News

Vege PM1. A RunPress project started up in Turkey

vegePM1

The project scope included one EP500-700-D10 Turbo, Ecoflow systems for the press section and new doctoring for the combi press and 3rd press rolls.

The PM1 vacuum system was fully rebuilt with all 7 vacuum pumps stopped and replaced by one EP500-700-D10 Turbo. The machine is now operating without a couch roll vacuum. Yet thanks to the improved doctoring, specific steam consumption has come down from 1.66 t/t to 1.5 t/t. At the same time, there are fewer sheet breaks.

The vacuum system power consumption is now 330 kW, representing a project energy saving of 600 kW. And for this size of machine, the SEC is of world-record class at 30 kWh/ton! Water savings is also very significant: 60,000 m3/year less water goes to into the wastewater treatment plant. Total project ROI is expected to be less than 2 years.

 

RunTechnology

Our passion in the paper industry is to create the best productivity and the lowest energy consumption for our customers. Thousands of installations around the globe.

Newsletter

Stay tuned with our latest news!

Subscribe!

Contact

Runtech Systems Oy
Kastarintie 27
FI-35990 KOLHO, FINLAND
Tel: +358 3 471 1000
Fax: +358 3 471 1099
Email: runtech (A) runtech.fi
Business ID: 1052834-3

Contact Details >>