ABB to supply automated paper testing solution to drive efficiencies at Metsä Board mills in FinlandApril 14, 2021
Paperboard producer standardizes operations with ABB’s next generation L&W Autoline for rapid, consistent measurements to ensure long-term process optimization and quality
ABB will provide the paperboard producer Metsä Board with its L&W Autoline automated paper testing solution at five of the group’s mills in Finland: Kemi, Kyro, Simpele, Tako and Äänekoski.
Metsä Board is standardizing its operations with ABB’s L&W Autoline, which has a recently enhanced design that requires less service while increasing uptime. Plus, L&W Autoline measures according to testing standards, minimizing the needs for correlation to lab instruments.
Headquartered in Finland, Metsä Board is a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and is taking this step with its continuous assessment of operations, efficiencies and minimizing environmental impacts in mind. The company produces premium lightweight folding boxboards, food service boards and white kraftliners for consumer goods packaging as well as retail-ready and food service applications. ABB’s automated paper testing solution will help the company meet its broader production and sustainable development targets.