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Stora Enso evaluates expansion of Gruvön Mill

Stora Enso evaluates expansion of Gruvön Mill

Stora Enso has decided to commence a study in order to assess the feasibility of building a cross laminated timber (CLT) production unit in connection with its Gruvön Mill in Sweden. The expansion would add a total annual capacity of approximately 75...

01-07-2016 Hits:45 European News

Holmen: Sale of Newsprint Mill in Spain Completed

Holmen: Sale of Newsprint Mill in Spain Completed

As previously announced Holmen (STO:HOLMB) (STO:HOLMA) has signed an agreement to sell its newsprint mill in Madrid, Spain. The transaction is now closed. The buyer, International Paper, will convert the mill into recycled containerboard production....

01-07-2016 Hits:53 European News

Procemex Machine Vision Technology Highlighted in International Quality Congress

Procemex Machine Vision Technology Highlighted in International Quality Congress

The theme of the 60th International Quality Congress arranged in Helsinki in June was ‘Quality Enables Growth and Competitiveness’.   In its Sino-Euro Forum, the Finnish Procemex Oy Ltd’s web inspection and monitoring systems were highlighted in a ca...

01-07-2016 Hits:50 European News

Neil Lovell confirmed as The Printing Charity’s Chief Executive

Neil Lovell confirmed as The Printing Charity’s Chief Executive

The Printing Charity has confirmed Neil Lovell’s appointment as the charity’s permanent Chief Executive and Secretary. He was appointed to the role on an interim basis in February this year. During his time as interim Chief Executive, his focus has ...

01-07-2016 Hits:49 European News

Catalyst Paper Corporation's Principal Securityholders and KGI Enter Into a Support Agreement for a Potential Acquisition of Catalyst Paper

Catalyst Paper Corporation's Principal Securityholders and KGI Enter Into a Support Agreement for a Potential Acquisition of Catalyst Paper

Catalyst Paper Corporation (TSX:CYT) ("Catalyst" or the "Company") has just announced that it has been advised that the four largest shareholders of the Company holding or controlling approximately 79% of the Company's outstanding common shares, that...

01-07-2016 Hits:65 Canadian News

4 tissue rewinders for Lee & Man Paper.

4 tissue rewinders for Lee & Man Paper.

A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an important agreement with the Chinese group Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited (“Lee & Man Paper”). The Porcari-based company will supply four tissue rewinders to the Asian customer that has grown quickly in...

01-07-2016 Hits:37 Asian News

Explore Silicone Emulsions for Food Release from Dow Corning

Explore Silicone Emulsions for Food Release from Dow Corning

With their potential to reduce coat weights, improve release coatings and streamline your manufacturing process, our proven silicone emulsions can be surprisingly economical to use. Because they are water-based, you can apply them off-line or in-l...

01-07-2016 Hits:36 European News

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Asian Corrugated Packaging Business

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Asian Corrugated Packaging Business

Also Completes the Acquisition of Holmen Paper Madrid Mill International Paper has just announced that it has completed two previously disclosed transactions – the sale of its corrugated packaging business in China and Southeast Asia to Xiamen Bridg...

01-07-2016 Hits:36 Asian News

Valve Selection Guide for Pulp and Paper Industry Now Available from DeZURIK

Valve Selection Guide for Pulp and Paper Industry Now Available from DeZURIK

Leading valve manufacturer DeZURIK/APCO/Hilton has released its new Valve Guide for the Pulp and Paper Industry. The guide, which is designed to help users navigate the valve selection process, provides usage guidance based on valve type, general spe...

01-07-2016 Hits:57 North American News

Klabin inaugurates its new pulp mill in Paraná state

Klabin inaugurates its new pulp mill in Paraná state

The Puma Unit is the largest investment ever in the company’s 117-year history Klabin, Brazil's largest paper producer and exporterand the leading manufacturer of paper and board for packaging, corrugated board packaging and industrial bags, has jus...

01-07-2016 Hits:59 South American News

Agribusiness Receivables Certificates (CRA) of Fibria total R$1.35 billion, the highest volume ever issued in the Brazilian market

Agribusiness Receivables Certificates (CRA) of Fibria total R$1.35 billion, the highest volume ever issued in the Brazilian market

Record demand from investors resulted in the final issue amount exceeding by 35% the initial offering by the Company, the world’s leading producer of eucalyptus pulp Fibria, the world’s leading producer of eucalyptus pulp, announced today the closur...

01-07-2016 Hits:47 South American News

Verso Expands Anthem Plus® Coated Paper Offering

Verso Expands Anthem Plus® Coated Paper Offering

Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZQ), a leading producer of coated papers, have just introduced Anthem Plus® 120 lb. and 130 lb. gloss and dull covers. Anthem Plus® is an all-American economy coated paper with the flexibility to perform in virtually ev...

01-07-2016 Hits:48 North American News

Industry Veteran Bob Snyder To Lead Twin Rivers Paper as CEO

Industry Veteran Bob Snyder To Lead Twin Rivers Paper as CEO

Twin Rivers Paper Company has just announced that following the completion of his three-year term as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company, Tim Lowe will be succeeded in the role by Robert ("Bob") Snyder, effective June 24, 2016. “We undertoo...

28-06-2016 Hits:61 Canadian News

ABB expands its offering for pulp measurements with L&W Crill

ABB expands its offering for pulp measurements with L&W Crill

Add-on to fiber analyzers provides a complete range of fiber measurements, both image-based and non-image based, from one laboratory pulp sample for a truly holistic view of pulp fiber properties. ABB has launched the first laboratory fiber analyzer...

28-06-2016 Hits:79 European News

DS Smith announces sponsorship of FAB FEST

DS Smith announces sponsorship of FAB FEST

DS Smith is providing enough cardboard and plastic sheets to cover three Olympic pools as part of its sponsorship of a new international fabrication festival. A new international fabrication festival that celebrates design and making, launched by th...

28-06-2016 Hits:60 European News

Verso's Plan of Reorganization Confirmed by Bankruptcy Court

Verso's Plan of Reorganization Confirmed by Bankruptcy Court

Emergence from Bankruptcy Expected by End of July Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZ) has just completed another important step toward its emergence from bankruptcy when its Chapter 11 plan of reorganization was confirmed by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court ...

28-06-2016 Hits:58 financial News

How Brexit will impact your paper or wood products business

How Brexit will impact your paper or wood products business

The decision of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union at some point in the next two years (seemingly sooner, rather than later) sent shock waves around the global economy on Friday and across the weekend. Given the shock and panic it engend...

27-06-2016 Hits:102 financial News

Valmet selected to replace automation system at Papeterie du Bourray in France

Valmet selected to replace automation system at Papeterie du Bourray in France

Arjowiggins' Papeteries du Bourray graphic papers mill in France has ordered a Valmet DNA distributed control system (DCS) for PM1 to replace an earlier control system that is reaching end-of-life. The new Valmet DNA system will replace an old system...

27-06-2016 Hits:72 European News

European News

Stora Enso evaluates expansion of Gruvön Mill

Stora Enso has decided to commence a study in order to assess the feasibility of building a cross laminated timber (CLT) production unit in connection...

Holmen: Sale of Newsprint Mill in Spain Completed

As previously announced Holmen (STO:HOLMB) (STO:HOLMA) has signed an agreement to sell its newsprint mill in Madrid, Spain. The transaction is now clo...

Procemex Machine Vision Technology Highlighted in …

The theme of the 60th International Quality Congress arranged in Helsinki in June was ‘Quality Enables Growth and Competitiveness’.   In its Sino-Euro...

Neil Lovell confirmed as The Printing Charity’s Ch…

The Printing Charity has confirmed Neil Lovell’s appointment as the charity’s permanent Chief Executive and Secretary. He was appointed to the role on...

American News

Catalyst Paper Corporation's Principal Securityholders and KGI Enter Into a Support Agreement for a Potential Acquisition of Catalyst Paper

Catalyst Paper Corporation (TSX:CYT) ("Catalyst" or the "Company") has just announced that it has been advised that the four largest shareholders of t...

Valve Selection Guide for Pulp and Paper Industry Now Available from DeZURIK

Leading valve manufacturer DeZURIK/APCO/Hilton has released its new Valve Guide for the Pulp and Paper Industry. The guide, which is designed to help ...

Klabin inaugurates its new pulp mill in Paraná state

The Puma Unit is the largest investment ever in the company’s 117-year history Klabin, Brazil's largest paper producer and exporterand the leading ma...

Agribusiness Receivables Certificates (CRA) of Fibria total R$1.35 billion, the highest volume ever issued in the Brazilian market

Record demand from investors resulted in the final issue amount exceeding by 35% the initial offering by the Company, the world’s leading producer of ...

Oceania News

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...

Valmet and Australian Paper sign a multi-year main…

Valmet and Australian Paper have signed a multi-year agreement for Valmet to provide maintenance technical support at the Maryvale Mill in Victoria, A...

Research and Markets: Australian and New Zealand P…

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njhjqk/pulp_and_paper) has announced the addition of the "Pulp & Paper Edge" report t...

Asian News

4 tissue rewinders for Lee & Man Paper.

A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an important agreement with the Chinese group Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited (“Lee & Man Paper”). The Por...

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Asia…

Also Completes the Acquisition of Holmen Paper Madrid Mill International Paper has just announced that it has completed two previously disclosed tran...

WWF´s Check your Paper now supports Chinese pulp a…

WWF launches the Chinese version of WWF´s global online tool “Check your Paper”, designed to support the China Sustainable Paper Alliance (CSPA) in en...

Stora Enso inaugurates its consumer board mill in …

200 guests from around the world joined Stora Enso today at the official inauguration of the new consumer board mill in Beihai, China. Stora Enso in...

Financial News

Verso's Plan of Reorganization Confirmed by Bankru…

Emergence from Bankruptcy Expected by End of July Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZ) has just completed another important step toward its emergence fr...

How Brexit will impact your paper or wood products…

The decision of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union at some point in the next two years (seemingly sooner, rather than later) sent shock wa...

BillerudKorsnäs reports serious fraud to Swedish p…

BillerudKorsnäs has during June 2016 been exposed to serious external fraud of an advanced nature. The company has, despite rigorous control mechanism...

The District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim …

In its ruling issued on the 22nd June 2016, the Helsinki District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim for damages against Stora Enso Oyj, Metsäliitto...

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...