The new edition of the ABB Fiber Guide provides information on new advancements such as fiber morphology online measurement tools like its L&W Freeness and Fiber Online.
January 10, 2022
ABB has announced the launch of the second edition of ABB Fiber Guide which is a comprehensive reference guide that covers extensive information on fiber. It will educate the paper mills on how the raw materials in the pulp can impact the overall operations
The latest edition features the ABB brand and covers new advancements in measurements, such as fiber morphology online measurement tools like its L&W Freeness and Fiber Online.
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The Fiber Guide was originally published by Lorentzen & Wettre in 2006. Lorentzen & Wettre supplied the pulp and paper industry with a number of different products to evaluate the quality of pulp, including wood chips, classifiers, laboratory digesters, among other things. After acquiring L&W in 2011, ABB decided to continue the legacy of assisting the industry with educational materials.
ABB noted in a statement that the purpose of this book is to support and motivate people working in all areas of the pulp and paper industry, by introducing new methods for paper making. It is specifically written for people working with the production of pulp and their developers, customers, and suppliers.
The handbook presents a general overview along with detailed information about fiber analysis and possibilities on how to use measurements to improve pulp and paper processes.