Pulp-Paperworld.com / N.American News
Monday, 26 September 2016 09:30

Groundbreaking of the new plant in Circleville

Sofidel breaks ground for its new integrated plant in Circleville (OH), in the US. The plant enters its first building phase with a ceremony that draws dozens of elected officials. They include, among others, Ohio Lt. Governor Mary Taylor, Congressman…
Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, celebrates the fifth anniversary of Mohawk MakeReady, an online community for digital print service providers at Graph Expo 2016, September 25-28 in…
Domtar Corporation have just announced a plan to optimize fluff pulp manufacturing at its Plymouth mill. The streamlining measures will strengthen the mill's position in the global fluff pulp markets. The restructuring, which is expected to be completed by mid-2017,…
Twin Rivers Paper Company is pleased to announce the company has achieved PEFC™ (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification™) Chain of Custody certification. “The addition of PEFC certification is important both domestically and for its international reach. The standard…
Boiler monitoring technology replaces maintenance guess-work with data-driven accuracy. Integrated Test & Measurement (ITM), a leading provider of structural test and measurement engineering software and services, introduces its Clinker Detection System. Clinkers, some of which reach the size of a…
Earlier this month, The Conservation Fund (CF) announced its partnership with global technology giant Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in the acquisition of 36,000 acres of timberland in the Eastern US. Managed through CF subsidiary The Working Forest Fund (WFF), the…
Albany International Corp. (NYSE:AIN) have just announced that A. William Higgins has been elected to its Board of Directors. Mr. Higgins, age 57, currently serves as a director of Kaman Corporation, a diversified aerospace and industrial distribution company, and Bristow…
Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, is pleased to announce the following organizational changes and promotions. Ted O’Connor has been named Senior Vice President and General Manager, Mohawk…
Promotion Features Liberty® Line's Aesthetics, Breadth and Flexibility for Commercial Printing Applications Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading producer of coated papers, has just introduced Life, Liberty® and the Pursuit of Great Paper, a new promotion for its Liberty® coated…
American specialty paper manufacturer Little Rapids Corporation has signed a contract with Voith Brazil to purchase a new tissue paper machine. This new machine will replace the existing PM3, located in Shawano, Wisconsin (USA). Besides significant improvement of paper quality,…
The U.S. Department of Justice has concluded its Hart-Scott-Rodino review of International Paper's (NYSE: IP) announced acquisition of Weyerhaeuser's pulp business without taking any action. Regulatory reviews in other non-U.S. jurisdictions are ongoing. Completion of the transaction is expected to…
Double E Company LLC, 319 Manley Street, West Bridgewater, MA recently purchased Appleton Mfg. Division. Headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Appleton Mfg. Division joins Epoch Rollers and Double E Europe (STCMi), under the Incline Equity Partners owned, Double E Company LLC…
KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) ("KapStone") has just announced that the Board of Directors elected Paula H.J. Cholmondeley as a director of the company, effective August 11, 2016. Ms. Cholmondeley joins the Board of Directors as a Class…
Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading producer of flexible packaging, technical, and label and converting papers, have just released Metallized Paper – When Performance and Sustainability Meet, Products Shine, the sixth installment in its popular PAPER@WORK™ series. This brief discusses…
Integrated electrical and automation systems, equipment and services for St. Croix Tissue; single operations environment provides highest level of efficiency, reliability and product quality ABB recently commissioned the electrical and automation systems and equipment for the two new tissue production…