Andritz has received an order from paper company Stora Enso to upgrade its Varkaus pulp mill in Finland.
Andritz has received an order from paper company Stora Enso to upgrade its Varkaus pulp mill in Finland.

Start-up is scheduled for Q4 2015.

The order is part of Stora Enso's project to convert an existing fine paper machine to a containerboard machine as well as to increase capacity and energy efficiency of the pulp mill. The scope of supply includes the supply of two new evaporator units, the replacement of the existing evaporator lamellas in two evaporator units, and the installation of a new methanol liquefaction system.

Andritz will also supply a new LimeDry lime mud disc filter for the recausticizing plant, to help improve cleanliness and the working environment at the plant.