LEBANON, OH, Aug. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Kadant Black Clawson LLC, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI), announced the fabrication and sale of the 10,000th FibreWall screen cylinder.
The patented FibreWall screen cylinder is designed for the high-efficiency removal of debris and contaminants from pulp. It effectively removes stickies—including micro-stickies—that consist of various adhesives, resins, waxes, inks, and other viscous additives found in the paper making and recycling processes from the pulp furnish.Read more
AUBURN, MA, April 23, 2019 (Press Release) -Kadant Solutions, a division of Kadant Inc., announced the launch of its nForce doctor blade, the latest advancement in nanotechnology-enhanced composite doctor blades. The proprietary doctor blade incorporates a tough, metal-reinforced layer and inherent stickie resistant properties.Read more
THREE RIVERS, MI, Nov. 1, 2017 (Press Release) -Kadant Johnson LLC, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., completed the acquisition of certain assets of Ohio-based Steam Systems, Inc., a provider of installation, repair, and technical services to the U.S. paper industry. Services previously offered by Steam Systems are now provided through the Kadant Johnson Services division of Kadant Johnson LLC.Read more
AUBURN, MA, Oct. 26, 2017 (Press Release) -Kadant Solutions, a division of Kadant Inc., announced the launch of the EMO III Blue 2 panel. Since it was introduced in the late 1980’s, the EMO III electro-mechanical oscillator has set the standard for functionality and reliability in shower oscillation. The reversing, brushless DC motor heralded the beginning of an era of minimal maintenance and high reliability.Read more
VITRY-le-FRANCOIS, France , Oct. 10, 2017 (Press Release) -Kadant Lamort SAS, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., announces the release of the new BoosTEK Performance Pack for screening applications in OCC recycling, stock preparation, and pulp mills.
The BoosTEK Performance Pack utilizes system pressure to amplify the breakdown of stock mats that form on, and ultimately block, the screen cylinder. The proprietary technology improves the performance of the screen resulting in increased capacity, improved contaminant collection, and higher yield of clean pulp fiber.Read more
HUSKVARNA, Sweden, July 26, 2017 (Press Release) -Kadant Nordic AB, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., was awarded the order for an M-clean fabric cleaning system from Hiang Seng Fibre Container Company Ltd. of Bangkok, Thailand. The 14 M-clean fabric cleaning systems are scheduled to be shipped later this year for installation on five board machines at the mill.Read more
AUBURN, MA, July 12, 2017 (Press Release) -Kadant Solutions, a division of Kadant Inc., announced the launch of its Ultimate Blade Line featuring nanotechnology-enhanced composite doctor blades. The proprietary doctor blade line incorporates nanotechnology-enhanced resins which are manipulated on a molecular scale to provide a composite resin matrix with increased resistance to chipping, improved inter-laminar bonding, and a lower coefficient of friction compared to conventional blades.Read more
AUBURN, MA, Jan. 24, 2017 (Press Release) -Kadant Solutions, a division of Kadant Inc., announced the launch of its Conformatic™ AL creping holder. The next generation Conformatic holder incorporates the latest technology bringing improved blade holder performance to the tissue market. The holder is designed for use in all Yankee doctor positions including cut-off, creping, and cleaning.Read more