A reliable tail threading process decreases tail threading times, minimizes waste and improves safety. This means an investment in your process is an investment that pays for itself. Whether you need improvements in paper or board machines, we have an advanced tail threading solution that clearly enhances your production efficiency. Our comprehensive range of tail threading services, from preventive maintenance to tail threading study secures optimal operation of your equipment and reduces threading times.
Enhance the efficiency of the production line
Improving operator safety
Compared to conventional carrier rope systems, the ropeless and automated tail threading solutions achieve significantly shorter tail threading times. It also improves operator safety: no accidents due to ropes.
Our tail cutting and widening solutions for forming, press and dryer
sections provide better controllability and uniform tail quality for the tail
threading process. Tail cutting is performed with water jets or by a mechanical cutter such as TailCutter, a reliable solution for heavy paper, board and pulp grades.
Valmet Sheet Temperature Detector is a non-contacting temperature monitoring system. It measures either sheet or dryer surface temperature depending on case-specific circumstances and the operating status of the dryer section. It will improved tail threading and runnability.
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References and articles
Rebuild concept improves the performance of Laakirchen Papier’s PM10
Laakirchen Papier was looking for ways to improve the web stability of their PM10 machine and to prepare it for future production increases. Thanks to Valmet’s rebuild concept, they were quickly able to achieve their target to increase production speed.
PM 5 in Stora Enso's Veitsiluoto mill in Kemi, northern Finland, is able to produce more than 700 tonnes of LWC paper per day. In 2011, the company decided to invest in the line's runnability and efficiency. As a result, the number of production breaks and the amount of broke were significantly decreased.
Sappi Kirkniemi relies on Valmet
The pulp and paper industry faces major challenges in improving the economics of their operations. Papermakers are seeking new ways to concentrate on core business of making paper. Kirkniemi mill has taken advantage of Valmet’s skills and expertise to maintain critical machinery and secure production line availability.