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The Reusable Paper Bag, a better choice for the climate

The Reusable Paper Bag, a better choice for the climate

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

27-10-2020 Hits:52 European News

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

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

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

27-10-2020 Hits:51 European News

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

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

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

26-10-2020 Hits:113 European News

VPK Group NV and Encase Ltd reach acquisition agreement

VPK Group NV and Encase Ltd reach acquisition agreement

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

23-10-2020 Hits:103 European News

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

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

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

23-10-2020 Hits:99 Exhibitions

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

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

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

23-10-2020 Hits:160 European News

Södra delivers stable result in current market condition

Södra delivers stable result in current market condition

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

22-10-2020 Hits:110 Financial News

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

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

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

22-10-2020 Hits:98 Asian News

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

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

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

22-10-2020 Hits:98 South American News

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

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

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

21-10-2020 Hits:121 European News

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Brazilian Corrugated Packaging Business

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Brazilian Corrugated Packaging Business

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

19-10-2020 Hits:146 South American News

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

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

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

16-10-2020 Hits:147 Asian News

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

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

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

16-10-2020 Hits:233 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:199 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:180 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:220 Financial News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:183 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:170 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2020 Hits:183 European News

SMARTADVISOR® UPGRADE PROVIDES NEW BENEFITS FOR MONITORING CONTINUOUS PROCESSES

SMARTADVISOR® UPGRADE PROVIDES NEW BENEFITS FOR MONITORING CONTINUOUS PROCESSES

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

14-10-2020 Hits:149 North American News

SAICA GROUP TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW PLANT OCT 14

SAICA GROUP TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW PLANT OCT 14

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

14-10-2020 Hits:218 North American News

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

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

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

14-10-2020 Hits:271 European News

Futura acquires Plusline

Futura acquires Plusline

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

14-10-2020 Hits:157 European News

Member Spotlight: West World Paper

Member Spotlight: West World Paper

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

14-10-2020 Hits:152 Canadian News

Metsä Board’s paperboards receive new home compostability certificates

Metsä Board’s paperboards receive new home compostability certificates

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

14-10-2020 Hits:134 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2020 Hits:133 European News

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

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

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

12-10-2020 Hits:132 Financial News

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

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

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

09-10-2020 Hits:219 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2020 Hits:199 North American News

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

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

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

09-10-2020 Hits:173 European News

Renewcell establishes textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken

Renewcell establishes textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken

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

09-10-2020 Hits:212 European News

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

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

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons produced using its quality paperboards were selected as winners at the 2020 European Carton Excellence A...

09-10-2020 Hits:233 European News

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

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

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

08-10-2020 Hits:226 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:198 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:185 European News

WestRock to Reduce SBS Capacity by Approximately 200,000 Tons

WestRock to Reduce SBS Capacity by Approximately 200,000 Tons

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

07-10-2020 Hits:162 North American News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:180 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:223 South American News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:183 North American News

NOK 15.9 million to Borregaard

NOK 15.9 million to Borregaard

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

06-10-2020 Hits:177 European News

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

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

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

06-10-2020 Hits:181 Asian News

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

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

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

06-10-2020 Hits:193 European News

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

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

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

06-10-2020 Hits:160 European News

Semcon in new autonomous vehicle project in the Port of Gävle

Semcon in new autonomous vehicle project in the Port of Gävle

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

05-10-2020 Hits:187 Logistics

Dell’Osso steps down as iT’s Tissue Chairman

Dell’Osso steps down as iT’s Tissue Chairman

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

02-10-2020 Hits:205 European News

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

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

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

02-10-2020 Hits:169 Asian News

Mondi shines by winning two awards for sustainable food packaging

Mondi shines by winning two awards for sustainable food packaging

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

02-10-2020 Hits:176 European News

VPK introduces one brand for all corrugated packaging divisions

VPK introduces one brand for all corrugated packaging divisions

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

02-10-2020 Hits:202 European News

Toscotec’s tissue line exceeds production target at EuroVast Group

Toscotec’s tissue line exceeds production target at EuroVast Group

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

01-10-2020 Hits:195 European News

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

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

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

29-09-2020 Hits:198 European News

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The Reusable Paper Bag, a better choice for the climate

The Reusable Paper Bag, a better choice for the climate

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

27-10-2020 Hits:52 European News

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

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

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

27-10-2020 Hits:51 European News

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

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

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

26-10-2020 Hits:113 European News

VPK Group NV and Encase Ltd reach acquisition agreement

VPK Group NV and Encase Ltd reach acquisition agreement

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

23-10-2020 Hits:103 European News

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

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

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

23-10-2020 Hits:160 European News

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

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

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

21-10-2020 Hits:121 European News

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

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

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

16-10-2020 Hits:233 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:199 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:180 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:183 European News

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

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

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

15-10-2020 Hits:170 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2020 Hits:183 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2020 Hits:271 European News

Futura acquires Plusline

Futura acquires Plusline

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

14-10-2020 Hits:157 European News

Metsä Board’s paperboards receive new home compostability certificates

Metsä Board’s paperboards receive new home compostability certificates

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

14-10-2020 Hits:134 European News

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

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

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

14-10-2020 Hits:133 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2020 Hits:219 European News

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

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

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

09-10-2020 Hits:173 European News

Renewcell establishes textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken

Renewcell establishes textile recycling at SCA’s industrial site Ortviken

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

09-10-2020 Hits:212 European News

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

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

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons produced using its quality paperboards were selected as winners at the 2020 European Carton Excellence A...

09-10-2020 Hits:233 European News

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

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

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

08-10-2020 Hits:226 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:198 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:185 European News

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

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

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

07-10-2020 Hits:180 European News

NOK 15.9 million to Borregaard

NOK 15.9 million to Borregaard

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

06-10-2020 Hits:177 European News

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

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

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

06-10-2020 Hits:193 European News

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

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

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

06-10-2020 Hits:160 European News

Dell’Osso steps down as iT’s Tissue Chairman

Dell’Osso steps down as iT’s Tissue Chairman

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

02-10-2020 Hits:205 European News

Mondi shines by winning two awards for sustainable food packaging

Mondi shines by winning two awards for sustainable food packaging

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

02-10-2020 Hits:176 European News

VPK introduces one brand for all corrugated packaging divisions

VPK introduces one brand for all corrugated packaging divisions

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

02-10-2020 Hits:202 European News

Toscotec’s tissue line exceeds production target at EuroVast Group

Toscotec’s tissue line exceeds production target at EuroVast Group

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

01-10-2020 Hits:195 European News

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

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

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

29-09-2020 Hits:198 European News

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

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

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

28-09-2020 Hits:309 European News

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

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

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

28-09-2020 Hits:205 European News

BillerudKorsnäs contributes to positive climate effect

BillerudKorsnäs contributes to positive climate effect

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

28-09-2020 Hits:226 European News

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

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

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

25-09-2020 Hits:230 European News

17TH FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

17TH FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

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

25-09-2020 Hits:233 European News

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

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

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

25-09-2020 Hits:267 European News

ANDRITZ to supply innovative logyard cranes to Metsä Fibre

ANDRITZ to supply innovative logyard cranes to Metsä Fibre

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

25-09-2020 Hits:238 European News

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

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

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

23-09-2020 Hits:240 European News

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

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

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

23-09-2020 Hits:183 European News

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

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

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

23-09-2020 Hits:191 European News

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

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

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

21-09-2020 Hits:442 European News

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

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

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

17-09-2020 Hits:277 European News

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

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

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

17-09-2020 Hits:249 European News

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

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

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

17-09-2020 Hits:380 European News

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

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

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

16-09-2020 Hits:301 European News

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

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

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

16-09-2020 Hits:265 European News

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

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

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

16-09-2020 Hits:289 European News

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

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

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

16-09-2020 Hits:290 European News

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