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  • PAPCEL/ABK Groupe to present at ATIP congress in Grenoble, France from Nov. 24-26

    On November 24 - 26, 2015, the PAPCEL/ABK Groupe will be present at the ATIP congress associated with the seminar SYMOP, which will be held in Grenoble, France.   The main topic of the conference is the current situation of engineering and construction in the paper industry. More

  • Sappi North America announces Flo Sheet and Flo Digital coated paper now 90 bright

    Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, today announced it has increased the brightness of its Flo Sheet and Flo Digital coated paper to 90. A customer favorite for its accurate color reproduction, superior print surface and affordability, Flo is More

  • Voith successfully commissions upgraded PM 53 at Holmen's Braviken mill in Sweden

    Voith has upgraded and successfully commissioned the paper machine PM 53 at Holmen Paper in Braviken, Sweden. The PM 53 can now produce various paper grades ranging from newsprint to sophisticated SC papers, including the recently developed Holmen UNIQ SC paper. This paper grade in the basis More

  • Innventia introduces new infrared technology generating big data for smarter paper production

    A complete overview and more even grammage. These are the results of a new method for measurement analysis during paper production. An infrared camera can be used to gather large quantities of data from the whole of the paper web – throughout the process. The technology already More

  • Western Michigan University Paper Technology Foundation honors WMU's Margaret Joyce with PTF award

    The Western Michigan University Paper Technology Foundation has recognized a pioneering researcher in the area of flexible printed electronics with its highest award. The foundation awarded Dr. Margaret Joyce, a WMU professor of chemical and paper engineering, with a PTF Honor Award for her outstanding contribution to More

  • Valmet to rebuild press section technology at Marusumi Paper's Ohe mill in Japan

    Valmet will supply a paper machine rebuild to Marusumi Paper's Ohe mill in Japan. The rebuild includes a new press section utilizing Valmet's modern shoe press technology. The main target of the rebuild is to decrease energy consumption at the plant. The rebuilt machine will be started More

  • Registration opens for TAPPI 2016 Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology Course in St. Petersburg, FL, Jan. 11-14

    Registration is open for the 2016 Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology Course, scheduled for Jan. 11-14, at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront in St. Petersburg, FL. "This is the most comprehensive, four-day introductory- level pulp and paper course in the industry," said Course Chair and Professor More

  • Russian newsprint producer Volga boosts paper quality with furnish change on PM 8, plans to export 180,000 tonnes in 2016

    Volga has been consistently introducing new technologies to maintain its competitive position in the market. The first step here was the conversion to a new furnish at PM8. Starting from April 2015, PM8 newsprint is manufactured from 100% TMP. The changeover to 100% TMP furnish has brought More

  • Voith signs strategic partnership agreement with Shandong Huatai Paper in China

    Voith today signed a strategic partnership agreement with Shandong Huatai Paper Co., Ltd., one of the largest paper manufacturers in China. The signing of the agreement was witnessed by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during her visit to China. Under the framework More

  • Voith announces sale of 100th HydroSeal sealing strip system for suction rolls

    Voith announces the sale of the 100th HydroSeal sealing strip system for suction rolls. Another step up the ladder of success for the sealing strip system after the State of Baden-Württemberg had awarded Voith with its Environmental Technology Prize for the HydroSeal in July. HydroSeal is a More