De Hoop Paper Mill
De Hoop paper mill was founded in 1657. It currently manufactures containerboard products from 100% recycled fibre, with a total capacity of 360,000 tonnes per year.
De Hoop is committed to operating a sustainable and environmentally responsible manufacturing site in the heart of the commune of Eerbeek, The Netherlands.
PM4 single-ply Fourdinier
|Grammage range:||95-140 g/m2|
|Speed max:||550 m/min|
|Trim max:||4.59 m|
PM5 triple-ply Gapformer – Fourdrinier machine
|Grammage range:||120-260 g/m2|
|Speed max:||930 m/min|
|Trim max:||4.60 m|
|1657||Waterwheel-driven mill founded|
|1920||Recovered fibre in use|
|1990||Acquisition by SCA|
|1993||New co-generation power plant to improve the overall energy efficiency|
PM5: new triple-ply wet-end for better formation, appearance & strength in wider product range
New reject dryer to re-use rejects as secondary biofuel PM4: wet-end rebuild to improve sheet formation & profiles
|2007||350th anniversary with the theme: Living, producing & recreating in a sustainable community|
|2008||Start-up production Medium HP|
|2010||FSC® Chain of Custody certification|
|2012||Acquisition by DS Smith|
DS Smith Packaging Netherlands B.V.
De Hoop Mill
6961 GH Eerbeek