Runtech Systems Oy, together with 80 global customer representatives, celebrated its Ecopump TurboTM new factory inauguration in Kotka, Finland, June 2, 2014
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Ecopump TurboTM is Runtech patented technology, which offers a water free, flexible and energy efficient vacuum system solution for pulp, tissue, paper and board machines. It is the first energy efficient variable speed turbo blower in the world.
Ecopump Turbo Factory Tour
“As a revolutionary innovation, Ecopump TurboTM saves 30-70% energy and 100% water comparing with traditional vacuum systems like liquid ring pumps and fixed speed turbo blowers”, says Jukka Lehto, CEO of Runtech Systems Oy.
Since the first installation in 1999, Ecopump Turbo has been successfully delivered to over 100 main paper makers globally, including machines producing all paper and board grades, as well as tissue and pulp.
Saving energy and resources is the global trend in the pulp and papermaking industry, “Ecopump Turbo, not only save energy and water, but also very importantly, helps us to improve the runnability and efficiency of the paper machines”, says Peter Demcak, PM 1,16,17,18 Manager, Mondi Ruzomberok, Slovakia.
“To meet with the increasing demand, and to catch the opportunities in global market, Runtech Systems Oy invested its new Ecopump Turbo factory in Kotka. It will significantly shorten our delivery time, serve our customers faster and help our customers run a more profitable business”, says Kimmo Loippo, Chairman & Founder of Runtech systems Oy.