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Pulp and Paper

Automation upgrade to boost availability and production (27/08/2013)
Metso has received an order from the Sofidel Group to upgrade the automation of Tissue Machine 1 and water treatment at its Délipapier plant in Frouard, France.
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Modernised press control boosts reliability in newspaper presses (22/01/2013)
Article image Edda Trykk, the second largest publisher in Norway, is to upgrade its Printa press control and shaftless drive systems at one of its newspaper printing facilities.
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Retrofitted PLC future-proofs paper converting machine (23/10/2012)
Article image A large paper converting machine, located at Stora Enso’s UK Stowmarket facility, has been retrofitted with Siemens S7 PLCs to address issues of control system obsolescence and faltering performance.
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Pulp and paper production efficiency increased 25/09/2012
Mondi, an integrated packaging and business paper manufacturer, has partnered with Tieto and Metso to increase the efficiency and profitability of pulp and paper production at its Syktyvkar Mill in Russia. Full Story...

Remote monitoring of critical instruments with wireless adapters 10/07/2012
The introduction of FieldKey wireless adapters from ABB has allowed Lafarge Plasterboard to monitor critical field instruments remotely from the plant control room. Full Story...

Optimisation solution increases chemical efficiency at pulp & paper mill 25/05/2012
Advanced controls together with analysers are helping a Burgo ardennes pulp & paper mill to face the challenge of running the fibre line more effectively and preserving the fibre quality properties at the same time. Full Story...

Printing, converting and finishing finishing machines beneift from flexible drives 07/03/2012
Every system made by Rotary Logic Systems is bespoke, whether it is high precision security foiling for anti-counterfeit applications, specialised in-line, high speed flexographic/gravure printing processes or sophisticated machinery for the medical industry. One factor is common throughout the machinery range and that is that Control Techniques has been chosen to supply the drives, servo-drives and servo-motors. Full Story...

Paper mill project win for Honeywell 21/02/2012
Honeywell has been selected by Kahramanmaras Kagit Sanayi ve Ticaret (KMKPAPER) a Turkish paper manufacturer, to deploy its ExperionMX Quality Control System (QCS) and Experion Process Knowledge Control System (PKS) at a new paper mill based in Kütahya, Turkey. Full Story...

Systems, measurement products and valves for new Stora Enso project 17/01/2012
Metso has received an order from the new Stora Enso containerboard production line at Ostroleka in Poland which, when completed, is expected to produce 455,000 tonnes of light-weighted testliner per year. Full Story...

New replaces old analyser technology at the Billerud Karlsborg mill 10/10/2011
The Karlsborg pulp and paper mill in Sweden has specified a Metso Kappa Q analyser to replace two old units in its bleached softwood kraft fiber line. Full Story...

Driving forward with energy saving compressed air system for printing machines 18/08/2011
Hobbs the Printers, one of the UK’s largest and oldest established specialist print firms, has succeeded in reducing its energy costs through the installation of Elmo Rietschle compressors and vacuum pumps fitted with variable-speed AC drives from Vacon. Full Story...

Quality control systems chosen for paper mills 16/08/2011
Metso is to supply four IQ systems to replace aging quality control systems in three separate Sappi mills in Europe. Full Story...

Yokogawa signs global partnership agreement with ANDRITZ 08/04/2011
Yokogawa Electric Corporation has been selected by Andritz as a global partner for the provision of process control systems, field instruments, and process analysers for their customers’ metal and pulp and paper plants. Full Story...

Automation and valves for Russian mill project 19/11/2010
Mondi has completed of its STEP project at the Syktyvkar mill, which it believes is the largest mill modernisation project in the Russian pulp and paper industry in the last 30 years. Full Story...

Newsprint producer upgrades paper machine control system 20/04/2010
Aylesford Newsprint orders new process control system and commissioning services from Metso for its PM14. Full Story...