Pulping and fiber videos

Here you can learn more about our Pulping and fiber business unit.

Transportation of Valmet Evaporation units to Metsä Fibre Kemi bioproduct mill site
In May-June 2022, ten large evaporation units were transported to the Metsä Fibre Kemi bioproduct mill site. The transportations were done with a barge from the Ajos deep-sea port to the Kemi city port and through downtown Kemi to the site.
Special transportation of Valmet cooking components to Metsä Fibre Kemi bioprodcut mill site
Nine Valmet Continuous Cooking digester and ImpBin components were transported to the Kemi bioproduct mill site though the Kemi city center in late October – early November 2021.
Forward to a new era of textiles
Valmet is taking a strong role in the revolution of the textile industry. We see novel cellulose-based textiles and fiber-to-fiber textile recycling as the solution to a more sustainable and circular textile production. There are already existing technologies we can utilize – and new ones are underway. As our partner, you will have access to leading technology, automation and services to develop your sustainable textile fiber production.
Laboratory and piloting services to develop pretreatment technology for biobased chemicals and biofuels of the future
Valmet’s Fiber Technology Center enables pilot-scale testing for the pretreatment of biomass for further downstream processing to, for example, bioethanol, biochemicals or steam treated pellets.
Improve safety and refining performance with Valmet Refiner Segments – Pro safe
Reduce refining intensity and extend the life of disk refiner segments, while also providing a safer way to operate. Valmet Refiner Segments – Pro safe are 75% lighter than traditional cast disk refiner segments and can move refining performance forward. Let Valmet be your co-driver for success!
Södra Cell Värö pulp mill – experiences of the expansion project
Södra Cell Värö pulp mill is an excellent example of how continuous strategic investments to raise capacity and competitiveness pay off in performance. Hear the experiences from the Mill Manager, Production Manager and Fiberline and Pulp Drying Department Managers of the expansion project.
Upgrading the green liquor handling at Södra Mönsterås pulp mill
Södra Mönsterås pulp mill reduced their chemical consumption and optimized the performance. An important milestone in reaching the mill’s sustainability goals.
Latest innovations to improve quality and energy efficiency at pulp mills
By using latest innovations, the state of the art pulp mill has excellent energy efficiency, minimized chemical consumption, maximized raw material efficiency and the mill does not need any fossil fuel to run.
Future pulp mill with new value adding products
Future pulp mills can produce pulp as a main product even more sustainably, and also get more revenue from other value adding products like sulfuric acid, purified methanol, recycled textiles, extracted lignin, black pellets and sugars for various chemical products.
Valmet Remote Field Services - Suzano Imperatriz Shutdown
Valmet offered technical assistance services in the field with remote support using Valmet Performance Center (VPC), Augmented Reality Glasses and drones.
Södra Cell Värö pulp mill
Södra Cell Värö pulp mill is an excellent example of how continuous strategic investments to raise capacity and competitiveness pay off in performance.
Valmet's delivery to Metsä Fibre's Kemi bioproduct mill
Valmet will deliver the full production process from wood handling to baling, as well as automation system for the Metsä Fibre's Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland.
Reach your targets through long-term successful collaboration
Together we customize the agreement to your needs such as access to experts, high quality products & services, financial stability, or performance.
Valmet's way to serve
In this video, watch Valmet's services concept based on services offering, lifecycle collaboration with the customer to finding the right services combinations.
Shutdown service improves the reliability of Klabin’s Monte Alegre Paper Mill in Brazil
The shared values of safety, sustainability, quality and respect for others have taken Klabin and Valmet a long way forward. Watch the video and learn more.
Valmet Recovery Boiler
Our recovery boiler is more than a superb combination of state-of-the-art technical features with skillfully designed details. It’s a complete solution for your mill combining leading recovery boiler technologies and automation, and our network of service professionals is ready to back your operation – wherever, whenever.
Valmet Sulfuric Acid Plant – enabling circular economy at pulp mills
Valmet’s innovation makes it possible to recycle and reuse chemicals in pulp production. Valmet Sulfuric Acid Plant is an excellent example of Valmet enabling circular economy in pulp production. It turns odorous side streams into high-quality acid – making the most out of a pulp mill’s chemical circulation.
CMPC Guaíba pulp mill in Brazil
The new pulp line, started up in 2015, is an expansion to the existing Guaíba pulp mill and has a capacity of 1.5 million tonnes per year. This is an addition to the existing capacity of the mill of 500,000 tonnes per year.
Breaking world records at APP OKI pulp mill
APP’s OKI pulp and paper mill in Indonesia is one of the largest in the world. The mill has hit several world records since its start up in 2016, while delivering top quality. The success of the project lies in the mix of the best pulp expertise and a true team effort.
Maximizing total efficiency using Valmet Advanced Process Controls
Maximizing process performance is a critical success factor as it directly increases profitability by reducing the operational costs required to deliver an end product whether it be power, pulp or paper.
Key technology for Metsä Group's Äänekoski bioproduct mill
Metsä Group's bioproduct mill in Äänekoski was started up on August 15, 2017. Valmet's delivery to the mill included a recovery boiler, pulp drying line, gasification plant, lime kiln, sulfuric acid plant, and mill-wide Valmet DNA automation system.
The benefits of Valmet Smelt-X to recovery boiler operators are many. As most of the smelt bed is removed while the boiler is still operating, the whole boiler, including the remnants of the smelt bed, cools during depressurization after firing is stopped.
RoboPress PR-15
This compact press for high-capacity production of easy-to-handle bales meets the highest requirements for reliability and availability. RoboPress delivers RoboBaling technology’s proven cost-efficiency benefits in the production of up to 300 bales/h.
RoboStacker is a high-capacity stacker that can process up to 300 bales/h. The machine offers rapid and gentle handling of pressed, unwrapped and untied bales during lifting and stacking to produce bale units weighing up to 1000 kg.
Valmet RoboFolder is a folding machine that produces finished bales wrapped in pulp sheets or roll paper. This proven design produces smart, uniform finished bales at rates of up to 300 bales/h and has well-documented high availability from its use at well over one hundred mills around the world.
Inkjet Marker
This fully automatic system for efficient and reliable marking of pulp bales is part of a complete RoboBaling line. The Valmet inkjet marker applies high-quality printing to mark bales with company logos, pulp trademarks and other relevant information such as production data.
Valmet RoboTyer is a tying machine that automatically applies high-tensile steel wire around pulp bales at preselected positions. Each wire is tied at the bottom of the bale by a double-twisted knot.
The RoboStacktyer consists of a press unit and tying unit, for highly efficient production of smart, compact wire-tied bale units at a capacity of up to 50 units per hour. The units typically consisting of four to eight bales, which are then ready for shipping.
RoboCoiler WRUD-LC
RoboCoiler is the fastest and most cost-efficient dewiring solution for single bales. This fully automatic, high-capacity machine removes all wire configurations at rates of up to 140 bales/h.
RoboCoiler WRUD
RoboCoiler is the fastest and most cost-efficient dewiring solution for single bales. This fully automatic, high-capacity machine removes all wire configurations at rates of up to 140 bales/h.