Paper Machine Wet End Rebuild
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Project Features
  • Engineer the installation of a Headbox and approach system
  • New Dilution Headbox
  • Cleaners
  • Screens
  • Stuffbox
  • Pumps & Piping
  • Press Drive
  • Wire Pit modifications
  • New Electrical Room
  • New Operators booth
Services by JHI
  • Cost Estimates
  • Project Scoping
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Construction Documents
  • Construction Assistance
Project Cost
$10 million

Project Completion
2001
Paper Machine Wet End Rebuild

JHI provided multidiscipline services to this client for an upgrade to the wet end of their paper machine. The project included a new dilution headbox with a central distributor, new stock screening and cleaning system, new Primary and Dilution Screens, new Fan and process pumps, a large electrical room. JHI did all of the installation design for this project, including mechanical, electrical and structural engineering. This project included:
  • Demolition planning
  • Mechanical and electrical equipment layouts
  • Equipment specifications
  • Piping design which included tie-ins and modifications to existing systems
  • Pump sizing
  • Press Modification including a new gearbox, motor, driveshaft and loading
  • Structural design of an Electrical Control room and Stuff Box supports
JHI provided assistance in preparing bid comparisons for vendor selection, equipment specifications, prepared construction bid and installation packages and provided on site assistance during construction. This successful project was completed on time and on budget.