Valmet to Supply OKI Pulp & Paper Mills with Key Equipment for New Pulp Mill

Part of Valmet's delivery for OKI Pulp & Paper Mills' new pulp plant will be a large evaporation system.

Fe. 17, 2014 - Valmet recently signed a contract with OKI Pulp & Paper Mills for the supply of key technology for a pulp mill project in South Sumatra, Indonesia.

Valmet's delivery includes the following parts of the pulp mill: two biomass gasifiers, two biomass boilers, an evaporation system, two lime kilns and two pulp dryers.

The value of the order is approximately EUR 340 million.

"This a good start for the new Valmet and for year 2014," said Pasi Laine, CEO and President of Valmet Corporation. "This order is unique by the scale of the parts to be supplied. The evaporation system and pulp dryers to be supplied will be the largest in the world."

The new mill is expected to produce approximately 2 million ADT (Air Dried Tonnes) of pulp per year.

Commercial production is expected to begin in 2016.

Valmet Corporation is a leading global developer and supplier of services and technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries. To learn more, please visit: www.valmet.com.

SOURCE: Valmet Corp.