PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Metso Corporation

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Metsä Board Kyro Further Boosts Folding Boxboard Quality with Metso's Coat Weight Profiler Technology - Targeting superior visual appearance for demanding beauty and health care packaging - Metso.com
Metsä Board Kyro Further Boosts Folding Boxboard Quality with Metso's Coat Weight Profiler Technology

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Helsinki, Finland, 2014/12/23 - Targeting superior visual appearance for demanding beauty and health care packaging - Metso.com. MEO1V.HE

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Mining/Metal/Mineral Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Metsä Board Kyro mill, located in Kyröskoski, 40 km northwest of Tampere, Finland, started up Metso's coat weight profiler technology on its Board Machine 1 (BM1) in June 2014. By replacing a manual control with an accurate automated solution, the mill has been able to further boost the quality of its folding boxboard through significantly better coat weight CD profiles.

"The profiles are now much more even than when controlled manually. The 2-sigma value for the actuator-based profile was earlier 0.5 g/m², but it has now reached 0.1 g/m². This is a five-fold improvement," says Tomi Vähä-Ruohola, Operations Manager, Metsä Board Kyro. "Even profiles throughout the entire parent roll width are important because they result in better printability for our customers."

According to Vähä-Ruohola, Metso was selected as the profiler supplier based on its technological know-how and reliability, long-standing relationship with the mill, as well as its large installed automation system base and continuous service presence on site.

Kyro BM 1 produces high-quality fully-coated folding boxboard in the grammage range of 205 to 380 g/m2 for beauty care, health care and other demanding packaging and graphics. The machine has a trim width of 3.3 m and a speed of 660 m/min.

Metso's scope of delivery included a Metso IQ Coat Weight Profiler with 24 actuators and an IQ Coat Weight CD control. Metsä Board Kyro has steadily invested in improving the quality of its folding boxboard. In May 2013, the mill started up a new-generation Metso IQ Induction Profiler with new CD controls. The results gained with the solution include greatly improved CD caliper profiles and a reduced number of breaks.

Superior coat weight CD profiles and less broke
Cross-direction coat weight uniformity is an important factor not only with regard to quality but also in overall machine efficiency - especially after blade changes, rod changes and breaks. Metso IQ Coat Weight Profiler is a high-resolution CD coat weight profiler with actuator spacing down to 60 mm. It achieves accurate profiles both in blade and film coaters and meets the many challenges in today's coating processes.

"The major benefits include superior coat weight CD profiles, better runnability in the coater, as well as in the calenders and winders after the coater, and less broke after breaks and blade/rod changes. Additionally, the fiber savings are achieved as a result of thicker coat weight and less fiber being used," adds Juha Mykkänen, Sales Manager, Process Automation Systems, Metso.

Metso has the world's widest scope of automation solutions and services for the pulp and paper industry - from single measurements to mill-wide turnkey automation projects. It is the market leader in quality control systems as well as in control and on-off valves for this industry sector. The company also holds a leading position in pulp performance optimization with its advanced controls. Metso's system-independent solutions help customers lower their operating and maintenance costs.

Metsä Board is Europe's leading producer of folding boxboard, the world's leading manufacturer of coated white-top kraftliners, and a paper supplier. In 2013, the company's annual sales totaled EUR 2.0 billion. It has nine production units in three European countries and about 3,100 employees. Metsä Board is part of Metsä Group, one of the largest forest industry groups in the world. metsaboard.com

Metso's process automation solutions are designed to maximize the profitability of our customers' businesses by improving production performance and cost, energy and material efficiency. Our worldwide network of experts supports our extensive range of process automation solutions and services. We serve our customers in the pulp and paper and other process industries, power generation, marine, and oil & gas.

Metso (metso.com) is a leading process performance provider, with customers in the mining, oil and gas, and aggregates industries. Metso's cutting-edge services and solutions improve availability and reliability in minerals processing and flow control, providing sustainable process and profit improvements. Metso is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland. In 2013, Metso's net sales totaled EUR 3.8 billion. Metso employs approximately 16,000 industry experts in 50 countries. Expect results.

Contacts:
Juha Mykkänen, Sales Manager, Process Automation Systems, Metso, T: +358 40 543 4704 - E: juha.mykkanen[.]metso.com.
Teemu Mannila, Project Manager, Process Automation Systems, Metso, T: +358 40 861 1188 - E: teemu.mannila[.]metso.com.
Jussi Ollila, Vice President, Global Communications, Metso Corporation, T: +358 20 484 3212 - E: jussi.ollilametso.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Mining/Metal/Mineral Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Metso Corporation

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Mining/Metal/Mineral articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Metsä Board Kyro Further Boosts Folding Boxboard Quality with Metso's Coat Weight Profiler Technology

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Metsä Board Kyro Mill | Metso
Publisher Contact: Press Office - Metso.com 
+358 20 484 100 metso.info[.]metso.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Metso Corporation securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Mining/Metal/Mineral via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Metso Corporation / Company Profile


Read Mining/Metal/Mineral Most Recent Related Newswires:

GE and South32 Enter Digital Transformation Strategic Partnership
Metso & CDE Start Collaboration to Provide Comprehensive Solutions for the Manufactured Sand Market in India
Metso Honored with Best Foreign Entrepreneur 2016 Award in South Korea
New Metso Nordberg NP20 - Increased Capacity and Maintenance Friendliness for Aggregates Operators in Canada
Metso Digital Program Set to Accelerate Business Growth
Steady Technological Advancements Improve Opportunities for the South African Mining Explosives Market Finds Frost & Sullivan
Metso Launches Industry-changing Metso MX Crusher for Minerals Processing
Metso Introduces A New Digital Service Enabling Data-driven Operations and Improved Performance
Metso Introduces A Community-friendly Lokotrack® Urban™ Series to Enable Safe Rock Crushing in Cities
Metso Awarded for its Contribution to the Mining Industry and Economic Development of Local Community by the Basque Government
Metso Wins Recognition as A Leading Brand in the Brazilian Mining Sector for the Second Consecutive Year
Metso Announces New Distributor Model for Italy
Metso Receives Two Awards for its Outstanding Work in Enhancing Occupational Safety
Boliden Selects Metso to Supply Equipment for A New Surface Crushing Station to Aitik Copper Mine in Sweden
Metso's Upgraded PlantTriage Software Simplifies Real-time Performance Management and Strengthens Cybersecurity

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)