LUCCA, ITALY, March 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Skjern Papirfabrik A/S chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of its paper machine’s dryer section at Skjern mill, Denmark. The delivery is scheduled for the third quarter of 2019. PM1 has a wire width of 3,200 mm and produces core board from 90 to 450 gsm using 100% recycled fibres.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply OptiConcept M containerboard making line with automation solutions and a winder for GS Paperboard & Packaging (GSPP) Sdn., Bhd. in Selangor, Malaysia. With the new production line PM 3, GSPP will produce high-quality testliner and fluting grades as well as strengthen its position in the Malaysian market. The start-up of PM 3 is scheduled for 2021.Read more
AUGSBURG, Germany, March 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Acorn Web Offset Ltd. is a medium sized printing company in Normanton, UK that is mainly producing magazines, brochures and catalogs and very much specialized in A4 and A5 printing. Acorn Web and manroland Goss web systems have been partners for over 20 years now. The new LITHOMAN is the third manroland Goss press and will replace one of two existing ROTOMAN 16-page commercial presses.Read more
HELSINKI, March 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso is investing EUR 5 million to build a new production line and related infrastructure to manufacture formed fiber products at Hylte Mill in Sweden. The formed fiber technology enables manufacturing of products that are designed for circularity, meaning that they are renewable, recyclable and biodegradable and do not contain any plastic.Read more
COVENTRY, UK, March 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Responding to customer demand and the continued success in developing new business Macfarlane Packaging has expanded its Distribution facilities in the South West.
Macfarlane Packaging is the UK leading distributor of a comprehensive range of protective packaging products and has seen a significant increase in demand for its services.Read more
PITTEN, Austria, March 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Hamburger Containerboard will reduce its output in March 2019 by 6.000 tonnes of RCCM due to planned maintenance.
Hamburger Hungaria and Hamburger Austria will be the affected mills the company advises.
The Hamburger Containerboard Division operates seven paper mills in four countries with 2 Mio tonnes of produced container board per year.
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FRANKFURT, Germany, March 7, 2019 (Press Release) -The printing and paper machine manufacturing industry can look back on an overall satisfactory and stable performance in 2018. As in the previous year, overall exports totalled 4.6 billion euros. Strong demand in China and EU countries partially compensated for a significant fall in sales in North and South America, Russia, India and France.Read more
BONN, Germany, March 5, 2019 (Press Release) -The company plans to devote previously announced annual investments of up to €150 million towards additional personnel, automation, and the further expansion of its mail and parcel network.Read more
SEGEZHA, Russia, March 4, 2019 (Press Release) -Segezha Group, a pulp and paper group (part of JSFC Sistema), elaborates design documentation of a new biotechnological complex in Siberia. The project is an up-to-date high-tech manufacturing with a single (switching) pulp line with annual capacity of 0.7 mln tons of bleached softwood and/or hardwood sulfate pulp.Read more