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Valmet cylinder drying

Maximum efficiency with minimum energy consumption

In papermaking, it is vital to ensure maximum drying efficiency with minimum energy consumption. Valmet cylinder drying portfolio is able to provide perfect solutions for all customer needs regardless of your grade, machine speed, or basis weight. Our offering also includes rebuilds, components, and services, in addition to various drying analyses and optimization services.

Discover Valmet's cylinder drying selection


Get to know our cylinder drying product family OptiRun dryer section. Click on the link below to read and find out more on our drying solutions.

OptiRun dryer

An optimal selection of dryer sections to meet various production requirements, for new lines and rebuilds.

Proven technology for all needs


Valmet cylinder drying family features optimized steam consumption with effective ventilation and heat recovery for energy-efficient operation. As the efficiency of the entire machine is affected by the runnability of the dryer section, open draws are minimized and the wet web is well supported at the beginning of the dryer section. This ensures trouble-free web transport and production, regardless of machine speed or grade.

Controlled web shrinkage and stretch optimize end-product quality. Optimized geometry of single-fabric and double-fabric sections target even moisture profiles and flatness with minimum energy input.

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