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BTG enhances its consistency measurement portfolio
BTG is adding a microwave transmitter to its leading consistency measurement portfolio, a technology previously supplied by Voith Paper. BTG continues to lead the global consistency market and this latest addition “further strengthens our ability to provide the best technologies to support our customers’ needs” says Dan Smith, Global Business Director for BTG’s Process Solutions Business.

BTG has supplied its 200th Single Point Kappa Analyzer
The 200th BTG Single Point Kappa Analyzer (SPK) was supplied to the Oji Group, one of the leading manufacturers of paper and paperboard in the world, headquartered in Japan. Oji was among the early adopters of the SPK, and this latest order for Oji Materia in Japan is a key element in replacing an existing multi-point kappa analyzer system.

BTG introduces SurfMAX™, a solution to deliver significant economic impact and increase sustainability in packaging grades
SurfMAX is an innovative development, combining novel inline instrumentation, surface metering technology, supported by application expertise. Stable starch properties together with an optimized size press operation reduce strength variation leading to significant starch and energy savings.

BTG to supply sensors and instrumentation for new Palm PM 5
Palm Aalen will equip the new PM 5 stock preparation and paper machine with sensors and instrumentation from BTG.

BTG introduces Pulp 4.0, an integrated solution to improve overall fiberline performance
Optimizing fiberline productivity and profitability is a key challenge for pulp mills across the globe. To support this objective, BTG introduces an integrated approach: BTG Pulp 4.0. With this solution, cutting-edge process measurements are combined with advanced process controls, all supported by BTG expert application and services. Pulp 4.0 improves pulp quality while decreasing process variability resulting in an optimized production cost.

BTG to supply dataPARC enterprise wide process information management system to Palm Group
Palm Group has selected BTG’s dataPARC™ data historian, analytics, and visualization software to support operations excellence for their five paper mill sites across Europe. dataPARC spans all unit operations in the mills, including recycled paper and board machines, de-ink plants, stock preparation, effluent treatment, waste paper separation plant, and CHP (Combined Heat & Power) plants.

BTG continues to implement its new-generation Yankee Performance Monitoring system through Covid-19 lockdown
While many countries in the world are getting lockdown through Covid-19 lockdown, BTG has managed to realize several start-ups of its Yankee Performance Monitoring system (called VigilancePRO), allowing customers to keep their implementation plans on track, ensuring business continuity.

BTG launches CONTROLsuite, its intuitive, user-friendly and comprehensive solution to optimize loop performance
While plants invest significantly in sensors, actuators, control systems, and advanced process control solutions, it is key that the return on these investments is sustained. Today, one third of the process controllers installed operate in manual mode, and on average, one third of the loops in a given facility have equipment problems.

BTG launches SMART Monitoring as its first Industry 4.0 solution
BTG is launching today SMART Monitoring, it’s first Industry 4.0 solution which permits to get real-time performance information on all BTG assets in a pulp and paper mill.

JK Paper selects BTG to supply all specialty process measurements for their pulp mill and new board machine project at Central Pulp Mills
J K Paper, one of the largest pulp & paper producer in India has selected BTG to supply all the specialty process measurements in the planned relocation of pulp mill and the new board machine project at their Central Pulp mill, Songadh, Gujarat site.

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