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Georgia-Pacific concludes 2023 with approximately $2 billion in capital improvements

Georgia-Pacific reinvested approximately $2 billion back into its business and operations in 2023. These capital improvement projects include launching and completing new facilities and enhancing existing operations. Each investment helps Georgia-Pacific better serve customers, and increase productivity and efficiency, while also creating greater economic opportunities for each facility’s local economy. Georgia-Pacific made several investments large […]

Georgia-Pacific to invest $150 at its tissue mill in Halsey, Oregon

Georgia-Pacific announced a $150 million investment in its retail consumer tissue business at its mill in Halsey, Oregon. Investments to the Halsey mill will increase production capacity for high quality bath tissue, with initial production expected in 2025. By the end of this project, Georgia-Pacific will have invested over $200 million in paper machine and converting assets at Halsey since 2022. Georgia-Pacific announced a $150 […]

Morcon Tissue USA partners with Indonesian tissue producer

Morcon Inc. announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with an Indonesian Tissue Company. This partnership combines 150,000 tons of world-class paper making and several million cases of converting capacity together with Morcon Tissue’s outstanding U.S. market presence and significant market growth expectations. Joe Raccuia, President/CEO and Owner of Morcon said, “We […]

CPM announces expansion plans in Saudi Arabia

Crown Paper Mill is pleased to announce that it has acquired 90,000 Square meters of land in Jubail 2, for building a paper complex to cater to our future needs in Saudi Arabia. The land will be used to produce Tissue Jumbo rolls and other related paper products. Our new Paper Machine with an annual […]

Georgia-Pacific to Invest $50 Million in Upgrades to Its Muskogee Tissue Mill

Georgia-Pacific has announced plans to upgrade areas of its 640-acre Muskogee (Oklahoma) bath tissue, towel and napkin manufacturing operations. The Muskogee Mill has proposed investments of more than $50 million during the next three years to improve the safety, reliability and efficiency of operations in addition to the investment of a new production line and […]

Andritz to supply tissue plant to Astrabel, Croatia

Andritz has received an order from Astrabel d.o.o. to supply a tissue plant for cost-efficient production of high-quality grades to its mill in Belišće, Croatia. Start-up is planned for 2023. The turn-key project includes stock preparation, tissue machine with air systems and rewinder, complete electrification and automation, and pumps. The stock preparation plant will be […]

New TAPPI TIP explores performance of Emtec’s tissue softness analyzer

Can a machine accurately imitate the sensory capabilities of the human hand? Is it possible to objectively and reliably determine complex tactile sensations such as the softness, smoothness, or stiffness of tissue products? What conditions are necessary to determine a product’s hand-feel? A newly released TIP from industry research organization TAPPI endeavors to answer these […]

Valmet receives a repeat order for a tissue production line from Eczacibasi Consumer Products

Eczacibasi Consumer Products has chosen Valmet as the supplier for their new tissue line, which will be installed at the company’s Manisa Plant in Turkey. The new Valmet Advantage DCT 200TS line, including stock-preparation, automation and Focus rewinder will support the company’s rapid growth in global tissue paper markets.   The order is included in […]

Demand of tissue paper growing in China

The prospects for the fast-growing tissue paper market in China are very positive. Metsä Fibre’s partners, Luck Tissue, C&S Paper, and Jinboshi, are all very positive about the development of the market and the partnership. The unexpected outbreak of COVID-19 has had negative impacts on various industries, including the paper industry in China. When the […]

Toscotec to supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line to Europap Tezol Kağit in Turkey

Europap Tezol Kağit will boost capacity with a Toscotec-supplied AHEAD 2.2S tissue machine at its integrated production base in Mersin, Turkey. This is a repeat order for Toscotec who already supplied a TT SYD steel Yankee dryer installed on their PM1 in 2012. The new line is scheduled for start-up in mid-2022. The AHEAD 2.2S machine has […]