Services articles

Services articles

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  • Apr 6, 2020

    Now available: Intelligent roll remote support service

    In these exceptional times, remote services provide papermakers with quick and safe access to Valmet’s expertise. Intelligent roll remote support and data analysis services provide a tool for supporting onsite actions and maintenance, as well as optimizing the papermaking process. Avoiding unplanned shutdowns and improving profiles mean less broke, better runnability, higher quality and cost savings.

  • Mar 11, 2020

    Soft rubber covers for sizing

    Sizing adds value to the paper quality by enhancing its properties. Sizing paper with starch can increase both the surface strength of the paper, as well as the bulk strength. Sizing or pigmenting can also be applied with PVA or silicone which transforms the base paper into release paper. Additionally, sizing can be used to densify and seal the paper surface, thus reducing the absorption, for instance, from the coating process.

  • Mar 11, 2020

    Uncompromised roll cover performance for sizing and coating

    Valmet is the market leader in film coaters and sizers, and has developed a great deal of related process know-how. We have put this expertise to good use in developing new roll cover materials that deliver uncompromised sizing and coating performance with both grooved and smooth rods, as well as with coating blades.

  • Feb 17, 2020

    A breakthrough in cylinder surface cleaning: “The change was unbelievable.”

    In 2019, one of the development projects was improving doctoring on the dryer section to meet the quality requirements of production. Special attention was paid to the cleaning of cylinder surfaces in the dryer section following the introduction of a new product group.

  • Jan 3, 2020

    Valmet China has successfully extended capacity in Services Centers

    With the extensions and new capacity investment, as well as company’s other current locations in China, Valmet will further strengthen its commitment to Chinese market.

  • Dec 12, 2019

    What’s in the recovered paper?

    Recovered paper is a valuable raw material for Smurfit Kappa Hoya Mill, which uses recovered paper for container board production. With Valmet Bale Tester, the mill gets an objective and fair view on the raw material content and quality.

  • Dec 12, 2019

    New Valmet Pulp Dryer Fold-up Hatches Changing the game

    Valmet’s new pulp dryer fold-up hatches have proved a game changer for Stora Enso’s Imatra Mills: The previously risky operation of pulp dryer hatches has become easier, faster and safer.

  • Dec 12, 2019

    Winning with outsourcing

    Uni Viridas delivers fuel and sells heat and electricity from their biomass power plant in Babina Greda, Croatia. Everything else is looked after by Valmet. This successful cooperation was continued with the operation and maintenance contract’s extension in early 2019.

  • Nov 13, 2019

    Wet pressing performance much improved!

    N R Agarwal has been able to reduce web breaks, increase speed and boost post-press dry content on its PM5 with Valmet’s Intelligent Roll Solutions for press efficiency.

  • Oct 21, 2019

    Making the right choices to boost wet pressing efficiency

    Wet pressing has an impact all the way from paper machine drying capacity and web runnability to end product properties. The secret of process efficiency often lies in making the right choices for the press section consumables.

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