PONTYPOOL, UK, Dec. 9, 2015 (Press Release) -Leading corrugated packaging company Diamondpak has announced it has invested £500,000 in new machinery to boost production.
The move will give the South Wales-based company, whose client list includes Barclays, John Lewis, Pets at Home and Celtic Manor, added capability to offer the fullest range of products in the UK.
The investment in a large format TCY casemaker is expected to halve production time for large, box work and pallet boxes.Read more
ROCHESTER, NY , Nov. 19, 2015 (Press Release) -Diamond Packaging won six awards in the 72nd annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition, the industry’s premier showcase for all that is new and outstanding in paperboard packaging design and technology. Awards were presented last month at the PPC Fall Meeting and Leadership Conference in Indianapolis, IN.Read more
THESSALONIKI, Greece, Dec. 8, 2015 (Press Release) -Mel Macedonia Papermill contacted ALGAS to get the most out of the existing micro filters, due to changes in the process and therefore a need of increased capacity. The ALGAS team, together with the customer, made a complete rebuild of each filter; changing from air to water knock-off, and replacing all main wear parts.
The result was, to say the least, impressive.Read more
KOTKA, Finland, (Press Release) -At the end of April 2015, Kotkamills Oy announced its investment plan to convert paper machine 2 to produce 400,000 t/a of recyclable folding boxboard and barrier board grades by midsummer 2016.Read more
PTS has decided to organize the Paper & Board Symposium one week earlier next year. On the traditional date in mid-September, Munich’s hotel prices for our attendees will be exorbitant in 2016 because of several trade fairs and the forthcoming Oktoberfest. On the new date – 6/7 September 2016 – rooms will cost around 50 % less here.Read more
SOLNA, Sweden, Nov. 18, 2015 (Press Release) -This year’s winner of the BillerudKorsnäs PIDA Germany design competition is a team from Stuttgart Media University. The winning students succeeded in creating a smart and attractive packaging solution for food on the go, called Ladhid.Read more
HELSINKI,(Press Release) -BillerudKorsnäs has awarded Pöyry with two engineering services assignments in Sweden. One for a new board machine project in their production site in Gruvön; and the other for the machine glazed (MG) paper machine relocation project from Tervasaari in Finland to Skärblacka in Sweden.Read more
WÜRZBURG, Germany, Dec. 8, 2015 (Press Release) -The management of Eurobusiness Group placed an order for a large-format Rapida 164 with six printing units, coater and extended delivery from KBA-Sheetfed Solutions in November. Romania’s first super-sized Rapida is scheduled to be installed in the printing company situated on the edge of Bucharest in June 2016.Read more