Whakatāne Mill slated for closure with loss of 200 jobs - RNZ

Whakatāne Mill slated for closure with loss of 200 jobs. 11:52 am on 24 February 2021. The Whakatāne district mayor says closing down the Whakatāne Mill would be a big blow for the town. Prime Minister Jancida Ardern visiting the Whakatāne Mill during the election campaign in September 2020. Photo: RNZ / Dom Thomas.

Toi EDA Sees Opportunities In The Whakatāne Board Mill ...

Last nights announcement that the Whakatāne Board Mill's Swiss owner, SIG, is proposing to close the facility is a significant blow to the local economy. Employing over 200 highly skilled staff ...

Whakatane Board Mill has been Sold - One Double X

Whakatane Board Mill has been Sold. The Mayor of Whakatane is delighted the board mill is to continue operating under new ownership. Owners SIG Comibloc have sold the mill to Dr Dermot Smurfit's European Consortium, who have extensive experience in paper packaging businesses. They are bringing in a number of New Zealand investors, and plan to ...

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End of cartonboard from NZ as Whakatane mill closes. 21 April 2021. The Whakatane Board Mill in New Zealand owned by SIG Combibloc will close around the end of June 2021. Approximately 210 people will lose their jobs, after a short search reportedly failed to yield a buyer. Source: IndustryEdge.

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The Whakatane Board Mill The mill started operations in July, 1939, a few weeks before the beginning of the war. By this time seedlings planted out in the company's 46,000-acre plantations in 1928 were ready for manufacturing …

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The Whakatane Board Mills Line of 10 km length was opened about 1939 as a freight only line, and was sometimes referred to as a "private siding" The line had previously operated from 1937 as a private siding, then as the Matahina Tramway. Two FA steam locomotives were purchased from the New Zealand Railways, No 41 in 1937 and No 250 in 1943.

Whakatane Mill to remain open | Whakatane Information

Monday, May 31, 2021 - 14:55 More than 150 mill workers in the Bay of Plenty will be breathing a sigh of relief, following news of the Whakatane Mill remaining open. The mill, one of the largest employers in the region, has been bought by The Smurfit Consortium. The mill produces folding box board and has been running since the 1930s.

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East Coast MP Kiri Allan says the imminent closure of the Whakatane Board Mill is "devastating" for the community and she will be arranging a meeting to …

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SIG Combibloc to sell Whakatāne Mill in New Zealand

Under the new owner, Whakatane Mill will cease liquid packaging board production and prioritise customers' requirements for high quality folding box board, carrier board and food service board. The consortium will retain all senior management in the mill.

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The Whakatane Board Mills Line of 10 km length was opened about 1939 as a freight only line, and was sometimes referred to as a "private siding".. The line had previously operated from 1937 as a private siding, then as the Matahina Tramway. Two F A steam locomotives were purchased from the New Zealand Railways, No 41 in 1937 and No 250 in 1943. The maximum speed on …

Whakatāne Board Mill set to close - Timberbiz

Whakatāne Board Mill set to close. 24 February 2021. Last night's announcement that New Zealand's Whakatāne Board Mill's Swiss owner, SIG, is proposing to close the facility will be a significant blow to the local economy. Employing more than 200 highly skilled staff it is a major processor of NZ wood fibre, the mill is the backbone of ...

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Whakatane Board Mill Cardboard mill in operation since 1939. Currently has approx 400 employees. Draws around 3,000,000 litres of water a day from the whakatane river. Owned by Carter Holt Harvey....

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Whakatane - Infrastructure... The mouth of the Whakatane River and Ohiwa Harbour have both provided berths for yachts, fishing trawlers and small ships since European settlement of the area ...Whakatane Airport, on the western side of the river, has scheduled flights to Auckland and Wellington ... A private railway line operated by the Whakatane Board Mills (now Carter Holt …

MP Kiri Allan steps in to save Whakatāne mill - NZ Herald

East Coast MP Kiri Allan says the imminent closure of the Whakatane Board Mill is "devastating" for the community and she will be arranging a meeting to see what can be done to prevent it. Earlier ...

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Company Description: WHAKATANE MILL LIMITED is located in Whakatane, BAY OF PLENTY, New Zealand and is part of the Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills Industry. WHAKATANE MILL LIMITED has 230 total employees across all of its locations and generates $129.98 million in sales (USD). (Employees figure is estimated).

Whakatāne - Wikipedia

The Whakatane Board Mills Line was freight only, with no passenger service. In 1999 operation of the Whakatane Board Mills line was taken over by Tranz Rail (now KiwiRail) and the line was renamed the Whakatane Industrial line.

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Whakatane Mill Ltd. July 30, 2018 ·. Great feedback from Apanui School about the donation of shoes for kids from our employees! Apanui School. July 24, 2018. Thanks to sponsorship from Warren, Dave, Debbye, Joe, Rochelle, Aubery, Eru and Kim from the Whakatane Board Mills, we have 10 brand-new pairs of shoes for children lacking footwear.

The Whakatane Board Mill Te Ao Hou, July ... - Papers Past

The Whakatane Board Mill The mill started operations in July, 1939, a few weeks before the beginning of the war. By this time seedlings planted out in the company's 46,000-acre plantations in 1928 were ready for manufacturing processes. During the war the plant produced an average of over 11,000 tons of cardboard per annum, which was in excess ...

Wood industry 'needs discussion' as Whakatāne mill flags ...

Wood industry 'needs discussion' as Whakatāne mill flags closure. Christel Yardley/Stuff. Whakatane township has been hit hard, losing tourism business after the Whakaari/White Island eruption in ...

Performance Agreement with Whatakane board mill | Valmet

Whakatane Board Mill in New Zealand optimized existing processes to gain maximum potential through a performance agreement with Valmet. The first results after the start of the cooperation has helped also in defining long-term improvement and growth roadmaps.

Sale Of Whakatāne Mill to consortium | WoodTECH

The Mill will cease production of liquid packaging board and going forward will focus on its customers' requirements for high quality folding box board, carrier board and food service board, all of which are currently manufactured at the Mill.

Whakatane Paper Mills, Limited, Water-supply Empowering ...

Whakatane Board Mills Limited Water Supply Act 1961. Private Act: 1961 No 1: Date of assent: 18 October 1961: Commencement: 18 October 1961: 1 Short Title. This Act may be cited as the Whakatane Board Mills Limited Water Supply Act 1961, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the principal Act.

Whakatane Board Mills Limited Water Supply Act 1961 No 1 ...

Whereas the Whakatane Paper Mills, Limited, Water-supply Empowering Act 1936 (hereinafter called the principal Act) conferred on the Whakatane Paper Mills Limited therein described (hereinafter called the old company) power to take water from the Whakatane River together with certain incidental powers, such water being for use in a proposed mill for the manufacture of …

WHAKATANE MILL LIMITED Company Profile | Whakatane, BAY …

Company Description: WHAKATANE MILL LIMITED is located in Whakatane, BAY OF PLENTY, New Zealand and is part of the Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills Industry. WHAKATANE MILL LIMITED has 230 total employees across all of its locations and generates $129.98 million in sales (USD). (Employees figure is estimated). There are 53 companies in the ...

Whakatāne Mill to continue operating after ... - NZ Herald

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Toi EDA sees Opportunities in the Whakatāne Board Mill ...

Last nights announcement that the Whakatāne Board Mill's Swiss owner, SIG, is proposing to close the facility is a significant blow to the local economy. Employing over 200 highly skilled staff and a major processor of NZ wood fibre, the Mill is the …