Further optimizes global footprint with “in China, for the world”strategy Continues to deliver world-class products and advanced solutions to meet the demands of Asia and globe ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, held an opening ceremony on the…
Domtar Corporation has announced the on-schedule start up of its new fluff pulp machine in Plymouth, North Carolina. The mill will have an annual production capacity of approximately 444,000 metric tons. "This is another successful step in our strategic roadmap…
Increasing demand has lead speciality chemicals expert Clariant to add polyetheramines to its range of industrial and consumer speciality products. A new reactor in the company’s nitril-amine plant in Gendorf, Germany, has just started production to facilitate the portfolio extension.…
BC Hydro is pleased to announce that it is now purchasing clean electricity from the Zellstoff Celgar's Green Energy Project as a result of a series of upgrades that allow the pulp mill to direct more steam to energy production.…
The demand for polymer coated cutsize wrapping material is growing at a fast pace in China and the Asia-Pacific area, because of the rapidly growing demand for office paper. To meet the increasing demand Walki Group has started an ambitious…
Wetend Technologies has reached the milestone of 300 TrumpJet mixing stations and over 1000 TrumpJet mixers supplied with the new fresh deliveries. USA Funding support from US Department of Energy (DOE) for TrumpJet Flash Mixing Technology for paper mills in…
With the goal to support the harmonization of guidelines for public procurement of wood-based products within the EU, Finland has launched its public procurement policy for wood-based products earlier this year. The policy, which is now available in English, specifies…
Sonoco will increase prices for all uncoated recycled paperboard grades in the United States and Canada by $30 per ton effective with shipments on Nov. 29, 2010. In addition, the Company announced that it will increase prices on all paperboard…
ABTCP, the Brazilian Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry, has chosen Metso to be the best company of the Automation category in 2010. The award was granted to Metso on October 5, 2010 at the ABTCP congress and…
Much to their amazement, U.S. pulp manufacturers are discovering that the Son of Black Liquor tax loophole is starting to pay off or will soon do so. International Paper reversed its previous statements on the subject a few days ago,…
New Site Provides Fresh, Updated Appearance That Promotes and Supports Sonoco's Brand Sonoco has announced the launch of the first phase of a new corporate Web site that provides visitors with a fresh new look, more functionality and improved navigational…
UPM's Chudovo Plywood Mill celebrates its 20th anniversary on Wednesday, 3 November 2010. The mill has been the pioneer of the modern plywood industry in Russia and continues to set benchmark for the local plywood industry. The Chudovo mill manufactures…
Verso Paper Corp. has announced that Michael A. Jackson, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Robert P. Mundy, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be providing a company overview to investors at the Barclays Capital Global Fixed Income…
Today, Vice-president Antonio Tajani, European Commissioner for Industry and Enterprise, presented a Communication on a renewed industrial policy - "An industrial policy in the globalisation era: putting competitiveness and sustainability at centre stage". Together with the other EU2020 initiatives, this…
CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q3 2010:   "We are very pleased with the results for the third quarter as well as the underlying earnings for all our business areas. The strong development for Billerud's main area,…