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Paper/board machine approach systems

Well-proven in mills worldwide

Paper and board machine approach systems from ANDRITZ

Whether you produce printing and writing, packaging or tissue grades, coated or uncoated, you can rely upon advanced machine approach technology solutions from ANDRITZ. The paper machine approach system is an intrinsic part of the paper, board, or tissue production process. The systems must be highly integrated and work in harmony. ANDRITZ suggests improvements and modifying equipment for each new application. Our tailored design offers:

  • Minimal operating costs
  • Innovative concepts
  • Environmentally friendly processes and equipment
  • High availability with short maintenance and down-time

Key equipment

ANDRITZ has the applications experience to help select the key components for your approach system or can provide a complete system:

  • Deculator or ShortFlow de-aeration
  • Cleaners
  • Headbox screens
  • Tray water receivers
  • Fiber recovery cleaners
  • Fan pumps
  • Piping, instrumentation, engineering, and automation

Process benefits of the paper machine approach system

  • Clean stock to the headbox – no impurities
  • Flows entering the headbox are completely or partially de-aerated
  • Reduced grade change time
  • Completely clean approach process with polished surfaces
  • Minimized liquid volume
  • Minimized recirculation
  • Stable process – no pulsations

Stock preparation systems

Systems made from high-quality, individual fiber preparation components

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Recycled fiber production

We deliver complete production lines or individual components for the recycling of packaging grades or fibers containing...

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Fiber recovery

Flexible operation – proven technology with innovative ideas

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Automation for the pulp and paper industry

Optimization, data analysis, augmented reality

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Our service

Comprehensive service to support customer processes: from replacement parts to complete mill maintenance...

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