Oct 14, 2019
APP’s OKI Pulp and Paper Mill in Indonesia had its start-up in late 2016. Being one of the largest in the world, the mill has hit several pulp production world records ever since. Valmet’s delivery scope comprised of key technology, including pulp drying and baling, evaporation, ash treatment, biomass drying and gasification, a lime kiln, green liquor handling, mill wide NCG collection and biomass boilers. Both pulp dryers, as well as the ash crystallizer, are the largest machines ever built, with the largest production capacity.
|Location||South Sumatra, Indonesia|
|Customer challenge||Meet the growing demand for pulp with a cost-efficient and sustainable new production line.|
New pulp mill with key technology from Valmet:
Pulp drying and baling:
Biomass dryer and gasification
Green liquor handling
Mill wide NCG collection
The project was a success, with highly skilled specialists from across the globe working closely together as a team - regardless of any language barriers. The mill has an annual production of 2.8 million tonnes of bleached hardwood pulp.
|Keywords||Chemical pulping, Complete pulp mills, Greenfield project, New lines, Indonesia, Asia Pacific|
World records at OKI pulp mill
APP’s OKI pulp and paper mill in Indonesia is one of the largest in the world. The mill has broken several world records since its start-up in 2016, while delivering top quality. The success of the project lies in the mix of the best pulp expertise and a true team effort.