FMW Processing Solutions Overview


Advancing Non Wood Fiber Processing with FMW’s Innovative Solutions

The demand for sustainable and eco-friendly products is rapidly growing, driving industries to explore new resources and materials to accommodate consumers’ needs. In response, the pulp and paper industry has begun embracing non-wood fibers such as straw and bagasse as alternative raw materials for their processes. This shift has spurred the development of cutting-edge technologies and equipment to ensure efficient and effective non-wood fiber processing.

Introducing FMW’s Comprehensive Solutions

FMW, an esteemed Austrian engineering company, offers a range of specialized non-wood fiber preparation and processing solutions to cater to the unique demands of the pulp, paper, and related industries. Each solution is designed to optimize non-wood fiber handling, cleaning, and preparation, delivering outstanding results.

Depither: Enhancing Fiber Quality

The Depither is specifically designed to separate pith from fibers in materials like sugar cane bagasse, significantly improving the quality of fibers for further processing. This efficient mechanical separation enables non-wood fibers to be utilized effectively in various applications, such as papermaking, promoting sustainability and minimizing waste.

Rotary Screen: Ensuring Water Quality

The Rotary Screen is crucial for removing solid particles from water circulations, preserving the cleanliness of process water used in various industrial processes. By effectively filtering out contaminants, the Rotary Screen prevents clogs and damage to downstream equipment, ensuring smooth operations and superior results.

FMW non wood fiber preparation processing solution Rotary Screen
FMW non wood fiber preparation processing solution Rotary Screen

Wash Beater: Preparing Fibers for Processing

The Wash Beater is a key component in the non-wood fiber preparation process, separating fibers from unwanted elements such as pith, sand, and stones. By ensuring the cleanliness of fibers and removing contaminants, the Wash Beater contributes to improved fiber quality for applications like papermaking.

FMW non fiber preparation processing solution Wash Beater
FMW non fiber preparation processing solution Wash Beater

Drain Cleaner: Optimizing Moisture Content

The Drain Cleaner serves as a crucial solution for statically dewatering materials like bagasse, ensuring the optimal moisture level for subsequent processes. By removing excess water and achieving the desired consistency, the Drain Cleaner facilitates efficient material handling and promotes high-quality results.

Pin Drum Feeder: Ensuring Uniform Material Flow

The Pin Drum Feeder plays a vital role in maintaining a consistent and even flow of fibrous bulk materials, ensuring efficient handling and preparation for downstream processes. By providing precise and uniform dosing, the Pin Drum Feeder guarantees a steady supply of materials to processing equipment.

FMW Non Wood Fiber Preparation Pin Drum Feeder

The Advantages of FMW’s Non-Wood Fiber Processing Solutions

By utilizing FMW’s comprehensive solutions, industries can effectively address the challenges of non-wood fiber handling, storage, and processing. Each solution offers unique advantages, all geared towards ensuring optimal material quality, process efficiency, and ultimately, superior end products. Some key benefits include:

  • Enhanced fiber quality through efficient mechanical separation
  • Effective removal of contaminants to maintain process water cleanliness
  • Optimal moisture content and material consistency for improved handling and processing
  • Consistent and uniform material flow for streamlined operations


With our experience, innovation, and commitment to quality, FMW delivers tailored solutions designed to optimize your processes and meet your unique requirements. Trust FMW to be by your side every step of the way, from pre-project consultation to successful on-site commissioning and beyond.

Are you ready to elevate your non-wood fiber processing capabilities? Contact FMW today to learn more about our solutions and start your journey towards a more sustainable, efficient, and profitable future.

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FMW Non wood fiber preparation storing solution Pump Stacker

Turning Challenges into Triumphs

FMW is dedicated to providing flexible, tailor-made solutions that best meet your needs. We stand for innovation, know how, flexibility and quality. We take pride in being your trusted partner, supporting you from the initial pre-project phase through seamless on-site commissioning and After Sales & Services. We are your engineers of progress.