Pulping and fiber articles

Pulping and fiber articles

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  • Jul 10, 2020

    Valmet performed remote start-up of dissolving pulp production at Arauco’s Valdivia pulp mill

    In the beginning of June 2020, the dissolving pulp production was started up at Arauco’s Valdivia pulp mill in Chile. In October 2019 Valmet delivered a rebuild of the batch cooking plant and the pulp drying line, which was part of an investment that would allow the mill to produce dissolving pulp. The rebuilt plant was first started up with market pulp. When it was time to start-up the dissolving pulp production it had to be performed from a distance due to the new Covid-19 situation.

  • Jun 2, 2020

    Ground breaking celebration at Amadeus project site

    Valmet and its partner Fortes are breaking the ground at LD Celulose’s project in Brazil. The team has in May 2020 celebrated the “first pile in the ground” that will be part of the foundation of the drying machine building.

  • Apr 29, 2020

    All for one

    Outsourcing of maintenance operations to Valmet has proven a powerful combination for Asia Symbol (Shandong) Pulp & Paper Co: both parties can focus on what they know best. This cooperation is fueled by the fact that they truly work as one team.

  • Apr 29, 2020

    The power of a shared journey

    The partnership between Stora Enso’s Beihai Mill and Valmet has continued since the pulp and board line installations in 2016. Their shared focus on continuous improvement has enabled Beihai Mill to become a benchmark for high-end white cardboard in China.

  • Apr 28, 2020

    Valmet Methanol Purification - Unleashing the green value of methanol

    Methanol is a pulp mill byproduct with great potential. Its better use may help a pulp mill lower the fuel costs, lower the carbon footprint and increase production.

  • Apr 24, 2020

    ARAUCO MAPA project - Building the future mill

    ARAUCO’s major expansion project in Chile - MAPA – is being constructed with a good pace. Once completed, the mill will focus on producing high-quality pulp and renewable energy. Advanced technology will secure efficient processes for years to come.

  • Apr 21, 2020

    Excelling with data

    Mondi and Valmet have joined forces to take the performance of Mondi's Syktyvkar pulp and paper mill to the next level. Central to their current performance agreement is the increased utilization of Valmet’s Industrial Internet - VII solutions, which enable better use of data and a more collaborative way of working.

  • Apr 17, 2020

    Learning together

    Valmet's Maintenance Schools and Roll Academies gather people from the pulp and paper industry to learn from Valmet and one another. They help secure the best possible knowledge and skills needed to maintain and operate the equipment throughout their lifecycles.

  • Mar 30, 2020

    PT. Riau Andalan Pulp & Paper signed a three years TwinRoll Repair Agreement with Valmet

    Kerinci Pulp Mill has signed a customized repair agreement with Valmet, covering their 35 TwinRoll Presses, to maintain high production and availability.

  • Mar 16, 2020

    Arne Asplund Mechanical Pulping Award 2020

    The Arne Asplund Mechanical Pulping Award for 2020 has been granted to Mr Bengt Åkerblom, Vårby, Sweden, the owner and founder of Dametric AB.

Pulping and fiber articles

10 of 101 documents