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FITNIR to Supply Fibria's Aracruz Pulp Mill with Measuring Analyzers

FITNIR online pulp liquor analyzer FITNIR Online is a fully automated, online pulp liquor analyzer capable of sampling from multiple sources and testing multiple components simultaneously.

Nov. 9, 2018 - FITNIR Analyzers Inc. announced that it will supply Fibria's Aracruz pulp mill in Espírito Santo state, Brazil, with an online liquor analyzer and MC chip moisture analyzer.

The value of the order was not disclosed.

“FITNIR's capability of measuring key properties including moisture, solids, lignin, and organic and inorganic solids, as well as the ability to expand to new measurements in the future, was an immense draw for us,” said Estevão Frigini Mai, R&D Scientist at Fibria.

Thanh Trung, VP of Technology at FITNIR, commented, “We are thrilled to finally be working with Fibria on this breakthrough project. We anticipate great success with this implementation and look forward to the possibility of expanding to other process streams with Fibria, showcasing our ability to help optimize the pulp and paper industry in Brazil.”

Project delivery is expected to take place in mid-December 2018, with implementation and start-up in the first quarter of 2019.

FITNIR is a leading global supplier of innovative FT-NIR online, benchtop, kappa and now, moisture content analyzers. To learn more, please visit: fitnir.com.

SOURCE: FITNIR Analyzers Inc.