JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 15, 2018 (Press Release) -Having recently obtained the necessary permitting, Mondi is proceeding with the investment in a new 300,000 tonne per annum kraft top white machine at Ruzomberok (Slovakia), with start-up expected towards the end of 2020.
Commenting on the project, Mondi Group CEO Peter Oswald said, “This investment provides an exciting opportunity for Mondi to leverage our cost advantaged mill in Slovakia to complement our portfolio and serve a growing market with innovative and sustainable containerboard solutions.”Read more
HELSINKI, Oct. 12, 2018 (Press Release) -LineoTMby Stora Enso, launched earlier this year, has won ‘Best Product Innovation’ at the ICIS Innovation Awards 2018. ICIS, Independent Chemical Information Service, is the world's largest petrochemical market information provider. Stora Enso was shortlisted in its award category alongside other industry leaders. The judges recognised the impressive potential of Stora Enso’s versatile and renewable bio-based solution made from lignin, one of the main building blocks of a tree.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Oct. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -This turn-key plant is the 3rd one supplied by Recard to Drenik ND after PM1 (2004) and PM2 (2008). An identical plant will be supplied to Drenik Hungary in 2019.Read more
STRANGNAS, Sweden, Oct. 2, 2018 (Press Release) -Swedish-based specialty paper manufacturer Nordic Paper has recently expanded its online vibration monitoring on paper machine PM4 at its Bäckhammar plant. In order to achieve even higher machine availability, the online system will now also include the drives, with an installation comprising motor bearings and drive shafts, as well as bearings and drives in gearboxes.Read more
STRANGNAS, Sweden, Oct. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -At Swedish specialty paper mill Holmen Paper Hallsta in Roslagen, condition-based maintenance has long been a prioritized strategy. As a first step in the upgrade of the condition monitoring system on the PM12 paper machine, the mill has recently invested in just over one hundred measuring points for vibration and shock pulse monitoring in the wire and press sections.Read more
Voith recently reached a deal with Lucart Group for the delivery of a BlueLine stock preparation system at the company’s paper mill headquarters in Porcari, Italy.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Oct. 11, 2018 (Press Release) - A.Celli Paper presents a new rewinder of high production flexibility.
The two goals were to optimise production and increase line productivity.
Both have now been achieved, limiting investment to a minimum, with E-WIND T80S: the new rewinder designed by A. Celli Paper to respond to these very needs.Read more
NAPERVILLE, IL , Oct. 2, 2018 (Press Release) -Nalco Water, an Ecolab company, introduces Ultis Dry2Strength Technology, a dry format additive to help pulp and paper companies improve the strength and runability of their paper products, reduce total cost of operation and enhance supply chain sustainability.Read more
JELENIA GORA, Poland, Oct. 10, 2018 (Press Release) -On June 4th, 2018, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Arctic Paper Kostrzyn, for a PM1 press section rebuild, that includes a delivery of a new Intelli-Nip Shoe Press.Read more