Pulp and Paper

Whether it’s improving the output from aged equipment, expanding operations, or installing technologies to enhance production, functionality, quality, reliability, and profitability, WSP thrives on assessing and planning for scenarios that are difficult to test in real-world situations. In this way, we enable our pulp and paper clients to see issues before they are translated into unnecessary costs and unwanted down time.

In Canada, our team has extensive experience in the pulp and paper industry and offers a wide range of services to our clients throughout all engineering project phases. 


We accompany our clients during the project implementation and start-up phase through our Engineering and EPC/EPCM service lines. WSP has considerable experience in executing EPCM projects (Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Management) and our combined engineering and construction teams are able to blend their expertise contributing to the efficient use of engineering and construction experience.

Local Expertise, Global Presence

We draw on the expertise of 600-plus industrial professionals worldwide with experience in steam power applications, stock preparation, paper machines, wood handling/preparation, and process modeling, to help our clients cut expenses by eliminating unused capacity, wasted time and materials, and costly design errors.


Regardless the project size or complexity, our innovative approach to new practices and current technology, help our clients benefit from faster decision making and more accurate planning to address challenges that can arise during production.


Innovative approach

Through our innovative approach using new practices and current technology, we help our clients make decisions faster and plan more accurately for whatever hurdles might come in production.


Our services

  • Energy Reduction Analysis
  • Site Evaluations
  • Fatal Flaw Analysis
  • Environment Permitting
  • Multidisciplinary Detailed
  • Engineering Design
  • Project Management
  • Debottlenecking
  • WinGems process simulation software
  • EPlant simulations and process modification modelling
  • Process modeling and optimization
  • Chemical reduction analysis



  • Process design
  • Mechanical / Piping
  • Civil / Structural
  • Electrical / Instrumentation /
  • Controls / Automation
  • Environmental