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Where have all the flowers gone? 18,000 art lovers walk into a room of poppy paper.

Where have all the flowers gone? 18,000 art lovers walk into a room of poppy paper.

The launch exhibition for Manchester’s newly re-opened and revamped Whitworth art gallery caused a stampede of visitors, but few were to know that James Cropper’s paper lies at the heart of Cornelia Parker’s stunning War Room installation. Thousan...

27-02-2015 Hits:70 European News

Buckman Features Range of Innovative Tissuemaking Products at Tissue World Barcelona

Buckman Features Range of Innovative Tissuemaking Products at Tissue World Barcelona

Buckman, a global specialty chemical company with expertise in creping, is showcasing its portfolio of innovative tissue and toweling products at Tissue World in Barcelona, Spain, March 17-19 . Buckman offers tissue manufacturers worldwide an unmatch...

25-02-2015 Hits:82 Exhibitions

New Voith rotor for pulping recovered paper impresses industry

New Voith rotor for pulping recovered paper impresses industry

Voith has developed a new rotor, the IntensaRotor R, for pulpers used to process recovered paper. It has been operating successfully for months with industrial customers and has proven that its energy consumption is as much as 20 percent below the us...

25-02-2015 Hits:83 Featured Products

Extended high-speed inkjet paper portfolio presented

Extended high-speed inkjet paper portfolio presented

Mondi is offering a sneak preview of new high-speed inkjet products at Hunkeler Innovation Days 2015 at Hall1, Info 14 Mondi, the international packaging and paper Group, is attending the Hunkeler Innovation Days in Lucerne from 23 – 26 February 201...

25-02-2015 Hits:86 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up eleventh tissue machine for Hengan Group, China

ANDRITZ successfully starts up eleventh tissue machine for Hengan Group, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PM18 tissue machine for the Hengan Group, which is one of the leading Chinese manufacturers of hygiene and sanitary products. ANDRITZ has already started up its eleventh tissue...

25-02-2015 Hits:103 Asian News

PROMETHEUS GROUP AND SMEC PARTNERSHIP SET TO REVOLUTIONISE ASSET MANAGEMENT IN THE ASIA PACIFIC

PROMETHEUS GROUP AND SMEC PARTNERSHIP SET TO REVOLUTIONISE ASSET MANAGEMENT IN THE ASIA PACIFIC

Prometheus Group and SMEC are excited to announce their global partnership which combines Prometheus Group’s leading edge enterprise asset management software with SMEC’s best-in-class asset management consulting group. The partnership initially will...

24-02-2015 Hits:80 Asian News

ANDRITZ to upgrade pulp drying line for Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden: capacity increase of up to 40%

ANDRITZ to upgrade pulp drying line for Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden: capacity increase of up to 40%

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Iggesund Paperboard to upgrade the TM4 pulp drying line at its Iggesund mill, Sweden, thus increasing the line’s capacity from currently 230-260 tons to 325 tons per day. Start-up is s...

23-02-2015 Hits:157 European News

ECOFIBRAS STARTED UP TM#5 IN ARANGUREN, SPAIN, AFTER MAJOR REBUILDING

ECOFIBRAS STARTED UP TM#5 IN ARANGUREN, SPAIN, AFTER MAJOR REBUILDING

The Spanish Company ECOFIBRAS ARANGUREN SL, tissue manufacturing facility of the CEL group, has successfully completed and started up in cooperation with Toscotec the major rebuild of the tissue machine TM#5 in Aranguren – Zalla Bizkaia – after a maj...

20-02-2015 Hits:151 European News

SolarFlow roll cover from Voith achieves top lifetime

SolarFlow roll cover from Voith achieves top lifetime

A suction roll with a SolarFlow polyurethane cover from Voith has had its first maintenance after almost four years. The manufacturer of fine paper that owns the roll has called the running time of exactly 1,438 days between two grinding intervals a ...

20-02-2015 Hits:112 Featured Products

Stora Enso completes the divestment of its Uetersen Mill

Stora Enso completes the divestment of its Uetersen Mill

Stora Enso has completed the divestment announced on 13 December 2014 of its Uetersen specialty and coated fine paper mill in Germany to a company mainly owned by the private equity fund Perusa Partners Fund 2. “We have now successfully completed th...

18-02-2015 Hits:194 European News

American News

Valmet to supply equipment for fluff conversion project at Domtar's Ashdown pulp and paper mill

Valmet has been selected by Domtar to supply the equipment and technical services to convert a paper machine from uncoated freesheet to fluff pulp at ...

UPM and the Technical University of Uruguay sign agreement on new regional university in Fray Bentos

UPM and the Technological University of Uruguay (UTEC) have signed an agreement to build a new Regional Technological University (ITR) in Fray Bentos ...

Lenord & Bauer Extreme Environment Encoders & Speed Sensors Now Widely Available in the U.S.

Sensor Products Inc., a developer and distributor of cutting edge pressure and force sensors announces a key enhancement of their product line with th...

Nalco Named Most Preferred Paper Industry Supplier for Fifth Consecutive Year

Nalco, an Ecolab company, has been selected as the most preferred paper industry supplier by readers of Pulp & Paper International (PPI) magazine for ...

European News

Where have all the flowers gone? 18,000 art lovers…

The launch exhibition for Manchester’s newly re-opened and revamped Whitworth art gallery caused a stampede of visitors, but few were to know that Jam...

Extended high-speed inkjet paper portfolio present…

Mondi is offering a sneak preview of new high-speed inkjet products at Hunkeler Innovation Days 2015 at Hall1, Info 14 Mondi, the international packa...

ANDRITZ to upgrade pulp drying line for Iggesund P…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Iggesund Paperboard to upgrade the TM4 pulp drying line at its Iggesund mill, Sweden...

ECOFIBRAS STARTED UP TM#5 IN ARANGUREN, SPAIN, AFT…

The Spanish Company ECOFIBRAS ARANGUREN SL, tissue manufacturing facility of the CEL group, has successfully completed and started up in cooperation w...

Asian News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up eleventh tissue mac…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PM18 tissue machine for the Hengan Group, which is one of the leading Chinese m...

PROMETHEUS GROUP AND SMEC PARTNERSHIP SET TO REVOL…

Prometheus Group and SMEC are excited to announce their global partnership which combines Prometheus Group’s leading edge enterprise asset management ...

TOSCOTEC TO SUPPLY THREE NEW AHEAD-1.5M ES TISSUE …

Vinda Group, producer and branded provider of household paper and personal care & hygiene products in China, has placed an order with the Italian manu...

PMP Group to supply an Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic he…

In January 2015, PMP Group – a global provider of tissue, paper and board  technology, signed a contract with Dongguan Shunyu Paper, China, for the de...

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

Stable fourth quarter ends a strong 2014 for Bille…

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q4 2014: “We end the year with another stable quarter. The operating profit level of SEK 460 mill...

Kemira Oyj: Proposals of the Nomination Board to t…

The Nomination Board proposes to the Annual General Meeting of Kemira Oyj that six members be elected to the Board of Directors and that the present m...

Publishing of Valmet Corporation's Financial State…

Valmet Corporation's Financial Statements Review for 2014 will be published on Friday, February 6, 2015 at approximately 12:00 noon Finnish time (EET)...

Metso to publish its Financial Statements Review f…

Metso Corporation's Financial Statements Review 2014 will be published on Thursday, February 5, 2014 at about 12:00 EET (5:00 EST, 10:00 GMT, 11:00 CE...

Energy News

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...

ANDRITZ to supply new waste-to-energy power plant …

International technology Group ANDRITZ has been selected by the local utility company Riikinvoima Oy to supply a waste-to-energy power plant to Leppäv...

Cellulose electronics a key factor in new energy s…

Cheap energy storage is leading to smarter energy usage and making it simpler to produce renewable energy. The MODULIT project will develop a new ty...