Valmet strengthens its wastewater automation business in Korea by signing a distribution agreement with Hanchang

Valmet Oyj's trade press release on November 1, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. EET

Valmet has signed a distribution agreement for wastewater automation with Hanchang Corporation to strengthen its wastewater business in Korea. According to the agreement, Valmet provides its advanced wastewater automation and measurement technology, while Hanchang is responsible for the sales, engineering and service in Korea.

Hanchang has a well-established presence and strong track record in wastewater industry in Korea. Together with Valmet's strong automation expertise and advanced technology, the companies can expand wastewater automation and measurement business and help the wastewater industry to improve and optimize their processes.

"Through the cooperation with Valmet, we expect to be able to provide environmental technologies to sludge disposal in various sewage treatment plants and wastewater generating sites in Korea. This will help the plants to minimize their life-cycle cost with advanced automation technology," says Mr. Song Ha-jeong, CEO of Hanchang Corporation.

Valmet's automation and measurement solutions portfolio includes long tradition of pioneering innovative measurement solutions for wastewater. Valmet has over 1,000 references of solids measurement systems in municipal and industrial plants globally, with proven results.

Wastewater offering in Korean:

Valmet's solids measurement solutions for wastewater

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For further information, please contact:
Heli Karaila, Business Manager, Wastewater, Automation, Valmet, tel: +358 40 54 34 724

Jihwan Lee, Sales Manager, Automation, Korea, Valmet, tel: + 82 1063745551

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 2017 were approximately EUR 3.1 billion. Our more than 12,000 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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