On December 20, 2019 the new paper machine (PM) manufactured by ANDRITZ AG (Austria) has been launched at the new plant of Arkhbum Tissue Group LLC (Vorsino industrial park, Kaluga region, a part of Pulp Mill Holding) and the first base-paper was produced.
At present, the personnel and specialists of the plant are studying the equipment and the process mode of the PM is being set up.
“The production of our own base-paper from fine FSC-certified raw materials of the Arkhangelsk PPM (FSC-СОО2853), which is one of the 100TOP products in Russia, will give us undeniable competitive advantages,” said Aleksandr Tufanov, Director of Arkhbum Tissue Group.
As previously reported, the machine capacity is 70 ths. tons of base-paper per year.
Arkhbum Tissue Group LLC (Vorsino industrial park, Kaluga region) – the largest investment project of Arkhangelsk PPM JSC. The investments amount to 8,5 bln RUB.
Nowadays, the company sales successfully its own branded Soffione products all around Russia.
We will remind that the capacity of the first line of the new Arkhbum Tissue Group plant is 70 th. tons of sanitary products per year with the prospect of increasing up to 210 th. tons of sanitary products per year.