Propapier PM2, Germany

Greenfield testliner/fluting mill in Germany

Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany

Project facts

Project Type: Testliner/fluting

Client: Propapier

Capacity: 650 000 t/a

Start-up: March 2010

Pöyry provided complete engineering services for Propapier´s new PM2 testliner/fluting mill with a capacity of 650 000 t/a

The assignment covered procurement, engineering, erection supervision, commissioning and start-up services for implementation of the paper mill project. The latest technology was be applied in the process solutions of PM2 targeting at high quality grades taking into account stringent environmental aspects.

The long-standing previous cooperation with Propapier's project management formed a good basis for implementing a successful project.

It was also a continuation to several recent implementation projects, such as Saica PM10 and Schwarza PM1, performed by Pöyry in the packaging paper area.

Less than five months after its start-up the new PM 2 paper machine exceeded its design capacity of 2,090 tonnes per day.