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ABB introduces the new HDI 9 Web Imaging System

ABB introduces the new HDI 9 Web Imaging System

Innovation from ABB delivers high resolution web inspection for the fastest paper machines ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has launched a new web imaging system for paper industry web inspection and quality control: the H...

29-08-2014 Hits:147 Featured Products

2 more world speed records for Cristini press fabrics.

2 more world speed records for Cristini press fabrics.

Line 2 Pro Eisenhuttenstad Papier, Germany (the world's widest and fastest machine for the production of paper packaging paper) broke again two world speed records in a row, with 100% Cristini press fabrics.  On March 18th at a speed of 1680 m / m...

28-08-2014 Hits:213 European News

Improved polyurethane roll cover from Voith ensures higher void volume

Improved polyurethane roll cover from Voith ensures higher void volume

Voith’s new InForce polyurethane roll cover features high stability providing additional void volume with particularly deep and wide grooves for highly loaded positions. This additional benefit will not compromise the wear and abrasion resistance res...

28-08-2014 Hits:194 Featured Products

KapStone's Longview Mill Upgrades Its Sustainable Forestry Certifications To Now Include SFI and PEFC Chain-of-Custody

KapStone's Longview Mill Upgrades Its Sustainable Forestry Certifications To Now Include SFI and PEFC Chain-of-Custody

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) announces that its mill in Longview, WA, has now been certified according to both the SFI and PEFC chain-of-custody standards, the highest levels of sustainable forestry certifications available. Pr...

28-08-2014 Hits:308 North American News

BillerudKorsnäs invests for growth

BillerudKorsnäs invests for growth

A new investment makes the board machine in Frövi the largest of its kind in the world. The investment is a concrete example of BillerudKorsnäs ambitious growth agenda. The BillerudKorsnäs Board of Directors has today approved an investment of appro...

28-08-2014 Hits:265 financial News

HRH Crown Princess Victoria named Godmother of the all-female Team SCA Crew and Boat

HRH Crown Princess Victoria named Godmother of the all-female Team SCA Crew and Boat

SCA is honored to announce that Crown Princess Victoria is Godmother of the Team SCA crew and boat. The Crown Princess met with the all-female Team SCA in person recently at SCA’s headquarters in the Waterfront Building in Stockholm, discussing drivi...

28-08-2014 Hits:257 European News

Karin Emilsson to leave Södra

Karin Emilsson to leave Södra

Karin Emilsson, Director of Technology at Södra, has decided to leave the company after 27 years. During her time at the Group, Karin has held a variety of positions at Södra Cell in Mönsterås and Värö, as well as more recently within Research and De...

28-08-2014 Hits:252 European News

YFY boosts its capacity in Taiwan with a new Toscotec tissue line

YFY boosts its capacity in Taiwan with a new Toscotec tissue line

The Italian leading paper machinery manufacturer Toscotec will supply a complete tissue production line to the Taiwanese based Company Yuen Foong Yu (YFY).The tissue line will be installed in Ching-Shui mill located in Qingshui District, a coastal su...

26-08-2014 Hits:259 Asian News

Södra increases price for softwood pulp in Europe to USD 950 per tonne

Södra increases price for softwood pulp in Europe to USD 950 per tonne

Due to low global softwood pulp stocks and solid demand, Södra will increase its market price for NBSK in Europe to USD 950, effective from September 1st 2014.

25-08-2014 Hits:275 financial News

Pöyry awarded EPCM services assignments by Kemira for sodium chlorate plant in Brazil

Pöyry awarded EPCM services assignments by Kemira for sodium chlorate plant in Brazil

Kemira has awarded Pöyry with assignments for EPCM (Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management) services for a sodium chlorate plant in Brazil.  The EPCM assignments relate to the new sodium chlorate plant that Kemira is building to serve ...

25-08-2014 Hits:305 South American News

American News

KapStone's Longview Mill Upgrades Its Sustainable Forestry Certifications To Now Include SFI and PEFC Chain-of-Custody

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) announces that its mill in Longview, WA, has now been certified according to both the SFI and PEFC...

Pöyry awarded EPCM services assignments by Kemira for sodium chlorate plant in Brazil

Kemira has awarded Pöyry with assignments for EPCM (Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management) services for a sodium chlorate plant in Braz...

FutureMark Alsip to Idle Mill

FutureMark Alsip (Alsip Acquisition, LLC) has announced that, due to increasingly challenging market conditions in the North American coated paper mar...

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION to deliver simulation technologies for Klabin’s pulp mill project, Brazil

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order to supply dynamic simulation solutions for Klabin’s Puma pul...

European News

2 more world speed records for Cristini press fabr…

Line 2 Pro Eisenhuttenstad Papier, Germany (the world's widest and fastest machine for the production of paper packaging paper) broke again two world ...

HRH Crown Princess Victoria named Godmother of the…

SCA is honored to announce that Crown Princess Victoria is Godmother of the Team SCA crew and boat. The Crown Princess met with the all-female Team SC...

Karin Emilsson to leave Södra

Karin Emilsson, Director of Technology at Södra, has decided to leave the company after 27 years. During her time at the Group, Karin has held a varie...

New Voith rotor for virgin pulp reduces energy con…

Voith has brought a new IPV Rotor for virgin pulp onto the market. The new component has already proven itself for some months under mill conditions a...

Asian News

YFY boosts its capacity in Taiwan with a new Tosco…

The Italian leading paper machinery manufacturer Toscotec will supply a complete tissue production line to the Taiwanese based Company Yuen Foong Yu (...

ABB wins order for electrification of world's larg…

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has received an order for the delivery of process electrification at a new pulp mill to be bui...

Minerals Technologies Announces an Agreement with …

NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology Converts a Papermaking Waste Stream into a Useable Filler Pigment Generates Savings for Papermakers by Eli...

Kemira and Wilmar to terminate joint venture agree…

Kemira Oyj and Wilmar International Limited announced on November 1, 2013 the signing of a joint venture agreement between the subsidiaries of Kemira ...

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

BillerudKorsnäs invests for growth

A new investment makes the board machine in Frövi the largest of its kind in the world. The investment is a concrete example of BillerudKorsnäs ambiti...

Södra increases price for softwood pulp in Europe …

Due to low global softwood pulp stocks and solid demand, Södra will increase its market price for NBSK in Europe to USD 950, effective from September ...

Notification according to chapter 9, section 5 of …

Valmet Corporation (business ID 2553019-8) has on August 18, 2014 received a notification referred to in Securities Market Act from Nordea Funds Oy (b...

ANDRITZ GROUP: solid business development in the f…

International technology Group ANDRITZ showed solid business development in the first half of 2014 in a still challenging overall economic environment...