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Valmet carried out the first maintenance shutdown of CMPC Guaíba's new pulp line in Brazil

Valmet carried out the first maintenance shutdown of CMPC Guaíba's new pulp line in Brazil

Valmet was given an important role in the first maintenance shutdown of CMPC Guaíba's new pulp line in Brazil. The executed shutdown is one of the biggest shutdowns managed by Valmet. The facility's pulp line 2, also called G2, invested in planned ma...

28-09-2016 Hits:24 South American News

Nordic Paper goes pink

Nordic Paper goes pink

Nordic Paper usually has a blue logo. But during October we will be pink! The reason? Simply that we care! We have decided to support the Cancer Foundation and their campaign agains breast cancer that is ongoing all over the world, every year - Pink ...

27-09-2016 Hits:80 European News

‘A Cellulose-Based Society’ generates three new research projects

‘A Cellulose-Based Society’ generates three new research projects

The ‘Cellulose Fibre materials’, ‘Cellulose for the Future’ and ‘Paper mill for textile recycling in the circular economy framework’ research projects have recently been launched as a direct result of Innventia’s ‘A Cellulose-Based Society’ project. ...

27-09-2016 Hits:66 European News

Sonoco Announces Price Increase for Paperboard Tubes and Cores

Sonoco Announces Price Increase for Paperboard Tubes and Cores

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) have just announced it will raise the price for all paperboard tubes and cores by 6 percent to 10 percent, effective with shipments in the United States and Canada, beginning October 24, 2016. “This price increase, our first in mor...

27-09-2016 Hits:103 financial News

Arizona Paper Mill Reuses 300,000 Gallons of Water Daily with GE Technology

Arizona Paper Mill Reuses 300,000 Gallons of Water Daily with GE Technology

Doubletree Paper Mills in Gila Bend, Arizona, is saving 300,000 gallons of water daily by using GE’s (NYSE: GE) advanced water reuse technology. With GE’s ZeeWeed* membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology, the paper mill has doubled its paper production ...

27-09-2016 Hits:86 North American News

Sofidel reconfirms A.Celli technology.

Sofidel reconfirms A.Celli technology.

A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an order for a latest-generation rewinder model E-WIND® with the Italian Group Sofidel, a world market leader in the production of tissue for hygienic and domestic use. Sofidel, that has just celebrated 50 years ...

26-09-2016 Hits:78 European News

A hundred-year perspective on sustainability

A hundred-year perspective on sustainability

The brownish water and dead seabeds are gone. This year Iggesund Paperboard, manufacturer of the paperboards Invercote and Incada, can look back on a century’s unique performance record on sustainability. Iggesund Mill opened its first pulp mill in 1...

26-09-2016 Hits:92 European News

The Fundamental Research Symposia Final Call for Papers

The Fundamental Research Symposia Final Call for Papers

The Fundamental Research Symposia are held every four years at the English universities of Oxford and Cambridge. For the sixteenth symposium we will, for the first time, have the sym- posium at Pembroke College, Oxford. The title of the symposium i...

26-09-2016 Hits:83 European News

Groundbreaking of the new plant in Circleville

Groundbreaking of the new plant in Circleville

Sofidel breaks ground for its new integrated plant in Circleville (OH), in the US. The plant enters its first building phase with a ceremony that draws dozens of elected officials. They include, among others, Ohio Lt. Governor Mary Taylor, Congressm...

26-09-2016 Hits:89 North American News

Mohawk MakeReady Celebrates Fifth Anniversary at Graph Expo 2016

Mohawk MakeReady Celebrates Fifth Anniversary at Graph Expo 2016

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, celebrates the fifth anniversary of Mohawk MakeReady, an online community for digital print service p...

26-09-2016 Hits:78 North American News

Grand slam at Pentawards for BillerudKorsnäs innovation and design agency NINE

Grand slam at Pentawards for BillerudKorsnäs innovation and design agency NINE

BillerudKorsnäs innovation and design agency NINE wins gold and bronze in the concept category at Pentawards, the packaging world's finest award. NINE is a subsidiary of BillerudKorsnäs and offers services within packaging innovation and design to br...

26-09-2016 Hits:74 European News

Domtar Optimizing Fluff Pulp Production, Streamlining Plymouth Mill Operations

Domtar Optimizing Fluff Pulp Production, Streamlining Plymouth Mill Operations

Domtar Corporation have just announced a plan to optimize fluff pulp manufacturing at its Plymouth mill. The streamlining measures will strengthen the mill's position in the global fluff pulp markets. The restructuring, which is expected to be compl...

26-09-2016 Hits:92 North American News

Cham approves the development of the Papieri site

Cham approves the development of the Papieri site

On occasion of the public voting on September 25, 2016, the Cham voters approved both proposals for the development of the Papieri site (partial change of building legislation and zoning plan with 63% yes-votes as well as development plan with 57% ye...

26-09-2016 Hits:58 European News

Take-Over of Renkum PM 2 signed: Successful conversion from newsprint to packaging paper

Take-Over of Renkum PM 2 signed: Successful conversion from newsprint to packaging paper

The PM 2 of Parenco in Renkum, Netherlands, was successfully started up just 14 months after contract signing. After a short optimization phase the customer signed the official take-over document. This rebuild increases the mill's capacity by approxi...

26-09-2016 Hits:58 European News

Twin Rivers Adds PEFC™ Chain of Custody Certification Supporting Company’s Commitment to Sustainable Fiber Sourcing

Twin Rivers Adds PEFC™ Chain of Custody Certification Supporting Company’s Commitment to Sustainable Fiber Sourcing

Twin Rivers Paper Company is pleased to announce the company has achieved PEFC™ (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification™) Chain of Custody certification. “The addition of PEFC certification is important both domestically and for its i...

23-09-2016 Hits:128 North American News

European News

Nordic Paper goes pink

Nordic Paper usually has a blue logo. But during October we will be pink! The reason? Simply that we care! We have decided to support the Cancer Found...

‘A Cellulose-Based Society’ generates three new re…

The ‘Cellulose Fibre materials’, ‘Cellulose for the Future’ and ‘Paper mill for textile recycling in the circular economy framework’ research projects...

Sofidel reconfirms A.Celli technology.

A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an order for a latest-generation rewinder model E-WIND® with the Italian Group Sofidel, a world market leader in ...

A hundred-year perspective on sustainability

The brownish water and dead seabeds are gone. This year Iggesund Paperboard, manufacturer of the paperboards Invercote and Incada, can look back on a ...

American News

Valmet carried out the first maintenance shutdown of CMPC Guaíba's new pulp line in Brazil

Valmet was given an important role in the first maintenance shutdown of CMPC Guaíba's new pulp line in Brazil. The executed shutdown is one of the big...

Arizona Paper Mill Reuses 300,000 Gallons of Water Daily with GE Technology

Doubletree Paper Mills in Gila Bend, Arizona, is saving 300,000 gallons of water daily by using GE’s (NYSE: GE) advanced water reuse technology. With ...

Groundbreaking of the new plant in Circleville

Sofidel breaks ground for its new integrated plant in Circleville (OH), in the US. The plant enters its first building phase with a ceremony that dra...

Mohawk MakeReady Celebrates Fifth Anniversary at Graph Expo 2016

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, c...

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

CMPC Signs Contract with Voith to Supply New Tissu…

CMPC has signed a contract with Voith Paper for the supply of a complete VTM 4 double-width tissue machine, which will be installed in the new product...

Global and Chinese Deinking Agent Industry Market …

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Deinking agent Industry Market Report - 2016" report to their offering. Th...

PT OKI Pulp & Paper embraces BTG’s Lignin Mana…

PT OKI is installing the innovative BTG's inline sensors and analyzers at their world-class new fiberline in Indonesia. “BTG is proud to partner with ...

ANDRITZ to supply turnkey tissue production line t…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Bashundhara Paper Mills Limited, an enterprise of the Bashundhara Group, for supply ...

Financial News

Sonoco Announces Price Increase for Paperboard Tub…

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) have just announced it will raise the price for all paperboard tubes and cores by 6 percent to 10 percent, effective with shipments ...

Sonoco-Alcore to Increase Paperboard Prices Across…

Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. has just announced it will raise prices by €40 per tonne on all recycled paperboard grades sold in the Company's Nordic, Centra...

Transition and change for increased competitivenes…

Within the context of Södra's Group strategy, investments and restructuring are now being realised to increase competitiveness and long-term profitabi...

Calle Loikkanen appointed Director, Investor Relat…

Calle Loikkanen (M.Sc.Econ) has been appointed Director, Investor Relations (IR) at Valmet. He starts in his new position on September 20, 2016 and re...

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...