The Bangor Daily News reports that ND Paper is close to restarting pulp production at the Old Town mill in Maine.
Fully operational, ND Paper expects the Old Town mill to produce 275,000 air-dried metric tons per year of unbleached kraft pulp.
The Old Town mill was idled back in 2015 by the former owner Expera Specialty Solutions. In October of 2018, ND Paper acquired the kraft pulp mill from OTM Holdings, LLC.
ND paper plans to hold a grand reopening ceremony for the Old Town mill Aug. 13.