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Welcome to learn more about Valmet's technology and services offering! This section includes articles that highlight customer cases and success stories around the world, stories about Valmet's innovations and products, as well as give food for thought.

For those interested in helpful tips and practical methods for maintaining and finetuning your processes and equipment, we offer Up & Running articles that are intended to help you keep your paper, board, tissue and pulp machines up and running.

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  • Apr 25, 2017

    Chemical recovery technical papers and upcoming dissolving tank explosion webinar

    Valmet will present several papers at the upcoming International Chemical Recovery Conference in May. This article provides abstracts of the papers, as well as a link to an upcoming free webinar on "Preventing dissolving tank explosions."

  • Apr 25, 2017

    A rolling stone gathers no moss

    In addition to offering high-quality paper machine clothing, Valmet’s target is to walk along the customer all through their production process. This has been noticed at Schoellershammer PM 5 as well.

  • Apr 24, 2017

    New way to save bulk in board-making

    Valmet’s recently developed Aqua cooling calendering is an interesting approach to saving on bulk. The method is based on the fact that pilot calendering trials usually give a better bulk to surface smoothness ratio than results from an operational mill. The reason for this is that the paper or board web is colder in the pilot machine and hotter under actual mill conditions.

  • Apr 24, 2017

    SE Ingerois uses Aqua cooling calendering to save bulk

    Lighter board with better strength properties and lower cost with higher quality: this is the reality for board makers. Stora Enso’s Ingerois Mill in Finland has been improving lightness and bulk for decades. Aqua cooling calendering helped the mill with its light-weighing goal.

  • Apr 20, 2017

    80% less winding broke with iRoll at Sappi Alfeld

    With Valmet’s iRoll technology and optimal control strategy for each grade, Sappi Alfeld has reduced winder broke by 80% on its PM 2.

  • Apr 20, 2017

    Belgian cheese produced with help of Valmet DNA

    Belgian cheese is produced by Passendale with help of Valmet DNA automation system. The outdated automation system was recently replaced with Valmet's automation.

  • Apr 18, 2017

    Industrial Internet and service agreements provide value (case studies)

    The combination of industrial internet and performance service agreements have benefited several mills worldwide, adding value to their operations. This article provides a glimpse at two such mills, and includes a link to Valmet's webinar which will feature the industrial internet and remote solutions.

  • Apr 18, 2017

    Valmet goes underground to help treat wastewater

    The Kakolanmäki waste water treatment plant, jointly owned by 14 municipalities, has been operating in the southern Finnish city of Turku since the beginning of 2009. Since the plant is built underground it has a more constant and higher temperature than surface facilities, a distinct advantage for treatment conditions. It is able to process the wastewater from 300,000 people and various industrial sources in a way that considerably reduces the nutrient load on the Baltic Sea.

  • Apr 11, 2017

    Free webinar by Valmet at PaperCon 2017

    Paper- and board-makers are invited to a free technology webinar on Monday, May 24. As part of Valmet's activities at PaperCon 2017, we will broadcast our Technology Seminar via a webinar. Valmet experts will be on hand for in-person and virtual Q&A after the webinar.

  • Apr 6, 2017

    DoubleDoc doctor solution significantly reduces sheet breaks

    Iggesund Paperboard installed a Valmet double doctor solution, with the result that the board machine is running more stably and with less downtime.

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