ANDRITZ to supply an electrostatic precipitator for the innovative LimeFlash-H lime kiln line delivered to Papelera Guipuzcoana de Zicuñaga, Spain

The compact ANDRITZ ESP design (ELPAC series) is typically used in the Pulp & Paper industry. © ANDRITZ

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International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Spanish pulp and paper producer Papelera Guipuzcoana de Zicuñaga to deliver a new LimeFlash-H lime kiln for its pulp mill in Hernani, Spain.

ANDRITZ has been selected to supply, install, and commission an electrostatic precipitator (ESP) for this plant.

The ESP will be installed downstream of the new LimeFlash-H unit, and the state-of-the-art ESP will be powered by switched integrated rectifiers (SIR) from ANDRITZ. The ESP efficiently collects the lime dust and recirculates it back to the lime kiln, thus enabling the customer to keep particulate matter emissions at the stack well below 20 mg/Nm3.

Start-up of the plant is scheduled for the second half of 2023.


ANDRITZ GROUP
International technology group ANDRITZ offers a broad portfolio of innovative plants, equipment, systems, services and digital solutions for a wide range of industries and end markets. ANDRITZ is a global market leader in all four of its business areas – Pulp & Paper, Metals, Hydro, and Separation. Technological leadership, global presence and sustainability are the cornerstones of the group’s strategy, which is focused on long-term profitable growth. The publicly listed group has around 27,400 employees and over 280 locations in more than 40 countries.

ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER
ANDRITZ Pulp & Paper provides sustainable technology, automation, and service solutions for the production of all types of pulp, paper, board and tissue. The technologies and services focus on maximum utilization of raw materials, increased production efficiency, lower overall operating costs as well as innovative decarbonization strategies and autonomous plant operation. Boilers for power generation, flue gas cleaning systems, various nonwoven technologies, panelboard (MDF) production systems, as well as recycling and shredding solutions for numerous waste materials also form a part of this business area. State-of-the-art IIoT technologies as part of Metris digitalization solutions complete the comprehensive product offering.


Source: Andritz