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Veränderung in der Geschäftsführung der BTG Instruments GmbH
Die J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG, Heidenheim, Gesellschafterin der BTG Instruments GmbH, hat Herrn Rainer Rauch mit Wirkung zum 1. April 2021 zum Geschäftsführer der BTG Instruments GmbH berufen.

BTG offers software upgrade and an enhanced service agreement for its VigilancePRO™ tissue digital solution
BTG is announcing the release of a software upgrade for VigilancePRO, including enhanced features around creping doctor management. The new software is available immediately for all new orders of VigilancePRO and can be remotely installed at no cost for any existing VigilancePRO customers covered by a service agreement.

BTG is launching the latest Mutek™ charge measurement device
The PCD (Particle Charge Detector) provides valuable information on the charge of colloidal dissolved substances in an aqueous solution. Reliable measurement of charge and insights into how different materials are interacting, enables the optimization of various industrial processes including wet end chemistry in paper making.

BTG introduces the SPM, a key building block for fiber morphology solutions
The BTG Single Point Morphology (SPM-5550) is the newest addition to the BTG portfolio, providing valuable information to better understand fibers. It is an online Morphology analyser, measuring several fiber properties including length, surface, kink and shives content.

BTG celebrates its 100th anniversary
BTG is celebrating 100 years in 2021, marking a century of serving the pulp and paper industry with innovative tools, products and solutions. To commemorate the occasion BTG is launching a marketing campaign re-emphasizing the values that have guided and that will continue to guide the company forward: innovation and customer-focus.

BTG introduces MACSash™, an attractive return on investment solution to optimize paper quality
MACSashTM is an innovative solution that combines model predictive control, innovative measurements and support services. The integrated solution stabilizes ash levels in the wet end of the papermaking process resulting in reduced filler variability in the final sheet. The solution can be implemented in packaging as well as printing and writing applications.

BTG opens a service center near Bangkok to support Thailand and neighboring countries
BTG today announces the opening of a dedicated service center in Chonburi, outside Bangkok, Thailand. The center is housed within the Voith-IHI facility and is strategically located to serve customers in Thailand. This new local service capability is a natural progression as BTG further strengthens its presence in South East Asia.

BTG is providing its insight in TAPPI – Japan
BTG is providing its insight in TAPPI – Japan

Stora Enso has chosen BTG as its long-term partner to improve fiber line process control
Stora Enso has invested over the last two years in a wide range of BTG inline and continuous measurement systems to support control of its hardwood, softwood and fluff lines at the Skutskär mill.

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.

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