Catalyst Paper Corp. is planning to purchase two coated paper mills in the U.S. – the Biron paper mill in Wisconsin and the Rumford pulp and paper mill in Maine.
Nov 4, 2014 8:17PM
Kadant Inc. has completed the acquisition of the screen cylinder product line from J&L Fiber Services, Inc. This acquisition further extends Kadant’s stock preparation product offerings of screen cylinder products applied to recycled...
Nov 4, 2014 7:59PM
Domenic Pilla, president of Shoppers Drug Mart, has joined the board of directors of Domtar Corp.
Nov 4, 2014 6:30PM
An agreement between Unifor Local 10B and Domtar sets the stage for a new working relationship and an expanded commitment to apprenticeship training in Kamloops, B.C.
Nov 4, 2014 6:21PM
The Forest Stewardship Council has recognized Domtar Corporation for its longtime leadership in sustainability by presenting the company the first-ever FSC® Leadership Award for the paper sector. The award celebrates Domtar's innovative...
Oct 28, 2014 11:23PM
Catalyst Paper will temporarily curtail production on one of three paper machines at its Powell River mill, removing capacity for 6,500 tonnes of specialty paper grades from the market. Catalyst says the temporary downtime reflects its...
Oct 28, 2014 11:10PM
Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) has been chosen to supply equipment for the bioenergy effluent project at Millar Western Forest Products’ Whitecourt Pulp mill. The project will harness clean energy from pulp mill wastes.
Oct 28, 2014 11:00PM
Confederation College officially opened the Ontario Power Generation BioEnergy Learning and Research Centre (OPG-BLRC) in early September. The facility, located in Thunder Bay, Ont., offers opportunities for demonstration, training and...
Oct 28, 2014 9:39PM
The Canadian government has filed a claim with the World Trade Organization regarding the imposition of duties by China against Canadian producers of dissolving pulp (viscose staple fibre grade pulp).
Oct 22, 2014 6:50AM
The fall meeting of the Eastern Canadian Black Liquor Recovery Boiler Advisory Committee (ECBLRBAC) will take place Nov. 17-20 in Ottawa. The meeting will include two days of presentations and discussions, followed by a visit to the Fortress...
Oct 22, 2014 6:44AM