June 14, 2019 – The Dynatrol CL-10GPT Proportional Level Detector is designed specifically to control liquid levels in pilot plants, processing, small vessels, or anywhere it is necessary to obtain proportional level control over a precise range.
June 10, 2019 – With Zircon and ZirconHigh, Voith is adding two new members to the CleanWeave product family. The dryer fabrics target an extended service life in a medium hot environment.
May 31, 2019 – ANDRITZ’s StrataPress press felts provide a new portfolio of high-performance technology specially developed to help maximize machine press performance.
May 28, 2019 – Feltest's TensioMaster tension gauge combines high accuracy with a wide measuring range and durability for paper machine clothing.
May 1, 2019 – Red Meters has unveiled upgrades to the electronic components of its non-nuclear slurry density meter, which will deliver interoperability, new software and analytics features, and new customization options.
April 29, 2019 – Voith has expanded its line of press fabrics for paper mills with the MultiFlex Advance and the PrintFlex Advance, with a focus on dewatering properties.
June 17, 2019 – Cascades has joined the Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier (APASS) network as an official member to offer sustainable packaging solutions for e-commerce.
June 13, 2019 – Ionic Engineering, an Ontario-based machine building firm, has created an electronic lockout system that can be used in large-scale heavy industries including pulp and paper.
June 13, 2019 – Allnorth, a Vancouver-based engineering and construction services company that serves process industries including pulp and paper, is providing the engineering for a new non-wood pulp mill in Germany.
May 29, 2019 – German paper producer Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel recently reduced web breaks with the implementation of a new web monitoring and inspection system provided by Procemex.
May 29, 2019 – ABB is on the road this summer with its North American Pulp and Paper Tour, a trade show on wheels that packs the company’s latest automation technologies into a semi-trailer truck.
May 28, 2019 – Heimbach and AstenJohnson are planning to merge their Paper Machine Clothing (PMC) and Advanced Fabric businesses.
June 10, 2019 – Today, the government of Canada announced a national ban on single-use plastics to come into effect as early as 2021 – and one Canadian company is capitalizing on the news with what it believes is the first made-in-Canada drinking straw for the restaurant industry made with Canadian pulp and paper.
June 10, 2019 – Mercer International, which operates a kraft pulp mill in Peace River, Alberta, has joined the Alberta Forest Products Association (AFPA) as a member.
June 10, 2019 – Cascades has garnered a number of awards in recent weeks for its leadership and practices in sustainable development.
June 6, 2019 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has launched a comprehensive new standard for responsible forest management in Canada.
May 31, 2019 – The U.S. paper recovery rate for recycling reached a record of 68.1 per cent in 2018, according to new data from The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA).
May 21, 2019 – The Canadian government has announced investments of more than $2.1 million in three forestry projects in Alberta that will boost Indigenous jobs in the sector and involvement in climate change prevention activities.
June 17, 2019 – Voith has launched an online learning portal for PaperSchool, its collection of training courses covering all aspects of the paper manufacturing process.
June 12, 2019 – Despite frequent laughs shared by attendees at the annual Wood Products Safety Summit held in Prince George, B.C., yesterday, it was clear safety is serious business for the industry.
May 30, 2019 – Employees of Resolute’s Thunder Bay sawmill recently earned $10,000 to donate to a charitable organization through an in-house safety program.
May 28, 2019 – Ontario's manufacturing workplaces are 1.6 per cent less safe over last year, according to the 2019 results of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)'s Health and Safety Index.
May 27, 2019 – Health and safety is a perennial issue, especially in industries such as pulp and paper where workers are at risk every day while carrying out their duties.
May 13, 2019 – The Wood Products Safety Summit is taking place on June 11, 2019 in Prince George, B.C.
June 14, 2019 – Wood Resources International has reported that global pulp shipments are down 4.1 per cent in Q1 2019 over Q1 2018 in the latest issue of Wood Resource Quarterly.
June 11, 2019 – Investments in people, technology and assets were the focus of PACWEST’s annual pulp and paper conference last week.
May 15, 2019 – Fortress Global Enterprises Inc. has reported its 2019 first-quarter results with an operating EBITDA loss of $9.7 million compared to operating EBITDA of $4.2 million in the previous quarter.
May 10, 2019 – KP Tissue Inc. (KPT) has reported the Q1 2019 financial and operational results of KPT and Kruger Products L.P. (KPLP), in which KPT holds a 15.5 per cent interest.
May 9, 2019 – Prices for pulplogs and wood chips moved up slightly in the U.S. in Q1/19 while they were unchanged or slightly lower in Canada, as compared to Q4/18, according to the latest issue of the North American Wood Fiber Review.
May 9, 2019 – Cascades Inc. has reported its unaudited financial results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2019, citing a 12 per cent increase in sales.
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