Ashland Water Technologies has a new name – Solenis. The name change coincides with the acquisition of Ashland Water Technologies by a fund managed by private investment firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R). Prior to the...
Export Development Canada (EDC) announced a US$2 million loan for a subsidiary of Montreal-based GLV Inc. to grow its operations in India, which is a strategic market for Canada, as outlined in the Government’s Global Market Action Plan,...
Babcock & Wilcox Canada Ltd. has received an order from Irving Pulp & Paper to design, fabricate and field erect a pulp discharge tank at the West Side pulp mill site in Saint John, N.B.
As part of the Irving Pulp & Paper modernization announced in March of this year, E.S. Fox Ltd. of Saint John, N.B., has been awarded a contract of more than $2 million.
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...
West Fraser announces temporary curtailment at B.C. sawmillsMay 17, 2019 – West Fraser has announced temporary production…
PaperWeek Canada opens call for papers for 2020 conferenceMay 17, 2019 – PaperWeek Canada, the Pulp & Paper…
Canada invests over $2.1M in Indigenous forestry projects in AlbertaMay 21, 2019 – The Canadian government has announced investments…
Tariffs lifted on steel, aluminumMay 21, 2019 – The United States government removed its…
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