Sappi Europe reports that its Alfeld site PM 3 is operational again as of the 20th of July, significantly ahead of the planned restart date. As previously reported the largest area of reconstruction focused on the machine hall with limited damage to the machine.
The repair work was carried out by a team of internal and external workers.
The procedures to start up PM 3 have gone to plan and all the new production runs have been carefully evaluated to ensure that the company maintains quality levels and remains fully in line with our existing specifications.
Sappi is a leading global provider of sustainable woodfibre products and solutions, in the fields of Dissolving wood pulp, Printing papers, Packaging and speciality papers, Casting and release papers, Biomaterials and Bio-energy.