Smurfit Kappa selects Jagenberg Paper to renew rider roll in its 1981 Wartsila winder as part of major modernization project of Pitea, Sweden, paper mill; JP designed, developed customized rider roll with same functionality but improved vibration level

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June 19, 2023 (press release) –


Jagenberg Paper GmbH located in Krefeld, Germany, is an expert in the production and modernization of machines and plants in the paper industry. The company offers customized solutions to meet the requirements of customers globally.

Smurfit Kappa Piteå / Sweden, placed this order with Jagenberg Paper GmbH to renew the rider roll in its Wärtsilä winder (model year 1981) as part of a major modernisation project.  A precise measurement on-site was accomplished by experienced JP technologists and taken as basis for the design and development of a customized, state-of-the-art rider roll with the same functionality but improved vibration level. After the successful engineering and implementation of the new rider roll the JP technologists defined new winding curves with the operators to provide ideal conditions for maximum production performance of this winder.

We would like to thank the team of Smurfit Kappa Piteå for the excellent cooperation throughout the entire project.


Press Contact:

Zhen Zhao

Sales Office Administration

Tel.:     +49 (0) 2151 / 6560 221



Jagenberg Paper GmbH

K2 Tower

Kleinewefersstrasse 1

47803 Krefeld – Germany

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