Pulping and fiber articles

Pulping and fiber articles

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  • Jan 27, 2023

    Valmet’s training simulator gives positive results at Södra Cell Mörrum

    As part of the successful upgrade of the recovery boiler control system at Södra Cell’s Mörrum mill, Valmet supplied a training simulator for DCS testing and operator training. The results were a success: a smooth start-up of the boiler, confident operators, and plans for another simulator.

  • Jan 26, 2023

    Arauco's MAPA project makes progress and produces the first pulp bale from its new production line

    On Friday, January 20, 2023, Arauco produced the first bale of pulp by the new production line of the Arauco MAPA project, which includes major improvements to line 2 and the installation of this new production line (line 3) at the Arauco pulp mill, located in the Biobío region, in Chile.

  • Jan 23, 2023

    NAPP and Valmet reach record success together

    Since its start-up in July 2021, Ningbo Asia Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd.’s (NAPP) bleached chemi-thermomechanical pulp (BCTMP) line, with a large scope of delivery from Valmet, has been hitting capacity records.

  • Jan 23, 2023

    All the pieces coming together for fossil free pulp production

    Construction of the Metsä Fibre Kemi bioproduct mill is in full swing, with 3,500 people working at the site to start up a mill that is world class in energy, environmental, and material efficiency. The completely fossil fuel free new mill is scheduled to start up in the third quarter of 2023.

  • Jan 23, 2023

    Strong teamwork brings success to SCA Obbola

    SCA’s increased production capacity project at their kraftliner mill in Obbola, Sweden, is nearing completion. Close collaboration and good dialogue between the SCA and Valmet teams have delivered positive results. The five-year investment project is called Expansion Obbola, and it will be completed in 2023. Despite the challenges posed by the Covid pandemic, Valmet has successfully delivered machinery for two of the subprojects: a new lime kiln and a fiberline upgrade.

  • Jan 4, 2023

    Successful start-up of Expansion Södra Cell Värö 2.0

    Södra Cell’s mill in Värö, Sweden, continues to make stepwise and targeted investments for a brighter future. The latest expansion project was successfully started up in October 2021, six months ahead of the original plan. Valmet was a key partner in the capacity increase and two sub-projects on the fiber line and pulp drying line.

  • Jan 2, 2023

    Valmet simulators assist effective and safe management at LD Celulose’s new pulp mill

    Valmet has delivered all the simulators to support the control system tests and operator training at LD Celulose’s new mill in Indianópolis, Brazil. The Valmet Training Simulator is utilized in all process islands, from start to finish of production, with a total of 14 process areas.

  • Dec 22, 2022

    Developing new innovations to speed up the green transition at Metsä Group’s Äänekoski mill

    Right from the start of the planning Metsä Group’s bioproduct mill in Äänekoski was planned to take pulp production to a new level. In the mill, every single bit of the wood raw material and production side streams are utilized to achieve maximum material and energy efficiency.

  • Oct 19, 2022

    Rewriting the textbook with Eukaliner®

    Klabin’s Puma II project in Brazil is making history with new standards for kraftliner production. Their new PM 27 board machine has already achieved impressive results producing Eukaliner® – the world’s first kraftliner using 100 percent eucalyptus.

  • Oct 19, 2022

    The future of the bioindustry

    Project Star is one of the largest private investments in Brazil in the last 20 years, and it has made Bracell the largest producer of dissolving pulp in the world. The mill runs without any fossil fuels and can produce up to three million tonnes of kraft pulp per year.

Pulping and fiber articles

10 of 186 documents