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Domtar welcomes innovation investment by Schlumberger in CelluForce

Domtar welcomes innovation investment by Schlumberger in CelluForce

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) has announced an investment by Schlumberger in CelluForce, a joint venture between Domtar and FPInnovations that manufactures wood-derived nanocrystalline cellulose (NCCTM). The investment is a collaboration ...

26-03-2015 Hits:61 Canadian News

Sappi guarantees the continuity of its Magno satin product availability

Sappi guarantees the continuity of its Magno satin product availability

Sappi Europe confirms that it is no longer supplying paper sold under the Galaxi Keramik* brand. However this paper continues to be available on the market under its mill brand name MagnoTM satin through our new Magno merchant partners, Igepa in Germ...

25-03-2015 Hits:59 European News

Ahlstrom announces price increases for masking tape base papers

Ahlstrom announces price increases for masking tape base papers

Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, announces price increases on its masking tape materials produced by the Food and Medical business area. The price increases will be made to compensate for the continued high costs of ...

25-03-2015 Hits:49 European News

Stefan Doboczky succeeds Peter Untersperger as CEO of Lenzing AG

Stefan Doboczky succeeds Peter Untersperger as CEO of Lenzing AG

The Supervisory Board of Lenzing AG appointed Stefan Doboczky as the new Chairman of the Management Board (CEO) of Lenzing AG. Mr. Doboczky will assume his new function on June 1st 2015. He takes over from Peter Untersperger, who will step down from ...

25-03-2015 Hits:44 European News

emtec Electronic at Asian Paper 2015 in Jakarta

emtec Electronic at Asian Paper 2015 in Jakarta

High Paper Quality by Application of Quality Equipment This year the “Asian Paper 2015” will take place in Jakarta, Indonesia and the company emtec Electronic GmbH will attend. From April 28th until 30th, the company will present different paper tes...

25-03-2015 Hits:41 Asian News

Global Forest and Paper Industry Celebrates International Day of Forests

Global Forest and Paper Industry Celebrates International Day of Forests

The theme of the 2015 United Nations International Day of Forests is “Forests and Climate Change.” The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) is proud to represent the global forest products industry and its commitment to clim...

24-03-2015 Hits:74 European News

Kemira Oyj: Completion of the acquisition of AkzoNobel paper chemical business moving to Q2 2015

Kemira Oyj: Completion of the acquisition of AkzoNobel paper chemical business moving to Q2 2015

Kemira's acquisition of AkzoNobel's paper chemical business was announced on July 8, 2014. Closing of the transaction was expected during the first quarter of 2015 and is subject to customary closing conditions, including completion of employee consu...

24-03-2015 Hits:62 financial News

Flowserve to Supply Control and Automated On/Off Valves to Klabin's New Giant Pulp Mill in Brazil

Flowserve to Supply Control and Automated On/Off Valves to Klabin's New Giant Pulp Mill in Brazil

Flowserve Corporation (NYSE: FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has announced that its operation in Brazil has been selected to supply all ball sector control valves, ball valves and ...

24-03-2015 Hits:71 South American News

Improved printability reduces unnecessary wastage

Improved printability reduces unnecessary wastage

In order to create competitive packaging, print quality needs to be sufficiently high and give a uniform appearance between different packages. This can be achieved without unnecessary wastage if the board material has similar properties and behaves ...

24-03-2015 Hits:111 European News

Stora Enso and GL&V Sweden perform successful pulper rebuild at Kaukopää Mill

Stora Enso and GL&V Sweden perform successful pulper rebuild at Kaukopää Mill

Stora Enso is a leading global supplier of packaging materials, serving a whole range of packaging applications – milk, juice, soups, spices, water and yoghurt as well as various high-volume non-food products, such as liquid detergents and fabric sof...

19-03-2015 Hits:162 European News

MAVERICK Technologies Appoints Bud Blankenship to Lead Power, Pulp and Paper Industries

MAVERICK Technologies Appoints Bud Blankenship to Lead Power, Pulp and Paper Industries

MAVERICK Technologies has hired Bud Blankenship to fill the role of Industry Manager for Power, Pulp and Paper. In this capacity, he will oversee the company’s efforts to develop and fulfill client relationships and projects in these critical industr...

19-03-2015 Hits:141 North American News

Convergence Pulp & Paper Training Course Catalog Continues to Grow

Convergence Pulp & Paper Training Course Catalog Continues to Grow

Convergence Training, a leading producer of industrial training products and operational efficiency tools, announced today the completion of a year-long initiative to grow the company’s library of pulp and paper industry training content. Previous c...

19-03-2015 Hits:113 Canadian News

Papertech Installs first WebInspector® WebLED beam for Arctic Paper, Grycksbo upgrade on PM10

Papertech Installs first WebInspector® WebLED beam for Arctic Paper, Grycksbo upgrade on PM10

Papertech is pleased to announce that the first of two WebInspector® web inspection (WIS) system upgrades has been completed at the Arctic Paper, Grycksbo mill in Sweden. The existing Cognex camera beam has been fitted with new high definition digita...

19-03-2015 Hits:145 European News

Minerals Technologies Appoints Alexander Masetti, Vice President & Managing Director, Paper PCC

Minerals Technologies Appoints Alexander Masetti, Vice President & Managing Director, Paper PCC

Minerals Technologies Inc. have announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Alexander Masetti Vice President and Managing Director of its Paper PCC business unit. Mr. Masetti joins Minerals Technologies Inc. from Air Products and Chemicals, I...

19-03-2015 Hits:66 North American News

Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciality papers

Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciality papers

The significant increase of raw material costs, particularly pulp, makes it necessary for Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciality papers from April 15th. The price rise will apply to all  European and Overseas markets. The increase will...

19-03-2015 Hits:65 financial News

American News

Domtar welcomes innovation investment by Schlumberger in CelluForce

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) has announced an investment by Schlumberger in CelluForce, a joint venture between Domtar and FPInnovations ...

Flowserve to Supply Control and Automated On/Off Valves to Klabin's New Giant Pulp Mill in Brazil

Flowserve Corporation (NYSE: FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has announced that ...

MAVERICK Technologies Appoints Bud Blankenship to Lead Power, Pulp and Paper Industries

MAVERICK Technologies has hired Bud Blankenship to fill the role of Industry Manager for Power, Pulp and Paper. In this capacity, he will oversee the ...

Convergence Pulp & Paper Training Course Catalog Continues to Grow

Convergence Training, a leading producer of industrial training products and operational efficiency tools, announced today the completion of a year-lo...

European News

Sappi guarantees the continuity of its Magno satin…

Sappi Europe confirms that it is no longer supplying paper sold under the Galaxi Keramik* brand. However this paper continues to be available on the m...

Ahlstrom announces price increases for masking tap…

Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, announces price increases on its masking tape materials produced by the Food and Me...

Stefan Doboczky succeeds Peter Untersperger as CEO…

The Supervisory Board of Lenzing AG appointed Stefan Doboczky as the new Chairman of the Management Board (CEO) of Lenzing AG. Mr. Doboczky will assum...

Global Forest and Paper Industry Celebrates Intern…

The theme of the 2015 United Nations International Day of Forests is “Forests and Climate Change.” The International Council of Forest and Paper Assoc...

Asian News

emtec Electronic at Asian Paper 2015 in Jakarta

High Paper Quality by Application of Quality Equipment This year the “Asian Paper 2015” will take place in Jakarta, Indonesia and the company emtec E...

Appointment in Kemira's management

Mats Rönnbäck has been appointed as interim President, Paper segment and Asia Pacific region and member of Kemira's Management Board as of April 1, 20...

SCA and CEO Magnus Groth inaugurate first producti…

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, has inaugurated its first manufacturing facility for personal care and tissue products in I...

Valmet to supply OptiConcept M containerboard line…

Valmet will supply an OptiConcept M containerboard production line for Yuen Foong Yu (YFY) Packaging Inc. for the company's Xin Wu site in Taoyuan Cou...

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...

Financial News

Kemira Oyj: Completion of the acquisition of AkzoN…

Kemira's acquisition of AkzoNobel's paper chemical business was announced on July 8, 2014. Closing of the transaction was expected during the first qu...

Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciali…

The significant increase of raw material costs, particularly pulp, makes it necessary for Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciality papers ...

Cham Paper Group achieves continued success

2014 was an important year for the future of the Cham Paper Group. The favourable economic environment and the strong market position of Cham Paper sp...

Stora Enso’s historical figures according to the n…

From the first quarter of 2015 onwards, Stora Enso will publish financial figures for its five divisions and its segment Other. As announced on 18 De...

Energy News

Valmet to deliver a biomass based boiler plant to …

Valmet will deliver a boiler plant that utilizes biomass to Nokianvirran Energia in Finland. Valmet announced the signing of a letter of intent for th...

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia sign a letter of i…

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia Oy have signed a letter of intent for a delivery of a biomass-fired boiler plant to a new steam heating station in Nok...

British Paper Manufacturing Sector Wastes Almost £…

A new report out this week has revealed that the British paper manufacturing sector wastes a huge £12 million each year by using outdated off-mains en...

ANDRITZ to supply new waste-to-energy power plant …

International technology Group ANDRITZ has been selected by the local utility company Riikinvoima Oy to supply a waste-to-energy power plant to Leppäv...