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KPA Unicon and Versowood have signed a contract on a major modernisation of the Otava sawmill in Finland. The KPA Unicon delivery includes the replacement of the old boiler with a new bio-boiler and a Unicon Bag Filter flue gas cleaning system. In addition, the plant will be equipped with the PlantSys digital service p...

Brazilian wood-based panel manufacturer more than doubles its particleboard capacity in Curitibanos with new energy system and drum dryer from Dieffenbacher. The grate of the huge 84 MW energy system will have a size of 106 m² and the drum of the dryer will be 36 m long and have a diameter of 7.8 m. The new Dieffenbach...

Currently, company continue to make only a minimum amount of sales sufficient to generate enough local currency to pay employees in Russia.

The 1st CLT panel has been manufactured at Södra mill in Sweden. Ledinek has successfully performed the initial running of the Kontizink finger-jointer, the Stratoplan planer, and the Z- and X presses to eventually present the 1st CLT panel.

BID Group has received an order from PotlatchDeltic to deliver a plant-wide modernization project at its Waldo, Arkansas operation. The investment will include upgrades to the log yard and planer, a new sawline, and a new continuous dual path dry kiln. Work on site will begin in the 3Q 2023 and be completed by the end ...

Sun Paper, in close collaboration with ABB, has successfully launched another pulp mill, at the new Beihai location in Guangxi, China. ABB has installed three sets of its flagship distributed control system (DCS) ABB Ability System 800xA, two sets of mechanical pulp drive systems, four refiner motors and auxiliary high...

The RHI company, a member of the Rubner Group, has placed an order with Mühlböck. Based on the positive experience with the progressive kiln Dynamic 1003 Premium, which was put into operation in 2018, another progressive kiln of the same type from Mühlböck was chosen for the further increase in drying capacity.

Andritz has received an order from Veolia Services Suomi, a Veolia Group company, to supply a biomethanol purification plant. The plant, which will be integrated into Metsä Fibre’s bioproduct mill in Äänekoski, Finland, refines the crude sulphate methanol generated in pulp production to obtain commercial-grade biometha...