GREEN BAY, WI, Dec. 3, 2019 (ABC) -Green Bay Packaging says work on a $500 million paper mill is on schedule and the plant is expected to open in the first quarter of 2021.
The company announced Monday that it shut down its final coal boiler Dec. 1. Green Bay Packaging says that will reduce emissions by 90%.
Green Bay Packaging broke ground on the mill in August 2018. The new plant on North Quincy Street will replace the seven-decades-old Green Bay paper mill.Read more
HALIFAX, NS, Nov. 28, 2019 (Press Release) -Unifor leadership is expressing its continued support for the Northern Pulp effluent treatment facility (ETF) project currently under review with Nova Scotia Environment (NSE).Read more
HELSINKI, Nov. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -UPM Raflatac has opened a new labelstock slitting and distribution terminal in Chelyabinsk, Russia. The facility features two meter-wide slitting capabilities and allows UPM Raflatac to offer an expanded range of innovative and sustainable paper, film and specials products to customers in the Ural region.Read more
PORT ANGELES, WA, Nov. 20, 2019 (Peninsula Daily News ) -McKinley Paper Co. is targeting mid-January for beginning production at its 99-year-old Ediz Hook plant with about 100 workers after nearly three years of industrial dormancy at the site and lost revenue for the city of Port Angeles.
If that time line holds, city government can expect once again to receive about $330,000 annually in utility and electricity fees — although city officials are not including the revenue in the proposed 2020 budget the City Council will discuss tonight at 6 p.m. at city hall.Read more
VAXJO, Sweden, Nov. 13, 2019 (Press Release) -Södra is investing in large-scale and automated forest tree breeding through the innovative technologies company, SweTree Technologies. SEK 50 million will be invested in a pilot facility in Umeå. Stora Enso, Sveaskog and Holmen are co-funding the project.Read more
PARIS, Nov. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -In order to accompany growth in demand from brands for boxes and cards for their samples, Carestia Arcade Beauty is consolidating its expertise in catering to the needs of the market and upgrading its equipment. Its most recent investment is in a new-generation BOBST folder-gluer machine. This acquisition highlights a reinforced partnership between the two companies.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 25, 2019 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki is today celebrating the inauguration of its newest fiber packaging line in Invanteevka, Russia. The EUR 7 million investment that was announced in November 2018 included setting up a completely new state-of-the-art egg carton line as well as modernizing one of the unit’s existing egg packaging lines. With the new line, 26 new jobs will be created in Ivanteevka.Read more
HELSINKI, Oct. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -UPM will strengthen its cost competitiveness and reduce its CO2 emissions by 5 % by investing in a Combined-Heat-Power (CHP) plant at its Nordland paper mill in Dörpen, Germany. The new facility supports the German energy transition “Energiewende” by contributing to the stability of the public power system.Read more