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Resolute's Calhoun upgrade will handle hardwood and softwood pulp

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-27
Resolute Forest Products broke ground on a US$105-million upgrade project at its Calhoun, TN, pulp and paper mill on Aug. 19. The project includes a continuous cooking system and additional fibreline equipment from Andritz.

Fortress Paper to sell optical features business

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-27
Fortress Paper Ltd. has entered into a share and loan purchase agreement with Nanotech Security Corp., as purchaser, for the sale of all of the shares of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Fortress Optical Features Ltd.

Compliance order issued to Northern Pulp

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-25
Nova Scotia’s Environment Minister Randy Delorey has issued a Ministerial Order to ensure that Northern Pulp takes measures to reduce air quality emissions that exceed approved limits under the Environment Act. The mill, however, has had...

Fortress Paper's Q2 loss mostly due to dissolving pulp

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-12
Fortress Paper Ltd. reported a 2014 second quarter EBITDA loss of $6.0 million. The dissolving pulp segment generated EBITDA loss of $4.2 million while the security paper products segment generated EBITDA loss of $0.4 million. Corporate costs...

Evonik opens support centre in Virginia for tissue makers

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-12
A tissue competency center has been created at Evonik’s technical service centre in Hopewell, Virginia. The competency center will provide global support for the tissue industry with applications development, technical service, training...

Renewable materials specialist joins UBC

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-12
Dr. Scott Renneckar will be joining the Department of Wood Science at the University of British Columbia as an associate professor in advanced renewable materials. Prior to joining UBC, Renneckar was a faculty member in the Department of...

BC Hydro provides incentives for mechanical pulp producers

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-05
The B.C. Ministry of Energy and Mines and BC Hydro have introduced a new energy efficiency program aimed at reducing the power costs of mechanical pulp producers. The Power Smart program provides an injection of $100 million over three years...

Biomass power plant at Prince Alberta Pulp indefinitely closed

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-05
The biomass-to-energy operation at the Prince Albert Pulp mill in Saskatchewan has been indefinitely shut down, according to the local newspaper, the Prince Albert Herald. The pulp mill and wood energy plant are owned by Paper Excellence.

Resolute Forest Products fined for worker injury

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-05
Resolute Forest Products Canada has been fined $55,000 after a worker was injured at the company’s Fort Frances paper mill.

Solenis is the new name for Ashland Water Technologies

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-05
Ashland Water Technologies has a new name – Solenis. The name change coincides with the acquisition of Ashland Water Technologies by a fund managed by private investment firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R). Prior to the...