Tag Archives: kraft paper production

Andritz to supply new debarking and chipping line to Nordic Paper Bäckhammar mill, Sweden

Andritz has received an order from Nordic Paper to deliver a new wood room with chip and bark handling for its Bäckhammar mill in Sweden. The new wood room contributes to meeting the very high pulp quality standards at the Bäckhammar mill. The plant will have the capacity to process over 1.4 million m³ sob […]

Smurfit Kappa and Westrock merger deal would create the largest containerboard producer in the world

Smurfit Kappa Group CEO Tony Smurfit said that the combination of Smurfit Kappa and WestRock is a promising and complementary deal. The two companies signed a definitive agreement to combine in what would create a $34 billion company with 23 million tons of mill capacity and 500 converting plants focused on containerboard, as well as a large […]

Russia’s Ilim Group to increase kraft paper production in years to come

The Ilim Group, one of the largest pulp and paper manufacturer in Russia plans to modernize and convert one of the paper machines at its production site in the city of Koryazhma.   So far, the plant has been primarily specializing on the production of white papers and, it is planned, it will switch on […]