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Friday, Jul 24, 2015
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Two new appointments have been made to Metso's Executive Team. Perttu Louhiluoto has been appointed President, Services, and John Quinlivan has been appointed President, Flow Control. Both appointments will take effect immediately. Perttu Louhiluoto (b. 1964) has been President of Metso's Flow Control business area and its preceding Automation segment…

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Xerium Technologies, Inc., a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, has announced that it has materially completed the $60 million successful restructuring of its business in China. The business is now in a position to locally serve customers in China, Asia, and also export certain products globally.…

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Neenah Paper, Inc. announced today it will issue a press release covering second quarter financial results after U.S. markets close on Wednesday, August 5, 2015. The company will hold a conference call to discuss earnings and business results, and the recently announced third quarter acquisition of FiberMark, at 11:00 a.m.…

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To underscore how great work typically starts on paper, Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) released a video that shows how comic fans got to meet one of the industry's founding fathers at the recent Comic-Con International. The film shows a massive 8-foot sheet of paper interacting with fans at…

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Neenah Paper, Inc. today announced it had signed a definitive agreement to purchase all of the outstanding equity of ASP FiberMark, LLC ("FiberMark") from an affiliate of American Securities LLC for $120 million. With annual sales of over $160 million, FiberMark is a specialty coating and finishing company with a…

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Domtar Corporation today announced the partial redemption of certain notes and a new debt financing. Domtar Corporation has elected to redeem on August 20, 2015, the redemption date, $55 million in aggregate principal amount of its 9.5% Notes due 2016, representing 59.16% of the outstanding notes, and $215 million in…

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Mercer International Inc. is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has implemented a leadership transition plan that capitalizes on the strength and depth of management. Mr. Jimmy S.H. Lee, currently Chief Executive Officer ("CEO"), President, and Chairman of the Company, will transition to Executive Chairman of…

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Uniboard is proud to announce an investment of over $7 million at its Mont-Laurier MDF plant. The investment will increase the productivity of the plant through the use of a revolutionary new wood fibre mat-preheating technology. This process innovation is a first for North America and will allow Uniboard to…

Thursday, Jul 16, 2015
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The Juncker Commission today launched the largest industrial policy decision it will take in its entire mandate, with the new proposal for the EU Emission Trading System. The proposal has a number of good elements but falls short in its protection of energy intensive industries. Member states hold the key…

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Uniboard is proud to announce an investment of over $29 million at its Sayabec plant. Two (2) major investments being announced today at Sayabec are     An innovative wood fibre mat-preheating unit to expand capacity in particleboard line 2, as well as     A new short-cycle thermally fused laminate press…