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Archroma tops IPE's list of industrial chemical companies driving supply chain transparency

Archroma has been recently ranked number 1 in the “industrial chemicals” list published by the Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs (IPE) for driving transparency in their supply chain.

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Voith launches OnPerformance.Lab

With the OnPerformance.Lab, Voith is now offering paper manufacturers the opportunity to identify and exploit improvement potential for their production through an in-depth analysis of process data. The Remote Service Center at the Heidenheim site became operational at an interactive online event attended by customers and Voith experts.

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Toscotec to supply three tissue rebuild projects

Toscotec will deliver three tissue machine rebuilds located at different mills to a confidential global producer.

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Kelheim Fibres Partner of ETP in „Bio-Based Fibres“ and “Circular Economy” programs

The Bavarian viscose speciality fibres manufacturer Kelheim Fibres has partnered with the European Technology Platform for the Future of Textiles and Clothing (ETP) in two strategic programs: “Bio- Based Fibres” and “Circular Economy”.

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Stora Enso has chosen BTG as its long-term partner to improve fiber line process control

Stora Enso has invested over the last two years in a wide range of BTG inline and continuous measurement systems to support control of its hardwood, softwood and fluff lines at the Skutskär mill.

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Södra 360 Experience highlights sustainable choices with VR format

Södra has introduced the Södra 360 Experience, which takes advantage of virtual reality (VR) technology to increase knowledge about the role of the forest in society today and in the future, while also demonstrating the values and breadth of Södra’s business.

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Clyde Industries to supply boiler cleaning equipment for Sun Paper’s new mill in Beihai, China

Clyde Industries, provider for boiler efficiency solutions in the pulp and paper sector, received an order from Sun Paper to supply boiler cleaning equipment for their new pulp mill in Beihai, China. Clyde will supply 106 heavy-duty retractable sootblowers for the 4600 TDS/Day new recovery boiler. The delivery of the equipment is expected for April 2021 with start-up of the new boiler at the end of 2021.

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New ABB Weight Virtual Measurement reduces sheet break recovery time and boosts mill profitability

ABB launched Weight Virtual Measurement, an ABB Ability™ Performance Service that allows paper, packaging and tissue manufacturers to recover quickly from sheet breaks. It works by reducing the amount of off-spec paper produced directly after sheet breaks and during the subsequent start-up period, potentially saving thousands of dollars each year.

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Stora Enso to start feasibility study for expanding pulp and board capacity at Skoghall Mill

Stora Enso has decided to commence a feasibility study and environmental permit application process on enhancing and expanding the pulp- and board-making capabilities at its Skoghall Mill in Sweden. The investment would leverage the already strong mill into an integrated, highly cost-competitive and environmentally-friendly producer of packaging board and bleached softwood market pulp. The investment would serve customers globally and further establish Stora Enso as a provider of high-quality, renewable packaging materials.

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ANDRITZ to supply evaporation plant to ITC Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division in India

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from ITC Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division (ITC-PSPD) to supply a new evaporation plant for its Bhadrachalam unit located in Telangana, India.

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Kelheim Fibres scores a leading position in Canopy’s 2020 Hot Button Report

The Bavarian viscose speciality fibre manufacturer Kelheim Fibres has achieved a leading score in Canopy’s 2020 Hot Button Report. Kelheim Fibres ranks overall among the top 5 producers and was even able to improve their good previous year’s result.

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Senning joins Optima group

Since October 2020, Senning GmbH has joined the Optima Group, based in Schwaebisch Hall. The Bremen-based company specializes in the production and packaging of paper and tissue products.

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