Andritz, a leading manufacturer of industrial equipment, has been chosen to supply a pressurized refining system to Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH’s mill in Meppen, Germany. The purpose of this system is to produce wood-based insulation products. This marks the 15th insulation board production line that will be equipped with an Andritz pressurized refining system. The new line is expected to start operating in 2025 and will process a mixture of wood chips from various types of timber to produce insulation boards for the construction industry.
The key component of the new line will be a highly efficient pressurized refining system, which will include a 44-1CP single disc refiner and a 14″ plug screw feeder. This system has been proven to deliver exceptional results in terms of refining wood chips for insulation board production. By utilizing this technology, Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH will be able to enhance the quality and performance of its wood-based insulation products.
The decision to choose Andritz as the supplier for this project was based on the company’s reputation for delivering high-quality equipment and its expertise in the field of wood processing. Andritz has a long history of providing innovative solutions to the industry, and its pressurized refining systems have been widely recognized for their efficiency and reliability.
The pressurized refining system that Andritz will provide to Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH’s mill in Meppen is designed to optimize the production process. It will ensure that the wood chips are properly refined and prepared for the manufacturing of insulation boards. The system’s 44-1CP single disc refiner is known for its ability to produce consistent and uniform pulp, which is essential for achieving high-quality insulation products.
In addition to the single disc refiner, the pressurized refining system will also include a 14″ plug screw feeder. This component is responsible for feeding the wood chips into the refining process, ensuring a steady and controlled flow of material. The combination of these two components will enable Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH to efficiently process a variety of wood chips, resulting in insulation boards that meet the industry’s strict quality standards.
The installation of this pressurized refining system at Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH’s mill in Meppen is a significant investment in the company’s future. By expanding its production capabilities and improving the quality of its insulation products, Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH is positioning itself as a leader in the construction industry. With the demand for sustainable building materials on the rise, the company is well-positioned to capitalize on this trend and meet the needs of its customers.
Overall, the collaboration between Andritz and Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH represents a mutually beneficial partnership. Andritz will have the opportunity to showcase its advanced technology and expertise in the field of wood processing, while Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH will benefit from the improved efficiency and quality of its insulation board production. With the start-up of the new line scheduled for 2025, both companies are looking forward to a successful and productive partnership in the years to come.