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SCA and Vinda to integrate hygiene business in China

SCA and Vinda to integrate hygiene business in China

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and the majority shareholder in China’s third-largest tissue company, Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda”) is strengthening the cooperation with Vinda. SCA to transfer its hygiene b...

18-07-2014 Hits:55 Asian News

Europac Papel Duen͂as: PM 2 resumes operation ahead of schedule following rebuild by Voith

Europac Papel Duen͂as: PM 2 resumes operation ahead of schedule following rebuild by Voith

Following a rebuild by Voith, the PM 2 of the Europac Group (Papeles y Cartones de Europa, S.A.) was successfully restarted at its plant in Duen͂as in the Spanish Province of Palencia after just 15 days of downtime and seven days of commissioning. Th...

16-07-2014 Hits:62 European News

Technology cooperation by ANDRITZ and Alucha, Spain: Innovative and environmentally friendly pyrolysis of plastic rejects

Technology cooperation by ANDRITZ and Alucha, Spain: Innovative and environmentally friendly pyrolysis of plastic rejects

International technology Group ANDRITZ has concluded a cooperation agreement with recycling specialist Alucha, Spain, to supply new technologies and equipment for pyrolysis of rejects (waste) produced in the processing of liquid packaging board to ma...

16-07-2014 Hits:136 European News

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION concludes another modernization project successfully in the process control engineering sector at Hamburger Containerboard in Pitten, Austria

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION concludes another modernization project successfully in the process control engineering sector at Hamburger Containerboard in Pitten, Austria

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has successfully concluded complete modernization of the process control system for a steam boiler at the Hamburger Containerboard mill in Pitten, Austria. Specifically developed ...

16-07-2014 Hits:360 European News

ANDRITZ to upgrade deinking line for Danalakshmi Paper Mills, India

ANDRITZ to upgrade deinking line for Danalakshmi Paper Mills, India

International technology Group ANDRITZreceived an order fromDanalakshmi Paper Mills to rebuild an existing pulp deinking line in Tamil Nadu, India. The upgrade aims at improving the quality of the waste paper stock used for paper production. Start-up...

16-07-2014 Hits:95 Asian News

Voith brings a new hybrid press felt onto the market

Voith brings a new hybrid press felt onto the market

The newly developed Kinetic hybrid press felt from Voith differs from conventional press felts through its combination of a woven base structure and a non-woven yarn structure. Its modular design gives paper manufacturers the possibility of fulfillin...

15-07-2014 Hits:88 European News

Södra chooses Doosan Skoda as turbine supplier for Värö

Södra chooses Doosan Skoda as turbine supplier for Värö

Södra Cell has chosen Doosan Skoda Power to supply a turbine for the expansion of the Värö Pulp Mill. Doosan Skoda Power has been commissioned to supply a complete turbine installation consisting of a turbine, generator and other equipment. The turb...

11-07-2014 Hits:132 European News

UPM to become exclusive distributor of Domtar’s BioChoice™ lignin in Europe

UPM to become exclusive distributor of Domtar’s BioChoice™ lignin in Europe

UPM and Domtar have entered into an agreement for UPM to become the exclusive distributor of Domtar’s BioChoice™  lignin in Europe. BioChoice™  is produced at Domtar’s biorefinery in Plymouth, North Carolina, US. The agreement takes effect on 1 Augus...

10-07-2014 Hits:166 European News

Domtar receives 11 PPSA accolades: Safety in our business DNA

Domtar receives 11 PPSA accolades: Safety in our business DNA

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) is honored to have had 11 facilities recognized for safety performance excellence at the Pulp and Paper Safety Association's (PPSA) annual awards ceremony. The prizes were handed out during the PPSA's annual ...

10-07-2014 Hits:136 Canadian News

Catalyst Paper appoints Pierre A. Raymond to its board of directors

Catalyst Paper appoints Pierre A. Raymond to its board of directors

Catalyst Paper Corporation have announced the appointment of Pierre A. Raymond as an independent director of the company, effective immediately. Leslie T. Lederer, Chairman of the Board said, "I am pleased to welcome Mr. Raymond to our Board of Dire...

10-07-2014 Hits:213 Canadian News

American News

Domtar receives 11 PPSA accolades: Safety in our business DNA

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) is honored to have had 11 facilities recognized for safety performance excellence at the Pulp and Paper Safe...

Catalyst Paper appoints Pierre A. Raymond to its board of directors

Catalyst Paper Corporation have announced the appointment of Pierre A. Raymond as an independent director of the company, effective immediately. Lesl...

Wausau Paper and Starboard Reach Agreement

Wausau Paper’s (NYSE:WPP) have announced that it has reached an agreement with Starboard Value LP and its affiliates regarding the composition of the ...

Resolute and Mercer International Launch a Research and Development Biomaterial Joint Venture

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has announced the launch of a new research and development joint venture, Performance BioFilaments Inc. Jointly owned wi...

European News

Europac Papel Duen͂as: PM 2 resumes operation ahea…

Following a rebuild by Voith, the PM 2 of the Europac Group (Papeles y Cartones de Europa, S.A.) was successfully restarted at its plant in Duen͂as in...

Technology cooperation by ANDRITZ and Alucha, Spai…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has concluded a cooperation agreement with recycling specialist Alucha, Spain, to supply new technologies and e...

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION concludes another modernization…

ANDRITZ AUTOMATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has successfully concluded complete modernization of the process control system fo...

Voith brings a new hybrid press felt onto the mark…

The newly developed Kinetic hybrid press felt from Voith differs from conventional press felts through its combination of a woven base structure and a...

Asian News

SCA and Vinda to integrate hygiene business in Chi…

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and the majority shareholder in China’s third-largest tissue company, Vinda International H...

ANDRITZ to upgrade deinking line for Danalakshmi P…

International technology Group ANDRITZreceived an order fromDanalakshmi Paper Mills to rebuild an existing pulp deinking line in Tamil Nadu, India. Th...

Voith Paper awarded for Energy-Efficient Construct…

Voith Paper awarded for Energy-Efficient Construction – Kunshan receives Energy Master Award Voith has ranked second and has been given the Energy M...

China: Voith delivers three paper machines to Sun …

Sun Paper has commissioned Voith with the delivery of three paper machines for production of packaging and graphic paper. The Chinese company is thus ...

Oceania News

SCA floats its joint venture in Australia

SCA, the leading global hygiene and forest products company, successfully floated its joint venture, Asaleo Care, in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji o...

SCA to float its joint venture in Australia

The leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA and its Australian partner, Pacific Equity Partners (PEP), have decided to float their join...

Downward trend in Australian wood chip exports was…

The downward trend in Australian wood chip exports was broken in 2013 thanks to increased chip demand from Chinese pulpmills; China surpassed Japan as...

Pulp turned into power

NEW regulation means invasive native species and timber by-products currently made into pulp for paper production, will instead be burnt to generate e...

Energy News

Cellulose electronics a key factor in new energy s…

Cheap energy storage is leading to smarter energy usage and making it simpler to produce renewable energy. The MODULIT project will develop a new ty...

Future Valmet to sharpen its focus on biomass base…

Metso's Pulp, Paper and Power business, the future Valmet, offers biomass, waste and coal based heat and power generation solutions in its energy busi...

Metso enters global service partnership with Turbi…

Metso and Turbine Services Ltd. (TSL) have entered into a supply agreement according to which the Metso DNA Turbine Automation system can be used on a...

Biofore concept car to premiere at the Geneva Inte…

The Biofore concept car, a joint production by UPM and Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, is to premiere at the 84th Geneva Internati...

Financial News

Metso signs EUR 500 million revolving credit facil…

Metso Corporation has signed a new EUR 500 million multi-currency revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 10 relationship banks. The new facilit...

Kemira Oyj: Restated segment information for the f…

On March 6, 2014, Kemira closed the divestment of formic acid business, including the feed and the airport runway de-icing product lines, which had fo...

The Global Timber and Forest Industry This Quarter…

Global Timber Markets With improved lumber markets in many regions around the world in early 2014, sawlog consumption was higher and sawlog prices ...

Listing prospectus for Kemira Oyj's EUR 200 millio…

Kemira announced its decision to issue a bond of EUR 200 million on March 20, 2014. The bond matures on March 27, 2019 and carries a fixed annual inte...