In August 2016, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Zhe Jiang Huachuan for a delivery of key technological units for PM8, located in Yiwu mill, Zhejiang Province, China.
A new PM8 (operating speed 700 m/min, reel trim 3460 mm) will be equipped with world class new technological items provided by PMP and will produce glassline papers. The project driving force is based on energy saving solutions & quality through application state-of-the-art technology.
PMP will deliver solutions from its Intelli-Paper® platform concept for papermakers. PMP will provide its first Intelli-Shaker® ever, which bring excellent formation and at the same time impressive paper quality. It enables PM capacity increase due to higher consistency in the headbox and it is proper to any paper grades.
A scope of delivery includes also a state-of the-art, 3 channel Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox which will also bring excellent formation and production flexibility for the mill (basis weight range from 28 to 90 g/m²). The headbox will include sophisticated Consistency Profiling System to ensure excellent basis weight control, resulting in uniform paper web structure and better CD basis weight profile. PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox Technology has become iconic – it is today a leading solution in the Pulp & Paper industry. It is a part of PMP Intelli-Paper® platform for papermakers. There are over 130 units working successfully on 6 continents.
In addition PMP will provide Intelli-Top® Former - a proved solution which assures the perfect formation and proper dewatering effectiveness as well as a new Intelli-Sizer® Metering Size Press, which will result with strong paper web & perfect printability.
The delivery, erection and start-up are scheduled for the second half of 2017.
About Zhe Jiang Huachuan:
Zhe Jiang Huachuan - Zhe Jiang Huachuan Industrial Group Co., Ltd. is located in Yiwu, Zhejiang Province, China. Company is working in several business areas such as: papermaking, printing and dyeing, chemical, technology, investment and more. Zhe Jiang Huachuan owns 6 wholly-owned and and holding companies in China. At present, the company covers an area of more than 20 million square meters and hires more than 1,600 employees. (learn more: www.huachuangroup.net)
PMP – a global provider of tissue, paper & board technology, has been supporting pulp and paper industry for over 160 years, executing projects on 6 continents, in 34 countries. Company with headquarters in Jelenia Góra, Poland, owns 6 facilities in 4 countries (Poland, USA, China, Italy). PMP is a recognized international player in both paper & tissue industry. At the end of December 2015, PMP introduced new branding initiative including launching a new logo & visual identity. (learn more: www.pmpgroup.com)