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Hudson Falls Leverages Manufacturing Knowledge for High Pressure Paper Machine Dryers

Hudson Falls Leverages Manufacturing Knowledge for High Pressure Paper Machine Dryers

GL&V's dryer foundry in Hudson Falls, NY has been manufacturing paper machine steam dryers and high quality iron castings for 157 years.  Since 2005 we have been developing dryers suitable for higher pressures than the typical 125 or 150 PSI (8.6 to...

01-07-2015 Hits:39 North American News

Rottneros: Rottneros launches Bulk Booster which increases carton board bending stiffness by 30 percent without increasing weight

Swedish pulp manufacturer Rottneros newly developed High Yield Pulp for carton board, Bulk Booster, has been well received at several major board manufacturers. The product is already used in the commercial manufacturing of board qualities for packag...

30-06-2015 Hits:64 European News

Metsä Fibre selects COMPACT PRESS® for Bioproduct mill

Metsä Fibre selects COMPACT PRESS® for Bioproduct mill

Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, and GL&V has signed an agreement regarding the supply of one COMPACT PRESS® for the new Bioproduct mill in Äänekoski.The parties did not disclose any technical or commercial details of the agreement. Timo Merikallio...

28-06-2015 Hits:74 Featured Products

emtec Electronic at RosUpack 2015

emtec Electronic at RosUpack 2015

Innovative Tools to Optimize Production and Converting Processes emtec Electronic looks back to a successful exhibition week at the RosUpack 2015 The company emtec Electronic GmbH attended the Russian „RosUpack 2015“ in June in Moscow. In the red e...

26-06-2015 Hits:128 Exhibitions

Pöyry awarded Environmental Impact Assessment services assignment by Finnpulp Oy for planned pulp mill in Finland

Pöyry awarded Environmental Impact Assessment services assignment by Finnpulp Oy for planned pulp mill in Finland

Finnpulp Oy has awarded Pöyry with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) assignment for a planned pulp mill project in Kuopio, Finland. The assessment program includes Finnpulp Oy's plans on the various implementation alternatives for the mill pr...

25-06-2015 Hits:156 European News

Liansheng BM 8 convinces with a stable and efficient first year of production

Liansheng BM 8 convinces with a stable and efficient first year of production

Stable and productive was the performance of the Voith supplied Liansheng BM 8 board machine during the first year at Fujian Liansheng Paper Industry Co., Ltd. in Zhangzhou, Fujian province, China. Convinced by the performance of the Liansheng BM 8, ...

25-06-2015 Hits:153 Asian News

Metso receives comprehensive valve solutions order for Södra Cell's Värö pulp mill expansion in Sweden

Metso receives comprehensive valve solutions order for Södra Cell's Värö pulp mill expansion in Sweden

Metso has been chosen as the main supplier of valve solutions for Södra Cell's Värö pulp mill expansion in Sweden. The extensive valve delivery includes a total of about 700 ball, segment and butterfly valves for on-off and control applications from ...

25-06-2015 Hits:147 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up second tissue paper machine with steel Yankee for Zhejiang Jingxing Paper, China

ANDRITZ successfully starts up second tissue paper machine with steel Yankee for Zhejiang Jingxing Paper, China

Following start-up of TM1 in January of this year, international technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the second tissue paper machine with steel Yankee supplied to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper, China. The first paper on reel at the TM2 ...

25-06-2015 Hits:153 Asian News

Call for papers: Pump summit Americas accepting abstracts

Call for papers: Pump summit Americas accepting abstracts

PumpSummitAmericas is now looking to receive abstracts for their two-day conference taking place June 13th – 14th, 2016. The Houston-based event is ideal for pump and system experts from a range of industries including oil & gas, water & wastewater...

25-06-2015 Hits:155 Exhibitions

RockTenn Shareholders and MWV Stockholders Approve Combination

RockTenn Shareholders and MWV Stockholders Approve Combination

Transaction Expected to Close on July 1, 2015 Rock-Tenn Company (RockTenn) (NYSE:RKT) and MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) (NYSE:MWV) have announced that shareholders of RockTenn and stockholders of MWV overwhelmingly approved the proposed combination...

25-06-2015 Hits:146 financial News

Valmet's strategy and financial targets unchanged and reconfirmed by the Board of Directors

Valmet's strategy and financial targets unchanged and reconfirmed by the Board of Directors

Valmet's strategy and financial targets, which were announced on September 3, 2013 and reconfirmed on July 31, 2014, have been reconfirmed by Valmet's Board of Directors, and thus remain unchanged. Strategy Valmet's mission is to convert renewable ...

25-06-2015 Hits:244 financial News

Explore papers for all end uses at CO-REACH 2015

Explore papers for all end uses at CO-REACH 2015

UPM Paper - Your Smart Choice UPM believes in the future of print and its effective coexistence with digital media. Print does not compete with other media channels, but fits in seamlessly. Performance papers for competitive print products  By int...

24-06-2015 Hits:145 European News

Iggesund develops its European service

Iggesund develops its European service

Iggesund Paperboard is taking major steps to further develop its delivery service. The company will now expand its long-term cooperation with SCA, which dates from 1995. As of summer 2016 about 1,000,000 tonnes of paperboard, paper and pulp will be s...

24-06-2015 Hits:152 European News

SCA Logistics expands roll-on/roll-off and container traffic

SCA Logistics expands roll-on/roll-off and container traffic

Commencing in autumn 2016, SCA Logistics will begin calling at Kiel with its Ro-Ro vessels as part of a new partnership with Iggesund Paperboard and Seehafen Kiel. Kiel will thus replace Lübeck as a distribution point for Central Europe. A total of a...

24-06-2015 Hits:187 Logistics

Xerium to Participate at Zellcheming EXPO 2015, 110th Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany

Xerium to Participate at Zellcheming EXPO 2015, 110th Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, is participating at the Zellcheming EXPO 2015, 110th Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany June 30 to July 2nd 2015. Xerium...

24-06-2015 Hits:153 Exhibitions

American News

Hudson Falls Leverages Manufacturing Knowledge for High Pressure Paper Machine Dryers

GL&V's dryer foundry in Hudson Falls, NY has been manufacturing paper machine steam dryers and high quality iron castings for 157 years.  Since 2005 ...

Two Sides releases results of new U.S. survey. Reading from Paper or Reading from Screens. What do Consumers Prefer?

Survey highlights that 88% of respondents indicated that they understood, retained or used information better when they read print on paper compared t...

Catalyst announces appointment of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Catalyst Paper Corporation (TSX:CYT) has announced the appointment of Frank C. De Costanzo as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. A se...

International Paper Named Among 100 Best Places to Work in IT by IDG's Computerworld for 2015

IDG's Computerworld announced today that International Paper has ranked 35th on its 2015 Best Places to Work in IT list. International Paper was reco...

European News

Rottneros: Rottneros launches Bulk Booster which i…

Swedish pulp manufacturer Rottneros newly developed High Yield Pulp for carton board, Bulk Booster, has been well received at several major board manu...

Pöyry awarded Environmental Impact Assessment serv…

Finnpulp Oy has awarded Pöyry with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) assignment for a planned pulp mill project in Kuopio, Finland. The assess...

Metso receives comprehensive valve solutions order…

Metso has been chosen as the main supplier of valve solutions for Södra Cell's Värö pulp mill expansion in Sweden. The extensive valve delivery includ...

Explore papers for all end uses at CO-REACH 2015

UPM Paper - Your Smart Choice UPM believes in the future of print and its effective coexistence with digital media. Print does not compete with other...

Asian News

Liansheng BM 8 convinces with a stable and efficie…

Stable and productive was the performance of the Voith supplied Liansheng BM 8 board machine during the first year at Fujian Liansheng Paper Industry ...

ANDRITZ successfully starts up second tissue paper…

Following start-up of TM1 in January of this year, international technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the second tissue paper machine ...

Stora Enso to close its packaging unit in Chennai,…

Stora Enso plans to permanently shut down the Group’s corrugated packaging converting unit in Chennai, India, due to unprofitability and a major decre...

Asia Pulp and Paper Group (APP) and A.Celli Group:…

At the start of the year, an important order to A.Celli Paper by Asian Group APP, one of the major global paper and cellulose producers, was finalized...

Oceania News

SCA floats its joint venture in Australia

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

SCA to float its joint venture in Australia

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

Downward trend in Australian wood chip exports was…

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

Pulp turned into power

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

Financial News

RockTenn Shareholders and MWV Stockholders Approve…

Transaction Expected to Close on July 1, 2015 Rock-Tenn Company (RockTenn) (NYSE:RKT) and MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) (NYSE:MWV) have announced th...

Valmet's strategy and financial targets unchanged …

Valmet's strategy and financial targets, which were announced on September 3, 2013 and reconfirmed on July 31, 2014, have been reconfirmed by Valmet's...

Moody's Investors Service upgraded Metsä Board's c…

Metsä Board Corporation Stock Exchange Release 23 June 2015 at 9 am EET Moody's Investors Service has upgraded Metsä Board Corporation's rating by tw...

Wausau Paper Declares Dividend

Wausau Paper’s (NYSE:WPP) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.03 per share on the Company’s common stock. The dividend is p...

Energy News

Emerson announces new energy management informatio…

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

Valmet to deliver a biomass based boiler plant to …

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

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia sign a letter of i…

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

British Paper Manufacturing Sector Wastes Almost £…

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