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T.CON is expanding to Asia – in partnership with Pacific Textiles

T.CON is expanding to Asia – in partnership with Pacific Textiles

T.CON has acquired a new implementation partner for products like its TRIM Suite: Chinese textile manufacturer Pacific Textiles. Businesses in the region generate considerable demand for specialized industry expertise for their SAP projects. Hong ...

16-07-2019 Hits:170 Asian News

Valmet to supply a board machine rebuild to ITC Limited in India

Valmet to supply a board machine rebuild to ITC Limited in India

Valmet will supply a board machine rebuild for ITC Limited at its Bhadrachalam Mill in India. The rebuild of board machine PM 7, currently producing folding boxboard, is designed to increase production capacity substantially and offer new quality fea...

15-07-2019 Hits:190 Asian News

Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020 announces an impressive jury of renowned packaging design experts

Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020 announces an impressive jury of renowned packaging design experts

The Better with Less – Design Challenge arranged for the first time in 2017–2018 was an impressive success, with over 300 packaging designs submitted to the competition. This year’s Design Challenge is approaching, and the world-class jury of renowne...

15-07-2019 Hits:194 European News

New sustainable technologies for wood-to-textile value chain enables increased production of man-made cellulose fibres in Europe

New sustainable technologies for wood-to-textile value chain enables increased production of man-made cellulose fibres in Europe

GRETE, the Green chemicals and technologies for the wood-to-textile value chain project, has been granted EUR 2.6 million by the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU), which is partnership between the EU and the Bio-based Industries Consort...

15-07-2019 Hits:223 European News

Bosch Packaging Technology and BillerudKorsnäs intensify innovation collaboration

Bosch Packaging Technology and BillerudKorsnäs intensify innovation collaboration

The demand for sustainable packaging among consumers and brand owners all over the world is growing at an exponential rate, which in many cases drives a strong need to replace plastic packaging. Strong partnerships are required to bring about the dev...

08-07-2019 Hits:282 European News

Inapa authorized to conclude acquisition of Papyrus Deutschland

Inapa authorized to conclude acquisition of Papyrus Deutschland

German antitrust authorities have finalized their analysis and cleared the acquisition.  Inapa will become the leading paper distribution group in Western Europe after the transaction, expected to be completed within 30 days. German antitrust author...

08-07-2019 Hits:278 European News

ANDRITZ to rebuild OCC line and install newly developed PrimeScreens X at Cartiere del Polesine in Italy

ANDRITZ to rebuild OCC line and install newly developed PrimeScreens X at Cartiere del Polesine in Italy

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartiere del Polesine to rebuild an existing OCC line including reject treatment at the mill in Adria, Italy. In addition to all main process components, ANDRITZ will also install two ...

08-07-2019 Hits:351 European News

Dr. Phil Harding to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the Director of Technology and Sustainability

Dr. Phil Harding to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the  Director of Technology and Sustainability

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, announces Dr. Phil Harding will join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the Director of Technology and Sustainability.   Dr. Harding has spen...

08-07-2019 Hits:356 North American News

Metsä Board to establish faster availability for white kraftliners

Metsä Board to establish faster availability for white kraftliners

Metsä Board – part of the Metsä Group - has announced the start of a new WKL Common Stock Service to help streamline and enhance the order-delivery processes of white kraftliners in continental Europe. As part of the commitment to develop customer ...

08-07-2019 Hits:276 European News

Paper Formulation Technology is a Key Driver for Sustainable Packaging

Paper Formulation Technology is a Key Driver for Sustainable Packaging

As interest groups raise awareness about plastic waste, governments around the world are starting to ban various types of plastics, especially single-use packaging items. We all know the reasons behind this push: Plastic waste is filling our landfill...

08-07-2019 Hits:275 North American News

Stora Enso plans consolidation of spruce production to one sawmill in Finland

Stora Enso plans consolidation of spruce production to one sawmill in Finland

Stora Enso plans to consolidate the Finnish spruce (whitewood) production to Varkaus sawmill. The plan includes a permanent closure of Kitee sawmill and production increase to Varkaus. The objective is to improve profitability and competitiveness by ...

08-07-2019 Hits:301 European News

Valmet to supply automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper in China

Valmet to supply automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper in China

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper Co., Ltd. in China. The system and consistency transmitters will be installed on the company's paper machine PM1, enabling the line to increase production ef...

08-07-2019 Hits:290 Asian News

West Linn Paper Mill Site to Re-open as Willamette Falls Paper Company

West Linn Paper Mill Site to Re-open as Willamette Falls Paper Company

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, announces the purchase of the paper-making assets associated with the mill located in West Linn, Oregon and has entered into a five-year lea...

08-07-2019 Hits:271 North American News

SEK 8.8 million to research projects

SEK 8.8 million to research projects

The Södra Research Foundation has decided to grant an additional SEK 8.8 million to 12 research projects linked to forestry and the forest industry. The funding was awarded to projects including process development in the pulp industry, recycling t...

08-07-2019 Hits:264 European News

North American paper producer eases into the future with ABB digital solutions

North American paper producer eases into the future with ABB digital solutions

Port Townsend Paper Company (PTPC) moves forward with ABB Ability™ Advanced Digital Services PTPC, a North American producer of pulp and paper products, began an evolution path in April 2018 for its mill in Port Townsend, Washington, USA. The mill’s...

08-07-2019 Hits:288 North American News

ANDRITZ receives long-term maintenance and service contract for Arauco’s MAPA project in Chile

ANDRITZ receives long-term maintenance and service contract for Arauco’s MAPA project in Chile

International technology Group ANDRITZ has been chosen as the maintenance and service partner for Arauco’s MAPA project in Chile. The long-term ANDRITZ SYNERGY™ service agreement covers the entire mill, including all pre-engineering, commissioning, s...

08-07-2019 Hits:282 South American News

Sappi and PerfectPattern boost print efficiency with OctoSprint

Sappi and PerfectPattern boost print efficiency with OctoSprint

Sappi and PerfectPattern signed a global strategic alliance in an effort to roll-out AI driven dynamic print planning and ganging technology to print businesses worldwide. The partnership aims to enable offset and digital printers the opportunity to...

08-07-2019 Hits:280 European News

Valmet introduces ultra-high definition optics to fiber analysis

Valmet introduces ultra-high definition optics to fiber analysis

Utilizing more than 35 years of experience in laboratory and online fiber measurements, Valmet has launched a completely redesigned optics module. The ultra-high definition optics can measure more fibers with much higher resolution in order to expand...

08-07-2019 Hits:291 European News

Update from Port Hawkesbury Paper

Update from Port Hawkesbury Paper

A fire in one of the wood chip silos on the Port Hawkesbury Paper (PHP) Mill site was discovered at approximately 7:20 PM (ADT) on Thursday, June 20th. The mill Emergency Response Team and the Louisdale Volunteer Fire Department responded to the init...

08-07-2019 Hits:259 Canadian News

Valmet introduces new stand-alone wet end control package for paper, board and tissue machines

Valmet introduces new stand-alone wet end control package for paper, board and tissue machines

Valmet introduces new control product called Valmet Stand-Alone Retention Control (Valmet RET) for retention and break-time headbox ash consistency management. It offers benefits for paper, board and tissue makers previously only available to the use...

08-07-2019 Hits:264 European News

New management, ambitious plans – iT’s Tissue’s next steps

New management, ambitious plans – iT’s Tissue’s next steps

A new management structure marks the beginning of an ambitious three-year programme for iT’s Tissue, the Italian Technology Experience. After seven years and three editions of the unique live technology open-house event, Marco Dell’Osso has been app...

08-07-2019 Hits:255 European News

Valmet to supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild for Stora Enso in Finland

Valmet to supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild for Stora Enso in Finland

Valmet will supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild for Stora Enso at its Oulu Mill in Finland. In the project, originally Valmet-supplied paper machine PM 7, which is currently producing fine papers, will be rebuilt to produce hig...

08-07-2019 Hits:265 European News

Maashan Huawang New Material Technology Co., Ltd. chooses A.Celli Paper for a paper rewinder E-WIND® P-100

Maashan Huawang New Material Technology Co., Ltd. chooses A.Celli Paper for a paper rewinder E-WIND® P-100

It is with great satisfaction that A.Celli Paper announces to have signed another contract with the Chinese customer for the purchase of a Paper Rewinder E-WIND® P-100, whose delivery is scheduled for the end of January 2020. The new rewinder is des...

08-07-2019 Hits:267 Asian News

Valmet supplies a forming section rebuild for Ajin P&P in Korea - introduces innovative Sleeve Roll technology

Valmet supplies a forming section rebuild for Ajin P&P in Korea - introduces innovative Sleeve Roll technology

Valmet will supply a forming section rebuild introducing a novel Sleeve Roll technology to Ajin P&P's Dalseong mill in Korea. The rebuild of the paper machine PM 3 targets production increase and improved end-product quality. The start-up of the rebu...

08-07-2019 Hits:266 Asian News

Verso Corporation Adopts Limited Duration Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation Adopts Limited Duration Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation has just announced that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has unanimously adopted a limited duration stockholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan"), following the Board's evaluation and consultation with the Company's advisors, and ...

08-07-2019 Hits:250 financial News

From plastic to paper and bioplastics: Fabio Perini and Casmatic make eco-friendly tissue products packaging conversion possible

From plastic to paper and bioplastics: Fabio Perini and Casmatic make eco-friendly tissue products packaging conversion possible

Replace plastic packaging with a new eco-friendly, combined paper and bio-plastic material on Casmatic packaging machines. Plastics are the most used materials in the world of packaging, but they need to be limited in light of recent restrictions of...

08-07-2019 Hits:232 European News

Jori Ringman becomes Director General of CEPI

Jori Ringman becomes Director General of CEPI

CEPI, the European association representing the forest fibre and paper industry, announces that Jori Ringman has unanimously been appointed by the CEPI Board as successor to Sylvain Lhôte at the helm of the Brussels-based organisation. “I am honoure...

08-07-2019 Hits:201 European News

Detergent packaging now even more sustainable

Detergent packaging now even more sustainable

Walki offers solutions made of 100 percent renewable raw materials and soon also made of circular polymers Walki, a leading manufacturer of packaging solutions, offers cardboard-based laminate constructions for washing powders and other hygroscopic ...

08-07-2019 Hits:216 European News

The Modern Man takes a greener approach

The Modern Man takes a greener approach

Provider of premium grooming products adapts its packaging to reflect sustainable values and customer expectations The Modern Man has been sending luxury male grooming products to customers around the world since 2009 and as an e-commerce business, ...

08-07-2019 Hits:195 European News

Sappi Lanaken PM8 successful start-up after rebuild

Sappi Lanaken PM8 successful start-up after rebuild

Sappi’s Lanaken mill in Belgium has recently undergone a two month long rebuild on its PM8. As of June, 12th 2019 the PM now has the ability to produce woodfree coated paper in addition to light weight coated paper.  After a scheduled ramp-up and op...

08-07-2019 Hits:153 European News

Verso Corporation Explores Strategic Alternatives And Approves Adoption Of Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation Explores Strategic Alternatives And Approves Adoption Of Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation has just announced that its Board of Directors had in late March of 2019, reengaged Houlihan Lokey Capital, Inc. as the company's financial advisor to assist Verso in identifying and evaluating a range of potential strategic alterna...

08-07-2019 Hits:287 financial News

PMP to deliver Key Technological equipment’s to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd in China

PMP to deliver Key Technological equipment’s to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd in China

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a delivery of Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox, Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press and Intelli-Sizer® Metering Size Press for Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd. The agreement has been establish...

05-07-2019 Hits:292 Asian News

A.Celli and SINAMICS upgrade: stepping into the future!

A.Celli and SINAMICS upgrade: stepping into the future!

Why migrating from SIMOVERT to SINAMICS will improve the safety and performance of your A.Celli plant: Starting in 1996, the Siemens SIMOVERT MASTERDRIVES family of converters was sold and installed on a worldwide level and, of course, A.Celli adopt...

05-07-2019 Hits:205 European News

Domtar Corporation Names Marie Cyr New Dryden Mill Manager

Domtar Corporation Names Marie Cyr New Dryden Mill Manager

Domtar Corporation have just announced Marie Cyr as manager of the company’s mill in Dryden, Ontario, effective August 1, 2019. Cyr succeeds Jim Blight, who will retire in August. Since December 2013, Marie has served as the Windsor Mill's pulp mill...

05-07-2019 Hits:209 Canadian News

Sustainable Sake-packaging winner of PIDA UK 2019

Sustainable Sake-packaging winner of PIDA UK 2019

For the first time, the British edition of PIDA – Packaging Impact Design Award – got its own event, held on 5 June in Leeds. This year, sustainability and recycling were in focus. The contesting design students presented creative and fun ideas on ho...

04-07-2019 Hits:256 European News

Voith PaperSchool: Customized training courses for the paper industry

Voith PaperSchool: Customized training courses for the paper industry

The new website of the Voith PaperSchool is now online. The school offers comprehensive training courses covering all aspects of the paper manufacturing process. In addition to a wide range of existing training courses, participants can also access p...

02-07-2019 Hits:267 European News

Valmet delivers a new recovery boiler to ITC in India

Valmet delivers a new recovery boiler to ITC in India

Valmet will deliver a new recovery boiler and ash leaching plant to ITC's Bhadrachalam pulp mill in India. The new boiler will replace three existing boilers. The start-up of the new recovery boiler is scheduled for late 2021. The order was included...

02-07-2019 Hits:220 Asian News

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPressTM felt technology for enhanced press performance

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPressTM felt technology for enhanced press performance

International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new StrataPress™ felt technology enabling unmatched performance on today’s most demanding press positions. Innovative StrataPress™ press felts provide a comprehensive new portfolio o...

02-07-2019 Hits:231 European News

T.CON earns SAP award for excellent mill expertise in Germany

T.CON earns SAP award for excellent mill expertise in Germany

For the first time, SAP SE honors T.CON's excellent expertise for the mill process industry. As a demonstration of the outstanding expert know-how of T.CON in the industry, T.CON can now display the “SAP Recognized Expertise in the mill products indu...

26-06-2019 Hits:277 European News

SEALS DELIVER LONG LIFE IN CHEMICAL PROCESSING APPLICATIONS

SEALS DELIVER LONG LIFE IN CHEMICAL PROCESSING APPLICATIONS

Based on a proprietary and patented crosslinking system that has been developed specifically for the chemical processing industry, DuPont™ Kalrez® Spectrum™ 7275 seals exhibit minimal swelling and improved retention of physical properties when expose...

26-06-2019 Hits:279 North American News

Lenzing Group builds world’s largest lyocell fiber plant in Thailand

Lenzing Group builds world’s largest lyocell fiber plant in Thailand

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group is substantial increasing its production of lyocell fibers to meet the strong demand for these products and further strengthening its position as an industry leader in specialty fibers. Over the next years, it plans to inv...

26-06-2019 Hits:313 Asian News

Publishing of Valmet's Half Year Financial Review January - June 2019 on July 23, 2019

Publishing of Valmet's Half Year Financial Review January - June 2019 on July 23, 2019

Valmet's Half Year Financial Review for January 1 - June 30, 2019 will be published on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at approximately 3:00 p.m Finnish time (EET). The stock exchange release and presentation material in Finnish and in English will be availab...

26-06-2019 Hits:401 financial News

ANDRITZ receives a major order for an extensive rebuild from Stora Enso in Finland

ANDRITZ receives a major order for an extensive rebuild from Stora Enso in Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso to supply production technologies and key process equipment for rebuild of the fiberline and drying machine as well as for modernization of the stock preparation system at i...

26-06-2019 Hits:302 European News

James Smith joins Toscotec North America.

James Smith joins Toscotec North America.

Toscotec North America, Inc. Green Bay, WI and Toscotec S.p.A. Lucca, Italy announced that James Smith has joined the group as Paper & Board Sales Manager for North America. James Smith, Paper & Board Sales Manager for North America James has a Mec...

26-06-2019 Hits:297 North American News

PMP to support Convertipap’s tissue business expansion in the Americas!

PMP to support Convertipap’s tissue business expansion in the Americas!

The Tissue sector is performing a continuous growth worldwide, and this trend is about to even strengthen in the coming years. Currently tissue papers are daily necessities of every human being. Taking current trends into account, Latin America and E...

12-06-2019 Hits:397 North American News

Minerals Technologies Initiates ENVIROFIL® PCC Production

Minerals Technologies Initiates ENVIROFIL® PCC Production

First Commercial Deployment for Innovative Minerals Recycling Technology Technology Provides Environmental and Cost-Reduction Solutions for Customers Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) (“MTI” or “the Company”) have just announced that it has co...

12-06-2019 Hits:449 European News

ANDRITZ to supply two tissue production lines with stock preparation to MG TEC Industry

ANDRITZ to supply two tissue production lines with stock preparation to MG TEC Industry

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from MG TEC Industry to supply two complete tissue production lines for their mill in Dej, Romania. Start-up is scheduled for 2020 (TM1) and 2022 (TM2), respectively. The turnkey order com...

12-06-2019 Hits:423 European News

Humanized technology and its transformations in the pulp and paper sector is the theme of the ABTCP 2019 Congress

Humanized technology and its transformations in the pulp and paper sector is the theme of the ABTCP 2019 Congress

In the Industry 4.0 or Fourth Industrial Revolution that all productive sectors are currently experiencing, space takes on life in real time through man-machine integration and its interconnections, generating innovation in products, equipment desi...

12-06-2019 Hits:426 South American News

Two Paper Rewinders E-WIND® P100 for Liensheng Paper (Shanying Group)

Two Paper Rewinders E-WIND® P100 for Liensheng Paper (Shanying Group)

A.Celli Paper is pleased to confirm its ongoing and valuable collaboration with the Chinese group Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd., enshrined in the agreement for the supply of two latest generation E-WIND® P100 rewinders, for the mill loca...

12-06-2019 Hits:383 Asian News

SCA sells logistics terminal in Rotterdam

SCA sells logistics terminal in Rotterdam

SCA intends to divest SCA Logistics (Rotterdam) B.V. to the Dutch company Matrans Holdings B.V. The transaction is expected to reduce SCA’s net debt by about 575 M SEK, including both the purchase price and the effect of financial leases which are in...

12-06-2019 Hits:387 Logistics

Voith CeraGuide B: Ceramic coating enhances run time and reduces wire wear at Schoellershammer PM 5

Voith CeraGuide B: Ceramic coating enhances run time and reduces wire wear at Schoellershammer PM 5

By changing from classic rubber covers to CeraGuide B ceramic roller coatings from Voith, Schoellershammer was able to significantly increase the efficiency of its PM 5. The new coatings not only reduced the regrinding frequency but also increased th...

03-06-2019 Hits:427 European News

ABTCP Congress 2019 to include the 3rd International Symposium on Tissue and Recycling Research and Technology

ABTCP Congress 2019 to include the 3rd International Symposium on Tissue and Recycling Research and Technology

The 3rd International Symposium on Tissue and Recycling Research and Technology (SIPTPT) will take place October 23, 2019 in conjunction with the 52nd Pulp and Paper International Congress, which will be held October 22-24, 2019 in São Paulo (SP), ...

03-06-2019 Hits:510 Exhibitions

International Paper Announces Agreement to Sell Its India-based Paper Business

International Paper Announces Agreement to Sell Its India-based Paper Business

International Paper (NYSE: IP) has entered into an agreement with West Coast Paper Mills Limited (NSE: WSTCSTPAPR) to sell its controlling interest in International Paper APPM Limited (NSE:IPAPPM | BSE:502330), an India-based paper business. Internat...

03-06-2019 Hits:488 Asian News

Stora Enso will convert the Oulu paper mill into a packaging board mill

Stora Enso will convert the Oulu paper mill into a packaging board mill

Stora Enso has decided to invest approximately EUR 350 million to convert the Oulu paper mill in Finland into packaging production. The investment includes converting paper machine 7 into high-quality virgin-fibre-based kraftliner production, and the...

03-06-2019 Hits:451 European News

Valmet agrees on a major pulp and board technology delivery to Klabin in Brazil

Valmet agrees on a major pulp and board technology delivery to Klabin in Brazil

Valmet has signed contracts for a large pulp and paper technology delivery to Klabin S.A. in Brazil. The order consist of a kraftliner machine (PM27), a new fiberline, a new continuous cooking and a pulp dryer rebuild. The order is included in Valmet...

29-05-2019 Hits:523 South American News

ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s pulp mill in Brazil

ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s pulp mill in Brazil

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Klabin to supply energy-efficient and environmentally friendly pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s “PUMA II” project in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. The ...

29-05-2019 Hits:476 South American News

ANDRITZ to supply a PrimeLineECO tissue machine with two stock preparation lines to Xuan Mai Paper in Vietnam

ANDRITZ to supply a PrimeLineECO  tissue machine with two stock preparation lines to Xuan Mai Paper in Vietnam

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Xuan Mai Paper Co. Ltd. to supply a PrimeLineECO tissue machine for its mill in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, for the production of high-quality tissue grades made of either 100% virgin o...

21-05-2019 Hits:470 Asian News

Veolia’s concentration and evaporation technologies chosen by Smurfit Kappa to upgrade its Sangüesa Paper Mill in Spain

Veolia’s concentration and evaporation technologies chosen by Smurfit Kappa to upgrade its Sangüesa Paper Mill in Spain

Veolia Water Technologies Inc. has been awarded a contract by Smurfit Kappa to supply state-of-the-art HPD® systems at the Sangüesa mill in Northern Spain. Smurfit Kappa is one of the world’s largest packaging goods providers and kraft paper manufac...

21-05-2019 Hits:813 European News

PulPaper 2021 to take place alongside the chemical sector events

PulPaper 2021 to take place alongside the chemical sector events

PulPaper is the leading international event in the forest industry’s calendar, and it will be held at Messukeskus in Helsinki on 27-29 April 2021. A top chemistry and bio-industry event, ChemBio Finland, as well as a top chemical seminar, Helsinki Ch...

21-05-2019 Hits:490 Exhibitions

Voith and Truetzschler Nonwovens win Living Standards Award

Voith and Truetzschler Nonwovens win Living Standards Award

At its New Year Reception in Vienna on January 24, 2019, Austrian Standards presented five companies, including the Voith Group, with the Living Standards Award for the development and use of innovative and practical quality standards. Through the de...

21-05-2019 Hits:433 European News

Valmet to replace process and quality controls at Delkeskamp mill, Germany

Valmet to replace process and quality controls at Delkeskamp mill, Germany

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA Automation System and a Valmet IQ Quality Control System to Delkeskamp's cartonboard machine BM1 in Nortrup, Germany. The new systems will enable the mill to produce the desired end product quality more efficiently. T...

21-05-2019 Hits:406 European News

Burgo cartaceo#01 and illustri festival 2019

Burgo cartaceo#01 and illustri festival 2019

Illustri Festival 2019 will be held in Vicenza from May 18th to June 23rd, with the collaboration of Burgo Group which will present its project Cartaceo#01, Paper: a never-ending material. After the success of  BookCity  Milano 2018, the illustrat...

20-05-2019 Hits:473 European News

Leicester Tissue Manufacturer set to Expand with HSBC UK Support

Leicester Tissue Manufacturer set to Expand with HSBC UK Support

Leicester Tissue Company (LTC), a toilet and kitchen roll manufacturer, is set to increase its manufacturing capabilities by up to 100 per cent after securing a £6 million funding package from HSBC UK. The business, which is currently operating at...

20-05-2019 Hits:440 European News

Voith introduces online platform MyVoith for digital applications and services

Voith introduces online platform MyVoith for digital applications and services

MyVoith is a global platform that brings together the company’s digital services and business related information in one location. The platform offers users personalized access to their applications, services, and data from the Voith world. These inc...

20-05-2019 Hits:414 European News

Pulse production opens for the manufacturing of specialty paper

Pulse production opens for the manufacturing of specialty paper

Producing paper is about large volumes. The step from manufacturing in lab to industrial production therefore faces great challenges. Uncertainty regarding supply, demand and price often makes new concepts stick to the "valley of death". You don't wa...

20-05-2019 Hits:458 European News

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 of Cartiera Marchigiana in Italy.

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 of Cartiera Marchigiana in Italy.

Cartiera Marchigiana selected Toscotec to completely rebuild the dryer section of its paper machine at Montelupone, Macerata, Italy. This is a repeated order for Toscotec, who has recently been entrusted with a turnkey rebuild project by Cartiera C...

20-05-2019 Hits:406 European News

New study confirms non-recycled paper is better for the climate

New study confirms non-recycled paper is better for the climate

When produced where the environmental impact of producing electricity is low, and where the forest is sustainably managed, paper from fresh fibres has lower environmental impact than paper from recycled fibres. That’s the conclusion of a new life cyc...

20-05-2019 Hits:446 European News

Resolute Completes Five-Year Extension of ABL Credit Facility

Resolute Completes Five-Year Extension of ABL Credit Facility

Resolute Forest Products Inc. have just announced a 5-year extension of its senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility ("ABL credit facility") with an aggregate lender commitment of up to $500 million at any time outstanding, subject to bor...

20-05-2019 Hits:549 financial News

South African student named among winning wood scientists in global competition

South African student named among winning wood scientists in global competition

The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) has announced the three global winners of the 2018-2019 Blue Sky Young Researchers and Innovation Award. University of Pretoria Masters student Martin Wierzbicki along with Elina Pääk...

17-05-2019 Hits:1515 Featured Articles

Kristin Israelsson leaves Rottneros AB

Kristin Israelsson leaves Rottneros AB

The Mill Director of Rottneros Mill, Kristin Israelsson, has decided to take up a position outside Rottneros and will therefore leave her position as Mill Director. Kristin has six months' notice and remains in full capacity during this period. The ...

14-05-2019 Hits:475 European News

Kathy Buckman Gibson named Woman of the Year

Kathy Buckman Gibson named Woman of the Year

Kathy Buckman Gibson was recognized as Woman of the Year by the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry’s (TAPPI’s) Women in Industry Division at its recent annual PaperCon conference. Kathy Buckman Gibson Buckman Gibson is a TAPPI Fell...

09-05-2019 Hits:535 North American News

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher in the 1Q/19 than the 1Q/18

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher in the 1Q/19 than the 1Q/18

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher in the 1Q/19 than the 1Q/18, with prices in the US South having increased the most due to challenging weather conditions, as reported by the North American Wood Fiber Review The winter weather impac...

09-05-2019 Hits:498 financial News

VariFlex Performance – High-capacity winding for demanding applications

VariFlex Performance – High-capacity winding for demanding applications

Developed for the highest customer requirements and specially designed for maximum output: With VariFlex Performance, Voith sharpens its portfolio of two-drum winders. VariFlex Performance is a new solution that has already been successfully launche...

09-05-2019 Hits:513 European News

Stora Enso explores recycling of paper cups for magazine paper production

Stora Enso explores recycling of paper cups for magazine paper production

Stora Enso aims to start recycling used paper cups on a large scale at its Langerbrugge Mill in Belgium. Based on production trials, Stora Enso possesses the technical feasibility to recycle paper cups for use in other paper applications. Stora Enso ...

09-05-2019 Hits:571 European News

Valmet to deliver second tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria

Valmet to deliver second tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria

Valmet will supply a complete Advantage DCT 100HS tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria. The order also includes a rewinder and an extensive automation package including process and quality control solutions. The order was included in Valmet'...

09-05-2019 Hits:521 European News

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with Century Pulp & Paper to Install and Operate a 45,000 Metric Ton Per Year Satellite PCC Plant in India

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with Century Pulp & Paper to Install and Operate a 45,000 Metric Ton Per Year Satellite PCC Plant in India

Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) (“MTI” or “the Company”) has just announced that it has signed an agreement with Century Pulp & Paper, Division of Century Textiles and Industries Limited, to install a 45,000 metric ton per year satellite preci...

09-05-2019 Hits:482 Asian News

Companies lose millions by side-lining procurement teams, research shows

Companies lose millions by side-lining procurement teams, research shows

Businesses failing to use procurement specialists to ensure they get best value from Third-Party Logistics suppliers (3PLs) are potentially losing millions, according to the latest research from leading supply chain and logistics consultancy SCALA. ...

09-05-2019 Hits:442 Logistics

Valmet to supply key board machine technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging in Vietnam

Valmet to supply key board machine technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging in Vietnam

Valmet will supply key board making technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging for its new containerboard making line, which will be located in Phu My, Vietnam. The order was included in Valmet's orders received of the first quarter 201...

08-05-2019 Hits:473 Asian News

2018 Global TIA winners and finalists turn ideas into profits

2018 Global TIA winners and finalists turn ideas into profits

Good ideas become great solutions when they address problems in a novel way and yield tangible results. In line with the 2018 Global Technical Innovation Awards’ theme, ‘Thinking together’, the winning team from Sappi Maastricht Mill collaborated to ...

08-05-2019 Hits:481 European News

Lenzing makes a very solid start to the 2019 financial year

Lenzing makes a very solid start to the 2019 financial year

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group continued its solid development in the first quarter of 2019. Despite a much tighter market environment, the Lenzing Group even recorded a slight increase in revenue, proving once again that it has chosen the right path wi...

08-05-2019 Hits:532 financial News

For Sale - Complete 3600 mm Paper Machine with Finishing equipment or Ideal for conversion to produce Packaging Grades

For Sale - Complete 3600 mm Paper Machine with Finishing equipment or Ideal for conversion to produce Packaging Grades

We now have available a complete 3600 mm paper machine with all of the finishing equipment including sheeter as well as ream and reel wrapping lines. The paper machine has been manufacturing printing and writing paper grades but could also be conver...

07-05-2019 Hits:450 European News

Shan Don Sun Honghe Paper Industry Co., Ltd and A.Celli Paper for a new E-WIND® P-100 paper rewinder

Shan Don Sun Honghe Paper Industry Co., Ltd and A.Celli Paper for a new E-WIND® P-100 paper rewinder

The Chinese customer has confirmed its trust in the A.Celli Group, signing a new contract for the order of the E-WIND® P-100 paper rewinder, whose delivery is scheduled for July 2019. The new rewinder is destined to the Shandong plant and will be ...

07-05-2019 Hits:522 Asian News

For the first time emtec Electronic will attend Paper Vietnam 2019

For the first time emtec Electronic will attend Paper Vietnam 2019

The pulp and paper industry will meet at the international exhibition and conference Paper Vietnam 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City from June 26th  to 28th. Emtec Electronic, the German developer and producer of innovative testing instruments, will attend fo...

07-05-2019 Hits:476 Exhibitions

Valmet to supply a quality management solution to Cartones Ponderosa in Mexico

Valmet to supply a quality management solution to Cartones Ponderosa in Mexico

Valmet will supply a Valmet IQ Quality Management Solution to Cartones Ponderosa's cartonboard machine BM1 in Mexico. The comprehensive solution will improve machine efficiency and the overall end-product quality. The order was included in Valmet's ...

07-05-2019 Hits:533 South American News

SmartBasket: The game-changing solution for asset and lifecycle management of screen baskets

SmartBasket: The game-changing solution for asset and lifecycle management of screen baskets

For more than 30 years, Voith has been supplying highly efficient and durable screen baskets for various screening applications in the stock preparation unit – with the aim of continuously improving screening efficiency. With SmartBasket, Voith is no...

06-05-2019 Hits:483 European News

Valmet to launch a new-generation web inspection system at PaperCon 2019

Valmet to launch a new-generation web inspection system at PaperCon 2019

Valmet will launch a new-generation Valmet IQ Web Inspection System (IQ WIS), which enables board and paper producers to inspect and improve product quality in greater detail. IQ WIS works in real time, enabling immediate root-cause analysis and corr...

06-05-2019 Hits:509 Exhibitions

End-to-end paper solutions that make customers’ production smarter and more sustainable on display by Voith in PaperCon 2019 booth 301

End-to-end paper solutions that make customers’ production smarter and more sustainable on display by Voith in PaperCon 2019 booth 301

Voith, a trusted solution partner for the paper industry, will feature interactive experiences for visitors to booth 301 at PaperCon 2019 from May 6 to 8 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. "The paper industry is quickly evolving and a...

06-05-2019 Hits:454 Exhibitions

BIDITUP & Maynards Announces Liquidation of the Complete Facility and Total Assets of Oregon Paper Mill

BIDITUP & Maynards Announces Liquidation of the Complete Facility and Total Assets of Oregon Paper Mill

BIDITUP Auctions and Appraisals Worldwide and Maynards, global leaders in asset conversion is announcing that the entire plant and assets of West Linn Paper Mill will soon be coming to auction. West Linn Paper Mill is closing its door after 128 years...

05-05-2019 Hits:563 North American News

Valmet to supply automation and quality management systems to Suzhou Taison Paper in China

Valmet to supply automation and quality management systems to Suzhou Taison Paper in China

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA automation system and a Valmet IQ quality management solution to Suzhou Taison Paper Co., Ltd. in China. The systems will be installed on two tissue machines, enabling the mill to increase production efficiency and imp...

04-05-2019 Hits:541 Asian News

Emtec Electronic with its successful innovations at the Zellcheming Expo

Emtec Electronic with its successful innovations at the Zellcheming Expo

The pulp, paper and supplier industry will meet also this year at the Zellcheming Expo 2019 in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. From June 25th to 27th the company emtec Electronic will present their innovative measuring devices in hall 4.1 at the booth no. G...

04-05-2019 Hits:421 Exhibitions

Rottneros changes clothes after 47 years

Rottneros changes clothes after 47 years

Rottneros is now taking another step to meet the future. In conjunction with the Annual General Meeting on May 2 in Sunne, Värmland, the company’s new logo is presented. A symbol that clarifies the company’s focus on climate and environmentally smart...

04-05-2019 Hits:420 European News

Valmet continues to strengthen its stable business by acquiring J&L Fiber Services Inc. in the U.S.

Valmet continues to strengthen its stable business by acquiring J&L Fiber Services Inc. in the U.S.

Valmet has on May 1, 2019 completed the acquisition of J&L Fiber Services Inc., a manufacturer and provider of refiner segments to the pulp, paper and fiberboard industry. The company is located in Wisconsin, U.S. The enterprise value of the acquisit...

04-05-2019 Hits:470 North American News

Zanders Paper with new co‐investor

Zanders Paper with new co‐investor

Production of all core poducts continues JOOL Invest AB has become a co‐investor in Zanders Paper GmbH. The Swedish company with subsidiaries mainly within paper, wood products and finance industries, has a clear industrial mindset and will be an ac...

04-05-2019 Hits:451 European News

Verso Announces Closure of Paper Mill in Luke, Maryland

Verso Announces Closure of Paper Mill in Luke, Maryland

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced it will permanently close its paper mill in Luke, Maryland, in response to the continuing decline in customer demand for the grades of coated freesheet paper produced at the mill, along with rising inp...

04-05-2019 Hits:523 North American News

Emtec Electronic presents its innovative testing equipment in Graz

Emtec Electronic presents its innovative testing equipment in Graz

From June 05th to 06th, the Paper & Biorefinery Conference 2019 takes place in Graz, Austria and people from the pulp, paper and biorefinery sector come together. The German developer and producer of innovative testing equipment, emtec Electronic Gmb...

03-05-2019 Hits:404 European News

Another success for A.Celli: the commissioning of a winder and rewinder in Poland!

Another success for A.Celli: the commissioning of a winder and rewinder in Poland!

A Stream winder and Rapid rewinder have been installed with success! A.Celli Nonwovens has proven once again to be a benchmark company in the global market of non-woven fabric with the installation of a winding and rewinding system for Spunlace prod...

03-05-2019 Hits:425 European News

Metsä Board and its associated company Metsä Fibre to launch pre-engineering phases for three major investments

Metsä Board and its associated company Metsä Fibre to launch pre-engineering phases for three major investments

Metsä Board and its associated company Metsä Fibre, both part of Metsä Group, will launch pre-engineering phases for three major investments. All three investments will further develop the competitiveness of pulp and energy production for both compan...

03-05-2019 Hits:446 European News

Global unions target safety at work in pulp, paper, graphical and packaging in a year of action

Global unions target safety at work in pulp, paper, graphical and packaging in a year of action

Workers in the pulp, paper, graphical and packaging sectors, represented globally by IndustriALL Global Union and UNI, are using this 2019 Workers Memorial Day to kick off a yearlong campaign around the three fundamental worker rights needed to make ...

03-05-2019 Hits:418 European News

James Cropper announced as finalist for the 2019 Responsible Business Awards 

James Cropper announced as finalist for the 2019 Responsible Business Awards 

James Cropper based in the English Lake District is celebrating after being named as a finalist for Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Awards, the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible busin...

03-05-2019 Hits:481 European News

Metsä Board renews its folding boxboard portfolio

Metsä Board renews its folding boxboard portfolio

Metsä Board – part of Metsä Group – has created a new, enhanced folding boxboard portfolio, designed specifically to help brand owners and packaging converters tackle the big issues in packaging: saving resources, reducing carbon footprint and ensuri...

03-05-2019 Hits:468 European News

Resolute Announces Four-Year Renewal of U.S. Labor Agreements

Resolute Announces Four-Year Renewal of U.S. Labor Agreements

Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has just announced a four-year renewal of the master collective agreement covering unionized employees of three U.S. pulp, paper and tissue mills. Unionized employees voted overwhelmingly to ratify...

03-05-2019 Hits:480 North American News

Valmet to supply a containerboard making line with an extensive scope for Papierfabrik Palm in Germany

Valmet to supply a containerboard making line with an extensive scope for Papierfabrik Palm in Germany

Valmet will supply a containerboard making line (PM 5) with extensive packages of mill-wide automation and services for Papierfabrik Palm's (Palm) Aalen-Neukochen mill in Germany. The new high-capacity board machine will replace three existing smalle...

03-05-2019 Hits:433 European News

Toscotec chosen as turnkey supplier by Cartiera Cama in Italy to rebuild the dryer section of PM1.

Toscotec chosen as turnkey supplier by Cartiera Cama in Italy to rebuild the dryer section of PM1.

Cartiera Cama S.r.l. chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Lallio mill, Bergamo, Italy. PM1 produces core board and carton board from 650 to 1,200 gsm, using 100% waste fibres. The delivery is planned in two steps...

03-05-2019 Hits:424 European News

Valmet has completed the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry

Valmet has completed the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry

Valmet has just completed the acquisition of GL&V, which was announced on February 26, 2019. GL&V is a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry. The enterprise value of the acquisition is approximately EUR 113 milli...

03-05-2019 Hits:453 European News

Valmet to convert a recovery boiler into a biomass boiler at DA Alizay in France

Valmet to convert a recovery boiler into a biomass boiler at DA Alizay in France

Valmet has received an order from Biomasse Energie d'Alizay to convert a recovery boiler into a biomass boiler utilizing bubbling fluidized bed combustion technology (BFB) at DA Alizay mill in France. Biomasse Energie d'Alizay will start producing st...

03-05-2019 Hits:418 European News

Mondi renews the ColorLok® certification for its full premium office range

Mondi renews the ColorLok® certification for its full premium office range

ColorLok® Technology applied during paper production ensures consistent, high-quality printed documents Mondi has renewed its ColorLok® certification for its whole premium office portfolio for the 12th year in a row. The company continues improving ...

03-05-2019 Hits:443 European News

Voith and TSP form joint venture

Voith and TSP form joint venture

Voith and TSP, a leading American technology service company, have launched a new joint venture – TSP OnCare Digital Assets Inc. “With the new joint venture between Voith and TSP, Voith is enlarging its footprint in North America in the important fi...

03-05-2019 Hits:564 North American News

ANDRITZ starts up new dewatering technology at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

ANDRITZ starts up new dewatering technology at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the latest innovation in dewatering – the Vertical Screw Thickener (VST) – at Zellstoff Pöls AG, Austria. The VST has been operating successfully since the beginning of December 2018 ...

03-05-2019 Hits:415 European News

Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director

Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director

Mr. Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director. After graduating in Mechanical Engineering at the University of San Paolo in Brazil, Mr. Luna completed his studies by attending a course in Marketing at the University of Berkel...

03-05-2019 Hits:416 European News

iDEAL® forged YD: a new state-of-the-art Yankee has been shipped to Mexico

iDEAL® forged YD: a new state-of-the-art Yankee has been shipped to Mexico

More and more affirmations for the A.Celli’s forged steel patented solution. A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce the delivery of another iDEAL® Forged_YD new generation Yankee. Particularly, we are talking about a valuable collaboration with the...

03-05-2019 Hits:455 South American News

Toscotec TT SteelDryer sales reach new record high in 2019.

Toscotec TT SteelDryer sales reach new record high in 2019.

Toscotec pioneered the manufacture of steel dryer cans in the 1960s, at a time when cast iron dryers still held a dominant market position. After many years of struggle between the steel and cast iron theories, Toscotec’s concept is now winning and...

03-05-2019 Hits:435 European News

AstenJohnson and Heimbach to merge their PMC businesses

AstenJohnson and Heimbach to merge their PMC businesses

The shareholders and boards of AstenJohnson and Heimbach are in advanced negotiations to merge the Paper Machine Clothing and Advanced Fabric businesses of both companies. Together they employ over 3,400 employees globally, with manufacturing facilit...

03-05-2019 Hits:477 North American News

Verso Corporation Announces Executive Leadership Change

Verso Corporation Announces Executive Leadership Change

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that B. Christopher DiSantis has stepped down as President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Verso Corporation board of directors effective as of April 5, 2019.  Leslie Lederer, former chai...

03-05-2019 Hits:537 North American News

Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide

Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide

Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide, connected with the Lucca headquarters for a constant control of fact-based production. The future? A line integrated with the whole plant and the global tissue ecosystem Six months ...

03-05-2019 Hits:401 European News

New Appointment to ÅF Pöyry Group Management

New Appointment to ÅF Pöyry Group Management

ÅF Pöyry has appointed Susan Gustafsson as general counsel and a member of group management. At the same time, Nyamko Sabuni has chosen to leave the company and her roles as head of sustainability and a member of group management.   “Susan Gustafsso...

03-05-2019 Hits:418 European News

Radar technology overcomes the toughest level measurement challenges

Radar technology overcomes the toughest level measurement challenges

The severe operating conditions commonly encountered in pulp mills can prove challenging for level measurement instrumentation. Ingemar Serneby, of Emerson Automation Solutions, explains how the latest non-contacting radar transmitters meet these cha...

03-05-2019 Hits:1510 European News

Rottneros Packaging has started manufacturing in new premises

Rottneros Packaging has started manufacturing in new premises

Rottneros Packaging moved into new, suitable premises in 2018 and started manufacturing moulded fibre trays in early 2019. The total investment in the new factory amounts to approximately SEK 45 million and mainly consists of a tailor-made system fo...

02-05-2019 Hits:437 European News

ANDRITZ pulp drying line at ALTRI Celbi, Portugal, achieves new production world record

ANDRITZ pulp drying line at ALTRI Celbi, Portugal, achieves new production world record

Following successful modernization of the bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp drying line by international technology Group ANDRITZ, Portuguese pulp producer Celbi set an outstanding production world record of 2,456 admt/d at its Leirosa mill, Portugal, o...

29-04-2019 Hits:519 European News

A.Celli iDEAL® TM6 has been successfully started up at Yibin Paper

A.Celli iDEAL® TM6 has been successfully started up at Yibin Paper

The fifth A.Celli iDEAL® Tissue machine “100% bamboo” has been successfully started up on March 11 2019. This is the last of five tissue machines ordered by Yibin Paper to A.Celli Paper in July 2017. TM6-iDEAL®, which is using 100% bamboo slush p...

29-04-2019 Hits:598 Asian News

I-Plan® grows its partner network by announcing a new regional partnership between Forecast IT and I-Plan®

I-Plan® grows its partner network by announcing a new regional partnership between Forecast IT and I-Plan®

I-Plan® grows its partner network by announcing a new regional partnership between Forecast IT and I-Plan® – the industry leading Integrated Business Planning solution from Trading Science Ltd. I-Plan® has chosen ForecastIT to accelerate the growth ...

29-04-2019 Hits:439 European News

PIONEERING SURFACE INSPECTION SOLUTION GIVES MANUFACTURERS GREATER PRODUCTION ADVANTAGE

PIONEERING SURFACE INSPECTION SOLUTION GIVES  MANUFACTURERS GREATER PRODUCTION ADVANTAGE

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions, continues to evolve its highly successful SmartView® surface inspection solution, greatly enhancing production capabilities for manufacturers globally with signif...

29-04-2019 Hits:482 European News

Pete Augustine, President Fabio Perini North America, Chair of the Board for TAPPI

Pete Augustine, President Fabio Perini North America, Chair of the Board for TAPPI

Peter R. Augustine, President, Fabio Perini North America, has been named as Chair of the Board for the Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI). His wide-ranging professional and personal experience naturally aligns with TAPPI’s foc...

26-04-2019 Hits:494 European News

BillerudKorsnäs and ALPLA to join forces to pioneer paper bottles for a sustainable future

BillerudKorsnäs and ALPLA to join forces to pioneer paper bottles for a sustainable future

Paper packaging materials- and solutions provider BillerudKorsnäs and plastic packaging solutions provider ALPLA have just announced that they will embark on a joint venture. They do so with the vision to develop a fully biobased and recyclable paper...

26-04-2019 Hits:510 European News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to invest

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to invest

As a competent manufacturer of high-quality coated specialty papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues the path of innovation and investment. As part of the "New Business Development" program, a new quality control system on the SM 21 has now been suc...

26-04-2019 Hits:554 European News

BaglessPlus filter discs now also suitable for use in GL&V Celleco CDI 5.0 disc filters

BaglessPlus filter discs now also suitable for use in GL&V Celleco CDI 5.0 disc filters

Thanks to various rebuild options, Voith’s BaglessPlus filter discs provide the basis for a resource-conserving and efficient dewatering process in machines built by other manufacturers as well. As of now, the bagless filter discs are also available ...

23-04-2019 Hits:483 European News

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Ilim Group to supply a wood processing plant with two debarking and chipping lines, chip and bark handling equipment, and a SmartWoodyard advanced control system to the Koryazhma m...

23-04-2019 Hits:649 European News

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

The paper and packaging professionals will meet again this year at Tappi´s PaperCon 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA from May 05th to 08th. At booth no. 707, the company Technidyne will be the contact for all inquiries regarding the innovative test...

23-04-2019 Hits:517 Exhibitions

North West Manufacturing Under Threat Again

North West Manufacturing Under Threat Again

The North West of England has long been the lifeblood of the UK’s heavy industries and its manufacturing sector. Despite its recent resurgence, with 15,000 manufacturing jobs created since 2010, the region now faces a new potential blow from the ener...

11-04-2019 Hits:532 European News

Leading paper manufacturer PANASA profits from green energy

Leading paper manufacturer PANASA profits from green energy

Global paper manufacturer and distributor PAPELERA NACIONAL S.A. (PANASA) is enhancing its sustainability with a new Global Water & Energy (GWE) wastewater treatment plant in Guayaquil, Ecuador. The GWE anaerobic plant will convert organic contamina...

11-04-2019 Hits:614 South American News

Engraving Solutions: Tailor Made Product and 3D experiences

Engraving Solutions: Tailor Made Product and 3D experiences

Tailor Made tissue products and 3D experiences: Engraving Solutions expand existing product portfolio with digital services and customized solutions for the new needs of the tissue market Engraving Solutions, leader in the production of embossing r...

11-04-2019 Hits:661 European News

2019 edition of Paperworld China set to return between 15 – 17 November

2019 edition of Paperworld China set to return between 15 – 17 November

Paperworld China, Asia’s leading trade fair dedicated to the stationery and office supplies industries, has confirmed the dates and venue for its 2019 edition as 15 – 17 November in Hall 1 of the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). ...

11-04-2019 Hits:612 Exhibitions

Paper and Board industry helps demonstrate safety of its materials in food contact applications

Paper and Board industry helps demonstrate safety of its materials in food contact applications

The paper and board manufacturing industry, as well as converting sectors including the tissue industry publish today the completely rewritten voluntary ‘Food Contact Guidelines for the Compliance of Paper and Board Materials and Articles’. Formally...

10-04-2019 Hits:1423 European News

FEFCO takes on EPRC chaimanship

FEFCO takes on EPRC chaimanship

The European Paper Recycling Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Angelika Christ as the new chair for a two years period starting as of 4 April 2019, taking over from Lisa Kretschmann (FEPE). Angelika Christ has been the Secretary Gener...

08-04-2019 Hits:579 European News

Metsä Board’s takeaway packaging achieves success in a Finnish innovation competition

Metsä Board’s takeaway packaging achieves success in a Finnish innovation competition

The Helsinki Wholesale Market area launched, in October 2018, an innovation competition aimed at finding new ideas and solutions for the development of services and versatile entrepreneurship. From around 60 entries submitted, the best seven were cho...

08-04-2019 Hits:556 European News

Michael Berggren leaves Rottneros Group

Michael Berggren leaves Rottneros Group

The Mill Director for Vallvik Mill, Michael Berggren, has decided to take up a position outside Rottneros and will therefore leave his position as Mill Director. Michael has six months' notice and will remain in full capacity during this period. “Va...

08-04-2019 Hits:584 European News

Valmet to deliver fifth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico

Valmet to deliver fifth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico

Valmet will supply an Advantage DCT 100TS tissue production machine to Papel San Francisco in Mexico. The new machine will be installed at the company's mill in Mexicali and the start-up is planned for the third quarter of 2020. The order is include...

29-03-2019 Hits:749 South American News

Mondi PERGRAPHICA® premium design papers enter UK market with Fenner Paper

Mondi PERGRAPHICA® premium design papers enter UK market with Fenner Paper

Mondi, the global packaging and paper Group, has announced that Fenner Paper is their distributing partner for Pergraphica in the United Kingdom. This ensures full availability of the product white range in folio formats and optimal customer service ...

29-03-2019 Hits:636 European News

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Ilim Group to supply a wood processing plant with two debarking and chipping lines, chip and bark handling equipment, and a SmartWoodyard advanced control system to the Koryazhma m...

29-03-2019 Hits:601 European News

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

The paper and packaging professionals will meet again this year at Tappi´s PaperCon 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA from May 05th to 08th. At booth no. 707, the company Technidyne will be the contact for all inquiries regarding the innovative test...

29-03-2019 Hits:731 North American News

Pasaban upgrades one of OKAB Group’s cardboard sheeters

Pasaban upgrades one of OKAB Group’s cardboard sheeters

Pasaban upgrades the electrical cabinets of a cardboard sheeter for Okab in order to improve the machine’s performance. The Okab Group has been providing cardboard and paper converting services to European market since 1969. It originally started c...

29-03-2019 Hits:612 European News

Safety first! Efficiency, too

Safety first! Efficiency, too

How a manufacturer of paper-based office material, operating its converting line mainly with blind or visually impaired employees, is able to combine the highest operational safety requirements with an impressive increase in output, reliability, and ...

29-03-2019 Hits:608 European News

Skjern Papirfabrik A/S, Denmark selects Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of its PM1

Skjern Papirfabrik A/S, Denmark selects Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of its PM1

Skjern Papirfabrik A/S chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of its paper machine’s dryer section at Skjern mill, Denmark. The delivery is scheduled for the third quarter of 2019. PM1 has a wire width of 3,200 mm and produces core board from 90 to ...

29-03-2019 Hits:586 European News

Valmet to supply a containerboard line for GS Paperboard & Packaging in Malaysia

Valmet to supply a containerboard line for GS Paperboard & Packaging in Malaysia

Valmet will supply OptiConcept M containerboard making line with automation solutions and a winder for GS Paperboard & Packaging (GSPP) Sdn., Bhd. in Selangor, Malaysia. With the new production line PM 3, GSPP will produce high-quality testliner and ...

28-03-2019 Hits:771 Asian News

Domtar Corporation Connects Old Pointe Elementary Students and Local Law Enforcement Through PaperPal™ Handwriting Program

Domtar Corporation Connects Old Pointe Elementary Students and Local Law Enforcement Through PaperPal™ Handwriting Program

Old Point Elementary students and officers from York County Sheriff’s Department and Rock Hill Police exchanged handwritten letters for six months. Domtar employees host event for them to meet face-to-face for the first time. Domtar Corporation anno...

26-03-2019 Hits:692 North American News

ANDRITZ launches new PrimeLineTEX tissue machine for textured tissue

ANDRITZ launches new PrimeLineTEX tissue machine for textured tissue

International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new tissue machine for textured tissue, the “PrimeLineTEX”, enabling customers to produce textured tissue of a quality superior to dry crepe and very close to structured (TAD) tissue,...

26-03-2019 Hits:599 European News

Clearwater Paper Launches NuVo® Cup Paperboard Solution

Clearwater Paper Launches NuVo® Cup Paperboard Solution

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW) has just introduced NuVo®, a new brand of cup stock paperboard that provides foodservice operators choice and differentiation through customized material to fit their specific brand needs. The newly-branded cu...

26-03-2019 Hits:701 North American News

Papermaking 4.0 - Experience Virtual Reality solutions by Voith at Tissue World Milan

Papermaking 4.0 - Experience Virtual Reality solutions by Voith at Tissue World Milan

Voith is taking part at the Tissue World in Milan from March 25 to 27, 2019. The innovative solutions for tissue production from Voith will be displayed at booth F500 in hall 3. Voith will participate at the Tissue World exhibition in Milan XcelL...

26-03-2019 Hits:584 European News

IGEPA’S Heaven 42 brand produced by Sappi as of January 2019

IGEPA’S Heaven 42 brand produced by Sappi as of January 2019

Specified by brand owners seeking a unique visual and haptic solution for their communications, Heaven 42 was initially launched in 2007 and is now being produced by Sappi through its sustainable manufacturing platform in Europe. As the owner of the...

26-03-2019 Hits:664 European News

ANDRITZ presents PrimeScreen X for next-generation screening performance

ANDRITZ presents PrimeScreen X for next-generation screening performance

International technology Group ANDRITZ launches the next generation of its highly successful ModuScreen family of pressure screens – the new PrimeScreen X. The newly developed screen has thoroughly been tested in most demanding OCC applications and s...

26-03-2019 Hits:620 European News

Leading paper manufacturer PANASA profits from green energy

Leading paper manufacturer PANASA profits from green energy

Global paper manufacturer and distributor PAPELERA NACIONAL S.A. (PANASA) is enhancing its sustainability with a new Global Water & Energy (GWE) wastewater treatment plant in Guayaquil, Ecuador. The GWE anaerobic plant will convert organic contamina...

25-03-2019 Hits:606 South American News

UK Based tissue fragrance specialist re-launches formaldehyde-free microencapsulates

UK Based tissue fragrance specialist re-launches formaldehyde-free microencapsulates

MicroCapture has re-launched its range of formaldehyde-free microencapsulated fragrances amid industry concerns about the environmental impact of using melamine formaldehyde encapsulates in paper disposables. The newly launched range will trade un...

21-03-2019 Hits:583 European News

Stora Enso starts co-determination process regarding the possible conversion of the Oulu paper mill into packaging board mill and closure of one paper machine

Stora Enso starts co-determination process regarding the possible conversion of the Oulu paper mill into packaging board mill and closure of one paper machine

Stora Enso starts co-determination negotiations with employees at Oulu Mill in Finland regarding a plan to convert the paper mill into packaging board production and the closure of paper machine 6 and a sheeting plant. The planned change could result...

18-03-2019 Hits:674 European News

Parents of the revolution: why we must start planning for the coming digital age today

Parents of the revolution: why we must start planning for the coming digital age today

Don’t work harder; work smarter. This old adage is taking on new significance as digitalisation transforms our economies. Today, we stand at the precipice of a global productivity revolution and the watchword of this will be: “work smarter.” Yet, w...

18-03-2019 Hits:615 European News

Futura harnesses the sticking power of water for lamination

Futura harnesses the sticking power of water for lamination

JOI Hydro-Bond is a new technology from Futura which, for the first time in tissue converting, achieves perfect adhesion of tissue plies using water alone - no glue. The technology is the result of months of experimentation at FuturaLab – Futura’s h...

15-03-2019 Hits:650 European News

Södra wins Best Marketing Campaign of the Year at PPI Awards

Södra wins Best Marketing Campaign of the Year at PPI Awards

Södra’s pioneering Act of a Hero campaign was named Marketing Campaign of the Year at the PPI Awards in Vienna last night. Linda Ottosson, Head of Marketing Communication, who led the campaign with Sales Director Marcus Hellberg, accepted the award...

15-03-2019 Hits:594 European News

Valmet strengthens its wastewater automation business in Norway by signing a distributor agreement with Endress+Hauser

Valmet strengthens its wastewater automation business in Norway by signing a distributor agreement with Endress+Hauser

Valmet has extended the cooperation with Endress+Hauser by signing a distributor agreement for wastewater automation. Valmet's target is to strengthen and expand its wastewater business in Norway and help the wastewater industry to improve and optimi...

11-03-2019 Hits:753 European News

Solenis TopScreen™ Barrier Coating Technology Named One of World’s Best in NextGen Cup Design Challenge

Solenis TopScreen™ Barrier Coating Technology Named One of World’s Best in NextGen Cup Design Challenge

Solenis has been named as one of only 12 winners in the NextGen Cup Challenge, a global innovation competition backed by giants of the food-service industry to redesign and create a widely recyclable and/or compostable fiber hot and cold to-go cup. T...

11-03-2019 Hits:822 North American News

Students create packaging of the future in annual design competition PIDA arranged by BillerudKorsnäs

Students create packaging of the future in annual design competition PIDA arranged by BillerudKorsnäs

What will a sustainable and exciting packaging concept look like in 2030? Most likely we will see many and innovative answers to that question at PIDA (Packaging Impact Design Award), the international design competition arranged and hosted by Biller...

11-03-2019 Hits:629 European News

Amerplast and Metsä Tissue's Serla partnering to promote Circular Economy

Amerplast and Metsä Tissue's Serla partnering to promote Circular Economy

Transition to Circular Economy is a necessity when we wish to create a better and more sustainable future for our children and the generations to come. We need to make the most of our limited resources and work together against climate change. Amerpl...

08-03-2019 Hits:628 European News

Emtec Electronic with its innovations at the IMPS 2019 in Munich

Emtec Electronic with its innovations at the IMPS 2019 in Munich

Also this year, emtec Electronic GmbH will have a booth at the International Munich Paper Symposium from March 27th to 29th. The company will present a variety of testing instruments by which the complete production process can be controlled and guid...

08-03-2019 Hits:687 European News

Skills gap provides foreign-born engineers with route into Swedish labour market

Skills gap provides foreign-born engineers with route into Swedish labour market

Sweden needs more engineers: over recent years, ÅF has worked actively to recruit newly immigrated and foreign-born engineers through standard recruitment channels as well as via the company’s own investment, New Immigrated Engineers. Since 2016, 150...

07-03-2019 Hits:620 European News

Gunilla Saltin leaving Södra

Gunilla Saltin leaving Södra

Gunilla Saltin, President of Södra Cell, is leaving Södra for a new role as Technical Director at the packaging and paper company Mondi, based in Vienna. Gunilla Saltin“I would like to thank Gunilla for all of her years at Södra with many successes,...

07-03-2019 Hits:625 European News

Stora Enso ranked the best in a new diversity comparison in Finland

Stora Enso ranked the best in a new diversity comparison in Finland

Stora Enso received the highest scores in the FINDIX report, which was published for the first time today. The study examined the diversity of 89 Finnish companies through five different variables. These include gender distribution, age distribution,...

07-03-2019 Hits:679 European News

A new cash flow to local farmers

A new cash flow to local farmers

Local farmers’ ability to sell biomass to Iggesund Paperboard’s paperboard mill at Workington will return over 1.5 million pounds annually to the local agricultural industry. The initiative has created a totally new source of income for close to 200 ...

05-03-2019 Hits:656 European News

New embossing solutions presented at Paper One Show in Lebanon

New embossing solutions presented at Paper One Show in Lebanon

Ghost, Smoothie, Ex-press by Engraving Solutions: new embossing lines that meet actual market requirements Engraving Solutions, a leader in the production of embossing rolls for the tissue industry and part of the Tissue Business Area of the Körber ...

28-02-2019 Hits:662 European News

Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019 due to the acquisition of GL&V

Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019 due to the acquisition of GL&V

Valmet announced the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technology and services to the pulp and paper industry, by press release on February 26, 2019. Following the acquisition, Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019. The new g...

28-02-2019 Hits:917 financial News

International Paper Named One Of The 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The Thirteenth Time

International Paper Named One Of The 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The Thirteenth Time

International Paper (NYSE: IP) a world leader in renewable fiber based packaging, pulp and paper products, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one ...

28-02-2019 Hits:754 North American News

Valmet strengthens its stable business by acquiring GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry

Valmet strengthens its stable business by acquiring GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry

Valmet has on February 26, 2019 entered into an agreement to acquire North American-based GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry. The enterprise value of the acquisition is approximately EUR 113 million on...

28-02-2019 Hits:712 European News

An early diagnosis for the crane under a microscope: A deep look into the crane machinery at Germany’s Palm paper factory

An early diagnosis for the crane under a microscope: A deep look into the crane machinery at Germany’s Palm paper factory

Konecranes investigates the hoisting gears of the critical overhead cranes at the Palm paper factory, with Oil Analysis and Crane Reliability Study (CRS) Churning out corrugated base paper: The paper machine 6 (PM6) at the Palm paper factory in Wört...

27-02-2019 Hits:648 European News

Launch of UK’s largest provider of industrial heat exchanger solutions

Launch of UK’s largest provider of industrial heat exchanger solutions

The UK’s largest provider of design, manufacture and support services for heat exchanger and boiler equipment for the pulp and paper industry has been created through a new partnership between Green’s and Thornhill. With multiple UK sites offering...

27-02-2019 Hits:661 European News

Leading tissue manufacturer Sofidel is named as one of the businesses leading the way in tackling climate change

Leading tissue manufacturer Sofidel is named as one of the businesses leading the way in tackling climate change

CDP is a global disclosure system that enables companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their environmental impacts. In 2018, Sofidel improved its score in the Climate Change and Forests Timber categories. Sofidel, one of the glo...

26-02-2019 Hits:622 European News

VTT is developing a software tool for continuous monitoring of the environmental loading of a production plant

VTT is developing a software tool for continuous monitoring of the environmental loading of a production plant

In the future, it will be possible to control a paper machine, for example, on the basis of its carbon footprint. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing a software tool for on-line life cycle assessment that offers information to the ...

21-02-2019 Hits:740 European News

Metsä Board strengthens its packaging design services

Metsä Board strengthens its packaging design services

Metsä Board operates Packaging Service teams on three continents – Europe, the Americas and APAC – to jointly, with customers, create lighter, more environmentally friendly and efficient packaging. Metsä Board is delighted to announce that the teams ...

20-02-2019 Hits:707 European News

Yokogawa to release a real-time Cavitation Detection System

Yokogawa to release a real-time Cavitation Detection System

–An OpreX Asset Management and Integrity family solution that helps to prevent equipment degradation and improves the efficiency of plant maintenance– Yokogawa Electric Corporation has announced that it has developed a cavitation detection system an...

20-02-2019 Hits:659 European News

Thermal Paper Sales Witness Subdued Growth as Shift to Digital Payment Reduces Demand

Thermal Paper Sales Witness Subdued Growth as Shift to Digital Payment Reduces Demand

Thermal papers market is likely to be complemented by steady demand from packaging and healthcare sectors. In 2018, over 3.1 million tons of thermal papers were sold globally and the consumption is likely to grow at a subdued rate of 2.7% in 2019, a...

20-02-2019 Hits:841 Asian News

Valmet continues the reshaping of its internal IT services and signs a business transfer agreement with Capgemini

Valmet continues the reshaping of its internal IT services and signs a business transfer agreement with Capgemini

Valmet takes key steps to continue the reshaping of its internal Information Technology (IT) services aimed at shifting focus towards planning, building and deploying new IT-enabled, value-adding capabilities and supporting businesses. The set of act...

14-02-2019 Hits:812 European News

Wolverhampton paper business purchases new premises with support from hsbc uk

Wolverhampton paper business purchases new premises with support from hsbc uk

Wolverhampton-based Task Consumer Products, a family-owned paper converter and manufacturer, has purchased a new 80,000 sq ft site with support from a £7.8 million HSBC UK loan. The HSBC UK funding has allowed Task Consumer Products to complete this...

14-02-2019 Hits:759 European News

ANDRITZ to convert former groundwood reject system to TMP line at JSC Volga, Russia

ANDRITZ to convert former groundwood reject system to TMP line at JSC Volga, Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from JSC Volga in Balakhna, Nizhnij Novgorod Region, Russia, to rebuild the existing groundwood reject line into a TMP (thermo-mechanical pulping) line. Start-up is scheduled for the third ...

07-02-2019 Hits:807 European News

OPTIMA OSR packaging machine: High speed coupled with flexibility

OPTIMA OSR packaging machine: High speed coupled with flexibility

OPTIMA at Tissue World Milan With machines like the OSR, Optima is offering what is currently technically feasible in terms of performance and flexibility. The company will also be showcasing its extensive range of the latest machines and digital se...

07-02-2019 Hits:824 Exhibitions

Two 8-metre Paper Rewinders for Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd

Two 8-metre Paper Rewinders for Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd

A.Celli Paper is pleased to confirm its ongoing and valuable collaboration with the Chinese group Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd., enshrined in the agreement for the supply of two latest generation E-WIND® P100 rewinders, for the mill loca...

30-01-2019 Hits:1112 Asian News

ANDRITZ starts up modernized board machine successfully at R.D.M. Arnsberg

ANDRITZ starts up modernized board machine successfully at R.D.M. Arnsberg

International technology Group ANDRITZ started up the modernized BM3 board machine successfully in Arnsberg, Germany, for R.D.M. Arnsberg GmbH at the beginning of January 2019 after a delivery time of just eight months. In this contract, ANDRITZ was...

30-01-2019 Hits:877 European News

Industrial compostability certification for Metsä Board’s ground-breaking eco-barrier paperboard

Industrial compostability certification for Metsä Board’s ground-breaking eco-barrier paperboard

The new eco-barrier paperboard, MetsäBoard Pro FSB EB1, which is manufactured by Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium lightweight paperboards, has recently achieved the industrial compostability certification complying with DIN EN 13...

30-01-2019 Hits:835 European News

Valmet to replace a quality control system at Papelera del Principado, S.A. (Paprinsa), Spain

Valmet to replace a quality control system at Papelera del Principado, S.A. (Paprinsa), Spain

Valmet will supply a Valmet IQ Quality Control System, a related reporting system and a recently launched Valmet DNA IQ Dashboard to Papelera del Principado, S.A.'s (Paprinsa) cartonboard machine in Spain. The systems will improve machine runnability...

30-01-2019 Hits:773 European News

James Cropper helps to show how the uk can ‘leed’ by example

James Cropper helps to show how the uk can ‘leed’ by example

James Cropper has received the first bales of used coffee cups from a pioneering pilot scheme in collaboration with Forge Recycling, environmental charity Hubbub and Leeds City Council.     The delivery marks a significant step in the papermaker’s a...

30-01-2019 Hits:825 European News

Stora Enso rated a global leader for climate action by CDP

Stora Enso rated a global leader for climate action by CDP

Stora Enso has been top-rated in combatting global warming by the international non-profit organisation CDP, which works to build a sustainable global economy. CDP has included Stora Enso on its new 2018 Climate A List, which identifies the global co...

30-01-2019 Hits:724 European News

Metsä Board amongst an elite group of companies scoring ‘A’ for both CDP Climate and CDP Water programmes

Metsä Board amongst an elite group of companies scoring ‘A’ for both CDP Climate and CDP Water programmes

Metsä Board has once again been highlighted as a global leader in corporate sustainability by CDP, a non-profit global environmental disclosure platform, by achieving a place on the CDP A List for both climate change and water security. This is the f...

30-01-2019 Hits:790 European News

Valmet achieves the best rating in CDP's climate program ranking

Valmet achieves the best rating in CDP's climate program ranking

Valmet has been recognized for its actions and strategy to mitigate climate change by receiving the best A rating in CDP's climate program ranking. The results were published today, January 22, 2019. CDP's evaluation is based on the company's 2018 d...

30-01-2019 Hits:778 European News

Stora Enso announces startups selected for its second Accelerator Programme

Stora Enso announces startups selected for its second Accelerator Programme

Stora Enso has chosen six startups to join its second Accelerator Programme, a joint startup initiative organised by Stora Enso, Aalto University Developing Entrepreneurship (Aalto ENT) and Vertical Accelerator. The Accelerator programme provides an...

30-01-2019 Hits:771 European News

Metsä Board Husum celebrates 100 years of fibre excellence

Metsä Board Husum celebrates 100 years of fibre excellence

On 24 January Metsä Board’s Husum mill, in Sweden, celebrates its 100-year anniversary. The mill started as a pulp mill in 1919 with a capacity of 20,000 tonnes of unbleached softwood kraft pulp. Today Metsä Board Husum is a modern and efficient inte...

25-01-2019 Hits:823 European News

Toscotec’s Steel Yankee Dryer TT SYD starts up at CMPC in Argentina.

Toscotec’s Steel Yankee Dryer TT SYD starts up at CMPC in Argentina.

Papelera del Plata, part of CMPC Tissue Latam group, fired up a TT SYD-12FT supplied by Toscotec. The new TT SYD is installed on PM3 at Papelera del Plata - Zarate mill in Argentina. This is a repeated order for Toscotec, who in 2010 fired up another...

25-01-2019 Hits:1054 South American News

WestRock Named to Fortune’s List of World’s Most Admired Companies

WestRock Named to Fortune’s List of World’s Most Admired Companies

WestRock Company has just announced that it has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s annual list of World’s Most Admired Companies for the fourth consecutive year. WestRock ranked second among companies in the packaging and container industry. The Worl...

25-01-2019 Hits:1027 North American News

International Paper Again Selected to FORTUNE's List of World's Most Admired Companies

International Paper Again Selected to FORTUNE's List of World's Most Admired Companies

International Paper (NYSE: IP) announced that it has been named again by FORTUNE magazine as one of the "Worlds Most Admired Companies."  International Paper has earned this recognition sixteen times in the last seventeen years based on scores achiev...

25-01-2019 Hits:1123 North American News

Domtar Corporation Names New Mill Managers for Kingsport, TN and Nekoosa, WI

Domtar Corporation Names New Mill Managers for Kingsport, TN and Nekoosa, WI

Domtar Corporation has announced two well-qualified leaders to manage its Kingsport, Tennessee and Nekoosa, Wisconsin, mills. Marty Barfield has been named manager of the company’s mill in Kingsport, Tennessee. Since September 2015, Marty has been t...

25-01-2019 Hits:961 North American News

PMP is launching new marketing campaign "We Are Stronger Together” for 2019!

PMP is launching new marketing campaign "We Are Stronger Together” for 2019!

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) is announcing new marketing campaign for the year 2019, entitled "We Are Stronger Together”. Campaign was launched during an official ceremony in the Museum of Papermaking in Duszniki-Zdroj, Poland. PMP is co-author in...

23-01-2019 Hits:912 European News

iDEAL® forged YD: another new-generation Yankee has been shipped

iDEAL® forged YD: another new-generation Yankee has been shipped

A further confirmation for the A.Celli Group after the presentation of the patent during the “iT’s Tissue 2018” event At the end of last December, a new 15’ iDEAL® Forged YD was shipped to the customer PartexTissue Ltd, in Bangladesh. The latest ge...

23-01-2019 Hits:894 European News

A.Celli Paper and Global Hygiène for a turn-key tissue plant project

A.Celli Paper and Global Hygiène for a turn-key tissue plant project

A.Celli Paper is pleased to begin a valuable collaboration with the French company for the supply of a complete tissue production plant. Global Hygiène has chosen to rely on A.Celli Paper technology for the order of a complete turnkey plant to be in...

22-01-2019 Hits:837 European News

Södra wants to inspire teenage girls to become tomorrow’s engineers

Södra wants to inspire teenage girls to become tomorrow’s engineers

Södra is one of the main sponsors of Introduce a Girl to Engineering day (IGEday) — an initiative by the organisation Womengineer that aims to increase interest in technology and engineering among teenage girls. Södra is a gold partner for IGEday an...

22-01-2019 Hits:717 European News

ANDRITZ to supply ATMP line to Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper, Germany

ANDRITZ to supply ATMP line to Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper, Germany

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper to supply a new ATMP (Advanced Thermo Mechanical Pulp) line to their mill in Hagen, Germany. The ANDRITZ ATMP technology is a highly optimized process design...

22-01-2019 Hits:952 European News

Hamburger Rieger uses Voith efficiency system for the first time for White Top Testliner production

Hamburger Rieger uses Voith efficiency system for the first time for White Top Testliner production

Hamburger Rieger has engaged Voith to supply the complete stock preparation unit for its new PM 2 in Spremberg, Germany. Voith will deliver three separate stock preparation lines with a total capacity of 2,450 metric tons per day. Meri Environmental ...

22-01-2019 Hits:800 European News

Valmet to supply automation for Gasum's liquefied natural gas delivery to Metsä Tissue Mänttä mill in Finland

Valmet to supply automation for Gasum's liquefied natural gas delivery to Metsä Tissue Mänttä mill in Finland

Valmet will supply an automation system update and expansion for Gasum's project at the Metsä Tissue Mänttä mill in Finland. As part of the project, the mill will replace liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) with Gasum's low-emission liquefied natural gas (...

22-01-2019 Hits:871 European News

Major International Freight and Logistics Conference comes to London in July 2019

Major International Freight and Logistics Conference comes to London in July 2019

The future of the global freight and logistics industry will be shaped during a 3-day conference in London starting 9th July. The 6th Annual International Physical Internet Conference (IPIC) aims to provide an open forum for researchers, industry rep...

16-01-2019 Hits:900 Logistics

Fabio Perini Brazil wins the Best Companies to Work prize

Fabio Perini Brazil wins the Best Companies to Work prize

The Joinville, Santa Catarina, site honored with the prestigious award for 2018 Fabio Perini Brazil, a branch of Fabio Perini S.P.A., a leading global supplier of machinery and services for tissue converting and packaging, gained a place of honor in...

14-01-2019 Hits:893 South American News

Metso celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for new valve technology center in China

Metso celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for new valve technology center in China

Metso announced on October 26, 2018 its decision to invest in a new greenfield valve technology center in Jiaxing, China. The groundbreaking ceremony for the new plant took place today. The new technology center will start operations in spring 2020 a...

09-01-2019 Hits:1195 Asian News

Largest Christmas gift given to Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden

Largest Christmas gift given to Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden

SCA’s Christmas gift to the company’s employees in 2018 was a donation of SEK 1.5m to three recipients. Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden received the largest donation. SCA’s employees decided how the donation was to be divided between the ...

09-01-2019 Hits:800 European News

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals announces new corporate structure

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals announces new corporate structure

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals Limited (APC), will see a leadership transition as part of a new corporate structure for the 18 year old specialty chemicals supplier. APC today announced the promotion of the following personnel: Sales and Marketing Functi...

09-01-2019 Hits:1358 Asian News

Toscotec Paper & Board chosen by Smurfit Kappa for PM5 rebuild project.

Toscotec Paper & Board chosen by Smurfit Kappa for PM5 rebuild project.

Toscotec has been awarded a contract by Smurfit Kappa Cellulose du Pin in France to rebuild the entire dryer section of its 6m wire PM5 at Facture, Aquitaine, France. Toscotec will rebuild the entire pre-dryer section of the machine, including 36...

09-01-2019 Hits:921 European News

Valmet to supply a new brown stock washing and screening line to Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa

Valmet to supply a new brown stock washing and screening line to Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa

Valmet has received an order for the new magnesium oxide (MgO) no 3 brown stock washing and screening line for the Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa. The delivery is part of the Vulindlela Project which targets to reduce the Saiccor mill's air emiss...

08-01-2019 Hits:823 European News

ANDRITZ to supply process technology for fiberline modernization to Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden

ANDRITZ to supply process technology for fiberline modernization to Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Holmen’s Iggesund Paperboard to supply fiberline process technology and equipment to their Iggesund mill, Sweden. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2019. The technology ...

08-01-2019 Hits:837 European News

Vee Bee filtration announces major investment in new technology centre

Vee Bee filtration announces major investment in new technology centre

Vee Bee Filtration, the world-leader in the design, manufacture and supply of Strainers, Filters and Pressure Vessels, has announced it is moving to new premises as part of a multi-million pound investment strategy from its parent company Signum Tech...

07-01-2019 Hits:736 European News

Shredding spotlight – XR waste shredder single-handedly tackles pulper ropes

Shredding spotlight – XR waste shredder single-handedly tackles pulper ropes

The shredding of pulper ropes is a complex, heavy duty operation which has traditionally required the efforts of two machines. But when UNTHA shredding technology was approached by recycled paper manufacturing specialist VPK Packaging Group, the team...

04-01-2019 Hits:823 European News

Packaging material a key issue for the climate

Packaging material a key issue for the climate

Switching material from plastic to paperboard can reduce a packaging’s climate impact by 99 per cent. For people who influence the choice of packaging material, this single choice can make the biggest climate impact during a product manager or design...

04-01-2019 Hits:812 European News

Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Forest Products Inc.has just announced that, on December 31, 2018, it completed the previously disclosed sale of the Catawba, South Carolina, paper and pulp mill to New-Indy Containerboard, LLC ("New-Indy"), pursuant  to the terms of the ass...

04-01-2019 Hits:1123 Canadian News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up turnkey tissue production line at Bashundhara Paper Mills

ANDRITZ successfully starts up turnkey tissue production line at Bashundhara Paper Mills

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue production line – including stock preparation and automation system – delivered to Bashundhara Paper Mills Limited in Bangladesh, India. The ANDRITZ ti...

10-12-2018 Hits:1404 Asian News

Four Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines began production at Asia Pulp and Paper’s OKI mill in Indonesia.

Four Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines began production at Asia Pulp and Paper’s OKI mill in Indonesia.

Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) has begun using four AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines at its OKI mill, in South Sumatra, Indonesia, as part of a series of AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines. These four machines, included in a major contract between T...

06-12-2018 Hits:1344 Asian News

Valmet signs on-line performance monitoring agreement with Mercer Group's Stendal pulp mill in Germany

Valmet signs on-line performance monitoring agreement with Mercer Group's Stendal pulp mill in Germany

Valmet and Mercer Group have signed an agreement for on-line performance monitoring for nine Valmet TwinRoll wash presses at the Mercer Stendal mill in Germany. The agreement is valid for one year, with the option of being extended. During this perio...

04-12-2018 Hits:1025 European News

Lenzing applies for 25 patents for LENZING™ Web Technology

Lenzing applies for 25 patents for LENZING™ Web Technology

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group filed a first wave of patent applications for its new LENZING™ Web Technology with the World Intellectual Property Organization. The 25 applications focus on product, process and application inventions and are part of Lenz...

03-12-2018 Hits:970 European News

ANDRITZ to upgrade thermo ground wood line at Melhoramentos Florestal, Brazil

ANDRITZ to upgrade thermo ground wood line at Melhoramentos Florestal, Brazil

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Melhoramentos Florestal to supply a high-consistency bleaching and wet lap system with a capacity of 125 admt/d to upgrade the existing thermo ground wood line at Fazenda Levantina Cam...

03-12-2018 Hits:1225 South American News

Valmet to supply a Valmet IQ Steam Profiler to Luzhou Yongfeng Pulp and Paper in China

Valmet to supply a Valmet IQ Steam Profiler to Luzhou Yongfeng Pulp and Paper in China

Valmet will supply a Valmet IQ Steam Profiler to Luzhou Yongfeng Pulp and Paper Co., Ltd in China. The solution will enable the mill to increase production capacity as well as improve runnability and the economic efficiency of the pulp production lin...

29-11-2018 Hits:1369 Asian News

Lucart starts up a Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0S tissue machine at its Porcari mill.

Lucart starts up a Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0S tissue machine at its Porcari mill.

Lucart fired up an AHEAD-2.0S tissue machine and a TT WIND-H slitter rewinder supplied by Toscotec at its Porcari mill, Lucca, Italy. The AHEAD-2.0S machine has a paper width of 2,850 mm, an operating speed of 2,000 m/min, with a production of 125 t...

29-11-2018 Hits:1191 European News

Expansion in Laakirchen: New production and office areas for Voith

Expansion in Laakirchen: New production and office areas for Voith

Voith is expanding its facility in Laakirchen. For more efficient production, the company is currently extending its production areas by around 3,150 square meters. It is also adding new offices and a logistics hall with a new access road for heavy g...

26-11-2018 Hits:1093 European News

Another PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox at Australian Paper’s (Australia) has been successfully brought on stream!

Another PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox at Australian Paper’s (Australia) has been successfully brought on stream!

In July 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract for a delivery of wet end rebuild with a new Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox, fourdrinier and reel rebuild for Australian Paper’s paper machine (PM4) located in Morwell, Australia. It i...

26-11-2018 Hits:1866 Oceania News

JAMES CROPPER SIGNS WASTE TO WEALTH COMMITMENT AT SUMMIT ATTENDED BY HRH THE PRINCE OF WALES

JAMES CROPPER SIGNS WASTE TO WEALTH COMMITMENT AT SUMMIT  ATTENDED BY HRH THE PRINCE OF WALES

Master papermaker, James Cropper, will sign the Waste to Wealth Commitment today at the Waste to Wealth Summit - an event convened by Business in the Community – The Prince’s Responsible Business Network.  200 leaders from business, government, acad...

22-11-2018 Hits:1152 European News

Paperworld China 2018 opens today with support from leading industry players

Paperworld China 2018 opens today with support from leading industry players

Paperworld China, Asia’s leading trade fair dedicated to the stationery and office supplies industries, is opening its door from 22 November for the highly anticipated 2018 edition. The three-day fair will feature 442 exhibitors, with a strong intern...

22-11-2018 Hits:1428 Exhibitions

ANDRITZ receives order to supply tissue machine to Berli Jucker Cellox, Thailand

ANDRITZ receives order to supply tissue machine to Berli Jucker Cellox, Thailand

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Berli Jucker Cellox Ltd. to supply a PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue machine with shoe press, including stock preparation and automation systems, for their mill in Prachinburi, Thailand. Th...

22-11-2018 Hits:1355 Asian News

Vinda Personal Care (China) starts up two AHEAD-2.0M tissue machines supplied by Toscotec.

Vinda Personal Care (China) starts up two AHEAD-2.0M tissue machines supplied by Toscotec.

On November 19th Vinda Personal Care (China) Limited started up two Toscotec supplied AHEAD-2.0M tissue machines in Xiaogan city, Hubei, China. With the start-up of these production lines, Vinda inaugurates its second production base in Xiaogan, loca...

22-11-2018 Hits:1234 Asian News

Fifth Valmet-supplied Advantage DCT tissue line successfully started up at ICT's Iberica mill in Spain

Fifth Valmet-supplied Advantage DCT tissue line successfully started up at ICT's Iberica mill in Spain

Valmet-supplied Advantage DCT 200HS tissue production line including an extensive automation package was successfully started up at ICT Iberica's mill in Burgo, Spain, in September 2018. The new tissue line meets the company's intention to adopt stat...

20-11-2018 Hits:969 European News

Largest coffee cup recycler and packaging manufacture

Largest coffee cup recycler and packaging manufacture

James Cropper CEO Phil Wild comments: “It’s encouraging to see the Government seek to work closely with industry to progress the development of a sustainable infrastructure around recycling.  "Significant strides have been made in the supply chain a...

09-11-2018 Hits:1186 European News

Cascades Packaging starts up PM1 at Kingsey Falls after major rebuild by Toscotec.

Cascades Packaging starts up PM1 at Kingsey Falls after major rebuild by Toscotec.

Following a major rebuild of the dryer section supplied by Toscotec with the installation of TT SteelDryers, Cascades Packaging fired up its PM1 at Kingsey Falls mill, Canada. The machine was started up on schedule on September 23rd, with the suppo...

08-11-2018 Hits:1480 Canadian News

BMI Healthcare replaces plastic with future-friendly coffee cups

BMI Healthcare replaces plastic with future-friendly coffee cups

BMI Healthcare, the UK’s largest network of private hospitals, is ending the use of plastic and non-recyclable cups in each of its 58 hospitals and clinics across England, Wales and Scotland. Altogether, the hospital group uses around 4 million sing...

05-11-2018 Hits:1056 European News

Valmet opens a new spreader roll service workshop in South America

Valmet opens a new spreader roll service workshop in South America

Valmet has expanded the operations of its service center in Sorocaba, Brazil, to include comprehensive spreader roll services. The new spreader roll workshop is ready to serve customers in the pulp, paper, board and tissue industries as of November 2...

05-11-2018 Hits:1353 South American News

Emtec Electronic at the PAP-FOR 2018 in St. Petersburg

Emtec Electronic at the PAP-FOR 2018 in St. Petersburg

For the 15th time, the international exhibition PAP-FOR 2018 will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia from November 13th to 16th. The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will attend together with the Russian representative Sigma Micron Internationa...

26-10-2018 Hits:1298 Exhibitions

A.Celli Rebuilding: Shaniv Paper Industries Tissue Machine TM1 launched

A.Celli Rebuilding: Shaniv Paper Industries Tissue Machine TM1 launched

The important rebuilding operation was successfully completed by A.Celli Paper and ended with the start-up of the Israeli customer's machine In early October, the Customer Service team at A.Celli Paper launched the Tissue Machine TM1 of Shaniv Paper...

25-10-2018 Hits:1262 European News

Toscotec to supply one AHEAD-1.5S tissue line on a turnkey basis to C.A.S. Paper Mill in Thailand

Toscotec to supply one AHEAD-1.5S tissue line on a turnkey basis to C.A.S. Paper Mill in Thailand

Toscotec will act as a turnkey supplier and provide a complete AHEAD-1.5S tissue production line to C.A.S. Paper Mill in Sing Buri, Thailand. The delivery is scheduled for 2019 and the start-up for the first quarter of 2020. The turnkey supply inclu...

25-10-2018 Hits:1398 Asian News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report ranked among top ten globally

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report ranked among top ten globally

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2017 has been included in the top ten sustainability reports globally according to the latest Reporting matters publication by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). In WBCSD’s Reporting ma...

24-10-2018 Hits:1214 European News

ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for ARAUCO’s MAPA project in Chile

ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for ARAUCO’s MAPA project in Chile

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Celulosa Arauco y Constitución S.A. to supply energy-efficient and environmentally friendly pulp production technologies and key process equipment for modernization and extension of th...

22-10-2018 Hits:1511 South American News

Mondi launches premium multifunctional paper “Color Copy Go Office”

Mondi launches premium multifunctional paper “Color Copy Go Office”

Mondi, the global paper and packaging Group, is launching a new product for their flagship brand Color Copy. Targeted for the office paper segment, “Color Copy Go Office” is a newly developed, best-in-class multifunctional product for high contrast c...

19-10-2018 Hits:1186 European News

ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operations helps leading paper producer in Indonesia to optimize mill operations

ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operations helps leading paper producer in Indonesia to optimize mill operations

Advanced digital services help increase overall mill productivity through expert insights and analysis of mill data that improve business decisions ABB recently added ABB AbilityTM Collaborative Operations to its service deliverables at a major pape...

19-10-2018 Hits:1458 Asian News

WestRock Provides Update on Hurricane Michael’s Impact on Panama City, Florida, Mill and its Expected Return to Operations

WestRock Provides Update on Hurricane Michael’s Impact on Panama City, Florida, Mill and its Expected Return to Operations

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today provided updated information on the impact of Hurricane Michael on its containerboard and pulp mill located in Panama City, Florida. The Panama C...

19-10-2018 Hits:1333 North American News

Lucart joins the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circular Economy 100 (CE100) network

Lucart joins the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circular Economy 100 (CE100) network

The Italy-based company is one of three Italian organisations, along with Intesa Sanpaolo and Gruppo Hera, that are part of the network created by the Foundation Lucart is increasingly committed to the circular economy. The Italy-based Group, a lea...

19-10-2018 Hits:1079 European News

Paper & Beyond stages industry’s leadership on Europe’s circular bioeconomy

Paper & Beyond stages industry’s leadership on Europe’s circular bioeconomy

Paper & Beyond, the new event concept where circular bioeconomy leaders meet, took place just a week following the release of the EU’s new Bioeconomy Strategy, which set out a clear path for better linking the bioeconomy and circularity.  “The new E...

18-10-2018 Hits:1294 European News

Toscotec enters the Japanese market with two tissue lines for the Marutomi Group.

Toscotec enters the Japanese market with two tissue lines for the Marutomi Group.

Toscotec announced that it has been awarded a landmark contract by the Marutomi Group to supply two MODULO-PLUS ES tissue lines. The machines will be installed at Marutomi Paper’s mill and at Ono Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan, and are sc...

18-10-2018 Hits:1348 Asian News

ANDRITZ successfully closes its acquisition of Xerium Technologies, Inc.

ANDRITZ successfully closes its acquisition of Xerium Technologies, Inc.

International technology group ANDRITZ has just announced the successful closing of its previously announced acquisition of Xerium Technologies, Inc. Xerium, headquartered in Youngsville, North Carolina, is a global manufacturer and supplier of mach...

18-10-2018 Hits:1175 European News

A new A.Celli E-WIND® T80S rewinder for Fapajal

A new A.Celli E-WIND® T80S rewinder for Fapajal

Portuguese Producer chooses A.Celli Paper for its new investment It is with extreme satisfaction that A.Celli Paper S.p.A. announces the start of a precious collaboration with Fapajal – Fábrica De Papel Do Tojal, S.A. through the agreement for the s...

18-10-2018 Hits:1177 European News

Towards a more sustainable pulp and paper industry with Deep Eutectic Solvents

Towards a more sustainable pulp and paper industry with Deep Eutectic Solvents

At a special conference just organised as part of the Paper and Beyond 2018 event in Brussels, the first phase of the PROVIDES  project was officially completed. PROVIDES, which stands for ‘PROcesses for Value added fibres by Innovative Deep Eutectic...

18-10-2018 Hits:978 European News

emtec at ABTCP 2018 in Sao Paulo

emtec at ABTCP 2018 in Sao Paulo

As every year, emtec Electronic will attend the ABTCP in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The exhibition takes place from October 23rd to 25th. The German producer of innovative lab and online testing equipment can be found at booth no. 137/138 together with its B...

18-10-2018 Hits:1241 South American News

Solenis Introduces New imPress™ ID Paper Additives for HP Indigo Digital Presses

Solenis Introduces New imPress™ ID Paper Additives for HP Indigo Digital Presses

Designed specifically for HP Indigo digital presses, the new imPress™ ID chemistries are up to eight times more efficient at generating print adhesion Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has introduced a new line of imPress™ I...

18-10-2018 Hits:1080 North American News

Södra recognized as best pulp producer supplier and for best social sustainable project by Sofidel

Södra recognized as best pulp producer supplier and for best social sustainable project by Sofidel

Södra was awarded two prizes, as Best Supplier – Pulp Producer Category and for Best Sustainability Project – Social Category during the Sofidel Suppliers Sustainability Award (3SAward). This year the prize ceremony took place in Columbus, Ohio Sofi...

15-10-2018 Hits:1143 European News

Fabio Perini S.p.A. presents its customer service 4.0 at MIAC

Fabio Perini S.p.A. presents its customer service 4.0 at MIAC

Gianfranco Agnusdei, Global Customer Service Director: “More efficiency and less costs. This is the objective of customer service: help our customers in preserving over time the value of their capital asset” Fabio Perini S.p.A. took part in MIAC, wh...

12-10-2018 Hits:1032 European News

WestRock Provides Update Following Hurricane Michael

WestRock Provides Update Following Hurricane Michael

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today provided an initial update following the landfall of Hurricane Michael and its impact on the company’s containerboard and pulp mill located in Pan...

11-10-2018 Hits:1288 North American News

BlueLine technology convinces Lucart with significant increase in production capacity and energy savings

BlueLine technology convinces Lucart with significant increase in production capacity and energy savings

Voith recently reached a deal with Lucart Group for the delivery of a BlueLine stock preparation system at the company’s paper mill headquarters in Porcari, Italy.  Significant increase in production capacity Energy savings of up to 25 percent M...

11-10-2018 Hits:1122 European News

European News

Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020 anno…

The Better with Less – Design Challenge arranged for the first time in 2017–2018 was an impressive success, with over 300 packaging designs submitted ...

New sustainable technologies for wood-to-textile v…

GRETE, the Green chemicals and technologies for the wood-to-textile value chain project, has been granted EUR 2.6 million by the Bio-based Industries ...

Bosch Packaging Technology and BillerudKorsnäs int…

The demand for sustainable packaging among consumers and brand owners all over the world is growing at an exponential rate, which in many cases drives...

Inapa authorized to conclude acquisition of Papyru…

German antitrust authorities have finalized their analysis and cleared the acquisition.  Inapa will become the leading paper distribution group in Wes...

American News

Dr. Phil Harding to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the Director of Technology and Sustainability

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, announces Dr. Phil Harding will join Wil...

Paper Formulation Technology is a Key Driver for Sustainable Packaging

As interest groups raise awareness about plastic waste, governments around the world are starting to ban various types of plastics, especially single-...

West Linn Paper Mill Site to Re-open as Willamette Falls Paper Company

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, announces the purchase of the paper-maki...

North American paper producer eases into the future with ABB digital solutions

Port Townsend Paper Company (PTPC) moves forward with ABB Ability™ Advanced Digital Services PTPC, a North American producer of pulp and paper produc...

Oceania News

Another PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox at Au…

In July 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract for a delivery of wet end rebuild with a new Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox, fourdrin...

Australian tissue producer Encore Tissue started u…

Toscotec is confirmed as global supplier of Steel Yankee Dryers, with installations across five continents.  Encore tissue started up a new Toscotec ...

PMP to supply intelli-jet v® hydraulic headbox to …

In April 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Australian Paper for delivery of an Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox for their pa...

Valmet and Orora's Botany Mill renewed the service…

Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year agreement to continue the supply of maintenance and technology services for board making line 'B9' a...

Asian News

T.CON is expanding to Asia – in partnership with P…

T.CON has acquired a new implementation partner for products like its TRIM Suite: Chinese textile manufacturer Pacific Textiles. Businesses in the reg...

Valmet to supply a board machine rebuild to ITC Li…

Valmet will supply a board machine rebuild for ITC Limited at its Bhadrachalam Mill in India. The rebuild of board machine PM 7, currently producing f...

Valmet to supply automation system and measurement…

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper Co., Ltd. in China. The system and consistency transmitte...

Maashan Huawang New Material Technology Co., Ltd. …

It is with great satisfaction that A.Celli Paper announces to have signed another contract with the Chinese customer for the purchase of a Paper Rewin...

Financial News

Verso Corporation Adopts Limited Duration Stockhol…

Verso Corporation has just announced that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has unanimously adopted a limited duration stockholder rights plan (the...

Verso Corporation Explores Strategic Alternatives …

Verso Corporation has just announced that its Board of Directors had in late March of 2019, reengaged Houlihan Lokey Capital, Inc. as the company's fi...

Publishing of Valmet's Half Year Financial Review …

Valmet's Half Year Financial Review for January 1 - June 30, 2019 will be published on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at approximately 3:00 p.m Finnish time (...

Resolute Completes Five-Year Extension of ABL Cred…

Resolute Forest Products Inc. have just announced a 5-year extension of its senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility ("ABL credit facility...

Energy News

Income and diversification appeals to northern UK …

When Iggesund Paperboard’s Workington Mill in Cumbria, UK, took the decision to invest in a bio mass boiler in order to switch its energy sourcing f...

Sun and wind instead of gas

Fossil fuels will become increasing scarce in the future. So we are investigating the possibility of using all kinds of alternatives to gas as an ener...

Kemira shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Aw…

Kemira's site in Helsingborg, Sweden has been shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2016 for industrial symbiosis that facilitates sharing r...

Emerson announces new energy management informatio…

Energy Advisor helps process manufacturers reduce energy costs by up to 10% annually through improved energy targeting and utilization Emerson Proces...