Alameda is a leading converter and distributor of digital printing media, mainly in the Southwestern United States. In the Pre-press proofing market, as well as in the large format imaging industry, the Almeda brand has been established as a recognized standard.Read more
SCA invested SEK 7.8 billion in Östrand pulp mill expansion project making it one of the largest industrial investments in Sweden to date. With this project SCA Östrand doubled its production capacity from 430,000 to 900,000 tonnes per year and became the largest production line for bleached softwood kraft pulp in the world.Read more
For the new 1.5 million tons/yr bleached eucalyptus kraft (BEK) pulp line, Andritz will supply - on an EPS basis - the woodyard, fiberline, white liquor plant and evaporation system.
Resolute Forest Products Inc. has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement with New-Indy Containerboard, LLC for the sale of its Catawba, South Carolina, paper and pulp mill, for a total purchase price of about $300 million.
Catawba's operation includes a kraft mill and a pulp dryer to produce market pulp, a thermomechanical pulp mill as well as a lightweight coated paper machine. The facility currently employs 460 people.Read more
Finnpulp will concentrate its pulp deliveries to the Port of HaminaKotka and build in the future a logistics center in Mussalo D area, which will handle the export cargo on all of the company's global markets. Shipping will be made both in containers and the break bulk cargo.Read more
The progress of the permit process will enable Finnpulp to initiate financial negotiations for the next phase of the mill project. Finnish-Chinese owned company is currently carrying out pre-engineering of the plant. It is estimated to be completed next year. The pre-engineering will include preparation of the construction stage of the mill’s processes, technologies and mill site layouts. After completion of the engineering, the company will make its final investment decision on the construction of a bioproduction mill in Sorsasalo, Kuopio.Read more
Mercer International Inc. has entered into an agreement with Marubeni Corporation, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd., and Daishowa North America Corporation to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of DMI for consideration of $359.2 million.Read more