Alabama Pellets LLC, which is majority owned by the Canadian company Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. based in British Columbia, Canada, has placed an order with Büttner. Büttner will be supplying an energy system designed as a grate-firing system with a firing capacity of approx. 50 MW in combination with a high efficie...
Enviva and The Longleaf Alliance announced the signing of a five-year partnership to protect and restore longleaf pine forests, one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in North America. Enviva and The Longleaf Alliance will collaboratively implement Enviva’s longleaf forest restoration plan.
Enviva Partners announced that its sponsor’s previously disclosed 18-year, take-or-pay off-take contract to supply Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd., a major Japanese trading house, is now firm, as all conditions precedent have been satisfied.
Valmet will supply a new sizing section with a hard nip sizer to Asia Paper Manufacturing at Sihwa Mill in the Republic of Korea. The main target for the rebuild of paper machine PM 1 is to increase strength properties of produced container and gypsum board grades. The start-up of the rebuilt paper machine is scheduled...
Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year Mill Maintenance Outsourcing (MMO) agreement to continue taking care of the site maintenance of Orora’s Botany B9 board making line in New South Wales, Australia.
New-Indy Containerboard has chosen technology leader ABB to provide the integrated electrical and automation systems and equipment for its Columbia paper machine rebuild in Catawba, South Carolina, USA. New-Indy Containerboard is rebuilding its paper machine 3 to diversify its product capabilities.
JSC Yarpaper signed the contract with Voith for the extension of existing recycled fiber line. The order includes Voith BlueLine stock preparation components such like protector system, HiClean HCL5 EcoMizer cleaner system, thickener EFK and several IntegraScreens for coarse screening, fractionation and fine screening.
Valmet will supply key board making technologies to Sri Andal Paper Mills for its new containerboard making line, located in Tamil Nadu, India. The start-up of the machine is scheduled for the first half of 2021.
Andritz has recently started up the world’s first biomethanol plant using Andritz’s self-developed A-Recovery+ concept at the Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in Sweden. The plant has an annual production capacity of 6.3 million liters of biomethanol from forest biomass.
Homag Group AG and 3Tec automation GmbH & Co. KG have signed a cooperation agreement and intend to work closely together in future. The aim is to achieve optimum software integration of machines from different manufacturers.
ABB to will replace the dry end drive system for paper machine 12 (PM12) at WestRock's paper mill in Longview, Washington. This includes upgrades to PM12's drives and motors, and the installation of the ABB Ability™ System 800xA control system.
Valmet will supply a coated board making line (PM 2) with extensive packages of automation and Industrial Internet solutions for APP’s Guangxi Jingui Pulp and Paper’s (GJPP) Qinzhou mill in China. The start-up is scheduled for 2021.
Bergene Holm Nidarå in Norway placed an order with Renholmen AB for a modern and powerful green sorting line with a sticker stacker that match the saw line.
Ledinek delivered world's biggest log planer to Polar life haus in Finland. With maximal width of 600 mm and maximal thickness of 600 mm, the new planer can machine even the largest log beams in one pass. Rigid heavy frame, high motor power and strong tooling spindles were the base upon which this advanced solution for...
It has drawn up an extraordinary back-up plan for strategic functions that ensures the regular shipments of spare parts and machines and the performance of all service and technical assistance activities.
Andritz has received an order from Guangxi Guoxu Group Co., Ltd. to supply a pressurized refining system for their MDF production line in Wuzhou City, Guangxi Province, China.
Dieffenbacher offers various solutions for using alternative raw materials in panel production to help overcome the shortage of wood in some regions of Africa. These include rice, sorghum and wheat straw, which would otherwise be largely burned in the fields.
Andritz has received an order from MOPAK Kağıt Karton, Turkey, to rebuild paper machine PM3 at its mill in Dalaman, Turkey. With this rebuild, which is the first part of a multi-stage project, the capacity of the mill will be increased to 500,000 t/a. Start-up is scheduled for the 1Q 2021.
Turboden S.p.A, a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Brescia, Italy, has concluded a contract to provide the Meadow Lake Tribal Council (MLTC), representing nine Indigenous First Nations in Saskatchewan, Canada, with a 8,000 kW Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) power generation system that uses...
Graphic Packaging International has selected Voith to provide a complete recycled stock preparation system for its new Coated Recycled Board (CRB) machine being built in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The system will feature Voith’s BlueLine products and a water, sludge and reject handling system.