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Norbert Mix has been appointed President Business Area Decor as of 1 July 2015. Mr. Mix (b. 1957) is currently Business Area Manager Sales & Marketing Decor and has been employed by Munksjö and its predecessors since 2006. He will continue to report to Jan Åström, President and CEO of…

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ABB, the leading power and automation technology group has successfully delivered a Collaborative Production Management (CPM) system to KPAQ Industries, LLC at their mill located in St. Francisville, Louisiana. KPAQ’s new CPM system has been integrated to their existing ERP system, various production systems and accounting systems allowing KPAQ to…

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Iggesund Paperboard’s Swedish pulp and paperboard production facility, Iggesund Mill, reduced its fossil carbon dioxide emissions by 86 per cent from 2013 to 2014 from what was already a low level. The reduction is partly due to the investment in a new recovery boiler, which was completed in 2012. “It…

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The Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Pöyry. The partnership will allow CEPI and Pöyry to work more closely together, particularly in the areas of innovation and bioeconomy. In addition, it will reinforce Pöyry’s presence both at the European Paper Week as…

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Canfor Pulp Products Inc. will holds its Annual General Meeting at 11:00 AM PDT Tuesday, April 28, 2015 in Richmond, BC at the Westin Hotel, 3099 Corvette Way. Canfor Pulp Products Inc. will hold a joint conference call with Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 8:00 AM…

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Kadant Inc. announced that Michael J. McKenney has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective June 30, 2015, succeeding Thomas M. O’Brien, whose planned retirement as Chief Financial Officer was announced in September 2014. Mr. McKenney, 53, is currently the Company’s Vice President, Finance and Chief Accounting…

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In the first two months of 2015, Brazilian pulp production increased 10.3% year-over-year totaling 2.8 million tons. Paper production remained practically stable in the first two months of the year, at 1.7 million tons. In the wood panels segment, production in the first two months of 2015 totaled 1.2 million…

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Metso is opening a new valve and field device service center in Querétaro, Mexico. The new service center offers the latest technology and know-how to carry out high-quality maintenance and repair work on Metso and third-party devices, such as valves, actuators and pumps. The service center`s primary customer base consists…

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Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) is to install rooftop solar capacity in excess of 200 mega-watts (MW) across eight of its mill companies in China, enough to power more than 500,000 homes[1]. APP is announcing an additional 129.5 mega-watts of capacity to build on 70.5 installed during the previous year.…

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Domtar Corporation announced today an investment by Schlumberger in CelluForce, a joint venture between Domtar and FPInnovations that manufactures wood-derived nanocrystalline cellulose (NCCTM). The investment is a collaboration to explore the use of NCC to enhance the productivity of oil and gas wells. Schlumberger is the world's leading supplier of…