SAO PAULO, March 7, 2018 (Press Release) -2018 Maintenance Shutdown has already created 250 jobs in Ortigueira and Telêmaco Borba.
Klabin’s Puma Unit located in Ortigueira, Paraná, is preparing for the 2018 Maintenance Shutdown. This year, more than 4,000 maintenance services, needed to ensure the safe operation of the plant, will be conducted from March 10 to 21. Maintenance Shutdown is mandatory for companies having machinery that functions under pressure, such as boilers and digesters.Read more
MIKKELI, Finland , March 5, 2018 (Press Release) -The big paper and board producer Klabin has awarded Savcor A Trimble Company with a Wedge order for its Ortigueira Mill in Brazil.
According to Process Engineering and Development Coordinator Claudio Ferreria, Ortigueira mill had a need for a special and reliable tool to improve its process data analysis. The mill has a high automation level, which increases the number of tags to be evaluated. It makes more difficult to handle the big data in a common data analytics tools.Read more
SAO PAULO, Feb. 20, 2018 (PPI Latin America) -Brazilian pulp and packaging paper producer Klabin has acquired for $2.5 million a 12.5% share in the Israeli startup Melodea Bio Based Solutions, a pioneer in the technology for extracting cellulose nanocrystalline (CNC).
Klabin stated that the deal will strengthen its efforts in the areas of research, development and innovation, using CNC's applications to make stronger paper and packaging, 100% recyclable and that can leverage new business opportunities for forestry products.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Feb. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -Israeli development company Melodea, which is partly owned by Holmen, has signed an agreement with Brazilian forestry company Klabin as a new partner so that it can continue to develop nanocellulose.Read more
SAO PAULO, Feb. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -Further advancing its innovation strategy, Brazilian pulp and packaging paper producer Klabin announced this week the acquisition of a 12.5% interest in the Israeli startup Melodea Bio Based Solutions, a pioneer in the technology for extracting cellulose nanocrystalline (CNC), a 100% biobased and renewable product.Read more
SAO PAULO, Jan. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -For the third time in a row Klabin has been included in the Environmental Paper Company Index 2017 (EPCI), published every two years by WWF. EPCI is based on voluntary disclosure by companies of more than 50 indicators that measure the environmental performance and changes in them over time with regard to Responsible Fiber Supply, Clean Production and Environmental Management System reports.Read more
SAO PAULO, Dec. 12, 2017 (Press Release) -Klabin, Brazil's largest paper producer and exporter,the only company in the country to offer a one-stop solution in hardwood, softwood and fluff pulp, and the leader in corrugated board packaging and industrial bags markets, has been included in the Corporate Sustainability Index (ISE) of the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange (B3) for the fifth consecutive year. The inclusion is the result of the company’s intensive efforts focused on its commitment to sustainable development.Read more
SAO PAULO, Oct. 17, 2017 (PPI Latin America) -Brazilian pulp, paper and packaging producer Klabin has been working on the development of more efficient paper packaging for e-commerce, the company's technology and pulp director Francisco Razzolini toldPPI Latin America. "We have been working with many of our clients that play in the e-commerce area, which has been using more intensively paper and corrugated board packaging, which is eco-friendly and has high technology," the executive commented.Read more