Good News from Fri, 24 September, 2010:

Vaahto rebuilds a board machine in Indonesia

Vaahto Pulp & Paper Machinery has received the second order within a short period of time from Indonesian PT Fajar Surya Wisesa Tbk (Fajar Paper). The PM7 board machine of the Jakarta based mill will be rebuilt entirely. The value of the order is approximately 10 million euro.

The project delivery comprises two headboxes, extension of the fourdrinier with a Top-Former unit and an additional upper wire. A Vaahto Film-sizer and a hardnip calendar will be installed to the dry-end of the machine. Installation supervision, training and start-up services are essential parts of the delivery. Majority of the equipment will be manufactured in Vaahto´s workshops in Hollola and Tampere in Finland.

Fajar PM7’s main product is linerboard for the packaging industry. The line will be shut down for the rebuild in the later part of 2011. The goal of the renovation is to significantly improve the mill’s production capacity of the mill, and the quality of the paperboard.

Vaahto Pulp & Paper Machinery is part of Vaahto Group, which is a globally operating high technology company serving process industry in the fields of pulp and paper machinery and process machinery.