OAKLAND, CA, Feb. 15, 2019 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Smurfit Kappa Group's (SKG) containerboard and corrugated business in Mexico increased sales by 3.2% in 2018 to 794 million Euros and the firm's performance in the Americas including its US business grew margin from 14.4% in 2017 to 15.7% in 2018, the company announced this week.Read more
JACKSONVILLE, FL, Sept. 19, 2018 (Business Wire) -Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. announced today that it has sold its resins business to LRBG Chemicals, a company to be led by the current resins business management team, for a purchase price of approximately $16.5 million. The business, with manufacturing locations in Longueuil, Quebec and Toledo, Ohio, produces chemical resins used in the manufacturing of oriented strand board (OSB), hardboard and other engineered wood products. The business was originally acquired as part of the Company’s acquisition of Tembec in November of 2017.Read more
MILTON KEYNES, UK , Sept. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -Leading waste-to-product company, Renewi plc has sold its 50% share in the Energen Biogas (“EBG”) anaerobic digestion (AD) facility in Cumbernauld to Bio Capital Limited (“BCL”) which is owned by Helios, Equitix and Aurium Capital.Read more
PORTO, Portugal , July 31, 2018 (Press Release) -Under the terms and for the purposes of article 248-A of the Portuguese Securities Code, Altri, SGPS, S.A. (Altri) hereby informs that, on the present date, has reached an agreement with EDP – Energias de Portugal, S.A. (EDP), to buy, directly and through its subsidiary Caima Indústria de Celulose, S.A., 50% of the share capital, credits and voting rights that EDP holds, directly and indirectly, in the share capital of EDP Produção – Bioeléctrica, S.A.Read more
SUNDSVALL, Sweden, July 19, 2018 (Press Release) -The Green Investment Group, a specialized green energy investor, has acquired the ongoing windpower project in Överturingen in the municipality of Ånge from SCA and Turinge Energi. The supplier of the 4.2 MW turbines will be Siemens Gamesa.Read more
ROME, Italy, May 24, 2018 (Press Release) -Green Network, the fifth largest national operator in the energy sector, has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Burgo Energia.
The business unit has a potential turnover of approximately 250 million Euro in 2018, as well as an EBITDA that is expected to amount to about 2 million Euro after the merge with the Green Network Group.Read more
PERLEN, Switzerland, May 23, 2018 (Press Release) -The CPH Group’s Chemistry Division takes over the sales activities for molecular sieves in China from Shanghai Yusheng Chemical Co. Ltd.
Zeochem, CPH Group’s Chemistry Division, has taken over the sales activities for molecular sieves in China from Shanghai Yusheng Chemical Co. Ltd. retroactively as of March 1, 2018. Yusheng, based in Shanghai, is a long-standing representative of Zeochem in China and has successfully established the local distribution of molecular sieves.Read more
CHICAGO, IL, May 2, 2018 (Business Wire) -LSC Communications and R.R. Donnelley & Son’s Company (“RRD”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement for LSC Communications to acquire the Print Logistics component of RRD’s Logistics business. RRD’s Print Logistics capabilities include a range of logistics services and technologies to optimize the print distribution and mail supply chain, including solutions that drive postal discounts. The acquisition is expected to close in Q3 2018.Read more
CHICAGO, April 3, 2018 (Business Wire) -LSC Communications has acquired TriLiteral LLC, a full-service logistics provider specializing in the distribution of books for University Presses and Academic Publishers. Additionally, LSC has signed multi-year fulfillment agreements with Harvard University Press, The MIT Press, and Yale University Press.Read more