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Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally

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

15-10-2019 Hits:61 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2019 Hits:108 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2019 Hits:106 European News

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to continue successful cooperation

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to continue successful cooperation

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

14-10-2019 Hits:104 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2019 Hits:92 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2019 Hits:166 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2019 Hits:219 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2019 Hits:167 South American News

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

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

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

09-10-2019 Hits:163 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2019 Hits:198 Asian News

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

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

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

09-10-2019 Hits:172 European News

Futura and Plusline redrawing boundaries in tissue converting

Futura and Plusline redrawing boundaries in tissue converting

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

07-10-2019 Hits:201 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2019 Hits:211 European News

ANDRITZ launches MasterDry dryer fabric portfolio

ANDRITZ launches MasterDry dryer fabric portfolio

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

07-10-2019 Hits:220 European News

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

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

04-10-2019 Hits:256 North American News

Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments

Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments

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

04-10-2019 Hits:272 European News

Paper Converting Machine Company acquires STAX Technologies.

Paper Converting Machine Company acquires STAX Technologies.

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

04-10-2019 Hits:266 European News

Sappi Europe joins HP Indigo’s Alliance One media programme

Sappi Europe joins HP Indigo’s Alliance One media programme

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

04-10-2019 Hits:250 European News

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

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

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

04-10-2019 Hits:246 European News

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

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

04-10-2019 Hits:231 North American News

Peter Sävelin new Mill Director at Vallvik Mill

Peter Sävelin new Mill Director at Vallvik Mill

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

04-10-2019 Hits:229 European News

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

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

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

04-10-2019 Hits:236 European News

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

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

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

01-10-2019 Hits:283 Asian News

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

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

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

01-10-2019 Hits:287 European News

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

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

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

27-09-2019 Hits:332 European News

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

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

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

26-09-2019 Hits:318 European News

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

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

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

26-09-2019 Hits:298 European News

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

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

26-09-2019 Hits:355 South American News

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

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

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

26-09-2019 Hits:341 European News

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regarding a potential extra dividend payment

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regarding a potential extra dividend payment

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

23-09-2019 Hits:351 financial News

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

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

23-09-2019 Hits:345 financial News

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

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

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

23-09-2019 Hits:351 North American News

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

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

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

23-09-2019 Hits:307 European News

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

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

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

20-09-2019 Hits:345 European News

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter result

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

20-09-2019 Hits:294 European News

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

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

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

20-09-2019 Hits:318 European News

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

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

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

19-09-2019 Hits:279 European News

Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance.

Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance.

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

19-09-2019 Hits:292 European News

Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement

Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement

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

19-09-2019 Hits:281 European News

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

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

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

19-09-2019 Hits:260 European News

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the market

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the market

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

19-09-2019 Hits:383 financial News

Ola Thomasson new Mill Director at Rottneros Mill

Ola Thomasson new Mill Director at Rottneros Mill

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

19-09-2019 Hits:258 European News

WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, SC, Paper Mill

WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, SC, Paper Mill

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

19-09-2019 Hits:267 North American News

Ted Baker achieves seasonal sustainability with DS Smith

Ted Baker achieves seasonal sustainability with DS Smith

Fashion retailer enhances sustainability credentials with reusable e-commerce box Ted Baker set out to improve the sustainability of its e-commerce packaging, while retaining its trademark ‘wow’ factor for customers. For an innovative solution, Ted...

19-09-2019 Hits:400 European News

Verso Announces New Anthem Plus® Coated Paper Promotion

Verso Announces New Anthem Plus® Coated Paper Promotion

American Product. American Jobs. American Pride. Verso Corporation, a leading producer of coated papers, has just introduced a new promotion for its economy coated paper, Anthem Plus®, titled Anthem Plus®. Solid Performer. The promotion features the...

19-09-2019 Hits:272 North American News

Sofidel unveils new recyclable packaging for leading household paper towel regina blitz and regina toilet paper

Sofidel unveils new recyclable packaging for leading household paper towel regina blitz and regina toilet paper

This latest step towards responsible and sustainable packaging practices is part of a more comprehensive product innovation strategy from the Sofidel Group Sofidel, one of the leading global manufacturers of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic us...

19-09-2019 Hits:267 European News

A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at Marutomi mill in Japan.

A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at Marutomi mill in Japan.

The Marutomi Group started up a MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan. This is the first of two tissue lines ordered by the Japanese producer. The second line is scheduled fo...

19-09-2019 Hits:384 Asian News

Valmet to supply a board machine to JK Paper Limited in India

Valmet to supply a board machine to JK Paper Limited in India

Valmet will supply a board machine with an extensive automation and Industrial Internet package for JK Paper Limited’s Fort Songadh Mill in India. By investing in the latest coated board technology, JK Paper targets to increase its market share on a ...

19-09-2019 Hits:391 Asian News

Cargill launches new high-performance wet-end starch to improve packaging paper making process

Cargill launches new high-performance wet-end starch to improve packaging paper making process

C*iBond™ 25957 enables improvement of paper strength and quality combined with increased production efficiency for paper manufacturers Cargill has expanded its range of packaging ingredients with the launch of C*iBond® 25957, a high-performance, cat...

19-09-2019 Hits:240 European News

Lenzing contracts Wood to deliver world´s largest lyocell plant

Lenzing contracts Wood to deliver world´s largest lyocell plant

Sbtl.: Professional partner confirms start-up date of the project in Thailand Bangkok – With the recently announced plans to establish a lyocell production facility in Thailand, the Lenzing Group is taking an important step in meeting the strong dem...

19-09-2019 Hits:322 Asian News

Improved paper quality and increased production capacity with Voith BlueLine products at Umka in Serbia

Improved paper quality and increased production capacity with Voith BlueLine products at Umka in Serbia

Increasing production capacity by over 90 percent and switching to more economic raw materials while increasing cleanliness of the end products – these were the two goals of the Serbian paper manufacturer Umka d.o.o. when upgrading its cardboard mach...

19-09-2019 Hits:213 European News

Millions more coffee cups destined for James Cropper

Millions more coffee cups destined for James Cropper

Earlier this week, the winners of The Cup Fund by Hubbub and Starbucks were announced at a launch event in London. James Cropper is proud to have been selected as the recycling partner on four of these projects.  An estimated seven million coffee cu...

19-09-2019 Hits:190 European News

Verso Showcases Sterling® Premium Coated Paper in ELEVATE YOUR IMPRESSION Promotion

Verso Showcases Sterling® Premium Coated Paper in ELEVATE YOUR IMPRESSION Promotion

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) continues to celebrate the power of print in its latest promotion titled Sterling® Premium. ELEVATE YOUR IMPRESSION. Sterling® Premium is Verso's premium coated sheetfed printing paper. "Sterling® Premium has set a new ...

19-09-2019 Hits:202 North American News

WestRock Provides Update of Financial Impact Following Hurricane Dorian

WestRock Provides Update of Financial Impact Following Hurricane Dorian

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today provided an estimate of the impact of Hurricane Dorian on its fiscal fourth quarter financial results. The Company idled three of its containerbo...

19-09-2019 Hits:366 financial News

Ensuring paper quality - web monitoring and inspection on a high-speed paper coating line

Ensuring paper quality - web monitoring and inspection on a high-speed paper coating line

AMETEK Surface Vision has delivered a reliable, comprehensive state-of-the-art solution for early defect detection and classification on a major paper manufacturer’s premium paper coating line, increasing productivity and winder throughput. Mitsubis...

19-09-2019 Hits:198 North American News

New sheeting line starts up at Metsä Board’s Äänekoski mill in Finland

New sheeting line starts up at Metsä Board’s Äänekoski mill in Finland

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started a new paperboard sheeting line at its Äänekoski mill in Finland. The investment was earlier announced in a press release on 15 November 2018. The new line will increase the annual capacity of the sheeting...

19-09-2019 Hits:143 European News

Can Södra make the most sustainable pulp?

Can Södra make the most sustainable pulp?

Södra has taken on the challenge of making the world´s most sustainable pulp. From the seedlings in our nurseries to the way we package our finished bales, we’ve been examining every step of the process in a bid to take sustainability even further. ...

19-09-2019 Hits:147 European News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper shows product innovation at the Fachpack 2019

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper shows product innovation at the Fachpack 2019

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is at Fachpack 2019 in Nuremberg for the first time and is presenting the brand new barricote BAG WGOM - a fully recyclable barrier paper for flexible food packaging, with multi-barriers against water vapour, grease and oil, ox...

19-09-2019 Hits:198 European News

Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses

Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses

Consumers and brands around the world are looking for more sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging, with easy recyclability being key. To meet these needs Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is introducing a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboar...

19-09-2019 Hits:134 European News

James Cropper brings world-famous colour lab to luxe pack 2019 and exclusively unveils new industry report

James Cropper brings world-famous colour lab to luxe pack 2019 and exclusively unveils new industry report

James Cropper is poised to present its expertise in the art of colour at Luxe Pack 2019. The specialist papermaker will bring its acclaimed colour lab experience to Monaco from its home in Kendal, in the English Lake District.   The company’s master...

19-09-2019 Hits:199 European News

Mosaico Group & A.Celli Paper: rebuilding of the PM#5 machine

Mosaico Group & A.Celli Paper: rebuilding of the PM#5 machine

Efficiency and quality of wrapping with the new A.Celli Pope Reel The Italian company, part of Burgo Group, a well-known producer of graphic and special papers, based in Lugo di Vicenza, has accepted the reconstruction of the pope reel section of...

19-09-2019 Hits:131 European News

Willamette Falls Paper Company is now FSC Certified

Willamette Falls Paper Company is now FSC Certified

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc. has achieved Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Chain-of-Custody certification through SCS Global Services.   FSC Chain-of-Custody certification assures consumers that the products they are purchasing have been re...

19-09-2019 Hits:154 North American News

Voith Group to acquire BTG, a Spectris Company

Voith Group to acquire BTG, a Spectris Company

Voith has signed an agreement with Spectris plc to acquire BTG for a total gross cash consideration of €319 million. With BTG, a multinational provider of integrated, highly specialized process solutions for the global pulp and paper industry, Voith ...

19-09-2019 Hits:147 European News

Cartiera Confalone selects Toscotec for the turnkey supply of a new energy-efficient tissue line.

Cartiera Confalone selects Toscotec for the turnkey supply of a new energy-efficient tissue line.

Cartiera Confalone is the protagonist of an important investment that will see the construction of a new advanced production base in Montoro, Avellino, with leading-edge tissue technology. The plant includes an automated warehouse and one AHEAD 2.2 t...

19-09-2019 Hits:140 European News

PMP to provide two rebuilds for Asia Pulp & Paper Sinar Mas mill in Indonesia

PMP to provide two rebuilds for Asia Pulp & Paper Sinar Mas mill in Indonesia

Paper Machinery Producer (PMP) recently signed a contract for the delivery of two rebuilds for the Press and Dryer Section for Asia Pulp & Paper Sinar Mas’ (APP) Pindo Deli Mill in Indonesia. The agreement is the result of an earlier successful coope...

19-09-2019 Hits:235 European News

Metsä Board implements artificial intelligence in quality management

Metsä Board implements artificial intelligence in quality management

Metsä Board’s Kyro mill is to begin using artificial intelligence for quality management on its folding boxboard machine. Supplied by Voith, the software uses measurement results related to the quality properties of and the mill’s process data. By co...

18-09-2019 Hits:179 European News

Smart Packaging gets Green AMOTEK at MIAC 2019

Smart Packaging gets Green AMOTEK at MIAC 2019

The issue of which materials should be used for packaging is becoming increasingly important. Consumers are also paying more and more attention to how environmentally friendly the packaging used for paper hygiene products is. Amotek offers packaging ...

13-09-2019 Hits:259 Exhibitions

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Gulf Paper Manufacturing on a turnkey basis.

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Gulf Paper Manufacturing on a turnkey basis.

Gulf Paper Manufacturing selected Toscotec for the rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Mina Abdullah paper mill, Kuwait. The paper machine has a reel trim of 2,550 mm and produces fluting, test liner and white top grades from 100 to 200 gsm us...

13-09-2019 Hits:302 Asian News

Pulp Market to Reach a Valuation of ~ US$ 333 Bn by 2027; Transparency Market Research

Pulp Market to Reach a Valuation of ~ US$ 333 Bn by 2027; Transparency Market Research

In terms of revenue, the global pulp market is estimated to expand at a CAGR of ~ 4% during the forecast period, owing to numerous factors, about which, Study offers thorough insights and forecast in this report. Pulp Market: An Overview Pulp is ba...

13-09-2019 Hits:314 financial News

Vision Paper and Board partner with SCA to launch new paper category

Vision Paper and Board partner with SCA to launch new paper category

Leading papermaker SCA Graphic Paper has created a brand-new paper category for graphical printers: Fine Wood-Containing Paper (FWP) narrows the gap between woodfree and wood-containing offset papers as never before. Leading the way in this innovati...

08-09-2019 Hits:380 European News

Metsä Board’s FBB latest printed samples highlight recent packaging trends

Metsä Board’s FBB latest printed samples highlight recent packaging trends

To demonstrate how paperboard can boost brand appeal, Metsä Board has launched a new set of packaging samples. The samples demonstrate the various finishing effects and how the paperboard surface can enhance them and create impressive visual and tact...

08-09-2019 Hits:336 European News

Voith supplies Papierfabrik Palm with complete BlueLine stock preparation line for new build project in Aalen

Voith supplies Papierfabrik Palm with complete BlueLine stock preparation line for new build project in Aalen

At the beginning of June 2019, the green light was given for the construction of the new Papierfabrik Palm paper mill for the production of testliner and corrugated baseboard. Voith will be supplying the stock preparation line for the project and has...

08-09-2019 Hits:367 European News

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

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

Recard announces the successful start up of PM11, the new plant of Klippan Bruk in Sweden that took place on August 19, 2019. The new PM increases the annual capacity by 30.000 tonnes of coloured and white high quality tissue. Recard supplied the c...

04-09-2019 Hits:338 European News

BillerudKorsnäs appoints EVP Sustainability

BillerudKorsnäs appoints EVP Sustainability

BillerudKorsnäs Sustainability Director Malin Ljung Eiborn will on the 1st of October take place in the Executive Leadership Team of BillerudKorsnäs. Sustainability thus becomes a separate function at group level instead of, as previously, part of th...

03-09-2019 Hits:414 European News

19 new apprentices at Mitsubishi HiTec Paper

19 new apprentices at Mitsubishi HiTec Paper

On August 1, 2019, nineteen new apprentices were warmly welcomed to Mitsubishi HiTec Paper. Five paper technologists, three industrial mechanics, three electronics technicians, one cutting machine operator, four machine and plant operators, one IT sp...

03-09-2019 Hits:369 European News

ANDRITZ to supply three paper machine approach flow systems to Hamburger Rieger in Germany

ANDRITZ to supply three paper machine approach flow systems to Hamburger Rieger in Germany

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Hamburger Rieger GmbH, Papierfabrik Spremberg, to supply three paper machine approach flow systems as well as broke screening for the new greenfield production line PM2 in Spremberg, G...

03-09-2019 Hits:405 European News

The ‘Better with Less – Design Challenge’ 2019–2020 packaging design competition opens for entries

The ‘Better with Less – Design Challenge’ 2019–2020 packaging design competition opens for entries

The Better with Less – Design Challenge, organised by Metsä Board, the European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is now in its second year. Its aim is to inspire designers to create more environmentally-friendly pa...

02-09-2019 Hits:425 European News

AstenJohnson announces end of proposed transaction to merge Heimbach and AstenJohnson PMC businesses

AstenJohnson announces end of proposed transaction to merge Heimbach and AstenJohnson PMC businesses

AstenJohnson CEO Kevin Frank said: “We regret to announce that the proposed transaction to merge the Heimbach and AstenJohnson PMC (Paper Machine Clothing) businesses has been called off. While both companies have a high level of respect for each oth...

02-09-2019 Hits:496 North American News

SCA invests in Obbola kraftliner mill

SCA invests in Obbola kraftliner mill

SCA to build a new paper machine for the production of kraftliner at its Obbola paper mill in Umeå. The annual production in Obbola will increase from the current 450,000 tonnes of kraftliner to 725,000 tonnes to meet the growing demand for renewable...

02-09-2019 Hits:371 European News

myMondi.net – Mondi launches web platform for outstanding print and design inspired by paper

myMondi.net – Mondi launches web platform for outstanding print and design inspired by paper

Mondi, a global leader in paper and packaging, has launched a new website to market their Uncoated Fine Paper (UFP) brands. At myMondi.net, professionals from the printing and design industries will find everything they need to know about Mondi’s hig...

30-08-2019 Hits:403 European News

South African pulp producer Sappi chooses ABB to help boost output and ease environmental impact

South African pulp producer Sappi chooses ABB to help boost output and ease environmental impact

ABB will provide Sappi’s Vulindlela project with automation, electrification and instrumentation to futureproof operations Sappi, the world’s largest producer of dissolving wood pulp, has chosen digital technology leader ABB to supply engineering, p...

30-08-2019 Hits:433 European News

SupremeFilm: Voith launches new premium polyurethane roll cover for film presses

SupremeFilm: Voith launches new premium polyurethane roll cover for film presses

With SupremeFilm, Voith is enhancing its product range for film presses with a new high-performance roll cover made from polyurethane (PU). Stable run times and uniform profile 2-sigma thanks to very high abrasion resistance High film transfer ra...

30-08-2019 Hits:418 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up rebuilt paper machine at PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill, Ukraine

ANDRITZ successfully starts up rebuilt paper machine at PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill, Ukraine

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the rebuilt BM1 for PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill at their site in Obukhiv, Ukraine. The rebuild of the packaging paper machine covered the upgrade of the press and calender sec...

28-08-2019 Hits:688 European News

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPress SX single-seam press felt technology

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPress SX single-seam press felt technology

StrataPress SX is specifically engineered for the most demanding positions in paperboard/packaging, graphical, and pulp machines. Its patented, integrated seam ensures strength and durability while delivering rapid and safe installation. It is speci...

28-08-2019 Hits:443 European News

merQbiz® Introduces BaleVision™, an Industry-First Quality Solution for Recovered Paper

merQbiz® Introduces BaleVision™, an Industry-First Quality Solution for Recovered Paper

Data analytics and insights empower smarter procurement – maximizing supplier performance and optimizing business processes merQbiz®, a solutions and analytics provider for buyers and sellers in the recovered paper (RCP) industry, introduces BaleVis...

28-08-2019 Hits:458 European News

Metsä Board aims for fossil free mills as part of company’s 2030 sustainability targets

Metsä Board aims for fossil free mills as part of company’s 2030 sustainability targets

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has just published its sustainability targets for 2030. One of the company’s targets is to achieve fossil free mills by 2030 with zero fossil CO2 emissions.  This ambitious target includes both emissions from the com...

28-08-2019 Hits:487 European News

Valmet to supply boiler diagnostics system to Shandong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co., Ltd. in China

Valmet to supply boiler diagnostics system to Shandong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co., Ltd. in China

Valmet will supply boiler diagnostics system to Shandong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co., Ltd. in China. The system will be installed in a new recovery boiler of Sun Paper, and it will optimize the recovery boiler availability and operation. The ...

23-08-2019 Hits:548 Asian News

Metsä Board participates in paperboard cup collection initiative in France

Metsä Board participates in paperboard cup collection initiative in France

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is one of the founding members of Alliance Gobelet Carton that was founded in the spring to organise a pilot for the collection and recycling of paperboard cups in France. The first collections with partnering restau...

22-08-2019 Hits:468 European News

Sun Paper and Voith cooperation sets a new milestone

Sun Paper and Voith cooperation sets a new milestone

Sun Paper, Voith’s long-term partner in China, recently awarded two new orders to the paper machine pioneer. This sets a new record for cooperation between Voith and Sun Paper with 11 paper machines having now been ordered in total. The new order inc...

19-08-2019 Hits:580 Asian News

Battery Ventures Acquires Forest2Market, Inc., and Fisher International, Inc.

Battery Ventures Acquires Forest2Market, Inc., and Fisher International, Inc.

Combined companies will offer unprecedented data-driven insights to global forest products markets Battery Ventures, a global technology-focused investment firm, announced that it has acquired two companies: Forest2Market, Inc. a firm supplying dat...

19-08-2019 Hits:556 North American News

At the PKV paper and board mill, Papermaking 4.0 technologies are increasing overall production and reducing energy costs

At the PKV paper and board mill, Papermaking 4.0 technologies are increasing overall production and reducing energy costs

The ongoing development of its products is just as much an integral part of the corporate philosophy of paper and board manufacturer Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel (PKV) as the constant improvement of production efficiency. To achieve these goals the...

19-08-2019 Hits:581 European News

Sappi Embarks on a journey of Digital Transformation

Sappi Embarks on a journey of Digital Transformation

Sappi has appointed Kouris Kalligas as Head of Digital Transformation for Sappi Europe. Kouris started his career in Sappi in 2008 as a management trainee and then became the Supply Chain Service Manager for Sappi Europe. He then spent 5 years in Sil...

19-08-2019 Hits:551 European News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper with two innovations at Labelexpo Europe 2019

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper with two innovations at Labelexpo Europe 2019

With two innovations in store, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is presenting a wide range of coated specialty papers for the label and packaging market at Labelexpo Europe 2019. The new products: jetscript METAL VPG 1018, a metallic- silver gloss inkjet paper...

19-08-2019 Hits:517 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue production line with shoe press and steel Yankee at Africaine Paper Mills, Algeria

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue production line with shoe press and steel Yankee at Africaine Paper Mills, Algeria

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue production line, including stock preparation, delivered to Africaine Paper Mills (APM) in Algeria. The ANDRITZ energy-efficient tissue machine has a desig...

19-08-2019 Hits:539 European News

Metsä Board to present its premium white kraftliners at FEFCO’s Technical Seminar

Metsä Board to present its premium white kraftliners at FEFCO’s Technical Seminar

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, will be presenting its high-quality white kraftliners at FEFCO Technical Seminar 2019. Metsä Board’s packaging design experts will also be present ...

19-08-2019 Hits:443 Exhibitions

ANDRITZ acquires KEMPULP

ANDRITZ acquires KEMPULP

International technology Group ANDRITZ has acquired the Swedish company KEMPULP, a specialist provider of process technologies for the chemical pulping industry. The company designs and markets technologies used in chemical pulping, including pulp w...

19-08-2019 Hits:461 European News

Mondi fills recycled paper gap with extended NAUTILUS® range

Mondi fills recycled paper gap with extended NAUTILUS® range

Mondi fills recycled paper gap with extended NAUTILUS® range Leading global packaging and paper group Mondi has taken action to address the shortage of uncoated recycled fine paper in Europe. Mondi’s uncoated recycled fine paper brand NAUTILUS® has ...

15-08-2019 Hits:502 European News

Lucart presents its 2018 Sustainability Report with a focus on Circular Economy, new investments, dialogue with the stakeholders, and partnerships for sustainable development

Lucart presents its 2018 Sustainability Report with a focus on Circular Economy, new investments, dialogue with the stakeholders, and partnerships for sustainable development

Lucart’s 14th Sustainability Report, drawn up in accordance with the international guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI Standard), highlights, among other things, an increase in turnover (+12%) and key investments such as the acquisitio...

15-08-2019 Hits:604 financial News

World’s most modern board machine successfully commissioned at BillerudKorsnäs in Gruvön

World’s most modern board machine successfully commissioned at BillerudKorsnäs in Gruvön

On June 28, 2019, the BM 7, the most modern, most efficient and largest board machine in the world, was successfully commissioned at the BillerudKorsnäs production facility in Gruvön, Sweden. The Voith XcelLine board machine has been equipped with a ...

14-08-2019 Hits:524 European News

Less human intervention in the warehouse with robot AGV

Less human intervention in the warehouse with robot AGV

The robot AGV has knocked on the door of the warehouse, and not as a passing guest, but as a new and welcome tenant. Automated Guided Vehicles - self-driving vehicles that perform handling tasks - represent a groundbreaking innovation for the world o...

31-07-2019 Hits:761 Logistics

Why companies should use warehouse automation for stock

Why companies should use warehouse automation for stock

Warehouse automation is the answer to the various problems associated with supply chains that need to be increasingly efficient and capable of handling many complex factors. E-commerce has made everything faster: from development and production to st...

31-07-2019 Hits:766 Logistics

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD-2.0L tissue line on a turnkey basis to Paloma in Slovenia.

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD-2.0L tissue line on a turnkey basis to Paloma in Slovenia.

The Slovak Hygienic Paper Group appointed Toscotec as turnkey supplier of a new tissue line at Paloma mill in Sladki Vrh, Slovenia. The delivery is scheduled for March 2020 and the start-up for June 2020.  The turnkey supply includes one AHEAD-2.0L...

31-07-2019 Hits:647 European News

Blue Tissue and A.Celli Paper: TM1 started-up

Blue Tissue and A.Celli Paper: TM1 started-up

On July 7th the A.Celli iDEAL® Master Tissue Machine was successfully started-up, beginning production for the Mexican customer Blue Tissue Sapi de C.V. The new turnkey plant, which includes the two-plies slitter A.Celli E-Wind® T100 rewinder, in add...

31-07-2019 Hits:855 South American News

T.CON is expanding to Asia – in partnership with Pacific Textiles

T.CON is expanding to Asia – in partnership with Pacific Textiles

T.CON has acquired a new implementation partner for products like its TRIM Suite: Chinese textile manufacturer Pacific Textiles. Businesses in the region generate considerable demand for specialized industry expertise for their SAP projects. Hong ...

16-07-2019 Hits:1135 Asian News

Valmet to supply a board machine rebuild to ITC Limited in India

Valmet to supply a board machine rebuild to ITC Limited in India

Valmet will supply a board machine rebuild for ITC Limited at its Bhadrachalam Mill in India. The rebuild of board machine PM 7, currently producing folding boxboard, is designed to increase production capacity substantially and offer new quality fea...

15-07-2019 Hits:1098 Asian News

Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020 announces an impressive jury of renowned packaging design experts

Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020 announces an impressive jury of renowned packaging design experts

The Better with Less – Design Challenge arranged for the first time in 2017–2018 was an impressive success, with over 300 packaging designs submitted to the competition. This year’s Design Challenge is approaching, and the world-class jury of renowne...

15-07-2019 Hits:1032 European News

New sustainable technologies for wood-to-textile value chain enables increased production of man-made cellulose fibres in Europe

New sustainable technologies for wood-to-textile value chain enables increased production of man-made cellulose fibres in Europe

GRETE, the Green chemicals and technologies for the wood-to-textile value chain project, has been granted EUR 2.6 million by the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU), which is partnership between the EU and the Bio-based Industries Consort...

15-07-2019 Hits:1040 European News

Bosch Packaging Technology and BillerudKorsnäs intensify innovation collaboration

Bosch Packaging Technology and BillerudKorsnäs intensify innovation collaboration

The demand for sustainable packaging among consumers and brand owners all over the world is growing at an exponential rate, which in many cases drives a strong need to replace plastic packaging. Strong partnerships are required to bring about the dev...

08-07-2019 Hits:1036 European News

Inapa authorized to conclude acquisition of Papyrus Deutschland

Inapa authorized to conclude acquisition of Papyrus Deutschland

German antitrust authorities have finalized their analysis and cleared the acquisition.  Inapa will become the leading paper distribution group in Western Europe after the transaction, expected to be completed within 30 days. German antitrust author...

08-07-2019 Hits:1029 European News

ANDRITZ to rebuild OCC line and install newly developed PrimeScreens X at Cartiere del Polesine in Italy

ANDRITZ to rebuild OCC line and install newly developed PrimeScreens X at Cartiere del Polesine in Italy

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartiere del Polesine to rebuild an existing OCC line including reject treatment at the mill in Adria, Italy. In addition to all main process components, ANDRITZ will also install two ...

08-07-2019 Hits:1481 European News

Dr. Phil Harding to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the Director of Technology and Sustainability

Dr. Phil Harding to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the  Director of Technology and Sustainability

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, announces Dr. Phil Harding will join Willamette Falls Paper Company as the Director of Technology and Sustainability.   Dr. Harding has spen...

08-07-2019 Hits:1330 North American News

Metsä Board to establish faster availability for white kraftliners

Metsä Board to establish faster availability for white kraftliners

Metsä Board – part of the Metsä Group - has announced the start of a new WKL Common Stock Service to help streamline and enhance the order-delivery processes of white kraftliners in continental Europe. As part of the commitment to develop customer ...

08-07-2019 Hits:989 European News

Paper Formulation Technology is a Key Driver for Sustainable Packaging

Paper Formulation Technology is a Key Driver for Sustainable Packaging

As interest groups raise awareness about plastic waste, governments around the world are starting to ban various types of plastics, especially single-use packaging items. We all know the reasons behind this push: Plastic waste is filling our landfill...

08-07-2019 Hits:1088 North American News

Stora Enso plans consolidation of spruce production to one sawmill in Finland

Stora Enso plans consolidation of spruce production to one sawmill in Finland

Stora Enso plans to consolidate the Finnish spruce (whitewood) production to Varkaus sawmill. The plan includes a permanent closure of Kitee sawmill and production increase to Varkaus. The objective is to improve profitability and competitiveness by ...

08-07-2019 Hits:1046 European News

Valmet to supply automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper in China

Valmet to supply automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper in China

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA automation system and measurements to Xuzhou Zhongxing Paper Co., Ltd. in China. The system and consistency transmitters will be installed on the company's paper machine PM1, enabling the line to increase production ef...

08-07-2019 Hits:1035 Asian News

West Linn Paper Mill Site to Re-open as Willamette Falls Paper Company

West Linn Paper Mill Site to Re-open as Willamette Falls Paper Company

Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation in Vancouver, Washington, announces the purchase of the paper-making assets associated with the mill located in West Linn, Oregon and has entered into a five-year lea...

08-07-2019 Hits:1014 North American News

SEK 8.8 million to research projects

SEK 8.8 million to research projects

The Södra Research Foundation has decided to grant an additional SEK 8.8 million to 12 research projects linked to forestry and the forest industry. The funding was awarded to projects including process development in the pulp industry, recycling t...

08-07-2019 Hits:958 European News

North American paper producer eases into the future with ABB digital solutions

North American paper producer eases into the future with ABB digital solutions

Port Townsend Paper Company (PTPC) moves forward with ABB Ability™ Advanced Digital Services PTPC, a North American producer of pulp and paper products, began an evolution path in April 2018 for its mill in Port Townsend, Washington, USA. The mill’s...

08-07-2019 Hits:1001 North American News

ANDRITZ receives long-term maintenance and service contract for Arauco’s MAPA project in Chile

ANDRITZ receives long-term maintenance and service contract for Arauco’s MAPA project in Chile

International technology Group ANDRITZ has been chosen as the maintenance and service partner for Arauco’s MAPA project in Chile. The long-term ANDRITZ SYNERGY™ service agreement covers the entire mill, including all pre-engineering, commissioning, s...

08-07-2019 Hits:998 South American News

Sappi and PerfectPattern boost print efficiency with OctoSprint

Sappi and PerfectPattern boost print efficiency with OctoSprint

Sappi and PerfectPattern signed a global strategic alliance in an effort to roll-out AI driven dynamic print planning and ganging technology to print businesses worldwide. The partnership aims to enable offset and digital printers the opportunity to...

08-07-2019 Hits:944 European News

Valmet introduces ultra-high definition optics to fiber analysis

Valmet introduces ultra-high definition optics to fiber analysis

Utilizing more than 35 years of experience in laboratory and online fiber measurements, Valmet has launched a completely redesigned optics module. The ultra-high definition optics can measure more fibers with much higher resolution in order to expand...

08-07-2019 Hits:938 European News

Update from Port Hawkesbury Paper

Update from Port Hawkesbury Paper

A fire in one of the wood chip silos on the Port Hawkesbury Paper (PHP) Mill site was discovered at approximately 7:20 PM (ADT) on Thursday, June 20th. The mill Emergency Response Team and the Louisdale Volunteer Fire Department responded to the init...

08-07-2019 Hits:897 Canadian News

Valmet introduces new stand-alone wet end control package for paper, board and tissue machines

Valmet introduces new stand-alone wet end control package for paper, board and tissue machines

Valmet introduces new control product called Valmet Stand-Alone Retention Control (Valmet RET) for retention and break-time headbox ash consistency management. It offers benefits for paper, board and tissue makers previously only available to the use...

08-07-2019 Hits:879 European News

New management, ambitious plans – iT’s Tissue’s next steps

New management, ambitious plans – iT’s Tissue’s next steps

A new management structure marks the beginning of an ambitious three-year programme for iT’s Tissue, the Italian Technology Experience. After seven years and three editions of the unique live technology open-house event, Marco Dell’Osso has been app...

08-07-2019 Hits:836 European News

Valmet to supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild for Stora Enso in Finland

Valmet to supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild for Stora Enso in Finland

Valmet will supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild for Stora Enso at its Oulu Mill in Finland. In the project, originally Valmet-supplied paper machine PM 7, which is currently producing fine papers, will be rebuilt to produce hig...

08-07-2019 Hits:704 European News

Maashan Huawang New Material Technology Co., Ltd. chooses A.Celli Paper for a paper rewinder E-WIND® P-100

Maashan Huawang New Material Technology Co., Ltd. chooses A.Celli Paper for a paper rewinder E-WIND® P-100

It is with great satisfaction that A.Celli Paper announces to have signed another contract with the Chinese customer for the purchase of a Paper Rewinder E-WIND® P-100, whose delivery is scheduled for the end of January 2020. The new rewinder is des...

08-07-2019 Hits:950 Asian News

Valmet supplies a forming section rebuild for Ajin P&P in Korea - introduces innovative Sleeve Roll technology

Valmet supplies a forming section rebuild for Ajin P&P in Korea - introduces innovative Sleeve Roll technology

Valmet will supply a forming section rebuild introducing a novel Sleeve Roll technology to Ajin P&P's Dalseong mill in Korea. The rebuild of the paper machine PM 3 targets production increase and improved end-product quality. The start-up of the rebu...

08-07-2019 Hits:751 Asian News

Verso Corporation Adopts Limited Duration Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation Adopts Limited Duration Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation has just announced that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has unanimously adopted a limited duration stockholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan"), following the Board's evaluation and consultation with the Company's advisors, and ...

08-07-2019 Hits:1159 financial News

From plastic to paper and bioplastics: Fabio Perini and Casmatic make eco-friendly tissue products packaging conversion possible

From plastic to paper and bioplastics: Fabio Perini and Casmatic make eco-friendly tissue products packaging conversion possible

Replace plastic packaging with a new eco-friendly, combined paper and bio-plastic material on Casmatic packaging machines. Plastics are the most used materials in the world of packaging, but they need to be limited in light of recent restrictions of...

08-07-2019 Hits:612 European News

Jori Ringman becomes Director General of CEPI

Jori Ringman becomes Director General of CEPI

CEPI, the European association representing the forest fibre and paper industry, announces that Jori Ringman has unanimously been appointed by the CEPI Board as successor to Sylvain Lhôte at the helm of the Brussels-based organisation. “I am honoure...

08-07-2019 Hits:529 European News

Detergent packaging now even more sustainable

Detergent packaging now even more sustainable

Walki offers solutions made of 100 percent renewable raw materials and soon also made of circular polymers Walki, a leading manufacturer of packaging solutions, offers cardboard-based laminate constructions for washing powders and other hygroscopic ...

08-07-2019 Hits:541 European News

The Modern Man takes a greener approach

The Modern Man takes a greener approach

Provider of premium grooming products adapts its packaging to reflect sustainable values and customer expectations The Modern Man has been sending luxury male grooming products to customers around the world since 2009 and as an e-commerce business, ...

08-07-2019 Hits:545 European News

Sappi Lanaken PM8 successful start-up after rebuild

Sappi Lanaken PM8 successful start-up after rebuild

Sappi’s Lanaken mill in Belgium has recently undergone a two month long rebuild on its PM8. As of June, 12th 2019 the PM now has the ability to produce woodfree coated paper in addition to light weight coated paper.  After a scheduled ramp-up and op...

08-07-2019 Hits:490 European News

Verso Corporation Explores Strategic Alternatives And Approves Adoption Of Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation Explores Strategic Alternatives And Approves Adoption Of Stockholder Rights Plan

Verso Corporation has just announced that its Board of Directors had in late March of 2019, reengaged Houlihan Lokey Capital, Inc. as the company's financial advisor to assist Verso in identifying and evaluating a range of potential strategic alterna...

08-07-2019 Hits:1191 financial News

PMP to deliver Key Technological equipment’s to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd in China

PMP to deliver Key Technological equipment’s to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd in China

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a delivery of Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox, Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press and Intelli-Sizer® Metering Size Press for Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd. The agreement has been establish...

05-07-2019 Hits:745 Asian News

A.Celli and SINAMICS upgrade: stepping into the future!

A.Celli and SINAMICS upgrade: stepping into the future!

Why migrating from SIMOVERT to SINAMICS will improve the safety and performance of your A.Celli plant: Starting in 1996, the Siemens SIMOVERT MASTERDRIVES family of converters was sold and installed on a worldwide level and, of course, A.Celli adopt...

05-07-2019 Hits:546 European News

Domtar Corporation Names Marie Cyr New Dryden Mill Manager

Domtar Corporation Names Marie Cyr New Dryden Mill Manager

Domtar Corporation have just announced Marie Cyr as manager of the company’s mill in Dryden, Ontario, effective August 1, 2019. Cyr succeeds Jim Blight, who will retire in August. Since December 2013, Marie has served as the Windsor Mill's pulp mill...

05-07-2019 Hits:656 Canadian News

Sustainable Sake-packaging winner of PIDA UK 2019

Sustainable Sake-packaging winner of PIDA UK 2019

For the first time, the British edition of PIDA – Packaging Impact Design Award – got its own event, held on 5 June in Leeds. This year, sustainability and recycling were in focus. The contesting design students presented creative and fun ideas on ho...

04-07-2019 Hits:630 European News

Voith PaperSchool: Customized training courses for the paper industry

Voith PaperSchool: Customized training courses for the paper industry

The new website of the Voith PaperSchool is now online. The school offers comprehensive training courses covering all aspects of the paper manufacturing process. In addition to a wide range of existing training courses, participants can also access p...

02-07-2019 Hits:571 European News

Valmet delivers a new recovery boiler to ITC in India

Valmet delivers a new recovery boiler to ITC in India

Valmet will deliver a new recovery boiler and ash leaching plant to ITC's Bhadrachalam pulp mill in India. The new boiler will replace three existing boilers. The start-up of the new recovery boiler is scheduled for late 2021. The order was included...

02-07-2019 Hits:600 Asian News

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPressTM felt technology for enhanced press performance

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPressTM felt technology for enhanced press performance

International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new StrataPress™ felt technology enabling unmatched performance on today’s most demanding press positions. Innovative StrataPress™ press felts provide a comprehensive new portfolio o...

02-07-2019 Hits:575 European News

T.CON earns SAP award for excellent mill expertise in Germany

T.CON earns SAP award for excellent mill expertise in Germany

For the first time, SAP SE honors T.CON's excellent expertise for the mill process industry. As a demonstration of the outstanding expert know-how of T.CON in the industry, T.CON can now display the “SAP Recognized Expertise in the mill products indu...

26-06-2019 Hits:595 European News

SEALS DELIVER LONG LIFE IN CHEMICAL PROCESSING APPLICATIONS

SEALS DELIVER LONG LIFE IN CHEMICAL PROCESSING APPLICATIONS

Based on a proprietary and patented crosslinking system that has been developed specifically for the chemical processing industry, DuPont™ Kalrez® Spectrum™ 7275 seals exhibit minimal swelling and improved retention of physical properties when expose...

26-06-2019 Hits:642 North American News

Lenzing Group builds world’s largest lyocell fiber plant in Thailand

Lenzing Group builds world’s largest lyocell fiber plant in Thailand

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group is substantial increasing its production of lyocell fibers to meet the strong demand for these products and further strengthening its position as an industry leader in specialty fibers. Over the next years, it plans to inv...

26-06-2019 Hits:739 Asian News

Publishing of Valmet's Half Year Financial Review January - June 2019 on July 23, 2019

Publishing of Valmet's Half Year Financial Review January - June 2019 on July 23, 2019

Valmet's Half Year Financial Review for January 1 - June 30, 2019 will be published on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at approximately 3:00 p.m Finnish time (EET). The stock exchange release and presentation material in Finnish and in English will be availab...

26-06-2019 Hits:1239 financial News

ANDRITZ receives a major order for an extensive rebuild from Stora Enso in Finland

ANDRITZ receives a major order for an extensive rebuild from Stora Enso in Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso to supply production technologies and key process equipment for rebuild of the fiberline and drying machine as well as for modernization of the stock preparation system at i...

26-06-2019 Hits:655 European News

James Smith joins Toscotec North America.

James Smith joins Toscotec North America.

Toscotec North America, Inc. Green Bay, WI and Toscotec S.p.A. Lucca, Italy announced that James Smith has joined the group as Paper & Board Sales Manager for North America. James Smith, Paper & Board Sales Manager for North America James has a Mec...

26-06-2019 Hits:708 North American News

PMP to support Convertipap’s tissue business expansion in the Americas!

PMP to support Convertipap’s tissue business expansion in the Americas!

The Tissue sector is performing a continuous growth worldwide, and this trend is about to even strengthen in the coming years. Currently tissue papers are daily necessities of every human being. Taking current trends into account, Latin America and E...

12-06-2019 Hits:758 North American News

Minerals Technologies Initiates ENVIROFIL® PCC Production

Minerals Technologies Initiates ENVIROFIL® PCC Production

First Commercial Deployment for Innovative Minerals Recycling Technology Technology Provides Environmental and Cost-Reduction Solutions for Customers Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) (“MTI” or “the Company”) have just announced that it has co...

12-06-2019 Hits:836 European News

ANDRITZ to supply two tissue production lines with stock preparation to MG TEC Industry

ANDRITZ to supply two tissue production lines with stock preparation to MG TEC Industry

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from MG TEC Industry to supply two complete tissue production lines for their mill in Dej, Romania. Start-up is scheduled for 2020 (TM1) and 2022 (TM2), respectively. The turnkey order com...

12-06-2019 Hits:782 European News

Humanized technology and its transformations in the pulp and paper sector is the theme of the ABTCP 2019 Congress

Humanized technology and its transformations in the pulp and paper sector is the theme of the ABTCP 2019 Congress

In the Industry 4.0 or Fourth Industrial Revolution that all productive sectors are currently experiencing, space takes on life in real time through man-machine integration and its interconnections, generating innovation in products, equipment desi...

12-06-2019 Hits:823 South American News

Two Paper Rewinders E-WIND® P100 for Liensheng Paper (Shanying Group)

Two Paper Rewinders E-WIND® P100 for Liensheng Paper (Shanying Group)

A.Celli Paper is pleased to confirm its ongoing and valuable collaboration with the Chinese group Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd., enshrined in the agreement for the supply of two latest generation E-WIND® P100 rewinders, for the mill loca...

12-06-2019 Hits:753 Asian News

SCA sells logistics terminal in Rotterdam

SCA sells logistics terminal in Rotterdam

SCA intends to divest SCA Logistics (Rotterdam) B.V. to the Dutch company Matrans Holdings B.V. The transaction is expected to reduce SCA’s net debt by about 575 M SEK, including both the purchase price and the effect of financial leases which are in...

12-06-2019 Hits:713 Logistics

Voith CeraGuide B: Ceramic coating enhances run time and reduces wire wear at Schoellershammer PM 5

Voith CeraGuide B: Ceramic coating enhances run time and reduces wire wear at Schoellershammer PM 5

By changing from classic rubber covers to CeraGuide B ceramic roller coatings from Voith, Schoellershammer was able to significantly increase the efficiency of its PM 5. The new coatings not only reduced the regrinding frequency but also increased th...

03-06-2019 Hits:758 European News

ABTCP Congress 2019 to include the 3rd International Symposium on Tissue and Recycling Research and Technology

ABTCP Congress 2019 to include the 3rd International Symposium on Tissue and Recycling Research and Technology

The 3rd International Symposium on Tissue and Recycling Research and Technology (SIPTPT) will take place October 23, 2019 in conjunction with the 52nd Pulp and Paper International Congress, which will be held October 22-24, 2019 in São Paulo (SP), ...

03-06-2019 Hits:898 Exhibitions

International Paper Announces Agreement to Sell Its India-based Paper Business

International Paper Announces Agreement to Sell Its India-based Paper Business

International Paper (NYSE: IP) has entered into an agreement with West Coast Paper Mills Limited (NSE: WSTCSTPAPR) to sell its controlling interest in International Paper APPM Limited (NSE:IPAPPM | BSE:502330), an India-based paper business. Internat...

03-06-2019 Hits:859 Asian News

Stora Enso will convert the Oulu paper mill into a packaging board mill

Stora Enso will convert the Oulu paper mill into a packaging board mill

Stora Enso has decided to invest approximately EUR 350 million to convert the Oulu paper mill in Finland into packaging production. The investment includes converting paper machine 7 into high-quality virgin-fibre-based kraftliner production, and the...

03-06-2019 Hits:782 European News

Valmet agrees on a major pulp and board technology delivery to Klabin in Brazil

Valmet agrees on a major pulp and board technology delivery to Klabin in Brazil

Valmet has signed contracts for a large pulp and paper technology delivery to Klabin S.A. in Brazil. The order consist of a kraftliner machine (PM27), a new fiberline, a new continuous cooking and a pulp dryer rebuild. The order is included in Valmet...

29-05-2019 Hits:885 South American News

ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s pulp mill in Brazil

ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s pulp mill in Brazil

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Klabin to supply energy-efficient and environmentally friendly pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s “PUMA II” project in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. The ...

29-05-2019 Hits:841 South American News

ANDRITZ to supply a PrimeLineECO tissue machine with two stock preparation lines to Xuan Mai Paper in Vietnam

ANDRITZ to supply a PrimeLineECO  tissue machine with two stock preparation lines to Xuan Mai Paper in Vietnam

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Xuan Mai Paper Co. Ltd. to supply a PrimeLineECO tissue machine for its mill in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, for the production of high-quality tissue grades made of either 100% virgin o...

21-05-2019 Hits:824 Asian News

Veolia’s concentration and evaporation technologies chosen by Smurfit Kappa to upgrade its Sangüesa Paper Mill in Spain

Veolia’s concentration and evaporation technologies chosen by Smurfit Kappa to upgrade its Sangüesa Paper Mill in Spain

Veolia Water Technologies Inc. has been awarded a contract by Smurfit Kappa to supply state-of-the-art HPD® systems at the Sangüesa mill in Northern Spain. Smurfit Kappa is one of the world’s largest packaging goods providers and kraft paper manufac...

21-05-2019 Hits:1198 European News

PulPaper 2021 to take place alongside the chemical sector events

PulPaper 2021 to take place alongside the chemical sector events

PulPaper is the leading international event in the forest industry’s calendar, and it will be held at Messukeskus in Helsinki on 27-29 April 2021. A top chemistry and bio-industry event, ChemBio Finland, as well as a top chemical seminar, Helsinki Ch...

21-05-2019 Hits:818 Exhibitions

Voith and Truetzschler Nonwovens win Living Standards Award

Voith and Truetzschler Nonwovens win Living Standards Award

At its New Year Reception in Vienna on January 24, 2019, Austrian Standards presented five companies, including the Voith Group, with the Living Standards Award for the development and use of innovative and practical quality standards. Through the de...

21-05-2019 Hits:748 European News

Valmet to replace process and quality controls at Delkeskamp mill, Germany

Valmet to replace process and quality controls at Delkeskamp mill, Germany

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA Automation System and a Valmet IQ Quality Control System to Delkeskamp's cartonboard machine BM1 in Nortrup, Germany. The new systems will enable the mill to produce the desired end product quality more efficiently. T...

21-05-2019 Hits:712 European News

Burgo cartaceo#01 and illustri festival 2019

Burgo cartaceo#01 and illustri festival 2019

Illustri Festival 2019 will be held in Vicenza from May 18th to June 23rd, with the collaboration of Burgo Group which will present its project Cartaceo#01, Paper: a never-ending material. After the success of  BookCity  Milano 2018, the illustrat...

20-05-2019 Hits:825 European News

Leicester Tissue Manufacturer set to Expand with HSBC UK Support

Leicester Tissue Manufacturer set to Expand with HSBC UK Support

Leicester Tissue Company (LTC), a toilet and kitchen roll manufacturer, is set to increase its manufacturing capabilities by up to 100 per cent after securing a £6 million funding package from HSBC UK. The business, which is currently operating at...

20-05-2019 Hits:757 European News

Voith introduces online platform MyVoith for digital applications and services

Voith introduces online platform MyVoith for digital applications and services

MyVoith is a global platform that brings together the company’s digital services and business related information in one location. The platform offers users personalized access to their applications, services, and data from the Voith world. These inc...

20-05-2019 Hits:779 European News

Pulse production opens for the manufacturing of specialty paper

Pulse production opens for the manufacturing of specialty paper

Producing paper is about large volumes. The step from manufacturing in lab to industrial production therefore faces great challenges. Uncertainty regarding supply, demand and price often makes new concepts stick to the "valley of death". You don't wa...

20-05-2019 Hits:778 European News

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 of Cartiera Marchigiana in Italy.

Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 of Cartiera Marchigiana in Italy.

Cartiera Marchigiana selected Toscotec to completely rebuild the dryer section of its paper machine at Montelupone, Macerata, Italy. This is a repeated order for Toscotec, who has recently been entrusted with a turnkey rebuild project by Cartiera C...

20-05-2019 Hits:723 European News

New study confirms non-recycled paper is better for the climate

New study confirms non-recycled paper is better for the climate

When produced where the environmental impact of producing electricity is low, and where the forest is sustainably managed, paper from fresh fibres has lower environmental impact than paper from recycled fibres. That’s the conclusion of a new life cyc...

20-05-2019 Hits:850 European News

Resolute Completes Five-Year Extension of ABL Credit Facility

Resolute Completes Five-Year Extension of ABL Credit Facility

Resolute Forest Products Inc. have just announced a 5-year extension of its senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility ("ABL credit facility") with an aggregate lender commitment of up to $500 million at any time outstanding, subject to bor...

20-05-2019 Hits:1167 financial News

South African student named among winning wood scientists in global competition

South African student named among winning wood scientists in global competition

The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) has announced the three global winners of the 2018-2019 Blue Sky Young Researchers and Innovation Award. University of Pretoria Masters student Martin Wierzbicki along with Elina Pääk...

17-05-2019 Hits:2405 Featured Articles

Kristin Israelsson leaves Rottneros AB

Kristin Israelsson leaves Rottneros AB

The Mill Director of Rottneros Mill, Kristin Israelsson, has decided to take up a position outside Rottneros and will therefore leave her position as Mill Director. Kristin has six months' notice and remains in full capacity during this period. The ...

14-05-2019 Hits:814 European News

Kathy Buckman Gibson named Woman of the Year

Kathy Buckman Gibson named Woman of the Year

Kathy Buckman Gibson was recognized as Woman of the Year by the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry’s (TAPPI’s) Women in Industry Division at its recent annual PaperCon conference. Kathy Buckman Gibson Buckman Gibson is a TAPPI Fell...

09-05-2019 Hits:910 North American News

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher in the 1Q/19 than the 1Q/18

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher in the 1Q/19 than the 1Q/18

Pulpwood prices in North America were 5-10% higher in the 1Q/19 than the 1Q/18, with prices in the US South having increased the most due to challenging weather conditions, as reported by the North American Wood Fiber Review The winter weather impac...

09-05-2019 Hits:849 financial News

VariFlex Performance – High-capacity winding for demanding applications

VariFlex Performance – High-capacity winding for demanding applications

Developed for the highest customer requirements and specially designed for maximum output: With VariFlex Performance, Voith sharpens its portfolio of two-drum winders. VariFlex Performance is a new solution that has already been successfully launche...

09-05-2019 Hits:870 European News

Stora Enso explores recycling of paper cups for magazine paper production

Stora Enso explores recycling of paper cups for magazine paper production

Stora Enso aims to start recycling used paper cups on a large scale at its Langerbrugge Mill in Belgium. Based on production trials, Stora Enso possesses the technical feasibility to recycle paper cups for use in other paper applications. Stora Enso ...

09-05-2019 Hits:914 European News

Valmet to deliver second tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria

Valmet to deliver second tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria

Valmet will supply a complete Advantage DCT 100HS tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria. The order also includes a rewinder and an extensive automation package including process and quality control solutions. The order was included in Valmet'...

09-05-2019 Hits:867 European News

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with Century Pulp & Paper to Install and Operate a 45,000 Metric Ton Per Year Satellite PCC Plant in India

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with Century Pulp & Paper to Install and Operate a 45,000 Metric Ton Per Year Satellite PCC Plant in India

Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) (“MTI” or “the Company”) has just announced that it has signed an agreement with Century Pulp & Paper, Division of Century Textiles and Industries Limited, to install a 45,000 metric ton per year satellite preci...

09-05-2019 Hits:859 Asian News

Companies lose millions by side-lining procurement teams, research shows

Companies lose millions by side-lining procurement teams, research shows

Businesses failing to use procurement specialists to ensure they get best value from Third-Party Logistics suppliers (3PLs) are potentially losing millions, according to the latest research from leading supply chain and logistics consultancy SCALA. ...

09-05-2019 Hits:803 Logistics

Valmet to supply key board machine technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging in Vietnam

Valmet to supply key board machine technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging in Vietnam

Valmet will supply key board making technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging for its new containerboard making line, which will be located in Phu My, Vietnam. The order was included in Valmet's orders received of the first quarter 201...

08-05-2019 Hits:853 Asian News

2018 Global TIA winners and finalists turn ideas into profits

2018 Global TIA winners and finalists turn ideas into profits

Good ideas become great solutions when they address problems in a novel way and yield tangible results. In line with the 2018 Global Technical Innovation Awards’ theme, ‘Thinking together’, the winning team from Sappi Maastricht Mill collaborated to ...

08-05-2019 Hits:846 European News

Lenzing makes a very solid start to the 2019 financial year

Lenzing makes a very solid start to the 2019 financial year

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group continued its solid development in the first quarter of 2019. Despite a much tighter market environment, the Lenzing Group even recorded a slight increase in revenue, proving once again that it has chosen the right path wi...

08-05-2019 Hits:877 financial News

For Sale - Complete 3600 mm Paper Machine with Finishing equipment or Ideal for conversion to produce Packaging Grades

For Sale - Complete 3600 mm Paper Machine with Finishing equipment or Ideal for conversion to produce Packaging Grades

We now have available a complete 3600 mm paper machine with all of the finishing equipment including sheeter as well as ream and reel wrapping lines. The paper machine has been manufacturing printing and writing paper grades but could also be conver...

07-05-2019 Hits:767 European News

Shan Don Sun Honghe Paper Industry Co., Ltd and A.Celli Paper for a new E-WIND® P-100 paper rewinder

Shan Don Sun Honghe Paper Industry Co., Ltd and A.Celli Paper for a new E-WIND® P-100 paper rewinder

The Chinese customer has confirmed its trust in the A.Celli Group, signing a new contract for the order of the E-WIND® P-100 paper rewinder, whose delivery is scheduled for July 2019. The new rewinder is destined to the Shandong plant and will be ...

07-05-2019 Hits:890 Asian News

For the first time emtec Electronic will attend Paper Vietnam 2019

For the first time emtec Electronic will attend Paper Vietnam 2019

The pulp and paper industry will meet at the international exhibition and conference Paper Vietnam 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City from June 26th  to 28th. Emtec Electronic, the German developer and producer of innovative testing instruments, will attend fo...

07-05-2019 Hits:815 Exhibitions

Valmet to supply a quality management solution to Cartones Ponderosa in Mexico

Valmet to supply a quality management solution to Cartones Ponderosa in Mexico

Valmet will supply a Valmet IQ Quality Management Solution to Cartones Ponderosa's cartonboard machine BM1 in Mexico. The comprehensive solution will improve machine efficiency and the overall end-product quality. The order was included in Valmet's ...

07-05-2019 Hits:902 South American News

SmartBasket: The game-changing solution for asset and lifecycle management of screen baskets

SmartBasket: The game-changing solution for asset and lifecycle management of screen baskets

For more than 30 years, Voith has been supplying highly efficient and durable screen baskets for various screening applications in the stock preparation unit – with the aim of continuously improving screening efficiency. With SmartBasket, Voith is no...

06-05-2019 Hits:822 European News

Valmet to launch a new-generation web inspection system at PaperCon 2019

Valmet to launch a new-generation web inspection system at PaperCon 2019

Valmet will launch a new-generation Valmet IQ Web Inspection System (IQ WIS), which enables board and paper producers to inspect and improve product quality in greater detail. IQ WIS works in real time, enabling immediate root-cause analysis and corr...

06-05-2019 Hits:864 Exhibitions

End-to-end paper solutions that make customers’ production smarter and more sustainable on display by Voith in PaperCon 2019 booth 301

End-to-end paper solutions that make customers’ production smarter and more sustainable on display by Voith in PaperCon 2019 booth 301

Voith, a trusted solution partner for the paper industry, will feature interactive experiences for visitors to booth 301 at PaperCon 2019 from May 6 to 8 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. "The paper industry is quickly evolving and a...

06-05-2019 Hits:813 Exhibitions

BIDITUP & Maynards Announces Liquidation of the Complete Facility and Total Assets of Oregon Paper Mill

BIDITUP & Maynards Announces Liquidation of the Complete Facility and Total Assets of Oregon Paper Mill

BIDITUP Auctions and Appraisals Worldwide and Maynards, global leaders in asset conversion is announcing that the entire plant and assets of West Linn Paper Mill will soon be coming to auction. West Linn Paper Mill is closing its door after 128 years...

05-05-2019 Hits:909 North American News

Valmet to supply automation and quality management systems to Suzhou Taison Paper in China

Valmet to supply automation and quality management systems to Suzhou Taison Paper in China

Valmet will supply a Valmet DNA automation system and a Valmet IQ quality management solution to Suzhou Taison Paper Co., Ltd. in China. The systems will be installed on two tissue machines, enabling the mill to increase production efficiency and imp...

04-05-2019 Hits:878 Asian News

Emtec Electronic with its successful innovations at the Zellcheming Expo

Emtec Electronic with its successful innovations at the Zellcheming Expo

The pulp, paper and supplier industry will meet also this year at the Zellcheming Expo 2019 in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. From June 25th to 27th the company emtec Electronic will present their innovative measuring devices in hall 4.1 at the booth no. G...

04-05-2019 Hits:750 Exhibitions

Rottneros changes clothes after 47 years

Rottneros changes clothes after 47 years

Rottneros is now taking another step to meet the future. In conjunction with the Annual General Meeting on May 2 in Sunne, Värmland, the company’s new logo is presented. A symbol that clarifies the company’s focus on climate and environmentally smart...

04-05-2019 Hits:734 European News

Valmet continues to strengthen its stable business by acquiring J&L Fiber Services Inc. in the U.S.

Valmet continues to strengthen its stable business by acquiring J&L Fiber Services Inc. in the U.S.

Valmet has on May 1, 2019 completed the acquisition of J&L Fiber Services Inc., a manufacturer and provider of refiner segments to the pulp, paper and fiberboard industry. The company is located in Wisconsin, U.S. The enterprise value of the acquisit...

04-05-2019 Hits:813 North American News

Zanders Paper with new co‐investor

Zanders Paper with new co‐investor

Production of all core poducts continues JOOL Invest AB has become a co‐investor in Zanders Paper GmbH. The Swedish company with subsidiaries mainly within paper, wood products and finance industries, has a clear industrial mindset and will be an ac...

04-05-2019 Hits:757 European News

Verso Announces Closure of Paper Mill in Luke, Maryland

Verso Announces Closure of Paper Mill in Luke, Maryland

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced it will permanently close its paper mill in Luke, Maryland, in response to the continuing decline in customer demand for the grades of coated freesheet paper produced at the mill, along with rising inp...

04-05-2019 Hits:895 North American News

Emtec Electronic presents its innovative testing equipment in Graz

Emtec Electronic presents its innovative testing equipment in Graz

From June 05th to 06th, the Paper & Biorefinery Conference 2019 takes place in Graz, Austria and people from the pulp, paper and biorefinery sector come together. The German developer and producer of innovative testing equipment, emtec Electronic Gmb...

03-05-2019 Hits:725 European News

Another success for A.Celli: the commissioning of a winder and rewinder in Poland!

Another success for A.Celli: the commissioning of a winder and rewinder in Poland!

A Stream winder and Rapid rewinder have been installed with success! A.Celli Nonwovens has proven once again to be a benchmark company in the global market of non-woven fabric with the installation of a winding and rewinding system for Spunlace prod...

03-05-2019 Hits:740 European News

Metsä Board and its associated company Metsä Fibre to launch pre-engineering phases for three major investments

Metsä Board and its associated company Metsä Fibre to launch pre-engineering phases for three major investments

Metsä Board and its associated company Metsä Fibre, both part of Metsä Group, will launch pre-engineering phases for three major investments. All three investments will further develop the competitiveness of pulp and energy production for both compan...

03-05-2019 Hits:777 European News

Global unions target safety at work in pulp, paper, graphical and packaging in a year of action

Global unions target safety at work in pulp, paper, graphical and packaging in a year of action

Workers in the pulp, paper, graphical and packaging sectors, represented globally by IndustriALL Global Union and UNI, are using this 2019 Workers Memorial Day to kick off a yearlong campaign around the three fundamental worker rights needed to make ...

03-05-2019 Hits:733 European News

James Cropper announced as finalist for the 2019 Responsible Business Awards 

James Cropper announced as finalist for the 2019 Responsible Business Awards 

James Cropper based in the English Lake District is celebrating after being named as a finalist for Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Awards, the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible busin...

03-05-2019 Hits:827 European News

Metsä Board renews its folding boxboard portfolio

Metsä Board renews its folding boxboard portfolio

Metsä Board – part of Metsä Group – has created a new, enhanced folding boxboard portfolio, designed specifically to help brand owners and packaging converters tackle the big issues in packaging: saving resources, reducing carbon footprint and ensuri...

03-05-2019 Hits:799 European News

Resolute Announces Four-Year Renewal of U.S. Labor Agreements

Resolute Announces Four-Year Renewal of U.S. Labor Agreements

Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has just announced a four-year renewal of the master collective agreement covering unionized employees of three U.S. pulp, paper and tissue mills. Unionized employees voted overwhelmingly to ratify...

03-05-2019 Hits:800 North American News

Valmet to supply a containerboard making line with an extensive scope for Papierfabrik Palm in Germany

Valmet to supply a containerboard making line with an extensive scope for Papierfabrik Palm in Germany

Valmet will supply a containerboard making line (PM 5) with extensive packages of mill-wide automation and services for Papierfabrik Palm's (Palm) Aalen-Neukochen mill in Germany. The new high-capacity board machine will replace three existing smalle...

03-05-2019 Hits:790 European News

Toscotec chosen as turnkey supplier by Cartiera Cama in Italy to rebuild the dryer section of PM1.

Toscotec chosen as turnkey supplier by Cartiera Cama in Italy to rebuild the dryer section of PM1.

Cartiera Cama S.r.l. chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Lallio mill, Bergamo, Italy. PM1 produces core board and carton board from 650 to 1,200 gsm, using 100% waste fibres. The delivery is planned in two steps...

03-05-2019 Hits:745 European News

Valmet has completed the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry

Valmet has completed the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry

Valmet has just completed the acquisition of GL&V, which was announced on February 26, 2019. GL&V is a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry. The enterprise value of the acquisition is approximately EUR 113 milli...

03-05-2019 Hits:773 European News

Valmet to convert a recovery boiler into a biomass boiler at DA Alizay in France

Valmet to convert a recovery boiler into a biomass boiler at DA Alizay in France

Valmet has received an order from Biomasse Energie d'Alizay to convert a recovery boiler into a biomass boiler utilizing bubbling fluidized bed combustion technology (BFB) at DA Alizay mill in France. Biomasse Energie d'Alizay will start producing st...

03-05-2019 Hits:706 European News

Mondi renews the ColorLok® certification for its full premium office range

Mondi renews the ColorLok® certification for its full premium office range

ColorLok® Technology applied during paper production ensures consistent, high-quality printed documents Mondi has renewed its ColorLok® certification for its whole premium office portfolio for the 12th year in a row. The company continues improving ...

03-05-2019 Hits:742 European News

Voith and TSP form joint venture

Voith and TSP form joint venture

Voith and TSP, a leading American technology service company, have launched a new joint venture – TSP OnCare Digital Assets Inc. “With the new joint venture between Voith and TSP, Voith is enlarging its footprint in North America in the important fi...

03-05-2019 Hits:905 North American News

ANDRITZ starts up new dewatering technology at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

ANDRITZ starts up new dewatering technology at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the latest innovation in dewatering – the Vertical Screw Thickener (VST) – at Zellstoff Pöls AG, Austria. The VST has been operating successfully since the beginning of December 2018 ...

03-05-2019 Hits:740 European News

Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director

Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director

Mr. Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director. After graduating in Mechanical Engineering at the University of San Paolo in Brazil, Mr. Luna completed his studies by attending a course in Marketing at the University of Berkel...

03-05-2019 Hits:719 European News

iDEAL® forged YD: a new state-of-the-art Yankee has been shipped to Mexico

iDEAL® forged YD: a new state-of-the-art Yankee has been shipped to Mexico

More and more affirmations for the A.Celli’s forged steel patented solution. A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce the delivery of another iDEAL® Forged_YD new generation Yankee. Particularly, we are talking about a valuable collaboration with the...

03-05-2019 Hits:793 South American News

Toscotec TT SteelDryer sales reach new record high in 2019.

Toscotec TT SteelDryer sales reach new record high in 2019.

Toscotec pioneered the manufacture of steel dryer cans in the 1960s, at a time when cast iron dryers still held a dominant market position. After many years of struggle between the steel and cast iron theories, Toscotec’s concept is now winning and...

03-05-2019 Hits:761 European News

AstenJohnson and Heimbach to merge their PMC businesses

AstenJohnson and Heimbach to merge their PMC businesses

The shareholders and boards of AstenJohnson and Heimbach are in advanced negotiations to merge the Paper Machine Clothing and Advanced Fabric businesses of both companies. Together they employ over 3,400 employees globally, with manufacturing facilit...

03-05-2019 Hits:816 North American News

Verso Corporation Announces Executive Leadership Change

Verso Corporation Announces Executive Leadership Change

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that B. Christopher DiSantis has stepped down as President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Verso Corporation board of directors effective as of April 5, 2019.  Leslie Lederer, former chai...

03-05-2019 Hits:886 North American News

Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide

Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide

Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide, connected with the Lucca headquarters for a constant control of fact-based production. The future? A line integrated with the whole plant and the global tissue ecosystem Six months ...

03-05-2019 Hits:716 European News

New Appointment to ÅF Pöyry Group Management

New Appointment to ÅF Pöyry Group Management

ÅF Pöyry has appointed Susan Gustafsson as general counsel and a member of group management. At the same time, Nyamko Sabuni has chosen to leave the company and her roles as head of sustainability and a member of group management.   “Susan Gustafsso...

03-05-2019 Hits:724 European News

Radar technology overcomes the toughest level measurement challenges

Radar technology overcomes the toughest level measurement challenges

The severe operating conditions commonly encountered in pulp mills can prove challenging for level measurement instrumentation. Ingemar Serneby, of Emerson Automation Solutions, explains how the latest non-contacting radar transmitters meet these cha...

03-05-2019 Hits:1962 European News

Rottneros Packaging has started manufacturing in new premises

Rottneros Packaging has started manufacturing in new premises

Rottneros Packaging moved into new, suitable premises in 2018 and started manufacturing moulded fibre trays in early 2019. The total investment in the new factory amounts to approximately SEK 45 million and mainly consists of a tailor-made system fo...

02-05-2019 Hits:753 European News

ANDRITZ pulp drying line at ALTRI Celbi, Portugal, achieves new production world record

ANDRITZ pulp drying line at ALTRI Celbi, Portugal, achieves new production world record

Following successful modernization of the bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp drying line by international technology Group ANDRITZ, Portuguese pulp producer Celbi set an outstanding production world record of 2,456 admt/d at its Leirosa mill, Portugal, o...

29-04-2019 Hits:839 European News

A.Celli iDEAL® TM6 has been successfully started up at Yibin Paper

A.Celli iDEAL® TM6 has been successfully started up at Yibin Paper

The fifth A.Celli iDEAL® Tissue machine “100% bamboo” has been successfully started up on March 11 2019. This is the last of five tissue machines ordered by Yibin Paper to A.Celli Paper in July 2017. TM6-iDEAL®, which is using 100% bamboo slush p...

29-04-2019 Hits:910 Asian News

I-Plan® grows its partner network by announcing a new regional partnership between Forecast IT and I-Plan®

I-Plan® grows its partner network by announcing a new regional partnership between Forecast IT and I-Plan®

I-Plan® grows its partner network by announcing a new regional partnership between Forecast IT and I-Plan® – the industry leading Integrated Business Planning solution from Trading Science Ltd. I-Plan® has chosen ForecastIT to accelerate the growth ...

29-04-2019 Hits:748 European News

PIONEERING SURFACE INSPECTION SOLUTION GIVES MANUFACTURERS GREATER PRODUCTION ADVANTAGE

PIONEERING SURFACE INSPECTION SOLUTION GIVES  MANUFACTURERS GREATER PRODUCTION ADVANTAGE

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions, continues to evolve its highly successful SmartView® surface inspection solution, greatly enhancing production capabilities for manufacturers globally with signif...

29-04-2019 Hits:820 European News

Pete Augustine, President Fabio Perini North America, Chair of the Board for TAPPI

Pete Augustine, President Fabio Perini North America, Chair of the Board for TAPPI

Peter R. Augustine, President, Fabio Perini North America, has been named as Chair of the Board for the Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI). His wide-ranging professional and personal experience naturally aligns with TAPPI’s foc...

26-04-2019 Hits:828 European News

BillerudKorsnäs and ALPLA to join forces to pioneer paper bottles for a sustainable future

BillerudKorsnäs and ALPLA to join forces to pioneer paper bottles for a sustainable future

Paper packaging materials- and solutions provider BillerudKorsnäs and plastic packaging solutions provider ALPLA have just announced that they will embark on a joint venture. They do so with the vision to develop a fully biobased and recyclable paper...

26-04-2019 Hits:884 European News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to invest

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to invest

As a competent manufacturer of high-quality coated specialty papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues the path of innovation and investment. As part of the "New Business Development" program, a new quality control system on the SM 21 has now been suc...

26-04-2019 Hits:888 European News

BaglessPlus filter discs now also suitable for use in GL&V Celleco CDI 5.0 disc filters

BaglessPlus filter discs now also suitable for use in GL&V Celleco CDI 5.0 disc filters

Thanks to various rebuild options, Voith’s BaglessPlus filter discs provide the basis for a resource-conserving and efficient dewatering process in machines built by other manufacturers as well. As of now, the bagless filter discs are also available ...

23-04-2019 Hits:811 European News

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Ilim Group to supply a wood processing plant with two debarking and chipping lines, chip and bark handling equipment, and a SmartWoodyard advanced control system to the Koryazhma m...

23-04-2019 Hits:974 European News

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

The paper and packaging professionals will meet again this year at Tappi´s PaperCon 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA from May 05th to 08th. At booth no. 707, the company Technidyne will be the contact for all inquiries regarding the innovative test...

23-04-2019 Hits:866 Exhibitions

North West Manufacturing Under Threat Again

North West Manufacturing Under Threat Again

The North West of England has long been the lifeblood of the UK’s heavy industries and its manufacturing sector. Despite its recent resurgence, with 15,000 manufacturing jobs created since 2010, the region now faces a new potential blow from the ener...

11-04-2019 Hits:833 European News

Leading paper manufacturer PANASA profits from green energy

Leading paper manufacturer PANASA profits from green energy

Global paper manufacturer and distributor PAPELERA NACIONAL S.A. (PANASA) is enhancing its sustainability with a new Global Water & Energy (GWE) wastewater treatment plant in Guayaquil, Ecuador. The GWE anaerobic plant will convert organic contamina...

11-04-2019 Hits:938 South American News

Engraving Solutions: Tailor Made Product and 3D experiences

Engraving Solutions: Tailor Made Product and 3D experiences

Tailor Made tissue products and 3D experiences: Engraving Solutions expand existing product portfolio with digital services and customized solutions for the new needs of the tissue market Engraving Solutions, leader in the production of embossing r...

11-04-2019 Hits:993 European News

2019 edition of Paperworld China set to return between 15 – 17 November

2019 edition of Paperworld China set to return between 15 – 17 November

Paperworld China, Asia’s leading trade fair dedicated to the stationery and office supplies industries, has confirmed the dates and venue for its 2019 edition as 15 – 17 November in Hall 1 of the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). ...

11-04-2019 Hits:920 Exhibitions

Paper and Board industry helps demonstrate safety of its materials in food contact applications

Paper and Board industry helps demonstrate safety of its materials in food contact applications

The paper and board manufacturing industry, as well as converting sectors including the tissue industry publish today the completely rewritten voluntary ‘Food Contact Guidelines for the Compliance of Paper and Board Materials and Articles’. Formally...

10-04-2019 Hits:2132 European News

FEFCO takes on EPRC chaimanship

FEFCO takes on EPRC chaimanship

The European Paper Recycling Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Angelika Christ as the new chair for a two years period starting as of 4 April 2019, taking over from Lisa Kretschmann (FEPE). Angelika Christ has been the Secretary Gener...

08-04-2019 Hits:912 European News

Metsä Board’s takeaway packaging achieves success in a Finnish innovation competition

Metsä Board’s takeaway packaging achieves success in a Finnish innovation competition

The Helsinki Wholesale Market area launched, in October 2018, an innovation competition aimed at finding new ideas and solutions for the development of services and versatile entrepreneurship. From around 60 entries submitted, the best seven were cho...

08-04-2019 Hits:867 European News

Michael Berggren leaves Rottneros Group

Michael Berggren leaves Rottneros Group

The Mill Director for Vallvik Mill, Michael Berggren, has decided to take up a position outside Rottneros and will therefore leave his position as Mill Director. Michael has six months' notice and will remain in full capacity during this period. “Va...

08-04-2019 Hits:897 European News

Valmet to deliver fifth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico

Valmet to deliver fifth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico

Valmet will supply an Advantage DCT 100TS tissue production machine to Papel San Francisco in Mexico. The new machine will be installed at the company's mill in Mexicali and the start-up is planned for the third quarter of 2020. The order is include...

29-03-2019 Hits:1091 South American News

Mondi PERGRAPHICA® premium design papers enter UK market with Fenner Paper

Mondi PERGRAPHICA® premium design papers enter UK market with Fenner Paper

Mondi, the global packaging and paper Group, has announced that Fenner Paper is their distributing partner for Pergraphica in the United Kingdom. This ensures full availability of the product white range in folio formats and optimal customer service ...

29-03-2019 Hits:979 European News

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

ANDRITZ to supply wood processing plant for Ilim Group in Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Ilim Group to supply a wood processing plant with two debarking and chipping lines, chip and bark handling equipment, and a SmartWoodyard advanced control system to the Koryazhma m...

29-03-2019 Hits:928 European News

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

Technidyne showcases emtec´s innovations at the PaperCon 2019

The paper and packaging professionals will meet again this year at Tappi´s PaperCon 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA from May 05th to 08th. At booth no. 707, the company Technidyne will be the contact for all inquiries regarding the innovative test...

29-03-2019 Hits:1062 North American News

Pasaban upgrades one of OKAB Group’s cardboard sheeters

Pasaban upgrades one of OKAB Group’s cardboard sheeters

Pasaban upgrades the electrical cabinets of a cardboard sheeter for Okab in order to improve the machine’s performance. The Okab Group has been providing cardboard and paper converting services to European market since 1969. It originally started c...

29-03-2019 Hits:934 European News

Safety first! Efficiency, too

Safety first! Efficiency, too

How a manufacturer of paper-based office material, operating its converting line mainly with blind or visually impaired employees, is able to combine the highest operational safety requirements with an impressive increase in output, reliability, and ...

29-03-2019 Hits:1035 European News

Skjern Papirfabrik A/S, Denmark selects Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of its PM1

Skjern Papirfabrik A/S, Denmark selects Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of its PM1

Skjern Papirfabrik A/S chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of its paper machine’s dryer section at Skjern mill, Denmark. The delivery is scheduled for the third quarter of 2019. PM1 has a wire width of 3,200 mm and produces core board from 90 to ...

29-03-2019 Hits:906 European News

Valmet to supply a containerboard line for GS Paperboard & Packaging in Malaysia

Valmet to supply a containerboard line for GS Paperboard & Packaging in Malaysia

Valmet will supply OptiConcept M containerboard making line with automation solutions and a winder for GS Paperboard & Packaging (GSPP) Sdn., Bhd. in Selangor, Malaysia. With the new production line PM 3, GSPP will produce high-quality testliner and ...

28-03-2019 Hits:1121 Asian News

Domtar Corporation Connects Old Pointe Elementary Students and Local Law Enforcement Through PaperPal™ Handwriting Program

Domtar Corporation Connects Old Pointe Elementary Students and Local Law Enforcement Through PaperPal™ Handwriting Program

Old Point Elementary students and officers from York County Sheriff’s Department and Rock Hill Police exchanged handwritten letters for six months. Domtar employees host event for them to meet face-to-face for the first time. Domtar Corporation anno...

26-03-2019 Hits:1004 North American News

ANDRITZ launches new PrimeLineTEX tissue machine for textured tissue

ANDRITZ launches new PrimeLineTEX tissue machine for textured tissue

International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new tissue machine for textured tissue, the “PrimeLineTEX”, enabling customers to produce textured tissue of a quality superior to dry crepe and very close to structured (TAD) tissue,...

26-03-2019 Hits:918 European News

Clearwater Paper Launches NuVo® Cup Paperboard Solution

Clearwater Paper Launches NuVo® Cup Paperboard Solution

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW) has just introduced NuVo®, a new brand of cup stock paperboard that provides foodservice operators choice and differentiation through customized material to fit their specific brand needs. The newly-branded cu...

26-03-2019 Hits:1011 North American News

Papermaking 4.0 - Experience Virtual Reality solutions by Voith at Tissue World Milan

Papermaking 4.0 - Experience Virtual Reality solutions by Voith at Tissue World Milan

Voith is taking part at the Tissue World in Milan from March 25 to 27, 2019. The innovative solutions for tissue production from Voith will be displayed at booth F500 in hall 3. Voith will participate at the Tissue World exhibition in Milan XcelL...

26-03-2019 Hits:918 European News

European News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top…

For the second year running, Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2018 has been included in the top ten sustainability reports globally according to the...

Veolia selected by Fibre Excellence to upgrade con…

Veolia Water Technologies will provide a turnkey processing plant featuring HPD® evaporation systems designed to optimize the production of wood-deriv...

BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce th…

BillerudKorsnäs, together with partners, proudly presents Paboco, the paper bottle company, uniting leading experts in material, design and technology...

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to…

Stadtwerke Bielefeld and Mitsubishi HiTec Paper have been working together successfully since 2003. Now both companies have agreed to continue the par...

American News

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

The Tissue Machine A.Celli iDEAL® Master of the Mexican customer Blue Tissue S.A.P.I. de C.V., equipped with an A.Celli forged Yankee Dryer, regular...

Domtar to Reduce Papermaking Capacity at Two Mills

Domtar Corporation has just announced that it will permanently shut down two of its paper machines. The closures will take place at the Ashdown, Arka...

California Lawmakers Reject Bill to Ban Paper Receipts

California lawmakers recently rejected a bill meant to ban paper receipts. The proposal would have required businesses to ask customers if they wanted...

ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards

ANDRITZ Brasil Ltda., part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received the best manufacturer award in two categories of this year’s ABTCP ...

Oceania News

Another PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox at Au…

In July 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract for a delivery of wet end rebuild with a new Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox, fourdrin...

Australian tissue producer Encore Tissue started u…

Toscotec is confirmed as global supplier of Steel Yankee Dryers, with installations across five continents.  Encore tissue started up a new Toscotec ...

PMP to supply intelli-jet v® hydraulic headbox to …

In April 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Australian Paper for delivery of an Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox for their pa...

Valmet and Orora's Botany Mill renewed the service…

Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year agreement to continue the supply of maintenance and technology services for board making line 'B9' a...

Asian News

Asia Pacific Sustains the “Most Lucrative Region” …

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

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

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

A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at…

The Marutomi Group started up a MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan. Thi...

Valmet to supply a board machine to JK Paper Limit…

Valmet will supply a board machine with an extensive automation and Industrial Internet package for JK Paper Limited’s Fort Songadh Mill in India. By ...

Financial News

Rottneros seeks approval from noteholders regardin…

Rottneros AB (publ) (“Rottneros”) has just announced that it is, through a written procedure, soliciting approval from holders of its notes (the “Note...

Lower pace of KM7 start-up affects third quarter r…

Due to a lower pace in the initial start-up of the new board machine at Gruvön, the effect on the result in the third quarter is adjusted by approxima...

Södra adjusts timber prices to conditions in the m…

Södra is adjusting the price of spruce logs and pulpwood. Spruce log supplies are high in both Sweden and the rest of Europe.  The global economy is...

WestRock Provides Update of Financial Impact Follo…

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today provided an estimate of the impact of Hurrican...

Energy News

Income and diversification appeals to northern UK …

When Iggesund Paperboard’s Workington Mill in Cumbria, UK, took the decision to invest in a bio mass boiler in order to switch its energy sourcing f...

Sun and wind instead of gas

Fossil fuels will become increasing scarce in the future. So we are investigating the possibility of using all kinds of alternatives to gas as an ener...

Kemira shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Aw…

Kemira's site in Helsingborg, Sweden has been shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2016 for industrial symbiosis that facilitates sharing r...

Emerson announces new energy management informatio…

Energy Advisor helps process manufacturers reduce energy costs by up to 10% annually through improved energy targeting and utilization Emerson Proces...