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  • VPK Packaging Group invests in CorrBoard UK Ltd

    VPK Packaging Group NV (VPK) has announced investment in a 30% stake of CorrBoard UK Ltd, the privately owned corrugated sheet manufacturer located in North Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, by capital increase and acquisition of CSI’s stake in the consortium.

  • Green Investment at CorrBoard UK Ltd

    CorrBoard UK, Europe’s first consortium-owned manufacturer of corrugated sheet board materials has received planning consent to build a 500kw anaerobic digester (AD) plant at its site in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. The £3.5 million project is scheduled to commence construction later in 2016 and, when operational, will generate enough electricity to supply 1000 homes and enough heat for 500 homes. The modular design of the AD plant will allow output capacity to be increased as the plant‘s production increases.

  • A Year on - September 2015

    A year on – September 2015

    CorrBoard UK celebrate a year’s trading by inviting shareholders and their colleagues to an Open Day at their Scunthorpe factory…
    As expected the plant was spotless and guests witnessed the plant and operations in full swing. Attendees were invited to ‘walk the plant’ in guided groups to get a full understanding of the scale of operations within the 320,000 sq foot factory.

  • CorrBoard UK a Reality

    In late September 2012, the rumour mill went into overdrive when we exclusively published a statement from Corrugated Synergies International, Inc., the Seattle, USbased specialists in sheet feeding and corrugated operations, confirmed the set-up of a sheet feeding plant located in the UK.

    At the time, the company stated that, “The timing is right for a new entrant into UK sheet feeding, bringing an independent alternative and extending capacity in a relatively tight market.”