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New solution for fibre recovery and pulp thickening

ESPOO, FINLAND - VALMET HAS introduced a pressure-fed bow screen, a versatile new addition to its stock preparation offering. The solution reinvents the traditional bow screen with a new, user-friendly design and improved nozzle arrangement enabling higher capacity and greater runnability than before.

Working to maximize the effectiveness of fiber recovery and pulp thickening pro cesses, Valmet pressure-fed bow screen is ideal for tissue making applications. Other primary applications of the equipment include shower water protection filtration, police filtration, felt hair removal and deinking stock washing.

“A primary driving force behind the new design was our goal to provide a better, safer, userexperience for our operators at the mill level,” explains Tony Bjorkenius, business manager, disc filters, services, Valmet. “The equipment is engineered to provide better accessibility than ever before, with the focus on service, maintenance and everyday use.”

Valmet pressure-fed bow screen is the company’s first new product that specifically leverages the technology, engineering and expertise gained from acquired company GL&V. The product launch reinforces Valmet’s services approach “Shared Journey Forward”, a set of commitments that promises customers solutions built on their unique needs, safety, trust and accessibility.



January/February 2020