PRESS RELEASE 26 Mar 2012
Pöyry assists Tembec's cellulose manufacturing facility in Canada to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions
PÖYRY PLC Press release 26 March 2012
Pöyry's Energy business group has been awarded the detail engineering and procurement assistance support contract for a 190 million CAD capital investment (Phase 1) to upgrade the specialty cellulose manufacturing facility of Tembec in Temiscaming, Quebec, Canada.
The installation of a new waste liquor recovery boiler and turbo generator will increase the annual green electricity production by up to 40 megawatts and reduce sulfur dioxide emissions by 70 percent. It is expected that the boiler will be operational in December 2013, followed by the turbo-generator in May 2014.
Pöyry's assignment includes project management and detail engineering design for all disciplines. The project will be executed by Pöyry's office in Montreal, Canada. The contract value is CAD 7.2 million (EUR 5.5 million).
Ari Asikainen, President, Energy Business Group, Finland
Tel. +358 10 33 24476
Peter Morel, President, Pöyry (Montreal) Inc.
Pöyry is a global consulting and engineering company dedicated to balanced sustainability and responsible business. With quality and integrity at our core, we deliver best-in-class management consulting, total solutions, and design and supervision. Our in-depth expertise extends to the fields of energy, industry, urban & mobility and water & environment. Pöyry has 7,000 experts and a local office network in about 50 countries. Pöyry's net sales in 2011 were EUR 796.1 million and the company's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. (Pöyry PLC: POY1V).