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One of the world’s sustainability leaders

One of the world’s sustainability leaders

Iggesund Paperboard’s parent company, the Holmen Group, has gained a place on the Global 100, an index of the hundred most sustainable corporations in the world. Holmen ranks 21 and is the only company from the forest industry on the prestigious list...

20-01-2017 Hits:76 European News

Zelfo Technology Opens an Engineered Fibre Production and R&D unit.

Zelfo Technology Opens an Engineered Fibre Production and R&D unit.

Zelfo Technology (ZT) has reached an important milestone in its technical development program and will open an Engineered Fibre production and R&D unit in Schwedt, Northern Germany. The company engineers cellulosic and ligno-cellulosic fibres from a...

19-01-2017 Hits:88 European News

Smithers Pira: Paper Industry Professionals to Gather at Specialty Papers Europe Conference in Cologne, Germany 3-5 April 2017

Smithers Pira: Paper Industry Professionals to Gather at Specialty Papers Europe Conference in Cologne, Germany 3-5 April 2017

Over 150 key industry experts from the paper industry will assemble in Cologne, Germany from 3 – 5 April 2017 to attend Smithers Pira’s Specialty Papers Europe (http://www.specialtypaperconference.com/europe). With the global market for specialty ...

19-01-2017 Hits:87 European News

Stora Enso reconsiders its plans to build a chemical pulp mill in Beihai, China

Stora Enso reconsiders its plans to build a chemical pulp mill in Beihai, China

Stora Enso has initiated a process with the Government of Guangxi with the target to remove the authorisation for the hardwood chemical pulp mill from its investment permit. Stora Enso has previously announced that it considers building a chemical pu...

19-01-2017 Hits:83 Asian News

ANDRITZ to deliver complete folding box board production line to KAMA Karton LLC in Krasnokamsk, Perm Region, Russia

ANDRITZ to deliver complete folding box board production line to KAMA Karton LLC in Krasnokamsk, Perm Region, Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from KAMA Karton LLC, Krasnokamsk, Russia to supply a complete production line for folding box board with a basis weight range from 200 to 350 g/m2. The board machine has an annual capacit...

19-01-2017 Hits:91 European News

Mondi sponsors design awards to celebrate new PERGRAPHICA® portfolio

Mondi sponsors design awards to celebrate new PERGRAPHICA® portfolio

Launched last year, PERGRAPHICA® is Mondi’s portfolio of premium uncoated fine papers designed for the exacting needs of the creative and commercial print industries. Since then, it has won the admiration of many in the graphic design and printing in...

19-01-2017 Hits:83 European News

Valmet to supply an evaporation plant to Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper mill in Russia

Valmet to supply an evaporation plant to Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper mill in Russia

Valmet will supply a new evaporation plant, a combustion plant for gases generated in the production process and related automation systems for Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper mill in Novodvinsk, Russia. The delivery will be part of execution of the secon...

19-01-2017 Hits:81 European News

ANDRITZ successfully rebuilds sludge screw press at Stora Enso Anjala

ANDRITZ successfully rebuilds sludge screw press at Stora Enso Anjala

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed the rebuild of a sludge screw press at Stora Enso’s Anjala paper mill in Anjalankoski, Finland. The turnkey upgrade of the sludge screw press, which has been out of operation for the ...

18-01-2017 Hits:89 European News

Toscotec STEEL YANKEE DRYER TT SYD-22FT: the biggest ever done is on its way.

Toscotec STEEL YANKEE DRYER TT SYD-22FT: the biggest ever done is on its way.

On 15th December 2016, Toscotec shipped the first two TT SYD-22FT of 2° generation (diameter 6705 mm) from the port of Marina di Carrara, Tuscany. The first two Steel Yankee Dryers of the largest diameter ever built have left the dockand this is f...

17-01-2017 Hits:87 European News

BillerudKorsnäs makes further investment in Internet of Packaging

BillerudKorsnäs makes further investment in Internet of Packaging

BillerudKorsnäs is taking a further step into the Internet of Packaging by investing in a minority holding in UK technology company Hanhaa. The company’s solution allows users to track not only the location but also the condition of their deliveries ...

17-01-2017 Hits:84 Logistics

ANDRITZ to supply main production technologies and equipment for a new pulp mill in Lao PDR

ANDRITZ to supply main production technologies and equipment for a new pulp mill in Lao PDR

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Sun Paper Holding Lao Co. Ltd. to supply main production technologies and equipment for a new pulp mill located in the city of Xepon, Lao People's Democratic Republic. Start-up is expe...

17-01-2017 Hits:112 Asian News

New VP Manufacturing, R&D and Technology Sappi Europe

New VP Manufacturing, R&D and Technology Sappi Europe

After forty-two years of service to the company Mat Quaedvlieg has retired from his position as Vice President Manufacturing, R&D and Technology Sappi Europe on December 31st, 2016. He will continue as VP Strategic Business Projects on a part time ba...

13-01-2017 Hits:102 European News

Connected Packaging Solution Launched by WestRock, EVRYTHNG and Digimarc at NRF 2017

Connected Packaging Solution Launched by WestRock, EVRYTHNG and Digimarc at NRF 2017

WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) has just unveiled a connected packaging solution for smart products that combines Digimarc’s enabled barcode technology, with EVRYTHNG’s IoT Smart Products Platform to bring embedded, real time, connected digital intellige...

13-01-2017 Hits:147 North American News

Verso Corporation Names B. Christopher DiSantis as CEO

Verso Corporation Names B. Christopher DiSantis as CEO

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that B. Christopher DiSantis will become the chief executive officer and a director of Verso effective as of February 1, 2017.  An entrepreneurial leader with extensive manufacturing experience, DiSant...

13-01-2017 Hits:108 North American News

European News

One of the world’s sustainability leaders

Iggesund Paperboard’s parent company, the Holmen Group, has gained a place on the Global 100, an index of the hundred most sustainable corporations in...

Zelfo Technology Opens an Engineered Fibre Product…

Zelfo Technology (ZT) has reached an important milestone in its technical development program and will open an Engineered Fibre production and R&D uni...

Smithers Pira: Paper Industry Professionals to Gat…

Over 150 key industry experts from the paper industry will assemble in Cologne, Germany from 3 – 5 April 2017 to attend Smithers Pira’s Specialty Pa...

ANDRITZ to deliver complete folding box board prod…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from KAMA Karton LLC, Krasnokamsk, Russia to supply a complete production line for foldin...

American News

Sonoco Implementing Price Increase for Paperboard Tubes and Cores

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) has just announced it is implementing price increases for all paperboard tubes and cores in the United States and Canada by a minimu...

Connected Packaging Solution Launched by WestRock, EVRYTHNG and Digimarc at NRF 2017

WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) has just unveiled a connected packaging solution for smart products that combines Digimarc’s enabled barcode technology, w...

Verso Corporation Names B. Christopher DiSantis as CEO

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that B. Christopher DiSantis will become the chief executive officer and a director of Verso effectiv...

Endress+Hauser Releases Proline 300/500 Smart Flow Instruments

The Coriolis and electromagnetic flow instruments have been optimized for maximum safety, enhanced measurement quality and device accessibility. En...

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

Stora Enso reconsiders its plans to build a chemic…

Stora Enso has initiated a process with the Government of Guangxi with the target to remove the authorisation for the hardwood chemical pulp mill from...

ANDRITZ to supply main production technologies and…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Sun Paper Holding Lao Co. Ltd. to supply main production technologies and equipment ...

Kemira invests in expansion of ASA capacity in Nan…

Kemira will make a multi-million euro investment in the production line expansion of sizing agent (ASA) at its Nanjing site in China. Sizing agents ar...

Valmet to supply a white liquor pressure disc filt…

Valmet will deliver a white liquor pressure disc filter to Daio Paper Co. Ltd's Mishima pulp mill in Japan. The new filter is scheduled to start-up in...

Financial News

Kemira increases prices of pulp & paper proces…

Kemira announces price increase for its pulp & paper process chemical product line in APAC. The adjustment will be effective January 9, 2017 or as cus...

The Board of Directors of Valmet resolved on conti…

The Board of Directors of Valmet has decided to continue the share based incentive program for Valmet's key employees approved in December 2014. The a...

Södra provides SEK 10 million in funding for resea…

In November, the Södra Foundation for Research, Development and Education decided to contribute an additional SEK 10 million to research projects conn...

Rottneros signs agreement on debt financing within…

As part of the previously announced long-term goal of changing the capital structure through increased borrowing, the Rottneros Group has signed agree...

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...