News - Voith Paper Máquinas e Equipamentos Ltda, São Paulo

News - Voith Paper Máquinas e Equipamentos Ltda, São Paulo

Voith Paper Máquinas e Equipamentos Ltda, São Paulo

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News - Voith Paper Máquinas e Equipamentos Ltda, São Paulo

Newsgrafik #122181
 29.01.2019

On a visit to Voith, CEO of German Koehler Paper Group inspects the ...  (Company news)

... manufacturing process of the world’s largest MG cylinder

- New cylinder has a diameter of 7.3 meters
- Equipment is being manufactured at Voith’s plant in São Paulo

Picture: Kai Furler, CEO of German Koehler Paper Group, inspects the manufacturing process of the world’s largest MG cylinder, accompanied by Hjalmar Fugmann, President of Voith Paper South America

Voith’s South American headquarters, located in the Jaraguá district in São Paulo, Brazil, welcomed Mr. Kai Furler, CEO of the German Koehler Paper Group, for a visit in the first half of December 2018. The executive came to Voith Brazil to inspect the manufacturing process of the world’s largest MG cylinder (with a diameter of 7.3 meters, weighing 180 tons), which will be shipped in early 2019 to Koehler’s mill located in the German city of Kehl.

The Koehler Paper Group, already leading the market with a variety of specialty papers, will use the new paper machine with its MG cylinder to produce paper for flexible packaging, aiming at replacing petrol-based packaging with fiber-based materials from renewable sources. The goal is to replace plastic with paper where it is viable.

Manufactured out of carbon steel plates, the MG cylinder yields higher smoothness on one side of the paper during the manufacturing process. As Koehler’s long-standing business partner, Voith has already supplied other machines to the German paper producer.

Manufactured entirely in Brazil, the MG cylinder stands for the quality and reliability of the work carried out by Voith’s Brazilian staff, and it bears witness to the capabilities of the manufacturing shop located in São Paulo, which produces components for customers worldwide. In addition to the MG cylinder, Voith Brazil’s scope of supply includes smaller, 1.8-meter diameter cylinders that will also be shipped to Koehler’s plant in Kehl.

During his visit, Kai Furler toured the entire Voith plant in São Paulo, including the Tissue Innovation Center, an industry benchmark for the development of new products.

“The visit was excellent, and the cylinder will soon be shipped to its final destination,” said Hjalmar Fugmann, President of Voith Paper South America. “From our side, we feel a strong sense of mission accomplished, as well as the pride of participating in another bold project like this one, which reinforces our position as a full-line supplier for the paper industry with a focus on promoting cutting-edge technologies for our customers.”
(Voith Paper Máquinas e Equipamentos Ltda, São Paulo)

Newsgrafik #114772
 26.08.2016

Little Rapids Corporation Awards Voith Paper to Supply New Tissue Machine for its Plant in ...  (Company news)

... Wisconsin (USA)

American specialty paper manufacturer Little Rapids Corporation has signed a contract with Voith Paper Brazil to purchase a new tissue paper machine. This new machine will replace the existing PM3, located in Shawano, Wisconsin (USA).

Besides significantly improvement of paper quality, the new machine will produce 119 metric tons per day at a speed of 1830 m/min. Except for the existing Yankee dryer, which will be reused, all other machine’s components will be new and based on Voith's machine model VTM 3.

In addition to the new tissue machine and auxiliaries, Voith's scope of supply includes: stock preparation, approach flow system, steam box, dust and mist removal systems, DCS systems and field services.

The project is scheduled to start in fall of this year, and the start-up is expected for the end of 2017.
(Voith Paper Máquinas e Equipamentos Ltda)

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