Drum debarkers at StoraEnso Varkaus mill

Drum debarking systems

ANDRITZ drum debarkers ensure optimum debarking degree and maximum utilization of wood raw materials.

Excellent debarking degree with minimal wood losses

Forest product companies face the challenges of improving the efficiency and productivity of their wood handling operations to reduce operating costs. A key component here is maximizing the yield from the wood supply by minimizing wood losses during the debarking operation.   

Complete systems or specific equipment – ANDRITZ has the solution

ANDRITZ offers drum debarking systems with various drive methods that are engineered to fit the location, fiber supply, and layout requirements of a specific wood processing application.  Different feeding arrangements and log pre-treatment options are available to achieve the highest debarking degree and lowest wood losses even in the toughest conditions.

The scope of supply can vary from the complete debarking line to a standalone debarker delivery for short wood, long wood, or frozen wood.  ANDRITZ is very experienced in project management, ensuring deliveries that are on-time and on-budget, and produce excellent economic results for its customers.

Drum debarking systems – over 500 delivered

The experience gained in the delivery of over 500 drum debarkers around the world ensures that any wood processing operation can purchase with confidence from the leader in debarking technology.

Drum debarkers are offered as standalone solutions, as part of upgrades, or integrated into completely new lines. They offer outstanding uptime. A high degree of cleanliness of the debarked logs can be achieved even in the toughest conditions. The solid shell and rugged supporting systems of drum debarkers make it possible to debark very heavy hardwoods.

Steel wheel supported drum debarker

Steel wheel supported drum debarker

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