SKG to launch final phase of RCCM PM 1 revamp at Roermond mill in the Netherlands in January
BRUSSELS, Dec. 6, 2018 (PPI Europe) -Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) will carry out the final phase of the revamp of its recycled containerboard machine (RCCM) PM 1 at its Roermond mill in the Netherlands from January 21.
The rebuild, which will last five weeks, will consist of rebuilding the wet-end of the 260,000 tonne/yr line. Some 25,000 tonnes of RCCM will be taken out of the market as a result of the downtime.
“This rebuild is focused on the extension of the product portfolio towards light grades and high specification papers,” the firm said in a statement. Following the upgrade, PM 1’s ...