With more than 220-years of industrial history and 63-years of presence in Brazil, the Finnish multinational provides integrated technologies, reaffirming its commitment to constant improvement and renewal.
Valmet is a global leader in the development and supply of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. With more than 19 thousand professionals worldwide, the Finnish multinational serves a wide base of process industries, offering automation solutions and flow control valves.
Integrating its expertise with specialized services and process automation, Valmet is recognized for offering customers unique solutions to improve mill performance in a more sustainable way.
With units located in Araucária, Joinville, Sorocaba, Guarulhos, Belo Horizonte, Imperatriz, in Brazil and Concepción, Santiago and Antofagasta, in Chile, the multinational serves industries of pulp, tissue, board, paper and energy in Latin America. Advanced automation solutions range from single measurements to complete projects for the autonomy of the entire mill. Additionally, it offers flow control valves, valve automation and services for all process industries. Valmet services encompass spare and process parts, maintenance and roll services, filter fabrics and clothing for pulp and paper machines, maintenance development and outsourcing for shutdowns, field services and process upgrades.
With operations based on sustainability, Valmet aims to achieve 100% carbon neutral production for all its customers by 2030. “We believe that technology plays a fundamental role in reducing the advancement of climate change and global warming in the transition to a carbon neutral economy. To achieve this, we offer innovative and sustainable solutions to meet the needs and trends of a constantly evolving market. Our purpose is to convert renewable resources and materials into sustainable results, in the form of solutions for a cleaner and more sustainable world”, declares the president of Valmet in South America, Celso Tacla.
Reaching net sales of approximately 5.1 billion euros in 2022, Valmet has innovation in its strategy, with 28 research and development centers and an investment in this area of 95 million euros in 2022. Attentive to global megatrends, such as climate change and the efficient use of resources, the development of technologies and solutions that use renewable raw materials and reduce emissions are central aspects of Valmet to promote a more sustainable future, based on the mission of converting renewable resources into sustainable results