Board and paper mills
Customer driven product development
Did you know that 40% of the paper and board in the world is produced with Valmet machines? It is no wonder that we like stay in close collaboration with our customers so that we can continuously develop new products and processes that meet customer needs for lower energy consumption or using raw materials more efficiently.
At Valmet we have the expertise and technology to understand your production-specific process, from furnish preparation to paper and baseboard making, sizing, coating, calendering, reeling, winding and wrapping needs. Our experienced and skilled people support you all the way from planning to the project phase, through commissioning and start-up to continuous production – throughout the entire lifecycle of the machine line.
By choosing the original Valmet machinery and products, you guarantee that your operations – and profit- stay up and running. Uninterrupted.
Customer success stories
Raw material savings with refining rebuild
JSC Arkhangelsk PPM, the biggest containerboard manufacturer in Russia, has recently invested significantly as they strive to increase capacity, product quality, cost efficiency and sustainability. OptiFiner Pro refiners helped the Novodvinsk mill to meet its targets with an upgraded stock preparation system.
Valmet IQ - The smart way forward in quality management
For pulp and paper producers, the business environment has never been tougher. To meet the demands for ever more competitive and efficient production Valmet introduces a totally product family concept for on-line quality control and monitoring of the paper making process.
Improved efficiency for paper and board making with OptiRunner dryer fabric
The demands placed on paper and board machine clothing are high, as the fabrics have to support the smooth operation of the entire production line. Dryer fabrics also need to withstand high temperatures, high fabric wear risk caused by mechanical seals and rolls, as well as high-pressure cleaning up to 600 bars.
Sustainable board making at Anhui Shanying
Shanying Paper’s two new paper machines produce lightweight yet strong recycled containerboard while using less energy and raw materials. The new PM 6 is the first Chinese gap containerboard machine with double layer headbox.
Smoothing the way at Skoghall
Skoghall renewed their old smoothing press cleaning device and improved the roll cover durability, choosing Valmet’s new OptiCleaner Roll cleaning device and PressKodiak press roll cover.