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.
April 23, 2019 – ANDRITZ has launched its new tissue machine for textured tissue, the PrimeLineTEX, which produces textured tissue of a quality superior to dry crepe and very close to structured (TAD) tissue.
April 11, 2019 – AMETEK Surface Vision, developer of automated online surface inspection solutions, has evolved its SmartView surface inspection solution with software improvements.
March 22, 2019 – Siemens has introduced the new Sinamics G120X drive, designed for use in pump, fan and compressor applications in industries such as pulp and paper, water/wastewater and other industrial environments.
March 11, 2019 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö's North America Specialty Solutions Coated Products arm has added to its AeroBak collection of release liners used in the manufacture of advanced composites.
May 16, 2019 – Producing paper is about large volumes, and the step from manufacturing in lab to industrial production therefore faces great challenges.
May 15, 2019 – Canada’s first national Bioeconomy Strategy, released by Bioindustrial Innovation Canada on May 14, reflects the views of more than 400 industry representatives from across the country.
April 29, 2019 – At a time when many Canadian pulp and paper companies are looking to diversify their existing operations, Kruger Products is opening a brand new one.
April 25, 2019 – Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) is expanding its packaging portfolio for takeaway food with the Bio Container, an addition to its Foopak suite that will be available in Canada by the end of the year.
April 25, 2019 – British Columbia’s forest resources and fibre supply have supported the province’s economy and Canada’s GDP for decades.
April 16, 2019 – In this Q&A, Enrico Fazio, head of sales of Toscotec's paper and board division, chats about Toscotec's creation of steel dryer cans in the 1960s, and how the Italian paper equipment supplier is eyeing North America in its growth plan.
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.
May 14, 2019 – Canada’s forest products industry is facing barriers to growth that require innovation, new trade markets and supportive government policies to overcome, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute.
May 13, 2019 – Tolko Industries Ltd. has announced the permanent closure of its Quest Wood sawmill in Quesnel, B.C., and a reduction from two shifts to one at its Kelowna, B.C., sawmill.
April 22, 2019 – The government of Canada has announced over $4 million in funding for two projects in B.C, which are expected to result in 300 forestry jobs.
March 15, 2019 – A CO2 capture unit installed by CO2 Solutions Inc. has started commissioning at a Resolute Forest Products pulp mill in Saint-Félicien, Quebec.
March 13, 2019 – The Hialeah, Florida tissue mill operated by Resolute Forest Products recently achieved EcoLogo certification after completing a comprehensive audit process in late 2018.
May 13, 2019 – The Wood Products Safety Summit is taking place on June 11, 2019 in Prince George, B.C.
May 13, 2019 – Bleaching of chemical pulps has evolved a lot over the last few decades.
May 6, 2019 – When I asked the participants of our annual Safest Mills in Canada contest what safety means to their pulp and paper organization, I received a number of encouraging comments.
May 3, 2019 – Cascades is co-hosting a temporary exhibition in Kingsey Falls, Quebec that highlights the role of women in the pulp and paper industry.
April 29, 2019 – Following 2019 Workers' Memorial Day on April 28, workers in the pulp, paper, graphical and packaging sectors represented globally by IndustriALL Global Union and UNI kicked off a yearlong campaign around the three fundamental worker rights needed to make work safe.
April 11, 2019 – Cascades is installing 30 new 240-volt charging stations at its Ontario facilities to extend its transportation electrification program to all its employees in the province.
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.
May 8, 2019 – As always, supply and demand of pulp, paper and cardboard products are in flux.
May 3, 2019 – Mercer International Inc. has reported strong first quarter 2019 results, with operating EBITDA increased to a record $123.8 million.
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