Equipment & Systems
Gardner Electric of Saint John, N.B., has been awarded a $1.3 million contract from Irving Pulp & Paper to supply and install all of the lighting and electrical building services for the pulp mill modernization project underway in Saint...
Domtar has contracted Valmet to supply equipment for an evaporator train upgrade at the company’s Ashdown mill in Arkansas, with the aim of significantly reducing energy consumption and fresh water usage. The upgrade will also improve...
Södra Cell has appointed GL&V to supply a major upgrade of the softwood pulp line at its Mörrum mill. GL&V will be responsible for screening and washing equipment in the unbleached area of the softwood pulp line.
West Fraser’s Hinton pulp mill will be the first in Canada to extract lignin from its black liquor recovery stream at commercial scale using the LignoForce process developed by FPInnovations and NORAM Engineering.
Zellstoff Celgar has placed an order with Metso for a next-generation automatic pulp laboratory. With the new equipment, the pulp mill in Castlegar, B.C., will be able to improve its pulp testing capabilities and will have significantly faster...
The pulp and paper industry now has a comprehensive way to benchmark its carbon emissions. A new model, developed by the paper industry consulting firm Fisher International, can now show the carbon footprint of every pulp and paper mill in the...
Lignin could become the main renewable aromatic resource for the chemical industry in the future, according to an analysis by Frost & Sullivan. The first opportunity could emerge as early as 2015 from the direct substitution of phenol in...
Legacy equipment issues and acts of nature have plagued the ramp-up of dissolving pulp production at the Fortress Specialty Cellulose mill in Thurso, Que. Nine months after the start-up, the mill was still not at full production, due to various...
N.Y. containerboard mill gets Voith stock prep, Siemens electrics
Fortress Paper Ltd. has signed an energy supply agreement with Hydro Quebec for the sale of green electricity to be produced at the company's Thurso, Que., mill upon completion of a biomass-based coge...
Andritz has received an order from Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) to deliver a high energy recovery boiler (HERB), including a chloride and potassium removal system, to PCA's Valdosta mill in ...
Paper Excellence completes acquisition of Catalyst PaperMarch 18, 2019 – Paper Excellence Canada has completed its…
Fire extinguished at Resolute's Thunder Bay pulp and paper millMarch 18, 2019 – A fire in a paper machine…
Repap submits offer to buy Resolute's idled Fort Frances pulp millMarch 18, 2019 – Repap Resources Group, a private investment…
CO2 capture unit starts up at Resolute's Saint-Félicien pulp millMarch 15, 2019 – A CO2 capture unit installed by…
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
Spring 2019 PAPTAC Bleaching Committee Meeting
May 14-16, 2019