McMinn County paper mill starts $105 million project

19 Aug 2014

CALHOUN, Tenn. — Resolute Forest Products today launched a $105 million expansion of its pulp and paper mill that officials said positions the McMinn County factory for the future.

Richard Garneau, chief executive of the Montreal, Canada-based company that took over the former Bowater plant here, said the work is the global company’s biggest single investment in 2014. It will permit the factory to grow its specialty and commercial paper production and increase quality, he said. Read More