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März 15, 2018

Japan’s plywood imports up 4% in 2017

Japan’s plywood imports in 2017 at almost 250,000 cubic metres were 4% higher than in 2016, as ITTO reported.Year-on-year shipments from China were down 3%, Indonesian shipments were down 5% which left Malayia accounting for the rise in 2017 imports. Shipments from Malaysia were up around 9.5% year-...
März 9, 2018

Klabin’s Puma Unit conducts maintenance shutdown from March 10 to 21

Klabin’s Puma Unit located in Ortigueira, Paraná, is preparing for the 2018 maintenance shutdown. This year, more than 4,000 maintenance services, needed to ensure the safe operation of the plant, will be conducted from March 10 to 21. Maintenance shutdown is mandatory for companies having machinery...
April 4, 2017

International Paper's Pensacola mill in Cantonment, Florida, resumes full operations

International Paper's Pensacola Mill in Cantonment, Florida, has successfully resumed full operations following a digester incident that occurred on January 22, 2017. The company, with the assistance of independent third-party experts, has implemented enhanced procedures and protections across ...
Februar 23, 2018

RemaSawco to upgrade log sorter at Gällö Timber AB in Sweden

RemaSawco to upgrade the log sorter at Gällö Timber ABThe order is for a comprehensive reconstruction of the log sorting unit. The order value is SEK 2 million ($250,000). Delivery and commissioning is scheduled for May of 2018, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Th...
Oktober 11, 2017

Catalyst Paper appoints Edward (Ned) Dwyer as President and CEO

Catalyst Paper appoints Edward (Ned) Dwyer as President & CEO. Ned is an industry veteran with more than 30 years in the pulp and paper industry gained in progressively senior roles with global companies. He most recently served as Catalyst’s Chief Operating Officer.Ned is recognized for success...
September 15, 2017

Archroma launches new online Color Finder tool

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced the launch of a free online tool that allows paper and packaging industry customers to search for products within the company’s entire range of colorants.Already known for its pioneering color management services for the tex...