Tag Archives: PULP AND PAPER INDUSTRY

Valmet has been included in the DJSI World and Europe indices for the tenth consecutive year

Valmet has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the tenth consecutive year. The company was listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe indices. The Dow Jones Sustainability Index evaluates companies’ ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) performance and the capability to improve continuously. Valmet scored high, especially in innovation management as […]

Altri Group’s revenue decreased 38,6 per cent

Altri Group achieved total revenues of € 174.4 M in the 3Q23, a decrease of 38.6% vs 3Q22. The slowdown in the growth of global pulp demand during 2023, which resulted from a relevant destocking process in the Pulp and Paper industry and the lower dynamism of economic activity, led the Altri Group to register […]

ABB to expand its EUREC center serving the pulp and paper industry

ABB’s European Regional Execution Center (EUREC), which provides project management and strategy support to the technology leader’s pulp and paper teams across the continent, has reached its 10th anniversary of operations and benefited from an expansion to meet growing customer demand. With regional project governance and lead execution resources in the Czech Republic, EUREC teams […]

Cellwood receives three orders from India

Cellwood announces that its partnership with RC Machinery has resulted in a new order for a Dispersing unit to Star Paper. Star Paper will produce kraft/test liner paper grades. Company’s dispersers will be installed in their top layer (capacity: 150 TPD) and back layer (capacity: 250 TPD). Cellwood Machinery develops, manufactures, and supplies machinery and systems […]

Lecta: efficient, responsible water management as a priority

Water is essential in the pulp and paper industry, so Lecta prioritizes the efficient use of this valuable natural resource. Lecta’s mills have a high water recycling rate, and the amount discharged is almost equal to the intake. Even though outlet water is within regulated legal limits, Lecta continues to work on improving water quality […]

Xin Shun Cui joins BTG as new President

BTG, a leading global supplier of integrated process solutions for the pulp and paper industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Xin Shun Cui as the new President and CEO of the BTG  Group. This strategic move comes as Robert Crossman, the former President and CEO, took on a new role as President Products […]

Paper Excellence Canada permanently curtails Catalyst Paper Tiskwat

Paper Excellence Canada announced today the permanent curtailment of Catalyst Paper tiskwat, its paper mill in Powell River, BC. “It was a difficult decision to curtail tiskwat indefinitely in December 2021,” said Stew Gibson, Chief Operating Officer. “Following a comprehensive review of options, it has been determined that a restart of a pulp or paper […]

Natron and BTG achieve significant reduction in Kappa variability

The collaboration between Natron Hayat and BTG has recently achieved a new milestone with the successful implementation of a cooking control project. This project has successfully achieved its goal to reduce Kappa variability by 50% and maintain controls running at 92% of the time. The installation of BTG instruments to measure blow line consistency and […]

Connected motors in action: driving efficiency and cutting emissions at two Swedish mills

The pulp and paper industry shares the twin challenge of high energy prices and a need to decarbonize. Across industry, over 90 percent of business leaders believe that rising energy costs threaten their business’s ability to compete, according to an ABB survey from March 2023. The data also reveals that businesses expect lower profitability and […]

Andritz to supply pulping line to Hubei Xianhe New Materials in China

International technology group Andritz has received an order from Hubei Xianhe New Materials Co., Ltd. to supply a chemo-thermomechanical pulping line with a capacity of 350 admt/d for its mill in Jingzhou City, Hubei Province, China. Andritz’s scope of supply comprises the entire key equipment and supervision service for the mechanical installation, commissioning, start-up, and training. […]