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Lucart progresses with an investment on its PM4 at Porcari facility

Lucart progresses with an investment on its PM4 at Porcari facility

The Italian tissue producer Lucart has successfully started-up its PM4 tissue machine in Porcari (Lucca) after the rebuild committed to Toscotec S.p.A.. The upgrade includes a modification of the forming section and the complete replacement of the...

11-02-2016 Hits:17 European News

Boosting the Circular Economy: European project to promote separate paper collection launched

Boosting the Circular Economy: European project to promote separate paper collection launched

IMPACTPapeRec is a European project to further increase the separate collection of paper for recycling and promote appropriate schemes to avoid landfilling and incineration. A best practice handbook will be developed to support the different EU re...

10-02-2016 Hits:48 European News

Billerudkorsnäs Quarterly financials hampered by production problems

Billerudkorsnäs Quarterly financials hampered by production problems

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q4 2015: “In spite of a strong full-year performance, the isolated result for the fourth quarter is a disappointment. We have had a tough quarter with lost volumes and extra costs, but several of o...

10-02-2016 Hits:49 financial News

Valmet supplied folding boxboard production line for Metsä Board Husum mill started up in Sweden

Valmet supplied folding boxboard production line for Metsä Board Husum mill started up in Sweden

Valmet supplied coated board production line for Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started up at the company's Husum mill in Sweden. The new machine produces high-quality folding boxboard with an annual capacity of 400,000 tons with a basis weigh...

08-02-2016 Hits:74 European News

Fibria ends 2015 with new records for net revenue, ebitda and cash generation

Fibria ends 2015 with new records for net revenue, ebitda and cash generation

Fibria, a Brazilian forestry company and the world’s leading eucalyptus pulp producer, reported net revenue of R$10.1 billion in 2015, which advanced 42% on 2014 to set a new record for a 12-month period. In the fourth quarter of 2015, net revenue ca...

08-02-2016 Hits:64 financial News

Mohawk is Named Official Converter and Distributor of Domtar Cougar®, Lynx® Opaque Ultra and EarthChoice® Colors Envelope Lines

Mohawk is Named Official Converter and Distributor of Domtar Cougar®, Lynx® Opaque Ultra and EarthChoice® Colors Envelope Lines

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, has expanded the company’s envelope offerings and is now an official converter and distributor of Dom...

08-02-2016 Hits:62 North American News

Klabin posts 18th consecutive quarter of improved results

Klabin posts 18th consecutive quarter of improved results

Klabin, Brazil’s largest packaging paper producer and exporter, and leading manufacturer of corrugated board packaging and industrial sacks, posted adjusted EBITDA (earnings before, interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) of R$2.0 billion in ...

08-02-2016 Hits:61 financial News

A.Celli Paper and Indevco Group: all good things come in threes!

A.Celli Paper and Indevco Group: all good things come in threes!

The professionalism of A.Celli Paper’s Customer Service department has allowed the two rewinders at Interstate Paper Industries in Egypt (Indevco Group) to attain high performance levels. The relationship between A.Celli Paper and the Paper Making D...

08-02-2016 Hits:61 European News

Trade of logs in Baltic Sea region fell 10% in 2015 because of substantially lower demand for softwood pulplogs in Finland and Sweden

Trade of logs in Baltic Sea region fell 10% in 2015 because of substantially lower demand for softwood pulplogs in Finland and Sweden

After reaching a record high in 2014, log trade in the Baltic Sea fell by 10% in 2015. Most of the decline was that of softwood pulplogs, while trade of sawlogs actually increased to reach its highest level since 2007, according to the Wood Resource ...

08-02-2016 Hits:34 financial News

Metso involved in over 100 shutdowns and turnarounds around the world

Metso involved in over 100 shutdowns and turnarounds around the world

The demand for Metso's in-depth shutdown knowledge and professional services has steadily grown over the past few years. In 2015, Metso was involved in over 100 shutdowns and turnarounds around the world at refineries, petrochemical, natural gas and ...

08-02-2016 Hits:44 European News

Pöyry awarded detailed engineering assignment for Kruger's paper machine rebuild project in Quebec

Pöyry awarded detailed engineering assignment for Kruger's paper machine rebuild project in Quebec

Kruger Trois-Rivières L.P. has awarded Pöyry (Montreal) Inc. detailed engineering services assignment for the rebuild of the Trois-Rivières No. 10 newsprint machine into a state-of-the-art lightweight and high-strength recycled linerboard production ...

05-02-2016 Hits:91 Canadian News

Valmet to supply fourth tissue production line to Fine Hygienic

Valmet to supply fourth tissue production line to Fine Hygienic

Valmet has been awarded a repeat order of an Advantage DCT 200TS tissue production line to Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH), one of Nuqul Group's companies. The new line, including a complete delivery package from stock preparation equipment to rewinder, ...

05-02-2016 Hits:84 European News

Metsä Board’s new folding boxboard production line has started up in Husum

Metsä Board’s new folding boxboard production line has started up in Husum

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started up a new folding boxboard production line at its Husum mill in Sweden. The company is aiming the 400,000 t/a volume of the production line at the Americas, as well as at food service end-uses such as cups...

04-02-2016 Hits:176 European News

Winfried Schaur appointed Executive Vice President, UPM Paper ENA

Winfried Schaur appointed Executive Vice President, UPM Paper ENA

Winfried Schaur has been appointed Executive Vice President responsible for UPM Paper ENA (Europe and North America) and member of the Group Executive Team as of 8 February 2016. Winfried Schaur is currently Senior Vice President responsible for New...

04-02-2016 Hits:85 European News

European News

Lucart progresses with an investment on its PM4 at…

The Italian tissue producer Lucart has successfully started-up its PM4 tissue machine in Porcari (Lucca) after the rebuild committed to Toscotec S.p...

Boosting the Circular Economy: European project to…

IMPACTPapeRec is a European project to further increase the separate collection of paper for recycling and promote appropriate schemes to avoid land...

Valmet supplied folding boxboard production line f…

Valmet supplied coated board production line for Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started up at the company's Husum mill in Sweden. The new machi...

A.Celli Paper and Indevco Group: all good things c…

The professionalism of A.Celli Paper’s Customer Service department has allowed the two rewinders at Interstate Paper Industries in Egypt (Indevco Grou...

American News

Mohawk is Named Official Converter and Distributor of Domtar Cougar®, Lynx® Opaque Ultra and EarthChoice® Colors Envelope Lines

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, h...

Pöyry awarded detailed engineering assignment for Kruger's paper machine rebuild project in Quebec

Kruger Trois-Rivières L.P. has awarded Pöyry (Montreal) Inc. detailed engineering services assignment for the rebuild of the Trois-Rivières No. 10 new...

Verso Unveils New Sterling® Premium Promotion: Sterling® Premium. Paper, Elevated

Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZQ) have just announced a new printed promotion for its premium coated paper, Sterling® Premium, titled Sterling® Premi...

Improved tail threading process at the Sappi Somerset mill (PM2) in Skowhegan, Maine

EV Group Oy (EVG) contributed to an improved tail threading process at the Sappi Somerset mill’s paper machine 2 (PM2) in Skowhegan, Maine. Bottleneck...

Oceania News

Australia Pulp Expansion Now Possible: Pulp & …

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

Paper Consumption in Australia to Rise

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

Valmet and Australian Paper sign a multi-year main…

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

Research and Markets: Australian and New Zealand P…

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

Asian News

PMP to supply (2) Intelli-Tissue® 1200 EcoEc tissu…

On 22nd January 2016, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) – a global provider of tissue, paper & board technology, signed a contract with Heibei Jinboshi G...

2nd PMP Intelli-Tissue® EcoEc tissue machine smoth…

Exactly a year ago (January 2015), Hebei Xuesong Paper Co., Ltd signed a contract with PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) for the delivery of 2nd  Intelli...

ANDRITZ to supply two tissue machines with 20 feet…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Guizhou Chitianhua to supply two tissue machines (TM5, TM6) with steel Yankees for a...

PMP (7) Tissue Machines in YFY’s fleet up & ru…

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has been supporting one of the leading Asian papermakers – Yuen Foong Yu Corporation for the last 20 years, executing p...

Financial News

Billerudkorsnäs Quarterly financials hampered by p…

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q4 2015: “In spite of a strong full-year performance, the isolated result for the fourth quarter ...

Fibria ends 2015 with new records for net revenue,…

Fibria, a Brazilian forestry company and the world’s leading eucalyptus pulp producer, reported net revenue of R$10.1 billion in 2015, which advanced ...

Klabin posts 18th consecutive quarter of improved …

Klabin, Brazil’s largest packaging paper producer and exporter, and leading manufacturer of corrugated board packaging and industrial sacks, posted ad...

Trade of logs in Baltic Sea region fell 10% in 201…

After reaching a record high in 2014, log trade in the Baltic Sea fell by 10% in 2015. Most of the decline was that of softwood pulplogs, while trade ...

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...