Valmet to supply quality management solution to SMI Coated Products Pvt Ltd in India

Aug 13, 2021

Valmet will deliver Valmet IQ Moisturizer and Valmet IQ Converting Scanner with IQ Silicon measurement including IQ Moisture CD/MD Control to SMI Coated Products Pvt Ltd, which is located in Ambernath, Mumbai, India. The delivery is scheduled in the fourth quarter, 2021.

“In our path of growth, SMI has always been looking to constantly improve its operation and products. Our challenge has always been within ourselves. Do better today that what we did yesterday is our motto. With this motto we are pleased to have Valmet on board for our upcoming machine’s scanning and moisturizing, The understanding and implementation of moisturizing as well as scanning technology owned by Valmet is proven worldwide. We are looking forward to utilizing their expertise in this field soon and I’m sure with their dynamic approach, it will lead to a lasting relationship.” says Mr. Ajay Mehta, Managing Director, SMI Coated Products Pvt Ltd.


“We are honored to contribute to SMI’s growth path on its new silicon coating machine. This is the first silicon measurement we provide to Indian customers. Our converting scanner can provide accurate moisture and silicon measurements respectively with one sensor, no base paper compensation needed hence better accuracy levels can be achieved especially with very low silicon coat weight.” says Ramesh Chandra, Sales Manager, India, Automation, Valmet.  


Technical details about Valmet’s delivery


Valmet’s delivery includes Valmet IQ Moisturizer, Valmet IQ Converting Scanner with IQ Silicon measurement and IQ Moisture MD/CD Controls, to provide accurate measurement of silicon coat weight and moisture with uniform moisture levels across the sheet in all process situation and achieves better sheet flatness and lower operation costs. Start up and commissioning services also included to ensure the smooth start up and operation.



Information about SMI Coated Products Pvt Ltd

SMI Coated Products Private Limited is one of India’s largest label stock companies. The company puts strong emphasis on customization for label processor clients, in order to deliver best-fit solutions.

SMI brings packaging solutions in sheets & rolls, encompassing water-based & hot melt alternatives, based on packaging surface suitability.


For further information, please contact:

Pravin Tripathi, Head of Sales & Services, India region, Automation, Valmet, tel. +91 9930250114

Ramesh Chandra, Sales Manager, India region, Automation, Valmet, tel. +91 9962200202



Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.


Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bioenergy production. Our advanced services and automation solutions improve the reliability and performance of our customers' processes and enhance the effective utilization of raw materials and energy.


Valmet's net sales in 2020 were approximately EUR 3.7 billion. Our more than 14,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward – every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland, and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.


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