Fibre & Pulp Viscose Speciality Fibres against fraud with Organic Cotton Magnus Björkman has been appointed President of the Södra Cell business area European pulp and paper industry creates 2,000 more jobs in 2018 Paper One Show bringing the paper trade world together in Dubai. Preparatory work included to the pre-engineering project of Metsä Group’s bioproduct mill in Kemi begins in the mill area SCA publishes map of nature conservation areas Sustainable Packaging, Printed Electronics and New Barriers are Topics at the 29th PTS Coating Symposium 2019 Canfor Pulp Temporarily Curtailing NBSK Pulp Production this Summer Jukka Kantola resumes the role to head up NC Partnering Ltd KAICELL proceeds with private offering Lenzing Group builds world’s largest lyocell fiber plant in Thailand North American paper producer eases into the future with ABB digital solutions Blue Sky Young Researchers & Innovation Award Europe 2019: Call for applications! Valmet introduces ultra-high definition optics to fiber analysis AF&PA Announces Heidi Brock as New President & CEO Metsä Fibre and Fimpec to sign agreement on construction consulting on pre-engineering of the bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland Ilim Group signs a contract with Voith to receive the world’s largest KLB machine Pulp market trends and fibre-based packaging discussed at the AFVP meeting Artic Paper : Pulp boosted Q1 result, but bruised the paper segment Kelheim Fibres joins CanopyStyle initiative for protection of endangered forests re:newcell reaches important milestone with its first commercial sale Rottneros Mill invests in a fossil-free production process ÅF Pöyry awarded pre-engineering assignment for the Metsä Board Oyj in Husum, Sweden ÅF Pöyry awarded pre-engineering assignments for the Metsä Fibre investments in Kemi and Rauma, Finland Essity invests in sustainable alternative fiber technology Valmet to deliver green liquor clarifier to Stora Enso Skoghall mill in Sweden Valmet delivers a new recovery boiler to ITC in India Metso showcases the market’s most comprehensive control and on/off valve line at IVS – Industrial Valve Summit 2019 Ilim Group investments in 2018 exceed RUB 23 billion Södra : finalist in The Gold Charger competition for electric car use! ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s pulp mill in Brazil CIRCA Group’s renewable solvent wins environmental leader’s Top Product 2019 Award PulPaper 2021 to take place alongside the chemical sector events Resolute Completes Five-Year Extension of ABL Credit Facility Kristin Israelsson leaves Rottneros AB Sateri Acquires Viscose Mill in Jiangsu, China, Strengthening Position as World’s Leading Viscose Fibre Producer Bracell Group rebrands Bahia Specialty Cellulose and Lwarcel Celulose under ‘Bracell’ Brand Borregaard and Sappi are celebrating a 20 years anniversary for the joint venture LignoTech South Africa. Metsä Group starts pre-engineering related to investments worth EUR 2 billion Klabin announces its largest investment ever Global unions target safety at work in pulp, paper, graphical and packaging in a year of action Pulp vendors and buyers meet in Madrid for the ACCIB meeting Bolloré Transport & Logistics inaugurates its 1st B.Lab Center in Puteaux, France Pulp and paper mill waste becomes fish feed, energy and more Sulzer signs deal with Kato Engineering A denial from Sequana KaiCell Fibers has significant economic influence in the province of Kainuu and for Finland – Mill site pre-agreement signed ANDRITZ pulp drying line at ALTRI Celbi, Portugal, achieves new production world record European Paper Recycling Council – new chair Angelika Christ ANDRITZ to supply biomass handling system to Eldorado, Brazil for a biomass power plant Holmen chooses Green Cargo’s climate-smart trains Valmet has completed the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry ANDRITZ presents PrimeScreen X for next-generation screening performance Environmental permit application for SCA’s biorefinery submitted Södra moving into the hotel business FEFCO welcomed major European influencers to Brussels France : Philippe d’Adhémar is appointed President of COPACEL Moody’s changes outlook to negative for global paper and forest products industry Arjowiggins French mills : Trade Court decision expected on March 26 Cellulose pretreatments for a nanofibrillation by twin-screw extrusion Impact of pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass prior to biofuel production Tappi’s Papercon to be held May 5-8, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Resolute Forest Products won the first RISI Safety Award sponsored by Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre Valmet to deliver pressure diffuser to AustroCel Hallein’s mill in Austria Stora Enso invests in next-generation renewable, recyclable and biodegradable formed fiber solutions Diogo da Silveira leaves the Navigator Company The 2019 Fastmarkets RISI European conference in Vienna Valmet strengthens its wastewater automation business in Norway by signing a distributor agreement with Endress+Hauser Nippon Paper Industries Constructs a New Manufacturing Facility for Highly Functional Cellulose at the Gotsu Mill Strengthening Brands for Food and Lithium Ion Batteries Arjowiggins: the Nanterre Commercial Court grants a two-week deadline ; Three offers from Wepa, Fripa and Mondi to take over Greenfield Södra named as a finalist in PPI awards Arjowiggins: Tribunal decision expected today Segezha Group to Design a Large Biotechnological Complex in Krasnoyarsk Krai High scores for Södra’s nature conservation UPM begins the transplantation of threatened species in a unique biodiversity project Impact of autohydrolysis on wood components and on pure cellulose production ZELLCHEMING-Expo 2019: A variety of new features further enrich the exhibition Valmet has published the Annual Report and the Corporate Governance Statement for 2018 Wepa to take over Greenfield ? Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019 due to the acquisition of GL&V Valmet strengthens its stable business by acquiring GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry Valmet and Uni Viridas renew their cooperation by signing a ten-year operation and maintenance agreement for the biomass power plant in Croatia Unique chip impregnation equipment installed at MoRe Research SPaper wants to make the city of Zaragoza the natural meeting point for the Iberic paper industry Valmet introduces new fiber furnish analyzer measuring a wider range of properties online ANDRITZ to convert former groundwood reject system to TMP line at JSC Volga, Russia Pöyry’s “World Fibre Outlook up to 2030”: new edition released The proposal of Valmet’s Nomination Board for the composition and remuneration of the Board of Directors Södra’s first robot employee Some of Arjowiggins’ companies in the UK plan to enter into administration Hamburger Rieger uses Voith efficiency system for the first time for White Top Testliner production VTT develops a new sustainable way to turn forestry waste into transport fuels and chemicals Södra wants to inspire teenage girls to become tomorrow’s engineers Paper One Show Beirut 2019 – Two weeks to go!