ST PETERSBURG, Russia, April 14, 2015 (Press Release) -Ilim Group will allocate over RUB 500 million to implement environmental actions in Bratsk in 2015, said Vasily Konovalov, Director Occupational Health, Environmental and Industrial Safety of the Bratsk Mill of Ilim Group, at the regular meeting of the Environmental Committee at the Bratsk City Duma.Read more
ST PETERSBURG, Russia, March 6, 2015 (Press Release) -
Today at the meeting of the Environmental Commission at the Bratsk City Duma, Vasily Konovalov, Director Occupational Health, Industrial, Environmental and Fire Safety, Bratsk Branch of OJSC Ilim Group, reported the status of the environmental program implemented by the Company to reduce its environmental footprint. The program was presented by Company management to Bratsk Mayor Sergey Serebrennikov and Bratsk City Duma deputies in January 2015, and approved by the regional authorities.Read more
BRUSSELS, Jan 15, 2015 (RISI) - Russian pulp and paper giant Ilim Group has not yet taken the final decision on whether or not it will install a coated folding boxboard (FBB) machine at its Koryazhma mill in the Arkhangelsk region in western Russia.Read more
ST PETERSBURG, Russia, Dec 1, 2014 (Press Release) - It is a year ago since Ilim Group launched production of Omela, Russia's first coated freesheet paper.Read more
Ilim's mill in Koryazhma hit one million tons of commercial output, which is yet another European record. It became possible due to the start-up and ramp-up of a major investment project successfully implemented by Ilim Group.Read more
OAKLAND, Sept. 26, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -US kraft linerboard export prices remain stable in most global markets in September despite sluggish economic growth in many countries and plenty of supply from mills around the world, according to contacts.
Also not helping US export producers was the recent surge in the value of the dollar, which this week climbed to a nearly two-year high against the euro on anemic eurozone business reports.Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Sept 18, 2014 (Press Release) - During standard work operations a steam-lime break at manufacturing site ofIlim Group Bratsk branch has happened. Process steam pipe line was damaged. Causes are being determined.Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Nov. 29, 2013 (Press Release) -As part of implementation of the projects aimed to improve manufacturing performance and reduce environmental impact, Ilim Group has completed the first stage of its large-scale rebuild of recovery boiler No.1 at the Ust-Ilimsk Mill. The investments at this stage exceeded USD 11 million.
During the first stage, which lasted for 65 days, the Mill performed all necessary commissioning work, adjusted the required process parameters, and ensured the ramp-up of the boiler.Read more