Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel is a medium-sized family business with about 550 employees. We produce cardboard and corrugated board from waste paper for the German and international packaging industry, using the latest environmentally friendly technologies. They are at the heart of the packaging solutions of many well-known products.

With an annual production capacity of over 850,000 tonnes on four modern production lines, we are one of the largest production sites of the European paper industry.

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PKV's paper machine 4
January 13, 2020

More efficiency, less energy: PKV modernizes paper machine 4

As part of its strategic programme, PKV is modernising and renewing an important part of its paper machine 4 in February, for which, among other things, up to 500 external fitters will be employed.
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Example photo: This is how the new noise barrier should look
January 12, 2020

PKV improves sound insulation for neighbours

With a modernised soundproof wall, the PKV is helping to ensure that in future there will be less noise from the factory on directly adjacent plots.
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PKV and EWE jointly present the climate protection module in Varel.
November 25, 2019

PKV tests climate protection module: Wind power generates steam for paper machines

Clean wind power is an important building block on the road to CO2 neutrality in our society - but what if there is too much electricity in the grid? Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel (PKV) is now testing a module that can …
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