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Valmet introduces a new web-based user interface for Valmet DNA automation system

Valmet introduces a new web-based user interface for Valmet DNA automation system

Valmet is taking process automation further by introducing a new web-based user interface for its Valmet DNA automation system. Leveraging modern web technologies, the innovative Valmet DNA User Interface (DNA UI) extends the use of automation system...

06-11-2019 Hits:261 European News

Lennart Holm appointed acting CEO of BillerudKorsnäs

Lennart Holm appointed acting CEO of BillerudKorsnäs

The Board of Directors of BillerudKorsnäs AB has appointed the current Chairman of the Board, Lennart Holm, as acting CEO from November 5, 2019. Petra Einarsson leaves as CEO with immediate effect. The work to recruit a permanent CEO will start imm...

06-11-2019 Hits:231 European News

Willamette Falls Paper Company Trials First Run of Non-wood Paper

Willamette Falls Paper Company Trials First Run of Non-wood Paper

Willamette Falls Paper Company has made its first successful trial of non-wood paper grades using pulp from local agricultural waste – producing both coated and uncoated grades using 10% non-wood pulp fiber.   Additional machine and press trials are ...

06-11-2019 Hits:227 North American News

Stora Enso’s website ranked best in sector

Stora Enso’s website ranked best in sector

Stora Enso’s website has been rated best in sector according to the latest annual Webranking report by the Swedish digital agency, Comprend. The annual ranking of over 500 company-websites is the only global ranking based on stakeholder expectations,...

06-11-2019 Hits:224 European News

Tissue Paper Converting Machines Market Study: Demand Bolstered by Ascending Sales of Compact and High-end Tissue Paper Products

Tissue Paper Converting Machines Market Study: Demand Bolstered by Ascending Sales of Compact and High-end Tissue Paper Products

Worldwide sales of tissue paper converting machines reached ~3 thousand units in 2018, unveils the new research study. According to the report, the tissue paper converting machines market is estimated to grow by ~5% YOY in 2019, primarily influenced ...

06-11-2019 Hits:240 European News

BAG in touch with you. Every day.

BAG in touch with you. Every day.

You may call us Mondi Paper Bags now! Our business segment has been renamed from Mondi Industrial Bags to Mondi Paper Bags. This new name has no impact on our everyday business with you. We will continue to produce high-quality paper sacks and serve ...

06-11-2019 Hits:212 European News

Planned renewal of Metsä Board’s Husum pulp mill proceeds

Planned renewal of Metsä Board’s Husum pulp mill proceeds

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, announced on 26 April 2019 that it will launch a pre-engineering for the first phase of the renewal of its Husum pulp mill in Sweden. The first phase of the renewal consists of a new recovery boiler and a new turbine...

06-11-2019 Hits:208 European News

Factories Can Save Up to 90% in Valve Monitoring Costs With Wireless IoT Sensors

Factories Can Save Up to 90% in Valve Monitoring Costs With Wireless IoT Sensors

Factories and plants in industries – such as chemical processing, pulp and paper, water and waste-water treatment, have seen the benefits of remote valve monitoring. Traditional retrofitted monitoring solutions, however, are costly and slow to deploy...

06-11-2019 Hits:297 European News

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its India-based Printing Paper Business

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its India-based Printing Paper Business

International Paper has just announced that it has completed the sale of its controlling interest (21,873,521 shares) in International Paper APPM Limited (NSE:IPAPPM | BSE:502330), an India-based printing paper business, to West Coast Paper Mills Lim...

06-11-2019 Hits:218 Asian News

Valmet introduces roll covers made of recycled and renewable raw materials

Valmet introduces roll covers made of recycled and renewable raw materials

Valmet is the first company in the world to offer roll covers based on biomaterials and recycled materials for board, paper, tissue and pulp making. These new composite covers for press, guide and calender rolls are now available for the first custom...

06-11-2019 Hits:215 European News

WestRock Honored for Packaging Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

WestRock Honored for Packaging Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

Company Receives 13 Awards at Annual Paperboard Packaging Competition, Including the Sustainability Award of the Year WestRock Company, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, was recognized for packaging design excellenc...

06-11-2019 Hits:332 North American News

Resolute Further Enhances Liquidity with Amended and Restated Senior Secured Credit Agreement

Resolute Further Enhances Liquidity with Amended and Restated Senior Secured Credit Agreement

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has just announced that it has entered into an amended and restated senior secured credit agreement for up to $360 million, replacing the company's existing $185 million senior secured credit facility. The amended and re...

06-11-2019 Hits:205 financial News

A.Celli Nonwovens Academy: Texbond Rovereto

A.Celli Nonwovens Academy: Texbond Rovereto

A.Celli Nonwovens delivers Certificates of participation in the “A.Celli Academy – Winding & Maintenance School” In the first week of October, in Rovereto (TN), a team of specialists from A.Celli Nonwovens held a training course for twenty-one Texb...

31-10-2019 Hits:200 European News

Toscotec enters the Caribbean market with a new TT SYD for César Iglesias, Santo Domingo

Toscotec enters the Caribbean market with a new TT SYD for César Iglesias, Santo Domingo

The Dominican Group César Iglesias successfully started up a second generation TT SYD at its paper mill in Santo Domingo. Following start-up, the mill has observed a marked increase of production capacity and important energy savings in the drying ...

31-10-2019 Hits:199 European News

SealView from Voith: Exploit the maximum wear capacity of seal strips with no risk

SealView from Voith: Exploit the maximum wear capacity of seal strips with no risk

SealView technology captures the development of wear on every single seal strip and can be used with conventional and Voith HydroSeal seal strip designs. Its functional principle is based on a non-electric solution, which ensures maximum reliability ...

29-10-2019 Hits:224 European News

Valmet chosen as the second most attractive employer by the engineering professionals in Finland

Valmet chosen as the second most attractive employer by the engineering professionals in Finland

Valmet has been chosen as the second most attractive employer by the Finnish engineering professionals. The ranking was published in Universum’s annual survey, which is the biggest employer survey in Finland. Last year Valmet was ranked as fourth. V...

29-10-2019 Hits:235 European News

Honeywell and Papertech collaborate on camera- based quality control system for the flat sheet industries

Honeywell and Papertech collaborate on camera- based quality control system for the flat sheet industries

Offering fuses Honeywell’s expertise in flat sheet quality control systems with Papertech’s know-how in web monitoring and inspection to help manufacturers boost production quality and efficiency Honeywell has just announced its collaboration with  ...

28-10-2019 Hits:337 North American News

Minerals Technologies Announces New $75 Million Share Repurchase Program

Minerals Technologies Announces New $75 Million Share Repurchase Program

Minerals Technologies Inc. has just announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new, one-year $75 million share repurchase program, effective immediately. This repurchase program replaces the previous program authorized by the Board of Dir...

25-10-2019 Hits:377 financial News

Domtar Joins Forces With the Student Conservation Association to Revitalize the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville, SC

Domtar Joins Forces With the Student Conservation Association to Revitalize the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville, SC

Employee volunteers from Domtar’s Bennettsville paper mill and Tatum converting facility helped transform the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville with construction and installation of new picnic tables, benches, shade sails and storage bins. Domtar C...

24-10-2019 Hits:423 North American News

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil have fallen over the past year and in the 2Q/19 reached their lowest levels in three years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil have fallen over the past year and in the 2Q/19 reached their lowest levels in three years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly

Pulpmills in Brazil had some of the lowest wood fiber costs in the world in the 2Q/19, according to the WRQ. Over the past three years Eucalyptus pulplog prices have fallen while the global Hardwood Fiber Price Index (HFPI) has trended upward to reac...

24-10-2019 Hits:383 financial News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up Europe’s largest MG paper machine at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

ANDRITZ successfully starts up Europe’s largest MG paper machine at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

At the end of May 2019, international technology Group ANDRITZ started up the PM3 paper machine for speciality papers supplied to Zellstoff Pöls AG (part of the Heinzel Group), Austria, for the production of bleached kraft paper grades. This start-up...

24-10-2019 Hits:336 European News

ANDRITZ technologies achieve production record at Eldorado Brasil

ANDRITZ technologies achieve production record at Eldorado Brasil

The Eldorado Brasil pulp mill in Três Lagoas, Brazil, set an outstanding production record of 5,576 ADmt/d on September 21, 2019, with ANDRITZ technologies. In addition, production has been running for the past 200 consecutive days without a sheet br...

24-10-2019 Hits:313 South American News

GAW technologies to supply chemical preparation systems to PM5 at Palm Aalen-Neukochen

GAW technologies to supply chemical preparation systems to PM5 at Palm Aalen-Neukochen

GAW technologies GmbH in Graz / Austria was commissioned by Papierfabrik Palm with the supply of a chemical preparation and supply system for the new paper mill in Aalen / Germany. The new paper machine PM5 will double the capacity of the plant and...

24-10-2019 Hits:299 European News

Voith builds world’s largest and fastest kraftliner machine for Ilim Group

Voith builds world’s largest and fastest kraftliner machine for Ilim Group

Ilim Group, Russia's largest pulp and paper producer with an annual production volume of more than three million tons, will significantly expand its production capacity in a project now underway. As part of an extensive investment program, the compan...

24-10-2019 Hits:323 European News

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart, Europe’s leading manufacturer of tissue, airlaid and MG paper for flexible packaging, continues to focus on sustainability and on researching environmentally-friendly and innovative solutions with a view to reducing the environmental impact o...

24-10-2019 Hits:297 European News

Valmet develops its field services operations – invests in a new digital platform

Valmet develops its field services operations – invests in a new digital platform

Valmet is investing in a new digital platform to support, streamline and develop its strategically important field services. The global implementation of the new platform will be completed by spring 2020, and it will replace multiple current platform...

24-10-2019 Hits:375 European News

E-WIND® P100H – The XXL paper winders

E-WIND® P100H – The XXL paper winders

From Monday 11th to Friday 15th November, at A.Celli Paper facilities in Tassignano (Lucca), two E-WIND® P100H winding machines will be shown. The two winders are equipped with sophisticated technological innovations and have an attractive design. ...

23-10-2019 Hits:340 European News

Södra Cell creates Paper Pulp and Bioproduct categories after organisational change

Södra Cell creates Paper Pulp and Bioproduct categories after organisational change

Södra Cell International will be split into two product categories – Paper Pulp and Bioproducts - to strengthen Södra’s market position as a first-class supplier of paper pulp, while increasing the underlying earnings potential of new products. The c...

22-10-2019 Hits:315 European News

Stora Enso has completed the divestment of its stake in the Dawang paper mill

Stora Enso has completed the divestment of its stake in the Dawang paper mill

Stora Enso has completed the divestment announced on 25 July 2019 of its 60% equity stake in the Dawang Mill in China to its joint venture partner, Shandong Huatai Paper. The transaction will not have any material impact on Stora Enso’s operational ...

22-10-2019 Hits:390 financial News

Sappi and IGEPA announce major launch of Magno range to the German market

Sappi and IGEPA announce major launch of Magno range to the German market

Sappi Europe in partnership with IGEPA group are delighted to announce that as from January 1st 2020 the Sappi Magno range will be available across Germany. IGEPA group is Germany’s leading paper merchanting group with the widest product range and a...

21-10-2019 Hits:336 European News

Lucart wins the European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards 2019

Lucart wins the European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards 2019

During the 2019 European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards, event held in London by the European Cleaning Journal on October 17th, Municipal-Material-Cycle® has been awarded as Best European Initiative Raising the Profile of the Professional Cleaning Secto...

21-10-2019 Hits:364 European News

Valmet to supply a coated board machine to Graphic Packaging International in the United States

Valmet to supply a coated board machine to Graphic Packaging International in the United States

Valmet will supply a coated board machine for Graphic Packaging International’s (GPI) mill in Kalamazoo, Michigan, in the United States. With this investment in the latest coated board technology, GPI is committing to sustainable packaging with excep...

21-10-2019 Hits:354 North American News

Voith and SCA partner to build a world-leading, innovative production line at the Obbola paper mill

Voith and SCA partner to build a world-leading, innovative production line at the Obbola paper mill

The new paper machine at the Obbola paper mill in Umeå, Sweden, will produce 725,000 tons of kraftliner per year. With a wire width of 10,200 mm and a design speed of 1,400 m/min, the PM 2 will be the most productive of its kind. The start-up of the ...

21-10-2019 Hits:335 European News

Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the conversion of the Oulu Mill in 2020

Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the conversion of the Oulu Mill in 2020

Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the Oulu Mill conversion at the end of 2020. The planned changes could result in a reduction of a maximum of 135 employees in the Paper division. Stora Enso’s Paper div...

21-10-2019 Hits:360 European News

Another A.Celli iDEAL® forged YD has been delivered

Another A.Celli iDEAL® forged YD has been delivered

Another new generation Yankee A.Celli was shipped and delivered. The main and patented construction features of the forged A.Celli iDEAL® Yankee, which distinguish it from others on the market, are the following: forged and grooved shell, bolt...

21-10-2019 Hits:291 European News

Study confirms 70 % less climate impact from paper packaging

Study confirms 70 % less climate impact from paper packaging

BillerudKorsnäs is offering an innovative paper, FibreForm®, to make laminates for trays used in food packaging. Now, a recent life cycle assessment performed by RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden, shows that a packaging tray made from FibreForm has...

21-10-2019 Hits:315 European News

Mbo secures the future of Arjowiggins creative papers

Mbo secures the future of Arjowiggins creative papers

The management team of leading paper manufacturer Arjowiggins Creative Papers has announced a successful management buyout of its UK operations, protecting hundreds of jobs and safeguarding two historic paper mills in Aberdeen and Kent.  The company...

21-10-2019 Hits:317 European News

More efficient, safer and with lower emissions: Voith launches new infrared emitter HelioX on the market

More efficient, safer and with lower emissions: Voith launches new infrared emitter HelioX on the market

With its new gas-fired HelioX infrared emitter, Voith is offering a particularly efficient solution for contactless drying along with impressively low emissions. Not only can the new emitter be used to increase productivity, the reduced fire risk als...

21-10-2019 Hits:298 European News

Stora Enso appoints Annica Bresky as President and Chief Executive Officer

Stora Enso appoints Annica Bresky as President and Chief Executive Officer

Stora Enso’s Board of Directors has appointed Annica Bresky, 44, as the new President and CEO of the company as of 1 December 2019. Until then, Stora Enso’s current CEO Karl-Henrik Sundström continues in his position. Bresky is currently Head of Stor...

21-10-2019 Hits:342 European News

Paper Bags with High ‘Recyclability’ Quotient Gather Traction, Biodegradable Packaging Trend to Uphold Market Gains

Paper Bags with High ‘Recyclability’ Quotient Gather Traction, Biodegradable Packaging Trend to Uphold Market Gains

Worldwide sales of paper bags reached ~3 million tons in 2018, unveils the new research study. According to the report, the paper bags market is estimated to grow by ~4% YOY in 2019, primarily influenced by the recent reforms in the global paper pack...

18-10-2019 Hits:274 European News

ABB revolutionizes the switchgear with breakthrough technology for next generation of electricity distribution

ABB revolutionizes the switchgear with breakthrough technology for next generation of electricity distribution

The NeoGear™ low-voltage switchgear – a technological breakthrough by ABB – is safer, smarter and more sustainable, maximizing efficiency and reducing costs for tomorrow’s digitalized industries ABB has reimagined the switchgear– essential technol...

18-10-2019 Hits:437 European News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally

For the second year running, Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2018 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 (WBC...

15-10-2019 Hits:317 European News

Veolia selected by Fibre Excellence to upgrade concentration and evaporation processes at Saint Gaudens mill in France

Veolia selected by Fibre Excellence to upgrade concentration and evaporation processes at Saint Gaudens mill in France

Veolia Water Technologies will provide a turnkey processing plant featuring HPD® evaporation systems designed to optimize the production of wood-derived pulp employed in the making of high-quality paper from virgin fibers. The design of a circular b...

14-10-2019 Hits:357 European News

BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce the Paper bottle community to advance packaging innovation

BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce the Paper bottle community to advance packaging innovation

BillerudKorsnäs, together with partners, proudly presents Paboco, the paper bottle company, uniting leading experts in material, design and technology, and supported by world-leading consumer brands to bring sustainable progress to the bottling indus...

14-10-2019 Hits:365 European News

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to continue successful cooperation

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to continue successful cooperation

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper have been working together successfully since 2003. Now both companies have agreed to continue the partnership before the expiry of the current contract. Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper...

14-10-2019 Hits:340 European News

COMART installs a new Pasaban paper sheeting machine to increase its cutting capacity

COMART installs a new Pasaban paper sheeting machine to increase its cutting capacity

Comart, a specialised distributor in the supply of paper cardboard and flexible films has the largest private warehouse in Spain with a permanent stock of more than 10.000 tonnes of rolls and sheets. It is one of the few distributors that can guarant...

14-10-2019 Hits:387 European News

Valmet delivers boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio plant in Finland

Valmet delivers boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio plant in Finland

Valmet will supply boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio ferrochrome plant in Finland. Two separate orders of six Valmet Furnace Imaging System, Fixed Mount Mid-IR cameras increase the number of cameras in the plant from three to nine. The...

09-10-2019 Hits:346 European News

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart, Europe’s leading manufacturer of tissue, airlaid and MG paper for flexible packaging, continues to focus on sustainability and on researching environmentally-friendly and innovative solutions with a view to reducing the environmental impact o...

09-10-2019 Hits:387 European News

iDEAL® forged YD: confirmed the success of the next generation Yankee in Mexico

iDEAL® forged YD: confirmed the success of the next generation Yankee in Mexico

The Tissue Machine A.Celli iDEAL® Master of the Mexican customer Blue Tissue S.A.P.I. de C.V., equipped with an A.Celli forged Yankee Dryer, regularly produces excellent tissue paper. The A.Celli iDEAL® Master Tissue Machine’s start-up, last July,...

09-10-2019 Hits:386 South American News

Fabio Perini presents in world premiere at MIAC the prototype of the 100% ecologic kitchen roll

Fabio Perini presents in world premiere at MIAC the prototype of the 100% ecologic kitchen roll

Big news at Fabio Perini, as the company presents at MIAC, in absolute world premiere, the prototype of a totally ecologically sustainable, coreless and glueless kitchen roll. “With this prototype - Enrico Zino, Fabio Perini Head of Marketing, decla...

09-10-2019 Hits:320 European News

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” Title in Converting Paper Market through 2027: TMR

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” Title in Converting Paper Market through 2027: TMR

In terms of market value, the global converting paper market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 1.9% during the forecast period, owing to various factors, about which study delivers thorough insights and forecast in the global converting paper market ...

09-10-2019 Hits:679 Asian News

AFT is pleased to announce the official opening of a new sales office in Saint Petersburg, Russia

AFT is pleased to announce the official opening of a new sales office in Saint Petersburg, Russia

While AFT has been active in Russia for about 30 years, strong growth in recent years led to the decision of opening our own sales representative office to better meet the needs of our clients. The new location in Saint Petersburg will strengthen AF...

09-10-2019 Hits:452 European News

Futura and Plusline redrawing boundaries in tissue converting

Futura and Plusline redrawing boundaries in tissue converting

Futura Spa, technological leader in the tissue converting segment, announces a technical partnership with Plusline srl, a Bologna-based company created to offer advanced packaging systems. The aim is to introduce extraordinary innovations, including ...

07-10-2019 Hits:353 European News

Rottneros chooses ÅF Pöyry’s new digital software for production support to reach higher efficiency

Rottneros chooses ÅF Pöyry’s new digital software for production support to reach higher efficiency

The Swedish Pulp and Paper producer, Rottneros, has selected ÅF Pöyry as partner for further efficiency development of their mills in Rottneros and Vallvik, Sweden. Rottneros have about 300 employees working with development and production of pulp. ...

07-10-2019 Hits:507 European News

ANDRITZ launches MasterDry dryer fabric portfolio

ANDRITZ launches MasterDry dryer fabric portfolio

International technology Group ANDRITZ presents its new “MasterDry™” dryer fabric portfolio based on premium-performance dryer fabric technology. World-class performance woven and spiral fabric technology For all applications including high-t...

07-10-2019 Hits:387 European News

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

Domtar Corporation has just announced that it will permanently shut down two of its paper machines. The closures will take place at the Ashdown, Arkansas pulp and paper mill, and the Port Huron, Michigan paper mill. These measures will reduce the Co...

04-10-2019 Hits:433 North American News

Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments

Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in surface inspection technologies, has announced sweeping appointments across its senior global team to support the business’s worldwide growth plans. Ben Wileman has been promoted to the new role of Division V...

04-10-2019 Hits:413 European News

Paper Converting Machine Company acquires STAX Technologies.

Paper Converting Machine Company acquires STAX Technologies.

Tissue manufacturer enhances its packaging portfolio to offer the global market broader solutions. Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), part of the Barry-Wehmiller Converting Solutions Platform, acquired STAX Technologies (STAX), headquartered i...

04-10-2019 Hits:400 European News

Sappi Europe joins HP Indigo’s Alliance One media programme

Sappi Europe joins HP Indigo’s Alliance One media programme

Sappi Europe is pleased to announce that it has signed a collaboration agreement with HP Indigo, as part of HP Indigo’s Alliance One programme. The alliance underlines both companies’ continued commitment to print media as the leading force in wood f...

04-10-2019 Hits:403 European News

Second phase of mbo secures further jobs and safeguards the Arjowiggins brand

Second phase of mbo secures further jobs and safeguards the Arjowiggins brand

The management team of Arjowiggins Creative Papers has taken ownership of the remainder of the company’s activities, protecting nearly 300 jobs in Europe and China and safeguarding the future of the iconic Arjowiggins brand. The announcement follows...

04-10-2019 Hits:401 European News

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

California lawmakers recently rejected a bill meant to ban paper receipts. The proposal would have required businesses to ask customers if they wanted a paper receipt before printing one, and businesses would have been forbidden to print coupons or a...

04-10-2019 Hits:401 North American News

Peter Sävelin new Mill Director at Vallvik Mill

Peter Sävelin new Mill Director at Vallvik Mill

Rottneros has appointed Peter Sävelin as Mill Director at Vallvik Mill. Peter most recently comes from BillerudKorsnäs, where he held the position as Senior Technology Specialist. He will take office no later than 1 January 2020 and will be part of t...

04-10-2019 Hits:355 European News

Congratulations, banana-shaped design! Winner of the Grand Finale of PIDA – Packaging Impact Design Award

Congratulations, banana-shaped design! Winner of the Grand Finale of PIDA – Packaging Impact Design Award

For 15 years running, BillerudKorsnäs has arranged and hosted PIDA - Packaging Impact Design Award, a competition among design students in France, Germany, Sweden and the UK. For the first time in the history of the competition, an all-European winne...

04-10-2019 Hits:359 European News

ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Taiding, China

ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Taiding, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Dezhou Taiding New Material Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (Dezhou Taiding) to supply a P-RC APMP (Pre-Conditioning Refiner Chemical Alkaline Peroxide Mechanical Pulp) fiberline with...

01-10-2019 Hits:675 Asian News

Toscotec chosen for an extensive rebuild of PM1 at JSC "Yarpaper", Russia.

Toscotec chosen for an extensive rebuild of PM1 at JSC "Yarpaper", Russia.

JSC "Yarpaper" selected Toscotec for a major rebuild of its paper machine at Yaroslavl mill, northeast of Moscow, Russia. PM1 has a wire sheet width of 2,830 mm, produces test liner and fluting in the range of 100 to 150 gsm, using 100% waste paper...

01-10-2019 Hits:390 European News

Valmet builds a new pilot facility at its Fiber Technology Center in Sundsvall

Valmet builds a new pilot facility at its Fiber Technology Center in Sundsvall

Valmet invests in a new pilot facility at its Fiber Technology Center in Sundsvall to strengthen the company’s research and development capabilities related to bioenergy, biofuels and biochemicals. The new pilot facility will start up in October 2020...

27-09-2019 Hits:411 European News

Mondi wins prize for ‘DashV1Box - DashBoxes by Mondi: The universal fit for your Dashboard range’

Mondi wins prize for ‘DashV1Box - DashBoxes by Mondi: The universal fit for your Dashboard range’

Mondi is a global leader in packaging and paper, delighting its customers and consumers with innovative packaging and paper solutions that are sustainable by design. Mondi Corrugated Packaging designers have been recognised at the German Packaging Aw...

26-09-2019 Hits:401 European News

The European Carton Excellence Awards’ Carton of the Year made of Metsä Board paperboard

The European Carton Excellence Awards’ Carton of the Year made of Metsä Board paperboard

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons produced using its quality paperboards were selected as winners at the 2019 European Carton Excellence A...

26-09-2019 Hits:381 European News

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

ANDRITZ Brasil Ltda., part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received the best manufacturer award in two categories of this year’s ABTCP “Best of of the Pulp & Paper Industry Award”: Machines and equipment for pulp production (for the...

26-09-2019 Hits:525 South American News

Toscotec strengthens its leadership of the Italian tissue market based on five year results.

Toscotec strengthens its leadership of the Italian tissue market based on five year results.

New tissue machine installations in Italy.  Toscotec has strengthened its leadership position in the Italian tissue market, based on new machine installations in the last five years. Since 2015, Toscotec has received five orders from Italian tissue ...

26-09-2019 Hits:416 European News

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regarding a potential extra dividend payment

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regarding a potential extra dividend payment

Rottneros AB (publ) (“Rottneros”) has just announced that it is, through a written procedure, soliciting approval from holders of its notes (the “Noteholders”) with ISIN SE0010297804 (the “Notes”) to waive the distribution restriction in the terms & ...

23-09-2019 Hits:619 financial News

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Due to a lower pace in the initial start-up of the new board machine at Gruvön, the effect on the result in the third quarter is adjusted by approximately SEK 150 million. The effects in the fourth quarter and the full year 2020 are expected to be un...

23-09-2019 Hits:500 financial News

Mark Sterry and Barbara Ness to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company Sales Team

Mark Sterry and Barbara Ness to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company Sales Team

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, is pleased to announce that industry professionals, Mark Sterry, and Barbara Ness have joined the company as Regional Sales Managers. Barba...

23-09-2019 Hits:483 North American News

Cost reduction programme with positive result effects of SEK 600 million with full effect 2021

Cost reduction programme with positive result effects of SEK 600 million with full effect 2021

BillerudKorsnäs introduces a cost reduction programme to ensure long-term efficiency and profitability. The measures include staff cuts in mainly administration, purchasing-related savings and efficiency improvements throughout the business. As a pa...

23-09-2019 Hits:381 European News

Stora Enso’s 5G technology solution in mill maintenance receives recognition

Stora Enso’s 5G technology solution in mill maintenance receives recognition

As one of the first companies in its industry, Stora Enso has implemented 5G technology to enable high density (HD) 360° camera solutions in their production environment. On 16 September, this solution was awarded second place in the Industry of Thin...

20-09-2019 Hits:414 European News

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Due to a lower pace in the initial start-up of the new board machine at Gruvön, the effect on the result in the third quarter is adjusted by approximately SEK 150 million. The effects in the fourth quarter and the full year 2020 are expected to be un...

20-09-2019 Hits:371 European News

New shoe-blade gap former DuoFormer CBh with excellent first results at Smurfit Kappa

New shoe-blade gap former DuoFormer CBh with excellent first results at Smurfit Kappa

Voith expands its portfolio in the forming section with the DuoFormer CBh – a cost- and space-efficient shoe-blade gap former solution for the fabrication of packaging papers at high production rates, providing paper producers with the utmost flexibi...

20-09-2019 Hits:383 European News

Recard, a new successful startup in Sweden for Klippans Bruk AB

Recard, a new successful startup in Sweden for Klippans Bruk AB

Recard was successfully started-up the new plant PM11 for Klippans Bruk in Sweden the last 19th august 2019.  This new machine will add an annual capacity of 30.000 tonnes/year of coloured and white high quality tissue to the market. The Recard’s su...

19-09-2019 Hits:349 European News

Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance.

Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance.

Maintenance managers and supervisors in tissue mills are required to work to budget and cut the costs of maintenance wherever possible. An efficient management of your TT SYD (Steel Yankee Dryer) helps reduce maintenance costs and avoiding the risk...

19-09-2019 Hits:361 European News

Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement

Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement

Valmet has launched a new Valmet Optical Consistency Measurement (Valmet OC2R), which has been developed for recycled pulp manufacturing applications, as well as general stock preparation applications in paper, tissue, and board. Valmet OC2R shares ...

19-09-2019 Hits:355 European News

Global Hygiène signs the acceptance of TM A.Celli iDEAL® 1800S

Global Hygiène signs the acceptance of TM A.Celli iDEAL® 1800S

In August the French customer's technicians validated the Factory Acceptance Test, carried out at A.Celli Paper’s facilities, for the tissue machine, the heart of the complete turnkey plant, entirely supplied by A.Celli Paper. The new iDEAL®1800...

19-09-2019 Hits:329 European News

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the market

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the market

Södra is adjusting the price of spruce logs and pulpwood. Spruce log supplies are high in both Sweden and the rest of Europe.  The global economy is showing continued signs of a slowdown, which is affecting the finished goods market, and market pri...

19-09-2019 Hits:523 financial News

Ola Thomasson new Mill Director at Rottneros Mill

Ola Thomasson new Mill Director at Rottneros Mill

Rottneros has appointed Ola Thomasson as Mill Director at Rottneros Mill. Ola most recently comes from Valmet, where he has held the position as Director Global Site Operations Tissue. He will take office no later than January 1, 2020 and will be par...

19-09-2019 Hits:320 European News

WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, SC, Paper Mill

WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, SC, Paper Mill

Shut down of one paper machine will reduce linerboard capacity by approximately 288,000 tons Focuses mill on manufacture of differentiated DuraSorb® and KraftPak® products Enables approximately $40 million EBITDA improvement WestRock Company h...

19-09-2019 Hits:358 North American News

Ted Baker achieves seasonal sustainability with DS Smith

Ted Baker achieves seasonal sustainability with DS Smith

Fashion retailer enhances sustainability credentials with reusable e-commerce box Ted Baker set out to improve the sustainability of its e-commerce packaging, while retaining its trademark ‘wow’ factor for customers. For an innovative solution, Ted...

19-09-2019 Hits:553 European News

Verso Announces New Anthem Plus® Coated Paper Promotion

Verso Announces New Anthem Plus® Coated Paper Promotion

American Product. American Jobs. American Pride. Verso Corporation, a leading producer of coated papers, has just introduced a new promotion for its economy coated paper, Anthem Plus®, titled Anthem Plus®. Solid Performer. The promotion features the...

19-09-2019 Hits:360 North American News

Sofidel unveils new recyclable packaging for leading household paper towel regina blitz and regina toilet paper

Sofidel unveils new recyclable packaging for leading household paper towel regina blitz and regina toilet paper

This latest step towards responsible and sustainable packaging practices is part of a more comprehensive product innovation strategy from the Sofidel Group Sofidel, one of the leading global manufacturers of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic us...

19-09-2019 Hits:335 European News

A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at Marutomi mill in Japan.

A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at Marutomi mill in Japan.

The Marutomi Group started up a MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan. This is the first of two tissue lines ordered by the Japanese producer. The second line is scheduled fo...

19-09-2019 Hits:773 Asian News

Valmet to supply a board machine to JK Paper Limited in India

Valmet to supply a board machine to JK Paper Limited in India

Valmet will supply a board machine with an extensive automation and Industrial Internet package for JK Paper Limited’s Fort Songadh Mill in India. By investing in the latest coated board technology, JK Paper targets to increase its market share on a ...

19-09-2019 Hits:667 Asian News

Cargill launches new high-performance wet-end starch to improve packaging paper making process

Cargill launches new high-performance wet-end starch to improve packaging paper making process

C*iBond™ 25957 enables improvement of paper strength and quality combined with increased production efficiency for paper manufacturers Cargill has expanded its range of packaging ingredients with the launch of C*iBond® 25957, a high-performance, cat...

19-09-2019 Hits:301 European News

Lenzing contracts Wood to deliver world´s largest lyocell plant

Lenzing contracts Wood to deliver world´s largest lyocell plant

Sbtl.: Professional partner confirms start-up date of the project in Thailand Bangkok – With the recently announced plans to establish a lyocell production facility in Thailand, the Lenzing Group is taking an important step in meeting the strong dem...

19-09-2019 Hits:405 Asian News

Improved paper quality and increased production capacity with Voith BlueLine products at Umka in Serbia

Improved paper quality and increased production capacity with Voith BlueLine products at Umka in Serbia

Increasing production capacity by over 90 percent and switching to more economic raw materials while increasing cleanliness of the end products – these were the two goals of the Serbian paper manufacturer Umka d.o.o. when upgrading its cardboard mach...

19-09-2019 Hits:294 European News

Millions more coffee cups destined for James Cropper

Millions more coffee cups destined for James Cropper

Earlier this week, the winners of The Cup Fund by Hubbub and Starbucks were announced at a launch event in London. James Cropper is proud to have been selected as the recycling partner on four of these projects.  An estimated seven million coffee cu...

19-09-2019 Hits:264 European News

Verso Showcases Sterling® Premium Coated Paper in ELEVATE YOUR IMPRESSION Promotion

Verso Showcases Sterling® Premium Coated Paper in ELEVATE YOUR IMPRESSION Promotion

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) continues to celebrate the power of print in its latest promotion titled Sterling® Premium. ELEVATE YOUR IMPRESSION. Sterling® Premium is Verso's premium coated sheetfed printing paper. "Sterling® Premium has set a new ...

19-09-2019 Hits:287 North American News

WestRock Provides Update of Financial Impact Following Hurricane Dorian

WestRock Provides Update of Financial Impact Following Hurricane Dorian

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today provided an estimate of the impact of Hurricane Dorian on its fiscal fourth quarter financial results. The Company idled three of its containerbo...

19-09-2019 Hits:480 financial News

Ensuring paper quality - web monitoring and inspection on a high-speed paper coating line

Ensuring paper quality - web monitoring and inspection on a high-speed paper coating line

AMETEK Surface Vision has delivered a reliable, comprehensive state-of-the-art solution for early defect detection and classification on a major paper manufacturer’s premium paper coating line, increasing productivity and winder throughput. Mitsubis...

19-09-2019 Hits:284 North American News

New sheeting line starts up at Metsä Board’s Äänekoski mill in Finland

New sheeting line starts up at Metsä Board’s Äänekoski mill in Finland

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started a new paperboard sheeting line at its Äänekoski mill in Finland. The investment was earlier announced in a press release on 15 November 2018. The new line will increase the annual capacity of the sheeting...

19-09-2019 Hits:207 European News

Can Södra make the most sustainable pulp?

Can Södra make the most sustainable pulp?

Södra has taken on the challenge of making the world´s most sustainable pulp. From the seedlings in our nurseries to the way we package our finished bales, we’ve been examining every step of the process in a bid to take sustainability even further. ...

19-09-2019 Hits:213 European News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper shows product innovation at the Fachpack 2019

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper shows product innovation at the Fachpack 2019

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is at Fachpack 2019 in Nuremberg for the first time and is presenting the brand new barricote BAG WGOM - a fully recyclable barrier paper for flexible food packaging, with multi-barriers against water vapour, grease and oil, ox...

19-09-2019 Hits:272 European News

Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses

Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses

Consumers and brands around the world are looking for more sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging, with easy recyclability being key. To meet these needs Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is introducing a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboar...

19-09-2019 Hits:203 European News

James Cropper brings world-famous colour lab to luxe pack 2019 and exclusively unveils new industry report

James Cropper brings world-famous colour lab to luxe pack 2019 and exclusively unveils new industry report

James Cropper is poised to present its expertise in the art of colour at Luxe Pack 2019. The specialist papermaker will bring its acclaimed colour lab experience to Monaco from its home in Kendal, in the English Lake District.   The company’s master...

19-09-2019 Hits:283 European News

Mosaico Group & A.Celli Paper: rebuilding of the PM#5 machine

Mosaico Group & A.Celli Paper: rebuilding of the PM#5 machine

Efficiency and quality of wrapping with the new A.Celli Pope Reel The Italian company, part of Burgo Group, a well-known producer of graphic and special papers, based in Lugo di Vicenza, has accepted the reconstruction of the pope reel section of...

19-09-2019 Hits:192 European News

Willamette Falls Paper Company is now FSC Certified

Willamette Falls Paper Company is now FSC Certified

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc. has achieved Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Chain-of-Custody certification through SCS Global Services.   FSC Chain-of-Custody certification assures consumers that the products they are purchasing have been re...

19-09-2019 Hits:241 North American News

Voith Group to acquire BTG, a Spectris Company

Voith Group to acquire BTG, a Spectris Company

Voith has signed an agreement with Spectris plc to acquire BTG for a total gross cash consideration of €319 million. With BTG, a multinational provider of integrated, highly specialized process solutions for the global pulp and paper industry, Voith ...

19-09-2019 Hits:218 European News

Cartiera Confalone selects Toscotec for the turnkey supply of a new energy-efficient tissue line.

Cartiera Confalone selects Toscotec for the turnkey supply of a new energy-efficient tissue line.

Cartiera Confalone is the protagonist of an important investment that will see the construction of a new advanced production base in Montoro, Avellino, with leading-edge tissue technology. The plant includes an automated warehouse and one AHEAD 2.2 t...

19-09-2019 Hits:214 European News

PMP to provide two rebuilds for Asia Pulp & Paper Sinar Mas mill in Indonesia

PMP to provide two rebuilds for Asia Pulp & Paper Sinar Mas mill in Indonesia

Paper Machinery Producer (PMP) recently signed a contract for the delivery of two rebuilds for the Press and Dryer Section for Asia Pulp & Paper Sinar Mas’ (APP) Pindo Deli Mill in Indonesia. The agreement is the result of an earlier successful coope...

19-09-2019 Hits:402 European News

Metsä Board implements artificial intelligence in quality management

Metsä Board implements artificial intelligence in quality management

Metsä Board’s Kyro mill is to begin using artificial intelligence for quality management on its folding boxboard machine. Supplied by Voith, the software uses measurement results related to the quality properties of and the mill’s process data. By co...

18-09-2019 Hits:282 European News

Smart Packaging gets Green AMOTEK at MIAC 2019

Smart Packaging gets Green AMOTEK at MIAC 2019

The issue of which materials should be used for packaging is becoming increasingly important. Consumers are also paying more and more attention to how environmentally friendly the packaging used for paper hygiene products is. Amotek offers packaging ...

13-09-2019 Hits:358 Exhibitions

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Gulf Paper Manufacturing on a turnkey basis.

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Gulf Paper Manufacturing on a turnkey basis.

Gulf Paper Manufacturing selected Toscotec for the rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Mina Abdullah paper mill, Kuwait. The paper machine has a reel trim of 2,550 mm and produces fluting, test liner and white top grades from 100 to 200 gsm us...

13-09-2019 Hits:400 Asian News

Pulp Market to Reach a Valuation of ~ US$ 333 Bn by 2027; Transparency Market Research

Pulp Market to Reach a Valuation of ~ US$ 333 Bn by 2027; Transparency Market Research

In terms of revenue, the global pulp market is estimated to expand at a CAGR of ~ 4% during the forecast period, owing to numerous factors, about which, Study offers thorough insights and forecast in this report. Pulp Market: An Overview Pulp is ba...

13-09-2019 Hits:456 financial News

Vision Paper and Board partner with SCA to launch new paper category

Vision Paper and Board partner with SCA to launch new paper category

Leading papermaker SCA Graphic Paper has created a brand-new paper category for graphical printers: Fine Wood-Containing Paper (FWP) narrows the gap between woodfree and wood-containing offset papers as never before. Leading the way in this innovati...

08-09-2019 Hits:496 European News

Metsä Board’s FBB latest printed samples highlight recent packaging trends

Metsä Board’s FBB latest printed samples highlight recent packaging trends

To demonstrate how paperboard can boost brand appeal, Metsä Board has launched a new set of packaging samples. The samples demonstrate the various finishing effects and how the paperboard surface can enhance them and create impressive visual and tact...

08-09-2019 Hits:446 European News

Voith supplies Papierfabrik Palm with complete BlueLine stock preparation line for new build project in Aalen

Voith supplies Papierfabrik Palm with complete BlueLine stock preparation line for new build project in Aalen

At the beginning of June 2019, the green light was given for the construction of the new Papierfabrik Palm paper mill for the production of testliner and corrugated baseboard. Voith will be supplying the stock preparation line for the project and has...

08-09-2019 Hits:475 European News

Recard, a new successful startup in Sweden for Klippans Bruk AB

Recard, a new successful startup in Sweden for Klippans Bruk AB

Recard announces the successful start up of PM11, the new plant of Klippan Bruk in Sweden that took place on August 19, 2019. The new PM increases the annual capacity by 30.000 tonnes of coloured and white high quality tissue. Recard supplied the c...

04-09-2019 Hits:412 European News

BillerudKorsnäs appoints EVP Sustainability

BillerudKorsnäs appoints EVP Sustainability

BillerudKorsnäs Sustainability Director Malin Ljung Eiborn will on the 1st of October take place in the Executive Leadership Team of BillerudKorsnäs. Sustainability thus becomes a separate function at group level instead of, as previously, part of th...

03-09-2019 Hits:482 European News

19 new apprentices at Mitsubishi HiTec Paper

19 new apprentices at Mitsubishi HiTec Paper

On August 1, 2019, nineteen new apprentices were warmly welcomed to Mitsubishi HiTec Paper. Five paper technologists, three industrial mechanics, three electronics technicians, one cutting machine operator, four machine and plant operators, one IT sp...

03-09-2019 Hits:430 European News

ANDRITZ to supply three paper machine approach flow systems to Hamburger Rieger in Germany

ANDRITZ to supply three paper machine approach flow systems to Hamburger Rieger in Germany

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Hamburger Rieger GmbH, Papierfabrik Spremberg, to supply three paper machine approach flow systems as well as broke screening for the new greenfield production line PM2 in Spremberg, G...

03-09-2019 Hits:482 European News

The ‘Better with Less – Design Challenge’ 2019–2020 packaging design competition opens for entries

The ‘Better with Less – Design Challenge’ 2019–2020 packaging design competition opens for entries

The Better with Less – Design Challenge, organised by Metsä Board, the European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is now in its second year. Its aim is to inspire designers to create more environmentally-friendly pa...

02-09-2019 Hits:498 European News

AstenJohnson announces end of proposed transaction to merge Heimbach and AstenJohnson PMC businesses

AstenJohnson announces end of proposed transaction to merge Heimbach and AstenJohnson PMC businesses

AstenJohnson CEO Kevin Frank said: “We regret to announce that the proposed transaction to merge the Heimbach and AstenJohnson PMC (Paper Machine Clothing) businesses has been called off. While both companies have a high level of respect for each oth...

02-09-2019 Hits:623 North American News

SCA invests in Obbola kraftliner mill

SCA invests in Obbola kraftliner mill

SCA to build a new paper machine for the production of kraftliner at its Obbola paper mill in Umeå. The annual production in Obbola will increase from the current 450,000 tonnes of kraftliner to 725,000 tonnes to meet the growing demand for renewable...

02-09-2019 Hits:445 European News

European News

Valmet introduces a new web-based user interface f…

Valmet is taking process automation further by introducing a new web-based user interface for its Valmet DNA automation system. Leveraging modern web ...

Lennart Holm appointed acting CEO of BillerudKorsn…

The Board of Directors of BillerudKorsnäs AB has appointed the current Chairman of the Board, Lennart Holm, as acting CEO from November 5, 2019. Petra...

Stora Enso’s website ranked best in sector

Stora Enso’s website has been rated best in sector according to the latest annual Webranking report by the Swedish digital agency, Comprend. The annua...

Tissue Paper Converting Machines Market Study: Dem…

Worldwide sales of tissue paper converting machines reached ~3 thousand units in 2018, unveils the new research study. According to the report, the ti...

American News

Willamette Falls Paper Company Trials First Run of Non-wood Paper

Willamette Falls Paper Company has made its first successful trial of non-wood paper grades using pulp from local agricultural waste – producing both ...

WestRock Honored for Packaging Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

Company Receives 13 Awards at Annual Paperboard Packaging Competition, Including the Sustainability Award of the Year WestRock Company, a leading pro...

Honeywell and Papertech collaborate on camera- based quality control system for the flat sheet industries

Offering fuses Honeywell’s expertise in flat sheet quality control systems with Papertech’s know-how in web monitoring and inspection to help manufact...

Domtar Joins Forces With the Student Conservation Association to Revitalize the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville, SC

Employee volunteers from Domtar’s Bennettsville paper mill and Tatum converting facility helped transform the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville with ...

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

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Indi…

International Paper has just announced that it has completed the sale of its controlling interest (21,873,521 shares) in International Paper APPM Limi...

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” …

In terms of market value, the global converting paper market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 1.9% during the forecast period, owing to various facto...

ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Ta…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Dezhou Taiding New Material Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (Dezhou Taiding) to sup...

A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at…

The Marutomi Group started up a MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan. Thi...

Financial News

Resolute Further Enhances Liquidity with Amended a…

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has just announced that it has entered into an amended and restated senior secured credit agreement for up to $360 milli...

Minerals Technologies Announces New $75 Million Sh…

Minerals Technologies Inc. has just announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new, one-year $75 million share repurchase program, effecti...

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil have fallen ov…

Pulpmills in Brazil had some of the lowest wood fiber costs in the world in the 2Q/19, according to the WRQ. Over the past three years Eucalyptus pulp...

Stora Enso has completed the divestment of its sta…

Stora Enso has completed the divestment announced on 25 July 2019 of its 60% equity stake in the Dawang Mill in China to its joint venture partner, Sh...

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...