Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is investing almost EUR 5 million in technical production equipment and the optimization of energy processes. At the same time personnel has been increased both in Sales and in Research & Development. Thereby the German manufacturer of coated specialty papers is continuing along its path of optimization of existing product lines, focus on innovative new products and the resulting closeness to its markets.
The investment of EUR 3.2 million in technical production equipment refers to the optimization of the coating machines in Bielefeld. The objectives of this investment are both improvements in quality and productivity as well as a more flexible use of the highly advanced coating systems with different parts of the product range.
The optimization of energy processes is being achieved by investing a total of EUR 1.6 million in new cooling systems. Investments in both locations in Bielefeld and Flensburg allow more energy efficient use of process cooling, thus supporting the company's goal of protecting the environment.
Both Sales and Research & Development have already had increases in personnel. Mitsubishi HiTec Paper hereby remains faithful to its principles of closeness to both market and customer as well as regular optimization of existing products and introduction of innovative new products.