An Andritz subsidiary has launched arbitration proceedings against the owners of the Montes del Plata pulp mill in Uruguay. The 1.3 million tons/yr bleached eucalyptus kraft (BEK) mill is almost ready to begin production of market pulp, a...
E&I Engineering of Fredericton, N.B., has been awarded a 12-month contract valued at $1.2 million as part of the Irving Pulp & Paper modernization announced in March.
Raute and SVEZA Group have signed a two-year service agreement concerning SVEZA's Perm Plywood Mill in Russia. The service agreement entitles Raute to play a key role in technical, technological audits and maintenance of the mill's RauteSmart.
Imerys has sold four industrial sites producing calcium carbonate for the paper market to Omya. Announced last fall, the transaction was completed at the end of January.
Kathy Buckman Gibson has stepped away from her role as chairman of the board of Buckman to take the position of president and chief operating officer for Buckman International. Assuming the Chairman’s role will be Buckman board member...
BASF is implementing a series of measures in its paper chemicals business to make it more responsive to customer needs while improving profitability. These will include shutting down some latex capacity in Europe, and adjusting sales, marketing...
Ecolab has completed its acquisition of AkzoNobel’s Purate® business. Purate provides patented, proprietary chlorine dioxide (ClO2) chemistry for use in a wide array of water treatment applications and expands the range of water...
Kadant Inc. has completed the acquisition of certain assets of the Noss Group, a Sweden-based developer and supplier of screening, hydrocycloning, and deaeration systems and equipment for both virgin and recycled fiber lines as well as for...
Purate, the water treatment business of AkzoNobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals (formerly Eka Chemicals) will be sold to US-based Ecolab Inc. Ecolab will begin operating the business once the transaction is complete, likely in early June,...
Although market conditions for the manufacturers of industrial chemicals used in the Canadian pulp and paper industry were somewhat more stable in 2012 compared to the recent past, the outlook for 2013 appears uncertain and ambiguous. Like many...
Metso has purchased Fabco Inc., a 20-person business that manufactures and services filtration components for the pulp and paper industry. Based in Maine, Fabco is affiliated with Metso's Paper and Fiber Technology segment - Filtration...
Kadant Inc. recently expanded its product lines with the acquisition of M-Clean Papertech AB, a Europe-based supplier of paper machine fabric and roll cleaning systems. The acquisition was completed in May 2011 and the company will be re-named Kadant M-Clean AB.
For many years, Aikawa Iron Works worked quietly to build its foundation as a premier supplier of stock preparation technologies in Japan. Its acquisitions of specialist companies such as AFT Screen Plates of Canada, Finebar of the USA,...
LONDON -- Nine Dragons Paper Industries Co., Ltd., the largest producer of containerboard products in China, has signed a five-year agreement to use Greycon's X-Trim to optimize trim efficiency for it...
Kadant Canada Corp. has completed the acquisition of Filtration Fibrewall Inc., a Canada-based supplier of pre...
Georgia-Pacific to lay off nearly 700 people at Louisiana millJanuary 11, 2019 – Georgia-Pacific has announced it will lay…
West Fraser to further reduce production at three B.C. sawmillsJanuary 15, 2019 – West Fraser has announced further temporary…
Toscotec to supply PM5 rebuild at Smurfit Kappa mill in FranceJanuary 11, 2019 – Toscotec has been awarded a contract…
AMETEK Surface Vision appoints new director of salesJanuary 15, 2019 – AMETEK Surface Vision, a provider of…
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