Sveza Group is planning to construct a modern pulp mill in the Russian Federation, Vologda region, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.
In November 2017, Sveza selected Valmet as a partner to execute the potential pulp mill's basic engineering, which has now been completed. On September 26, 2018, Valmet and Sveza have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the objective of further cooperation in the planned pulp mill project. Sveza is now proceeding with preparations, including environmental permits, for the possible pulp mill.
Sveza is a worldwide known plywood producer. Currently the company produces high-quality plywood of natural Russian birch at its 6 mills.
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries.