Saica Pack has successfully manufactured more than 1 million sqm of corrugated board at its Thrapston facility near Northampton.
Over 24 hours, a dedicated team oversaw the production of 1,150,000 sqm of corrugated board. The event, called T1M (Thrapston 1 Million) abided by strict social distancing measures, reflecting the team’s commitment to achieving the feat despite facing several logistical challenges.The ambitious team included a mix of team Leaders, operators, supervisors and a handful of other employees at Saica Pack Thrapston.
Commenting on the achievement, Allan Foakes, Regional Managing Director, Saica Pack South East, said, “I would like to say a huge congratulations to everyone involved in T1M. The achievement is a testament to the hard work put in by the team, and to achieve it safely and securely while abiding by social distancing measures shows their fantastic can-do attitude.”
Earlier in the year, Saica Pack Thrapston set Saica Pack’s UK and Ireland corrugated manufacturing record after successfully overseeing the production of 1,152,745 sqm in one 24-hour window.