The Rise and Rise of Bio-Refineries

The Rise and Rise of Bio-Refineries It is very difficult to predict where technology will end up. Personally, I am firmly of the view that if you can imagine it, it is probably possible. Think of the communicators used in the original 1960’s Star Trek television series as an example. But, just because it can [...]

Best Bits – How to Accelerate Machine Trials

Best Bits: How to Accelerate Machine Trials This episode of best bits comes from a recent webinar highlighting new and effective ways to cut cost on the paper machine. Your Presenter: Russell Allan Managing Director, Aurelia Group Consulting Editor of the APPITA Journal If on your paper [...]

How to Get the Best Out Of Your PSM-4

How to Get the Most Out of the PSM-4 For Your Paper Machine If you are currently using a PSM-4 unit or are looking to install one, then this webinar is a must. Find out about the four key stages in implementing the PSM-4 on the paper machine. 1. Saving 2. Using [...]

5 New Ways to Cut Costs and Improve Paper Quality

5 New Ways to Cut Costs and Improve Paper Quality Traditional quality measurements make it very hard to properly recognise and control trends on the paper machine – this leads to variability, over specification and ultimately higher costs. For more than ten years Aurelia Group has developed new methods and tools for characterising [...]

Does non-destructive strength sensing have muscle?

Does non-destructive strength sensing have muscle? The question whether ultrasonic measurements of paper stiffness (sonic stiffness) can predict usual paper properties we report every day in our machine test rooms is one that is often asked. The introduction of laboratory measurements for tensile stiffness and orientation angle, have really improved the operation and [...]