icoon_dewatering_klein  DEWATERING

The forming section not only sets the paper properties; what happens here also strongly affects the runnability of the whole machine. Monitoring and analyzing the drainage process helps you:

  • improve the sheet dryness and save energy
  • control paper properties like printability, two-sidedness etc.
  • reduce printer complaints like wire marking, cockling, linting/dusting, fiber picking etc.
  • selecting the best fabrics and dewatering elements
  • reduce waste of retention chemicals
  • reduce energy used by drives and vacuum pumps

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A good understanding of the dewatering process is required to optimize the process and hence improve the profitability of the Paper Machine!


Feltest Product for a drainage analysis: