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Grit blasting the de-barker drum prior to application of abrasion resistant lining.


Abrasion Resistant Lining Keeps Paper Mill Operational

by Thomas Belli, Marketing Assistant with Belzona. Used to strip the bark from logs, de-barkers are among the most robust pieces of machinery operating within industry, facilitating high volume processing at an early…

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Pulp. But no fiction. The (new) Navigator Company

Formerly known as Portucel Soporcel, The Navigator Company is a paper producer based in Europe and last year posted revenue of 1.6 billion euro, with a 5.6% growth over 2014. By recently acquiring…

Coated Paper

Verso announces the closure of the Wickliffe Paper Mill

Verso Corporation has announced the closure of its US paper mill based in Wickliffe, Kentucky. The site has been idle since November 2015 because of continuous and accelerated decline in the demand of…


Sappi Alfeld appoints Thomas Rajcsanyi as its new managing director

Thomas Rajcsanyi is the new managing director of Sappi Alfeld, the paper mill in Lower Saxony of the Sappi Group. He replaces Stefan Karrer, who left the company for personal reasons. The forty-seven-year-old…


Investments worth 12.6 million Euros in logistics for Sappi Europe

As part of a new market consolidation strategy in the old continent, Sappi Europe has given the greenlight to the building of a new multifunctional logistic facility for paper storage on a 20,000…

Business Strategy

DS Smith is expanding its own presence in Europe

DS Smith, one of the main suppliers of recycled corrugated cardboard in Europe, announces the purchase of the activities relating to corrugated cardboard of the Lantero Group. This purchase was settled with a…

Business Strategy

New tissue production for Portucel

Portucel, a Portuguese paper manufacturer, will invest in a new production line for tissue with a nominal capacity of 70 thousand tonnes a year, with an estimated value of about 120 million euros….

Inspection systems

Clariana benefits from next-generation inspection technology

Clariana – Spanish manufacturer of white and colored paper and liner between 30 g/m² and 250 g/m² – has ordered a cutting-edge Web inspection system by Isra Vision for inspecting colored paper. The…


An ad hoc package for handling paper

CLS, an Italian company dedicated to hiring, selling and maintaining forklift trucks and plant and equipment for logistics, and Hyster, global leader in the supply of forklift trucks, present the solutions designed specifically…

Specialty Chemicals

EHS Today Names Solenis One of America’s Safest Companies

Leading industry environmental, health and safety publication includes Solenis as one of only 16 companies recognized annually for their commitment and active employee involvement in safety excellence.

EHS Today magazine is a foremost publication covering safety leadership, risk management, industrial hygiene, sustainability and corporate responsibility topics. Solenis was recognized for its excellence in creating a world-class safety culture following the…

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