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Valmet to acquire tissue rewinder business from Massimiliano Corsini srl. Italy to strengthen its product portfolio

Valmet to acquire tissue rewinder business from Massimiliano Corsini srl. Italy to strengthen its product portfolio

Valmet and Massimiliano Corsini srl. have signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement of MC Paper Machinery and Focus Rewinding business to Valmet on July 31, 2015. The acquisition is estimated to be completed by August 6, 2015. The acquired operations ma...

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Asylum – an installation created in an industrial setting

Asylum – an installation created in an industrial setting

In an industrial workshop in Strömsbruk in northern Sweden, multimedia artist Nils Olof Hedenskog is working up a sweat. Within six months he will create an installation that it is hoped will attract interest from many art institutions around the wor...

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Diogo Rezende appointed as Inapa CEO

Diogo Rezende appointed as Inapa CEO

The Board of Directors coopted Mr. Diogo Mendes Bastos Rezende as member of the Board for the current three-year term, appointing him also as Chief Executive Officer of INAPA. Graduated in Economics from Nova University in Lisbon, completed in 1992 ...

31-07-2015 Hits:62 European News

Valmet's Interim Review January 1 - June 30, 2015: Strong start for Automation as part of Valmet - profitability reached the targeted range in Q2/2015

Valmet's Interim Review January 1 - June 30, 2015: Strong start for Automation as part of Valmet - profitability reached the targeted range in Q2/2015

Figures in brackets, unless otherwise stated, refer to the comparison period, i.e. the same period of the previous year. Automation has been consolidated into Valmet's financials since April 1, 2015, when the acquisition of Automation was completed. ...

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Clearwater Paper Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results

Clearwater Paper Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results

Clearwater Paper Corporation has reported financial results for the second quarter of 2015. The company reported net sales of $444.6 million for the second quarter of 2015, down 10.9% compared to net sales of $498.8 million for the second quarter of...

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Resolute Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 Results

Resolute Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 Results

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has reported net income of $7 million (excluding special items), or $0.07 per share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, compared to net income of $17 million (excluding special items), or $0.18 per share, in the same p...

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Kemira Oyj appoints Kim Poulsen as President, Paper segment and APAC region

Kemira Oyj appoints Kim Poulsen as President, Paper segment and APAC region

Kim Poulsen, (Master of Science, Economics) has been appointed President of Kemira's Paper segment and APAC region and member of the Management Board. He will start in the position on November 1, 2015. He joins Kemira from UPM, one of the world's lea...

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ANDRITZ to supply equipment for Fibria’s Horizonte 2 pulp mill

ANDRITZ to supply equipment for Fibria’s Horizonte 2 pulp mill

International technology Group ANDRITZ and Fibria, the world’s leading eucalyptus pulp producer, signed a letter of intent for supply of all production technologies and equipment for Fibria’s Horizonte 2 pulp mill at its Três Lagoas unit in the state...

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Metsä Board Corporation's financial reporting and Annual General Meeting in 2016

Metsä Board Corporation's financial reporting and Annual General Meeting in 2016

In 2016, Metsä Board Corporation will publish the following financial reports: Financial statements for 2015 on 3 February Interim report for January–March 2016 on 3 May Interim report for January–June 2016 on 4 August Interim report for January–Se...

29-07-2015 Hits:174 financial News

Arctic Paper: Appointment of Auditors

Arctic Paper: Appointment of Auditors

The Management Board of Arctic Paper S.A. (STO:ARP) (“Company”) herewith informs that on the 28th of July 2015 the Company received a resolution adopted by circulation by the Supervisory Board dated 22nd July 2015 appointing Ernst & Young Audyt Polsk...

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Catalyst reports Q2 results

Catalyst reports Q2 results

Catalyst Paper (TSX:CYT) has reported second quarter financial results, which were negatively impacted by a number of significant, one-time events. Despite these events, operational initiatives are tracking well, positioning the company to deliver si...

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Catalyst Seeking Expedited Review of U.S. Trade Action

Catalyst Seeking Expedited Review of U.S. Trade Action

The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has issued its preliminary decision to impose countervailing duties on Canadian imports of supercalendered paper. The Coalition for Fair Paper Imports - U.S.-based Madison Paper and Verso Corporation - petitione...

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Xerium To Present At Jefferies Industrials Conference August 13, 2015

Xerium To Present At Jefferies Industrials Conference August 13, 2015

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, has announced that Harold Bevis, President and CEO; Cliff Pietrafitta, Chief Financial Officer and David Pretty, President, Xerium North A...

29-07-2015 Hits:92 North American News

SCA Hygiene Spain installs refurbished rewinder with new A.Celli Paper equipment.

SCA Hygiene Spain installs refurbished rewinder with new A.Celli Paper equipment.

Rebuild project for A.Celli Paper at SCA facilities in Allo (Spain), where the leading global hygiene and forest products company required an updated service on moving rewinder assets and major upgrade on the drive side and slitting unit. Thus, A.Cel...

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Stora Enso to divest its Barcelona mill in Spain

Stora Enso to divest its Barcelona mill in Spain

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its Barcelona mill, which produces recycled-fibre based consumer board, to the private equity fund Quantum. The transaction is in line with Stora Enso’s strategy to focus its consumer board offering on hig...

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American News

ANDRITZ to supply equipment for Fibria’s Horizonte 2 pulp mill

International technology Group ANDRITZ and Fibria, the world’s leading eucalyptus pulp producer, signed a letter of intent for supply of all productio...

Catalyst Seeking Expedited Review of U.S. Trade Action

The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has issued its preliminary decision to impose countervailing duties on Canadian imports of supercalendered paper...

Xerium To Present At Jefferies Industrials Conference August 13, 2015

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, has announced that Harold Bevis, Presi...

Wausau Paper Appoints Rob Yanker to Board of Directors

Wausau Paper (NYSE:WPP) has announced that it has appointed Rob Yanker to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Yanker will ser...

European News

Valmet to acquire tissue rewinder business from Ma…

Valmet and Massimiliano Corsini srl. have signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement of MC Paper Machinery and Focus Rewinding business to Valmet on July 31...

Asylum – an installation created in an industrial …

In an industrial workshop in Strömsbruk in northern Sweden, multimedia artist Nils Olof Hedenskog is working up a sweat. Within six months he will cre...

Diogo Rezende appointed as Inapa CEO

The Board of Directors coopted Mr. Diogo Mendes Bastos Rezende as member of the Board for the current three-year term, appointing him also as Chief Ex...

Kemira Oyj appoints Kim Poulsen as President, Pape…

Kim Poulsen, (Master of Science, Economics) has been appointed President of Kemira's Paper segment and APAC region and member of the Management Board....

Asian News

Xerium Announces New Business in China

Two Plants, New Headquarters, New Supply Chain, $60 million Investment Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial ...

Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM) and I…

Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM), and International Paper, India signed a Memorandum of Understanding today to further their mutual intere...

Iggesund is adding services in Asia

Iggesund Paperboard is enhancing its distribution service in Asia. The main aim is to shorten lead times and thereby give Asian customers better servi...

Pulp and Paper Chemicals Markets in China: Histori…

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pulp and Paper Chemicals Markets in China" report to their offering. “Pulp and Paper Chemic...

Oceania News

Research and Markets: Australian and New Zealand P…

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njhjqk/pulp_and_paper) has announced the addition of the "Pulp & Paper Edge" report t...

Orora announces sale of Petrie Mill land

Orora has announced  that it has reached agreement to sell its former carton board mill site in Petrie, Queensland, to Moreton Bay Regional Council fo...

Visy Paper started up VP#5 in Melbourne, Australia…

Visy Paper PM5 has successfully started up in end of March 2015 at Colaroo, Melbourne – Australia, after a press section upgrade carried out by the It...

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...

Financial News

Valmet's Interim Review January 1 - June 30, 2015:…

Figures in brackets, unless otherwise stated, refer to the comparison period, i.e. the same period of the previous year. Automation has been consolida...

Clearwater Paper Reports Second Quarter 2015 Resul…

Clearwater Paper Corporation has reported financial results for the second quarter of 2015. The company reported net sales of $444.6 million for the ...

Resolute Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 R…

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has reported net income of $7 million (excluding special items), or $0.07 per share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2015...

Metsä Board Corporation's financial reporting and …

In 2016, Metsä Board Corporation will publish the following financial reports: Financial statements for 2015 on 3 February Interim report for Januar...

Energy News

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...

Valmet to deliver a biomass based boiler plant to …

Valmet will deliver a boiler plant that utilizes biomass to Nokianvirran Energia in Finland. Valmet announced the signing of a letter of intent for th...

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia sign a letter of i…

Valmet and Nokianvirran Energia Oy have signed a letter of intent for a delivery of a biomass-fired boiler plant to a new steam heating station in Nok...

British Paper Manufacturing Sector Wastes Almost £…

A new report out this week has revealed that the British paper manufacturing sector wastes a huge £12 million each year by using outdated off-mains en...