BRUSSELS, July 1, 2014 (PPI Magazine) - Just one step inside the machine hall at Saica's virtually brand new EUR 360 million containerboard mill at Partington, near the city of Manchester in the UK, reveals to the visitor that this mill is run with precision and pride. Minute attention to detail is simply part of everyday life here. Even the floor shines, and PM 11, the gleaming centrepiece of the whole operation, is possibly one of the quietest paper machines in the business - as well as being one of the most automated.Read more
ZARAGOZA, Spain, March 11, 2014 (Press Release) - SAICA has announced the acquisition of OMK the Turkish manufacturer of corrugated cardboard as part of its strategy to increase the footprint of the group in the East of Europe, to better support key customers as well as locally based businesses.
Access to reliable, high quality packaging design and print will be a key requirement for SAICA's customers to capitalise on the rapidly growing consumer market in Turkey, where GDP is forecast to grow at 4.5 % between 2014 and 2020.Read more
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, Feb. 5, 2014 (Press Release) - When building its new mill in Partington, Great Britain, the paper manufacturer Saica chose Voith's wastewater treatment system with an R2S reactor, which is a two-stage high-performance reactor for anaerobic treatment of industrial wastewater. Voith has already sold 19 of these reactor types worldwide.Read more
PM-11 is SAICA's first recycled paper mill in the UK and the first ‘new' containerboard paper mill to be built in the UK for decades. It will produce 450,000tpa of 100% recycled containerboard each year from UK recovered papers.Read more
"These are two significant orders," says Sven Kristensson, CEO of Nederman.Read more