SALOMIX VULCA

Smart tower management saves energy

The Sulzer SALOMIX VULCA Tower Management System is a special patented center fillet pillar located at the bottom of the fibrous slurry tower. It ensures effective, high-efficiency and low-cost pumping and prevents mixing of gases into fibrous slurry, while improving the bottom zone mixing process.

VULCA tower management system
Main benefits
  • Long and trusted experience in pulp and paper and other industrial segments
  • Excellent performance
  • Energy savings by reducing the head requirement
  • Reducing air content
  • Creates an efficient mixing zone
  • Unique, patented and superior design features minimize life-cycle costs
Main applications
  • Pumping to pulp mill blow tanks
  • Pumping to broke towers
  • Pumping to towers, that operate on low pulp levels
  • Reliable, effective, high-efficiency and low-cost pumping of fibrous slurry into the fibrous slurry towers

SALOMIX Tower Arrangement Demo


Main design features
  • Specially designed column placed at the bottom of a stock tower feeds the tower vertically under pulp level and divides the mixing and storage zones
Key characteristics
Capacities

Up to tower bottom diameters 12m / 40ft

Performance range The Sulzer SALOMIX Vulca Tower Management System has excellent performance coverage to satisfy the most demanding requirements of pulp and paper tower applications.
Applications
  • Chemical pulp fiber line
    Proven pumping, mixing and agitation solutions for your cooking, washing, screening, oxygen delignification, bleaching, and storage processes to ensure process reliability, high efficiency, and low operating costs.

  • Mechanical pulp line
    Sulzer’s ideal product portfolio for challenging pumping, agitation, and mixing operations in refining, grinding, CTMP, screening, reject handling, and bleaching processes.

  • Paper and board machine and systems
    Sulzer’s extensive product portfolio is designed to meet the most demanding hydraulic coverage requirements and for all types of liquids, making it ideal for challenging pumping, agitation, and mixing operations in stock preparation, PM approach system, broke system, white water system, vacuum system, condensate system, and shower water system processes.

  • Pulp drying machine
    Increased hydraulic excellence for your approach, cleaning, drying machine, vacuum, broke, and white water system processes.

  • Recycled fiber line
    Energy-efficient products with low life cycle costs and a lighter environmental footprint for your pulping, screening & cleaning, flotation, washing, and bleaching processes.
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