Lowered gas consumption and improved energy efficiency with a new steam profiler at Metsä Tissue Mänttä Mill
Having had problems with fouling on conventional steamboxes, Metsä Tissue Mänttä Mill in Finland was doubtful about Valmet IQ Steam Profiler performance on its PM 10. Well, the doubts have been removed. In addition to better cleanliness, the results include lower Yankee hood gas consumption and improved moisture CD profiles.
|Challenge||Energy savings target, problems with fouling on conventional steamboxes|
|Solution||Valmet IQ Steam Profiler|
|Results||Energy savings targets of 10% on Yankee hood gas consumption reached. Better runnability and quality on the adjoining toilet paper converting lines due to improvements in moisture CD profiles. Fouling is no longer a problem.|
|Keywords||Tissue, Europe, Automation, Improvements|