Get ready for the big shift – a significant step into the future. An initiative to bring packaging material to a new level. BillerudKorsnäs is proud to introduce the world’s most modern board machine – a shift towards higher availability, technical quality enhancements, a wider scope for innovations, and a big leap in terms of environmental performance. All in one go.
What if we could take one giant leap into the future?
A big shift for the industry
One of Sweden’s biggest industrial investments ever, to supply a growing market with premium paper-based packaging material.
A big shift for innovation
A capacity of 100 million 1-litre milk cartons a day. What’s more: a capability of lighter basis weights, higher stock purity and quality enhancements.
A big shift for the environment
Higher energy efficiency. And as always: 100% pure primary wood fibre from a renewable source.
When will production start?
In March-April 2019. Full utilization in 2023.
What is special about the capabilities of the machine?
Fast, precise, and able to produce low grammages.
What enhancements are made to the technical product properties?
Several, but mainly the coating, the formation, and the whiteness.
When will the new products be commercially available?
Starting in Q3 2019.
The world’s most modern machine. What does that mean?
State-of-the-art technology. Comparable machines are 20 years older.
How fast does the web go through the machine?
1,000 m/min, which equals 60 km/h.
What products will the new machine make?
Liquid packaging board, white top kraftliner, cartonboard and cup stock.