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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:129 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:145 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:127 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:128 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:124 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:138 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:177 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:254 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:221 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:202 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:273 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:230 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:263 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:434 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:317 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:261 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:224 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:259 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:267 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:245 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:260 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:249 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:281 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:232 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:642 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:314 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:347 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:293 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:349 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:397 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:364 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:312 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:292 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:301 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:324 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:333 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:301 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:347 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:311 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:353 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:327 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:343 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:295 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:391 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:389 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:277 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:279 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:302 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:309 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:349 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:264 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:281 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:296 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:276 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:320 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:310 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:316 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:286 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:285 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:313 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:276 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:292 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:393 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:278 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:279 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:302 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:290 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:308 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:373 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:262 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:280 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:1019 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:288 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:372 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:425 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:303 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:343 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:347 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:374 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:415 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:337 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:471 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:368 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:394 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:463 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:510 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:465 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:1153 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:437 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:417 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:441 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:591 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:487 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:465 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:582 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:460 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:460 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:444 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:598 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:544 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:456 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:542 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:436 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:510 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:449 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:462 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:449 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:529 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:464 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:509 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:455 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:607 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:667 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:492 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:497 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:546 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:481 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:486 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:530 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:523 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:532 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:760 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:606 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:579 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:509 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:517 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:489 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:605 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:556 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:514 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:729 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:664 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:615 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:666 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:681 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:966 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:742 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:700 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:641 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:685 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:586 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:650 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:646 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:632 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:683 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:904 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:889 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:976 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:825 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:758 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:755 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:695 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:582 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:801 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:645 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:721 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:760 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:755 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:1051 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:653 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:1180 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:773 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:681 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:692 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:594 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:681 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:667 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:963 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:1251 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:1194 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:880 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:836 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:1069 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:1217 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:1048 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:953 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:1549 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:1010 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:1275 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:1206 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:1097 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:838 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:1039 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:1328 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:913 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:1214 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:1158 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:1120 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:1240 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:1075 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:1359 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:1037 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:1314 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:1200 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:944 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:1153 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:1211 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:1032 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:1036 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:833 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:1107 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:951 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:994 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:892 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:1148 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:979 European News

Södra’s sustainability achievements recognised with two Sofidel awards

Södra’s sustainability achievements recognised with two Sofidel awards

Södra received two of the 2018 Sofidel Suppliers Sustainability Awards (3SAward) presented in Columbus, Ohio (USA) last week. Södra was named Best Supplier in the Pulp Producer Category and in the Best Sustainable Project, Social Category. The prest...

11-10-2018 Hits:855 European News

A.Celli E-WIND® T80S: flexibility close at hand

A.Celli E-WIND® T80S: flexibility close at hand

A.Celli Paper presents a new rewinder of high production flexibility. The two goals were to optimise production and increase line productivity. Both have now been achieved, limiting investment to a minimum, with E-WIND® T80S: the new rewinder desig...

11-10-2018 Hits:1072 European News

Fabio Perini S.p.A. presents at MIAC the digital revolution of Customer Service

Fabio Perini S.p.A. presents at MIAC the digital revolution of Customer Service

The new platform of services and technical solutions that optimizes production efficiency, reduces operating costs and helps customers maintain the value of their production assets over time. Fabio Perini chooses MIAC for the worldwide launch of dig...

11-10-2018 Hits:804 European News

BillerudKorsnäs appoints Senior Vice President Paper

BillerudKorsnäs appoints Senior Vice President Paper

BillerudKorsnäs have just announced that Helene Biström is appointed as Senior Vice President for Paper, one of the company’s three divisions in the new organisation that came into effect on the 1st of October. Earlier this year, BillerudKorsnäs ann...

11-10-2018 Hits:1078 European News

Brigl & Bergmeister GmbH sets up own sales organization in the U.S. for all North America.

Brigl & Bergmeister GmbH sets up own sales organization in the U.S. for all North America.

As part of ROXCEL HOLDING, Brigl & Bergmeister (B&B) is now present in the U.S. with its own sales organization. Roxcel Trading is located in Greenville, SC and Portland, OR, and plans to open an Atlanta, GA office in 2019 to support the company’s gr...

11-10-2018 Hits:1321 North American News

Stora Enso and Gasum to make renewable energy from wastewater in Sweden

Stora Enso and Gasum to make renewable energy from wastewater in Sweden

Stora Enso and energy company Gasum have signed a contract to build a biogas plant at Stora Enso’s Nymölla paper mill in Sweden. The plant, built and operated by Gasum, will turn the mill’s wastewater effluent into renewable energy.  Gasum plans to ...

11-10-2018 Hits:910 European News

Valmet-supplied world's largest production line for bleached softwood pulp successfully started up at SCA Östrand mill in Sweden

Valmet-supplied world's largest production line for bleached softwood pulp successfully started up at SCA Östrand mill in Sweden

The expanded pulp mill SCA Östrand in Timrå, Sweden, was started up end of June 2018, according to plan. SCA invested SEK 7.8 billion in Östrand pulp mill expansion project making it one of the largest industrial investments in Sweden to date. With t...

11-10-2018 Hits:968 European News

PMP supports the dynamic growth of Arctic Paper Kostrzyn S.A. (Poland) – ”315” project is the next development step for the Kostrzyn’s Plant.

PMP supports the dynamic growth of Arctic Paper Kostrzyn S.A. (Poland) – ”315” project is the next development step for the Kostrzyn’s Plant.

On June 4th, 2018, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Arctic Paper Kostrzyn, for a PM1 press section rebuild, that includes a delivery of a new Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press. Arctic Paper Kostrzyn S.A. for several years has been consist...

11-10-2018 Hits:1215 European News

Sofidel America partners with Toscotec for the turnkey supply of two tissue lines at its new Oklahoma mill.

Sofidel America partners with Toscotec for the turnkey supply of two tissue lines at its new Oklahoma mill.

Toscotec will provide a complete plant with two AHEAD-2.0L tissue machines on a full turnkey basis to Sofidel America’s integrated plant (paper mill and converting) in Inola, Oklahoma, the second greenfield investment of the Group in the United State...

11-10-2018 Hits:1271 North American News

Smurfit Kappa Nettingsdorf selected Toscotec to supply a dryer section rebuild.

Smurfit Kappa Nettingsdorf selected Toscotec to supply a dryer section rebuild.

Nettingsdorfer Papierfabrik AG & Co KG selected Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM6 at Nettingsdorf mill in Austria. Nettingsdorfer Papierfabrik is a member of Smurfit Kappa Group and one of the largest European sites of the company. The mil...

10-10-2018 Hits:833 European News

Sappi launches Verve – sustainable dissolving wood pulp for a thriving world

Sappi launches Verve – sustainable dissolving wood pulp for a thriving world

Building on its reputation for quality, service and responsibility, Sappi has just moved to strengthen its leadership in the dissolving wood pulp (DWP) market with the launch of the Sappi Verve brand. Demand for DWP continues to grow as consumer pre...

05-10-2018 Hits:858 European News

Bäckhammar mill ready for start-up next week

Bäckhammar mill ready for start-up next week

Nordic Paper Bäckhammar mill is ready for start-up. The prognosis and working hypothesis are that the pulp production will start in the beginning of next week. As always, there will be a ramp up phase of the pulp production. The paper production wil...

05-10-2018 Hits:752 European News

PETRONAS Brings the Future of Industrial Lubrication to MIAC 2018 - Lucca

PETRONAS Brings the Future of Industrial Lubrication to MIAC 2018 - Lucca

Santena (Turin, Italy), the division that globally produces and markets the lubricants of PETRONAS, the Malaysian national oil company, will attend the 25th edition of the Lucca’s International Exhibition of Paper Industry (Lucca Fiere, 10-12 October...

05-10-2018 Hits:894 European News

Shareholders Announce Selling DMI to Mercer International Inc.

Shareholders Announce Selling DMI to Mercer International Inc.

The shareholders of Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. (“DMI”), Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. and Marubeni Corporation, has just announced that they have entered into a share purchase agreement to sell all DMI shares to Mercer International Inc...

05-10-2018 Hits:867 European News

Sofidel tissue company opens manufacturing plant in Circleville, Ohio, its largest, most innovative worldwide

Sofidel tissue company opens manufacturing plant in Circleville, Ohio, its largest, most innovative worldwide

Italian tissue paper manufacturer Sofidel has just opened a 280-acre plant, one of its most technologically and environmentally advanced paper plants in the world, with innovative machinery that increases both the quality of its products and the ener...

05-10-2018 Hits:1261 North American News

Valmet to supply key pulp mill technology for ARAUCO pulp mill project in Chile

Valmet to supply key pulp mill technology for ARAUCO pulp mill project in Chile

Valmet has signed a letter of award (LoA) with ARAUCO to supply key pulp mill technology including pulp drying and baling, a recovery boiler and a biomass boiler. This LoA is part of ARAUCO's MAPA project, a major investment to expand current product...

05-10-2018 Hits:1235 South American News

Resolute to Sell Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute to Sell Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has just announced that it has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement with New-Indy Containerboard, LLC ("New-Indy") for the sale of its Catawba, South Carolina, paper and pulp mill, fo...

05-10-2018 Hits:1194 Canadian News

E-WIND® T200: Further success of the new generation A.Celli Rewinders

E-WIND® T200: Further success of the new generation A.Celli Rewinders

Successful start-up of a new E-WIND® T200 rewinder by A.Celli Paper in Portugal On September 3, the E-WIND® T200 was started-up at The Navigator Company plant in Cacia, in northern Portugal. This rewinder, which manages rolls of 5670 mm on the unwi...

04-10-2018 Hits:829 European News

New succesfull startup of Recard turnkey plant for Drenik ND Serbia

New succesfull startup of Recard turnkey plant for Drenik ND Serbia

PM3 was successfully started-up on 19 September 2018. This turn-key plant is the 3rd one supplied by Recard to Drenik ND after PM1 (2004) and PM2 (2008). An identical plant will be supplied to Drenik Hungary in 2019. The Recard’s supply included a ...

03-10-2018 Hits:943 European News

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

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

Since the promotional launch and presentation during the "iT's Tissue" event, the A.Celli solution has gained more recognition than ever before A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce the start of a series of supplies of the iDEAL® Forged_YD new genera...

02-10-2018 Hits:1071 South American News

Solutions for complete turnkey systems

Solutions for complete turnkey systems

A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce its participation in the cycle of conferences of the twenty-fifth edition of the MIAC – International Exhibition of Paper Industry, which will be held in October 2018 (on the 10th, 11th and 12th) at the Lucca Fier...

02-10-2018 Hits:851 European News

Increasing efficiency with RFID system - ICL Tank Inspection System

Increasing efficiency with RFID system - ICL Tank Inspection System

ICL’s core business in the UK is manufacturing chemicals for water treatment, and the supply of commodity chemicals to the steel, manufacturing, food and paper making industries. ICL wanted a solution to improve the process of inspecting their tanks...

02-10-2018 Hits:969 European News

Metsä Group and Itochu establish a joint venture that builds an industrial demo plant to produce wood-based textile fibres

Metsä Group and Itochu establish a joint venture that builds an industrial demo plant to produce wood-based textile fibres

Metsä Group’s innovation company Metsä Spring Ltd. and Japanese Itochu Corporation establish a joint venture, which invests approximately EUR 40 million in building and operating a test plant, with the aim to demonstrate a new technology for converti...

01-10-2018 Hits:1298 Asian News

T.CON, an SAP consulting and solution provider, is co-hosting a workshop with SAP at the International SAP Conference for Forest Products, Paper and Packaging in Prague

T.CON, an SAP consulting and solution provider, is co-hosting a workshop with SAP at the International SAP Conference for Forest Products, Paper and Packaging in Prague

As an SAP gold partner, T.CON is platinum sponsor of the upcoming International SAP Conference for Forest Products, Paper and Packaging 2018, taking place in Prague, October 16-18, 2018. This conference is the largest SAP event of the paper and packa...

27-09-2018 Hits:810 European News

Toscotec partners with Chemitex-Egypt to increase sales in Egypt

Toscotec partners with Chemitex-Egypt to increase sales in Egypt

Toscotec signed an agency agreement for both its Tissue and Paper & Board divisions with Chemitex Egypt for Trading & Agencies, S.A.E. to increase its sales in the Egyptian market, where it recently landed a number of P&B rebuilding orders. Toscot...

27-09-2018 Hits:850 European News

Clearwater Paper Announces New Pulp and Paperboard Leader

Clearwater Paper Announces New Pulp and Paperboard Leader

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW) has just announced a key divisional executive appointment. Effective October 1, 2018, Steve Bowden is named senior vice president and general manager of the pulp and paperboard division. "Steve truly exemplif...

27-09-2018 Hits:1212 North American News

SVEZA Group and Valmet have signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding the planned greenfield pulp mill project in Vologda Region of Russia

SVEZA Group and Valmet have signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding the planned greenfield pulp mill project in Vologda Region of Russia

SVEZA Group is planning to construct a modern pulp mill in the Russian Federation, Vologda region. In November 2017, SVEZA selected Valmet as a partner to execute the potential pulp mill's basic engineering, which has now been completed. On Septembe...

27-09-2018 Hits:908 European News

Verso Showcases Sterling® Premium in New Printed Promotion

Verso Showcases Sterling® Premium in New Printed Promotion

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

27-09-2018 Hits:1095 North American News

Successful start-up of the Yibin Paper TM2-iDEAL® Tissue Machine

Successful start-up of the Yibin Paper TM2-iDEAL® Tissue Machine

The TM2-iDEAL® Tissue machine at Yibin Paper was successfully started-up on September 15, 2018, after an intense period of installation and commissioning. The TM2 is designed for a design speed of 1800m/min, an operating speed of 1600 m/min, and an u...

27-09-2018 Hits:1304 Asian News

Administrative Court confirmed Finnpulp’s environmental permit

Administrative Court confirmed Finnpulp’s environmental permit

On 21st September 2018 Vaasa administrative court has given its decision concerning the appeals of Finnpulp’s environmental permits. The terms of the permit will remain in the format provided by the Regional Administration of Eastern Finland with min...

27-09-2018 Hits:794 European News

Valmet opens a new spreader roll service workshop in North America

Valmet opens a new spreader roll service workshop in North America

To strengthen its service capabilities close to customers in North America, Valmet has expanded the operations of its service center in Neenah, Wisconsin, USA, to include comprehensive spreader roll services. The new spreader roll workshop is ready t...

25-09-2018 Hits:1065 North American News

New ap­pren­tices at Gohrsmuehle mill

New ap­pren­tices at Gohrsmuehle mill

Zanders continues to invest in its personal future and welcomes six new employees at the beginning of the new training year: two apprentices each will learn the professions of paper technologist, mechatronics engineer and machine and plant operator a...

25-09-2018 Hits:835 European News

Metsä Tissue Mänttä mill switches to LNG in tissue paper production

Metsä Tissue Mänttä mill switches to LNG in tissue paper production

The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use. At the mill in Mänttä, Finland, LNG will replace liquefied pe...

25-09-2018 Hits:802 European News

Valmet to supply new winding technology for Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel in Germany

Valmet to supply new winding technology for Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel in Germany

Valmet will supply new winding technology and surrounding equipment for Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel GmbH & Co. KG in Germany. The existing winder will be replaced with this new winder to meet the increasing line production of paper machine PM4. The...

24-09-2018 Hits:847 European News

PAPELEIRA COREBOARD acquires a Pasaban BM 2600 Winder

PAPELEIRA COREBOARD acquires a Pasaban BM 2600 Winder

Papeleira Coreboard S.A., a company that produces 220 tons per day of cardboard for the paper core and angle manufacturing industry, has acquired a BM 2600 Paper Winder as part of its machinery and facilities upgrade project.   Papeleira Coreboard i...

21-09-2018 Hits:799 European News

The arbitration proceedings between Valmet and Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. have ended

The arbitration proceedings between Valmet and Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. have ended

Valmet announced on September 16, 2016, that Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. had filed a request for arbitration against Valmet Celulose, Papel e Energia Ltda, Valmet AB and Valmet Technologies Oy, subsidiaries of Valmet Oyj, claiming approximately EUR ...

21-09-2018 Hits:775 European News

A.Celli Nonwovens & Fujian Nanfang textile for a project of great success

A.Celli Nonwovens & Fujian Nanfang textile for a project of great success

The first fully automatic plant installed at Fujiang Nanfang by A.Celli Nonwovens has been successfully commissioned. The commissioning of the line on schedule is without doubt an important first step towards a close collaboration between A.Celli No...

21-09-2018 Hits:950 Asian News

Valmet to supply web monitoring systems to Shanying Huazhong Paper in China

Valmet to supply web monitoring systems to Shanying Huazhong Paper in China

Valmet has received orders for next-generation web monitoring systems from Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd. in China. The full-scale Valmet IQ Web Monitoring Systems will be installed on two paper machines at the company to improve and main...

21-09-2018 Hits:1088 Asian News

Toscotec Group’s service provider S.TO.R.I. expected to outperform its 2017 record-setting results

Toscotec Group’s service provider S.TO.R.I. expected to outperform its 2017 record-setting results

S.TO.R.I., owned by the Toscotec Group, specializes in maintenance services for all minor and major rolls used in papermaking and converting machinery of the tissue and paper industry. In 2017, S.TO.R.I. set a record for turnover in its forty-five ye...

21-09-2018 Hits:731 European News

Verso to Launch New Specialty Label Papers at Labelexpo Americas 2018

Verso to Launch New Specialty Label Papers at Labelexpo Americas 2018

Verso Corporation has just announced the launch of three new label papers, OptiLabel™ HB, OptiLitho™ C1S and OptiPrime™ Inkjet WS, further expanding its specialty label paper portfolio, the largest in North America. "We are pleased to be launching t...

21-09-2018 Hits:1148 North American News

A.Celli Paper presents the new shell in seamless steel for the Yankee Dryer

A.Celli Paper presents the new shell in seamless steel for the Yankee Dryer

The Conference & Expo "Tissue 2018", organised by Tappi e Risi, has been scheduled again for this year. It will be held at the Fox Cities Exhibition Center (FCEC) in Appleton (WI) - USA between the 2nd and 5th of October. The event brings togethe...

21-09-2018 Hits:880 European News

WestRock Provides Update Following Hurricane Florence

WestRock Provides Update Following Hurricane Florence

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, has just provided an update following the landfall of Hurricane Florence. We are pleased that we have had no reported employee injuries and do not beli...

21-09-2018 Hits:1086 North American News

Environmental sustainability: Fabio Perini S.p.A. obtains the prestigious ISO 50001 certification

Environmental sustainability: Fabio Perini S.p.A. obtains the prestigious ISO 50001 certification

Thanks to energy management the company has already saved over 1,530t. CO2, equivalent to saving 729 hectares of forest. Fabio Perini S.p.A has obtained the prestigious ISO 50001 certification for environmental sustainability. This milestone comes a...

19-09-2018 Hits:812 European News

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day today, September 18, 2018 in Helsinki

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day today, September 18, 2018 in Helsinki

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day for institutional investors and analysts today, Tuesday, September 18, 2018 in Helsinki. The aim of the event is to provide information and an update on Valmet's progress in strategy execution and business outlook. ...

18-09-2018 Hits:1655 financial News

European News

Minerals Technologies Initiates ENVIROFIL® PCC Pro…

First Commercial Deployment for Innovative Minerals Recycling Technology Technology Provides Environmental and Cost-Reduction Solutions for Customers...

ANDRITZ to supply two tissue production lines with…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from MG TEC Industry to supply two complete tissue production lines for their mill in Dej...

Voith CeraGuide B: Ceramic coating enhances run ti…

By changing from classic rubber covers to CeraGuide B ceramic roller coatings from Voith, Schoellershammer was able to significantly increase the effi...

Stora Enso will convert the Oulu paper mill into a…

Stora Enso has decided to invest approximately EUR 350 million to convert the Oulu paper mill in Finland into packaging production. The investment inc...

American News

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...

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...

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),...

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 techn...

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

Two Paper Rewinders E-WIND® P100 for Liensheng Pap…

A.Celli Paper is pleased to confirm its ongoing and valuable collaboration with the Chinese group Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd., enshrine...

International Paper Announces Agreement to Sell It…

International Paper (NYSE: IP) has entered into an agreement with West Coast Paper Mills Limited (NSE: WSTCSTPAPR) to sell its controlling interest in...

ANDRITZ to supply a PrimeLineECO tissue machine w…

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 C...

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with Century…

Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) (“MTI” or “the Company”) has just announced that it has signed an agreement with Century Pulp & Paper, Division...

Financial News

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...

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher…

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 challengi...

Lenzing makes a very solid start to the 2019 finan…

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group continued its solid development in the first quarter of 2019. Despite a much tighter market environment, the Lenzing Group...

Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for …

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...

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...