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Fabio Perini Brazil wins the Best Companies to Work prize

Fabio Perini Brazil wins the Best Companies to Work prize

The Joinville, Santa Catarina, site honored with the prestigious award for 2018 Fabio Perini Brazil, a branch of Fabio Perini S.P.A., a leading global supplier of machinery and services for tissue converting and packaging, gained a place of honor in...

14-01-2019 Hits:80 South American News

Metso celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for new valve technology center in China

Metso celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for new valve technology center in China

Metso announced on October 26, 2018 its decision to invest in a new greenfield valve technology center in Jiaxing, China. The groundbreaking ceremony for the new plant took place today. The new technology center will start operations in spring 2020 a...

09-01-2019 Hits:104 Asian News

Largest Christmas gift given to Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden

Largest Christmas gift given to Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden

SCA’s Christmas gift to the company’s employees in 2018 was a donation of SEK 1.5m to three recipients. Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden received the largest donation. SCA’s employees decided how the donation was to be divided between the ...

09-01-2019 Hits:143 European News

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals announces new corporate structure

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals announces new corporate structure

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals Limited (APC), will see a leadership transition as part of a new corporate structure for the 18 year old specialty chemicals supplier. APC today announced the promotion of the following personnel: Sales and Marketing Functi...

09-01-2019 Hits:149 Asian News

Toscotec Paper & Board chosen by Smurfit Kappa for PM5 rebuild project.

Toscotec Paper & Board chosen by Smurfit Kappa for PM5 rebuild project.

Toscotec has been awarded a contract by Smurfit Kappa Cellulose du Pin in France to rebuild the entire dryer section of its 6m wire PM5 at Facture, Aquitaine, France. Toscotec will rebuild the entire pre-dryer section of the machine, including 36...

09-01-2019 Hits:143 European News

Valmet to supply a new brown stock washing and screening line to Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa

Valmet to supply a new brown stock washing and screening line to Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa

Valmet has received an order for the new magnesium oxide (MgO) no 3 brown stock washing and screening line for the Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa. The delivery is part of the Vulindlela Project which targets to reduce the Saiccor mill's air emiss...

08-01-2019 Hits:136 European News

ANDRITZ to supply process technology for fiberline modernization to Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden

ANDRITZ to supply process technology for fiberline modernization to Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Holmen’s Iggesund Paperboard to supply fiberline process technology and equipment to their Iggesund mill, Sweden. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2019. The technology ...

08-01-2019 Hits:136 European News

Vee Bee filtration announces major investment in new technology centre

Vee Bee filtration announces major investment in new technology centre

Vee Bee Filtration, the world-leader in the design, manufacture and supply of Strainers, Filters and Pressure Vessels, has announced it is moving to new premises as part of a multi-million pound investment strategy from its parent company Signum Tech...

07-01-2019 Hits:148 European News

Shredding spotlight – XR waste shredder single-handedly tackles pulper ropes

Shredding spotlight – XR waste shredder single-handedly tackles pulper ropes

The shredding of pulper ropes is a complex, heavy duty operation which has traditionally required the efforts of two machines. But when UNTHA shredding technology was approached by recycled paper manufacturing specialist VPK Packaging Group, the team...

04-01-2019 Hits:203 European News

Packaging material a key issue for the climate

Packaging material a key issue for the climate

Switching material from plastic to paperboard can reduce a packaging’s climate impact by 99 per cent. For people who influence the choice of packaging material, this single choice can make the biggest climate impact during a product manager or design...

04-01-2019 Hits:166 European News

Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Forest Products Inc.has just announced that, on December 31, 2018, it completed the previously disclosed sale of the Catawba, South Carolina, paper and pulp mill to New-Indy Containerboard, LLC ("New-Indy"), pursuant  to the terms of the ass...

04-01-2019 Hits:189 Canadian News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up turnkey tissue production line at Bashundhara Paper Mills

ANDRITZ successfully starts up turnkey tissue production line at Bashundhara Paper Mills

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue production line – including stock preparation and automation system – delivered to Bashundhara Paper Mills Limited in Bangladesh, India. The ANDRITZ ti...

10-12-2018 Hits:446 Asian News

European News

Largest Christmas gift given to Cancer Research Fo…

SCA’s Christmas gift to the company’s employees in 2018 was a donation of SEK 1.5m to three recipients. Cancer Research Foundation Northern Sweden rec...

Toscotec Paper & Board chosen by Smurfit Kappa…

Toscotec has been awarded a contract by Smurfit Kappa Cellulose du Pin in France to rebuild the entire dryer section of its 6m wire PM5 at Facture, Aq...

Valmet to supply a new brown stock washing and scr…

Valmet has received an order for the new magnesium oxide (MgO) no 3 brown stock washing and screening line for the Sappi Saiccor mill in South Africa....

ANDRITZ to supply process technology for fiberline…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Holmen’s Iggesund Paperboard to supply fiberline process technology and equipment to...

American News

Fabio Perini Brazil wins the Best Companies to Work prize

The Joinville, Santa Catarina, site honored with the prestigious award for 2018 Fabio Perini Brazil, a branch of Fabio Perini S.P.A., a leading globa...

Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Forest Products Inc.has just announced that, on December 31, 2018, it completed the previously disclosed sale of the Catawba, South Carolina,...

ANDRITZ to upgrade thermo ground wood line at Melhoramentos Florestal, Brazil

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Melhoramentos Florestal to supply a high-consistency bleaching and wet lap system wi...

Cascades Packaging starts up PM1 at Kingsey Falls after major rebuild by Toscotec.

Following a major rebuild of the dryer section supplied by Toscotec with the installation of TT SteelDryers, Cascades Packaging fired up its PM1 at ...

Oceania News

Another PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox at Au…

In July 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract for a delivery of wet end rebuild with a new Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox, fourdrin...

Australian tissue producer Encore Tissue started u…

Toscotec is confirmed as global supplier of Steel Yankee Dryers, with installations across five continents.  Encore tissue started up a new Toscotec ...

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...

Asian News

Metso celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for new v…

Metso announced on October 26, 2018 its decision to invest in a new greenfield valve technology center in Jiaxing, China. The groundbreaking ceremony ...

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals announces new corporate s…

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals Limited (APC), will see a leadership transition as part of a new corporate structure for the 18 year old specialty chemicals ...

ANDRITZ successfully starts up turnkey tissue prod…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue production line – including stock preparation and au...

Four Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue …

Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) has begun using four AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines at its OKI mill, in South Sumatra, Indonesia, as part of a series o...

Financial News

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day today, Septembe…

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day for institutional investors and analysts today, Tuesday, September 18, 2018 in Helsinki. The aim of the event is to...

BillerudKorsnäs Capital Markets Webcast 2018: “Unl…

“Unlocking the Potential” is the main theme of BillerudKorsnäs’ Capital Markets Webcast on 17 September 2018. During the webcast, BillerudKorsnäs will...

Brigl & Bergmeister announces 11% price increa…

This measure is inevitable and aimed to partially offset the continuous and extreme increase of raw material cost over the previous months. Our exper...

Latest market data demonstrate strong performance …

CEPI, the European association representing the pulp and paper industry, today released its annual market and industry review for 2017 which confirms,...

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...