HELSINKI, April 15, 2015 (Press Release) -Metso will supply altogether about one thousand valves for Stora Enso's consumer board machine project in Guangxi, China. To guarantee effective services for the new mill, Metso will also strengthen its service presence in the Guangxi area. The consumer board machine is part of Stora Enso's integrated mill project being implemented in two phases in China.Read more
Valmet has completed the acquisition of Process Automation Systems business from Metso, announced on January 15, 2015. Valmet has received the necessary approvals from the competition authorities. The enterprise value of the acquisition is EUR 340 million, and it is financed with committed long-term financing.
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ATLANTA, GA, March 25, 2015 (Press Release) -TAPPI is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2015 Process Control Division Technical Award is Calvin Fu, Senior Control Engineer at Metso Automation. This award recognizes Fu's accomplishments and contributions which have advanced technology in the industry.Read more
Metso is opening a new valve and field device service center in Querétaro, Mexico. The new service center offers the latest technology and know-how to carry out high-quality maintenance and repair work on Metso and third-party devices, such as valves, actuators and pumps. The service center's primary customer base consists of customers in the oil and gas, pulp and paper, and mining industries.Read more
Valmet announced the acquisition of the Process Automation Systems business from Metso on January 15, 2015. Due to the acquisition, Valmet's Board of Directors has confirmed the future organizational structure of Valmet. The new structure will come into effect after the completion of the acquisition. As announced earlier, the transaction is estimated to be completed by April 1, 2015, and it is subject to approval by the competition authorities.
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HELSINKI, Dec. 23, 2014 (Press Release) -
Targeting superior visual appearance for demanding beauty and health care packaging.
Metsä Board Kyro mill, located in Kyröskoski, 40 km northwest of Tampere, Finland, started up Metso's coat weight profiler technology on its Board Machine 1 (BM1) in June 2014. By replacing a manual control with an accurate automated solution, the mill has been able to further boost the quality of its folding boxboard through significantly better coat weight CD profiles.Read more