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ANDRITZ successfully starts up a new HERB recovery boiler at Kuantum Papers Limited, India

ANDRITZ successfully starts up a new HERB recovery boiler at Kuantum Papers Limited, India

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a new 500 t/d HERB chemical recovery boiler at Kuantum Papers Limited in Saila Khurd, Hoshiapur district in the state of Punjab, India. The boiler is designed to handle a mixture of ...

14-04-2021 Hits:32 Asian News

The world's largest drum pulper: Voith presents IntensaDrum Duo for production volumes of 3,000 tons of paper per day

The world's largest drum pulper: Voith presents IntensaDrum Duo for production volumes of 3,000 tons of paper per day

The papermaking process starts with pulping and separation of coarse contaminants to prepare the pulp for the subsequent cleaning steps. Based on its many years of expertise, Voith Paper now introduces the latest technology within the BlueLine stock ...

14-04-2021 Hits:37 European News

Valmet to deliver new evaporation plant to Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet to deliver new evaporation plant to Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet will deliver a new evaporation line 3 for Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden. The new line will replace the oldest evaporation line 1 at the mill. The new evaporation plant is scheduled to start-up in the first quarter of 2023. The valu...

14-04-2021 Hits:34 European News

Sappi Europe announces price rise for all Coated & Uncoated paper grades in Europe by 7-10%

Sappi Europe announces price rise for all Coated & Uncoated paper grades in Europe by 7-10%

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for all its woodfree coated and woodfree uncoated paper grades by 7 – 10 % effective 1. June 2021 for all markets in Europe. This is in addition to the previously announced and implemented increases. Sharply ...

14-04-2021 Hits:29 Financial News

ABB’s new digital sheet break analysis helps maximize operational performance to improve production and profitability in paper mills

ABB’s new digital sheet break analysis helps maximize operational performance to improve production and profitability in paper mills

Digital sheet break solution provides a root cause analysis within one minute and acts as early warning system in a way not possible with current manual solutions ABB has released Sheet Break Performance, an ABB Ability™ Performance Service that aut...

14-04-2021 Hits:37 European News

Valmet to supply metering size press and size kitchen to Emami Paper Mills in India

Valmet to supply metering size press and size kitchen to Emami Paper Mills in India

Valmet will deliver a metering size press with sizing starch preparation and sizer supply system to Emami Paper Mills for its paper making line (PM3), which is located at its Balasore mill in Odisha, India. The order is included in Valmet's orders r...

13-04-2021 Hits:58 Asian News

Registration Now Open for 2021 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference

Registration Now Open for 2021 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference

The industry’s longest-running trade show and conference returns to Chicago this October with a new venue designed for even more networking and engagement. Recycling Today has announced that registration is now open for the publication’s annual Pa...

13-04-2021 Hits:53 Exhibitions

Toscotec accomplishes a dryer section rebuild at Cartiera di Ferrara, Italy

Toscotec accomplishes a dryer section rebuild at Cartiera di Ferrara, Italy

After a complete dryer section rebuild supplied by Toscotec, Cartiera di Ferrara fired up PM1 at its mill in Ferrara, Italy. Toscotec modified the entire dryer section, without changing its overall length and therefore leaving the positions of the pr...

09-04-2021 Hits:82 European News

Sappi Europe announces price rise for all graphical paper grades for export markets by 8-11%

Sappi Europe announces price rise for all graphical paper grades for export markets by 8-11%

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for all its mechanical coated, woodfree coated and woodfree uncoated paper grades by 8 – 11 % with immediate effect as contracts permit for its export markets. This is in addition to the previously announced an...

09-04-2021 Hits:79 Financial News

ABB to supply automated paper testing solution to drive efficiencies at Metsä Board mills in Finland

ABB to supply automated paper testing solution to drive efficiencies at Metsä Board mills in Finland

Paperboard producer standardizes operations with ABB’s next generation L&W Autoline for rapid, consistent measurements to ensure long-term process optimization and quality ABB will provide the paperboard producer Metsä Board with its L&W Aut...

09-04-2021 Hits:108 European News

Voith rebuilds complete PM 5 of customer PAPRESA for the optimized production of packaging paper

Voith rebuilds complete PM 5 of customer PAPRESA for the optimized production of packaging paper

PAPRESA, the leading southern European manufacturer of newsprint, commissioned Voith in March to completely rebuild PM 5 at the Rentería mill in Spain. The start-up of the ambitious project is scheduled for the first quarter of 2022. Subsequently, th...

09-04-2021 Hits:93 European News

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group announces Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group announces Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) announces Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps to provide high metering accuracy and excellent resistance to the viscous and abrasive chemicals commonly used in the pulp and paper industry. Unlike diaphragm,...

09-04-2021 Hits:89 European News

Maxco expands production with BW Papersystems triple-wall corrugator

Maxco expands production with BW Papersystems triple-wall corrugator

New machine will more than double company’s manufacturing capacity BW Papersystems has announced that Maxco Supply Inc., the largest independent manufacturer of corrugated packaging for the agricultural market in the San Joaquin Valley, has installe...

09-04-2021 Hits:98 North American News

Valmet supplies the first AI based machine vision system to Progroup’s world record containerboard machine in Germany

Valmet supplies the first AI based machine vision system to Progroup’s world record containerboard machine in Germany

Valmet will deliver the world’s first artificial intelligence (AI) based Valmet IQ Web Inspection System (WIS) to Progroup’s paper machine PM2 in Eisenhüttendstadt, Germany. The PM2 has been a world speed record-setter since its start-up by Valmet in...

30-03-2021 Hits:186 European News

Toscotec finalizes a drying section rebuild at Cartiera San Giorgio, Italy.

Toscotec finalizes a drying section rebuild at Cartiera San Giorgio, Italy.

Cartiera San Giorgio successfully started up its PM1 after the complete rebuilt of its dryer section by Toscotec. PM1 has a trim width of 2,500 mm, and produces wet creped tissue in the basis weight range from 30 to 50 gsm, using virgin cellulose and...

25-03-2021 Hits:173 European News

Why you should use packaging robots for automatic reel bundles preparation

Why you should use packaging robots for automatic reel bundles preparation

The preparation of reels bundles is an operation that requires great precision, attention and speed. This is to ensure safe packaging capable of preserving the quality of the reels during transport, to avoid the occurrence of bottlenecks in productio...

23-03-2021 Hits:200 European News

ABB digital solutions, process expertise and data analytics built into new paper industry research project with climate protection target

ABB digital solutions, process expertise and data analytics built into new paper industry research project with climate protection target

Classed as one of the most energy-intensive manufacturing sectors, the paper industry has ambitions to achieve climate protection goals while also maintaining competitiveness and long-term employment. Modellfabrik Papier, founded in Düren, Germany, ...

23-03-2021 Hits:206 European News

Pasaban Upgrades Papel Aralar's Non-woven Paper Winder

Pasaban Upgrades Papel Aralar's Non-woven Paper Winder

Paper and board sheeters and winders more than 10 years old, usually need to be refurbished in order to improve their efficiency. For this reason, upgrading this type of machines is the best option, as the return on investment is short-term. “The upg...

23-03-2021 Hits:186 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up complete LC pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, Portugal

ANDRITZ successfully starts up complete LC pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, Portugal

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a complete continuous low-consistency (LC) pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, Portugal. The new ANDRITZ LC pulping system installed features several design upgrades: FibreSolv...

22-03-2021 Hits:254 European News

Lucart validates Toscotec’s TT Defender ability to increase Yankee efficiency.

Lucart validates Toscotec’s TT Defender ability to increase Yankee efficiency.

Toscotec has recently introduced TT Defender, a leading-edge patented innovation that provides Yankee dryers with an effective internal protection coating against corrosive steam. Toscotec has successfully tested TT Defender at Lucart Group’s Diecimo...

17-03-2021 Hits:222 European News

Saver, the eco-sustainable embossing technology by Engraving Solutions, celebrates its ten year anniversary

Saver, the eco-sustainable embossing technology by Engraving Solutions, celebrates its ten year anniversary

Saver, Engraving Solutions’ technology for eco-sustainable embossing, turns 10. With over 200 engraved rollers sold all over the world, it has become a reference point for all converters who want beautiful, soft, resistant, and eco-friendly products....

15-03-2021 Hits:257 European News

ABB delivers machine modernization plan for one of the world’s most advanced pulp and board mills

ABB delivers machine modernization plan for one of the world’s most advanced pulp and board mills

Major upgrade with ABB Ability ™ System 800xA drives and quality control solutions underway for enhanced operations at Iggesund Paperboard Global technology company ABB is leading a major installation of new drives, control systems and quality contr...

10-03-2021 Hits:336 European News

Pasaban Focuses On Upgrades Of Paper And Cardboard Sheeters And Winders

Pasaban Focuses On Upgrades Of Paper And Cardboard Sheeters And Winders

Pasaban Upgrades, the ideal solution to get the best out of your paper and cardboard converting equipment.   Upgrading sheeters and winders is essential if you want to increase the life of old machines and improve their performance.   The...

08-03-2021 Hits:326 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue production line delivered to Berli Jucker Cellox, Thailand

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue production line delivered to Berli Jucker Cellox, Thailand

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the tissue production line delivered to Berli Jucker Cellox Ltd. for their mill in Prachinburi, Thailand. The PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue machine has a design speed of 1,900 m/min and a ...

05-03-2021 Hits:384 Asian News

Toscotec launches new YES-CONNECT-VISION AR system for effective remote service

Toscotec launches new YES-CONNECT-VISION AR system for effective remote service

Toscotec upgraded its YES-CONNECT-VISION AR (Augmented Reality) system to provide faster and more effectiveremote services. After launching the first version in 2018, Toscotec perfected the system based on user feedback and practice in the field...

04-03-2021 Hits:285 European News

Mauro Luna is Körber Tissue’s new Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Mauro Luna is Körber Tissue’s new Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Mauro Luna has been appointed Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Körbers Business Area Tissue and will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Oswaldo Cruz. He joined the company in 2019 as Global Head of Sales at the Körber Business Area Tissue...

22-02-2021 Hits:340 European News

A.Celli R-WAY®AGV: Berry Global Statesville Case Study

A.Celli R-WAY®AGV: Berry Global Statesville Case Study

How the Berry Global Statesville plant increased its efficiency, safety and productivity with the A.Celli TVC B Automated Guided Vehicle. Berry Global Group Inc., headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is a Fortune 500 company and a leading global su...

19-02-2021 Hits:344 European News

Hayat Kimya leverages Kӧrber integrated converting and packaging solutions to advance premium tissue growth in Russian market

Hayat Kimya leverages Kӧrber integrated converting and packaging solutions to advance premium tissue growth in Russian market

In Russia, consumer demand for innovative, premium quality tissue products has risen dramatically, driven by tissue manufacturer Hayat Kimya’s leadership in innovation, product differentiation, and quality. As part of its strategic response to the in...

19-02-2021 Hits:340 Asian News

European Paper Industry welcomes revamped EU trade policy’s support to green and digital transitions

European Paper Industry welcomes revamped EU trade policy’s support to green and digital transitions

Last year the European Commission launched a major review process of the European Union's trade policy to help contribute to a resilient and sustainable EU economy after the coronavirus pandemic. The review process looked at strengthening relationsh...

19-02-2021 Hits:373 European News

International Paper's Board of Directors Elects DG Macpherson

International Paper's Board of Directors Elects DG Macpherson

International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) announced the election of DG Macpherson to its Board of Directors effective March 1, 2021.  Mr. Macpherson, 53, currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of W.W. Grainger, Inc., a Fortune 5...

19-02-2021 Hits:389 North American News

Valmet delivers all main process islands and automation for Metsä Fibre’s Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland

Valmet delivers all main process islands and automation for Metsä Fibre’s Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland

Valmet and Metsä Fibre, which is part of Metsä Group, have finalized the agreement for the key technology delivery covering all main process islands and automation systems for Metsä Fibre's Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland. The new bioproduct mill wil...

19-02-2021 Hits:432 European News

Clearwater Paper Suspended Arkansas Operations Due to Severe Weather Conditions

Clearwater Paper Suspended Arkansas Operations Due to Severe Weather Conditions

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW), a premier supplier of quality consumer tissue, away-from-home tissue, parent roll tissue and bleached paperboard, announced that it temporarily suspended its pulp and paperboard operation in Cypress Bend, Ark...

18-02-2021 Hits:244 North American News

ABB delivers first-of-its-kind winder safety system for New Zealand paper mill

ABB delivers first-of-its-kind winder safety system for New Zealand paper mill

Oji Fibre Solutions selects ABB to install automation and winder systems to improve operator safety at Penrose Mill in Auckland Oji Fibre Solutions, a leading producer of market pulp, paperboard and fiber-based packaging, has appointed ABB to supply...

18-02-2021 Hits:259 Oceania News

Giovacchino Giurlani is the new Managing Director of Körber Tissue’s Fold Division

Giovacchino Giurlani is the new Managing Director of Körber Tissue’s Fold Division

Giovacchino Giurlani is the new Managing Director of the Fold Division of Körbers Business Area Tissue, the most advanced and complete supplier in the world of technologies dedicated to tissue. Giovacchino GiurlaniGiovacchino has an in-depth knowled...

17-02-2021 Hits:319 European News

Pioneer in plastic-free packaging one of the first to install Sulzer’s wireless condition monitoring

Pioneer in plastic-free packaging one of the first to install Sulzer’s wireless condition monitoring

Kotkamills is a forest products company based in Kotka, Finland. The company specializes in consumer boards, laminating paper, and sawn products – and is an innovative pioneer in introducing new technologies. Kotkamills actively accelerates the adopt...

17-02-2021 Hits:318 European News

Endress+Hauser launches iTEMP TMT142B smart transmitter with Bluetooth

Endress+Hauser launches iTEMP TMT142B smart transmitter with Bluetooth

Rugged field transmitter provides innovative functionality, improved measurement performance, and ease of use for applications in harsh environment conditions. February 16, 2021 – Endress+Hauser launches iTEMP TMT142B, new generation smart temperatu...

17-02-2021 Hits:294 European News

New flexoprinting machine in Jatne will answer to growing demand for sustainable food packaging

New flexoprinting machine in Jatne will answer to growing demand for sustainable food packaging

The demand for flexible packaging materials is growing amid the transition towards sustainable food packaging. Walki has answered to this need by investing in a brand new flexo printing machine in its Jatne plant in Poland. “This new investment will...

17-02-2021 Hits:501 European News

JSC Yarpaper successfully starts up PM1 after major rebuild by Toscotec

JSC Yarpaper successfully starts up PM1 after major rebuild by Toscotec

Toscotec successfully accomplished an extensive rebuild of Russian containerboard manufacturer JSC Yarpaper’s PM1 at their mill in Yaroslavl, near Moscow. PM1 has a wire width of 2,830 mm and produces 100% recycled-based fluting and test liner in the...

17-02-2021 Hits:216 European News

GS Paperboard and Packaging selects TietoEVRY to be their business renewal partner

GS Paperboard and Packaging selects TietoEVRY to be their business renewal partner

Digitalization with data integration between various systems will optimize efficiency in production planning, reduce waste and improve customer service. GS Paperboard & Packaging Group (GSPP), one of the largest players in the domestic container...

17-02-2021 Hits:213 European News

The new Voith OnCare.pmPortal – Digital data and inventory management for maximum transparency and availability

The new Voith OnCare.pmPortal – Digital data and inventory management for maximum transparency and availability

The data and inventory management of products and consumables involves a considerable amount of administrative work. The new digital asset management tool OnCare.pmPortal now offers paper manufacturers an optimum alternative for increasing both the t...

16-02-2021 Hits:291 European News

Mondi launches AegisPaper, a complete range of recyclable barrier papers for sustainable packaging solutions

Mondi launches AegisPaper, a complete range of recyclable barrier papers for sustainable packaging solutions

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has successfully developed a new recyclable functional barrier paper range. Designed with protection in mind, this range of certified recyclable barrier paper solutions is fully integrated across Mondi’s...

11-02-2021 Hits:294 European News

FreeForm Packaging AB launches a one-sided laminate based on 85% paper

FreeForm Packaging AB launches a one-sided laminate based on 85% paper

FreeForm Packaging is launching a new, stretchable, paper laminate based on 85% paper. The new laminate is considered to be “one-sided”, which has been highly requested by many brand owners and retailers. Called Standard Paper Out, it does not have t...

11-02-2021 Hits:215 European News

Metsä Board starts a development programme for its Kemi paperboard mill

Metsä Board starts a development programme for its Kemi paperboard mill

Metsä Board launches a development programme for its white-top kraftliner mill in Kemi, enabled by Metsä Fibre's new bioproduct mill investment announced today. The development programme is a significant step towards the company's sustainability targ...

11-02-2021 Hits:240 European News

A.Celli X-Roll: how to reduce the consumption of a Tissue machine with a single press nip configuration

A.Celli X-Roll: how to reduce the consumption of a Tissue machine with a single press nip configuration

Among the main features of quality Tissue paper there are certainly a high bulkiness and softness. How can this be achieved by using a conventional configuration with a single press nip and, at the same time, decrease energy consumption? The answer i...

09-02-2021 Hits:307 European News

Successful start-up of Papel Aralar’s PM 5 for sustainable wet wipes

Successful start-up of Papel Aralar’s PM 5 for sustainable wet wipes

Voith and the nonwoven fabric expert Truetzschler Nonwovens have delivered a new system for specialty paper production to the Spanish paper factory Papel Aralar. In December, the PM 5 successfully started up and is now stably producing adult and baby...

09-02-2021 Hits:314 European News

New cross-range colour matching tool from Arjowiggins

New cross-range colour matching tool from Arjowiggins

Arjowiggins has launched an innovative new colour matching tool to make it simple for designers and brands to combine products from two of its complementary creative paper collections - Keaykolour and Curious Metallics. With this new tool Arjowiggin...

09-02-2021 Hits:297 European News

Valmet to supply steam profiler and condition monitoring solution and services to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Co., Ltd. in China

Valmet to supply steam profiler and condition monitoring solution and services to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Co., Ltd. in China

Valmet will supply Valmet IQ Steam Profiler and Valmet DNA Machine Monitoring systems with condition monitoring analysis and diagnosis services to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Co., Ltd. in China. The systems will be installed on Jingxing Paper’s paper mac...

09-02-2021 Hits:319 Asian News

Valmet and Anhui Shanying in China extend the unique roll service and condition monitoring agreement for a further three years

Valmet and Anhui Shanying in China extend the unique roll service and condition monitoring agreement for a further three years

Valmet and Shanying International Holdings Co., Ltd., have signed an agreement for an additional three years of Valmet’s roll maintenance and condition monitoring services at the company's Anhui mill in China. The services cover roll grinding, recov...

25-01-2021 Hits:319 Asian News

Sun Paper’s second paper machine PM 2 in Laos sets a new start-up record

Sun Paper’s second paper machine PM 2 in Laos sets a new start-up record

On January 10th, Sun Paper started up a new packaging production line PM 2 in Laos. As the 6th packaging paper machine that Voith supplied to Sun Paper, PM 2 started up 18 days ahead of schedule and is Sun Paper’s second paper machine outside of Chin...

25-01-2021 Hits:308 Asian News

Metsä Board starts pre-engineering for paperboard capacity expansion

Metsä Board starts pre-engineering for paperboard capacity expansion

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, aims at strengthening its position as Europe’s leading producer of folding boxboard and plans to increase its production capacity. The company has started pre-engineering for increasing the annual production capacit...

25-01-2021 Hits:410 European News

ABB partners with ACA Systems to offer new online porosity sensor for paper mills

ABB partners with ACA Systems to offer new online porosity sensor for paper mills

ABB boosts portfolio with ACA Permi sensor, which provides online air permeability measurements and acts as early warning system for unwanted process changes ABB has entered into a partnership with ACA Systems, the leading supplier of porosity senso...

19-01-2021 Hits:465 European News

Valmet to supply another OptiConcept M container board making line to Shanying Paper, Guangdong, in China

Valmet to supply another OptiConcept M container board making line to Shanying Paper, Guangdong, in China

Valmet will supply a new OptiConcept M container board making line with extensive packages of automation and services to Shanying Paper, Guangdong at its Zhaoqing mill in China. The new board making line (PM 53) will produce test liner grades and con...

18-01-2021 Hits:428 Asian News

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line to Europap Tezol Kağit in Turkey

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line to Europap Tezol Kağit in Turkey

Europap Tezol Kağit will boost capacity with a Toscotec-supplied AHEAD 2.2S tissue machine at its integrated production base in Mersin, Turkey. This is a repeat order for Toscotec who already supplied a TT SYD steel Yankee dryer installed on their PM...

18-01-2021 Hits:312 European News

Seamless and timely customer support combined with leading innovations - Körber Business Area Tissue increases sales and orders in 2020

Seamless and timely customer support combined with leading innovations - Körber Business Area Tissue increases sales and orders in 2020

Over the course of this year the Tissue market evolved significantly: the uncertainty of the cost of pulp, the high competitiveness of the market, and the upheavals created by the current pandemic opened up new challenges. The Körber Business Area Ti...

14-01-2021 Hits:375 European News

Futura builds on strong foundation in North America

Futura builds on strong foundation in North America

Key appointments are at the heart of Futura’s initiative to strengthen its presence in North America, a market with many key customers, which already includes a significant proportion of Futura’s global references. Joining the leadership team at Fut...

14-01-2021 Hits:355 North American News

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for Fine Paper grades by US$ 50/ton for all Overseas markets.

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for Fine Paper grades by US$ 50/ton for all Overseas markets.

The decrease in consumption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic continues to place strong pressure on prices. In combination with cost increases in paper production and transport this has continued to lead to unsustainable profitability levels, especiall...

14-01-2021 Hits:359 Financial News

World record production with ANDRITZ HC refiner at Jiangsu Bohui Paper Industry, China

World record production with ANDRITZ HC refiner at Jiangsu Bohui Paper Industry, China

In close cooperation with its customer Jiangsu Bohui Paper Industry, international technology group ANDRITZ recently achieved a milestone in high-consistency (HC) refining by processing a peak capacity of 1,300 admt/d of local hardwood chips per day ...

14-01-2021 Hits:537 Asian News

Domtar Corporation Announces Sale of Personal Care Business to American Industrial Partners for $920 Million

Domtar Corporation Announces Sale of Personal Care Business to American Industrial Partners for $920 Million

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) has just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Personal Care business to American Industrial Partners (AIP) for $920 million. (All financial information is in U.S. dollars, un...

11-01-2021 Hits:405 Canadian News

Rottneros decides on environmental investments at Vallvik Mill

Rottneros decides on environmental investments at Vallvik Mill

Rottneros’ Board has decided on investments to reduce emissions to water at Vallvik Mill. The investments amount to a total of SEK 33 million and are linked to the mill's updated environmental permit, which has now gained legal force, allowing an ann...

11-01-2021 Hits:442 European News

SCA to increase Kraftliner price by €50 per tonne

SCA to increase Kraftliner price by €50 per tonne

SCA will increase the price of White and Brown Kraftliner by €50 per tonne. The new price is valid for deliveries from February 1, 2021. “The market is characterized by a very strong demand for Kraftliner” says Mikael Frölander, Vice President Sale...

08-01-2021 Hits:370 Financial News

ABB completes large-scale remote commissioning of winder drives for major paper producer in India

ABB completes large-scale remote commissioning of winder drives for major paper producer in India

Paperboard and specialty paper producer ITC achieves greater uptime, improved reliability and better runnability through major upgrades completed in a short timeframe ABB has completed a large-scale remote commissioning of winder drives, upgrading a...

08-01-2021 Hits:576 Asian News

Sappi Europe Media Release: Sappi Maastricht sells south-western part of the industrial estate to Belvédère Wijkontwikkelingsmaatschappij (municipality of Maastricht)

Sappi Europe Media Release: Sappi Maastricht sells south-western part of the industrial estate to Belvédère Wijkontwikkelingsmaatschappij (municipality of Maastricht)

Sappi Maastricht and the Belvédère Wijkontwikkelingsmaatschappij (Neighborhood Development Company, WOM) of the Municipality of Maastricht have signed an agreement that will finalize the sale of the southwestern part of the Maastricht paper mill site...

08-01-2021 Hits:387 European News

Emtec Electronic Showcases Innovative Approach to Measuring Tissue Softness at the 2021 Tissue Conference

Emtec Electronic Showcases Innovative Approach to Measuring Tissue Softness at the 2021 Tissue Conference

Emtec’s unique invention, the TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer, provides a simple, quick, and reliable way to get objective measurements of the haptic properties of tissue paper.  In this year’s Tissue Conference, hosted by Tissue Analytica in colla...

08-01-2021 Hits:537 European News

Automation pioneer ABB confirmed as #1 DCS market leader

Automation pioneer ABB confirmed as #1 DCS market leader

Customer focus, digital innovation and remote services were drivers for ABB’s leadership position in Distributed Control Systems (DCS) for the 21st consecutive year, according to analyst  Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are central to automat...

17-12-2020 Hits:498 European News

UK logistics sector faces major threats

UK logistics sector faces major threats

The logistics industry, currently one of the greatest winners in the 2020 pandemic world, is under enormous threat going into 2021 as one of the UK’s prime business sectors is targeted by sophisticated cyber-destructors and intellectual property thie...

17-12-2020 Hits:499 Logistics

Kemira and DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences partner for development and commercialization of new breakthrough biomaterials

Kemira and DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences partner for development and commercialization of new breakthrough biomaterials

The two companies join forces to commercialize applications of new tailored biomaterials and biobased chemicals, based on DuPont’s breakthrough biotechnology platform. Kemira’s role in the collaboration will be to co-develop and commercialize a range...

17-12-2020 Hits:490 European News

Toscotec to supply three tissue rebuild projects

Toscotec to supply three tissue rebuild projects

Toscotec will deliver three tissue machine rebuilds located at different mills to a confidential global producer.  Toscotec will rebuild the drying sections of two tissue machines, as well as the wet end and winding sections of another machine....

19-11-2020 Hits:818 European News

Mondi Ansbach steps up its customer proposition by offering more sustainable packaging solutions

Mondi Ansbach steps up its customer proposition by offering more sustainable packaging solutions

Last year, Mondi, a leading global packaging and paper manufacturer, announced that it would expand its existing plant in Ansbach, Southern Germany, to become the largest heavy-duty corrugated cardboard plant in Europe. The “Ansbach 2020” project, an...

18-11-2020 Hits:647 European News

A.Celli Paper & Aktül Kağit: only two weeks to start up the rewinder

A.Celli Paper & Aktül Kağit: only two weeks to start up the rewinder

Aktül Kağıt is a company that produces tissue paper from 100% virgin wood pulp, managing Private Label products for the main local and foreign chains. It also supplies high quality jumbo rolls for numerous converting facilities, located both in Turke...

13-11-2020 Hits:649 European News

New ABB Weight Virtual Measurement reduces sheet break recovery time and boosts mill profitability

New ABB Weight Virtual Measurement reduces sheet break recovery time and boosts mill profitability

Step change for modern mill transformation as new online measurement enables more efficient and cost-effective management of start-up events ABB has just launched Weight Virtual Measurement, an ABB Ability™ Performance Service that allows paper, pa...

13-11-2020 Hits:662 European News

Toscotec-Rebuilt Hoods yield double-digit consumption reduction at Wepa Giershagen

Toscotec-Rebuilt Hoods yield double-digit consumption reduction at Wepa Giershagen

Wepa Group is one of the largest tissue manufacturers in Europe, with 13 sites, 21 paper machines, a production of approx. 780,000 t/year, and a positive annual growth trend. Since 2002, Toscotec and Wepa’s cooperation has been particularly strong at...

12-11-2020 Hits:637 European News

Stora Enso to start feasibility study for expanding pulp and board capacity at Skoghall Mill

Stora Enso to start feasibility study for expanding pulp and board capacity at Skoghall Mill

Stora Enso has decided to commence a feasibility study and environmental permit application process on enhancing and expanding the pulp- and board-making capabilities at its Skoghall Mill in Sweden. The investment would leverage the already strong mi...

11-11-2020 Hits:905 European News

The Paper Freezer Pack: A Novel Use for Wood Fiber

The Paper Freezer Pack: A Novel Use for Wood Fiber

Accelerated by recent events, e-commerce sales continue to boom as today’s consumers purchase more of the products they use every day online — from the clothes they wear to the meals they eat. Unfortunately, this has increased concerns about unnecess...

06-11-2020 Hits:947 North American News

WEG supplies permanent magnet motor to Klabin

WEG supplies permanent magnet motor to Klabin

W22 Magnet brings more productivity for the production of paper and pulp Continuously investing in innovation, WEG's philosophy is to develop high performance products and efficient solutions in order to offer ideal solutions to its customers. Among...

06-11-2020 Hits:1120 South American News

Toscotec’s rebuild achieves production increase at Skjern Paper, Denmark.

Toscotec’s rebuild achieves production increase at Skjern Paper, Denmark.

Skjern Paper is Denmark’s only paper mill. Founded in 1965, it is situated in Skjern, West Jutland. Since 2005, the ownership majority has been held by Buur Invest A/S, a Danish privately-owned investment company. The mill’s current annual capacity i...

04-11-2020 Hits:1182 European News

ANDRITZ to supply evaporation plant to ITC Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division in India

ANDRITZ to supply evaporation plant to ITC Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division in India

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from ITC Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division (ITC-PSPD) to supply a new evaporation plant for its Bhadrachalam unit located in Telangana, India. ANDRITZ will supply a new 7-effect ev...

04-11-2020 Hits:992 European News

Voith installs MasterJet Pro headbox for Ilim Group in Russia with support from OnCall.Video

Voith installs MasterJet Pro headbox for Ilim Group in Russia with support from OnCall.Video

The Ilim Group in Russia had been planning for a long time to upgrade the PM 4 at its plant in Koryazhma by adding a new MasterJet Pro headbox. However, due to pandemic-related travel bans the installation team from Heidenheim was not able to get to ...

03-11-2020 Hits:1351 European News

ANDRITZ to supply non-condensable gases (NCG) incineration system for Bracell’s new pulp mill in Brazil

ANDRITZ to supply non-condensable gases (NCG) incineration system for Bracell’s new pulp mill in Brazil

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Bracell to supply the non-condensable gases (NCG) incineration system on EPCC basis for Bracell’s pulp mill Project “STAR” in Lençóis Paulista, in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. The ...

03-11-2020 Hits:1204 South American News

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for the Fine Paper range for Overseas markets

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for the Fine Paper range for Overseas markets

The decrease in consumption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has triggered strong pressure on prices. In combination with cost increases in paper production and transport this has led to unsustainable profitability levels, especially felt in our overs...

02-11-2020 Hits:649 European News

Toscotec exceeds performance goal on wet end rebuild at Papeterie Le Bourray

Toscotec exceeds performance goal on wet end rebuild at Papeterie Le Bourray

In June 2020, Toscotec successfully rebuilt the approach flow and wet end of PM4 at Papeterie Le Bourray in Saint-Mars-la-Brière, France. After two months of stable production, PM4 exceeded the performance targets relating to the improvement of sheet...

28-10-2020 Hits:691 European News

The Reusable Paper Bag, a better choice for the climate

The Reusable Paper Bag, a better choice for the climate

There are more and more reasons to replace the plastic Bag for Life with one in paper when you go shopping. BillerudKorsnäs and AB Group Packaging therefore proudly present the reusable paper bag, one of the world´s strongest paper bags now available...

27-10-2020 Hits:684 European News

The New Moog Modular Electrohydrostatic Actuation System (EAS) Combines the Best of Two Worlds: Electrohydraulic (EH) and Electromechanical (EM) Actuation

The New Moog Modular Electrohydrostatic Actuation System (EAS) Combines the Best of Two Worlds: Electrohydraulic (EH) and Electromechanical (EM) Actuation

Moog Industrial Group, a division of Moog Inc., (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) today announced the market introduction of the new Modular EAS System. The Modular EAS is a highly flexible system with excellent scalability and variability and can be easily ad...

27-10-2020 Hits:709 European News

James Cropper reflects on its history as it marks 175th anniversary

James Cropper reflects on its history as it marks 175th anniversary

Having survived fires, The Great Depression, two world wars and now in the midst of a global pandemic, this year marks a milestone 175th anniversary for James Cropper, one of the world’s most innovative papermakers.   A...

26-10-2020 Hits:927 European News

VPK Group NV and Encase Ltd reach acquisition agreement

VPK Group NV and Encase Ltd reach acquisition agreement

VPK Group came to an agreement with COPI Holding to buy Encase Ltd, manufacturer and designer of corrugated cardboard packaging. Encase Ltd operates two integrated corrugated packaging plants in England and one sheet plant in Scotland. It is VPK’s in...

23-10-2020 Hits:697 European News

ZELLCHEMING-Expo 2021: New perspectives for the paper- and cellulose-based industry!

ZELLCHEMING-Expo 2021: New perspectives for the paper- and cellulose-based industry!

With the foundation of ZELLCHEMING Service GmbH, the reorientation of the ZELLCHEMING Association with a clear separation between voluntary association life and economic activities is now officially completed. Behind the scenes, work has already bee...

23-10-2020 Hits:693 Exhibitions

Why manufacturing environmentally friendly packaging and paper is essential for the future

Why manufacturing environmentally friendly packaging and paper is essential for the future

As a new age of consumer behaviour emerges, and governments are distracted by the pandemic - environmental concerns have fallen from the political and public agenda. The dramatic increase in e-commerce and home deliveries has caused a sharp rise in ...

23-10-2020 Hits:2428 European News

Södra delivers stable result in current market condition

Södra delivers stable result in current market condition

The current market conditions had a significant impact on Södra’s operating profit in the third quarter. Despite higher year-on-year delivery volumes for Södra’s core products, the price formation for market pulp was weaker. For the third quarter, Sö...

22-10-2020 Hits:672 Financial News

Valmet to supply a fine paper making line to Asia Symbol XinHui in China

Valmet to supply a fine paper making line to Asia Symbol XinHui in China

Valmet will supply a fine paper making line with stock preparation and an extensive scope of automation to Asia Symbol (Guangdong) Paper in XinHui, China. The new high-capacity fine paper making line will be designed to produce top-quality woodf...

22-10-2020 Hits:728 Asian News

Toscotec to deliver a Steel Yankee Dryer to C. Y. P. Del R. S.A., Colombia

Toscotec to deliver a Steel Yankee Dryer to C. Y. P. Del R. S.A., Colombia

Toscotec will supply a second-generation TT SYD Steel Yankee Dryer to the Colombian tissue manufacturer Cartones Y Papeles Del Risaralda. The new TT SYD will replace a cast iron Yankee on PM1 at its Risaralda mill in Western Colombia. Toscotec’s Ste...

22-10-2020 Hits:694 South American News

Valmet receives a tissue line order from WEPA in the United Kingdom

Valmet receives a tissue line order from WEPA in the United Kingdom

Valmet will supply a complete tissue line, including full automation package, to WEPA’s mill in Bridgend, the United Kingdom. The investment is a strategic step for the company to strengthen its presence in the United Kingdom. The order is included ...

21-10-2020 Hits:708 European News

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Brazilian Corrugated Packaging Business

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Brazilian Corrugated Packaging Business

International Paper (NYSE: IP) has just announced that it completed the previously disclosed sale of its Brazilian corrugated packaging business to Klabin S.A. The business has three containerboard mills and four box plants. The company will c...

19-10-2020 Hits:781 South American News

A.Celli Paper will supply three new E-WIND ® Tissue rewinders to Guangxi Sun Paper

A.Celli Paper will supply three new E-WIND ® Tissue rewinders to Guangxi Sun Paper

The supply of A.Celli tissue and paper rewinders for the Shandong Sun Holdings Group continues with the sale of another 3 top of the range tissue rewinders for the Beihai plant, in the province of Guangxi, China. Shandong Sun Holdings Group, a lea...

16-10-2020 Hits:775 Asian News

ANDRITZ to supply stock preparation equipment for sack paper production to Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill, Russia

ANDRITZ to supply stock preparation equipment for sack paper production to Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill, Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill, a member of the Segezha Group (part of PJSC Sistema), to supply stock preparation equipment for its mill in Segezha, Republic of Karelia, Russia. Start-up ...

16-10-2020 Hits:1148 European News

Voith successfully commissions its first virtual reality training system worldwide at LEIPA with OnCall.Video

Voith successfully commissions its first virtual reality training system worldwide at LEIPA with OnCall.Video

LEIPA is the world’s first paper mill to employ virtual reality (VR) from Voith as a modern and immersive training method. At the Schwedt location, the company trains its employees extremely effectively using the VR system. To perform the installatio...

15-10-2020 Hits:777 European News

DS Smith Targets 30% Reduction of Carbon Emissions by 2030 in Partnership with World Kinect Energy Services

DS Smith Targets 30% Reduction of Carbon Emissions by 2030 in Partnership with World Kinect Energy Services

Energy management partnership to drive sustainability goals at packaging provider DS Smith, the FTSE 100 leading provider of sustainable packaging, has just announced a new partnership with World Kinect Energy Services to manage energy consumption f...

15-10-2020 Hits:840 European News

Valmet has completed the acquisition of PMP Group, a provider of technologies and services for the paper industry

Valmet has completed the acquisition of PMP Group, a provider of technologies and services for the paper industry

Valmet has completed the acquisition of PMP Group in Poland following the agreement that was announced on September 11. PMP Group is a provider of technologies and services for the paper industry. The enterprise value of the acquisition is approximat...

15-10-2020 Hits:820 Financial News

Valmet to supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild to Modern Karton in Turkey

Valmet to supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild to Modern Karton in Turkey

Valmet will supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild and a wide scope of automation to Modern Karton Sanayii Ve Ticaret at its Tekirdağ Mill in Turkey. In the project, paper machine PM 3 which is currently producing recycled contain...

15-10-2020 Hits:747 European News

Toscotec to supply two major rebuilds in Africa and Western Europe on a turnkey basis

Toscotec to supply two major rebuilds in Africa and Western Europe on a turnkey basis

Toscotec will rebuild two tissue machines in Western Europe and Africa for a leading tissue manufacturer that remains confidential. The projects are on a turnkey basis and are scheduled for completion in 2021. For the project in Europe, Toscotec wil...

15-10-2020 Hits:722 European News

Tissue specialists of the Körber Group now offer unique portfolio under a common brand

Tissue specialists of the Körber Group now offer unique portfolio under a common brand

Synergy between tissue companies will meet customers increased needs for speed, choice and technologically advanced solutions With the strategic aim of becoming the most advanced and complete supplier in the world of technologies dedicated to tissue...

14-10-2020 Hits:1101 European News

SMARTADVISOR® UPGRADE PROVIDES NEW BENEFITS FOR MONITORING CONTINUOUS PROCESSES

SMARTADVISOR® UPGRADE PROVIDES NEW BENEFITS FOR MONITORING CONTINUOUS PROCESSES

AMETEK Surface Vision, a leading provider of online surface inspection solutions, has upgraded its SmartAdvisor® web and process monitoring system, providing additional benefits for customers. Versatile and easy to use, SmartAdvisor is a video monit...

14-10-2020 Hits:921 North American News

SAICA GROUP TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW PLANT OCT 14

SAICA GROUP TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW PLANT OCT 14

Local and state officials to welcome new manufacturing facility in Hamilton Saica Group has held a groundbreaking event at the site of its first U.S. plant, 2995 McBride Court, Hamilton Enterprise Parkway in Hamilton, Ohio. The 350,000 square-foot p...

14-10-2020 Hits:1020 North American News

Metsä Board launches a state-of-the-art Excellence Centre to accelerate paperboard and packaging innovation

Metsä Board launches a state-of-the-art Excellence Centre to accelerate paperboard and packaging innovation

Growing consumption and demand for more sustainable packaging is boosting the need for new innovations. To develop solutions for packaging today and into the future, Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started up operations in its new Excellence Ce...

14-10-2020 Hits:1138 European News

Futura acquires Plusline

Futura acquires Plusline

Futura, technological leader in creating and delivering tissue converting solutions, whose production value in 2019 was over 60 million euro, has finalized the acquisition of Plusline, a company active in ‘smart’ tissue packaging technology operative...

14-10-2020 Hits:945 European News

Member Spotlight: West World Paper

Member Spotlight: West World Paper

Headquartered in Coquitlam, BC, West World Paper (WWP) is a merchant that services the commercial print market in Western Canada. The company offers a wide range of fine paper products, office papers, envelopes, wide format media, janitorial and in...

14-10-2020 Hits:927 Canadian News

Metsä Board’s paperboards receive new home compostability certificates

Metsä Board’s paperboards receive new home compostability certificates

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that two of its folding boxboards, MetsäBoard Natural FBB and MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree, as well as two food service grad...

14-10-2020 Hits:706 European News

Stora Enso completes co-determination negotiations at Hylte Mill in Sweden

Stora Enso completes co-determination negotiations at Hylte Mill in Sweden

Stora Enso has completed the co-determination negotiations concerning the closure of one standard newsprint paper machine (PM3) and the deinking plant at Stora Enso’s Hylte Mill in Sweden. The maximum personnel impact is 140 people. As a result of t...

14-10-2020 Hits:700 European News

WRI’s Hardwood Fiber Price Index fell to a 16-year low in the 2Q/20

WRI’s Hardwood Fiber Price Index fell to a 16-year low in the 2Q/20

WRI’s Hardwood Fiber Price Index fell to a 16-year low in the 2Q/20, driven by lower pulplog prices in Brazil, Russia and Eastern Canada Wood raw-material costs fell for most pulp manufacturers throughout the world in the 2Q/20, reducing WRI’s two f...

12-10-2020 Hits:675 Financial News

The Greek company MAXI S.A. has chosen Recard S.p.A. to supply a complete new tissue production plant.

The Greek company MAXI S.A. has chosen Recard S.p.A. to supply a complete new tissue production plant.

Earlier this year Recard S.p.A. signed a contract with the Greek company MAXI S.A. for the supply of a second complete turnkey plant for the production of Tissue Paper.  Installation and start-up are scheduled for 2021. For MAXI this will be PM2...

09-10-2020 Hits:848 European News

Global tissue manufacturer Sofidel opens its second greenfield plant in the US

Global tissue manufacturer Sofidel opens its second greenfield plant  in the US

Sofidel, a leading global manufacturer of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic use, has just announced the formal opening of its second greenfield plant in the United States, signaling a significant expansion by the company in response to consumer ...

09-10-2020 Hits:728 North American News

A.Celli 2-CARE®: the importance of original spare parts

A.Celli 2-CARE®: the importance of original spare parts

How to keep the performance of your machinery at design levels thanks to the A.Celli original spare parts supply service. Why is it important to rely on A.Celli for the supply of original spare parts? First of all, it is important to emphasize the ...

09-10-2020 Hits:938 European News

Renewcell establishes textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken

Renewcell establishes textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken

SCA and the textile recycling company Renewcell have signed an agreement for Renewcell to establish textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken in Sundsvall. The operation is expected to create one hundred new jobs. “We are glad that Renewce...

09-10-2020 Hits:1083 European News

Metsä Board’s paperboards successful in European Carton Excellence Awards 2020

Metsä Board’s paperboards successful in European Carton Excellence Awards 2020

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 2020 European Carton Excellence A...

09-10-2020 Hits:1014 European News

CurvedBar: Voith presents new screen plate with significantly extended service life for recovered paper pulping

CurvedBar: Voith presents new screen plate with significantly extended service life for recovered paper pulping

Voith introduces a new screen plate design for pulpers used in recovered paper pulping. The CurvedBar screen plate extends service life in Voith's IntensaPulper IP-R by more than 50 percent and improves the quality of fiber suspension. The results ar...

08-10-2020 Hits:1026 European News

Södra Cell chooses ABB to supply new Quality Control System for eco-friendly, specialty pulp mill in Sweden

Södra Cell chooses ABB to supply new Quality Control System for eco-friendly, specialty pulp mill in Sweden

Fully integrated solution will enhance product quality through improved control of production changes Leading Swedish pulp manufacturer Södra Cell has appointed ABB to supply and install a new, state-of-the-art Quality Control System (QCS) at its s...

07-10-2020 Hits:735 European News

AFRY to design a chlorine dioxide plant for Metsä Fibre's bioproduct mill

AFRY to design a chlorine dioxide plant for Metsä Fibre's bioproduct mill

Metsä Fibre Oy, part of the Metsä Group, and AFRY have entered into a preliminary agreement for the engineering, project management and site services of the chlorine dioxide plant at the Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland. The project is a continuation ...

07-10-2020 Hits:780 European News

WestRock to Reduce SBS Capacity by Approximately 200,000 Tons

WestRock to Reduce SBS Capacity by Approximately 200,000 Tons

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK) has just announced that it plans to reduce its solid bleached sulphate (SBS) mill system production capacity by 200,000 tons by shutting down one paper machine at its Evadale, Texas, mill. This shutdown of the paper mach...

07-10-2020 Hits:661 North American News

Inauguration of the world’s first fossil-free biomethanol plant

Inauguration of the world’s first fossil-free biomethanol plant

On Wednesday, 7 October, Sweden’s Minister for Enterprise Ibrahim Baylan inaugurated Södra’s plant for commercial biomethanol at the pulp mill in Mönsterås. Members of the European Parliament Fredrik Federley, Jytte Guteland and Jessica Polfjärd were...

07-10-2020 Hits:731 European News

Valmet Total Solids Measurements selected for Klabin’s Puma II project in Brazil

Valmet Total Solids Measurements selected for Klabin’s Puma II project in Brazil

Six Valmet Total Solids Measurements (Valmet TS) will be supplied as part of the delivery by SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions of water and wastewater treatment plants for Klabin’s Puma II project in Brazil. The Puma Project II consists of the ...

07-10-2020 Hits:675 South American News

Toscotec starts up two AHEAD 2.0L tissue lines at Sofidel America

Toscotec starts up two AHEAD 2.0L tissue lines at Sofidel America

Two Toscotec-supplied AHEAD 2.0L tissue machines came online at Sofidel America’s mill in Inola, Oklahoma. Shortly after start-up, the two lines met Sofidel’s quality standards, and have been running at a high operation efficiency, producing premium ...

07-10-2020 Hits:642 North American News

NOK 15.9 million to Borregaard

NOK 15.9 million to Borregaard

Borregaard has received a commitment of NOK 15.9 million in funding from the Research Council of Norway (NFR) for an innovation project that will maximise the value of raw materials and reduce waste streams in industrial processes. In Project XyloBo...

06-10-2020 Hits:733 European News

Voith successfully executes start-up of five BlueLine OCC stock preparation lines for Nine Dragons Paper

Voith successfully executes start-up of five BlueLine OCC stock preparation lines for Nine Dragons Paper

In early 2017, Voith received an order for six BlueLine OCC stock preparation lines from Nine Dragons, the largest manufacturer of packaging paper in Asia. With the recently commissioned PM 41 at the customer’s Hebei site, five Voith BlueLine OCC lin...

06-10-2020 Hits:624 Asian News

Metsä Board’s professional magazine wins an Ozzie in Folio Awards

Metsä Board’s professional magazine wins an Ozzie in Folio Awards

Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has recently won a prestigious Ozzie Award for its stakeholder communications magazine spring 2020 issue. The award was given for design excellence i...

06-10-2020 Hits:736 European News

Stora Enso to sponsor FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Planica 2023 and Trondheim 2025

Stora Enso to sponsor FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Planica 2023 and Trondheim 2025

Stora Enso will be the presenting sponsor for the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2023 in Planica, Slovenia and in Trondheim, Norway in 2025. This marks the fifth and sixth time that Stora Enso will be sponsoring the Nordic World Ski Championship...

06-10-2020 Hits:681 European News

Semcon in new autonomous vehicle project in the Port of Gävle

Semcon in new autonomous vehicle project in the Port of Gävle

This autumn, Semcon will be conducting a new feasibility study for Yilport to investigate how transport flows in the Port of Gävle can be made more efficient. Autonomous vehicles enable logistics processes to be automated, which reduces costs while a...

05-10-2020 Hits:627 Logistics

Dell’Osso steps down as iT’s Tissue Chairman

Dell’Osso steps down as iT’s Tissue Chairman

Marco Dell’Osso has stepped down from his position as Chairman of Tissue Italy, the organization behind the iT’s Tissue events. Having been instrumental in the creation and development of the unique iT’s Tissue brand since its inception in 2013, Del...

02-10-2020 Hits:726 European News

A Chinese podium for A.Celli Paper Tissue Machines with Crescent Former technology

A Chinese podium for A.Celli Paper Tissue Machines with Crescent Former technology

We are pleased to learn that in the 2020-2021 edition of the "Directory of Tissue Paper & Disposable Products" published by China Paper Association, A.Celli Paper SpA is among the top three suppliers of Tissue Machines with Crescent Former for th...

02-10-2020 Hits:586 Asian News

Mondi shines by winning two awards for sustainable food packaging

Mondi shines by winning two awards for sustainable food packaging

Mondi, a leading global packaging and paper manufacturer, has been recognised in this year’s Austrian Green Star Packaging Awards for two recent sustainable packaging innovations developed using its customer-centric approach, EcoSolutions: Two pro...

02-10-2020 Hits:700 European News

VPK introduces one brand for all corrugated packaging divisions

VPK introduces one brand for all corrugated packaging divisions

VPK’s corrugated packaging division will operate under a single brand name: VPK Packaging. The new name replaces the Rigid, Ondulys and Peterson brands in the UK, Ireland, France and the Nordic countries respectively. A new unified logo and visual id...

02-10-2020 Hits:767 European News

Toscotec’s tissue line exceeds production target at EuroVast Group

Toscotec’s tissue line exceeds production target at EuroVast Group

Italian tissue manufacturer EuroVast fired up a new MODULO-PLUS tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Cartiera della Basilica paper mill in Villa Basilica, Lucca, Italy. PM5 is running efficiently at the speed of 1,600 m/min and since its start-...

01-10-2020 Hits:728 European News

BillerudKorsnäs launches recyclable paper-based flow wrap – challenging the standard in confectionery packaging

BillerudKorsnäs launches recyclable paper-based flow wrap – challenging the standard in confectionery packaging

BillerudKorsnäs joins forces with Syntegon Technology to launch Recyclable Flow Wrap, a paper based packaging solution that enables a shift from conventional plastic to renewable and recyclable materials. Flow wrap is a type of flexible packaging us...

29-09-2020 Hits:756 European News

ANDRITZ to supply sixth P-RC APMP system to Sun Paper, China

ANDRITZ to supply sixth P-RC APMP system to Sun Paper, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Guangxi Sun Paper Co. Ltd., part of the Sun Paper Group, to supply a chemi-thermomechanical pulping system for its new mill in Beihai, Guangxi, China. Start-up is scheduled for autumn ...

29-09-2020 Hits:659 Asian News

Grupo Gondi expands automated paper testing to include second ABB solution at its Monterrey, Mexico mill

Grupo Gondi expands automated paper testing to include second ABB solution at its Monterrey, Mexico mill

L&W Autoline will be a key differentiator for Grupo Gondi customers seeking the highest quality ABB has been chosen to supply leading Mexico packaging paper producer Grupo Gondi with a robust and reliable automated paper testing solution for its...

28-09-2020 Hits:617 South American News

Shanying Group: two 8-meter A.Celli Paper Rewinders successfully started-up

Shanying Group: two 8-meter A.Celli Paper Rewinders successfully started-up

Papermaking, is one of the main business of Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd and enjoys certain popularity and influence in the industry. The company introduced their papermaking production equipment for the domestic and international marke...

28-09-2020 Hits:616 Asian News

ANDRITZ to complete and start up the folding boxboard production line at JSC Management Company of the Holding Belorusskie oboi, Dobrush, Belarus

ANDRITZ to complete and start up the folding boxboard production line at JSC Management Company of the Holding Belorusskie oboi, Dobrush, Belarus

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from JSC Management Company of the Holding Belorusskie oboi, Belarus, to complete and start up its production line for folding boxboard. Start-up is scheduled for 2021. The board machine is...

28-09-2020 Hits:964 European News

Metsä Fibre and Aquaflow signed preliminary agreement on Kemi bioproduct mill’s wastewater treatment plant

Metsä Fibre and Aquaflow signed preliminary agreement on Kemi bioproduct mill’s wastewater treatment plant

Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, and Aquaflow have signed a preliminary agreement concerning a wastewater treatment plant for the Kemi bioproduct mill. The plant would treat the wastewaters of the entire Kemi mill integrate. The agreement cover...

28-09-2020 Hits:714 European News

BillerudKorsnäs contributes to positive climate effect

BillerudKorsnäs contributes to positive climate effect

The role of the forest in combating climate change is important and well known. It is, however, less known that the products from the forest's raw material contribute to large amounts of fossil oil remaining underground. This means, among other thing...

28-09-2020 Hits:736 European News

A.Celli to supply an E-WIND® T80S rewinder to Aktul Kagit

A.Celli to supply an E-WIND® T80S rewinder to Aktul Kagit

The Turkish Tissue producer chooses A.Celli Paper for its new investment Aktül Kağıt is a company that produces one of the softest toilet paper and most absorbent paper towel in Turkey with eco-friendly production practices. Aktül Kağıt started to p...

25-09-2020 Hits:994 European News

17TH FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

17TH FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

The title of the seventeenth Fundamental Research Symposium will be, ‘Advances in Pulp and Paper Research, Cambridge 2021’ and the programme will include invited perspective papers from experts in the field. We are proceeding with planning this con...

25-09-2020 Hits:925 European News

A culture of innovation: Mondi presents its latest product and business highlights in uncoated fine paper

A culture of innovation: Mondi presents its latest product and business highlights in uncoated fine paper

Mondi, global leader in packaging and paper, unveils its latest uncoated fine paper highlights and innovations. As the main supplier of uncoated fine paper in Europe (including Russia), and a tradition of papermaking going back to 1793, Mondi has bee...

25-09-2020 Hits:1009 European News

ANDRITZ to supply innovative logyard cranes to Metsä Fibre

ANDRITZ to supply innovative logyard cranes to Metsä Fibre

International technology group ANDRITZ and Metsä Fibre, part of the Metsä Group, have signed a preliminary agreement under which ANDRITZ will supply two fully autonomous logyard cranes to the planned Metsä Fibre bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland. Mets...

25-09-2020 Hits:926 European News

OnCall.Video: Voith adds new tool for remote video support to its digital service portfolio

OnCall.Video: Voith adds new tool for remote video support to its digital service portfolio

Voith has added a new tool for remote video support to its service portfolio, offering customers access to expert support at any time and from any location. OnCall.Video enables fast problem-solving and cuts downtimes, resulting in improved machine a...

23-09-2020 Hits:701 European News

ABB L&W Tearing Tester adds full automation and digital connectivity for safer, faster strength measurement

ABB L&W Tearing Tester adds full automation and digital connectivity for safer, faster strength measurement

Newest paper lab testing instrument offers more streamlined and user-friendly operation across grades with accurate, repeatable results ABB has just launched its market-leading L&W Tearing Tester with enhancements to ease operator use and safe h...

23-09-2020 Hits:613 European News

Valmet takes its services to the next level for the best customer experience

Valmet takes its services to the next level for the best customer experience

Valmet streamlines its services to customers globally by introducing ‘Valmet’s way to serve’ concept. The aim is to provide the best customer experience in all the touch points of the customer journey. Valmet’s services are based on comprehensive ser...

23-09-2020 Hits:574 European News

The Last Straw: Paper U-bend straw for juice drinks cartons unveiled by Transcend Packaging and Ribena

The Last Straw: Paper U-bend straw for juice drinks cartons unveiled by Transcend Packaging and Ribena

Ribena rolls out Transcend’s sustainable paper straws with Tesco in national trial. Inspired by a desire to help create more sustainability in the packaging options we use every day, award-winning British manufacturer Transcend Packaging has unveile...

21-09-2020 Hits:1188 European News

How to prevent breaks in the press section of your paper machine?

How to prevent breaks in the press section of your paper machine?

Pick-up troubleshooting tips for the press section. Besides removing the most water of all press felts, the pick-up felt has another important task: it has to pick up the delicate sheet from the forming fabric and guide it into the press section. Pr...

17-09-2020 Hits:555 European News

TietoEVRY and Yazzoom partnership promotes the use of Artificial Intelligence in the pulp, paper and fibre industry

TietoEVRY and Yazzoom partnership promotes the use of Artificial Intelligence in the pulp, paper and fibre industry

Data analysis in mills has a long history, but new technologies are making the next level possible through AI and machine learning. TietoEVRY will enhance data science capabilities with specialist third-party cooperation. Yazzoom, a digital services...

17-09-2020 Hits:547 European News

MIAC 2020 is postponed to April 2021 and it is called MIAC RESTART

MIAC 2020 is postponed to April 2021 and it is called MIAC RESTART

We wish to inform you that EDIPAP S.R.L., the MIAC Organizer, has decided, after recent consultations with companies in the paper industry sector, to postpone the October 2020 edition of the MIAC Exhibition to April 2021 on 21.22.23 April 2021. ...

17-09-2020 Hits:671 Exhibitions

Artificial intelligence integration further improves quality consistency at Metsä Board Kemi mill

Artificial intelligence integration further improves quality consistency at Metsä Board Kemi mill

Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is putting the latest artificial intelligence to good use at its Kemi mill in order to improve the runnability of its white kraftliner on a customer’...

17-09-2020 Hits:789 European News

Valmet to supply Metsä Board’s Kemi mill with Industrial Internet solutions to enhance end-product quality and the mill’s productivity

Valmet to supply Metsä Board’s Kemi mill with Industrial Internet solutions to enhance end-product quality and the mill’s productivity

Valmet and Metsä Board have signed an agreement on data-driven optimization of paperboard quality of the board machine at Metsä Board’s Kemi mill. The machine produces premium quality white top kraftliner. Valmet will supply the mill with Valmet Indu...

16-09-2020 Hits:555 European News

UK Paper Hub launched creating an unrivalled all-in-one facility for paper and forest products at The Port of Tilbury

UK Paper Hub launched creating an unrivalled all-in-one facility for paper and forest products at The Port of Tilbury

London’s fastest growing port launches the UK Paper Hub in Tilbury today (15 September). Bringing together decades of expertise at the Port of Tilbury, the new all-in-one paper and forest product handling Hub is the first facility in the UK created t...

16-09-2020 Hits:517 European News

New Recovered Paper Quality Certification from merQbiz® Gives RCP Sellers and Buyers Confidence in Supply and Export

New Recovered Paper Quality Certification from merQbiz® Gives RCP Sellers and Buyers Confidence in Supply and Export

BaleFactsTM report details critical quality criteria about bale shipments and provides quality certification for transparent transactions A new concept for inspecting and certifying the quality of recovered paper is proving to be a valuable tool for...

16-09-2020 Hits:709 North American News

Multiple awards for Mondi’s innovative and sustainable corrugated packaging solutions

Multiple awards for Mondi’s innovative and sustainable corrugated packaging solutions

Mondi, a global leader in sustainable packaging and paper, and home of innovation for a variety of industry partners, recently received two ScanStar awards and two Obal Roku awards recognising its expertise in automotive, e-commerce and FMCG packagin...

16-09-2020 Hits:707 European News

The Czech owner continues to restructure the Slovenian paper mill Vipap Videm Krško.

The Czech owner continues to restructure the Slovenian paper mill Vipap Videm Krško.

RIDG Holding Group, the new Czech owner of Slovenian paper mill Vipap Videm Krško, continues to restructure and modernize. The top management is newly expanded by Mojca Mia Berger, the new CFO, and Aleš Lavrič, Director of Logistics. Last November, t...

16-09-2020 Hits:578 European News

Toscotec-supplied hoods achieve top performance at WEPA Mainz

Toscotec-supplied hoods achieve top performance at WEPA Mainz

Toscotec successfully completed a hood rebuild on PM 1 at WEPA Mainz in Germany. After a tight shutdown timeframe, PM 1 started up on schedule last year. Following a period of stable running conditions, it successfully completed the performance test,...

16-09-2020 Hits:493 European News

Stora Enso plans to shut down one standard newsprint paper machine in Sweden

Stora Enso plans to shut down one standard newsprint paper machine in Sweden

Stora Enso will start codetermination negotiations with employees at its Hylte Mill in Sweden regarding a plan to reorganise the mill, including permanent closure of paper machine PM3 and the deinking plant (DIP). After the planned restructuring, the...

16-09-2020 Hits:717 European News

ANDRITZ to supply four PrimeLineCOMPACT M 1600 tissue machines to Guangdong Hengan in China

ANDRITZ to supply four PrimeLineCOMPACT M 1600 tissue machines to Guangdong Hengan in China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Guangdong Hengan Paper Co., Ltd. (Hengan) to supply four tissue machines to its new mill in Yunfu, Guangdong, China, for the production of high-quality facial, toilet, handkerchief and...

14-09-2020 Hits:685 Asian News

Training new experts for the growth sectors of forest industry – recruitment to Metsä Group's apprenticeship training began

Training new experts for the growth sectors of forest industry – recruitment to Metsä Group's apprenticeship training began

Metsä Group started recruitment of 50 new experts for apprenticeship training starting in January 2021. New professionals are being trained at Metsä Group's pulp, paperboard and tissue paper mills. The future prospects of these industries are good, a...

14-09-2020 Hits:405 European News

Valmet strengthens its business by acquiring PMP Group, a provider of technologies and services for the paper industry

Valmet strengthens its business by acquiring PMP Group, a provider of technologies and services for the paper industry

Valmet has on September 11, 2020 entered into an agreement to acquire PMP Group in Poland. The enterprise value of the acquisition is approximately EUR 64 million, plus a conditional and capped earn-out component. The acquisition is estimated to be c...

11-09-2020 Hits:794 European News

Rethink Paper: Meet emtec Electronic at MIAC 2020

Rethink Paper: Meet emtec Electronic at MIAC 2020

The company starts the celebration of its 25th anniversary in October in Lucca The German company emtec Electronic GmbH develops, produces and sells testing technologies worldwide and celebrates its 25th anniversary starting at MIAC 2020 in October ...

11-09-2020 Hits:495 European News

Valter Canelli is the new Sales Director of A.Celli Paper

Valter Canelli is the new Sales Director of A.Celli Paper

A.Celli Paper Spa, a company specializing in technological solutions for the manufacturing of Tissue plants and winders but with an ever-increasing presence in all sectors of the paper industry, announces the appointment of Valter Canelli as the new ...

11-09-2020 Hits:673 European News

SCA discontinues publication paper and invests in pulp production

SCA discontinues publication paper and invests in pulp production

SCA has decided to discontinue the production of publication paper and to invest SEK 1,45bn in the production of chemically pre-treated thermo-mechanical pulp (CTMP) at the Ortviken industrial site in Sundsvall. The decision has been preceded by cons...

11-09-2020 Hits:646 European News

Toscotec launches new OPTIMA rewinders for top winding quality and efficiency

Toscotec launches new OPTIMA rewinders for top winding quality and efficiency

Following a complete design upgrade of its rewinder line, Toscotec launched the new OPTIMA rewinders. The new line has achieved recognition in the market with eight rewinders already sold in Europe, North America and Asia, including single and double...

10-09-2020 Hits:452 European News

Sappi announces a significant step towards climate neutrality through the upgrade of boiler 11 at its SEU Gratkorn mill

Sappi announces a significant step towards climate neutrality through the upgrade of boiler 11 at its SEU Gratkorn mill

As part of Sappi’s global long term commitment to sustainability and the focus it has on climate action a decision has been reached to invest in a complete modernisation of boiler 11 at the Sappi Europe Gratkorn production site. This investment into ...

07-09-2020 Hits:694 European News

New PMP Intelli-Reel® to be delivered for one of the leading global hygiene company, to a paper mill in France!

New PMP Intelli-Reel® to be delivered for one of the leading global hygiene company, to a paper mill in France!

One of the leading global hygiene company reached an agreement with PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) for a new project execution of design, production and commissioning of a new reel Intelli-Reel® in a paper mill, located in France. The contract was si...

07-09-2020 Hits:542 European News

A.CELLI PAPER ACQUIRES PMT ITALIA

A.CELLI PAPER ACQUIRES PMT ITALIA

With this operation, A.Celli Paper acquires the intellectual property of the historic Piedmontese company, becoming the main player in the sector, lead by a 100% Italian ownership. A.CELLI PAPER SPA, main affiliate of ITALIA TECHNOLOGY ALLIANCE grou...

04-09-2020 Hits:688 European News

Södra to raise price of NBSK by USD 40 to USD 880/tonne

Södra to raise price of NBSK by USD 40 to USD 880/tonne

Södra Cell is increasing the price of its northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp in Europe by $40/tonne to $880, effective 1 October. “We do recognize the challenges presented in the wake of Covid-19. Nevertheless, demand for our NBSK ...

04-09-2020 Hits:698 Financial News

GridBeyond Joins TAPPI to Support Wood, Pulp & Paper Businesses in Navigating Energy Markets

GridBeyond Joins TAPPI to Support Wood, Pulp & Paper Businesses in Navigating Energy Markets

GridBeyond, the global leader in intelligent energy technology for C&I and Distributed Energy Resource Management (DERM), has joined TAPPI as a Sustaining Corporate Member. TAPPI is the leading association for the worldwide pulp, paper, tissue, ...

04-09-2020 Hits:586 European News

Handling Tumultuous Times in the Tissue and Towel Market

Handling Tumultuous Times in the Tissue and Towel Market

The unfolding of the past several months has led to more unpredictability than any of us could have imagined. Stay-at-home orders, social distancing guidelines and consumer panic buying have created major irregularities in tissue and towel market dyn...

04-09-2020 Hits:556 European News

ABB supplies electrical package and drives automation to new Grupo Gondi mill in Monterrey, Mexico

ABB supplies electrical package and drives automation to new Grupo Gondi mill in Monterrey, Mexico

On completion, PM7 will be the largest containerboard machine in Mexico, and among the most modern in the world ABB has supplied and commissioned a full electrical solution for major packaging paper producer Grupo Gondi at its greenfield site in Mon...

04-09-2020 Hits:730 South American News

Metris DryQ from ANDRITZ improves performance at Montes del Plata

Metris DryQ from ANDRITZ improves performance at Montes del Plata

The new intelligent solution for pulp drying, Metris DryQ, developed by international technology group ANDRITZ, is operating successfully at the Montes del Plata pulp mill in Punta Pereira, Uruguay. It was installed in September 2019 as part of a mil...

03-09-2020 Hits:984 South American News

Martin Hornig is the new Vice President Service & Solutions at W+D

Martin Hornig is the new Vice President Service & Solutions at W+D

Martin Hornig has taken over the position of Vice President Service & Solutions at Winkler+Dünnebier GmbH (W+D) on September 1, 2020. He reports directly to the management. In his new role, Mr. Hornig will manage W+D's worldwide service activit...

01-09-2020 Hits:560 European News

AFRY further strengthens its presence in Vietnam by establishing AFRY Vietnam Limited

AFRY further strengthens its presence in Vietnam by establishing AFRY Vietnam Limited

AFRY has strengthened its presence in the growing Vietnamese consulting engineering market by establishing a new local subsidiary, AFRY Vietnam Limited. AFRY’s long history in Vietnam goes back to its first project in Hanoi in 1978 and the esta...

01-09-2020 Hits:682 European News

All green products start with a #Greensource: Climate neutrality with Europe’s forest fibre industry

All green products start with a #Greensource: Climate neutrality with Europe’s forest fibre industry

Cepi, the Confederation of European Paper Industries, and EPIS, the European Pulp Industry Sector Association and its members, present their #GreenSource initiative, a European-wide effort to explain how the forest-fibre industries make the 2050 clim...

01-09-2020 Hits:547 European News

Successful startup of cutting-edge packaging paper machine Propapier PM 3

Successful startup of cutting-edge packaging paper machine Propapier PM 3

German paper manufacturer Progroup AG has successfully commissioned the PM 3, one of the most modern packaging paper machines in the world, at the company’s Sandersdorf-Brehna facility in Saxony-Anhalt. The PM 3 is set to produce 750,000 tons of test...

31-08-2020 Hits:731 European News

Waggeryd Cell selects AFRY Pulse to help improve efficiency and digitalisation

Waggeryd Cell selects AFRY Pulse to help improve efficiency and digitalisation

The pulp manufacturer Waggeryd Cell AB has selected AFRY’s digital software and system platform, “AFRY Pulse”, to increase productivity and efficiency at their mill located in Vaggeryd, Sweden. Waggeryd Cell pulp mill is owned by the ATA Group, whi...

28-08-2020 Hits:715 European News

Valmet to supply new bleach plant and upgrade of batch cooking and fiberline to ITC's Bhadrachalam pulp mill in India

Valmet to supply new bleach plant and upgrade of batch cooking and fiberline to ITC's Bhadrachalam pulp mill in India

Valmet will deliver a new bleach plant and upgrade of the batch cooking and fiberline to ITC's Bhadrachalam pulp mill in India. The order is included in Valmet's orders received of the third quarter 2020. The order value will not be disclosed. An or...

27-08-2020 Hits:810 Asian News

Verso Introduces Direct Mail Promotion: Vote for Verso Papers

Verso Introduces Direct Mail Promotion: Vote for Verso Papers

Promotion Provides Tips for Reaching Voters during Political Campaigns Verso Corporation (NYSE:VRS) has just introduced a new direct mail promotion, Vote for Verso Papers, to create awareness of its extensive 7 & 9 pt. sheetfed, digital, web and...

27-08-2020 Hits:694 North American News

Hardwood Chip Trade in the Pacific Rim in the 2Q/2020

Hardwood Chip Trade in the Pacific Rim in the 2Q/2020

Demand for imported hardwood chips in China and Japan plummeted in the 2Q/20 as a result of reduced consumption of pulp and paper in the two countries The world’s two largest purchasers of wood chips China and Japan drastically reduced their chip im...

26-08-2020 Hits:741 Financial News

Stora Enso’s remuneration policy ranked the best in Finland

Stora Enso’s remuneration policy ranked the best in Finland

Stora Enso’s remuneration policy, published in January 2020, has been ranked the best for Large Cap companies in Finland. The members of the ranking committee include representatives from the pension insurance company Varma, the Directors’ Institut...

26-08-2020 Hits:801 Financial News

Valmet to supply Valmet IQ quality management system to PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill in Ukraine

Valmet to supply Valmet IQ quality management system to PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill in Ukraine

Valmet will supply Valmet IQ quality management system to PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill in Kiev, Ukraine. The new system will be installed in the corrugated packaging plant of the mill which is undertaking modernization actions. The investment i...

26-08-2020 Hits:926 European News

SCA intends to invest in pulp production and initiates consultations to discontinue publication paper

SCA intends to invest in pulp production and initiates consultations to discontinue publication paper

SCA intends to invest SEK 1,45bn in the production of chemically pre-treated thermo-mechanical pulp (CTMP) at the Ortviken paper mill in Sundsvall. In parallel, SCA is initiating consultations with trade unions and employee representatives to discont...

26-08-2020 Hits:774 European News

Domtar Completes Successful FSC® Certification of the Wabigoon Forest in Ontario, Canada

Domtar Completes Successful FSC® Certification of the Wabigoon Forest in Ontario, Canada

Domtar has successfully completed a surveillance audit on the Wabigoon Forest for the new Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) National Standard for Canada. The audit took place the week of July 13th ending with the auditor’s recommendation for certific...

25-08-2020 Hits:1046 Canadian News

Pro Carton reveals new Carton Campaigners video for Earth Overshoot Day

Pro Carton reveals new Carton Campaigners video for Earth Overshoot Day

Ahead of Earth Overshoot Day (August 22), Pro Carton, the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers, is revealing the latest episode in the Carton Campaigners animation series. With over one million online views of the Carton Camp...

21-08-2020 Hits:594 European News

The modern board mill Metsä Board Kyro is celebrating its 150th anniversary

The modern board mill Metsä Board Kyro is celebrating its 150th anniversary

Metsä Board's Kyro mill will be 150 years old this year, 2020. The wood grinding plant along the Kyröskoski rapids was started up in 1870. Since then, the Kyro mill has manufactured market wood pulp, groundwood, sawn timber, various papers and paperb...

21-08-2020 Hits:774 European News

Keeping customers working safely with advanced technical support from Ametek surface vision

Keeping customers working safely with advanced technical support from Ametek surface vision

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions, has extended its global service and technical support for industrial customers to ensure operations continue safely and effectively. The pandemic has seen an inc...

20-08-2020 Hits:724 European News

Stora Enso appoints Annette Stube as Head of Sustainability

Stora Enso appoints Annette Stube as Head of Sustainability

Stora Enso has appointed Annette Stube as EVP, Head of Sustainability and a member of the Group Leadership Team. She will start on 1 September 2020. Annette Stube is a Danish citizen who joins from a position as Head of Sustainability in A.P. Moller...

20-08-2020 Hits:821 European News

Solenis Enables Tissue Maker to Achieve Unprecedented Autonomous Chemistry Control with Artificial Intelligence Platform

Solenis Enables Tissue Maker to Achieve Unprecedented Autonomous Chemistry Control with Artificial Intelligence Platform

OPTIX™ Applied Intelligence platform identifies patterns in paper machine data, delivering digital process improvement recommendations for product quality purposes Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, is working with a North Am...

19-08-2020 Hits:765 North American News

Eero Aarnio designs an eco-playhouse made with corrugated board

Eero Aarnio designs an eco-playhouse made with corrugated board

Eero Aarnio, an artist worldwide famous for furniture designs, such as the iconic Ball Chair, has designed an eco-playhouse made with corrugated board. Aarnio has always been interested in different materials and the opportunities they create. Corrug...

19-08-2020 Hits:1022 European News

New ABB Ability™ digital solution continuously monitors paper machine drive health to prevent failures and boost productivity

New ABB Ability™ digital solution continuously monitors paper machine drive health to prevent failures and boost productivity

Pioneering solution uniquely offers continuous monitoring of paper machine drives’ performance for near real-time insights that diagnose problems, optimize performance and save mills money ABB has just launched the Paper Machine Drives Performance, ...

19-08-2020 Hits:1285 European News

Valmet to supply start-up clothing to Stora Enso’s Oulu Mill in Finland

Valmet to supply start-up clothing to Stora Enso’s Oulu Mill in Finland

Valmet will supply start-up clothing to Stora Enso’s Oulu Mill in Finland. The start-up clothing includes forming fabrics, press felts, shoe press belts and dryer fabrics. The clothing order is related to Stora Enso’s paper machine (PM 7) grade conve...

18-08-2020 Hits:593 European News

Is Going Paperless Really Better for the Environment?

Is Going Paperless Really Better for the Environment?

Many banks, utilities, telecoms and other service providers continue to encourage (and sometimes force) their customers to switch from paper to electronic communications, using claims that electronic communication is “greener,” “saves trees” or “prot...

17-08-2020 Hits:854 North American News

Surprising Paper Trends During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Surprising Paper Trends During the Coronavirus Pandemic

As people grow weary of online entertainment and digital communication in the age of COVID-19, industry analysts have noticed some interesting paper trends, particularly when it comes to books, education, entertainment and communication. There’s no ...

12-08-2020 Hits:1186 North American News

Q&A on the impacts of Covid-19 on Stora Enso’s operations

Q&A on the impacts of Covid-19 on Stora Enso’s operations

We continue to experience unprecedented times with the Covid-19 pandemic, which is affecting global health and creating uncertainty and volatility in the business environment. Stora Enso Investors Relations has received inquiries from investors and a...

12-08-2020 Hits:1102 European News

Platinum for sustainability

Platinum for sustainability

Sappi is one of the world’s leading companies with its CSR performance Sappi Europe received a platinum score in the latest EcoVadis rating. The leading global provider of sustainable woodfibre products and solutions retained its top position from t...

12-08-2020 Hits:1022 European News

The course for the future has been set!

The course for the future has been set!

The economic business operations of the ZELLCHEMING association will be outsourced to a GmbH in the coming months, while the non-profit part will remain. This is the result of a survey by postal vote with the option of online voting: A clear majority...

12-08-2020 Hits:1177 Exhibitions

Toscotec receives forth turnkey order from WEPA

Toscotec receives forth turnkey order from WEPA

Toscotec will supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line on a full turnkey basis to WEPA Piechowice mill in Poland. The project is planned in a short time frame, with start-up set for the third quarter of 2021. This is a repeated turnkey order for WEPA Piechow...

05-08-2020 Hits:709 European News

Cementing the deal: Mondi acquires two paper bag lines

Cementing the deal: Mondi acquires two paper bag lines

Mondi Paper Bags, part of Mondi Group, a leading global packaging and paper manufacturer, has acquired two paper bag lines from Helwan Cement Company and InterCement Sacs, two major cement producers in Egypt. The acquired production lines will increa...

03-08-2020 Hits:897 European News

How to Keep Up Production During COVID-19 Using Smart Factory Tech?

How to Keep Up Production During COVID-19 Using Smart Factory Tech?

COVID-19 has made working from home and digital collaboration new norms in enterprises. In pulp and paper, however, most processing plants do not support remote working, just yet. Because of the pandemic's lengthened impact, producers must hurry up t...

03-08-2020 Hits:811 European News

A.Celli Paper and Gold Hongye Paper together again: three Tissue E-WIND® T-200S rewinders purchased for the Nantong plant

A.Celli Paper and Gold Hongye Paper together again: three Tissue E-WIND® T-200S rewinders purchased for the Nantong plant

The over ten-year collaboration between the two companies continues after the three A.Celli rewinders purchased for the Xiaogan plant at the beginning of the year. The Asian Pulp and Paper (APP) Group, one of the largest and most important companies...

03-08-2020 Hits:1039 Asian News

ABB’s new analytics and AI software helps producers optimize operations in demanding market conditions

ABB’s new analytics and AI software helps producers optimize operations in demanding market conditions

ABB launches analytics software and services that combines operational data with engineering and IT data to deliver actionable intelligence The ABB Ability™ Genix Industrial Analytics and AI Suite is a scalable advanced analytics platform with pre...

29-07-2020 Hits:755 European News

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The world's largest drum pulper: Voith presents IntensaDrum Duo for production volumes of 3,000 tons of paper per day

The world's largest drum pulper: Voith presents IntensaDrum Duo for production volumes of 3,000 tons of paper per day

The papermaking process starts with pulping and separation of coarse contaminants to prepare the pulp for the subsequent cleaning steps. Based on its many years of expertise, Voith Paper now introduces the latest technology within the BlueLine stock ...

14-04-2021 Hits:37 European News

Valmet to deliver new evaporation plant to Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet to deliver new evaporation plant to Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden

Valmet will deliver a new evaporation line 3 for Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden. The new line will replace the oldest evaporation line 1 at the mill. The new evaporation plant is scheduled to start-up in the first quarter of 2023. The valu...

14-04-2021 Hits:34 European News

ABB’s new digital sheet break analysis helps maximize operational performance to improve production and profitability in paper mills

ABB’s new digital sheet break analysis helps maximize operational performance to improve production and profitability in paper mills

Digital sheet break solution provides a root cause analysis within one minute and acts as early warning system in a way not possible with current manual solutions ABB has released Sheet Break Performance, an ABB Ability™ Performance Service that aut...

14-04-2021 Hits:37 European News

Toscotec accomplishes a dryer section rebuild at Cartiera di Ferrara, Italy

Toscotec accomplishes a dryer section rebuild at Cartiera di Ferrara, Italy

After a complete dryer section rebuild supplied by Toscotec, Cartiera di Ferrara fired up PM1 at its mill in Ferrara, Italy. Toscotec modified the entire dryer section, without changing its overall length and therefore leaving the positions of the pr...

09-04-2021 Hits:82 European News

ABB to supply automated paper testing solution to drive efficiencies at Metsä Board mills in Finland

ABB to supply automated paper testing solution to drive efficiencies at Metsä Board mills in Finland

Paperboard producer standardizes operations with ABB’s next generation L&W Autoline for rapid, consistent measurements to ensure long-term process optimization and quality ABB will provide the paperboard producer Metsä Board with its L&W Aut...

09-04-2021 Hits:108 European News

Voith rebuilds complete PM 5 of customer PAPRESA for the optimized production of packaging paper

Voith rebuilds complete PM 5 of customer PAPRESA for the optimized production of packaging paper

PAPRESA, the leading southern European manufacturer of newsprint, commissioned Voith in March to completely rebuild PM 5 at the Rentería mill in Spain. The start-up of the ambitious project is scheduled for the first quarter of 2022. Subsequently, th...

09-04-2021 Hits:93 European News

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group announces Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group announces Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) announces Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps to provide high metering accuracy and excellent resistance to the viscous and abrasive chemicals commonly used in the pulp and paper industry. Unlike diaphragm,...

09-04-2021 Hits:89 European News

Valmet supplies the first AI based machine vision system to Progroup’s world record containerboard machine in Germany

Valmet supplies the first AI based machine vision system to Progroup’s world record containerboard machine in Germany

Valmet will deliver the world’s first artificial intelligence (AI) based Valmet IQ Web Inspection System (WIS) to Progroup’s paper machine PM2 in Eisenhüttendstadt, Germany. The PM2 has been a world speed record-setter since its start-up by Valmet in...

30-03-2021 Hits:186 European News

Toscotec finalizes a drying section rebuild at Cartiera San Giorgio, Italy.

Toscotec finalizes a drying section rebuild at Cartiera San Giorgio, Italy.

Cartiera San Giorgio successfully started up its PM1 after the complete rebuilt of its dryer section by Toscotec. PM1 has a trim width of 2,500 mm, and produces wet creped tissue in the basis weight range from 30 to 50 gsm, using virgin cellulose and...

25-03-2021 Hits:173 European News

Why you should use packaging robots for automatic reel bundles preparation

Why you should use packaging robots for automatic reel bundles preparation

The preparation of reels bundles is an operation that requires great precision, attention and speed. This is to ensure safe packaging capable of preserving the quality of the reels during transport, to avoid the occurrence of bottlenecks in productio...

23-03-2021 Hits:200 European News

ABB digital solutions, process expertise and data analytics built into new paper industry research project with climate protection target

ABB digital solutions, process expertise and data analytics built into new paper industry research project with climate protection target

Classed as one of the most energy-intensive manufacturing sectors, the paper industry has ambitions to achieve climate protection goals while also maintaining competitiveness and long-term employment. Modellfabrik Papier, founded in Düren, Germany, ...

23-03-2021 Hits:206 European News

Pasaban Upgrades Papel Aralar's Non-woven Paper Winder

Pasaban Upgrades Papel Aralar's Non-woven Paper Winder

Paper and board sheeters and winders more than 10 years old, usually need to be refurbished in order to improve their efficiency. For this reason, upgrading this type of machines is the best option, as the return on investment is short-term. “The upg...

23-03-2021 Hits:186 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up complete LC pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, Portugal

ANDRITZ successfully starts up complete LC pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, Portugal

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a complete continuous low-consistency (LC) pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, Portugal. The new ANDRITZ LC pulping system installed features several design upgrades: FibreSolv...

22-03-2021 Hits:254 European News

Lucart validates Toscotec’s TT Defender ability to increase Yankee efficiency.

Lucart validates Toscotec’s TT Defender ability to increase Yankee efficiency.

Toscotec has recently introduced TT Defender, a leading-edge patented innovation that provides Yankee dryers with an effective internal protection coating against corrosive steam. Toscotec has successfully tested TT Defender at Lucart Group’s Diecimo...

17-03-2021 Hits:222 European News

Saver, the eco-sustainable embossing technology by Engraving Solutions, celebrates its ten year anniversary

Saver, the eco-sustainable embossing technology by Engraving Solutions, celebrates its ten year anniversary

Saver, Engraving Solutions’ technology for eco-sustainable embossing, turns 10. With over 200 engraved rollers sold all over the world, it has become a reference point for all converters who want beautiful, soft, resistant, and eco-friendly products....

15-03-2021 Hits:257 European News

ABB delivers machine modernization plan for one of the world’s most advanced pulp and board mills

ABB delivers machine modernization plan for one of the world’s most advanced pulp and board mills

Major upgrade with ABB Ability ™ System 800xA drives and quality control solutions underway for enhanced operations at Iggesund Paperboard Global technology company ABB is leading a major installation of new drives, control systems and quality contr...

10-03-2021 Hits:336 European News

Pasaban Focuses On Upgrades Of Paper And Cardboard Sheeters And Winders

Pasaban Focuses On Upgrades Of Paper And Cardboard Sheeters And Winders

Pasaban Upgrades, the ideal solution to get the best out of your paper and cardboard converting equipment.   Upgrading sheeters and winders is essential if you want to increase the life of old machines and improve their performance.   The...

08-03-2021 Hits:326 European News

Toscotec launches new YES-CONNECT-VISION AR system for effective remote service

Toscotec launches new YES-CONNECT-VISION AR system for effective remote service

Toscotec upgraded its YES-CONNECT-VISION AR (Augmented Reality) system to provide faster and more effectiveremote services. After launching the first version in 2018, Toscotec perfected the system based on user feedback and practice in the field...

04-03-2021 Hits:285 European News

Mauro Luna is Körber Tissue’s new Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Mauro Luna is Körber Tissue’s new Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Mauro Luna has been appointed Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Körbers Business Area Tissue and will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Oswaldo Cruz. He joined the company in 2019 as Global Head of Sales at the Körber Business Area Tissue...

22-02-2021 Hits:340 European News

A.Celli R-WAY®AGV: Berry Global Statesville Case Study

A.Celli R-WAY®AGV: Berry Global Statesville Case Study

How the Berry Global Statesville plant increased its efficiency, safety and productivity with the A.Celli TVC B Automated Guided Vehicle. Berry Global Group Inc., headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is a Fortune 500 company and a leading global su...

19-02-2021 Hits:344 European News

European Paper Industry welcomes revamped EU trade policy’s support to green and digital transitions

European Paper Industry welcomes revamped EU trade policy’s support to green and digital transitions

Last year the European Commission launched a major review process of the European Union's trade policy to help contribute to a resilient and sustainable EU economy after the coronavirus pandemic. The review process looked at strengthening relationsh...

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Valmet delivers all main process islands and automation for Metsä Fibre’s Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland

Valmet delivers all main process islands and automation for Metsä Fibre’s Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland

Valmet and Metsä Fibre, which is part of Metsä Group, have finalized the agreement for the key technology delivery covering all main process islands and automation systems for Metsä Fibre's Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland. The new bioproduct mill wil...

19-02-2021 Hits:432 European News

Giovacchino Giurlani is the new Managing Director of Körber Tissue’s Fold Division

Giovacchino Giurlani is the new Managing Director of Körber Tissue’s Fold Division

Giovacchino Giurlani is the new Managing Director of the Fold Division of Körbers Business Area Tissue, the most advanced and complete supplier in the world of technologies dedicated to tissue. Giovacchino GiurlaniGiovacchino has an in-depth knowled...

17-02-2021 Hits:319 European News

Pioneer in plastic-free packaging one of the first to install Sulzer’s wireless condition monitoring

Pioneer in plastic-free packaging one of the first to install Sulzer’s wireless condition monitoring

Kotkamills is a forest products company based in Kotka, Finland. The company specializes in consumer boards, laminating paper, and sawn products – and is an innovative pioneer in introducing new technologies. Kotkamills actively accelerates the adopt...

17-02-2021 Hits:318 European News

Endress+Hauser launches iTEMP TMT142B smart transmitter with Bluetooth

Endress+Hauser launches iTEMP TMT142B smart transmitter with Bluetooth

Rugged field transmitter provides innovative functionality, improved measurement performance, and ease of use for applications in harsh environment conditions. February 16, 2021 – Endress+Hauser launches iTEMP TMT142B, new generation smart temperatu...

17-02-2021 Hits:294 European News

New flexoprinting machine in Jatne will answer to growing demand for sustainable food packaging

New flexoprinting machine in Jatne will answer to growing demand for sustainable food packaging

The demand for flexible packaging materials is growing amid the transition towards sustainable food packaging. Walki has answered to this need by investing in a brand new flexo printing machine in its Jatne plant in Poland. “This new investment will...

17-02-2021 Hits:501 European News

JSC Yarpaper successfully starts up PM1 after major rebuild by Toscotec

JSC Yarpaper successfully starts up PM1 after major rebuild by Toscotec

Toscotec successfully accomplished an extensive rebuild of Russian containerboard manufacturer JSC Yarpaper’s PM1 at their mill in Yaroslavl, near Moscow. PM1 has a wire width of 2,830 mm and produces 100% recycled-based fluting and test liner in the...

17-02-2021 Hits:216 European News

GS Paperboard and Packaging selects TietoEVRY to be their business renewal partner

GS Paperboard and Packaging selects TietoEVRY to be their business renewal partner

Digitalization with data integration between various systems will optimize efficiency in production planning, reduce waste and improve customer service. GS Paperboard & Packaging Group (GSPP), one of the largest players in the domestic container...

17-02-2021 Hits:213 European News

The new Voith OnCare.pmPortal – Digital data and inventory management for maximum transparency and availability

The new Voith OnCare.pmPortal – Digital data and inventory management for maximum transparency and availability

The data and inventory management of products and consumables involves a considerable amount of administrative work. The new digital asset management tool OnCare.pmPortal now offers paper manufacturers an optimum alternative for increasing both the t...

16-02-2021 Hits:291 European News

Mondi launches AegisPaper, a complete range of recyclable barrier papers for sustainable packaging solutions

Mondi launches AegisPaper, a complete range of recyclable barrier papers for sustainable packaging solutions

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has successfully developed a new recyclable functional barrier paper range. Designed with protection in mind, this range of certified recyclable barrier paper solutions is fully integrated across Mondi’s...

11-02-2021 Hits:294 European News

FreeForm Packaging AB launches a one-sided laminate based on 85% paper

FreeForm Packaging AB launches a one-sided laminate based on 85% paper

FreeForm Packaging is launching a new, stretchable, paper laminate based on 85% paper. The new laminate is considered to be “one-sided”, which has been highly requested by many brand owners and retailers. Called Standard Paper Out, it does not have t...

11-02-2021 Hits:215 European News

Metsä Board starts a development programme for its Kemi paperboard mill

Metsä Board starts a development programme for its Kemi paperboard mill

Metsä Board launches a development programme for its white-top kraftliner mill in Kemi, enabled by Metsä Fibre's new bioproduct mill investment announced today. The development programme is a significant step towards the company's sustainability targ...

11-02-2021 Hits:240 European News

A.Celli X-Roll: how to reduce the consumption of a Tissue machine with a single press nip configuration

A.Celli X-Roll: how to reduce the consumption of a Tissue machine with a single press nip configuration

Among the main features of quality Tissue paper there are certainly a high bulkiness and softness. How can this be achieved by using a conventional configuration with a single press nip and, at the same time, decrease energy consumption? The answer i...

09-02-2021 Hits:307 European News

Successful start-up of Papel Aralar’s PM 5 for sustainable wet wipes

Successful start-up of Papel Aralar’s PM 5 for sustainable wet wipes

Voith and the nonwoven fabric expert Truetzschler Nonwovens have delivered a new system for specialty paper production to the Spanish paper factory Papel Aralar. In December, the PM 5 successfully started up and is now stably producing adult and baby...

09-02-2021 Hits:314 European News

New cross-range colour matching tool from Arjowiggins

New cross-range colour matching tool from Arjowiggins

Arjowiggins has launched an innovative new colour matching tool to make it simple for designers and brands to combine products from two of its complementary creative paper collections - Keaykolour and Curious Metallics. With this new tool Arjowiggin...

09-02-2021 Hits:297 European News

Metsä Board starts pre-engineering for paperboard capacity expansion

Metsä Board starts pre-engineering for paperboard capacity expansion

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, aims at strengthening its position as Europe’s leading producer of folding boxboard and plans to increase its production capacity. The company has started pre-engineering for increasing the annual production capacit...

25-01-2021 Hits:410 European News

ABB partners with ACA Systems to offer new online porosity sensor for paper mills

ABB partners with ACA Systems to offer new online porosity sensor for paper mills

ABB boosts portfolio with ACA Permi sensor, which provides online air permeability measurements and acts as early warning system for unwanted process changes ABB has entered into a partnership with ACA Systems, the leading supplier of porosity senso...

19-01-2021 Hits:465 European News

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line to Europap Tezol Kağit in Turkey

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line to Europap Tezol Kağit in Turkey

Europap Tezol Kağit will boost capacity with a Toscotec-supplied AHEAD 2.2S tissue machine at its integrated production base in Mersin, Turkey. This is a repeat order for Toscotec who already supplied a TT SYD steel Yankee dryer installed on their PM...

18-01-2021 Hits:312 European News

Seamless and timely customer support combined with leading innovations - Körber Business Area Tissue increases sales and orders in 2020

Seamless and timely customer support combined with leading innovations - Körber Business Area Tissue increases sales and orders in 2020

Over the course of this year the Tissue market evolved significantly: the uncertainty of the cost of pulp, the high competitiveness of the market, and the upheavals created by the current pandemic opened up new challenges. The Körber Business Area Ti...

14-01-2021 Hits:375 European News

Rottneros decides on environmental investments at Vallvik Mill

Rottneros decides on environmental investments at Vallvik Mill

Rottneros’ Board has decided on investments to reduce emissions to water at Vallvik Mill. The investments amount to a total of SEK 33 million and are linked to the mill's updated environmental permit, which has now gained legal force, allowing an ann...

11-01-2021 Hits:442 European News

Sappi Europe Media Release: Sappi Maastricht sells south-western part of the industrial estate to Belvédère Wijkontwikkelingsmaatschappij (municipality of Maastricht)

Sappi Europe Media Release: Sappi Maastricht sells south-western part of the industrial estate to Belvédère Wijkontwikkelingsmaatschappij (municipality of Maastricht)

Sappi Maastricht and the Belvédère Wijkontwikkelingsmaatschappij (Neighborhood Development Company, WOM) of the Municipality of Maastricht have signed an agreement that will finalize the sale of the southwestern part of the Maastricht paper mill site...

08-01-2021 Hits:387 European News

Emtec Electronic Showcases Innovative Approach to Measuring Tissue Softness at the 2021 Tissue Conference

Emtec Electronic Showcases Innovative Approach to Measuring Tissue Softness at the 2021 Tissue Conference

Emtec’s unique invention, the TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer, provides a simple, quick, and reliable way to get objective measurements of the haptic properties of tissue paper.  In this year’s Tissue Conference, hosted by Tissue Analytica in colla...

08-01-2021 Hits:537 European News

Automation pioneer ABB confirmed as #1 DCS market leader

Automation pioneer ABB confirmed as #1 DCS market leader

Customer focus, digital innovation and remote services were drivers for ABB’s leadership position in Distributed Control Systems (DCS) for the 21st consecutive year, according to analyst  Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are central to automat...

17-12-2020 Hits:498 European News

Kemira and DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences partner for development and commercialization of new breakthrough biomaterials

Kemira and DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences partner for development and commercialization of new breakthrough biomaterials

The two companies join forces to commercialize applications of new tailored biomaterials and biobased chemicals, based on DuPont’s breakthrough biotechnology platform. Kemira’s role in the collaboration will be to co-develop and commercialize a range...

17-12-2020 Hits:490 European News

Toscotec to supply three tissue rebuild projects

Toscotec to supply three tissue rebuild projects

Toscotec will deliver three tissue machine rebuilds located at different mills to a confidential global producer.  Toscotec will rebuild the drying sections of two tissue machines, as well as the wet end and winding sections of another machine....

19-11-2020 Hits:818 European News

Mondi Ansbach steps up its customer proposition by offering more sustainable packaging solutions

Mondi Ansbach steps up its customer proposition by offering more sustainable packaging solutions

Last year, Mondi, a leading global packaging and paper manufacturer, announced that it would expand its existing plant in Ansbach, Southern Germany, to become the largest heavy-duty corrugated cardboard plant in Europe. The “Ansbach 2020” project, an...

18-11-2020 Hits:647 European News

A.Celli Paper & Aktül Kağit: only two weeks to start up the rewinder

A.Celli Paper & Aktül Kağit: only two weeks to start up the rewinder

Aktül Kağıt is a company that produces tissue paper from 100% virgin wood pulp, managing Private Label products for the main local and foreign chains. It also supplies high quality jumbo rolls for numerous converting facilities, located both in Turke...

13-11-2020 Hits:649 European News

New ABB Weight Virtual Measurement reduces sheet break recovery time and boosts mill profitability

New ABB Weight Virtual Measurement reduces sheet break recovery time and boosts mill profitability

Step change for modern mill transformation as new online measurement enables more efficient and cost-effective management of start-up events ABB has just launched Weight Virtual Measurement, an ABB Ability™ Performance Service that allows paper, pa...

13-11-2020 Hits:662 European News

Toscotec-Rebuilt Hoods yield double-digit consumption reduction at Wepa Giershagen

Toscotec-Rebuilt Hoods yield double-digit consumption reduction at Wepa Giershagen

Wepa Group is one of the largest tissue manufacturers in Europe, with 13 sites, 21 paper machines, a production of approx. 780,000 t/year, and a positive annual growth trend. Since 2002, Toscotec and Wepa’s cooperation has been particularly strong at...

12-11-2020 Hits:637 European News

Stora Enso to start feasibility study for expanding pulp and board capacity at Skoghall Mill

Stora Enso to start feasibility study for expanding pulp and board capacity at Skoghall Mill

Stora Enso has decided to commence a feasibility study and environmental permit application process on enhancing and expanding the pulp- and board-making capabilities at its Skoghall Mill in Sweden. The investment would leverage the already strong mi...

11-11-2020 Hits:905 European News

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