Customer case:

Modern Karton Enhances Consistency Control in PM4 with Valmet OCR

Sep 26, 2023

Facing challenges in achieving accurate and reliable consistency measurements, Modern Karton, Turkey, turned to Valmet for a solution that could withstand harsh conditions. By implementing Valmet Optical Consistency Measurement (Valmet OCR) in PM4, the mill achieved significant improvements in their consistency control process.

Operator handling Valmet Optical consistency Measurement at Modern Karton
We have been using Valmet OCR for three years, and we haven't experienced any malfunctions or significant sensor wear. Valmet OCR excels in areas where other products fall short.
Valmet produces its new products in a way to support its previous ones. This is a good reason of preference for us. Besides I have witnessed Valmet's unwavering support throughout our partnership, receiving timely guidance and technical assistance whenever needed. It's also very valuable to us.
Berkay Ayan, PM4 Electrical and Automation Engineer, Modern Karton


Location Modern Karton, Turkey
Customer challenge
  • Modern Karton manufacturers paper using 100% recycled paper for production.
  • Difficulties with accurately monitor and control consistency levels.
  • The mill had previously used a device with similar measurement capabilities, but it failed to deliver satisfactory results and frequently malfunctioned.

Valmet Optical Consistency Measurement (Valmet OCR)

  • Valmet OCR is suitable for demanding applications with its multipoint calibration
  • The probe is engineered for robustness to withstand the harsh physical environment of recycle fiber processes
  • Operators gained unprecedented visibility into the process
  • Durability and precision necessary for demanding process
  • Minimizes costs and reduces downtime during maintenance and replacements
  • Improved product quality and operational efficiency

Keywords Paper, Europe, Automation