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Friday, 24 February 2017 05:02

Record year sees Futura build market share

Futura has had a record 12 months, increasing its market share for high-end tissue converting solutions worldwide. Futura’s breakthrough Andromeda technology was delivered to Europe and the United States while additional lines were started up for key clients in Europe,…
Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 05:06
Prestigious Accreditation Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality Lifelong Learning The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded accreditation status to Endress+Hauser. IACET Accredited Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The accreditation…
While nanocellulose was discovered already in the late 1970s, it was only in the last ten years that a rise of patent applications related to nanocellulose occurred. As promising as the nanocellulose materials do sound, we are still waiting to…
Last modified on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 13:13
Valmet has expanded its roll maintenance operations with the latest technology equipment for rubber and composite roll covers in Karlstad, Sweden. This investment particularly strengthens Valmet's service capabilities close to its customers in Scandinavia, while also supporting Valmet's roll service…
Advanced biofuels and biomaterials have been high on industrial companies’ agendas for several years. Investments in R&D, pilot projects and development initiatives have also generated some commercial scale production, but a lot of potential is still untapped. Nicholas Oksanen, President…
Last modified on Thursday, 16 February 2017 12:58
Stora Enso will start co-determination negotiations with employees at its Kvarnsveden Mill in Sweden regarding a plan to reorganise the mill, including a permanent closure of paper machine (PM) 8. The planned actions would affect a maximum of 140 employees.…
2017 sees the final stage of EU MEPS, taking IE3 down to 0.75 kW motors. But it looks like this stage is far from being the last leg of the European Commission’s drive to cut energy. Further energy efficiency measures…
Last modified on Tuesday, 14 February 2017 07:28
Inapa, the only company listed in the paper merchant sector in Europe, concluded the acquisition of the French operation of Papyrus, announced in September of this year, and divested of its operation in Switzerland. Market trends in the paper distribution…
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 07:15

A.Celli Safety Upgrade: safety first!

The best choice to manage the adaptation and compliance of industrial machinery or plants. The A.Celli Group has always retained technological developments and the safety aspects of machines to be its key growth factors. The Group’s approach to occupational safety…
The L&W S-Tester is based on a new, quick test method for determining the quality of fluting medium in corrugated packaging material. It expands ABB’s laboratory quality measurement offering to help paper producers improve quality and reduce costs. The S-test…
The Valmet Chip 'n' Bark Moisture Analyzer (Valmet CBA) offers pulp mills a new tool to advance productivity and efficiency. Continuously measuring wood chip moisture provides the means to accurately control cooking liquor to chip mass ratio for improved digester…
International technology Group ANDRITZ was awarded an order from Consorzio Cartiere in Tivoli, Italy, to upgrade the board machine and related stock preparation line at the mill in Tivoli. After start-up, which is scheduled for the beginning of 2018, the…
International technology Group ANDRITZ has been selected to upgrade the brown stock washing process in the fiberline at the Altri Group’s Celbi mill in Portugal. Start-up is scheduled for autumn 2017. The new DD-Washer and other fiberline equipment supplied by…
Sappi Limited has just announced a range of projects in Europe and the United States to support its growth strategy and 2020Vision and in particular to be the lowest cost producer and best service provider in graphic papers and to…
Enterprises of the Belarusian timber, woodworking, pulp and paper industry concern Bellesbumprom will invest more than Br650,000 in the development of new technologies in 2017, Bellesbumprom Concern Chairman Yuri Nazarov said during the Bellesbumprom Concern Council meeting on 1 February,…
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