SHANGHAI, Feb. 13, 2014 (RISI) - Asia Pacific Resources International (APRIL) is pressing ahead with the installation of a new 350,000 tonne/yr cartonboard PM at its mill in Rizhao city, Shandong province, China. According to an executive from the firm, installation work kicked off in August last year, and the PM is scheduled to start trial runs by the end of June.
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STAFFORDSHIRE, UK, Feb. 13, 2014 (Press Release) - Swanline Print Ltd, the UK's leading trade supplier of specialist printed packaging and point-of-sale displays, has announced a £1m investment in a second HP Scitex FB10000 Industrial Press and ancillary equipment, set for installation by the end of April 2014.Read more
LEICESTER, UK, Feb. 13, 2014 (Press Release) - Warren Board Sales Ltd., the UK's leading independent cartonboard and graphical board stockist, has announced that it has made a significant investment in equipment by purchasing the machinery from Reno De Medici (RDM) UK'S Wednesbury plant and, at the same time, has entered into a merchant supply agreement for both reels and sheets of the Group's market leading liner grade, Serviliner.Read more
TORNESCH, Germany, Feb. 13, 2014 (Press Release) - To match the increasingly stringent requirements of the market in terms of the high-quality finishing and colour-printing of slotted cases, the Panther Group has again invested in the latest technology. The Wepoba Wellpappenfabrik in Wustermark is now producing with another Bobst FFG 618, the so-called Mini-Line, which has been installed in the recently extended production hall.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 27, 2014 (Press Release) - Valmet will deliver a complete multi-fuel boiler to Sappi Ltd's Kirkniemi Mill in Lohja, Finland. The startup of the plant is scheduled for summer 2015. The order is included in Valmet's first quarter 2014 orders received. The value of the order is not disclosed.Read more
HELSINKI, Jan. 24, 2014 (Globe Newswire) - Stora Enso is starting co-determination negotiations with employees at Veitsiluoto Mill in Finland regarding a plan to shut down permanently paper machine (PM) 1 with annual capacity of 190 000 tonnes of coated magazine paper by the end of the first quarter of 2014 due to structural weakening of magazine paper demand in Europe. The planned closure would affect up to 90 employees.Read more
LUCCA, Italy, Jan. 16, 2014 (Press Release) - ICT Group announced today that it is considering a new investment for its ICT Poland mill located in the town of Kostrzyn, just 90 km east of Berlin.
The investment would comprise of a new 70,000 TPY tissue machine, additional converting equipment, and necessary logistic and civil infrastructure.Read more