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Fortress Paper Ltd. ("Fortress Paper" or the "Company") (TSX:FTP) announces that the following five directors were elected at the annual general and special meeting of shareholders of the Company held on June 13, 2014 (the "Meeting"): NOMINEE VOTES FOR VOTES WITHHELD Chadwick Wasilenkoff  93.58%  6.42% Richard O'C. Whittall  92.45%  7.55% Joe…

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Rentech Subsidiaries Sign Long-Term Processing Agreement with Astex Ltda., a Mitsubishi Corporation Subsidiary Rentech, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTK) today announced a new long-term processing agreement between its subsidiaries, Fulghum Fibres Chile (Fulghum), Forestal Pacifico and Forestal Los Andes, and Astillas Exportaciones Limitada (Astex Ltda.), the Chilean subsidiary of Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation. The…

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Valmet will supply Portucel Soporcel with upgrades for its Cacia mill in Portugal. Valmet's delivery will secure high pulp quality at the new increased production level. The start-up of the renewed plant is planned for the summer 2015. The order is included in Valmet's second quarter 2014 orders received and…

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UPM Fray Bentos pulp mill has complied with all requirements set forth by the Ministry of Environment, Housing and Land Planning of Uruguay and therefore has been authorised to increase its production level to meet the mill capacity as per the company's request in 2011. This resolution supports UPM Pulp…

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Stora Enso has awarded Poyry with the assignment for the engineering and site services for the pulp mill rebuild and paper machine conversion project at its Varkaus Mill in Finland. The value of the order is not disclosed, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.…

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American Forest & Paper Association President and CEO Donna Harman issued the following statement following the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's release of New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for Existing Electric Generating Units (EGUs). "While we are still reviewing what has just been released, we are disappointed that EPA decided, in…

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Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced that Fred Dzida has been named president of Weyerhaeuser Company Limited, the company's wholly owned Canadian subsidiary, effective June 16, 2014. Dzida will retain his role as vice president, Canadian Timberlands. Anne Giardini, Q.C., who has served as Weyerhaeuser's Canadian president since 2008, and…

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For the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, GLV Inc. (GLV Group or the Corporation) reported consolidated revenues of $182.1 million, up 19% from the fourth quarter of the previous fiscal year (organic growth at constant exchange rate of 12% (1) ) and adjusted EBITDA (1) of $9.3 million, up 19%.…

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Stora Enso's and Arauco's joint operation Montes del Plata Pulp Mill at Punta Pereira in Uruguay has received all necessary permits from the Uruguayan authorities and is now starting up its operations.   The state-of-the-art pulp mill has an annual production capacity of 1.3 million tonnes of bleached chemical eucalyptus…

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Verso Paper Corp. (NYSE: VRS), a leading North American producer of coated papers, today announced plans to consolidate its existing West Chester office and the NewPage Miamisburg office into a single Ohio Operations Center. The Ohio Operations Center will be located in the existing Miamisburg facility shortly following the completion…