innovate | 2017-07-03
Dr. Dieter Wenninger is President, Products and Services, at Voith Paper and is responsible for growing the global service business. He firmly believes that smart technologies and smart service go hand-in-hand.
innovate | 2017-07-03
Close collaboration at the Voith Paper Innovation Center sparks customer-oriented, cutting-edge product development. Real-world and virtual testing is at the core.
innovate | 2017-07-03
Tim Nevius is headed out to Jacksonville this morning for Voith’s OnCall Mobile service. As a Field Service Engineer, he performs inspections, maintenance and repairs on machines at mills within a 250-mile radius.
innovate | 2017-03-30
With TheWall, Voith has developed a disperser filling that makes it possible to treat fibers more efficiently. The Varel paper and board plant has been using the filling since May 2016.
innovate | 2015-10-06
EvoStretch is Voith’s new spreader roll for the paper industry. The roll features a bearing that is offered exclusively by Voith. In this interview, Thomas Holzer and Thomas Weisshappl explain the special features and benefits of the EvoStretch.
innovate | 2015-07-06
Compared with cast iron cylinders, steel cylinders offer impressive features like higher thermal conductivity and greater material strength. These and other benefits mean that it makes good sense to install steel cylinders when upgrading dryer...
innovate | 2015-06-19
The main functions of a dispersing system are to dewater and to heat the pulp suspension, to separate and to break down contaminants. For paper makers it is important that the required product quality is achieved with low energy consumption, gentle...
innovate | 2015-06-16
Maintenance of rolls and roll covers was the focus of a recent Voith customer workshop in Laakirchen, Austria. Managers and experts from the paper industry in Austria, Germany and Switzerland took part in the event.
innovate | 2015-06-10
The demand on the suction roll nip of a tissue machine is daunting: it is required to provide the best possible and consistent dewatering, on-spec tissue quality with the lowest CD moisture profile deviation from start-up to felt change, all at the...
innovate | 2015-04-07
Nonwovens are found virtually everywhere. They are made from different raw materials and used in a diverse range of applications as insulating materials, filters or sticking plasters. Nonwovens are also used for wet wipes. They have the benefit of...
innovate | 2015-02-19
Paper manufacturer UPM is using Voith’s FlowJec dosing system at its mill in Augsburg. After six months in operation the results are impressive. Fresh water consumption dropped by 350 m3 per day, while the post-dilution stage could be eliminated...
innovate | 2015-04-24
With the DryMax package, Voith offers an integrated approach to problem solving in the dryer section. DryMax packages are tailored specifically towards our customer´s productivity and cost saving target or their need to overcome a specific problem...
innovate | 2015-02-13
Some weeks ago, Voith has received the order for the 1000 Infinity press felt. The new press felt concept with a laminated structure is well received in paper industry because it provides excellent drainage and maintains resiliency throughout...
innovate | 2014-11-06
Voith has brought a new roll cover onto the market. InForce is the product name of the innovative polyurethane cover for the press. It is a further development of the acclaimed solid G2000 roll cover. Equipped with the proven features of its...
innovate | 2014-10-22
Two innovative technologies are allowing Propapier in Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany, to optimize their sizer and roll covers and at the same time improve paper quality. As a result, the cost and effort for future maintenance work could also be...
innovate | 2014-09-18
A roll cover for calenders that could give paper a high level of gloss but also be highly rugged, was until recently nothing but wishful thinking. However, NanoGloss, the new calender roll cover from Voith, combines both characteristics: it has a high...
innovate | 2014-09-17
Voith has brought a new rotor for its IntensaPulper onto the market, the IPV Rotor. It is in the LowEnergy rotor product line and has been specifically developed for dissolving pulp and all other clean raw materials. The new component has already...
innovate | 2014-08-12
Voith Gecko OneStep is a unique system for start and end gluing on the winder. 16 gluing machines, with a Voith VariFlex winder using two-drum technology, have been sold in the past three years and also been successfully used in several rebuilds...
innovate | 2014-07-16
With the NDuraPlate B screen plate for pulpers, Voith has positioned a product on the market that markedly increases pulping efficiency thanks to its special design. A paper manufacturer that has used the NDuraPlate B for nearly two years is impressed...
innovate | 2014-06-11
Two years of development have gone into Voith’s EdgeSaver. The innovative edge cutting technology was designed for multi-layer Fourdrinier paper machines. It optimizes pulp use, improves paper quality and ensures a clean wire edge. The results coming...
innovate | 2014-06-11
The new FlowJec dosing system from Voith has been in use at Smurfit Kappa Zülpich Papier for nearly three years. Measurements during this period confirm the capability of the system. It was demonstrated that the number of breaks decreased on average...
innovate | 2014-05-26
Voith has updated its screening machine product portfolio. Voith’s new IntegraScreen product is a machine type with modularized components for all applications in stock preparation and broke screening and features improved fiber recovery in the final...
innovate | 2014-05-15
Seamed press fabrics matched the operational performance of continuous press fabrics long ago and in addition have a decisive advantage: they can be installed on the paper machine much more easily and reliably than continuous felts. As they were not...
innovate | 2014-05-07
The word Terra is from Latin and means “earth” or “land.” At Voith, Terra is the name for a line of roll and cylinder coatings that are extraordinarily wear and corrosion resistant. Practical experience has shown that the running times of Voith Terra...
innovate | 2014-04-07
The first dryer fabrics from the new CleanWeave product family have proven themselves in their industrial applications. In the past year, Voith has launched two dryer fabrics under the Evaporite product line. Practical experience has since shown that...
innovate | 2014-04-04
A key factor for paper quality is the refining of the pulp, but not every raw material should be measured by the same yardstick – or rather, by the same refiner filling. Against this background, Voith has developed an entire product line of refiner...
innovate | 2014-03-14
Voith recently launched two innovative products for suction rolls on the market: the HydroSeal sealing strip system and TrackLight, an end deckle positioning system. Even as it was being launched on the market, TrackLight was already impressing...