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National Museum of Industrial History Restoring Rare Fourdrinier Machine

Eighteen-foot-long, 84-year-old model (built in 1933) is mechanically sound, but will require several months of cleaning, troubleshooting, and minor repairs, plus connections to utilities and a supply of pulp.  

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BASF Announces Cooperation with HP Indigo (5/09/2017)

Strategic collaboration is for the development of water-based adhesive solutions.

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Voith AdvancedPRODUCTS Improve Paper Production Process (5/01/2017)

With FormMax, PressMax, and DryMax, Voith, Germany, achieves a higher level of performance for the paper machine by using the optimum combination of products in the paper production process, the company reports.

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Voith Announces Changes in Corporate Board of Management (5/10/2017)

Bertram Staudenmaier, chairman of the Management Board of Voith Paper, is leaving the company. His successor will be named at the next Supervisory Board regular meeting on June 2, 2017.

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PMP Appoints Pietraszek New President (5/08/2017)

Miroslaw Pietraszek replaces Zbigniew Manugiewicz, PMP’s co-founder and former president, will continue to serve as a member of PMP’s supervisory board of directors.

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Rondo-Pak Hires Phillipes as Senior VP of Sales and Marketing (5/11/2017)

David Phillipes joins healthcare sector provider of folding cartons and printed components. 

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Georgia-Pacific to Invest $400 Million-plus for New TAD Tissue Machine (5/10/2017)

Georgia-Pacific, Atlanta, Ga., USA, today (May 10, 2017) announced significant investments, which total more than $400 million, for its GP Consumer (retail) tissue and towel business. The investments support further growth for key customers’ private label brand products.

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BillerudKorsnäs Contracts Valmet to Upgrade Evaporator Train at Gruvön Mill (5/10/2017)

Existing evaporation train will be converted, from using medium-pressure steam as today's heating media, to become essentially low-pressure steam driven.

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Orchids Paper Launches New Tissue Products (5/02/2017)

Orchids Paper Products, Nashville, Tenn., USA, this week introduced NEW TACKLE® Paper Towels, CLEAN SCENTS® Paper Towels, ORCHIDS TRENDS® Designer Paper Towels, and ORCHIDS SUPREME® Bath Tissue.

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Brazil Pulp Production Shows Positive Results for Q1/2017 (5/08/2017)

Sector grows 3% in first quarter of 2017.

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UPM New Pulp Mill Discussions with Uruguay Progressing (5/09/2017)

Key items aligned for long-term industrial growth in Uruguay.

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DS Smith Launches Combi 150R for Efficiency, Waste Reduction (5/11/2017)

New machine combines many latest packaging production technologies and offers numerous technical, financial, and commercial advantages including significantly speeding up throughput times and reducing waste.

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Record Operating Rates at Quebec, Ontario Sawmills Produce Excess Chip Residuals (4/02/2017)

Sawmills in Eastern Canada ran at record high levels in 2016, with production reaching levels almost 10% higher than in 2015 and almost 40% higher than five years ago. This has been very good news to the forest industry, with sawmills running at 97% operating rates in late 2016, according to the WWPA (Western Wood Products Association).

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K-C Recognized by CSO50 for Excellence in Cybersecurity Awareness (5/11/2017)

Victoria Thomas, information security awareness program lead for Kimberly-Clark, accepted prestigious CSO50 Award at the annual CSO50 Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., USA.

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Cartiere Modesto Cardella Improves Dryer Performance with Toscotec Rebuilds (5/03/2017)

In the past year, the partnership between Toscotec , Italy, and Cartiere Modesto Cardella, Italy, became closer with three orders of advanced TT SteelDryers to rebuild the dryer sections of PM 3 and PM 4.

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Awarded EcoVadis Gold Rating for CSR Engagement (5/09/2017)

Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj, Finland, a global leader in fiber-based materials, has been awarded a Gold rating by EcoVadis, following the assessment of the group’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) engagement.

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Smurfit Kappa Speaks up for Health and Safety (5/09/2017)

Employees are being encouraged to speak up and take the necessary actions if they notice anything unsafe in the workplace.

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McGowans Print Installing World’s Second EFI Nozomi Single-Pass Press (5/12/2017)

Inkjet corrugated board press at McGowans’ Dublin, Ireland, facility will give McGowans the ability to capture new growth opportunities in short-run corrugated packaging and display production.

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Compact Grinder Restores Yankee Cylinder's Ideal Crown Profile (5/04/2017)

Deformations on Yankee cylinders frequently result in production and quality deficiencies in tissue manufacturing. The MiniGrinder developed by Voith's OnSite Yankee Service (Germany) enables easy, accurate removal of these kinds of irregularities, restoring the yankee cylinder's ideal crown profile.

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Sgsco Hires Black as New CFO (5/05/2017)

Sgsco, Louisville, Ky., USA, a global package production and related marketing services company has hired Chris Black as its new EVP and CFO.

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