Honeywell Technology Modernizes Mill for Europe's Largest Forest Industry Company
June 11, 2015
Honeywell's process automation, safety system and manufacturing optimization technologies will be used by Stora Enso Oyj, Europe's largest pulp, board and paper manufacturer. Honeywell technology will be used to modernize one of its key mills and help it meet rising demand for renewable packaging board.
Stora Enso Oyj is implementing Honeywell's technologies as part of a modernization and optimization effort at their paper mill in Varkaus, Finland. Upgrades to the Varkaus mill include Experion® PKS (Process Knowledge System), Experion Process, Machinery and Drives (PMD), Uniformance® Process History Database (PHD), Safety Manager and OptiVision® Manufacturing Execution System (MES)
“Stora Enso's business objective is to produce and deliver the highest quality paper and board products in the world, and Honeywell's portfolio of technologies will help them reach this goal safely, reliably and efficiently,” said Ali Raza, Vice President, Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS). “We have worked with Stora Enso for about 40 years and I am pleased that Honeywell can help them modernize this facility.”