Transparency and reducing our environmental footprint are the foundations of Lecta’s commitment as a socially responsible company.
Voith Paper Chile’s new roll cover facility is set to be installed alongside the unit that has been operating in the region of Concepción, Chile, since 2006, and is due to enter service in the second half of this year.
The Pro Carton Young Designers Award offers young designers from across Europe the opportunity to make their ideas public throughout Europe. As of 27th May, Pro Carton is showcasing the Young Designers’ new concepts online at www.procarton.com. And then it’s up to you : vote, follow, like, share, comment, involve friends and promote the favourite designs at #pcyda16 ! And win an iPad Air in the process.
Due to a stronger global market and solid demand, Södra will increase its market price for NBSK deliveries in Europe to USD 830/tonne, effective from June 1 2016.
“Recent market statistics support the positive signals we had already noticed : The softwood pulp market is strong and we anticipate the market will tighten even further”, said Magnus Björkman, Vice President Södra Cell.
Stora Enso’s Executive Vice President & Head of the Consumer Board division, Jari Latvanen, is to leave Stora Enso latest in November 2016 to take up the position of President and CEO at HKScan Corporation, headquartered in Finland.
A new pilot facility known as a slurry hydrocracking plant is currently being built at SP ETC in Piteå to produce green fuels based on forestry products. It will contribute to the aim of making the transport sector fossil fuel-free by 2030.
“The plant will contribute to the development of viable new technologies for conversion of e.g. lignin to hydrocarbons, suitable for downstream processing in a traditional refinery. Here institutes, academia and the business community can test and verify different concepts before they become commercially available,” says Professor Olov Öhrman, head of research at SP ETC in Piteå.
UPM-Kymmene Corporation is proceeding with the plan to change its corporate structure in Finland to better match its current business structure.
Holmen is investing in a pressure treatment plant and a distribution warehouse at Braviken Sawmill outside Norrköping. The investment is estimated to amount to SEK 50 million.
At the enf of April, Fibria shipped 20,000 tons of eucalyptus pulp acquired from Klabin to Asia.
Valmet will supply Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp and paper mill in Sweden a recovery boiler upgrade and an evaporation line upgrade. The delivery is scheduled for the fall 2016.
As a proven manufacturer of high quality coated speciality papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to follow the path of innovation and investment.
As announced in mid-March, Madison paper mill in the US has ceased paper production on May 21.
In an international comparison, Swedes stand out as the most positive about a more cellulose-based society, a transition that is necessary for a sustainable future. From an international perspective, however, this development appears to provoke strongly polarized reactions. The view of the forest and its role in our society touches us, and awakens strong feelings around the world. This is revealed in the report Innventia is presenting today. In the report, 2,500 consumers from five countries have had their say on how best to arrive at a more sustainable and circular society.
Atlanta-based Crown Paper Group has promoted Colin Fernie to president of its Port Townsend Paper and Crown Corrugated subsidiaries.
Visiting MIAC (12.13.14 October 2016) means obtaining a full overview of the technology and equipment available to the paper industry sector
Valmet will deliver a recausticizing upgrade to Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper mill in Novodvinsk, Russia
premieres the M6 Digital Flexo press at drupa 2016. With specific configurations for folding carton and flexible packaging production, the M6 offers high productivity and low running costs.
Using wood more efficiently to meet projected demand for wood-based products in Europe should be at the heart of the European Commission’s bioenergy strategy and circular economy.
MARECHAL ELECTRIC is launching a new series of application brochures.
On 19th May 2016 Huhtamaki announced its acquisition of Delta Print & Packaging.
Company will supply corrugated board boxes that will be used throughout the state of São Paulo.
Valmet has defined new action plans for its sustainability agenda for 2016-2018. The action plans include detailed actions and targets for each sustainability focus area.
Customer offering strengthened within design and architecture
On May 19, 2016, Dr. Jan Klingele, Managing Partner of Klingele Papierwerke started his two year term as FEFCO President, succeeding Roberto Villaquiran, who after four years had served the maximum possible time. Jean Paul Macharis, VPK, and Nina Iversen, Glomm Papp, were newly elected as Vice Presidents. Roberto Villaquiran, departing president, will continue to support Jan Klingele as Vice President.