Aktül Kagit, Turkey, awards ProJet order for high pressure cleaner

June 2021

ProJet, Meerssen, Netherlands received an order for the supply of 1 new high pressure shower for the Felt Section, which will be delivered to Aktül Kagit’s, Tissue machine, TM1.

Aktül’s TM1 produces Tissue (15-40gsm) made from 100% virgin fiberon a 5900mm wide machine at 2,200m/min. The equipment is scheduled to be delivered in October, 2021 and installation & start-up later in 2021.

The Cleaner will be installed on the Felt on Aktül’s Tissue machine that was supplied by Valmet. The machine is an “Advantage line” of Valmet.

The ProCleaner Type F (Forming Fabrics) use a single traversing head that cover the fabrics almost three times as fast as the existing conventional oscillating showers. Furthermore, Aktül expects to achieve substantial water savings because the ProJet Cleaner uses only 5.0litre/min of water; a conventional shower consumes over 160 l/min.

Furthermore, the Pro Cleaner, Type F, delivers the following operational and performance benefits:

  • Substantial cleaning water savings (= operational cost reduction + improved profitability): the Pro Cleaner provides superior cleaning performance, while only consuming 1.3gpm (5.0 liter/min) of water. A conventional oscillating shower consumes over 100gpm of water, leading to substantial more electrical power and waste water treatment costs.
  • Water mist elimination is achieved by the application of air knives that contain water mist and contamination, which is discharged through Venturi tubes and finally into a save all pan.
  • Targeted cleaning enables an operator to control the Cleaner for not only overall CD fabric/felt cleaning but to also apply targeted zone/strip or edge cleaning.

ROI calculator:

ProJet understands that each client application is unique. For that reason, ProJet developed an automated ROI-calculator that will be applied to each application and produced paper grade. By contacting info@projetinc.us or info@pro-jet.nl ProJet will perform a no-charge ROI calculation of any Forming Fabric, Press Felt or Dryer Fabric application. After inputting the process parameters provided by customers, they will be provided with a ROI-Analysis of each specific application and investment justification.

ProJet is represented by INKOM Ltd. in Turkey. INKOM has been assisting the Turkish paper industry for the last 30 years, striving to help Turkish Paper mills gear up and adopt technology driven productions. INKOM has been bringing new and latest technology to the Turkish paper mills, which has a direct influence on paper quality and machine run ability.

ProJet Technologies, www.pro-jet.nl and www.projetinc.us

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