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Billerudkorsnäs:- Best quarterly performance ever

Billerudkorsnäs:- Best quarterly performance ever

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q1 2015: “We are proud to report our best quarter so far in our short history as BillerudKorsnäs. Our operating profit in the quarter reached a level of SEK 698 million and the operating margin was...

21-04-2015 Hits:14 financial News

Valmet to supply key technologies for paper machine grade conversion to Kotkamills in Finland

Valmet to supply key technologies for paper machine grade conversion to Kotkamills in Finland

Valmet will supply key technologies for extensive grade conversion for Kotkamills Oy in Finland. The target is to convert the existing printing paper (machine finished coated paper, MFC) production line to produce high-quality folding boxboard and ba...

20-04-2015 Hits:46 European News

Xerium Launches Innovative SMART® Technology for Suction Roll Applications on Tissue and Paper Machines

Xerium Launches Innovative SMART® Technology for Suction Roll Applications on Tissue and Paper Machines

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched SMART® Technology engineered especially for vacuum assisted suction roll applications on tissue and paper machines. This...

17-04-2015 Hits:85 Featured Products

Bekaert Solaronics installs two UniDryer® V3 and an Energy Recovery System (ERS) at the Condat paper mill - Lecta Group, France.

Bekaert Solaronics installs two UniDryer® V3 and an Energy Recovery System (ERS) at the Condat paper mill - Lecta Group, France.

Bekaert Solaronics has installed two gas infrared drying UniDryer® V3 systems on PM8 after coaters 1&2 at the Condat paper mill of Lecta Group in France. The investment is to significantly reduce the energy consumption and hence lower the operationa...

17-04-2015 Hits:83 European News

Metso's wide valve offering and experience with pulp and paper processes brings major valve order for Stora Enso's mill project in Guangxi, China

Metso's wide valve offering and experience with pulp and paper processes brings major valve order for Stora Enso's mill project in Guangxi, China

Metso will supply altogether about one thousand valves for Stora Enso's consumer board machine project in Guangxi, China. To guarantee effective services for the new mill, Metso will also strengthen its service presence in the Guangxi area. The consu...

17-04-2015 Hits:75 Asian News

NEW PAPER INSULATION APPROACHES PRESENT UNTAPPED OPPORTUNITIES FOR TRANSFORMER EFFICIENCY

NEW PAPER INSULATION APPROACHES PRESENT UNTAPPED OPPORTUNITIES FOR TRANSFORMER EFFICIENCY

A seminar at the forthcoming CWIEME Berlin exhibition will reveal how cellulose paper and mineral oil insulating systems in distribution transformers can still meet today’s ever-tightening cost and efficiency restrictions – thanks to a few smart modi...

17-04-2015 Hits:70 Featured Articles

TSP (Technology Service Professionals) Acquires Service Contract Portion of IMS

TSP (Technology Service Professionals) Acquires Service Contract Portion of IMS

TSP Becomes Largest Third-Party Provider of QCS Equipment Services (EON: Enhanced Online News)--TSP (Technology Service Professionals), a leading provider of information technology services to Fortune 500 companies, announced it has acquired the ser...

17-04-2015 Hits:79 North American News

REVISED DEINKING SCORECARD TO BOOST PRINT PRODUCT RECYCLABILITY

REVISED DEINKING SCORECARD TO BOOST PRINT PRODUCT RECYCLABILITY

The European Recovered Paper Council (ERPC) has adopted a revised version of its deinking scorecard, first published in 2008. The scorecard assesses the deinkability of a printed product, based on the results of the widely-accepted “INGEDE Method 11”...

17-04-2015 Hits:68 European News

emtec Presentation at PaperCon 2015 in Atlanta, USA

emtec Presentation at PaperCon 2015 in Atlanta, USA

When Standard Methods like Cobb or Bendtsen come to their Limit emtec Electronic and their EST12 – Surface & Sizing Tester at PaperCon 2015 This year emtec Electronic will be present at the PaperCon 2015 Exhbition and Conference with their EST12 – ...

17-04-2015 Hits:39 Exhibitions

Stora Enso appoints new Head of Communications for Paper Division and Finnish media relations

Stora Enso appoints new Head of Communications for Paper Division and Finnish media relations

Stora Enso has appointed Liisa Nyyssönen as SVP Communications for the Paper division and Finnish media. Liisa Nyyssönen joins Stora Enso from Ahlstrom Corporation where she has worked as Vice President, Group Communications since 2011. Prior to Ahls...

17-04-2015 Hits:60 European News

emtec Preview Tissue World Sao Paulo 2015

emtec Preview Tissue World Sao Paulo 2015

Gaining the Best Tissue Quality with Lowest Possible Costs This year the first Tissue World exhibition will take place in Sao Paulo, Brazil and the company emtec Electronic will attend this event from May 20th  until 22nd  at booth no. 383. The comp...

17-04-2015 Hits:54 Exhibitions

PMPower – a new facility of PMP Group

PMPower – a new facility of PMP Group

Following ambitious business development ideas, PMP Group has recently established a new entity: PMPower S.r.l., Italy - responsible for energy solutions for both tissue and paper mills. Widening the product portfolio, based on Intelli-Tissue® and In...

17-04-2015 Hits:64 European News

Christer Segerstéen resigns as Chairman of Södra

Christer Segerstéen resigns as Chairman of Södra

Christer Segersteén is resigning from his position as Chairman of Södra after a total of 24 years on the Board. The Nomination Committee has proposed Lena Ek as new Chairman, and Hans Berggren as new Board member. Christer Segersteén was Vice Chairm...

17-04-2015 Hits:67 European News

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis calls at Endress+Hauser’s stand

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis calls at Endress+Hauser’s stand

The highest-ranking politician of India’s federal state of Maharashtra was impressed by modern measurement and automation engineering Gaining a good impression of the latest developments in measurement and process technology, Devendra Fadnavis spen...

16-04-2015 Hits:86 Asian News

Valmet to introduce new aqua cooling calendering technology for board and paper machines - first delivery to Stora Enso

Valmet to introduce new aqua cooling calendering technology for board and paper machines - first delivery to Stora Enso

Valmet has launched a new and patented calendering technology to the market. The new aqua cooling technology improves the calendering results compared to usual paper production conditions. In most cases the best calendering results are achieved whe...

16-04-2015 Hits:134 European News

American News

TSP (Technology Service Professionals) Acquires Service Contract Portion of IMS

TSP Becomes Largest Third-Party Provider of QCS Equipment Services (EON: Enhanced Online News)--TSP (Technology Service Professionals), a leading pro...

Xerium To Present Four Technical Papers at PaperCon 2015 Exhibition and Conference in Atlanta, Georgia

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, announced it will present 4 technical ...

Metso to provide expanded service levels by opening new service center in Querétaro, Mexico

Metso is opening a new valve and field device service center in Querétaro, Mexico. The new service center offers the latest technology and know-how to...

Sonoco's Menasha, Wis. Paper Plant Receives Bronze Sustainability Star Award

Sonoco one of the largest diversified packaging companies, has recognized U.S. Paper Mills Corp.'s facility in Menasha, Wis., with a Bronze Sustainabi...

European News

Valmet to supply key technologies for paper machin…

Valmet will supply key technologies for extensive grade conversion for Kotkamills Oy in Finland. The target is to convert the existing printing paper ...

Bekaert Solaronics installs two UniDryer® V3 and a…

Bekaert Solaronics has installed two gas infrared drying UniDryer® V3 systems on PM8 after coaters 1&2 at the Condat paper mill of Lecta Group in Fran...

REVISED DEINKING SCORECARD TO BOOST PRINT PRODUCT …

The European Recovered Paper Council (ERPC) has adopted a revised version of its deinking scorecard, first published in 2008. The scorecard assesses t...

Stora Enso appoints new Head of Communications for…

Stora Enso has appointed Liisa Nyyssönen as SVP Communications for the Paper division and Finnish media. Liisa Nyyssönen joins Stora Enso from Ahlstro...

Asian News

Metso's wide valve offering and experience with pu…

Metso will supply altogether about one thousand valves for Stora Enso's consumer board machine project in Guangxi, China. To guarantee effective servi...

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis calls at Endress+…

The highest-ranking politician of India’s federal state of Maharashtra was impressed by modern measurement and automation engineering Gaining a good...

Krishna Tissue Pvt. Ltd. and A.Celli Paper: for th…

A.Celli Paper has recently received an order for a state-of-the-art winder from Krishna Tissues Pvt. Ltd., located in Kolkata, India. The paper rewin...

Minerals Technologies agreement with Sun Paper Gro…

Minerals Technologies Inc. has announced that it has signed an agreement with the Sun Paper Group to construct a 100,000 metric ton precipitated calci...

Oceania News

SCA floats its joint venture in Australia

SCA, the leading global hygiene and forest products company, successfully floated its joint venture, Asaleo Care, in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji o...

SCA to float its joint venture in Australia

The leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA and its Australian partner, Pacific Equity Partners (PEP), have decided to float their join...

Downward trend in Australian wood chip exports was…

The downward trend in Australian wood chip exports was broken in 2013 thanks to increased chip demand from Chinese pulpmills; China surpassed Japan as...

Pulp turned into power

NEW regulation means invasive native species and timber by-products currently made into pulp for paper production, will instead be burnt to generate e...

Financial News

Billerudkorsnäs:- Best quarterly performance ever

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q1 2015: “We are proud to report our best quarter so far in our short history as BillerudKorsnäs....

Valmet's investor website is the best of the Large…

Valmet's investor website won first place in the 'Best investor website' contest, in the category of the Large Cap companies. The contest was arranged...

Kemira Oyj: Completion of the acquisition of AkzoN…

Kemira's acquisition of AkzoNobel's paper chemical business was announced on July 8, 2014. Closing of the transaction was expected during the first qu...

Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciali…

The significant increase of raw material costs, particularly pulp, makes it necessary for Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciality papers ...

Energy News

Valmet to deliver a biomass based boiler plant to …

Valmet will deliver a boiler plant that utilizes biomass to Nokianvirran Energia in Finland. Valmet announced the signing of a letter of intent for th...

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia sign a letter of i…

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia Oy have signed a letter of intent for a delivery of a biomass-fired boiler plant to a new steam heating station in Nok...

British Paper Manufacturing Sector Wastes Almost £…

A new report out this week has revealed that the British paper manufacturing sector wastes a huge £12 million each year by using outdated off-mains en...

ANDRITZ to supply new waste-to-energy power plant …

International technology Group ANDRITZ has been selected by the local utility company Riikinvoima Oy to supply a waste-to-energy power plant to Leppäv...