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Change in Stora Enso’s Group Leadership Team

Change in Stora Enso’s Group Leadership Team

Jari Suominen, Executive Vice President (EVP), of the Forest division and a member of the Group Leadership Team, has decided to leave Stora Enso. After more than 25 years with the Company, Jari will now pursue career opportunities outside of Stora En...

18-11-2022 Hits:254 European News

Voith's XcelLine paper machine nominated for German Sustainability Award

Voith's XcelLine paper machine nominated for German Sustainability Award

For the 16th time, the jury of the German Sustainability Award (DNP) has nominated outstanding innovations in the field of sustainability. Out of more than 1,000 applicants, Voith's XcelLine paper machine is a finalist in the "Design" competition in ...

15-11-2022 Hits:335 European News

Toscotec to supply second tissue line to Saudi Paper Group on a turnkey basis

Toscotec to supply second tissue line to Saudi Paper Group on a turnkey basis

Saudi Paper Group selected Toscotec for a second tissue line to be installed at its Dammam facility in Saudi Arabia. The new AHEAD 2.2L machine (PM5) will be a full-on turnkey project and it follows Toscotec’s supply of a complete AHEAD 2.2S line tha...

14-11-2022 Hits:344 European News

Klabin successfully starts up new gasification plant supplied by ANDRITZ

Klabin successfully starts up new gasification plant supplied by ANDRITZ

Klabin has successfully started up a biomass gasification plant at the Puma Unit, located in Ortigueira/PR, Brazil, with a new biomass treatment line supplied by ANDRITZ. The ANDRITZ gasification plant enables entirely fossil-free operation of the...

10-11-2022 Hits:606 South American News

Toscotec strengthens leadership of tissue machine rebuilds with over 25 projects in 2022

Toscotec strengthens leadership of tissue machine rebuilds with over 25 projects in 2022

In 2022 Toscotec has managed more than 25 tissue machine rebuilds for leading manufacturers that remain confidential. The projects are located at different mills across 6 continents: Africa, North and South America, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Rebuil...

10-11-2022 Hits:439 European News

Valmet to rebuild Koehler Paper’s power boilers in Oberkirch and Kehl, Germany

Valmet to rebuild Koehler Paper’s power boilers in Oberkirch and Kehl, Germany

Valmet will rebuild Koehler Paper’s power boilers at its Oberkirch and Kehl paper mill sites in Germany to increase the production of sustainable energy from renewable sources. The orders were included in Valmet’s orders received of the third quarte...

09-11-2022 Hits:450 European News

PulPac raises €31 million from cross-industrial alliance to roll-out breakthrough sustainable packaging technology

PulPac raises €31 million from cross-industrial alliance to roll-out breakthrough sustainable packaging technology

PulPac announces the closing of a €31 million private placement led by Aliaxis and followed by Stora Enso, Amcor Ventures and Teseo Capital. Combining key global partnerships and investments enables PulPac to accelerate the roll-out out of its patent...

08-11-2022 Hits:504 European News

Brenntag chooses Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud provider enabling Brenntag’s digital and data ambitions

Brenntag chooses Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud provider enabling Brenntag’s digital and data ambitions

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, has just announced a multi-year project with Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN). AWS will enable Brenntag to accelerate the integration of digi...

08-11-2022 Hits:550 European News

Sustainable investment decisions pay off in daily stock preparation operations

Sustainable investment decisions pay off in daily stock preparation operations

Sustainable production in stock preparation is not a vision for the future but already a reality today. Many existing plants benefit from solutions from Voith's leading BlueLine stock preparation portfolio. In the last five years, Voith experts have ...

02-11-2022 Hits:597 European News

DHL Global Forwarding and GoodShipping accelerate sustainable shipping via insetting with 60 million liters of Sustainable Marine Fuel

DHL Global Forwarding and GoodShipping accelerate sustainable shipping via insetting with 60 million liters of Sustainable Marine Fuel

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, and GoodShipping, the global pioneer and market leader in insetting to decarbonize the container shipping industry, are further expanding their long-standing part...

02-11-2022 Hits:598 Logistics

ANDRITZ Oy and LUT University open new fiber research laboratory in Lahti, Finland

ANDRITZ Oy and LUT University open new fiber research laboratory in Lahti, Finland

ANDRITZ Oy, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, and LUT University (Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT) launched an extensive collaboration in the field of fiber technology a year ago. As a result, a new state-of-th...

02-11-2022 Hits:470 European News

Final call for Better with Less – Design Challenge 2022

Final call for Better with Less – Design Challenge 2022

Last June, Metsä Board announced the Better with Less – Design Challenge. Now is the final call to enter. The Better with Less – Design Challenge 2022 is inviting designers around the world to create the zero-waste packaging of the future. The compe...

02-11-2022 Hits:642 European News

Toscotec to present latest breakthrough innovations at Latampaper 2022

Toscotec to present latest breakthrough innovations at Latampaper 2022

Toscotec will participate in the Latin American Papermakers Conference 2022 from 16th to 18th November in Lima, Peru, to present its latest paper drying innovations aimed to reduce direct CO2 emissions to zero. TT Induction SYD, a revolutionary Steel...

02-11-2022 Hits:624 South American News

JAMES CROPPER TOASTS ECO-DESIGNED GIFTING IN THE CHAMPAGNE MARKET

JAMES CROPPER TOASTS ECO-DESIGNED GIFTING IN THE CHAMPAGNE MARKET

James Cropper, one of the world’s most innovative papermakers, has partnered with French, family-owned Champagne maker, Rogge-Cereser and French packaging producer, L’Agence Le Sanglier, to create an industry leading example of eco-design in the...

01-11-2022 Hits:337 European News

Stora Enso invests in conversion to accelerate growth in renewable packaging

Stora Enso invests in conversion to accelerate growth in renewable packaging

Stora Enso has decided to invest approximately EUR 1 billion to convert the remaining idle paper machine at the Group’s Oulu site in Finland into a high-volume consumer board production line. The investment supports the Group’s growth strategy in ren...

01-11-2022 Hits:354 European News

Digital measuring and testing devices to accelerate shift to Industry 4.0 will be onsite at the ATIP

Digital measuring and testing devices to accelerate shift to Industry 4.0 will be onsite at the ATIP

Germany’s emtec Electronic GmbH will present its product line of automatic digital solutions for the pulp, paper, tissue and board industry at the Technical Association of the Paper Industry (ATIP) at La Grande Crypte in Paris, France on December 8-9...

28-10-2022 Hits:394 European News

Paper Excellence Group and Resolute Announce Intention to Sell Thunder Bay Pulp and Paper Mill

Paper Excellence Group and Resolute Announce Intention to Sell Thunder Bay Pulp and Paper Mill

The Paper Excellence Group and Resolute Forest Products Inc. have just announced their intention to sell Resolute's Thunder Bay pulp and paper mill to further facilitate the regulatory review process. On July 6, the Paper Excellence Group through it...

28-10-2022 Hits:356 Canadian News

Redundancy negotiations at Rottneros Mill finalized

Redundancy negotiations at Rottneros Mill finalized

The decision to shut down the groundwood pulp line for printing paper at Rottneros Mill, led to a notice to reduce the number of employees by 40 people. The negotiations are finalized and 35 people will be made redundant. Of these, 17 employees have ...

28-10-2022 Hits:361 European News

Valmet ranked third top employer in Finland among engineering professionals

Valmet ranked third top employer in Finland among engineering professionals

Valmet has been ranked as the third top employer among engineering professionals in Finland according to a new study by Universum. The ranking was published in Universum’s annual survey, the most extensive employer attractiveness survey in Finland. E...

28-10-2022 Hits:235 European News

Metsä Fibre recognised with an international award for future-focused work

Metsä Fibre recognised with an international award for future-focused work

Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has won international recognition in the EFQM Excellence Award competition. The company achieved EFQM Global Award 2022 7 Diamonds rating and has been awarded the Outstanding Achievement for Future Focus recognition....

28-10-2022 Hits:228 European News

Nordic Paper increases ambition in its climate targets

Nordic Paper increases ambition in its climate targets

Nordic Paper has adopted new targets for reduction of its climate impact. The total emissions of fossil greenhouse gases from Nordic Paper activities, including indirect emissions from purchased goods and services, are to be reduced by 50% to 2030 co...

28-10-2022 Hits:309 European News

ANDRITZ invites you to “Tissue World Talks” on November 3, 2022

ANDRITZ invites you to “Tissue World Talks” on November 3, 2022

Talk, listen, debate with our expert Carlos Gallo, Director Tissue Technology and R&D, at Tissue World Talks in the online panel discussion on the future direction of the tissue market. Challenges for tissue manufacturers are rising substantia...

27-10-2022 Hits:278 European News

Valmet to deliver sixth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico

Valmet to deliver sixth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico

Valmet will supply an Advantage DCT 100TS tissue production machine to Papel San Francisco in Mexico. The new machine will be installed at the company's mill in Mexicali and the start-up is planned for the first half of 2024. The order is included i...

24-10-2022 Hits:348 South American News

Buy-Back and Roll-Cycling, Engraving Solutions' environmentally sustainable solutions to curb energy waste and reduce costs

Buy-Back and Roll-Cycling, Engraving Solutions' environmentally sustainable solutions to curb energy waste and reduce costs

Engraving Solutions, the Körber Group company that specializes in designing and engraving embossing rolls, presents two innovative services that meet tissue manufacturers’ demand for products with a low environmental impact. Giacomo Tambellini, Sale...

19-10-2022 Hits:483 European News

Tubes versus Boxes: Creating an Optimal Packaging Solution

Tubes versus Boxes: Creating an Optimal Packaging Solution

Custom corrugated boxes and fiber tubes protect products and the environment and build brand image By Cheryl Smith The subject of packaging and shipping solutions has become an increasingly popular topic of conversation within businesses and among ...

19-10-2022 Hits:459 North American News

MIAC 2022: Körber Business Area Tissue presents its innovative ecosystem

MIAC 2022: Körber Business Area Tissue presents its innovative ecosystem

Technology, innovation, sustainability: these are the themes of Körber Business Area Tissue’s 2022 edition of MIAC, which will take place in Lucca from 12 to 14 October in Lucca, where visitors will be able to deepen their knowledge with the company’...

13-10-2022 Hits:528 European News

Development partnership between Voith and Koehler Paper in the field of decarbonization

Development partnership between Voith and Koehler Paper in the field of decarbonization

Voith and Koehler Paper have built a successful business relationship over many years. As family-owned companies, both companies pursue long-term objectives and innovative drive. As a result, many projects have been successfully implemented, such as ...

13-10-2022 Hits:500 European News

Toscotec to supply low-carbon design tissue line to MP hygiène

Toscotec to supply low-carbon design tissue line to MP hygiène

MP hygiène has selected Toscotec for the supply of its second tissue line at Annonay mill in France. Scheduled for start-up in 2024, the new AHEAD 2.2 (PM2) will be supplied on a turnkey basis. This is Toscotec’s second turnkey supply to MP hygiène...

13-10-2022 Hits:631 European News

BillerudKorsnäs becomes Billerud

BillerudKorsnäs becomes Billerud

BillerudKorsnäs is simplifying its name to Billerud to cater to its international customers. As a leading supplier of virgin fiber-based paper and packaging materials, the name change is fully in line with the company’s strategy to expand into North ...

13-10-2022 Hits:484 European News

Walki introduces Walki®Fibre Wrap: a new, paper-based heat-sealable and fully recyclable packaging material for non-food applications

Walki introduces Walki®Fibre Wrap: a new, paper-based heat-sealable and fully recyclable packaging material for non-food applications

Walki’s brand new Walki®Fibre Wrap is the ideal sustainable solution for packaging non-food and e-commerce products that do not require demanding barrier properties.  Walki has introduced a new recyclable material for non-food packaging that d...

13-10-2022 Hits:556 European News

Toscotec introduces 100% hydrogen fueled burners for sustainable papermaking

Toscotec introduces 100% hydrogen fueled burners for sustainable papermaking

Toscotec launches TT Hydrogen Burner, a new generation of 100% hydrogen fueled burners designed and tested for Yankee hoods. Within the context of the energy transition from fossil-based to zero-carbon industrial operations, Toscotec developed this...

13-10-2022 Hits:471 European News

Södra plans to add lignin to the range of forest-based sustainable alternatives to fossil materials

Södra plans to add lignin to the range of forest-based sustainable alternatives to fossil materials

Södra plans to add lignin within its range of forest-based materials and seeks partners to develop lignin-based sustainable alternatives to fossil materials in a range of applications. Södra is the largest forest-owner association in Sweden and an ...

13-10-2022 Hits:448 European News

Klabin successfully starts up the world’s first commercial-grade, concentrated sulfuric acid plant in a pulp mill

Klabin successfully starts up the world’s first commercial-grade, concentrated sulfuric acid plant in a pulp mill

Klabin has successfully started up a sulfuric acid plant supplied by ANDRITZ at its Ortigueira/PR plant in Brazil. The plant is a world first and has the capacity to produce 150 tons of commercial-grade sulfuric acid per day from concentrated odorous...

06-10-2022 Hits:543 South American News

ANDRITZ to supply complete OCC line to Minhan Paper, Vietnam

ANDRITZ to supply complete OCC line to Minhan Paper, Vietnam

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Minhan Paper Joint Stock Company to supply a complete OCC line for its mill in Van Lam, Hung Yen Province, Vietnam. ANDRITZ will deliver the complete OCC line – from pulping to approa...

05-10-2022 Hits:490 Asian News

Lenzing reaches further milestones in photovoltaic and e-mobility expansion

Lenzing reaches further milestones in photovoltaic and e-mobility expansion

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group, a world-leading provider of wood-based specialty fibers for the textile and nonwoven industries, and VERBUND, Austria’s leading energy transition company, are celebrating today’s launch of the first development stage of t...

04-10-2022 Hits:481 European News

ANDRITZ to supply four high-speed tissue production lines to Bracell SP Celulose Ltda., Brazil

ANDRITZ to supply four high-speed tissue production lines to Bracell SP Celulose Ltda., Brazil

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Bracell SP Celulose Ltda. to supply four PrimeLineTM W 2000 tissue production lines to its mill located in Lençóis Paulista, São Paulo. Start-up is scheduled for 2024. The four tissue...

04-10-2022 Hits:374 South American News

Solenis To Acquire Paper Process Chemicals Business of KLK Kolb Group

Solenis To Acquire Paper Process Chemicals Business of KLK Kolb Group

Acquisition will expand Solenis’ product offering and provide long-term supply agreement for process chemistries. Solenis and Kolb Distribution Ltd. (“Kolb”), a unit of KLK Kolb Group, have announced that Solenis has entered into a definitive agreem...

03-10-2022 Hits:388 North American News

Metsä Group’s state-of-the-art sawmill starts in Rauma, Finland

Metsä Group’s state-of-the-art sawmill starts in Rauma, Finland

The new state-of-the-art pine sawmill in Rauma in Finland, owned by Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has moved from production test run to continuous sawn timber production. The sawmill is operating continuously in three shifts. Construction of the...

03-10-2022 Hits:341 European News

A.Celli and its intralogistics solutions at MIAC 2022

A.Celli and its intralogistics solutions at MIAC 2022

A.Celli will show the R-WAY® range of products dedicated to the automation of the intralogistics operations for any tissue and paper production plant, focusing on their benefits in terms of sustainability. In occasion of MIAC 2022, the most importan...

30-09-2022 Hits:404 European News

Valmet to supply key technology for Cheng Loong’s new board machine in Vietnam

Valmet to supply key technology for Cheng Loong’s new board machine in Vietnam

Valmet will supply the Cheng Loong Binh Duong Paper Company with key process technology for its new containerboard machine 23 (BM 23) at the company’s Ben Cat mill in Binh Duong Province in Vietnam. Valmet’s delivery includes approach flow systems, h...

30-09-2022 Hits:1378 Asian News

Cartiera Confalone achieves top performances on Toscotec’s tissue line

Cartiera Confalone achieves top performances on Toscotec’s tissue line

The AHEAD 2.2 tissue machine supplied by Toscotec to Cartiera Confalone is operating at the maximum speed and is largely exceeding its guaranteed production capacity. After start-up of this turnkey tissue line in September 2021, Toscotec has followed...

30-09-2022 Hits:465 European News

Valmet to supply a coated board making line to a customer in the Asia-Pacific region

Valmet to supply a coated board making line to a customer in the Asia-Pacific region

Valmet will supply a coated board making line with automation and Industrial Internet solutions as well as spare parts and consumables packages to one of its customers in the Asia-Pacific region. The board making line with high productivity will prod...

30-09-2022 Hits:515 Asian News

Shanying Suzhou Paper commissions Voith to supply two XcelLine paper machines for the production of corrugating medium

Shanying Suzhou Paper commissions Voith to supply two XcelLine paper machines for the production of corrugating medium

In August, the Chinese paper manufacturer Shanying Suzhou Paper commissioned Voith to supply two XcelLine paper machines with comprehensive digitalization and automation solutions as well as services and spare parts packages for its new site in in&nb...

30-09-2022 Hits:313 Asian News

A.Celli to provide spunmelt nonwoven treatment solutions to Manjushree Spntek, India

A.Celli to provide spunmelt nonwoven treatment solutions to Manjushree Spntek, India

The company based in the south of India chose A.Celli Nonwovens for the supply of a new medical spunmelt treatment line, rewinders and an automated packaging system for their Bangalore based greenfield plant. A.Celli is pleased to welcome Manjushree...

30-09-2022 Hits:251 Asian News

The Echo of Tissue Paper Industry from AMACO to the world

The Echo of Tissue Paper Industry from AMACO to the world

Amaco Group, the leading manufacturer of Tissue paper Converting machines, held the activities of the "Open House", which it organizes periodically in Sidon, to meet partners, specialists and experts and to review its latest innovations, solutions an...

30-09-2022 Hits:260 Press Releases

Metsä Tissue's renewed tissue paper machine in Mänttä goes into continuous production – production capacity increases and carbon footprint diminishes

Metsä Tissue's renewed tissue paper machine in Mänttä goes into continuous production – production capacity increases and carbon footprint diminishes

Metsä Tissue's, part of Metsä Group, renewed the tissue paper machine at the Mänttä mill and has moved from the trial run phase to continuous production. The renewed paper machine will be used to produce fresh fibre-based tissue paper products, espec...

29-09-2022 Hits:1007 European News

Voith and Toscotec Participate in the 54ᵗʰ ABTCP International Pulp and Paper Exhibition

Voith and Toscotec Participate in the 54ᵗʰ ABTCP International Pulp and Paper Exhibition

Voith and Toscotec will participate in the 54th ABTCP International Pulp and Paper Exhibition, to be held on October 4-6 at the Transamerica Expo Center, in São Paulo. The Voith Group’s booth will be showcasing the company’s innovative solutions to ...

29-09-2022 Hits:274 South American News

Toscotec supports sustainability festival Pianeta Terra in Lucca

Toscotec supports sustainability festival Pianeta Terra in Lucca

Toscotec will sponsor Pianeta Terra Festival, a celebration of sustainability in all its shapes and forms running from 6th to 9th October in Lucca, Italy. Organized by publisher Laterza and directed by internationally renowned plant neurobiologist an...

27-09-2022 Hits:777 European News

Walki Group starts as a distributor and converter for Paptic® materials

Walki Group starts as a distributor and converter for Paptic® materials

Paptic Ltd and Walki Group have announced their strategic distribution and converting partnership today. Walki is the first exclusive distributor for the Paptic® materials. This agreement iterates companies’ willingness to drive growth and build stro...

27-09-2022 Hits:299 European News

Australia packaging market to witness 1.7% CAGR between 2021–26, driven by paper & board, predicts GlobalData

Australia packaging market to witness 1.7% CAGR between 2021–26, driven by paper & board, predicts GlobalData

The Australian packaging market is set to witness a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.7% from 47.6 billion units in 2021 to 51.9 billion units in 2026, led by an increase in demand for paper & board in packaging, predicts GlobalData, a lead...

26-09-2022 Hits:420 Oceania News

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Change in Stora Enso’s Group Leadership Team

Change in Stora Enso’s Group Leadership Team

Jari Suominen, Executive Vice President (EVP), of the Forest division and a member of the Group Leadership Team, has decided to leave Stora Enso. After more than 25 years with the Company, Jari will now pursue career opportunities outside of Stora En...

18-11-2022 Hits:254 European News

Voith's XcelLine paper machine nominated for German Sustainability Award

Voith's XcelLine paper machine nominated for German Sustainability Award

For the 16th time, the jury of the German Sustainability Award (DNP) has nominated outstanding innovations in the field of sustainability. Out of more than 1,000 applicants, Voith's XcelLine paper machine is a finalist in the "Design" competition in ...

15-11-2022 Hits:335 European News

Toscotec to supply second tissue line to Saudi Paper Group on a turnkey basis

Toscotec to supply second tissue line to Saudi Paper Group on a turnkey basis

Saudi Paper Group selected Toscotec for a second tissue line to be installed at its Dammam facility in Saudi Arabia. The new AHEAD 2.2L machine (PM5) will be a full-on turnkey project and it follows Toscotec’s supply of a complete AHEAD 2.2S line tha...

14-11-2022 Hits:344 European News

Toscotec strengthens leadership of tissue machine rebuilds with over 25 projects in 2022

Toscotec strengthens leadership of tissue machine rebuilds with over 25 projects in 2022

In 2022 Toscotec has managed more than 25 tissue machine rebuilds for leading manufacturers that remain confidential. The projects are located at different mills across 6 continents: Africa, North and South America, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Rebuil...

10-11-2022 Hits:439 European News

Valmet to rebuild Koehler Paper’s power boilers in Oberkirch and Kehl, Germany

Valmet to rebuild Koehler Paper’s power boilers in Oberkirch and Kehl, Germany

Valmet will rebuild Koehler Paper’s power boilers at its Oberkirch and Kehl paper mill sites in Germany to increase the production of sustainable energy from renewable sources. The orders were included in Valmet’s orders received of the third quarte...

09-11-2022 Hits:450 European News

PulPac raises €31 million from cross-industrial alliance to roll-out breakthrough sustainable packaging technology

PulPac raises €31 million from cross-industrial alliance to roll-out breakthrough sustainable packaging technology

PulPac announces the closing of a €31 million private placement led by Aliaxis and followed by Stora Enso, Amcor Ventures and Teseo Capital. Combining key global partnerships and investments enables PulPac to accelerate the roll-out out of its patent...

08-11-2022 Hits:504 European News

Brenntag chooses Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud provider enabling Brenntag’s digital and data ambitions

Brenntag chooses Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud provider enabling Brenntag’s digital and data ambitions

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, has just announced a multi-year project with Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN). AWS will enable Brenntag to accelerate the integration of digi...

08-11-2022 Hits:550 European News

Sustainable investment decisions pay off in daily stock preparation operations

Sustainable investment decisions pay off in daily stock preparation operations

Sustainable production in stock preparation is not a vision for the future but already a reality today. Many existing plants benefit from solutions from Voith's leading BlueLine stock preparation portfolio. In the last five years, Voith experts have ...

02-11-2022 Hits:597 European News

ANDRITZ Oy and LUT University open new fiber research laboratory in Lahti, Finland

ANDRITZ Oy and LUT University open new fiber research laboratory in Lahti, Finland

ANDRITZ Oy, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, and LUT University (Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT) launched an extensive collaboration in the field of fiber technology a year ago. As a result, a new state-of-th...

02-11-2022 Hits:470 European News

Final call for Better with Less – Design Challenge 2022

Final call for Better with Less – Design Challenge 2022

Last June, Metsä Board announced the Better with Less – Design Challenge. Now is the final call to enter. The Better with Less – Design Challenge 2022 is inviting designers around the world to create the zero-waste packaging of the future. The compe...

02-11-2022 Hits:642 European News

JAMES CROPPER TOASTS ECO-DESIGNED GIFTING IN THE CHAMPAGNE MARKET

JAMES CROPPER TOASTS ECO-DESIGNED GIFTING IN THE CHAMPAGNE MARKET

James Cropper, one of the world’s most innovative papermakers, has partnered with French, family-owned Champagne maker, Rogge-Cereser and French packaging producer, L’Agence Le Sanglier, to create an industry leading example of eco-design in the...

01-11-2022 Hits:337 European News

Stora Enso invests in conversion to accelerate growth in renewable packaging

Stora Enso invests in conversion to accelerate growth in renewable packaging

Stora Enso has decided to invest approximately EUR 1 billion to convert the remaining idle paper machine at the Group’s Oulu site in Finland into a high-volume consumer board production line. The investment supports the Group’s growth strategy in ren...

01-11-2022 Hits:354 European News

Digital measuring and testing devices to accelerate shift to Industry 4.0 will be onsite at the ATIP

Digital measuring and testing devices to accelerate shift to Industry 4.0 will be onsite at the ATIP

Germany’s emtec Electronic GmbH will present its product line of automatic digital solutions for the pulp, paper, tissue and board industry at the Technical Association of the Paper Industry (ATIP) at La Grande Crypte in Paris, France on December 8-9...

28-10-2022 Hits:394 European News

Redundancy negotiations at Rottneros Mill finalized

Redundancy negotiations at Rottneros Mill finalized

The decision to shut down the groundwood pulp line for printing paper at Rottneros Mill, led to a notice to reduce the number of employees by 40 people. The negotiations are finalized and 35 people will be made redundant. Of these, 17 employees have ...

28-10-2022 Hits:361 European News

Valmet ranked third top employer in Finland among engineering professionals

Valmet ranked third top employer in Finland among engineering professionals

Valmet has been ranked as the third top employer among engineering professionals in Finland according to a new study by Universum. The ranking was published in Universum’s annual survey, the most extensive employer attractiveness survey in Finland. E...

28-10-2022 Hits:235 European News

Metsä Fibre recognised with an international award for future-focused work

Metsä Fibre recognised with an international award for future-focused work

Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has won international recognition in the EFQM Excellence Award competition. The company achieved EFQM Global Award 2022 7 Diamonds rating and has been awarded the Outstanding Achievement for Future Focus recognition....

28-10-2022 Hits:228 European News

Nordic Paper increases ambition in its climate targets

Nordic Paper increases ambition in its climate targets

Nordic Paper has adopted new targets for reduction of its climate impact. The total emissions of fossil greenhouse gases from Nordic Paper activities, including indirect emissions from purchased goods and services, are to be reduced by 50% to 2030 co...

28-10-2022 Hits:309 European News

ANDRITZ invites you to “Tissue World Talks” on November 3, 2022

ANDRITZ invites you to “Tissue World Talks” on November 3, 2022

Talk, listen, debate with our expert Carlos Gallo, Director Tissue Technology and R&D, at Tissue World Talks in the online panel discussion on the future direction of the tissue market. Challenges for tissue manufacturers are rising substantia...

27-10-2022 Hits:278 European News

Buy-Back and Roll-Cycling, Engraving Solutions' environmentally sustainable solutions to curb energy waste and reduce costs

Buy-Back and Roll-Cycling, Engraving Solutions' environmentally sustainable solutions to curb energy waste and reduce costs

Engraving Solutions, the Körber Group company that specializes in designing and engraving embossing rolls, presents two innovative services that meet tissue manufacturers’ demand for products with a low environmental impact. Giacomo Tambellini, Sale...

19-10-2022 Hits:483 European News

MIAC 2022: Körber Business Area Tissue presents its innovative ecosystem

MIAC 2022: Körber Business Area Tissue presents its innovative ecosystem

Technology, innovation, sustainability: these are the themes of Körber Business Area Tissue’s 2022 edition of MIAC, which will take place in Lucca from 12 to 14 October in Lucca, where visitors will be able to deepen their knowledge with the company’...

13-10-2022 Hits:528 European News

Development partnership between Voith and Koehler Paper in the field of decarbonization

Development partnership between Voith and Koehler Paper in the field of decarbonization

Voith and Koehler Paper have built a successful business relationship over many years. As family-owned companies, both companies pursue long-term objectives and innovative drive. As a result, many projects have been successfully implemented, such as ...

13-10-2022 Hits:500 European News

Toscotec to supply low-carbon design tissue line to MP hygiène

Toscotec to supply low-carbon design tissue line to MP hygiène

MP hygiène has selected Toscotec for the supply of its second tissue line at Annonay mill in France. Scheduled for start-up in 2024, the new AHEAD 2.2 (PM2) will be supplied on a turnkey basis. This is Toscotec’s second turnkey supply to MP hygiène...

13-10-2022 Hits:631 European News

BillerudKorsnäs becomes Billerud

BillerudKorsnäs becomes Billerud

BillerudKorsnäs is simplifying its name to Billerud to cater to its international customers. As a leading supplier of virgin fiber-based paper and packaging materials, the name change is fully in line with the company’s strategy to expand into North ...

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Walki introduces Walki®Fibre Wrap: a new, paper-based heat-sealable and fully recyclable packaging material for non-food applications

Walki introduces Walki®Fibre Wrap: a new, paper-based heat-sealable and fully recyclable packaging material for non-food applications

Walki’s brand new Walki®Fibre Wrap is the ideal sustainable solution for packaging non-food and e-commerce products that do not require demanding barrier properties.  Walki has introduced a new recyclable material for non-food packaging that d...

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Toscotec introduces 100% hydrogen fueled burners for sustainable papermaking

Toscotec introduces 100% hydrogen fueled burners for sustainable papermaking

Toscotec launches TT Hydrogen Burner, a new generation of 100% hydrogen fueled burners designed and tested for Yankee hoods. Within the context of the energy transition from fossil-based to zero-carbon industrial operations, Toscotec developed this...

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Södra plans to add lignin to the range of forest-based sustainable alternatives to fossil materials

Södra plans to add lignin to the range of forest-based sustainable alternatives to fossil materials

Södra plans to add lignin within its range of forest-based materials and seeks partners to develop lignin-based sustainable alternatives to fossil materials in a range of applications. Södra is the largest forest-owner association in Sweden and an ...

13-10-2022 Hits:448 European News

Lenzing reaches further milestones in photovoltaic and e-mobility expansion

Lenzing reaches further milestones in photovoltaic and e-mobility expansion

Lenzing – The Lenzing Group, a world-leading provider of wood-based specialty fibers for the textile and nonwoven industries, and VERBUND, Austria’s leading energy transition company, are celebrating today’s launch of the first development stage of t...

04-10-2022 Hits:481 European News

Metsä Group’s state-of-the-art sawmill starts in Rauma, Finland

Metsä Group’s state-of-the-art sawmill starts in Rauma, Finland

The new state-of-the-art pine sawmill in Rauma in Finland, owned by Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has moved from production test run to continuous sawn timber production. The sawmill is operating continuously in three shifts. Construction of the...

03-10-2022 Hits:341 European News

A.Celli and its intralogistics solutions at MIAC 2022

A.Celli and its intralogistics solutions at MIAC 2022

A.Celli will show the R-WAY® range of products dedicated to the automation of the intralogistics operations for any tissue and paper production plant, focusing on their benefits in terms of sustainability. In occasion of MIAC 2022, the most importan...

30-09-2022 Hits:404 European News

Cartiera Confalone achieves top performances on Toscotec’s tissue line

Cartiera Confalone achieves top performances on Toscotec’s tissue line

The AHEAD 2.2 tissue machine supplied by Toscotec to Cartiera Confalone is operating at the maximum speed and is largely exceeding its guaranteed production capacity. After start-up of this turnkey tissue line in September 2021, Toscotec has followed...

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Metsä Tissue's renewed tissue paper machine in Mänttä goes into continuous production – production capacity increases and carbon footprint diminishes

Metsä Tissue's renewed tissue paper machine in Mänttä goes into continuous production – production capacity increases and carbon footprint diminishes

Metsä Tissue's, part of Metsä Group, renewed the tissue paper machine at the Mänttä mill and has moved from the trial run phase to continuous production. The renewed paper machine will be used to produce fresh fibre-based tissue paper products, espec...

29-09-2022 Hits:1007 European News

Toscotec supports sustainability festival Pianeta Terra in Lucca

Toscotec supports sustainability festival Pianeta Terra in Lucca

Toscotec will sponsor Pianeta Terra Festival, a celebration of sustainability in all its shapes and forms running from 6th to 9th October in Lucca, Italy. Organized by publisher Laterza and directed by internationally renowned plant neurobiologist an...

27-09-2022 Hits:777 European News

Walki Group starts as a distributor and converter for Paptic® materials

Walki Group starts as a distributor and converter for Paptic® materials

Paptic Ltd and Walki Group have announced their strategic distribution and converting partnership today. Walki is the first exclusive distributor for the Paptic® materials. This agreement iterates companies’ willingness to drive growth and build stro...

27-09-2022 Hits:299 European News

With AiroGuide Tune Green, Voith launches the first DIN CERTCO-certified bio-based guide roll cover for more sustainable paper production

With AiroGuide Tune Green, Voith launches the first DIN CERTCO-certified bio-based guide roll cover for more sustainable paper production

With the AiroGuide Tune Green, Voith is setting a new standard in the field of papermaking products made of renewable raw materials. As the latest member of the AiroGuide guide roll cover family, AiroGuide Tune Green is certified according to the int...

22-09-2022 Hits:446 European News

Sustainability in practice – ANDRITZ introduces performing technology solutions at MIAC

Sustainability in practice – ANDRITZ introduces performing technology solutions at MIAC

International technology group ANDRITZ will be presenting its innovative technologies for sustainable paper production at MIAC 2022, booth #72, in Lucca, Italy, October 12-14, 2022. The ANDRITZ main motto for this year's MIAC is Sustainability in Pr...

21-09-2022 Hits:419 European News

Körber Business Area Tissue’s Tissue Innovation Days to start again on September 27 and October 4

Körber Business Area Tissue’s Tissue Innovation Days to start again on September 27 and October 4

Over the course of these two days customers and partners will be able to discover the innovations that Körber Business Area Tissue is developing in the automation and digital fields In order to meet the needs of all customers and partners there are ...

21-09-2022 Hits:430 European News

Sappi Europe announces price rises for its Coated Mechanical Reel products

Sappi Europe announces price rises for its Coated Mechanical Reel products

Due to continuing high cost and volatility in raw materials, energy and transportation Sappi Europe has announced a price increase to its Coated Mechanical reels. The adjustment will range between 6-9% and will be implemented during the month of Octo...

21-09-2022 Hits:382 European News

European Carton Excellence Award winners announced

European Carton Excellence Award winners announced

2022 winners highlight innovation and sustainability in recycled and virgin fibre-based packaging The judges of the 2022 European Carton Excellence Awards have revealed the winners of the 2022 competition. Rutgers Printing & Packaging Solutions ...

19-09-2022 Hits:437 European News

New design of the successful automation solution OnQ FormingSens ensures optimized real-time measurement of water weight in the forming section

New design of the successful automation solution OnQ FormingSens ensures optimized real-time measurement of water weight in the forming section

OnQ FormingSens has a long track record of benefitting paper manufacturers of different grades, with more than 100 systems are already in use in the forming section worldwide. Thanks to microwave technology, the leading solution measures fluctuations...

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Toscotec to showcase breakthrough innovations at MIAC 2022

Toscotec to showcase breakthrough innovations at MIAC 2022

Toscotec will showcase technological breakthroughs designed for the paper mill of the future at MIAC 2022 from 12th to 14th October in Lucca, Italy. Toscotec has developed two paper drying innovations aimed to cut direct greenhouse gas emissions to ...

15-09-2022 Hits:384 European News

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its Maxau paper site to Schwarz Produktion

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its Maxau paper site to Schwarz Produktion

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its Maxau paper production site in Germany, and all related assets to Schwarz Produktion, part of Schwarz Group, one of the top retailers in the world. The enterprise value is approximately EUR 210 million...

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Industry veteran Carlos Reinoso joins ETS Board

Industry veteran Carlos Reinoso joins ETS Board

Reinforcing Tissue Industry management and bringing particular EU expertise European Tissue Symposium (ETS) is delighted to announce that Carlos Reinoso has been appointed as vice chairman with immediate effect. Reinoso, who holds a master’s degree...

07-09-2022 Hits:1932 European News

Digital testing solutions from emtec Electronic onsite at ABTCP to help meet sustainability goals in papermaking

Digital testing solutions from emtec Electronic onsite at ABTCP to help meet sustainability goals in papermaking

The 54th annual Pulp and Paper International Congress and Exhibition in São Paulo, Brazil from October 4-6, 2022 will focus on technological trends, governance and innovation in the context of promoting greater sustainability. emtec Electronic GmbH ...

05-09-2022 Hits:784 European News

Metsä Group to recruit 65 new specialists through apprenticeship training

Metsä Group to recruit 65 new specialists through apprenticeship training

Metsä Group is inviting applications for its apprenticeship training programme, which will begin in January 2023. Approximately 65 new jobs will be offered in our production units across Finland.  Metsä Group’s 18-month apprenticeship training ...

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PulPac continues to push the Dry Molded Fiber technology development forward – EPO announces new intention to grant patent

PulPac continues to push the Dry Molded Fiber technology development forward – EPO announces new intention to grant patent

PullPac has received yet another intention to grant from the EPO (European Patent Office), further refining its pioneering cellulose forming technology for competitive fiber-based packaging and single-use products The new intention to grant comprise...

29-08-2022 Hits:700 European News

PCMC and NEMCO: Embossing CoE & Tissue Product Development in Europe.

PCMC and NEMCO: Embossing CoE & Tissue Product Development in Europe.

Inventing a new product becomes an interesting challenge! PCMC has always demonstrated the ability to know how to read the market and generate innovation, to know how to design new solutions to meet the specific needs of its customers. Today PCMC, ...

29-08-2022 Hits:593 European News

Valmet launches Neles™ Q-Disc™ – a unique solution to improve process performance in demanding control valve applications

Valmet launches Neles™ Q-Disc™ – a unique solution to improve process performance in demanding control valve applications

Valmet is extending its versatile butterfly valve product range with Neles™ Q-Disc™, a new high-performance feature to help flow balancing in control valve applications. The launch complements the offering of the modular Neles™ Neldisc™ and Jamesbury...

29-08-2022 Hits:592 European News

AFRY provides basic engineering for Yash Pakka’s sustainable packaging production expansion

AFRY provides basic engineering for Yash Pakka’s sustainable packaging production expansion

Yash Pakka Limited has awarded AFRY basic engineering assignment for the Ayodhya packaging material production facility expansion project in India. The expansion enables Yash Pakka to increase sustainable packaging materials production and, at the sa...

23-08-2022 Hits:485 European News

PTC named Overall Leader in Augmented Reality Connected Worker Assessment from PAC

PTC named Overall Leader in Augmented Reality Connected Worker Assessment from PAC

PTC has just announced that, for the fourth consecutive year, it has been named the overall leader and a “Best in Class” vendor for its Vuforia® augmented reality (AR) solution suite in PAC’s Innovation RADAR report. PTC’s Vuforia augmented realit...

08-08-2022 Hits:577 European News

Large interest in BillerudKorsnäs’ project in Norway

Large interest in BillerudKorsnäs’ project in Norway

Today the Today the Norway’s Prime minister Jonas Gahr Støre and the Minister of Trade and Industry Jan Christian Vestre visited Viken Skog’s Follum mill in Hønefoss. The plan of BillerudKorsnäs and the Norwegian forest owner group Viken Skog to...

08-08-2022 Hits:416 European News