Valmet Service Center in Cernay, France

The Cernay Service Center offers high-tech solutions and a wide range of services to optimize the performance of board, paper, tissue or pulp drying machines. These include roll maintenance, roll covers, spare parts, process improvement services, on-site services, and cooperation programs among others.

Serving customers worldwide since 1922

The history of this service center goes back to [CDS1] 1854, but it was in 1922 that the first roll cover was manufactured. Over the years, our service offering has expanded and today we can offer a wide range of services to meet diverse needs of our customers. Cernay is located at the crossroads of three countries (France, Germany and Switzerland), in a dynamic and prosperous area ensuring good connections, wide network and close to the customers.

Roll services

The Cernay Roll service center offers a wide range of roll covers and modular roll maintenance solutions to its customers to provide maximum roll performance as well as long-term roll service agreements. These full-scope solutions offer our customers the best value in terms of improved reliability and reduced roll life cycle costs.

The site can also offer roll grinding services, roll upgrades and repairs as well as  roll balancing and testing.

Cernay in numbers:
  • Workshop: 9000m²
  • Offices: >700m²
 Roll capacity up to:
  • Length: 13.500mm
  • Diameter: 2.000mm
  • Weight: 126tons

All services offered by Valmet Service Center in Cernay, France

Roll services

Field services

  • Headbox services
  • Press section services
  • Maintenance services for coaters and reels
  • On-site grinding and coating

Maintenance outsourcing

  • Outsourcing agreements
  • Setting up maintenance for new mills

Process upgrades

  • Refining improvements
  • Screening improvements
  • Headbox improvements
  • Former improvements
  • Press improvements
  • Dryer improvements
  • Winder improvements

Spare parts and consumables

Paper machine clothing

  • Forming fabrics
  • Press felts
  • Shoe press belts
  • Dryer fabrics


Contact details:

Valmet SAS

5 rue de l’Industrie

68700 Cernay, France

Tel: +33 3 89…

Carlos Da Silva, Workshop Manager

Yann Cuny, Field Service Manager

Marc Bortolotti, General Sales Manager

Spare parts: