Mar. 12, 2017 - Solenis says its new ClearPoint Biofilm Detection & Control program will help identify and prevent biofilm growth in extensive and complex cooling water systems.
Feb. 24, 2017 - Barben Analytical was issued Canadian Registration Number 0F16420.2 (Alberta) for its pH, ORP and conductivity sensors.
Feb. 24, 2017 - Dynatrol viscosity systems boast fast, precise viscosity measurement using a unique vibratory principle to provide continuous measurement at online process conditions, “eliminating the need for sampling.”
Feb. 24, 2017 - Buckman says its Maximyze fibre modification enzyme products are unique and proprietary aqueous solutions containing enzymes catalyze specific reactions in various components of the fiber structure, allowing mechanical refining to have a greater effect.
Apr. 18, 2017 - Xerium Technologies, a producer of fabrics and roll covers used in the production of paper and packaging, nonwovens, and other industrial manufacturing processes, has announced the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted patent number 9,488,217 for its EnerVent roll cover venting technology.
Feb. 22, 2017 - The Impulse gamily of shoe press belts from Xerium Technologies combines the latest in specially developed polyurethane materials, state-of-the-art manufacturing technology and global application expertise.
Voith has added to its CleanWeave product line with the new Magma and MagmaHigh dryer fabrics. Magma dryer fabrics are made from hydrolysis-resistant PPS which ensures performance in the hottest dryer positions.
The Rebel polyurethane roll cover technology from Xerium Technologies is uniquely engineered to maximize tissue machine performance.
AstenJohnson's FlexFlow™ press fabric may be the world's most compressible seamed fabric, due to the company's patented cross machine direction hollow monofilament yarns. Sheet smoothness is a b...
Impact press fabric from Xerium features a unique combination of innovative raw materials, highly compressible base structure elements and exclusive needling technology. Hydrophilic base yarns aligned perfectly parallel provide an ideal combination of pressure uniformity, mark-free surface, exceptional dimensional stability and immediate nip saturation. This new base concept, along with the exclusive Huyperm and Huyperpunch-D needling technology, produces a premium press fabric family that provides immediate startup, active self-cleaning and optimum steady-state performance. In addition, Impact press fabrics contribute to lower energy consumption, and superior sheet quality and printability. Xerium Technologies, www.xerium.com
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Kemira’s Paper Segment can now furnish GE Water & Process Technologies’ boiler and cooling water chemical product technologies to the pulp and paper industry.
Apr. 18, 2017 - Blackmer says its GNX and GNXH series sliding vane pumps are now available, describing them as the market’s only alignment free reduced speed positive displacement pumps.
Mar. 13, 2017 - Wilden has released ductile iron versions of its Advanced FIT air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump, which it says is specifically designed to be direct replacements for existing pump installations, boasting bolted product containment, easier maintenance and more efficient operations.
Mar. 13, 2017 - KSB Pumps has introduced new members of its Movitec series of high-pressure pumps.
Mar. 12, 2017 - DeZURIK says its KGO O-Port gate valves are designed to be used on virtually all types of liquids, slurries and dry materials, adding that they are specially constructed to handle high-consistency paper stock, wood chips and fly ash, as well as slurries with high solids content and highly viscous fluids.
Feb. 27, 2017 - Chesterton describes the 442C cartridge split seal as the latest innovation in mechanical split seal technology, combining “superior seal performance with the ease of installation of a cartridge seal.”
Feb. 26, 2017 - SDT has announced its latest innovation in ultrasound technology. Aimed specifically at solving problems related to machinery lubrication, LUBExpert promises to be a unique solution to the most misunderstood maintenance task — bearing re-lubrication.
Apr. 12, 2017 - Voith says its SkySoft creping blade will ensure constant tissue quality, describing its “specially developed” ceramic tip as “highly wear-resistant for a longer lifetime and less machine downtime.” According to the company, the SkySoft blades are part of an automated production process which is compatible with all different machine applications and blade holders, adding that SkySoft was also designed to reduce friction on the Yankee cylinder, which help avoid damage to its surface.
Jan. 30, 2017 - Kadant Solutions has launched its Conformatic AL creping holder, describing its as a next-generation holder that incorporates the “latest technology bringing improved blade holder performance to the tissue market.”
Voith has improved and refined its paper machines for all paper grades. According to the company, the machines from the new XcelLine offer fast and easy start-up, excellent value for money, pioneering technologies, ease of use and integrated solutions.
A common reason for an unscheduled shoe press belt change is cracks. When an external object or hard paper wad hits the belt harshly it may cause a crack or a puncture hole. Sometimes the sleeve may seem intact outside, but a small crack may have generated which ultimately can lead to an oily spot in the felt, a hole in the paper, poor web moisture profiles, off-spec paper quality, sleeve delamination and eventually, an unplanned belt change.
Mar. 6, 2017 - Honeywell has expanded the number of eye protection products available with Uvex HydroShield anti-fog lens coating by seven new offerings.
Apr. 25, 2017 - Valmet has introduced a “completely renewed” version of its Valmet IQ Web Monitoring System, which it says is an integral element of the Valmet IQ Process and Quality Vision System.
Apr. 25, 2017 - Krohne now offers the Optiflux 4000 electromagnetic flowmeter, which it says is ideal for pulp and paper industry applications, including chemical dosing, bleaching, colouring, and black liquor processing.
Mar. 12, 2017 - Thermo Fisher Scientific says plant operators in the pulp and paper industry can now reduce their on-site radioactive source size requirements by using a nuclear gauge for the density, level and interface measurement of highly viscous process materials.
Mar. 12, 2017 - GE Digital’s Meridium has partnered with Beamex to combine its asset safety and data analytics capabilities with Beamex CMX calibration software.
Mar. 8, 2017 - The new PumpSense sensor-based system from Prophecy Sensorlytics boasts “uniquely smart and cost-effective” predictive diagnostics technology to alert pump/blower users to developing problems and prescribe fixes “without any need for outside support, expertise, or data analysis.”
Feb. 23, 2017 - Krohne now offers the Optiflux 4000 electromagnetic flowmeter for pulp and paper industry applications including chemical dosing, bleaching, coloring, and black liquor processing.
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PwC Global Forest, Paper & Packaging Industry Conference 2017Wed May 10, 2017
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2017 Spring PAPTAC Bleaching Committee MeetingWed May 31, 2017