Current Headlines

  1. Maine's Forest Industry Transforms To Compete In New Global Era

    FOR/Maine (Forest Opportunity Roadmap), a broad coalition working to diversify the state's wood products businesses, attract capital investments, and develop greater economic prosperity for communities impacted by recent mill closures, announces an action plan to grow Maine's forest economy from the current $8.5 billion (annual) to $12 billion by 2025.

  2. Metsä Tissue Mänttä Mill Switches To LNG In Tissue Paper Production

    The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use

  3. Horizon Pulp & Paper Inaugurates New CHP Plant In Kehra, Estonia

    Horizon Pulp & Paper inaugurated a new combined heat and power plant (CHP) located at the company's pulp and paper mill in Kehra, Estonia

  4. Canfor Pulp Announces Extended Production Outage At Northwood Pulp Mill

    Canfor Pulp Products Inc. announced recently that it will extend its scheduled maintenance outage on one production line at its Northwood Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft ("NBSK") Pulp mill located in Prince George, British Columbia ("BC")

  5. Valmet To Supply New Winding Technology For Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel In Germany

    Valmet will supply new winding technology and surrounding equipment for Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel GmbH & Co. KG in Germany. The existing winder will be replaced with this new winder to meet the increasing line production of paper machine PM4. The start-up is scheduled for the beginning of 2020

  6. Klabin Announces Construction Of Pilot Mill Complex

    Investment represents another important step in strengthening the company’s Research, Development and Innovation area. At the INOVA Klabin event, the company will also showcase KlaCup Bio, its solution for the disposable cups market that doesn’t use polyethylene

  7. Pratt Industries’ New Mill Will Feature A Highly Efficient Voith BlueLine Stock Preparation System

    Construction is well under way of Pratt Industries new Wapakoneta, Ohio, corrugated packaging mill, which includes a customized BlueLine stock preparation system from Voith.

  8. Kespry Announces Availability Of Pulp And Paper Industry's First Drone-Based Aerial Intelligence Solution

    Kespry today announced the availability of the pulp and paper industry's first drone-based aerial intelligence solution. The new industry-specific solution improves the profitability of pulp and paper operations by delivering more accurate and timely supply chain material inventory data, while improving site operations and safety.

  9. ANDRITZ Supplies S6-High Cold Rolling Mill To Shougang Jingtang

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Shougang Jingtang United Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. in China to supply an S6-high cold rolling mill with an annual capacity of 280,000 tons. The new plant is designed to process high-strength steel grades.

  10. ND Paper LLC To Purchase Resolute Forest Products Recycled Pulp Mill In Fairmont, West Virginia

    ND Paper LLC ("ND Paper"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited (the "Company" or "Nine Dragons"), announced that it has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement (the "Agreement") with Resolute Forest Products Inc. ("Resolute" or the "Seller"), pursuant to which Nine Dragons will acquire Resolute's recycled bleached kraft pulp mill located in Fairmont, West Virginia (the "Fairmont Mill") for US$55 million plus certain elements of working capital, payable in cash. Nine Dragons plans to fund the acquisition through existing cash on its balance sheet