Complete brownfield mill at CMPC Celulose Riograndense, Brazil
The new pulp line is an expansion to the existing Guaíba pulp mill in Rio Grande do Sul state, south of Brazil. The new line has a capacity of 1.3 million tonnes per year and can be upgraded to reach 1.5 million tonnes per year with minor investments. This is an addition to the existing capacity of the mill of 500,000 tons per year.
|Location||Guaíba mill, Rio Grande do Sul state in southern Brazil|
|Customer challenge||Meet the growing demand of pulp in the market with a cost efficient and sustainable new production line|
Valmet's delivery covered the main process islands of the 1.3 million ton pulp line, from the cooking plant to the bales that are shipped to final users, including:
Valmet's solutions for the Guaíba project were based on the best technologies available.
Pulping and fiber, South America, New lines