Customer case:

Trouble-free production at Burgo’s Verzuolo paper mill

Remote condition analysis with Valmet’s expert services has proved an invaluable tool for achieving trouble-free production at Burgo’s Verzuolo paper mill in Italy. Burgo Verzuolo’s paper machine PM 9 is equipped with full scope control and quality systems automation to help monitor machine condition. In addition to the system, the mill utilizes a condition analysis service contract with Valmet to receive expert appraisals of the machine’s vibration conditions.

An expert analysis allows time to plan, order spare parts if necessary and avoid unplanned downtime.
Andreas Nuesse, Valmet vibration specialist, Dörpen, Germany
Summary
Location Verzuolo, Italy
Customer challenge

Need for expert analysis of vibration signals, improve availability and reduce maintenance

Solution Condition monitoring covering mechanical condition measurement and the performance of machines based on vibration measurements as well as other machine parameters from the Valmet DNA Process Automation System
Results

Expert advises the mill of where to focus maintenance resources. If a problem is found, the expert analysis allows time to plan, order spare parts if necessary and avoid unplanned downtime.

Keywords Remote condition analysis, Automation, Europe

Condition monitoring

Valmet condition monitoring solutions produce the real-time machine health information you need for effective planning and scheduling of maintenance operations.

Distributed control systems (DCS)

Valmet's inventions in Distributed Control Systems (DCS) give you complete control of all your processes and provide user-friendliness and transparency that go far beyond traditional automation systems.