Essity

Various Locations | Food + Industrial

Overview

ISG and Essity, formerly SCA Tissue, have developed a deep understanding and working relationship, having collaborated on 170+ projects from small-scale projects to greenfield developments.


Opportunity

Essity needed a design leader with significant paper machine track foundation system experience for a new facility.

Solution

ISG has a long-standing partnership with Essity, having led design for facility plants across the country and for Essity campuses in multiple states, totaling more than 172 projects over the years. ISG brings its direct expertise with paper machine track foundation systems as a partner, applying this knowledge to the design of Essity’s 552,500-square-foot facility in Barton, Alabama. The project team designed the facility’s warehouse, high-stack parent roll storage, and adjacent building on-site.

Throughout its partnership with Essity, ISG has provided structural design services for many projects, a mill-wide electrical system study, a wide range of warehouse enhancement projects, several processed mechanical projects, and a new greenfield paper mill.


Market News

ISG Named Business of the Year by Grow Cedar Valley

June 22, 2020 (Waterloo, Iowa) – Based on its growing presence in eastern Iowa and efforts to give back to the community, ISG has received the 2020 Business of the Year Award from Grow Cedar Valley, an organization devoted to the growth of businesses in the region. ISG’s Waterloo office was honored as one of two businesses of the year (1-50 full-time employees), marking the firm’s growing impact in the region since expanding its footprint to Waterloo in 2018.
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ISG Bolsters Connectivity with Strategic Telecommunications Expertise Addition

May 29, 2020 (Green Bay, Wisconsin) – ISG, a professional design and engineering firm that serves both diverse markets and vast geographies, recently expounded upon its progressive strength and business unit diversification by welcoming long-time telecommunications leader Dan Nelson, PE. Based out of the Green Bay office, Dan and his team will continue to advance connectivity and further support clients on a national level.
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