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Stora Enso inaugurates next generation Varkaus Mill in Finland

Stora Enso inaugurates next generation Varkaus Mill in Finland

Finnish Minister of Agriculture and the Environment, Kimmo Tiilikainen, today joined Stora Enso at the official inauguration of a containerboard machine and a wooden building element production line at the Varkaus Mill. Stora Enso has successfully...

29-04-2016 Hits:62 European News

Paper manufacturer signs up for Siemens total approach to complex turnkey project

Paper manufacturer signs up for Siemens total approach to complex turnkey project

Siemens installs new drives and software at Stora Enso Langerbrugge Ghent paper manufacturer Stora Enso Langerbrugge is relying on Siemens expertise and solutions to replace the drives and machine control system for one of its paper machines. Siemen...

29-04-2016 Hits:70 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up the rebuilt board machine at Iggesund Paperboard mill, England

ANDRITZ successfully starts up the rebuilt board machine  at Iggesund Paperboard mill, England

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed the board machine rebuilt at the Iggesund mill in Workington, England. The new, state-of-the-art press section delivered by ANDRITZ will increase the production capacity by 20,000 tons...

29-04-2016 Hits:79 European News

Valmet to supply brown stock washing plant modernization to Södra Cell's Mörrum pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet to supply brown stock washing plant modernization to Södra Cell's Mörrum pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet will supply a modernization of the brown stock washing plant of the dissolving line to Södra Cell's Mörrum pulp mill in Sweden. The rebuild is part of the second stage of a long-term initiative at Södra Cell Mörrum mill. The brown stock washi...

29-04-2016 Hits:63 European News

BW Papersystems at drupa 2016: impressive range of stationery converting solutions plus live demonstrations of folio sheeter and ream wrapper

BW Papersystems at drupa 2016: impressive range of stationery converting solutions plus live demonstrations of folio sheeter and ream wrapper

At drupa 2016, visitors to BW Papersystems’s booth 10D20 will not only see live demonstrations of an eCon folio sheeter and a Wrapmatic GREC folio size ream wrapper, but also will be able to find out about the group’s extensive machinery range for st...

29-04-2016 Hits:58 North American News

Stora Enso evaluates expansion of Ostrołęka Mill production

Stora Enso evaluates expansion of Ostrołęka Mill production

Stora Enso has decided to commence a feasibility study with the aim of expanding containerboard production at Ostrołęka Mill in Poland by 500 000 tonnes annually. The findings of a recently completed pre-feasibility study supported continuation of th...

29-04-2016 Hits:67 European News

Metso continues to expand its strong local presence: New valve service center in Poland in operation

Metso continues to expand its strong local presence: New valve service center in Poland in operation

Metso has opened a new service center specialized in process valve and field equipment solutions in Poland. The center has a key role in supporting pulp and paper, refinery and petrochemical industry customers with daily services, shutdowns and long-...

29-04-2016 Hits:56 European News

New MatchPress and MatchFlow Roll Covers from Voith

New MatchPress and MatchFlow Roll Covers from Voith

Two new roll covers, MatchPress for press rolls and MatchFlow for suction press rolls, are additions to Voith‘s product portfolio. MatchPress and MatchFlow are designed for graphic and packaging paper machines with a wire width of up to 6,000 mm and ...

29-04-2016 Hits:59 European News

New biobased packaging, sustainable textiles and second generation biorefineries

New biobased packaging, sustainable textiles and second generation biorefineries

Innventia is involved in three new European projects aiming for innovative solutions for a future bioeconomy. PULPACKTION will develop packaging solutions for specific food and electronic packaging applications. The objective for NeoCel is to process...

29-04-2016 Hits:77 European News

Valmet AB delivers brown washing plant to Södra Cell Mörrum

Valmet AB delivers brown washing plant to Södra Cell Mörrum

In February 2016, Södra's Board of Directors decided to invest SEK 1 billion in a new evaporator and modernisation of the brown washing plant in the dissolving pulp line, where textile pulp is produced. Södra is now awarding Valmet AB the contract to...

28-04-2016 Hits:88 European News

Navigating a Changing Specialty Papers Industry

Navigating a Changing Specialty Papers Industry

Smithers Pira and TAPPI are excited to share an exclusive preview of the 2016 Specialty Papers US agenda. This year's agenda will focus on thriving and surviving in the changing specialty papers industry. It will provide you with the answers to the q...

28-04-2016 Hits:69 Exhibitions

Valmet's Interim Review January 1 - March 31, 2016: Orders received, net sales and profitability increased

Valmet's Interim Review January 1 - March 31, 2016: Orders received, net sales and profitability increased

Figures in brackets, unless otherwise stated, refer to the comparison period, i.e. the same period of the previous year. Automation has been consolidated into Valmet's financials since April 1, 2015, when the acquisition of Automation was completed. ...

27-04-2016 Hits:74 financial News

Koehler Kehl trusts in Voith’s reliable and proven technology

Koehler Kehl trusts in Voith’s reliable and proven technology

The Koehler Kehl paper mill has awarded Voith the contract for the rebuild of the PM1. The aim of the rebuild is to improve the profile quality of the specialty papers produced and also increase the energy efficiency of the production line. The modif...

27-04-2016 Hits:95 European News

New LED-based color sensor improves measurement accuracy during paper and board production

New LED-based color sensor improves measurement accuracy during paper and board production

Discrete light emitting diodes (LEDs) provide continuous on-line color measurement for more accurate paper web analysis, at a lower cost of ownership ABB High Performance Color Measurement is a completely new sensor design that incorporates LED tech...

27-04-2016 Hits:150 European News

UPM sells its Schwedt mill to LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH

UPM sells its Schwedt mill to LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH

UPM has signed an agreement to sell its Schwedt newsprint mill site and relevant assets to LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH for the aim of a conversion into liner production. The entire personnel of Schwedt mill will transfer to LEIPA as old employees. Th...

27-04-2016 Hits:77 European News

Xerium Announces New Rolls & Services Plant in Concepción, Chile

Xerium Announces New Rolls & Services Plant in Concepción, Chile

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, announced plans to establish a new roll cover and mechanical services facility located in Concepción, Chile. The Company is continuing to...

27-04-2016 Hits:92 South American News

Kemira Oyj's Interim Report January-March 2016: Revenue and operative EBITDA growth continued

Kemira Oyj's Interim Report January-March 2016: Revenue and operative EBITDA growth continued

This is a summary of the January - March 2016 Interim report. The complete January - March 2016 Interim report with tables is attached to this release and available at www.kemira.com/investors. Revenue increased 5% to EUR 582.7 million (553.0) mai...

26-04-2016 Hits:82 financial News

Town of Jay and Verso Reach Agreement in Property Tax Dispute

Town of Jay and Verso Reach Agreement in Property Tax Dispute

The Town of Jay, Maine, and Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZQ) have reached an agreement to resolve their dispute concerning property tax assessments for Verso's Androscoggin Mill.   In exchange for the Town's agreement to reduce Verso's property ta...

26-04-2016 Hits:69 financial News

Asia Pulp & Paper welcomes landmark moment in EU / Indonesia trade and illegal logging controls

Asia Pulp & Paper welcomes landmark moment in EU / Indonesia trade and illegal logging controls

Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) welcomes the announcement by President Joko Widodo of Indonesia, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and President Donald Tusk of the European Council that the European Union and Indonesia are ready to move...

25-04-2016 Hits:104 Asian News

European News

Stora Enso inaugurates next generation Varkaus Mil…

Finnish Minister of Agriculture and the Environment, Kimmo Tiilikainen, today joined Stora Enso at the official inauguration of a containerboard machi...

Paper manufacturer signs up for Siemens total appr…

Siemens installs new drives and software at Stora Enso Langerbrugge Ghent paper manufacturer Stora Enso Langerbrugge is relying on Siemens expertise ...

ANDRITZ successfully starts up the rebuilt board m…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed the board machine rebuilt at the Iggesund mill in Workington, England. The new, stat...

Valmet to supply brown stock washing plant moderni…

Valmet will supply a modernization of the brown stock washing plant of the dissolving line to Södra Cell's Mörrum pulp mill in Sweden. The rebuild is ...

American News

BW Papersystems at drupa 2016: impressive range of stationery converting solutions plus live demonstrations of folio sheeter and ream wrapper

At drupa 2016, visitors to BW Papersystems’s booth 10D20 will not only see live demonstrations of an eCon folio sheeter and a Wrapmatic GREC folio siz...

Xerium Announces New Rolls & Services Plant in Concepción, Chile

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, announced plans to establish a new ro...

New Product Press Release from the Electromatic Equipment Company

MODELS QB-LEDAND QBS-LED HAND-HELD STROBOSCOPES DELIVERS CLASS-LEADING LIGHT OUTPUT Two new, hand-held, battery powered stroboscopes from CHECK•LIN...

Cohoes-Based Manufacturer Continues to Lead Nation in Renewable Energy Use and Green Initiatives

Mohawk Walks the Talk: Cohoes-Based Manufacturer Continues to Lead Nation in Renewable Energy Use and Green Initiatives EPA Names Mohawk to National ...

Oceania News

Australia Pulp Expansion Now Possible: Pulp & …

Australia could be on the cusp of a pulp production expansion over the coming years, as domestic demand for pulp increases. Australia's pulp consum...

Paper Consumption in Australia to Rise

Paper Consumption to Rise 4.9% to 2020 Latest research and analysis by IndustryEdge demonstrates that Australia's consumption of paper and paperboard...

Valmet and Australian Paper sign a multi-year main…

Valmet and Australian Paper have signed a multi-year agreement for Valmet to provide maintenance technical support at the Maryvale Mill in Victoria, A...

Research and Markets: Australian and New Zealand P…

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njhjqk/pulp_and_paper) has announced the addition of the "Pulp & Paper Edge" report t...

Asian News

Asia Pulp & Paper welcomes landmark moment in …

Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) welcomes the announcement by President Joko Widodo of Indonesia, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and P...

Vinda orders Futura lines for continued growth in …

Vinda has signed an agreement with Futura for the supply of multiple high-performance converting lines for tissue roll products. One of the leading p...

UPM's PM3 is officially inaugurated in Changshu, C…

UPM have just announced the official inauguration of the Paper Machine 3 (PM3) in Changshu, China. As an important milestone for the development of UP...

Pratt Celebrates Grand Opening of Fourth 100 Perce…

Pratt Industries officially opened its fourth, 100 percent recycled paper mill in Valparaiso, Indiana, last week with a gala luncheon attended by more...

Financial News

Valmet's Interim Review January 1 - March 31, 2016…

Figures in brackets, unless otherwise stated, refer to the comparison period, i.e. the same period of the previous year. Automation has been consolida...

Kemira Oyj's Interim Report January-March 2016: Re…

This is a summary of the January - March 2016 Interim report. The complete January - March 2016 Interim report with tables is attached to this release...

Town of Jay and Verso Reach Agreement in Property …

The Town of Jay, Maine, and Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZQ) have reached an agreement to resolve their dispute concerning property tax assessments ...

Rottneros Board raises the proposed dividend for 2…

The Board of Rottneros AB (publ) has decided to increase the dividend proposal and propose to the Annual General Meeting a dividend of 0,30 SEK per sh...

Energy News

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...

Valmet to deliver a biomass based boiler plant to …

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

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia sign a letter of i…

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

British Paper Manufacturing Sector Wastes Almost £…

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