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BillerudKorsnäs has awarded Pöyry with two engineering services assignments in Sweden. One for a new board machine project in their production site in Gruvön; and the other for the machine glazed (MG) paper machine relocation project from Tervasaari in Finland to Skärblacka in Sweden. BillerudKorsnäs is a leading supplier of…

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A number of media outlets have erroneously reported that Verso Corporation (OTCQB: VRSZ) yesterday announced that the company is considering closing its Duluth, Minnesota, and Stevens Point, Wisconsin, mills in conjunction with its evaluation of restructuring alternatives, which is not the case.  Verso is considering the potential sale of the…

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Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, today announced it has increased the brightness of its Flo Sheet and Flo Digital coated paper to 90. A customer favorite for its accurate color reproduction, superior print surface and affordability, Flo is now available in…

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Rentech, Inc. today provided an update on its wood pellet production facilities in Ontario, Canada. The Atikokan facility achieved record production of approximately 1,850 metric tons of pellets for the week ended November 14th. The plant’s design capacity is 110,000 metric tons per year, or 2,115 metric tons per week.…

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Georgia-Pacific Engineered Lumber and Sherwood Lumber Company have announced that Sherwood will begin distributing Georgia-Pacific's full line of engineered lumber products into the Pittsburgh market.     "We are pleased to expand the availability of our engineered wood products category to our customers in northeast," said Paul Watterson, general manager for…

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Appvion, Inc. announced today that the company has made a three-year financial commitment to support the Navy SEAL Foundation. "As an elite military force, the Navy SEALs exemplify the finest traditions of the American spirit and way of life," said Ethan Haas, Appvion's vice president and general manager of carbonless…

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Georgia-Pacific Engineered Lumber and U.S. Lumber have announced that U.S. Lumber will be distributing Georgia-Pacific's engineered lumber products into the Baltimore market. "We are pleased to add Baltimore to the list of current markets where U.S. Lumber distributes our Wood I Beam joists, GP Lam LVL and FiberStrong rim board,"…

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Fortress Paper Ltd. today announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015. The Company reported operating EBITDA of $5.5 million, an increase of $1.4 million and $7.0 million over the previous quarter and prior year comparative period, respectively. The Dissolving Pulp Segment ("Dissolving Pulp") generated operating EBITDA of…

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The 2015 AGM resolved to have the following composition for the Nominating Committee prior to the 2016 AGM: the Chair of the Board, who shall not chair this committee, and two additional members, one of whom will represent the company's largest shareholder and the other who will represent one of…

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UPM Plywood plans to adjust the production of its Pellos softwood plywood mills in Ristiina, Mikkeli, Finland due to increased imports of low-priced softwood plywood to Europe. The company starts labour negotiations on short-term lay-offs at all of the three Pellos plywood mills. "Large amounts of low-priced plywood is currently…