ABB Delivers CPM System to KPAQs Kraft Paper Mill in Louisiana

March 31, 2015 - ABB said that it successfully delivered a Collaborative Production Management (CPM) system to KPAQ Industries, LLC at their mill located in St. Francisville, Louisiana.

KPAQs new CPM system has been integrated to their existing ERP system, various production systems and accounting systems allowing KPAQ to fully utilize ABBs cpmPlus solutions for sales/order management, production planning, production management, decision support and product tracking.

According to ABB, KPAQ will now be able to streamline their entire operation as all mill functions will be handled in one comprehensive system allowing a single point of access to all pertinent production data.

The system will also be able to efficiently scale to correspond with KPAQs production growth and potential expansion, ABB said.

ABBs Collaborative Production Management (CPM) solutions integrate various manufacturing systems, providing real-time visibility, execution, tracking, reporting, and optimizing of manufacturing processes.

KPAQ Industries LLC is an independent manufacturer of a comprehensive range of enhanced lightweight, high strength Kraft linerboard, market pulp, and specialty Kraft paper products.

SOURCE: ABB