Bilfinger Nordics awarded contract with Valmet AB


Bilfinger Nordics in Sweden is awarded contract with the Finnish Group Valmet, which is a world leader in paper machines and other equipment for the wood processing industry.

"Södra Cell is investing in a new Evaporation line at their production site in Mönsterås, Sweden to increase the production capacity as well as reducing the energy consumption at the mill. Valmet was awarded the new line, and approached Bilfinger with a complete business agreement related to mechanical erection, piping works, scaffolding and insulation works", says Frederik Gustafsson, Business Development Manager at Bilfinger Nordics.

The Mönsterås project will be delivered by Valmet in Gothenburg and is a multidisciplinary agreement in which Bilfinger Nordics will be a total supplier of the Mechanical Construction services to the Finnish industrial giant.

"We are very happy for the trust that Valmet shows Bilfinger by placing this strategic order with us and it shows that our concept for supplying multi-disciplinary services as OneBilfinger has a strong opportunity for the future", says Mikael Niklasson responsible for multi-disciplinary projects at Bilfinger Nordics in Sweden.

The scope of work to be installed by Bilfinger Nordics includes:

  • Installation of pressure vessels/main equipment, 11 units
  • Installation of other equipment, 11 units
  • Installation of pumps
  • Installation of Vapor ducts
  • Material, manufacturing and installation of piping
  • Provision and installation of insulation for the project
  • Scaffolding for the project

Valmet is a leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. With their automation systems and flow control solutions they serve an even wider base of process industries.