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Klippan mill invests in new paper machine

Jan. 30, 2018 - Svenska Pappersbruket AB in Klippan, Sweden, has invested in a new tissue machine with an annual capacity of 30.000 MT, with start up planned for Q2 2019.


January 30, 2018
By P&PC Staff

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Supplied by Recard S.P.A., the machine will have a deckle size of 3.200 mm, produce grammages between 14 and 26 gsm and an operating speed of 1.700 mpm. The rewinder will be equipped with four backstands.

The mill is a producer of coloured tissue base paper reels and supplies to customers worldwide. Tissue from Klippan Mill is used mainly for napkin production.

According to the manufacturer, the investment will help strengthen the mill’s position as the production quadruples.

The 150 million SEK investment will result in about 20 to 25 new hires.