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Valmet Invests in Press Felt Production (6/09/2016)

Valmet is developing its paper machine clothing production plant in Tampere, Finland, by investing in press felt production.

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Rockwell Automation Names Moret CEO; Nosbusch to Remain Chairman (4/21/2016)

Rockwell Automation, Milwaukee, Wis., USA, has elected Blake D. Moret (left in photo), a 30-year veteran of the company, president and CEO, effective July 1, 2016.

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Global Pulpwood Costs Fall (4/07/2016)

Pulpwood costs have fallen substantially worldwide with the softwood and hardwood pulpwood price indices in the 4Q/15 being at their lowest levels in more than 10 years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ), Seattle, Wash., USA.

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APP-Sinar Mas Forestry Launches Situation Room (4/14/2016)

To strengthen its efforts in the prevention and mitigation of land and forest fires, Asia Pulp & Paper (APP)-Sinar Mas, Jakarta, Indonesia, this week activated the Situation Room at its head office in Jakarta.

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China Company Orders Valmet Technology for Two Containerboard Machines (4/07/2016)

Valmet, Finland, reports that it will supply board machine key technology and machine control systems in two new containerboard machines in China.

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Eibl-Török Named Chairman, Managing Director of VIPAP VIDEM KRŠKO (4/01/2016)

The Supervisory Board of VIPAP VIDEM KRŠKO d.d, Slovenia, has appointed Stefan Eibl-Török the new chairman of its management board and managing director.

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Paper Tech Foundation Bestows Honor Award on WMU’s Margaret Joyce (11/16/2015)

The Western Michigan University Paper Technology Foundation, Kalamazoo, Mich., USA, has recognized a pioneering researcher in the area of flexible printed electronics with its highest award. The foundation awarded Dr. Margaret Joyce, a WMU professor of chemical and paper engineering,

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U.S. P&W Paper Shipments Decline 8% in October (11/24/2015)

Total U.S. printing and writing (P&W) paper shipments decreased 8% this past October compared with October 2014, according to the AF&PA (Washington, D.C., USA) October 2015 Printing-Writing Paper Report released this past week.

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Resolute Acquires Atlas Paper (11/17/2015)

Resolute Forest Products Inc., Montreal, Que., Canada, this week announced the acquisition of Atlas Paper Holdings, Inc., a leading manufacturer of at home and away from home tissue products, including recycled and virgin paper grades.    "This is a step

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U.S. P&W Paper Shipments Decease in March (4/26/2015)

Total U.S. printing and writing (P&W) paper shipments decreased 4% in March compared with March 2015, according to the AF&PA (Washington, D.C., USA) March 2016 Printing-Writing Paper Report released this week.

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Cascades Wins EnviroLys Award for Alain-Lemaire Solar Park (11/23/2015)

Cascades, Kingsey Falls, Que., Canada, this week took home the Projet vert ICI+ award at the sixth edition of the EnviroLys gala organized by the Conseil des entreprises en technologies environnementales du Québec (CETEQ).

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Weyerhaeuser, Plum Creek to Merge (11/09/2015)

Weyerhaeuser Co., Federal Way, Wash., USA, and Plum Creek, Seattle, Wash., this week announced they will merge to create the world's premier timber, land, and forest products company with more than 13 million acres of the most productive and diverse

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Solvay Starts $22 Million Hydrogen Peroxide Expansion in Longview (4/25/2016)

According to an article late this past week by The Daily News, Longview, Wash., USA, it’s been 28 years since Mike Banigan first started working at the Longview Solvay Chemicals (Belgium) as an engineering and maintenance manager, back before construction of the hydrogen peroxide plant was complete.

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Ahlstrom Invests to Increase Flexibility of Binzhou Production Line (12/10/2015)

Ahlstrom, Finland, reports that it has decided to make an investment to increase flexibility of its Binzhou wallcoverings products line in China.

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SCA South Glens Falls Tissue Mill Gives High School Students Engineering Overview (12/10/2015)

Engineers are in short supply and high demand. That's why SCA in South Glens Falls, N.Y., USA, recently partnered with the University of Maine Pulp and Paper Foundation to host a group of local students and provide an introduction to engineering.

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Glatfelter to Build New Advanced Airlaid Materials Facility in U.S. (12/15/2015)

Glatfelter, York, Pa., USA, reports that it will invest approximately $80 million to build a new production facility in the U.S. for its Advanced Airlaid Materials business (AMBU).

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Skanska to Rebuild SCA Pulp Mill in Timrå, Sweden (12/30/2015)

The Skanska Group, Sweden, has signed an agreement to extensively refurbishment and expand SCA’s, Sweden, pulp mill Östrand in Timrå, Sweden.

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APRIL Expands Peatland Forest Restoration, Conservation in Indonesia (12/01/2015)

As governments meet in Paris, France, to finalize a global climate treaty, pulp and paper company APRIL Group this week announced it would double its peatland restoration activities in Indonesia to 150,000 hectares and invest $100 million over the next decade in conservation and restoration activities.

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Global GCC/PCC Market to Grow at 5.7% CAGR, 2015-2020 (12/30/2015)

According to a new market report published by Lucintel, Dallas, Texas, USA, the future of the calcium carbonate industry looks good with opportunities in the paper and plastic application segments.

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Industries Now Exploring Commercial Use of High-Impact Nanomaterials (12/15/2015)

According to a new report by Research and Markets, Dublin, Ireland, many industries including electronics, automotive, aerospace, telecommunications, and healthcare are exploring the use of high impact nanomaterials such as nanocellulose.

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