Come join other FBCS Members for a visit to one of our Members, Valmet Jiading factory.

This is a rare opportunity to see what a really modern paper machine making factory looks like! Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Valmet’s vision is to become the global champion in serving its customers. Our 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers’ performance forward – every day. Valmet’s services cover everything from maintenance outsourcing to mill and plant improvements and spare parts. The strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bio-energy production.

Valmet’s advanced automation solutions range from single measurements to mill wide turnkey automation projects. The company has over 200 years of industrial history and was reborn through the demerger of the pulp, paper and power businesses from Metso Group in December 2013.

Valmet’s net sales in 2016 were approximately EUR 2.9 billion. Valmet’s head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. HOST OF THE VISIT: Mikko Sillanpää, Director, PAP Operation Project Management Valmet Company. Mikko has been working in Valmet for 15 years on different managerial positions and last three years in Shanghai as head of project management of large customer projects.

​This Event is free of charge and only for Members. Registration through fbcs@fbcs.fi is required as there is only a limited number of seats.


8:30 AM - 10 AM
Bus from People´s Square, opposite of SAS Radisson Hotel
In case of problems finding the bus, please call/WeChat Miia at 136 11977435. Please make sure to let Miia know when you have arrived!
10 AM - 11 AM
Valmet company introduction
11 AM - 12 PM
Factory tour
12 PM - 12:30 PM
Lunch offered by Valmet
12:30 PM - 2 PM
Bus back to People´s Square