What is the Future of Global Packaging? Find out at the 2014 TAPPI PLACE Conference

Dave Parrillo, Global R&D Director for The Dow Chemical Company will share his insights on the industry’s future in his Keynote address at the 2014 TAPPI PLACE Conference. Parrillo is one of three Keynotes slated for the event, May 13-15, 2014 at the Sawgrass Marriott in Ponte Vedra, Florida USA. Visit the event’s website or view the conference brochure for more information. Register today!

PaperCon Online Registration Still Available; See Who is Attending.

In just a few short weeks, the industry will gather: CEOs, mill managers, superintendents, scientists, process engineers and suppliers. You still have time to register online for PaperCon (April 27-30 in Nashville); featuring the pulp and paper industry’s largest technical program and the biggest exhibit hall that PaperCon has ever offered. See who is attending. Don’t miss the industry’s most important event for 2014.

Rev up Your Reliability in 2014

TAPPI and IDCON are teamed up this year to bring you a series of courses this spring geared to improve facility maintenance processes, increase manufacturing reliability and reduce costs.

Practical Root Cause Problem Elimination
April 28 – May 2 in Pensacola, Florida

Planning and Scheduling & Spare Parts Management
May 12 – 14 in Raleigh, North Carolina

Preventive Maintenance – Essential Care Condition Monitoring
May 15 – 16 in Raleigh, North Carolina

IDCON works with Reliability Solutions, which has extensive experience in the area of Reliability and Maintenance Management, Training and Hands-On Implementation. Together, these organizations have seen that greater, consistent improvement and sustainable results are achieved when both the system in which people work and their skills are improved.

Register soon for these spring courses and take a look at all of the IDCON training sessions planned for the year.

Kraft Pulping

520872_0101R171.gifEdited by A. Mimms, M.J. Kocurek, J.A. Pyatte, and E.E. Wright

Liberally illustrated with over 130 diagrams and photographs, this book includes basic formulas and diagrams to explain the structure of wood, variables affecting the quality and handling of wood chips, pulping chemistry and equipment, the pulping process, and black liquor recovery. Includes a glossary of frequently used terms. 1993. 204 pages, soft cover.

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