Valmet and Sri Andal Paper Mills have signed an agreement for the supply of paper machine clothing to its new containerboard machine, which is located in Tamil Nadu, India. The agreement is valid as of August 2021.
The new containerboard making line is delivered by Valmet and is equipped with key containerboard machine technologies and will produce recycled liner, recycled fluting, corrugated kraft (kraft top recycled liner) grades with the basis weight range of 70-300 g/m2.
“Valmet has a good track record as a world-class paper technology supplier and they understand the dynamics of our project and believed in it. I’m very grateful for Valmet’s support and the expertise they’ve offered us so far”, says Mr. P. Subramaniam, Managing Director, Sri Andal.
Simplifying daily operations and optimizing start-up performance
The aim of the agreement is to improve the efficiency of daily operations and ensure a quick and smooth start-up
Valmet delivery includes Valmet Formic Fabrics OP, Valmet Press Felts EMX, Valmet Black Belt R DG and Valmet Dryer Fabrics OP. The agreement provides the framework for the delivery of fabrics.