Kadant to Supply Green Liquor System Upgrade for Södra Cell
Norrköping, Sweden, September 28, 2023 – Kadant Noss AB, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI), announced it will supply a Green Liquor System upgrade to the Södra Cell Mörrum Mill in Sweden. The order includes a green liquor clarifier, dregs precoat filter, engineering, and site services.
Mörrum is a specialty mill with two dedicated lines, one producing a wide range of premium paper pulps and the other dedicated to dissolving pulp for textiles and other applications together with the unique OnceMore® process.
Kadant’s Green Liquor Clarifier features the Uniform Flow Design (UFD) Feedwell and Uniform Liquor Removal (ULR) Bustle Pipe to produce ultra-clean green liquor using low energy consumption sedimentation technology. The dregs precoat filter recovers green liquor from the green liquor clarifier underflow stream to produce a dry, low-pH cake that is environmentally non-hazardous. The dregs filtering technology provides high washing efficiency with low energy consumption.
About Kadant Noss
Kadant Noss AB is a leading supplier of screening, hydrocycloning, and deaeration systems used in virgin and recycled paper stock preparation and paper machine approach-flow applications. The company’s products, technologies, and services play an integral role in enhancing process efficiency, optimizing energy utilization, and maximizing productivity in resource-intensive industries. For more information, visit www.kadant.com.
Kadant is a global supplier of technologies and engineered systems that drive Sustainable Industrial Processing. The Company’s products and services play an integral role in enhancing efficiency, optimizing energy utilization, and maximizing productivity in process industries. Kadant is based in Westford, Massachusetts, with approximately 3,100 employees in 20 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.kadant.com.
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