Valmet to supply bleached chemi thermo mechanical pulp line to Sun Paper's Beihai mill in China
July 21, 2020
Valmet will supply the world's largest bleached chemi thermo mechanical pulp (BCTMP) line to Guangxi Sun Paper Co., Ltd's new Beihai mill in China. The start-up is scheduled for the 4Q 2021. The value of the order will not be disclosed.
Valmet's delivery is part of Sun Paper's new greenfield mill in Beihai, which will eventually have a total pulp and paper capacity of 3.5 million tonnes annually. This order complements the fine paper machine, automation and recovery boiler order, which Valmet announced in April 2020 and the cooking and fiberline order announced at the beginning of June.
The Valmet delivered BCTMP line is integrated to a folding box board line which will have capacity of 1,800 airdried metric tonnes per day.
Valmet's delivery includes the main equipment for the BCTMP line including the world leading refiner and wash press technology. The EPS delivery scope covers engineering, procurement and site supervision. Training, site services and corresponding spare parts are also a part of the scope.
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries.