At Metsä Board Kemi mill, the operators can see the board quality hours into the future and predict and prevent disturbances that cause end-product defects and runnability issues. Predictive Wet End, a new digital service by Kemira, increases transparency to the complex wet end chemistry.

On-machine grinding has proven itself a cost- and time-efficient alternative to dryer cylinder replacement and off-machine grinding. Companies that provide quality on-machine grinding service can refinish and renew cylinders for 40 to 50 percent less than the overall cost of off-machine grinding or even replacement.

In future, Artificial Intelligence-driven applications will play an increasing role in transforming data into actionable new insights and optimization solutions. New AI-based systems can automatically classify and synthesize a large amount of data and learn the best operating parameters from historical data.

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