Customer case:

Hyogo Pulp invests in both quality and process control

Hyogo Pulp Tanigawa mill has responded to changing customer needs as an unbleached kraft pulp (UKP) maker. It has taken aggressive steps toward developing UKP manufacturing technology and with its highly efficient production system has grown to become the largest UKP supplier in Japan, ranking among the world's top suppliers.

SUMMARY
Location Hyogo pulp, Tanigawa mill, Japan
Challenge

the need for ISO standard pulp quality measurement results has increased recently and espcially for export grade pulp sheets.

Stablize the causticizing process.

Solution

Valmet Fiber Image Analyzer and Valmet Recovery Liquor Analyzer to ensure the highest quality of pulp in addition to improving process efficiency

Results

Faster measurement, easier procedure and more accuracy measurement results to ensure the high pulp quality and the causticizing process operation has been stable.

Keywords Pulp quality, stable causticizing, pulping, Japan

Fiber Image Analyzer

Designed for routine pulp and paper mill laboratory use as well as laboratory research, Valmet Fiber Image Analyzer (Valmet FS5) offers a comprehensive set of automated fiber measurements.

Recovery Liquor Analyzer

The Valmet Recovery Liquor Analyzer (Valmet Alkali R) provides tools to improve recovery boiler reduction performance with its unique on-line reduction degree measurement.