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Unplanned shutdown of the Vallvik Mill has a negative impact on production during the second quarter

Unplanned shutdown of the Vallvik Mill has a negative impact on production during the second quarter

Production in the Vallvik Mill has been affected by an unplanned shutdown due to leakage within the recovery boiler. The problem is now resolved and production is back to normal. The shutdown represents an estimated production loss of about 4,500 to...

26-04-2017 Hits:60 European News

Valmet introduces new and improved customer training offering - Valmet Learning Services

Valmet introduces new and improved customer training offering - Valmet Learning Services

Valmet launches a renewed customer training offering for its customers - Valmet Learning Services - to help improve the reliability and performance of its customers' processes. The new offering is complementing the company's new services approach - S...

26-04-2017 Hits:66 European News

AFT (Aikawa Fiber Technologies) receives Approach Systems order for new BillerudKorsnäs board machine in Gruvön, Sweden

AFT (Aikawa Fiber Technologies) receives Approach Systems order for new BillerudKorsnäs board machine in Gruvön, Sweden

BillerudKorsnäs has selected AFT (Aikawa Fiber Technologies) to supply a compact POM System for all three layers of their new 550,000 tonnes per year board machine at the Gruvön mill in Sweden. According to Timo Koivisto , Vice President, Process ...

25-04-2017 Hits:64 European News

Valmet opened new regional office in Mexico City

Valmet opened new regional office in Mexico City

Valmet has opened its new regional office in Mexico City to serve its customers. The opening ceremony of the office was held in February 2017. The inauguration event was held at the Residence of the Ambassador of Finland in Mexico "Valmet has had bu...

19-04-2017 Hits:263 South American News

James Cropper sponsors London Craft Week

James Cropper sponsors London Craft Week

James Cropper is the official paper sponsor for London Craft Week 2017, an annual event that showcases the very best British and international creativity and craftsmanship.  The prestige paper innovator, based in the Lake District, has supplied Lond...

19-04-2017 Hits:122 European News

PCMC’s XF800 wrapper offers a simpler operating system and increased flexibility for Sun Paper

PCMC’s XF800 wrapper offers a simpler operating system and increased flexibility for Sun Paper

The state-of-the-art wrapper meets the ever-changing needs of the tissue industry Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), part of the Barry-Wehmiller family, has announced the sale of a new XF800 wrapper to Sun Paper in Duncan, South Carolina. The...

19-04-2017 Hits:118 North American News

European News

Unplanned shutdown of the Vallvik Mill has a negat…

Production in the Vallvik Mill has been affected by an unplanned shutdown due to leakage within the recovery boiler. The problem is now resolved and p...

Valmet introduces new and improved customer traini…

Valmet launches a renewed customer training offering for its customers - Valmet Learning Services - to help improve the reliability and performance of...

AFT (Aikawa Fiber Technologies) receives Approach …

BillerudKorsnäs has selected AFT (Aikawa Fiber Technologies) to supply a compact POM System for all three layers of their new 550,000 tonnes per yea...

James Cropper sponsors London Craft Week

James Cropper is the official paper sponsor for London Craft Week 2017, an annual event that showcases the very best British and international creativ...

American News

Valmet opened new regional office in Mexico City

Valmet has opened its new regional office in Mexico City to serve its customers. The opening ceremony of the office was held in February 2017. The ina...

PCMC’s XF800 wrapper offers a simpler operating system and increased flexibility for Sun Paper

The state-of-the-art wrapper meets the ever-changing needs of the tissue industry Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), part of the Barry-Wehmille...

How RocktTenn (WestRock) Doubled their Speed, OEE and Reliability

All manufacturing leaders know what’s expected of them. They face financial statements, customers, stakeholders, etc. on an ongoing basis. There’s no ...

Verso Showcases Brighter, Whiter Sterling® Premium in New Printed Promotion: "Sterling® Premium. ELEVATED."

Promotion Features Innovative U.S. Manufacturer Oru Kayak® Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) continues to celebrate innovative U.S. manufacturers that sh...

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

ANDRITZ to upgrade wet lap plant for Thai Paper

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order to upgrade the wet lap plant of Thai Paper Co., Ltd. at its Wangsala pulp mill in Kanchan...

Valmet to supply process automation and quality co…

Valmet will supply Valmet DNA automation systems and Valmet IQ quality control systems to Jiangxi Taison Paper's four new tissue machines, TM7, TM8, T...

Yokogawa delivers next-generation plant network so…

–First plant-wide implementation of software-defined networking (SDN) technology in Japan– Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that its subsidiar...

Toscotec has received in total 8 (eight) Tissue Ma…

Toscotec has received in total 8 (eight) Tissue Machine order from APP. Two of the Tissue Machines are scheduled to come on stream in Q4 2017 and Q1 2...

Financial News

BillerudKorsnäs first quarter impacted by spillove…

BillerudKorsnäs first quarter results are negatively impacted by quality costs emanating from production during the second half of 2016 and start-up c...

Valmet's investor website awarded the best in Finl…

Valmet's investor website won the 'Best investor website' contest, arranged by the Finnish Foundation for Share Promotion and the Finnish Society of F...

Price increase for speciality papers

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper, the Bielefeld based manufacturer of coated speciality papers, is increasing its prices for deliveries from 1st June 2017, by 6...

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Eur…

Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increase for its polymer product line across all E...

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...