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CANFOR PURCHASES MILL FROM SOUTHERN LUMBER COMPANY

CANFOR PURCHASES MILL FROM SOUTHERN LUMBER COMPANY

Canfor  Corporation  (TSX:CFP) is pleased to announce the purchase of the operating assets of Southern Lumber Company, Inc. The acquisition includes a sawmill located in Hermanville, Mississippi which is a large log southern yellow pine dimension mil...

01-10-2014 Hits:56 Canadian News

Swedish Paper Mill Safety Supported by SIPOS

Swedish Paper Mill Safety Supported by SIPOS

Via its Agent in Sweden, Erichs Armatur AB, SIPOS Aktorik has supplied uninterruptible power supply (UPS) enabled actuators to the Södra Cell Morrum paper mill to aid control of main raw water intake processes. The contract reinforces SIPOS’ expertis...

30-09-2014 Hits:70 European News

Valmet delivered biomass boiler handed over to RWE Innogy in the UK

Valmet delivered biomass boiler handed over to RWE Innogy in the UK

Valmet handed over a new biomass boiler and flue gas treatment for RWE Innogy UK's Markinch combined heat and power plant (CHP) in July 2014 following a commissioning period and test-runs. The plant is located in Fife Scotland, and is the largest of ...

30-09-2014 Hits:109 European News

ANDRITZ to supply another tissue machine to Hebei Yihoucheng, China

ANDRITZ to supply another tissue machine to Hebei Yihoucheng, China

Following successful start-up of the TM1 tissue machine, international technology Group ANDRITZ has received a follow-up order from Hebei Yihoucheng Commodity, one of the leading producers of sanitary papers in China, to supply another PrimeLineCOMPA...

29-09-2014 Hits:147 Asian News

Asia Pulp and Paper signs New York Declaration on Forests at UN Climate Summit to help tackle climate change

Asia Pulp and Paper signs New York Declaration on Forests at UN Climate Summit to help tackle climate change

Mr. Teguh Ganda Wijaya, Chairman of Asia Pulp and Paper Group (APP), has joined a number of companies, governments and NGOs to sign the New York Declaration on Forests at an event at the UN Climate Summit 2014. The declaration is an unprecedented int...

25-09-2014 Hits:387 Asian News

Tla'amin First Nation and City of Powell River complete transaction to purchase Catalyst Paper's interest in the PRSC Limited Partnership

Tla'amin First Nation and City of Powell River complete transaction to purchase Catalyst Paper's interest in the PRSC Limited Partnership

The Tla'amin First Nation and City of Powell River have completed the transaction to purchase Catalyst Paper Corporation's interest in the PRSC Limited Partnership, a unique joint venture that was established by the three parties in 2006 to sell and ...

25-09-2014 Hits:375 Canadian News

Valmet's new BioTrac pilot plant for hydrolysis of biomass started up

Valmet's new BioTrac pilot plant for hydrolysis of biomass started up

Valmet has installed a new bio pilot plant in its research and development center in Sundsvall, Sweden. The equipment, called BioTrac, is a hydrolysis system which is used for process optimization and testing of raw materials based on biomass. This i...

24-09-2014 Hits:360 European News

ANDRITZ to supply tissue machine with steel Yankee to Guangdong Shaoneng, China

ANDRITZ to supply tissue machine with steel Yankee to Guangdong Shaoneng, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Guangdong Shaoneng Group to supply a PrimeLineCOMPACT II tissue machine with steel Yankee to its location in Shao Guan, Guangdong province, China. Start-up is scheduled for the end...

18-09-2014 Hits:434 Asian News

Voith upgrades disk filters at WEIG-Karton – significantly improved filtrate values after rebuild

Voith upgrades disk filters at WEIG-Karton – significantly improved filtrate values after rebuild

Moritz J. WEIG GmbH & Co. KG in Mayen, Germany, chose Voith for the rebuild of its third-party disk filter. After a successful startup following the rebuild, significant improvements in filtrate values were recorded, while at the same time maintenanc...

18-09-2014 Hits:459 European News

Completing the Loop: Recycled Coffee Cups Re-Enter the Consumer Market

Completing the Loop: Recycled Coffee Cups Re-Enter the Consumer Market

Disposed-of paper cups return to consumer hands as James Cropper launches ‘Coffee’, a range of high-specification papers using fibres extracted from previously unrecyclable paper cups. Single-use disposable coffee cups finally became recyclable in...

18-09-2014 Hits:388 European News

American News

CANFOR PURCHASES MILL FROM SOUTHERN LUMBER COMPANY

Canfor  Corporation  (TSX:CFP) is pleased to announce the purchase of the operating assets of Southern Lumber Company, Inc. The acquisition includes a...

Tla'amin First Nation and City of Powell River complete transaction to purchase Catalyst Paper's interest in the PRSC Limited Partnership

The Tla'amin First Nation and City of Powell River have completed the transaction to purchase Catalyst Paper Corporation's interest in the PRSC Limite...

The President of Uruguay, José Mujica, visits UPM’s Biofore House

As part of an official working visit to Finland, Uruguay’s President José Mujica today visited UPM’s Biofore House in Helsinki hosted by UPM’s CEO Jus...

Domtar celebrates sale of five million tons of Forest Stewardship Council® certified paper

Widest range of FSC® certified, sustainable North American papers on the market Domtar Corporation has announced that it has sold its five millionth ...

European News

Swedish Paper Mill Safety Supported by SIPOS

Via its Agent in Sweden, Erichs Armatur AB, SIPOS Aktorik has supplied uninterruptible power supply (UPS) enabled actuators to the Södra Cell Morrum p...

Valmet delivered biomass boiler handed over to RWE…

Valmet handed over a new biomass boiler and flue gas treatment for RWE Innogy UK's Markinch combined heat and power plant (CHP) in July 2014 following...

Valmet's new BioTrac pilot plant for hydrolysis of…

Valmet has installed a new bio pilot plant in its research and development center in Sundsvall, Sweden. The equipment, called BioTrac, is a hydrolysis...

Voith upgrades disk filters at WEIG-Karton – signi…

Moritz J. WEIG GmbH & Co. KG in Mayen, Germany, chose Voith for the rebuild of its third-party disk filter. After a successful startup following the r...

Asian News

ANDRITZ to supply another tissue machine to Hebei …

Following successful start-up of the TM1 tissue machine, international technology Group ANDRITZ has received a follow-up order from Hebei Yihoucheng C...

Asia Pulp and Paper signs New York Declaration on …

Mr. Teguh Ganda Wijaya, Chairman of Asia Pulp and Paper Group (APP), has joined a number of companies, governments and NGOs to sign the New York Decla...

ANDRITZ to supply tissue machine with steel Yankee…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Guangdong Shaoneng Group to supply a PrimeLineCOMPACT II tissue machine with ste...

2 out of 4 new Foong Yu’s PMP Intelli-Tissue® 1600…

At  the  end  of  April 2013,  Yuen  Foong Yu  (one  of  Asia’s  leading  tissue producers) has signed a contract with PMP Group for the delivery of f...

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...

Financial News

Södra's interim report January-August 2014: Positi…

Södra's earnings to date this year (accumulated January-August) improved to SEK 1,012 million (loss: 786) and amounted to SEK 509 million (loss: 687) ...

Xerium Announcing Long-Term Growth and Debt Pay Do…

Presenting at Imperial Capital Global Opportunities Conference Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumab...

Metso's Nomination Board consist of representative…

Representatives of the four largest shareholders registered in Metso's shareholder register as of September 1, 2014 are elected to the Shareholders' N...

BillerudKorsnäs invests for growth

A new investment makes the board machine in Frövi the largest of its kind in the world. The investment is a concrete example of BillerudKorsnäs ambiti...

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...