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Harri Kerminen will retire on April 1, 2012 after successfully leading the company through a major strategic change into a water chemistry company and turning the company around to a profitable path. This last assignment completes his 26 years of…
Metso has entered into a partnership agreement with ZANAP, a service provider for the pulp and paper industry based in Frýdek-Mistek, Czech Republic. The agreement strengthens Metso’s position as a leading service and technology provider in Europe. ZANAP provides maintenance,…
Thursday, 03 November 2011 08:15

Scanstar award to Pyroll and F-Secure

The winners of the Scanstar 2011 packaging competition were announced on November 3rd in Sandefjord, Norway. The digital carton plant SOLVER palvelut Oy, part of the Finnish company Pyroll, was awarded a Scanstar for its packaging solution for F-Secure Corporation,…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 10:00

Walki Group sells its shares in Converflex Ab

Walki Group, the leading producer of technical laminates and protective packaging materials, today announced the sale of its 52 % share holding in Converflex Ab. The transaction was made as a local investor backed management buyout (MBO). Converflex is a…
Thursday, 27 October 2011 11:35

Södra Timber to limit production

Södra Timber will be limiting production at two sawmills for one week this autumn and at a number of sawmills over the Christmas and New Year break. "Demand for timber products has fallen, and we have profitability problems. Production capacity…
Kemira today celebrated the opening of a new water treatment chemicals plant in Tallinn, Estonia. The plant will operate as a Baltic region production hub for inorganic coagulants that are used in municipal and industrial water treatment. Kemira's manufacturing facilities…
Emerson announces the first Global Users Exchange in Europe. The three day event runs from May 29 – 31, 2012 in Düsseldorf Germany The three day event in Düsseldorf, Germany aims to help Emerson users improve efficiency and reduce costs…
For the fourth consecutive year Norske Skog is featured in CDP's (Carbon Disclosure Project) annual Nordic 'Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index'. This index, a key component of CDP's annual Nordic 260 report, highlights the Nordic companies which have displayed the most…
Arctic Paper congratulates Tomas Tranströmer, this year's recipient of the Nobel Prize in literature. Tranströmer, one of our era's most important poets, is receiving the prize "because through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality". For…
Friday, 21 October 2011 10:00

Holmen VIEW finalist in the 2011 PPI Awards

Holmen VIEW has been nominated for one of the paper and pulp industry's most prestigious awards - the PPI Awards. Homen VIEW has been shortlisted for the Innovative Product of the Year prize in the 3rd annual Pulp & Paper…
The new Metso-supplied tissue line of AK GIDA SAN ve TİC A.Ş in Turkey was successfully started up on August 29, 2011. The tissue line was installed in the company’s new mill in Pamukova, which is located in Sakarya province.…
Monday, 17 October 2011 11:00

Endress+Hauser opens new Customer Center

New building in Cernay (Alsace, France) provides greater proximity to customers and better production conditions Since the beginning, Endress+Hauser has put a high value on customer satisfaction. “The new building is another step towards optimally caring for several thousand visitors…
Eka Chemicals and Wetend Technologies Ltd have agreed to market and deliver TrumpJet® Flash Mixing Systems together with Eka’s wet end chemicals to the paper industry globally. The TrumpJet® brand offers a range of chemical and additive mixing systems for…
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced that the issuance of totally EUR 365 million in the German market for certificates of indebtedness ("Schuldschein"). The four certificates have a term of 3 years (EUR 242 million) respectively 4.5 years…
Kemira has sold today Oy Galvatek Ab to Finnish capital investment company Folmer. Galvatek's services include planning surface and waste water treatment plants, project management and providing of maintenance services. Galvatek's headquarter is in Lahti, Finland and its subsidiary is…