Metsä Fibre

  • Project engineering for Metsä Group’s bioproduct mill in Kemi to begin in August 2020

    Etiketter: Woodfuels
    The project engineering for Metsä Fibre’s bioproduct mill project in Kemi, Finland will start at the beginning of August 2020. This means the detailed engineering of the mill’s technology, civil construction, MEI installations and commissioning, as well as preparation for the project’s construction phase. The engineering work will be carried out in cooperation with the selected four main implementation partners: Valmet, ABB, AFRY and Fimpec. / Metsä Fibre
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  • Metsä Fibre and ABB signed preliminary agreement on electrification technology

    Etiketter: Wood
    Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, signed a preliminary agreement with ABB to supply electricity systems to the bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland. The degree of Finnish origin for the delivery is high, more than 60%. It is estimated that for the entire Metsä Fibre bioproduct mill project the domestic content will be approximately 70%. / Metsä
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  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre collaborating on responsible sourcing

    Etiketter: Wood
    Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre continue the collaboration by focusing on responsible wood sourcing. As part of a resource-intensive industry Ahlstrom-Munksjö, as a significant wood pulp consumer, and Metsä Fibre, as the world’s leading producer of bleached softwood pulp, have a particular responsibility to advance environmental performance and sustainability throughout their operations and supply chains. / Ahlstrom-Munksjö
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  • Second-phase preparatory work to begin at Metsä Group’s bioproduct mill in Kemi

    Etiketter: Woodfuels
    Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has completed the first-phase preparatory work as part of the pre-engineering of the Kemi bioproduct mill in the Kemi mill area on schedule in January. The second phase will begin in early April. The purpose of the preparatory work is to enable the construction of the mill and a smooth start for the related earthworks. The investment decision will be made earliest at the autumn 2020, and the construction of the mill is expected to begin right after that. / Metsä
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  • Metsä Group’s bioproduct mill in Äänekoski won Mill of the Future Award at 2020 PPI Awards

    Etiketter: Woodfuels
    Metsä Fibre’s bioproduct mill in Äänekoski was one of the winners at the 2020 Pulp & Paper Industry (PPI) Awards in Lisbon. Metsä Fibre is part of Metsä Group. The bioproduct mill won the Mill of the Future Award. In this category, the mill was evaluated based on the implementation of modern and innovative solutions that improved efficiency, production and environmental performance, for example. / Metsä Fibre
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  • EIA process concerning the Kemi bioproduct mill concluded

    Etiketter: Woodfuels
    The Lapland ELY Centre (Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment) issued its reasoned conclusion on the EIA report concerning the Kemi bioproduct mill of Metsä Fibre on 6 March 2020, thereby concluding the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). The ELY Centre, serving as the responsible authority, deems the report to be adequate in terms of its quality and to meet the content requirements pursuant to the Environmental Impact Assessment Act. / Metsä Fibre
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  • Metsä Fibre files environmental permit application concerning Kemi bioproduct mill

    Etiketter: Woodfuels
    Metsä Fibre has on 20 September 2019, filed the environmental permit application concerning the Kemi bioproduct mill with the Regional State Administrative Agency for Northern Finland. / Metsä Fibre
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  • Resolute Forest Products won the first RISI Safety Award sponsored by Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre

    Etiketter: The pulp and paper industry
    Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, were sole sponsors of a new RISI PPI Safety Leadership Awards category. We are happy to announce that the winner was Resolute Forest Products. / Ahlstrom-Munksjö
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  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre have started unique collaboration in safety auditing

    Etiketter: Forestry
    Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre have started safety collaboration by auditing each other’s production facilities. This is a unique form of collaboration among the Pulp and Paper industry with the target of promoting the safety work within the industry. / Ahlstrom-Munksjö
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