The Pulp and Energy business line supplies complete pulp mills and process equipment for chemical and mechanical pulp production, as well as biomass- and waste-fueled power plants, boiler islands and related environmental systems. The business line’s customers are mainly pulp producers and power and heat producers. The most important geographical markets are Europe, South America and Asia.
Valmet’s solutions for pulp production are designed for high raw material efficiency and low chemical and water consumption. Pulp is used mainly as a raw material in producing various paper grades, including board, tissue and printing paper. It is also used for other applications such as textiles and hygiene products.
Valmet’s energy products include boilers, gasifiers, environmental protection systems and technology rebuilds. Valmet is a leading global supplier of biomass-based heat and power generation solutions. The company also supplies complete medium-scale heat and power plants that focus on using biomass and sorted waste.
Valmet’s emission control solutions are designed to secure safe operation with low emissions. In addition to pulp and energy applications, it has developed the technology to clean marine exhaust gas emissions.