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Easy as this: Reduce cleaning time by 70% and operating cost by up to 80%!

Easy as this: Reduce cleaning time by 70% and operating cost by up to 80%!

Efficient and cost-effective cleaning Effective cleaning is critical to product integrity, productivity and profitability in all hygienic industries. By choosing the right cleaning equipment, you can reduce water, chemicals and energy costs as well ...

19-10-2017 Hits:45 European News

ÅF acquires leading design and user experience agency inUse

ÅF acquires leading design and user experience agency inUse

With the acquisition, ÅF becomes the largest actor in service design and user experience in Sweden and will have sales of more than SEK 200 million. The acquisition is a part of ÅF’s strategic initiative in digitalization and design. inUse’s client...

17-10-2017 Hits:88 European News

Color Copy’s “Doing a great job” promotion takes you to the moon

Color Copy’s “Doing a great job” promotion takes you to the moon

Mondi launches new promotion with top prize a trip to Kennedy Space Center in Florida Mondi, the international paper and packaging Group, announces the launch of the new Color Copy’s end-user promotion “Doing a great job”, that will take place from ...

17-10-2017 Hits:74 European News

Good demand and stable results

Good demand and stable results

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q3 2017: “We experienced a very strong market in the quarter, resulting in positive sales performance. Net sales were up 3% and volumes were up 1% on last year. Overall, we have had some difficulti...

17-10-2017 Hits:69 financial News

ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-foot steel Yankee successfully at Guizhou Chitianhua, China

ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-foot steel Yankee successfully at Guizhou Chitianhua, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the TM6 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (Taison Group), Guizhou Province, China. The new PrimeLineST tissue machine, with a design speed of 2,0...

17-10-2017 Hits:63 Asian News

Xerium Introduces Maximus Press Felt Technology Portfolio

Xerium Introduces Maximus Press Felt Technology Portfolio

Engineered for Faster Start-up, Wider Operational Window and Extended Life Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently introduced Maximus - a totally new portfolio of pres...

17-10-2017 Hits:71 European News

Toscotec grows also in the Paper & Board sector.

Toscotec grows also in the Paper & Board sector.

Toscotec is pleased to announce an important expansion of the company’s structure of the Paper & Board division, with a new technical and commercial unit based in Orbassano, in the province of Turin, which fully integrates into the existing team. ...

17-10-2017 Hits:93 European News

Smartly dressed in 100 percent Swedish paper

Smartly dressed in 100 percent Swedish paper

A dress completely made of paper from Swedish forests and Nordic Paper. The innovation project ‘Establish locally grown textiles in Sweden’ aims at enabling textile production of raw material from the pulp industry. Wood becomes paper, which is t...

17-10-2017 Hits:88 European News

AFT – Winning with customers via the Lean Stream

AFT – Winning with customers via the Lean Stream

AFT's rotor and cylinder plant in Varkaus, Finland is meeting customer needs like never before since the implementation of the Lean Stream project in 2013. Over the past four years, productivity and profitability have improved, work in progress and t...

17-10-2017 Hits:69 European News

179AX, the new log saw by Fabio Perini S.p.A.

179AX, the new log saw by Fabio Perini S.p.A.

In perfect Industry 4.0 spirit, Fabio Perini S.p.A. presents the new Smart Machine 179AX: a log saw with 4 infeed lanes, unique in its kind, that allows fast & automatic blade replacement in total safety and without the need for operator intervention...

17-10-2017 Hits:59 European News

New Management Team for Körber Tissue

New Management Team for Körber Tissue

Stefan Kirschke will take over as CEO of Körber Tissue, a Business Area of the international technology group Körber. In his new role, he will execute the functions of CEO and CFO as dual responsibility and will lead the Business Area together with O...

16-10-2017 Hits:78 European News

Flexible collaboration between DS Smith and The Works

Flexible collaboration between DS Smith and The Works

DS Smith’s UK e-commerce division has partnered with The Works Stores Ltd to create a corrugated storage solution for its new warehouse facility. A staple on the UK high street, The Works specialises in books, toys, gifts, stationery and arts & craf...

16-10-2017 Hits:59 European News

Toscotec achieves 200 TT SYD Steel Yankee Dryers sold worldwide.

Toscotec achieves 200 TT SYD Steel Yankee Dryers sold worldwide.

Only 18 years after the introduction of the first steel Yankee dryer in the market, Toscotec achieved the unheard-of result of 200 TT SYD (Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer) sold worldwide. Looking back, let us retrace the steps of this incredible journey....

16-10-2017 Hits:64 European News

Fourteen organisations sign ground-breaking agreement with ACE UK to boost paper cup recycling

Fourteen organisations sign ground-breaking agreement with ACE UK to boost paper cup recycling

Organisations from across the paper cup supply chain have signed an agreement with the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE UK) to accelerate UK recycling of PE lined paper cups. The cross-industry collaboration will work towards de...

16-10-2017 Hits:58 European News

Valmet grows its Industrial Internet ecosystem and starts partnership with Kemira

Valmet grows its Industrial Internet ecosystem and starts partnership with Kemira

Valmet has taken a new, important step in building a leading Industrial Internet ecosystem by signing a partnership agreement with Kemira. The purpose of the agreement is to bring added value to pulp and paper customers by combining the know-how of t...

16-10-2017 Hits:77 European News

SKF launches unique modular electromechanical actuator

SKF launches unique modular electromechanical actuator

New CASM 100 electromechnical actuator offers exceptional flexibility for a broad range of applications SKF has launched the versatile CASM 100 electromechanical actuator with a variety of different modules, making it exceptionally adaptable to sati...

16-10-2017 Hits:65 European News

European News

Easy as this: Reduce cleaning time by 70% and oper…

Efficient and cost-effective cleaning Effective cleaning is critical to product integrity, productivity and profitability in all hygienic industries....

ÅF acquires leading design and user experience age…

With the acquisition, ÅF becomes the largest actor in service design and user experience in Sweden and will have sales of more than SEK 200 million. T...

Color Copy’s “Doing a great job” promotion takes y…

Mondi launches new promotion with top prize a trip to Kennedy Space Center in Florida Mondi, the international paper and packaging Group, announces t...

Xerium Introduces Maximus Press Felt Technology Po…

Engineered for Faster Start-up, Wider Operational Window and Extended Life Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: XRM), a leading global provider of indust...

American News

Klabin supports sustainable practices through issue of green bonds abroad

Sustainability is in Klabin's DNA, and to sustain its investments in these practices, the company recently (September 2017) raised funds in the intern...

Verso Corporation Announces Board Chairman Succession Plan

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that Robert M. Amen, chairman of the company's board of directors, has decided not to stand for reele...

Valmet to supply a new Valmet Brown Stock Quality Analyzer for CMPC Celulosa in Chile

Valmet will supply a Valmet Brown Stock Quality Analyzer (Valmet Kappa Q1) for CMPC Celulosa in Santa Fe, Chile for its fiber line 1 producing ECF (El...

PCMC names Dave Wall as Value Stream Leader of flexographic printing

Wall brings in-depth knowledge and years of experience serving customers to his new role Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC)—a division of Barry-...

Oceania News

PMP to supply intelli-jet v® hydraulic headbox to …

In April 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Australian Paper for delivery of an Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox for their pa...

Valmet and Orora's Botany Mill renewed the service…

Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year agreement to continue the supply of maintenance and technology services for board making line 'B9' a...

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...

Asian News

ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-fo…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the TM6 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (Ta...

Södra increases exports to China

Demand for products from the Swedish forest is on the increase in China. In 2017, Södra increased sales of paper pulp by more than 50 percent. At the ...

Pasaban manufactures two new paper sheeters for th…

Mr. Pawan Agarwal, Managing Director of the Naini Group and Chairman of the Indian Pulp and Paper Technical Association (IPPTA) has once again chosen ...

Valmet will supply a new tissue production line to…

Valmet will supply a complete tissue production line, including Focus rewinder and an extensive automation package to Crown Paper Mill (CPM) in Abu Dh...

Financial News

Good demand and stable results

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q3 2017: “We experienced a very strong market in the quarter, resulting in positive sales perform...

Price increase for thermal papers and carbonless p…

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper will be increasing prices for the whole THERMOSCRIPT thermal paper range as well as the GIROFORM carbonless paper range on Janu...

Smithers Pira forecasts nonwovens as fastest growt…

Global fluff pulp consumption in 2017 is 5.8 million air-dried and has value of $4.6 billion according to the latest exclusive research from Smithers ...

'Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. …

Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX:CFX) will hold a joint conference call on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 8:00 AM PDT to d...

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...