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  • Xerium Technologies successfully completes $60 million restructuring of its business in China

    Xerium Technologies, Inc. (XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, has announced that it has materially completed the $60 million successful restructuring of its business in China. The business is now in a position to locally serve customers in China, Asia, and also More

  • Voith launches new MultiForm IR and MultiForm IC forming fabrics for packaging papers and graphic grades

    Voith has launched two new forming fabrics, designed for manufacturing demanding board and packaging papers and also graphic grades. As the names of the MultiForm IR and MultiForm IC suggest, these forming fabrics are part of Voith's I-Series. All products in this series are based on a More

  • Voith introduces new TheWall disperser filling for improved fiber treatment

    TheWall is a new disperser filling from Voith that was developed to ensure an improved fiber treatment during a long service life. The design of TheWall is innovative and unique. It is made of an especially strong material and used by tissue, newsprint and magazine paper manufacturers More

  • Xerium initiates planned shut of PM clothing facility in Quebec, cites costs, moving production offshore

    Xerium Technologies, Inc., a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, today announced that it has initiated closure proceedings with the representative union officials at its PMC facility in Warwick, Quebec Canada. Production will be transferred to Xerium's lower-cost plants outside of North America. "The More

  • Valmet to supply OptiConcept M fine paper production line to APRIL's Pangkalan Kerinci site in Indonesia

    Valmet will supply an OptiConcept M fine paper production line for APRIL Group's Pangkalan Kerinci site in Riau Province in Indonesia. The new production line is planned to produce top quality digital-ready fine papers and it will increase the company's capability to produce value-added products from renewable More

  • SYNTHRON launches new release aid for paper industry

    The Paper Making Industry has faced a lot of restructuring over recent years. But despite all of the changes SYNTHRON has continued to develop new and exciting products for this Industrial Sector. SYNTHRON is a subsidiary of the PROTEX INTERNATIONAL Group and has been active for More