Valmet will supply a large pulp and paper technology delivery to Klabin in Brazil. The order consists of a paperboard making line (PM 28), a complete new fiberline including a new Continuous Cooking G3, and a new bleached chemi thermo mechanical pulp (BCTMP) line, all with extensive scopes of automation and Valmet Indu...
VPK France recently made a strategic decision to switch ten of its French sites’ printing operations to Sun Chemical’s SunVisto AquaGreen renewable inks.
Valmet will upgrade Mercer Rosenthal’s mill’s Valmet IQ Quality Control System with the new scanner and related measurements. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The commissioning will take place in September 2021.
Lemit Papers LPP has awarded Cellwood Machinery to supply its Krima Disperser model KD-710 to their new Duplex Board machine in Ahmedabad, India. The start-up is scheduled for May 2022.
Metsä Fibre has signed a contract on sawmill maintenance with Oy Botnia Mill Service Ab. The contract includes the maintenance of the Rauma sawmill’s whole process, excluding property maintenance.
Botnia Mill Service, part of Caverion, will start as maintenance partner at the Metsä Fibre’s new sawmill at Rauma, Finland. The agreement covers all sawmill process phases.
Ledinek installs new CLT production line for Ante in in Bromskirchen-Somplar, Germany. The assembly is currently in full swing and will soon be completed.
Metro Ply Group and Siempelkamp signed the contract for the supply of a new particleboard plant with Generation 9 ContiRoll in the 8' x 40.4m format to the Metro site in Surat Thani, Thailand. The start of assembly of the newly ordered particleboard plant is planned for the beginning of 2022.
Mitsubishi Power to supply a 50-megawatt (MW) class woody biomass-fired power plant planned for development in the city of Hyuga, in Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan. The power plant's start commercial operation is planned on November 2024.
Metsä Fibre has concluded logistics agreements with Port of Kemi Ltd and Kuljetusliike Kalevi Huhtala Oy concerning the bioproduct mill under construction in Kemi, Finland.
Nine Dragons Paper has commissioned Voith to build and deliver three XcelLine paper machines for the production of high performance testliner and white top testliner.
Andritz has received an order from Nine Dragons Paper Industries to supply two complete OCC lines with a capacity of 2,000 bdmt/d each to their mills in China. Start-up is scheduled for the second and 4Q 2022, respectively.
Andritz has received an order from Nine Dragons Paper Industries to supply two chemi-thermomechanical pulping systems for their mills in China. The start-ups are scheduled for spring and summer 2022.
Kastamonu Entegre celebrated the acceptance of its new particleboard plant with Generation 9 ContiRoll® at the Samsun location in Turkey. The entire production range from 6 to 35 m boards was pre-run; the press line produces safely and reliably up to the design speed of 1,200 mm/s. A daily capacity of 2,000 m3 has alre...
Andritz has received an order from Shanying Paper (Guangdong) to supply the approach flow-, fiber recovery-, and broke handling systems for two board production lines to its mill in Zhaoqing in China. Start-up is scheduled for the 2Q 2022.
Finnish forest machine manufacturer Logset Oy and South African forest machine dealer Green Projects have signed a dealer agreement to market and sell Logset products in Southern Africa. Under the terms of the agreement the new dealer will provide sales, service and parts for the Logset equipment.
Paper Excellence announces that the first barge has been successfully loaded with chips produced by Atli Chip Limited Partnership which is a new First Nations partnership for the Company.
International technology group Andritz has received an order to supply a sulfuric acid plant for Klabin’s Ortigueira mill in Brazil. The plant will be the first of its kind worldwide and is designed to produce 150 tons of commercial-grade (>98%) sulfuric acid per day from concentrated odorous gases and elemental sulfur...
Andritz has successfully started up a complete, innovative reject handling line as well as key stock preparation equipment at Sun Paper Savannakhet, Savannakhet Province, Laos.
Madison facility is going to have three production lines. The Dieffenbacher line is the largest and most complex, beginning with the refining of the wood chips and continuing all the way to the production and packaging of the final product.