Voith Earns Maintenance Contract from Spanish Papermaker Alier S.A.

April 18, 2012 - Voith Paper said that spanish paper producer Alier S.A. has contracted Voith to take over the complete maintenance of its stock preparation, paper machines, finishing and water treatment facilities at Alier's Rossello paper mill in Spain for a minimum of five years.

According to Voith, this performance-based resident maintenance contract that, along with daily maintenance operations, includes the implementation of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) which will provide the mill with information for preventive maintenance, shutdown management and material functions.

Alier produces recycled linerboard and kraft paper. Its mill operates two paper machines with a combined production capacity of 170,000 tons per year.