Fiber technology center

Laboratory and piloting services

Pulp mill fiber technology center

Fiber Technology Center (FTC) is a great asset for companies in the pulping and biorefinery business. You can take advantage of decades of experience, using FTC’s versatile laboratory and pilot testing equipment.

The whole journey from lab tests to full scale production


Personnel with industry competence

FTC’s personnel have a long experience and good understanding of industrial applications. We make use of this industry competence in our lab and pilot trials and in how we interpret the results. As a customer, you get a partner who always is dedicated to assist you to achieve your objectives.

Reliable results from unique lab and pilot testing equipment

FTC has the analytical capabilities to support research and development in the industries that we serve. Our laboratory and pilot testing equipment is very flexible and can be configured to meet each customer’s unique needs.

FTC has also accumulated a large bank of reference data, which are used for performance predictions and benchmarking. Our focus areas are:

  • Biorefining
  • Chemical pulping
  • High yield pulping

You can also participate in the trials and experiments. FTC gives you the opportunity to get involved at every stage, whether your aim is to optimize your existing processes or develop new processes.

Our expertise is at your service

Our expertise is at your service

Our focus is to bring your performance forward utilizing our extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of pulp process technology. Get in touch with our experts through your local Valmet office, or the link below.

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