The indefinite curtailment at Mackenzie, which is effective immediately, is due to the high cost of fibre, continued poor lumber markets and challenging operating conditions that have combined to make the mill uneconomic under these conditions. The Isle Pierre sawmill will be permanently reduced from two shifts to one shift effective September 20, 2019.Read more
Processes, such as demand planning, tendering, contracting and purchase transactions, will be simplified and automated by taking into use SAP Ariba solution.Read more
Prestroenning will take on the position as ‘Regional CEO Americas’ and ‘President of Fr. Meyer’s Sohn North America, LLC’.Read more
It covers an area of 15,500 m2 and has now created space for over 20,000 pallets in combination with the existing warehouse capacities.Read more
At the PPI Transport Symposium 23, taking place September 16 to 18 in Tarragona, Spain, you will hear a panel discussion covering topics like:
• How is the ban impacting India, Indonesia and Taiwan imports?
• Are container and breakbulk carriers positioned to respond to shifting trade flows?
• Will the ban lead to higher pulp prices and increased transportation costs?
• What is the future of the future Chinese pulp market?
• Where are the likely next high growth markets for virgin fibers?Read more
WERNE and REMSHALDEN, Germany , July 16, 2019 (Press Release) -The Klingele Group, one of the leading independent manufacturers of corrugated base paper and corrugated cardboard packaging, opens a new logistics centre at its Werne site. It covers an area of 15,500 m2 and has now created space for over 20,000 pallets in combination with the existing warehouse capacities.
Centralised logistics saves costs and reduces CO2 emissionsRead more
BOOTLE, UK, July 12, 2019 (Press Release) -A shipping company has been fined after a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) driver was struck by a paper reel that was being loaded on to his trailer.
Liverpool Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 7 September 2016, an agency HGV driver working for Jenkins Shipping Company Limited at its Liverpool depot, was assisting in the loading of paper reels onto his HGV trailer, when a reel slipped from the clamp attachment of the fork lift truck being used to load the reels striking the driver’s lower body and legs. He sustained several lower limb fractures.Read more
PORTLAND, ME, July 12, 2019 (Portland Press Herald) -A multi-million dollar upgrade is planned to improve performance of a critical Maine rail line and serve the state’s resurgent pulp and paper industry.Read more