Dr. Franz Feurstein installs online monitoring system for PM3 at its paper mill in Traun, Austria

30 August 2017

In the course of rebuilding its paper machine PM3, Dr. Franz Feurstein paper mill in Traun, Austria, is also expanding the existing online condition monitoring system with the multifunctional SPM online system Intellinova, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.

The new measuring points are equipped with DuoTech accelerometers. DuoTech combines vibration and shock pulse measurements with the patented HD ENV and SPM HD measurement techniques in a single sensor, thus offering maximum pre-warning times for deteriorating mechanical condition.

The Feurstein paper mill has installed the online monitoring system from SPM on PM3, the pulper, the screens and the headbox pump. Ancillary equipment as well as paper machines PM1 and PM2 are monitored at regular intervals with the SPM data logger Leonova Diamond.

The paper mill Dr. Franz Feurstein, a member of the delfort group, concentrates on the production of tipping base papers, "ecopac" papers for the food industry, thinprint papers and special cigarette papers.

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