Metso to Supply Recovery Boiler, Evaporator Plant to Eldorado Celulose e Papel

Feb 1, 2011 - Metso said that it will supply a new recovery boiler and evaporation plant for Eldorado Celulose e Papel S.A.ís new greenfield pulp mill in Tres Lagoas, Brazil.

The value of the order was not disclosed.

Start up of the new plant is expected in the fourth quarter of 2012.

According to Metso, the recovery boiler will be the largest on the American continent, with capacity of 6.800 tons of dry solids per day (tDS/day) and steam generation of 308 kg/s.

The evaporation plant will be the largest single line evaporation plant in the world, with 6 thermal stages and capacity of 1600 tons per hour, Metso added.

Eldorado Celulose e Papel S.A. is a newly established pulp company and a newcomer in the pulp and paper industry, but already has plans to build three parallel pulp lines to produce a total of 5 million tons per year when the project is complete. The company is owned by J&F Holding and MCL Enterprises, most notably known for business in the food segment.