Valmet IQ Moisturizer for DS Smith Contoire-Hamel

Valmet has confirmed that it will supply its IQ Moisturizer system to DS Smith Contoire-Hamel paper mill in Northern France. The new system will be installed on PM1. The target of the investment is to improve the moisture profile of the paper for better corrugated performance.

“We are happy to co-operate with DS Smith to further improve the mill’s performance with this new delivery,” says Juha Lehtioksa, Product Manager, Automation business line, Valmet. “Our experience and results from IQ’s previous installation in the plant was a key decision factor for the customers. It is great to see that we can help DS Smith to move their performance forward with this moisture-based quality control system,”

The solution to be delivered to DS Smith Contoire-Hamel will comprise 44 actuators, 44 nozzles beams, 44 actuators cabinets, an air supply unit and a water supply unit.


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