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The NETZSCH Pumps & Systems GmbH in Waldkraiburg were granted the three certificates in accordance with OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 by the SGS International Certification Services beginning of March this year. This success has been mainly achieved by the department "Integrated Quality Systems". Therefore the requirements of…

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MAVERICK Technologies has hired Bud Blankenship to fill the role of Industry Manager for Power, Pulp and Paper. In this capacity, he will oversee the company’s efforts to develop and fulfill client relationships and projects in these critical industries. Blankenship brings more than 40 years of experience in operations management,…

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H.I.G. Capital, LLC, a leading global private equity investment firm, announced today that its affiliate has completed the recapitalization of Fox River Fiber, LLC (“Fox River” or the “Company”). Fox River will be combined with Rolland Enterprises Inc. (“Rolland”), a market leader in the production of recycled fine papers and…

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Mats Rönnbäck has been appointed as interim President, Paper segment and Asia Pacific region and member of Kemira's Management Board as of April 1, 2015. Mats is currently based in Hong Kong. As announced earlier this year, Petri Helsky will leave Kemira to take up the position of CEO of…

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The EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) came into force on 03 March 2013, making it illegal to place timber and timber products derived from illegally harvested forests on the EU market. To help companies comply with the new regulations, SGS United Kingdom Ltd. has developed a comprehensive, EU approved monitoring and…

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Verso Corporation, a leading North American producer of printing papers, specialty papers and pulp, today introduced its new coated web product lineup, unmatched by any other North American supplier. Verso offers a breadth of quality coated web brands, including No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4 grades in coated freesheet…

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The election- and remuneration committee of Norske Skog has unanimously nominated Ole Enger (67) as new director of the board. Ole Enger is the chair of REC Solar ASA, and prior to this was the President & CEO of REC Solar ASA, SAPA AB and Elkem AS. He holds a…

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Life just got brighter for organizations that value the critical role that premium paper plays in successful brand marketing. Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, today announced it has increased the brightness of its Opus Sheet coated paper line to 94 bright,…

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Georgia-Pacific announced it has concluded an agreement with RoyOMartin for the transfer of RoyOMartin's Mexia, Alabama, Rocky Creek lumber operations to Georgia-Pacific. The Rocky Creek lumber facility employs approximately 110 employees. Terms of the agreement are undisclosed. Closing of the transaction is expected shortly. "We are eager to add the…

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PulpEye, is an innovative measurement technology company, is now launching the fifth generation of its Dynamic Drainage Analyzer, DDA 5. This model, like its predecessors, gives drainage values comparable to real drainage situations on modern paper machines’ wire sections. One of the new features is an automatic retention module which…