May 2019

Registration open: PPI Transport Symposium 23 - Tarragona, Spain

May 20, 2019 - 10:06
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PPI Transport Symposium is the longest running conference and exhibition dedicated to the global forest products logistics industry. Organized by Fastmarkets RISI, in association with the International Forest Products Transport Association (IFPTA), the event focuses on the issues surrounding the worldwide transport, materials handling, and distribution of forest products.

APM Terminals Inland Services to be integrated into Maersk Logistics & Services

May 20, 2019 - 10:04
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The Inland Services portfolio is a network of inland terminals around the globe consisting of 36 business units with over 100 locations. By bringing together all operations skills and capabilities within logistics, it creates a base for growth and enables Maersk to excel in the execution within Logistics & Services products.

Klabin is investing in pulp and board technology

May 20, 2019 - 09:49
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The order consist of a kraftliner machine (PM27), a new fiberline, a new continuous cooking and a pulp dryer rebuild. The rebuild of the pulp dryer will increase the capacity of the current pulp drying line delivered by Valmet in 2016. The order is included in Valmet's second quarter 2019 orders received and the value of the order is around EUR 260-290 million.

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Mills and Technology Newsletter

VPK puts new Euro 25 million power plant into operation at Blue Paper site in Strasbourg, France

May 17, 2019 - 07:22
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AALST, Belgium , May 16, 2019 (Press Release) -At VPK, we continuously strive for innovations that deliver on our sustainability promise and increase efficiency. This month, the new power plant at the Blue Paper site in Strasbourg has been put into operation. The ambitious project, for which 25 million euros were invested, enables the site to convert its own residual materials into thermal energy and will reduce natural gas consumption significantly.

From waste to steam

APP receives SEC's Enhanced Singapore Green Label Scheme certification

May 17, 2019 - 06:58
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SINGAPORE, May 16, 2019 (Press Release) -Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) is pleased to announce that it has received the Singapore Environment Council’s (SEC) Enhanced Singapore Green Label Scheme (SGLS+) certification.

The SGLS+ award that will see APP products return to shelves in Singapore, is a testament to the company’s intensified commitment to battle the threat of fire and haze since the 2015 haze that affected Singapore, Malaysia and parts of Indonesia.

Swedish Orient Line and Wallenius announce formation of new shipping company WALLENIUS SOL

May 17, 2019 - 06:49
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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 23, 2019 (Press Release) -WALLENIUS SOL is a new shipping company that will transport forestry products and other goods in a network covering the Gulf of Bothnia, the Baltic Sea and the North Sea. Founders are the two shipping companies Wallenius and Swedish Orient Line, SOL. It’s an investment to strengthen the infrastructure for the needs of Finnish and Swedish industry. The first customers to sign long-term agreements are Stora Enso and Metsä Board.

Valmet to supply kraftliner machine, new fiberline, continuous cooking, pulp dryer rebuild to Klabin in Brazil

May 17, 2019 - 06:12

ESPOO, Finland, May 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet has signed contracts for a large pulp and paper technology delivery to Klabin S.A. in Brazil. The order consist of a kraftliner machine (PM27), a new fiberline, a new continuous cooking and a pulp dryer rebuild. The order is included in Valmet's second quarter 2019 orders received and the value of the order is around EUR 260-290 million.

Valmet to supply kraftliner machine, new fiberline, continuous cooking, pulp dryer rebuild to Klabin in Brazil

May 17, 2019 - 06:12
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ESPOO, Finland, May 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet has signed contracts for a large pulp and paper technology delivery to Klabin S.A. in Brazil. The order consist of a kraftliner machine (PM27), a new fiberline, a new continuous cooking and a pulp dryer rebuild. The order is included in Valmet's second quarter 2019 orders received and the value of the order is around EUR 260-290 million.

ANDRITZ to supply pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s “PUMA II” project in Ortigueira, Paraná

May 17, 2019 - 02:54
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GRAZ, Austria, May 17, 2019 (Press Release) -International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Klabin to supply energy-efficient and environmentally friendly pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s “PUMA II” project in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. The order value for ANDRITZ is in the range of approx. 190 million euros. Start-up has been scheduled in the second quarter of 2021.

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