Andritz to Supply Fiberline Equipment for Modernization of Stora Enso's Oulu Mill

Stora Enso's Oulu Mill in Finland.

Oct. 18, 2013 - Andritz said that it has received an order from Stora Enso to supply equipment for modernization of the fiberline at the Oulu mill in Finland.

According to Andritz, the goal of the modernization project is to improve operational cost efficiency by increasing energy efficiency and reducing chemical consumption.

The scope of supply includes a cooking upgrade with a new Help pre-steaming chip silo and supply of a new bleaching stage with a drum displacer washer.

The modernized plant will be started up in two phases in 2014 and 2015.

The Oulu mill has an annual production capacity of 1,125,000 tons of coated wood-free paper and 370,000 tons of oxygen-bleached long-fiber pulp.

Andritz Pulp & Paper is a global supplier of equipment, systems, and services for the production and processing of all types of pulps, paper, tissue, and board. For additional information visit: www.andritz.com

SOURCE: Andritz