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Another Yuen Foong Yu’s PMP Intelli-Tissue® 1600 brought on stream

Another Yuen Foong Yu’s PMP Intelli-Tissue® 1600 brought on stream

In April 2013, after announcing a massive expansion plan which included investing over 260 mln US dollars in Taiwanese and Chinese plants, Yuen Foong Yu corporation has placed an order for four (4) new PMP Intelli-Tissue® 1600 machines. After deliver...

29-07-2014 Hits:0 Asian News

Customer Experience Enhanced as James Cropper Simplifies Paper Division

Customer Experience Enhanced as James Cropper Simplifies Paper Division

James Cropper is merging its two paper divisions, Speciality Paper and Converting, into one business to simplify and optimise customer service. James Cropper is the new, simplified name for the speciality paper and converting business of James Cro...

29-07-2014 Hits:8 European News

Valmet-supplied Propapier PM2 sets once again a containerboard machine world record speed at 1,704 m/min

Valmet-supplied Propapier PM2 sets once again a containerboard machine world record speed at 1,704 m/min

The Valmet-supplied containerboard base paper machine at Propapier PM2 GmbH in Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany, set a 24-hour world speed record of 1,704 m/min on April 24, 2014. During the record run, the 10.85 m-wide PM2 produced corrugating medium at ba...

29-07-2014 Hits:12 European News

Pulp producer Altri Celbi, Portugal, achieves world record once again with ANDRITZ technology

Pulp producer Altri Celbi, Portugal, achieves world  record once again with ANDRITZ technology

Following successful modernization of the pulp drying line by international technology Group ANDRITZ, Altri Celbi increased its production capacity from an average of 2,000 tons per day (air dry metric tons) to a peak value of 2,150 tons per day at t...

28-07-2014 Hits:75 European News

Xerium Investor Update

Xerium Investor Update

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, has issued an investor update. Q2 2014 Financial Results The company plans to file its results for Q2 2014 after the close of trading ...

28-07-2014 Hits:67 financial News

Remembrance Poppy Production Makes a Symbolic Start at James Cropper

Remembrance Poppy Production Makes a Symbolic Start at James Cropper

Preparing for the 2014 Poppy Appeal, while poignantly commemorating the lives lost during World War One, the production of the red paper for 40 million Remembrance Poppies is set in motion by a veteran. Every year 250 kilometres of red paper is pro...

28-07-2014 Hits:88 European News

Cascades announces the end of its Kraft paper operations in East Angus

Cascades announces the end of its Kraft paper operations in East Angus

Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) has announced that it will cease its Kraft paper manufacturing activities in the East Angus (Québec) plant because of unfavourable market conditions and the failure of discussions concerning the plant's transfer and turnaro...

28-07-2014 Hits:79 Canadian News

Clearwater Paper Announces Pricing of $300 Million of Senior Notes

Clearwater Paper Announces Pricing of $300 Million of Senior Notes

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE:CLW) has announced that it priced $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 (the "Notes"). The Notes will have an interest rate of 5.375% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 100...

28-07-2014 Hits:56 financial News

CINTE 2014: ANDRITZ to present full range of technologies for nonwovens and technical textiles

CINTE 2014: ANDRITZ to present full range of technologies for nonwovens and technical textiles

ANDRITZ (Wuxi) Nonwoven, China, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, will present its state-of-the-art technologies and services for nonwovens and technical textiles at CINTE Techtextil 2014 in Shanghai from September 24 to 26, at hall E07...

27-07-2014 Hits:87 European News

Cheng Loong invests in new tissue line from Voith

Cheng Loong invests in new tissue line from Voith

Voith and Cheng Loong Corp. signed the tissue machine contract for Cheng Loong TM 16 on July 18, 2014 in Taipei, Taiwan. This order continues the successful partnership between the companies Cheng Loong and Voith. The TM 16 will be installed in Chup...

27-07-2014 Hits:89 Asian News

American News

Cascades announces the end of its Kraft paper operations in East Angus

Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) has announced that it will cease its Kraft paper manufacturing activities in the East Angus (Québec) plant because of unfav...

Pöyry awarded EPCM services assignment by Millar Western for bioenergy project at Whitecourt pulp mill in Alberta, Canada

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd. has awarded Pöyry with the assignment for EPCM (Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management) services for...

Domtar receives 11 PPSA accolades: Safety in our business DNA

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) is honored to have had 11 facilities recognized for safety performance excellence at the Pulp and Paper Safe...

Catalyst Paper appoints Pierre A. Raymond to its board of directors

Catalyst Paper Corporation have announced the appointment of Pierre A. Raymond as an independent director of the company, effective immediately. Lesl...

European News

Customer Experience Enhanced as James Cropper Simp…

James Cropper is merging its two paper divisions, Speciality Paper and Converting, into one business to simplify and optimise customer service. Jam...

Valmet-supplied Propapier PM2 sets once again a co…

The Valmet-supplied containerboard base paper machine at Propapier PM2 GmbH in Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany, set a 24-hour world speed record of 1,704 m/...

Pulp producer Altri Celbi, Portugal, achieves worl…

Following successful modernization of the pulp drying line by international technology Group ANDRITZ, Altri Celbi increased its production capacity fr...

Remembrance Poppy Production Makes a Symbolic Star…

Preparing for the 2014 Poppy Appeal, while poignantly commemorating the lives lost during World War One, the production of the red paper for 40 millio...

Asian News

Another Yuen Foong Yu’s PMP Intelli-Tissue® 1600 b…

In April 2013, after announcing a massive expansion plan which included investing over 260 mln US dollars in Taiwanese and Chinese plants, Yuen Foong ...

Cheng Loong invests in new tissue line from Voith

Voith and Cheng Loong Corp. signed the tissue machine contract for Cheng Loong TM 16 on July 18, 2014 in Taipei, Taiwan. This order continues the succ...

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue machine with…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the tissue machine PrimeLineTM W8 with steel Yankee supplied to Shandong...

SCA and Vinda to integrate hygiene business in Chi…

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and the majority shareholder in China’s third-largest tissue company, Vinda International H...

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...

Energy News

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...

Future Valmet to sharpen its focus on biomass base…

Metso's Pulp, Paper and Power business, the future Valmet, offers biomass, waste and coal based heat and power generation solutions in its energy busi...

Metso enters global service partnership with Turbi…

Metso and Turbine Services Ltd. (TSL) have entered into a supply agreement according to which the Metso DNA Turbine Automation system can be used on a...

Biofore concept car to premiere at the Geneva Inte…

The Biofore concept car, a joint production by UPM and Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, is to premiere at the 84th Geneva Internati...

Financial News

Xerium Investor Update

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, has issued an investor update. Q2 2...

Clearwater Paper Announces Pricing of $300 Million…

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE:CLW) has announced that it priced $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 (the "Notes"). T...

BillerudKorsnäs AB reports stable second-quarter r…

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q2 2014: “We deliver a strong and stable result for the second quarter. Our adjusted operating pr...

Metso signs EUR 500 million revolving credit facil…

Metso Corporation has signed a new EUR 500 million multi-currency revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 10 relationship banks. The new facilit...