February 4, 2019 – GLV has launched the FlexJet line of headbox solutions, including new technology designed to optimize performance across a diverse mix of paper making machinery from linerboard to packaging, fluff pulp, fine and specialty paper.
January 25, 2019 – Seeq Corporation has released R21, an update to its advanced analytics solution for process manufacturing customers.
January 21, 2019 – The Holland-based manufacturer Interflon has announced its range of high-performance lubricants is now available to paper and pulp manufacturers in the Canada and the U.S.
January 10, 2019 – Voith is offering a new service for optimizing doctor blade settings, called SensorBlade, which uses uniform contact pressure over the entire width of the roll to avoid damage to roll covers and web breaks.
December 10, 2018 – Force Control Industries introduces the PosiClutch 200 Series PTO clutch, a hydraulically actuated microprocessor-controlled oil shear PTO clutch ideal for high-volume pump applications.
December 7, 2018 – Voith has launched the disc filter sector FloWing to mark the 20th anniversary of its BaglessPlus family of filters.
February 15, 2019 – Voith now offers bowed spreader roll repairs and rebuilds to the North American paper mill market with the establishment of spreader roll services at its West Monroe, Louisiana, facility.
February 12, 2019 – Two European software companies are partnering to bring new solutions to the pulp and paper market.
February 11, 2019 – MoRe Research, a Sweden-based pulp and papr R&D company, has installed pilot equipment aimed at real-time studies of the wood chip impregnation process.
February 8, 2019 – Given the number of conveyor-related accidents that occur during routine maintenance and cleanup, every bulk material handler has a vested interest in technologies to help reduce hazards and prevent injuries.
February 8, 2019 – VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing a software tool for on-line life cycle assessment that can be used to control equipment, such as paper machines, based on their carbon footprint.
February 6, 2019 – Attis Industries has partnered with Iowa State University on a funded research program to develop carbon fibres for use in a wide variety of applications derived from lignin produced at Attis’s planned biorefineries.
February 12, 2019 – After completing its review of B.C.’s forest inventory program, a blue ribbon panel has come out with recommendations to improve the program.
February 11, 2019 – The Forest Enhancement Society of British Columbia, a partner in the B.C. Ministry of Forests’ Forest Carbon Initiative, has expedited the approval of $10 million in funding for projects that will redirect more wood waste to mills, create more jobs and reduce carbon emissions.
February 5, 2019 – Pöyry and Simosol have partnered to further develop Pöyry's "Smart Forestry" solutions designed to generate value throughout the forestry supply chain.
February 4, 2019 – The government of Newfoundland and Labrador, in partnership with the Newfoundland and Labrador Forest Industry Association and forestry stakeholders, has launched the Forestry Sector Work Plan.
January 22, 2019 – Kemira and Valmet have signed a partnership agreement in Europe for collaboration in the water and sludge treatment in customer applications across the industrial and municipal spaces.
January 22, 2019 – At the annual Truck Loggers Association (TLA) convention on Jan. 17, B.C. Premier John Horgan announced several policy changes to revitalize the province’s coastal forest sector.
February 4, 2019 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre are collaborating on pulp and paper safety by auditing each other’s production facilities.
February 1, 2019 – A worker was briefly trapped at the former Catalyst pulp and paper mill in Campbell River, B.C. last weekend after a floor collapsed and caused a gas leak.
February 1, 2019 – The Ontario government has implemented an online training course program to certify workers who promote health and safety at businesses in the province.
January 11, 2019 –Fabio Perini Brazil, a branch of Fabio Perini S.p.A., a global supplier of machinery and services for tissue converting and packaging, was ranked as one of the Great Place to Work winners for 2018.
December 18, 2018 – Human error and a manufacturing defect led to a fatal incident at Domtar's Kamloops pulp mill last summer, says a new report by WorkSafeBC, British Columbia's workers' compensation board.
December 14, 2018 – Kruger Products, the consumer division of tissue manufacturer Kruger Inc., has been named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2019 by Mediacorp Canada in its annual roundup.
February 15, 2019 – Mercer International Inc. has reported record results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2018, which the company says is due to strong pulp sales realizations and record pulp production.
February 13, 2018 – West Fraser has reported its results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2018, citing lower sales and earnings in the quarter but higher earnings and sales for the entire year compared to 2017.
February 7, 2019 – For years, Styrofoam and plastic have been the industry default for food packaging.
February 6, 2019 – Domtar Corporation has released its fourth-quarter and year-end results, seeing a spike in earnings after a solid showing in the pulp and paper sector.
February 1, 2019 – Weyerhaeuser Company has reported a fourth-quarter 2018 net loss of $93 million, or 12 cents per diluted share, on net sales of $1.6 billion.
Feburary 1, 2019 – Resolute Forest Products has released its preliminary fourth-quarter and year-end 2018 results for the period ended December 31, 2018, reporting $932 million in sales, up $34 million from the year-ago period.
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March 24-26, 2019
IMPS 2019: 28th International Munich Paper Symposium
March 27-29, 2019
BLRBAC 2019 Spring Meeting
April 8-10, 2019
International Pulp Week
May 5-7, 2019
May 5-8, 2019
PACWEST Conference 2019
June 5-8, 2019