Kruger Inc. was presented with the 2013 Green Innovation Award at the 23rd gala of the Association pour le développement de la recherche et de l'innovation du Québec (Québec association for research and innovation...
Nov 26, 2013
After a rebuild of its Whitby, Ont., paper machine with Voith-supplied equipment, Atlantic Packaging Products Limited (APPL) put the machine back into operation on May 24, 2013.
Oct 15, 2013
Alberta’s cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) pilot plant, which produces up to 100 kilograms of CNC per week, was commissioned in early September at Alberta Innovates-Technology Futures’ (AITF) Mill Woods facility before a crowd of...
Oct 1, 2013
Innovation in Canada's forest products sector received international acclaim this week as a Montreal researcher was presented a prestigious award at a gala event in Stockholm, Sweden, for his ground-breaking work.
Sep 24, 2013
At many times in its long history, the mill at Thorold, Ont., has implemented cutting edge technology and ideas, morphing to meet the needs of its market and the demands of its fibre supply, but for 100 years, it has remained a newsprint mill....
Sep 18, 2013
The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is accepting nominations for its annual Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth, as part of its effort to attract more Aboriginal workers to the forest sector.
Sep 17, 2013
Joe Nemeth, a familiar figure in the B.C. pulp and paper industry, will take over as president and CEO of Catalyst Paper on Oct. 1. Nemeth brings 30 years of experience to his new role at Catalyst.
Aug 20, 2013
If you’ve been hearing “things are looking up for the forest products industry,” it probably refers to the lumber sector, not pulp and paper.The global wood products industry may be entering a “super-cycle” of flat...
Aug 1, 2013
Stora Enso has decided to invest EUR 32 million in building a world-class biorefinery at Sunila Mill in Finland, which will reduce the CO2 emissions of the mill by replacing up to 90% of natural gas consumption with lignin extracted from black...
Jul 23, 2013
Dr. Derek Gray, holder of the NSERC/FPInnovations Industrial Research Chair at McGill University, is the 2013 Marcus Wallenberg Prize (MWP) recipient, it was announced at the FIBRE Network research conference. Dr. Gray receives the...
May 21, 2013