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Pulping and fiber articles

Pulping and fiber articles

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  • Jan 12, 2018

    A successful project with innovative customized solutions

    A challenging project became a resounding success, thanks to meticulous planning, follow-up and consensus in the project team. Innovative customized solutions made it possible to dismantle the old filters and install a new wash press in the existing premises rapidly and smoothly.

  • Jan 8, 2018

    Consistent pulp quality optimizes the process

    Cleaner pulp, higher, more consistent quality and reduced maintenance. These are some of the results since SCA’s liner mill in Obbola brought its new cooking plant into operation in 2015.

  • Oct 23, 2017

    Flexibility for the future

    To meet increasing product requirements and enhance safety, SCA Ortviken paper mill in Sweden installed a RoboCoiler pulp bale dewiring machine. The results have been excellent from several key perspectives. With a flexible process and improved working environment, the mill is ready for the future.

  • Oct 23, 2017

    Klabin's PUMA pulp project: largest private investment in Brazilian Paraná state

    The construction of a large-scale pulp facility is not an easy task. A greenfield project includes tonnes of equipment and thousands of people, from the project design phase to groundbreaking works, erection, commissioning, and the final start-up process. The key is to successfully gather different stakeholders from multidisciplinary teams.

  • Jul 3, 2017

    PeriVapor brings greater profitability to Hansol HomeDeco, South Korea

    In March 2017, Hansol Home Deco in South Korea installed the Valmet Mechanical steam separator (PeriVapor) directly after the Valmet defibrator on the mill’s line for Core fiber production.

  • Jun 20, 2017

    Irving leaps forward with Valmet CompactCooking

    When Irving Pulp and Paper of Saint John, New Brunswick, on the Atlantic coast of Canada, started up its new continuous pulping operation in March, 2016, it was a milestone in the Canadian pulp and paper industry. The two-phase modernization project for the bleached kraft pulp mill represented the largest investment in the Canadian industry since 1993.

  • Jun 9, 2017

    Borregaard installs first Valmet Inlet PF

    Borregaard in Norway is the first to equip its TwinRoll press with the new inlet box – ProFlow. The press has now been running for half a year without a single disturbance.

  • Mar 12, 2017

    Successful first EvoThrottle results in a second installation at Medite

    Medite Smartply, Clonmel, Ireland was the site of the first installation of the new Valmet EvoThrottle blow valve. That took place in mid-December 2015. After one year of operation the results are in.

  • Feb 14, 2017

    Production problems at Fibre-Excellence were solved through Performance Agreement

    Fibre-Excellence is a pulp mill located in Saint-Gaudens, South-West France. A few years back the mill was facing frequent breaks and severe losses. To solve their production problems, Fibre-Excellence decided to partner with Valmet. After signing a Performance Agreement, a team of experts from different parts of Valmet was appointed to work with the customer. Co-operation proved to be the key to solving the problems!

  • Jan 9, 2017

    Tomas Vikström new docent in Chemical engineering design

    Valmet's Tomas Vikström has held his general technical lecture: "Flow and rheology of fiber suspensions" at Chalmers University of technology in Gothenburg and by that received his docent title.

Pulping and fiber articles

10 of 53 documents