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Valmet and Södra Cell sign mill-wide Learning Agreement

Valmet and Södra Cell have signed a three-year agreement for Web-based training via the Valmet Online Learning portal. Valmet will provide online courses for all main mill processes to about 600 employees at…

San Salvador

An Advantage ViscoNip press combined with an Advantage ReDry web heater 

Customer: Alas Dorada Production: tissue Supplier: Valmet Start-up: by the end of 2017 Production rate: the main target for the rebuild is to raise production capacity by increasing press dryness, and enable improved…

Valmet OptiCoat Layer curtain coating station.

South Korea

Valmet to convert the Hansol Paper mill for thermal paper production

Customer: Hansol Paper Production: fine paper and thermal grades Supplier: Valmet Start-up: by 2018 Design speed: 1,500 m/min Width at reel: 5,300 mm Design production rate: 320,000 tons/year Characteristics: the target of the…


Valmet and Orora’s Botany Mill renewed the services agreement

Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year agreement to continue the supply of maintenance and technology services for board making line B9 at Orora’s Botany Mill in New South Wales, Australia. The…

From left to right Benoît Fécamp, Paper & Tissue Market, Global, Market Development and Aad Den Elzen, Business Development Director, Solar Turbines Power Generation; Jan Erikson, VP Sales, Tissue Mills Business Unit and Paolo Vezil, Product Sales Manager, Valmet.

Combined heat and power generation

Cooperation agreement between Valmet and Solar Turbines

Valmet and Solar Turbines Incorporated (a Caterpillar company)  have been forming a cooperation agreement to further develop their common activities in the integrated cogeneration field applied to the tissue production process. The target…


The FBB will be equipped with a new winder to increase winding capacity

Customer: Shandong Chenming Paper, Zhanjiang site in Guangdong province Production: folding box board Supplier: Valmet Start-up: 2018 Design Speed: 3,000 m/min Width: 9,620 mm wide (trimmed Web width) Production rate: 1,670 tonnes Characteristics:…

United Arab Emirates

A wide automation package for high-quality printing and writing paper grades by Valmet

Customer: Ittihad International Investment L.L.C. in Abu Dhabi Production: uncoated woodfree paper (WFU) grades Supplier: Valmet Start-up: the end of year 2018 Design Speed: 1,700 m/min Width: 7,100 mm Design Production rate: 1,200…


Tissue and Integrated Cogeneration: a path towards higher efficiency

Cogeneration is the combined production of electrical or mechanical and thermal energy obtained by the same primary source. A cogeneration plant is built of a gas turbine connected to an electrical generator. Its…

Installations&Startings | USA

Valmet to supply two Advantage NTT tissue productionlines to Sofidel America’s new mill in USA

Sofidel America is continuing its expansion in USA and recently announced their plans for a new greenfield plant in Circleville, Ohio. Valmet will deliver two Advantage NTT tissue lines including stock preparation equipment…

Installations&Startings | USA

Sofidel is to start up two new Valmet advantage NTT 200 machines

Within Q3 2018 Sofidel America – Sofidel’s US subsidiary – will be starting up two new Valmet Advantage NTT 200 tissue technology machines in the plant currently under construction in Circleville (Ohio). The…

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