KOTKA, Finland , Oct. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Port of HaminaKotka Ltd and Steveco Oy have jointly constructed a world-class pulp terminal in the new D-area in the western part of the Mussalo Harbour in Kotka. ThePort of HaminaKotka has invested almost 40 million eurosin the infrastructure of the expansion area of approx.Read more
OSAKA, Japan, Oct. 1, 2019 (Press Release) -Rengo Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Kita-ku, Osaka; Chairman, President & CEO: Kiyoshi Otsubo) announces that it has entered into an agreement to commence OEM manufacturing of some products of the cellulose microbeads (trade name: CELLULOBEADS) manufactured and sold by DAITO KASEI KOGYO CO., LTD. (Head Office: Asahi-ku, Osaka; President: Yoshinori Waki).Read more
PLAINFIELD, IL, Oct. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -Veolia Water Technologies will provide a turnkey processing plant featuring HPD evaporation systems designed to optimize the production of wood-derived pulp employed in the making of high-quality paper from virgin fibers.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Oct. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -The Swedish Pulp and Paper producer, Rottneros, has selected ÅF Pöyry as partner for further efficiency development of their mills in Rottneros and Vallvik, Sweden.
Rottneros have about 300 employees working with development and production of pulp. Rottneros produces pulp at their mills, in Vallvik chemical pulp and in Rottneros, Värmland mechanical pulp. Rottneros also have a third production unit, Rottneros Packaging, producing biobased packages for food, and a company for supplying wood in Latvia.Read more
HALIFAX, NS, Oct. 2, 2019 (Local News) -Northern Pulp has submitted a required focus report to Nova Scotia's Environment Department for its controversial effluent treatment plant proposal.
The pulp mill near Pictou, N.S., was asked for the report by former environment minister Margaret Miller, who said following an environmental review in March that her department needed more information about the plan.
The department says the new focus report will be available online within 14 days, once its staff have done a preliminary check to confirm it's complete.Read more
POINT TUPPER, NS, Oct. 2, 2019 (The Chronicle Herald) -Port Hawkesbury Paper and Nova Scotia Power Inc. have filed an application with the provincial regulator for a new electricity rate for the mill, which is the utility’s largest single customer.Read more
Ence Navia’s biofactory starts a production stop today, which will last until October 30, with the aim of completing the expansion project called “Navia 80”. This action implies the improvement of almost all the industrial processes of the plant. The facilities will see their efficiency remarkably increased, while progressing towards excellence from an environmental point of view.