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Another 4 new PMP Intelli-Tissue® EcoEc Premium machines for APP!

Another 4 new PMP Intelli-Tissue® EcoEc Premium machines for APP!

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has recently signed another contract for a delivery of  (4) new Intelli-Tissue® 1800 EcoEc Premium machines for APP, this time for Oki mill in Indonesia. PMP is perceived by APP as a strategic partner in dynamic develo...

09-12-2019 Hits:70 Asian News

Mondi celebrates five wins at the WorldStar Awards

Mondi celebrates five wins at the WorldStar Awards

Mondi, global leader in innovative and sustainable packaging and paper solutions, has been recognised in four product categories at the WorldStar Packaging Awards. The annual competition rewards the greatest achievements in packaging innovation and t...

06-12-2019 Hits:120 European News

WEPA chose Toscotec for 7 custom-made hood and air system rebuilds on a turnkey basis

WEPA chose Toscotec for 7 custom-made hood and air system rebuilds on a turnkey basis

Since 2006, German tissue manufacturer WEPA Group has chosen Toscotec for all its hood rebuilds at various paper mills in Germany and Italy. These projects were all turnkey operations, where Toscotec supplied the complete package for the rebuild, f...

06-12-2019 Hits:110 European News

New PMP Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press has been successfully started up in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper!

New PMP Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press has been successfully started up in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper!

On August 2018, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a press part rebuild of PM#2 in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper, Czech Republic. On September 2019, a new core technological component, PMP Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press has been launched....

04-12-2019 Hits:129 European News

Verso Introduces Influence® Coated Paper Promotion 30 Years of Influence®. Made for Life.

Verso Introduces Influence® Coated Paper Promotion 30 Years of Influence®. Made for Life.

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading North American producer of coated papers, has just introduced a new promotion for its market-leading No. 3 coated paper, Influence®, titled 30 Years of Influence. Made for Life. "Over the past 30 years, the I...

04-12-2019 Hits:140 North American News

Sustainable future of paper-based products: First European recyclability guidelines for optimal packaging design

Sustainable future of paper-based products: First European recyclability guidelines for optimal packaging design

The use of paper for packaging purposes is growing every year, due to its excellent environmental performance but also to the increasing demand related to e-commerce and delivery services. There is a strong expectation from consumers, brands and reta...

04-12-2019 Hits:185 European News

Kemira appoints Mikko Pohjala as Vice President, Investor Relations

Kemira appoints Mikko Pohjala as Vice President, Investor Relations

Mikko PohjalaMikko Pohjala (M.Sc. Econ.) has been appointed Vice President, Investor Relations of Kemira Oyj starting from December 10, 2019. Mikko Pohjala transfers to Kemira from Citycon, where he has been working as Director, IR and Communications...

03-12-2019 Hits:143 financial News

ANDRITZ and Mondi discuss major technology trends for the pulp and paper industries

ANDRITZ and Mondi discuss major technology trends for the pulp and paper industries

At the beginning of this week, international technology Group ANDRITZ welcomed a delegation of more than 25 experts from different mills and locations of the Mondi Group at its headquarters in Graz to discuss major technology trends and the latest in...

02-12-2019 Hits:164 European News

Metso to display smart and reliable valve solutions for the renewing pulp, paper and bioproducts industry at Paperex 2019, India

Metso to display smart and reliable valve solutions for the renewing pulp, paper and bioproducts industry at Paperex 2019, India

Metso’s valve business, future Neles Corporation, will showcase the latest valve solutions for a sustainable future of the pulp, paper and bioproducts industry at the Paperex 2019 event, taking place December 3–6, 2019, at International Exhibition Cu...

02-12-2019 Hits:166 Exhibitions

Acquisition of BTG successfully closed

Acquisition of BTG successfully closed

After all required regulatory approvals were received, Voith successfully closed on the acquisition of BTG on December 1, 2019. The Swiss-based company offers a high-value portfolio of optimized and customized solutions for a range of applications, p...

02-12-2019 Hits:175 European News

A.Celli - 24/7 Assistance

A.Celli - 24/7 Assistance

A.Celli Group has always guaranteed continuous and immediate assistance to its customers with a free of charge 24/7 service The A.Celli Group provides its customers with various access channels to request assistance: in the first instance, in case...

29-11-2019 Hits:201 European News

Mondi launches inspiring book and video collaboration for PERGRAPHICA® Infinite Black

Mondi launches inspiring book and video collaboration for PERGRAPHICA® Infinite Black

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, published an inspiring book and an online video highlighting their new uncoated tinted design paper, Pergraphica Infinite Black. Entitled “Poems in Black”, the new book not only demonstrates creative way...

29-11-2019 Hits:217 European News

ANDRITZ and Mondi discuss major technology trends for the pulp and paper industries

ANDRITZ and Mondi discuss major technology trends for the pulp and paper industries

At the beginning of this week, international technology Group ANDRITZ welcomed a delegation of more than 25 experts from different mills and locations of the Mondi Group at its headquarters in Graz to discuss major technology trends and the latest in...

29-11-2019 Hits:188 European News

Valmet delivers key technology for Bracell’s new pulp mill in Brazil

Valmet delivers key technology for Bracell’s new pulp mill in Brazil

Valmet will deliver key technology for Bracell’s project to build a new pulp production line at the mill located in Lençóis Paulista, São Paulo state, Brazil. Valmet’s delivery includes an evaporation plant and a white liquor plant, in which the lime...

28-11-2019 Hits:218 South American News

Metso’s climate targets approved by Science Based Targets initiative

Metso’s climate targets approved by Science Based Targets initiative

The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has approved Metso’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission targets. The GHG targets are part of Metso’s Climate Program and are applicable to all relevant emission sources: production, procurement, inbound and outb...

28-11-2019 Hits:184 European News

How to set up data driven production processes in tissue & nonwovens industries

How to set up data driven production processes in tissue & nonwovens industries

In every type of manufacturing, the goal is to produce a superior product as quickly as possible, while producing minimal waste and keeping energy usage to a minimum. The tissue and nonwovens industry is no exception. Companies in this industry need...

28-11-2019 Hits:181 European News

Clearpoint Recycling strengthens fibre division with new head of paper

Clearpoint Recycling strengthens fibre division with new head of paper

Harrogate-based, Environment-Agency-approved recyclable materials exporter Clearpoint Recycling has bolstered its workforce with the appointment of a new head of paper, Andrew Perkins, who will be leading the firm’s expanding fibre operation. Bringi...

28-11-2019 Hits:170 European News

Valmet introduces new visible imaging system for pulp mill lime kilns

Valmet introduces new visible imaging system for pulp mill lime kilns

Valmet has launched a new Valmet Visible Thermal Imaging System, which provides the highest quality lime kiln process monitoring for pulp mills. Combining the camera temperature information with process controls can improve combustion optimization an...

27-11-2019 Hits:185 European News

EPCI 2019: “Status quo” on sustainability shows it's time for pulp and paper to deliver

EPCI 2019: “Status quo” on sustainability shows it's time for pulp and paper to deliver

WWF has just published its 6th Environmental Paper Company Index (EPCI 2019), a voluntary tool to increase transparency and awareness on how the pulp, paper and packaging sectors can reduce their footprint. The EPCI tracks companies performance on re...

26-11-2019 Hits:242 European News

Metsä Board has selected Valmet to supply a new recovery boiler and an evaporation upgrade for the planned renewal of the Husum pulp mill in Sweden

Metsä Board has selected Valmet to supply a new recovery boiler and an evaporation upgrade for the planned renewal of the Husum pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet and Metsä Board have signed an agreement for the supply of key technology for the planned renewal of the Husum pulp mill in Sweden. The supply covers a new recovery boiler and an upgrade of the existing evaporator with a new super concentrator...

26-11-2019 Hits:196 European News

Sappi joins Cepi in the 4evergreen alliance to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular economy

Sappi joins Cepi in the 4evergreen alliance to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular economy

Cepi, the European association representing the paper industry, has announced a new alliance called 4evergreen. The aim of the alliance is to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy that minimises climate...

26-11-2019 Hits:217 European News

ÅF Pöyry changes brand name to AFRY

ÅF Pöyry changes brand name to AFRY

Since 22 February 2019, ÅF and Pöyry have been one company, jointly operating in more than 100 countries. Today, 25 November 2019, we launch our new common brand, AFRY. We have a long history. ÅF was founded in 1895 and Pöyry in 1958. Since our merg...

25-11-2019 Hits:245 European News

New AFT wet end system part of Stora Enso Oulu conversion to packaging board

New AFT wet end system part of Stora Enso Oulu conversion to packaging board

As part of a major Euro 350 million conversion project, Stora Enso is converting its paper machine 7 at the Oulu mill into a high quality virgin fiber kraftliner machine.  Production on the rebuilt machine is estimated to start late 2020.  AFT’s del...

25-11-2019 Hits:189 European News

Valmet to deliver a new lime kiln and a fiberline upgrade for SCA Obbola kraftliner expansion project in Sweden

Valmet to deliver a new lime kiln and a fiberline upgrade for SCA Obbola kraftliner expansion project in Sweden

Valmet will deliver key technology for upgrading the SCA Obbola mill’s pulp production in Sweden. Valmet’s delivery includes a new fossil free lime kiln and upgrade of the existing fiberline. The pulp production upgrades will happen in stages. The up...

25-11-2019 Hits:158 European News

European paper industry CEOs declare a strategic interest in supporting the decarbonisation of our society

European paper industry CEOs declare a strategic interest in supporting the decarbonisation of our society

Climate change is a global crisis that demands urgent action and requires every actor in society to play his/her part in responding to the crisis. Industries have both a duty and an opportunity to become more sustainable, more efficient and more inno...

25-11-2019 Hits:185 European News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated the best in Finland

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated the best in Finland

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2018 was chosen as the best in Finland in a competition organised by an independent group of expert organisations. Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report won Finland’s best sustainability report of the year award. The...

25-11-2019 Hits:155 European News

Verso Corporation Announces Appointment of Two Independent Members to its Board of Directors

Verso Corporation Announces Appointment of Two Independent Members to its Board of Directors

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that Nancy M. Taylor and Randy J. Nebel have been appointed as independent members of Verso's Board of Directors effective immediately. Co-Chairman of the Board, Gene Davis, said, "We are very excited...

25-11-2019 Hits:249 North American News

Tissue World to Bring Fresh Ideas and New Perspectives to Miami Beach March 10-13, 2020

Tissue World to Bring Fresh Ideas and New Perspectives to Miami Beach March 10-13, 2020

At the dawn of a new decade of unpredictable challenges, yet even more opportunities, https://www.tissueworld.com/miami/en-us/">Tissue World Miami 2020 brings together thought leaders and influencers to explore creative approaches to the geopolitical...

22-11-2019 Hits:206 Exhibitions

Papierfabrik August Koehler SE trusts Voith with the upgrade of its PM 5

Papierfabrik August Koehler SE trusts Voith with the upgrade of its PM 5

Papierfabrik August Koehler SE has engaged Voith to comprehensively modernize the PM 5 paper machine at its main paper mill in Oberkirch. This vote of confidence in Voith is further evidence of the long-standing successful business relationship betwe...

22-11-2019 Hits:181 European News

Intelligent Pulp Solution by Stora Enso

Intelligent Pulp Solution by Stora Enso

Unlock the hidden value – achieve full traceability across the pulp supply chain. Stora Enso produces yearly over 9 million tons of pulp in different grades and more than 2 million tons of that is sold globally. Based on our long history in the pulp...

22-11-2019 Hits:192 European News

Verso Corporation Announces Sale of Androscoggin and Stevens Point Mills for $400 million

Verso Corporation Announces Sale of Androscoggin and Stevens Point Mills for $400 million

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS or the "Company") has just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Androscoggin mill, located in Jay, Maine, and its Stevens Point mill, located in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, to Pixelle Specia...

22-11-2019 Hits:285 North American News

Valmet introduces versatile new solution for fiber recovery and pulp thickening

Valmet introduces versatile new solution for fiber recovery and pulp thickening

Valmet announces the launch of Valmet Pressure-fed Bow Screen, a versatile new addition to its stock preparation offering. The solution reinvents the traditional bow screen with a new, user-friendly design and improved nozzle arrangement enabling hig...

22-11-2019 Hits:165 European News

Acquisition of Eurofoil Paper Coating GmbH

Acquisition of Eurofoil Paper Coating GmbH

AR Metallizing is delighted to announce today that it has secured a deal to acquire Eurofoil Paper Coating GmbH in Berlin (hereinafter: Eurofoil). The closing of the transaction is subject to approval of the German Cartel authorities. Eurofoil is a ...

22-11-2019 Hits:157 European News

Fabio Perini presents the Tissue Performance Center

Fabio Perini presents the Tissue Performance Center

Over 1000 machines all over the world connected to the Lucca Control Room for real-time line control Fabio Perini presented at MIAC the Tissue Performance Center, a next generation technologic environment where expert engineers, supported by company...

22-11-2019 Hits:153 European News

A.Celli Paper at Paperex India 2019

A.Celli Paper at Paperex India 2019

nternational Exhibition & Conference on Pulp, Paper and Allied Industries A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce its participation at the upcoming edition of Paperex India 2019, taking place in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, in December 2019, from Tuesday...

22-11-2019 Hits:194 Exhibitions

How Green can we go? Untapping the huge potential of the pulp mill

How Green can we go? Untapping the huge potential of the pulp mill

Södra’s pulp mills have reached an impressive 4,700 GWh of green energy – enough for an electric car to circle the Earth 50,000 times, and to heat 27,000 homes. Our deliveries of biofuels now equate to 6% of Sweden’s total consumption of biofuels. An...

22-11-2019 Hits:156 European News

Valmet introduces a new web-based user interface for Valmet DNA automation system

Valmet introduces a new web-based user interface for Valmet DNA automation system

Valmet is taking process automation further by introducing a new web-based user interface for its Valmet DNA automation system. Leveraging modern web technologies, the innovative Valmet DNA User Interface (DNA UI) extends the use of automation system...

06-11-2019 Hits:382 European News

Lennart Holm appointed acting CEO of BillerudKorsnäs

Lennart Holm appointed acting CEO of BillerudKorsnäs

The Board of Directors of BillerudKorsnäs AB has appointed the current Chairman of the Board, Lennart Holm, as acting CEO from November 5, 2019. Petra Einarsson leaves as CEO with immediate effect. The work to recruit a permanent CEO will start imm...

06-11-2019 Hits:360 European News

Willamette Falls Paper Company Trials First Run of Non-wood Paper

Willamette Falls Paper Company Trials First Run of Non-wood Paper

Willamette Falls Paper Company has made its first successful trial of non-wood paper grades using pulp from local agricultural waste – producing both coated and uncoated grades using 10% non-wood pulp fiber.   Additional machine and press trials are ...

06-11-2019 Hits:424 North American News

Stora Enso’s website ranked best in sector

Stora Enso’s website ranked best in sector

Stora Enso’s website has been rated best in sector according to the latest annual Webranking report by the Swedish digital agency, Comprend. The annual ranking of over 500 company-websites is the only global ranking based on stakeholder expectations,...

06-11-2019 Hits:324 European News

Tissue Paper Converting Machines Market Study: Demand Bolstered by Ascending Sales of Compact and High-end Tissue Paper Products

Tissue Paper Converting Machines Market Study: Demand Bolstered by Ascending Sales of Compact and High-end Tissue Paper Products

Worldwide sales of tissue paper converting machines reached ~3 thousand units in 2018, unveils the new research study. According to the report, the tissue paper converting machines market is estimated to grow by ~5% YOY in 2019, primarily influenced ...

06-11-2019 Hits:355 European News

BAG in touch with you. Every day.

BAG in touch with you. Every day.

You may call us Mondi Paper Bags now! Our business segment has been renamed from Mondi Industrial Bags to Mondi Paper Bags. This new name has no impact on our everyday business with you. We will continue to produce high-quality paper sacks and serve ...

06-11-2019 Hits:296 European News

Planned renewal of Metsä Board’s Husum pulp mill proceeds

Planned renewal of Metsä Board’s Husum pulp mill proceeds

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, announced on 26 April 2019 that it will launch a pre-engineering for the first phase of the renewal of its Husum pulp mill in Sweden. The first phase of the renewal consists of a new recovery boiler and a new turbine...

06-11-2019 Hits:294 European News

Factories Can Save Up to 90% in Valve Monitoring Costs With Wireless IoT Sensors

Factories Can Save Up to 90% in Valve Monitoring Costs With Wireless IoT Sensors

Factories and plants in industries – such as chemical processing, pulp and paper, water and waste-water treatment, have seen the benefits of remote valve monitoring. Traditional retrofitted monitoring solutions, however, are costly and slow to deploy...

06-11-2019 Hits:410 European News

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its India-based Printing Paper Business

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its India-based Printing Paper Business

International Paper has just announced that it has completed the sale of its controlling interest (21,873,521 shares) in International Paper APPM Limited (NSE:IPAPPM | BSE:502330), an India-based printing paper business, to West Coast Paper Mills Lim...

06-11-2019 Hits:461 Asian News

Valmet introduces roll covers made of recycled and renewable raw materials

Valmet introduces roll covers made of recycled and renewable raw materials

Valmet is the first company in the world to offer roll covers based on biomaterials and recycled materials for board, paper, tissue and pulp making. These new composite covers for press, guide and calender rolls are now available for the first custom...

06-11-2019 Hits:304 European News

WestRock Honored for Packaging Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

WestRock Honored for Packaging Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

Company Receives 13 Awards at Annual Paperboard Packaging Competition, Including the Sustainability Award of the Year WestRock Company, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, was recognized for packaging design excellenc...

06-11-2019 Hits:480 North American News

Resolute Further Enhances Liquidity with Amended and Restated Senior Secured Credit Agreement

Resolute Further Enhances Liquidity with Amended and Restated Senior Secured Credit Agreement

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has just announced that it has entered into an amended and restated senior secured credit agreement for up to $360 million, replacing the company's existing $185 million senior secured credit facility. The amended and re...

06-11-2019 Hits:445 financial News

A.Celli Nonwovens Academy: Texbond Rovereto

A.Celli Nonwovens Academy: Texbond Rovereto

A.Celli Nonwovens delivers Certificates of participation in the “A.Celli Academy – Winding & Maintenance School” In the first week of October, in Rovereto (TN), a team of specialists from A.Celli Nonwovens held a training course for twenty-one Texb...

31-10-2019 Hits:295 European News

Toscotec enters the Caribbean market with a new TT SYD for César Iglesias, Santo Domingo

Toscotec enters the Caribbean market with a new TT SYD for César Iglesias, Santo Domingo

The Dominican Group César Iglesias successfully started up a second generation TT SYD at its paper mill in Santo Domingo. Following start-up, the mill has observed a marked increase of production capacity and important energy savings in the drying ...

31-10-2019 Hits:277 European News

SealView from Voith: Exploit the maximum wear capacity of seal strips with no risk

SealView from Voith: Exploit the maximum wear capacity of seal strips with no risk

SealView technology captures the development of wear on every single seal strip and can be used with conventional and Voith HydroSeal seal strip designs. Its functional principle is based on a non-electric solution, which ensures maximum reliability ...

29-10-2019 Hits:303 European News

Valmet chosen as the second most attractive employer by the engineering professionals in Finland

Valmet chosen as the second most attractive employer by the engineering professionals in Finland

Valmet has been chosen as the second most attractive employer by the Finnish engineering professionals. The ranking was published in Universum’s annual survey, which is the biggest employer survey in Finland. Last year Valmet was ranked as fourth. V...

29-10-2019 Hits:306 European News

Honeywell and Papertech collaborate on camera- based quality control system for the flat sheet industries

Honeywell and Papertech collaborate on camera- based quality control system for the flat sheet industries

Offering fuses Honeywell’s expertise in flat sheet quality control systems with Papertech’s know-how in web monitoring and inspection to help manufacturers boost production quality and efficiency Honeywell has just announced its collaboration with  ...

28-10-2019 Hits:457 North American News

Minerals Technologies Announces New $75 Million Share Repurchase Program

Minerals Technologies Announces New $75 Million Share Repurchase Program

Minerals Technologies Inc. has just announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new, one-year $75 million share repurchase program, effective immediately. This repurchase program replaces the previous program authorized by the Board of Dir...

25-10-2019 Hits:609 financial News

Domtar Joins Forces With the Student Conservation Association to Revitalize the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville, SC

Domtar Joins Forces With the Student Conservation Association to Revitalize the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville, SC

Employee volunteers from Domtar’s Bennettsville paper mill and Tatum converting facility helped transform the Community Kitchen of Bennettsville with construction and installation of new picnic tables, benches, shade sails and storage bins. Domtar C...

24-10-2019 Hits:534 North American News

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil have fallen over the past year and in the 2Q/19 reached their lowest levels in three years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil have fallen over the past year and in the 2Q/19 reached their lowest levels in three years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly

Pulpmills in Brazil had some of the lowest wood fiber costs in the world in the 2Q/19, according to the WRQ. Over the past three years Eucalyptus pulplog prices have fallen while the global Hardwood Fiber Price Index (HFPI) has trended upward to reac...

24-10-2019 Hits:635 financial News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up Europe’s largest MG paper machine at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

ANDRITZ successfully starts up Europe’s largest MG paper machine at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

At the end of May 2019, international technology Group ANDRITZ started up the PM3 paper machine for speciality papers supplied to Zellstoff Pöls AG (part of the Heinzel Group), Austria, for the production of bleached kraft paper grades. This start-up...

24-10-2019 Hits:427 European News

ANDRITZ technologies achieve production record at Eldorado Brasil

ANDRITZ technologies achieve production record at Eldorado Brasil

The Eldorado Brasil pulp mill in Três Lagoas, Brazil, set an outstanding production record of 5,576 ADmt/d on September 21, 2019, with ANDRITZ technologies. In addition, production has been running for the past 200 consecutive days without a sheet br...

24-10-2019 Hits:419 South American News

GAW technologies to supply chemical preparation systems to PM5 at Palm Aalen-Neukochen

GAW technologies to supply chemical preparation systems to PM5 at Palm Aalen-Neukochen

GAW technologies GmbH in Graz / Austria was commissioned by Papierfabrik Palm with the supply of a chemical preparation and supply system for the new paper mill in Aalen / Germany. The new paper machine PM5 will double the capacity of the plant and...

24-10-2019 Hits:370 European News

Voith builds world’s largest and fastest kraftliner machine for Ilim Group

Voith builds world’s largest and fastest kraftliner machine for Ilim Group

Ilim Group, Russia's largest pulp and paper producer with an annual production volume of more than three million tons, will significantly expand its production capacity in a project now underway. As part of an extensive investment program, the compan...

24-10-2019 Hits:396 European News

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart, Europe’s leading manufacturer of tissue, airlaid and MG paper for flexible packaging, continues to focus on sustainability and on researching environmentally-friendly and innovative solutions with a view to reducing the environmental impact o...

24-10-2019 Hits:365 European News

Valmet develops its field services operations – invests in a new digital platform

Valmet develops its field services operations – invests in a new digital platform

Valmet is investing in a new digital platform to support, streamline and develop its strategically important field services. The global implementation of the new platform will be completed by spring 2020, and it will replace multiple current platform...

24-10-2019 Hits:473 European News

E-WIND® P100H – The XXL paper winders

E-WIND® P100H – The XXL paper winders

From Monday 11th to Friday 15th November, at A.Celli Paper facilities in Tassignano (Lucca), two E-WIND® P100H winding machines will be shown. The two winders are equipped with sophisticated technological innovations and have an attractive design. ...

23-10-2019 Hits:446 European News

Södra Cell creates Paper Pulp and Bioproduct categories after organisational change

Södra Cell creates Paper Pulp and Bioproduct categories after organisational change

Södra Cell International will be split into two product categories – Paper Pulp and Bioproducts - to strengthen Södra’s market position as a first-class supplier of paper pulp, while increasing the underlying earnings potential of new products. The c...

22-10-2019 Hits:404 European News

Stora Enso has completed the divestment of its stake in the Dawang paper mill

Stora Enso has completed the divestment of its stake in the Dawang paper mill

Stora Enso has completed the divestment announced on 25 July 2019 of its 60% equity stake in the Dawang Mill in China to its joint venture partner, Shandong Huatai Paper. The transaction will not have any material impact on Stora Enso’s operational ...

22-10-2019 Hits:555 financial News

Sappi and IGEPA announce major launch of Magno range to the German market

Sappi and IGEPA announce major launch of Magno range to the German market

Sappi Europe in partnership with IGEPA group are delighted to announce that as from January 1st 2020 the Sappi Magno range will be available across Germany. IGEPA group is Germany’s leading paper merchanting group with the widest product range and a...

21-10-2019 Hits:422 European News

Lucart wins the European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards 2019

Lucart wins the European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards 2019

During the 2019 European Cleaning and Hygiene Awards, event held in London by the European Cleaning Journal on October 17th, Municipal-Material-Cycle® has been awarded as Best European Initiative Raising the Profile of the Professional Cleaning Secto...

21-10-2019 Hits:474 European News

Valmet to supply a coated board machine to Graphic Packaging International in the United States

Valmet to supply a coated board machine to Graphic Packaging International in the United States

Valmet will supply a coated board machine for Graphic Packaging International’s (GPI) mill in Kalamazoo, Michigan, in the United States. With this investment in the latest coated board technology, GPI is committing to sustainable packaging with excep...

21-10-2019 Hits:441 North American News

Voith and SCA partner to build a world-leading, innovative production line at the Obbola paper mill

Voith and SCA partner to build a world-leading, innovative production line at the Obbola paper mill

The new paper machine at the Obbola paper mill in Umeå, Sweden, will produce 725,000 tons of kraftliner per year. With a wire width of 10,200 mm and a design speed of 1,400 m/min, the PM 2 will be the most productive of its kind. The start-up of the ...

21-10-2019 Hits:417 European News

Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the conversion of the Oulu Mill in 2020

Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the conversion of the Oulu Mill in 2020

Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the Oulu Mill conversion at the end of 2020. The planned changes could result in a reduction of a maximum of 135 employees in the Paper division. Stora Enso’s Paper div...

21-10-2019 Hits:432 European News

Another A.Celli iDEAL® forged YD has been delivered

Another A.Celli iDEAL® forged YD has been delivered

Another new generation Yankee A.Celli was shipped and delivered. The main and patented construction features of the forged A.Celli iDEAL® Yankee, which distinguish it from others on the market, are the following: forged and grooved shell, bolt...

21-10-2019 Hits:357 European News

Study confirms 70 % less climate impact from paper packaging

Study confirms 70 % less climate impact from paper packaging

BillerudKorsnäs is offering an innovative paper, FibreForm®, to make laminates for trays used in food packaging. Now, a recent life cycle assessment performed by RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden, shows that a packaging tray made from FibreForm has...

21-10-2019 Hits:378 European News

Mbo secures the future of Arjowiggins creative papers

Mbo secures the future of Arjowiggins creative papers

The management team of leading paper manufacturer Arjowiggins Creative Papers has announced a successful management buyout of its UK operations, protecting hundreds of jobs and safeguarding two historic paper mills in Aberdeen and Kent.  The company...

21-10-2019 Hits:369 European News

More efficient, safer and with lower emissions: Voith launches new infrared emitter HelioX on the market

More efficient, safer and with lower emissions: Voith launches new infrared emitter HelioX on the market

With its new gas-fired HelioX infrared emitter, Voith is offering a particularly efficient solution for contactless drying along with impressively low emissions. Not only can the new emitter be used to increase productivity, the reduced fire risk als...

21-10-2019 Hits:391 European News

Stora Enso appoints Annica Bresky as President and Chief Executive Officer

Stora Enso appoints Annica Bresky as President and Chief Executive Officer

Stora Enso’s Board of Directors has appointed Annica Bresky, 44, as the new President and CEO of the company as of 1 December 2019. Until then, Stora Enso’s current CEO Karl-Henrik Sundström continues in his position. Bresky is currently Head of Stor...

21-10-2019 Hits:557 European News

Paper Bags with High ‘Recyclability’ Quotient Gather Traction, Biodegradable Packaging Trend to Uphold Market Gains

Paper Bags with High ‘Recyclability’ Quotient Gather Traction, Biodegradable Packaging Trend to Uphold Market Gains

Worldwide sales of paper bags reached ~3 million tons in 2018, unveils the new research study. According to the report, the paper bags market is estimated to grow by ~4% YOY in 2019, primarily influenced by the recent reforms in the global paper pack...

18-10-2019 Hits:338 European News

ABB revolutionizes the switchgear with breakthrough technology for next generation of electricity distribution

ABB revolutionizes the switchgear with breakthrough technology for next generation of electricity distribution

The NeoGear™ low-voltage switchgear – a technological breakthrough by ABB – is safer, smarter and more sustainable, maximizing efficiency and reducing costs for tomorrow’s digitalized industries ABB has reimagined the switchgear– essential technol...

18-10-2019 Hits:585 European News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally

For the second year running, Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2018 has been included in the top ten sustainability reports globally according to the latest Reporting matters publication by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBC...

15-10-2019 Hits:371 European News

Veolia selected by Fibre Excellence to upgrade concentration and evaporation processes at Saint Gaudens mill in France

Veolia selected by Fibre Excellence to upgrade concentration and evaporation processes at Saint Gaudens mill in France

Veolia Water Technologies will provide a turnkey processing plant featuring HPD® evaporation systems designed to optimize the production of wood-derived pulp employed in the making of high-quality paper from virgin fibers. The design of a circular b...

14-10-2019 Hits:439 European News

BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce the Paper bottle community to advance packaging innovation

BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce the Paper bottle community to advance packaging innovation

BillerudKorsnäs, together with partners, proudly presents Paboco, the paper bottle company, uniting leading experts in material, design and technology, and supported by world-leading consumer brands to bring sustainable progress to the bottling indus...

14-10-2019 Hits:460 European News

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to continue successful cooperation

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to continue successful cooperation

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper have been working together successfully since 2003. Now both companies have agreed to continue the partnership before the expiry of the current contract. Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper...

14-10-2019 Hits:418 European News

COMART installs a new Pasaban paper sheeting machine to increase its cutting capacity

COMART installs a new Pasaban paper sheeting machine to increase its cutting capacity

Comart, a specialised distributor in the supply of paper cardboard and flexible films has the largest private warehouse in Spain with a permanent stock of more than 10.000 tonnes of rolls and sheets. It is one of the few distributors that can guarant...

14-10-2019 Hits:511 European News

Valmet delivers boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio plant in Finland

Valmet delivers boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio plant in Finland

Valmet will supply boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio ferrochrome plant in Finland. Two separate orders of six Valmet Furnace Imaging System, Fixed Mount Mid-IR cameras increase the number of cameras in the plant from three to nine. The...

09-10-2019 Hits:391 European News

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart continues to focus on sustainability with the new recycled and recyclable packaging of the Natural lines developed at its research centre

Lucart, Europe’s leading manufacturer of tissue, airlaid and MG paper for flexible packaging, continues to focus on sustainability and on researching environmentally-friendly and innovative solutions with a view to reducing the environmental impact o...

09-10-2019 Hits:434 European News

iDEAL® forged YD: confirmed the success of the next generation Yankee in Mexico

iDEAL® forged YD: confirmed the success of the next generation Yankee in Mexico

The Tissue Machine A.Celli iDEAL® Master of the Mexican customer Blue Tissue S.A.P.I. de C.V., equipped with an A.Celli forged Yankee Dryer, regularly produces excellent tissue paper. The A.Celli iDEAL® Master Tissue Machine’s start-up, last July,...

09-10-2019 Hits:441 South American News

Fabio Perini presents in world premiere at MIAC the prototype of the 100% ecologic kitchen roll

Fabio Perini presents in world premiere at MIAC the prototype of the 100% ecologic kitchen roll

Big news at Fabio Perini, as the company presents at MIAC, in absolute world premiere, the prototype of a totally ecologically sustainable, coreless and glueless kitchen roll. “With this prototype - Enrico Zino, Fabio Perini Head of Marketing, decla...

09-10-2019 Hits:367 European News

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” Title in Converting Paper Market through 2027: TMR

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” Title in Converting Paper Market through 2027: TMR

In terms of market value, the global converting paper market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 1.9% during the forecast period, owing to various factors, about which study delivers thorough insights and forecast in the global converting paper market ...

09-10-2019 Hits:955 Asian News

AFT is pleased to announce the official opening of a new sales office in Saint Petersburg, Russia

AFT is pleased to announce the official opening of a new sales office in Saint Petersburg, Russia

While AFT has been active in Russia for about 30 years, strong growth in recent years led to the decision of opening our own sales representative office to better meet the needs of our clients. The new location in Saint Petersburg will strengthen AF...

09-10-2019 Hits:665 European News

Futura and Plusline redrawing boundaries in tissue converting

Futura and Plusline redrawing boundaries in tissue converting

Futura Spa, technological leader in the tissue converting segment, announces a technical partnership with Plusline srl, a Bologna-based company created to offer advanced packaging systems. The aim is to introduce extraordinary innovations, including ...

07-10-2019 Hits:398 European News

Rottneros chooses ÅF Pöyry’s new digital software for production support to reach higher efficiency

Rottneros chooses ÅF Pöyry’s new digital software for production support to reach higher efficiency

The Swedish Pulp and Paper producer, Rottneros, has selected ÅF Pöyry as partner for further efficiency development of their mills in Rottneros and Vallvik, Sweden. Rottneros have about 300 employees working with development and production of pulp. ...

07-10-2019 Hits:728 European News

ANDRITZ launches MasterDry dryer fabric portfolio

ANDRITZ launches MasterDry dryer fabric portfolio

International technology Group ANDRITZ presents its new “MasterDry™” dryer fabric portfolio based on premium-performance dryer fabric technology. World-class performance woven and spiral fabric technology For all applications including high-t...

07-10-2019 Hits:452 European News

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

Domtar Corporation has just announced that it will permanently shut down two of its paper machines. The closures will take place at the Ashdown, Arkansas pulp and paper mill, and the Port Huron, Michigan paper mill. These measures will reduce the Co...

04-10-2019 Hits:498 North American News

Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments

Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in surface inspection technologies, has announced sweeping appointments across its senior global team to support the business’s worldwide growth plans. Ben Wileman has been promoted to the new role of Division V...

04-10-2019 Hits:475 European News

Paper Converting Machine Company acquires STAX Technologies.

Paper Converting Machine Company acquires STAX Technologies.

Tissue manufacturer enhances its packaging portfolio to offer the global market broader solutions. Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), part of the Barry-Wehmiller Converting Solutions Platform, acquired STAX Technologies (STAX), headquartered i...

04-10-2019 Hits:448 European News

Sappi Europe joins HP Indigo’s Alliance One media programme

Sappi Europe joins HP Indigo’s Alliance One media programme

Sappi Europe is pleased to announce that it has signed a collaboration agreement with HP Indigo, as part of HP Indigo’s Alliance One programme. The alliance underlines both companies’ continued commitment to print media as the leading force in wood f...

04-10-2019 Hits:455 European News

Second phase of mbo secures further jobs and safeguards the Arjowiggins brand

Second phase of mbo secures further jobs and safeguards the Arjowiggins brand

The management team of Arjowiggins Creative Papers has taken ownership of the remainder of the company’s activities, protecting nearly 300 jobs in Europe and China and safeguarding the future of the iconic Arjowiggins brand. The announcement follows...

04-10-2019 Hits:455 European News

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

California lawmakers recently rejected a bill meant to ban paper receipts. The proposal would have required businesses to ask customers if they wanted a paper receipt before printing one, and businesses would have been forbidden to print coupons or a...

04-10-2019 Hits:471 North American News

Peter Sävelin new Mill Director at Vallvik Mill

Peter Sävelin new Mill Director at Vallvik Mill

Rottneros has appointed Peter Sävelin as Mill Director at Vallvik Mill. Peter most recently comes from BillerudKorsnäs, where he held the position as Senior Technology Specialist. He will take office no later than 1 January 2020 and will be part of t...

04-10-2019 Hits:404 European News

Congratulations, banana-shaped design! Winner of the Grand Finale of PIDA – Packaging Impact Design Award

Congratulations, banana-shaped design! Winner of the Grand Finale of PIDA – Packaging Impact Design Award

For 15 years running, BillerudKorsnäs has arranged and hosted PIDA - Packaging Impact Design Award, a competition among design students in France, Germany, Sweden and the UK. For the first time in the history of the competition, an all-European winne...

04-10-2019 Hits:407 European News

ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Taiding, China

ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Taiding, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Dezhou Taiding New Material Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (Dezhou Taiding) to supply a P-RC APMP (Pre-Conditioning Refiner Chemical Alkaline Peroxide Mechanical Pulp) fiberline with...

01-10-2019 Hits:897 Asian News

Toscotec chosen for an extensive rebuild of PM1 at JSC "Yarpaper", Russia.

Toscotec chosen for an extensive rebuild of PM1 at JSC "Yarpaper", Russia.

JSC "Yarpaper" selected Toscotec for a major rebuild of its paper machine at Yaroslavl mill, northeast of Moscow, Russia. PM1 has a wire sheet width of 2,830 mm, produces test liner and fluting in the range of 100 to 150 gsm, using 100% waste paper...

01-10-2019 Hits:436 European News

Valmet builds a new pilot facility at its Fiber Technology Center in Sundsvall

Valmet builds a new pilot facility at its Fiber Technology Center in Sundsvall

Valmet invests in a new pilot facility at its Fiber Technology Center in Sundsvall to strengthen the company’s research and development capabilities related to bioenergy, biofuels and biochemicals. The new pilot facility will start up in October 2020...

27-09-2019 Hits:459 European News

Mondi wins prize for ‘DashV1Box - DashBoxes by Mondi: The universal fit for your Dashboard range’

Mondi wins prize for ‘DashV1Box - DashBoxes by Mondi: The universal fit for your Dashboard range’

Mondi is a global leader in packaging and paper, delighting its customers and consumers with innovative packaging and paper solutions that are sustainable by design. Mondi Corrugated Packaging designers have been recognised at the German Packaging Aw...

26-09-2019 Hits:451 European News

The European Carton Excellence Awards’ Carton of the Year made of Metsä Board paperboard

The European Carton Excellence Awards’ Carton of the Year made of Metsä Board paperboard

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons produced using its quality paperboards were selected as winners at the 2019 European Carton Excellence A...

26-09-2019 Hits:424 European News

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

ANDRITZ Brasil Ltda., part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received the best manufacturer award in two categories of this year’s ABTCP “Best of of the Pulp & Paper Industry Award”: Machines and equipment for pulp production (for the...

26-09-2019 Hits:600 South American News

Toscotec strengthens its leadership of the Italian tissue market based on five year results.

Toscotec strengthens its leadership of the Italian tissue market based on five year results.

New tissue machine installations in Italy.  Toscotec has strengthened its leadership position in the Italian tissue market, based on new machine installations in the last five years. Since 2015, Toscotec has received five orders from Italian tissue ...

26-09-2019 Hits:473 European News

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regarding a potential extra dividend payment

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regarding a potential extra dividend payment

Rottneros AB (publ) (“Rottneros”) has just announced that it is, through a written procedure, soliciting approval from holders of its notes (the “Noteholders”) with ISIN SE0010297804 (the “Notes”) to waive the distribution restriction in the terms & ...

23-09-2019 Hits:674 financial News

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Due to a lower pace in the initial start-up of the new board machine at Gruvön, the effect on the result in the third quarter is adjusted by approximately SEK 150 million. The effects in the fourth quarter and the full year 2020 are expected to be un...

23-09-2019 Hits:550 financial News

Mark Sterry and Barbara Ness to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company Sales Team

Mark Sterry and Barbara Ness to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company Sales Team

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, is pleased to announce that industry professionals, Mark Sterry, and Barbara Ness have joined the company as Regional Sales Managers. Barba...

23-09-2019 Hits:554 North American News

Cost reduction programme with positive result effects of SEK 600 million with full effect 2021

Cost reduction programme with positive result effects of SEK 600 million with full effect 2021

BillerudKorsnäs introduces a cost reduction programme to ensure long-term efficiency and profitability. The measures include staff cuts in mainly administration, purchasing-related savings and efficiency improvements throughout the business. As a pa...

23-09-2019 Hits:429 European News

Stora Enso’s 5G technology solution in mill maintenance receives recognition

Stora Enso’s 5G technology solution in mill maintenance receives recognition

As one of the first companies in its industry, Stora Enso has implemented 5G technology to enable high density (HD) 360° camera solutions in their production environment. On 16 September, this solution was awarded second place in the Industry of Thin...

20-09-2019 Hits:458 European News

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Due to a lower pace in the initial start-up of the new board machine at Gruvön, the effect on the result in the third quarter is adjusted by approximately SEK 150 million. The effects in the fourth quarter and the full year 2020 are expected to be un...

20-09-2019 Hits:419 European News

New shoe-blade gap former DuoFormer CBh with excellent first results at Smurfit Kappa

New shoe-blade gap former DuoFormer CBh with excellent first results at Smurfit Kappa

Voith expands its portfolio in the forming section with the DuoFormer CBh – a cost- and space-efficient shoe-blade gap former solution for the fabrication of packaging papers at high production rates, providing paper producers with the utmost flexibi...

20-09-2019 Hits:422 European News

Recard, a new successful startup in Sweden for Klippans Bruk AB

Recard, a new successful startup in Sweden for Klippans Bruk AB

Recard was successfully started-up the new plant PM11 for Klippans Bruk in Sweden the last 19th august 2019.  This new machine will add an annual capacity of 30.000 tonnes/year of coloured and white high quality tissue to the market. The Recard’s su...

19-09-2019 Hits:393 European News

Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance.

Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance.

Maintenance managers and supervisors in tissue mills are required to work to budget and cut the costs of maintenance wherever possible. An efficient management of your TT SYD (Steel Yankee Dryer) helps reduce maintenance costs and avoiding the risk...

19-09-2019 Hits:416 European News

Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement

Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement

Valmet has launched a new Valmet Optical Consistency Measurement (Valmet OC2R), which has been developed for recycled pulp manufacturing applications, as well as general stock preparation applications in paper, tissue, and board. Valmet OC2R shares ...

19-09-2019 Hits:398 European News

Global Hygiène signs the acceptance of TM A.Celli iDEAL® 1800S

Global Hygiène signs the acceptance of TM A.Celli iDEAL® 1800S

In August the French customer's technicians validated the Factory Acceptance Test, carried out at A.Celli Paper’s facilities, for the tissue machine, the heart of the complete turnkey plant, entirely supplied by A.Celli Paper. The new iDEAL®1800...

19-09-2019 Hits:377 European News

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the market

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the market

Södra is adjusting the price of spruce logs and pulpwood. Spruce log supplies are high in both Sweden and the rest of Europe.  The global economy is showing continued signs of a slowdown, which is affecting the finished goods market, and market pri...

19-09-2019 Hits:570 financial News

Ola Thomasson new Mill Director at Rottneros Mill

Ola Thomasson new Mill Director at Rottneros Mill

Rottneros has appointed Ola Thomasson as Mill Director at Rottneros Mill. Ola most recently comes from Valmet, where he has held the position as Director Global Site Operations Tissue. He will take office no later than January 1, 2020 and will be par...

19-09-2019 Hits:367 European News

WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, SC, Paper Mill

WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, SC, Paper Mill

Shut down of one paper machine will reduce linerboard capacity by approximately 288,000 tons Focuses mill on manufacture of differentiated DuraSorb® and KraftPak® products Enables approximately $40 million EBITDA improvement WestRock Company h...

19-09-2019 Hits:413 North American News

European News

Mondi celebrates five wins at the WorldStar Awards

Mondi, global leader in innovative and sustainable packaging and paper solutions, has been recognised in four product categories at the WorldStar Pack...

WEPA chose Toscotec for 7 custom-made hood and air…

Since 2006, German tissue manufacturer WEPA Group has chosen Toscotec for all its hood rebuilds at various paper mills in Germany and Italy. These p...

New PMP Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press has been successfu…

On August 2018, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a press part rebuild of PM#2 in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper, Czech Republic. O...

Sustainable future of paper-based products: First …

The use of paper for packaging purposes is growing every year, due to its excellent environmental performance but also to the increasing demand relate...

American News

Verso Introduces Influence® Coated Paper Promotion 30 Years of Influence®. Made for Life.

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading North American producer of coated papers, has just introduced a new promotion for its market-leading No. 3 co...

Valmet delivers key technology for Bracell’s new pulp mill in Brazil

Valmet will deliver key technology for Bracell’s project to build a new pulp production line at the mill located in Lençóis Paulista, São Paulo state,...

Verso Corporation Announces Appointment of Two Independent Members to its Board of Directors

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that Nancy M. Taylor and Randy J. Nebel have been appointed as independent members of Verso's Board o...

Verso Corporation Announces Sale of Androscoggin and Stevens Point Mills for $400 million

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS or the "Company") has just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Androscoggin mill, locat...

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

Another 4 new PMP Intelli-Tissue® EcoEc Premium ma…

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has recently signed another contract for a delivery of  (4) new Intelli-Tissue® 1800 EcoEc Premium machines for APP, th...

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Indi…

International Paper has just announced that it has completed the sale of its controlling interest (21,873,521 shares) in International Paper APPM Limi...

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” …

In terms of market value, the global converting paper market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 1.9% during the forecast period, owing to various facto...

ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Ta…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Dezhou Taiding New Material Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (Dezhou Taiding) to sup...

Financial News

Kemira appoints Mikko Pohjala as Vice President, I…

Mikko PohjalaMikko Pohjala (M.Sc. Econ.) has been appointed Vice President, Investor Relations of Kemira Oyj starting from December 10, 2019. Mikko Po...

Resolute Further Enhances Liquidity with Amended a…

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has just announced that it has entered into an amended and restated senior secured credit agreement for up to $360 milli...

Minerals Technologies Announces New $75 Million Sh…

Minerals Technologies Inc. has just announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new, one-year $75 million share repurchase program, effecti...

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil have fallen ov…

Pulpmills in Brazil had some of the lowest wood fiber costs in the world in the 2Q/19, according to the WRQ. Over the past three years Eucalyptus pulp...

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...