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30

Jun 2022
Valmet receives order from Mufindi Paper Mills

... on the company’s website. This upgrade will have a significant impact on the performance and capacity of the recovery boiler originally commissioned in the 1980’s. The order is part of Valmet's orders ...

29

Jun 2022
Andritz launches the world’s first nonwovens pilot line

... as stated on the company’s website. The new inline Wetlace CP pilot line with an original design is located at the company’s center of competence in Montbonnot, France. The Montbonnot pilot line has ...

28

Jun 2022
MIT researchers develop technique to print wood

... by MIT, the researchers explained that wood of any shape and size can be produced, a key element to take into account due to its technical implications. The original project had as its main base of operations ...

22

Jun 2022
Lanxi Nanfang Cement carries out upgrade to reduce GHG emissions

... paths. It carried out an upgrade of the grate cooler to improve the performance of the equipment. The company said that when implementing the ultra-low emission transformation, the original grate cooler ...

16

Jun 2022
Dongfang Hope Chongqing Cement improves energy efficiency

... the power consumption has been reduced from the original 63 degrees to the current 48 degrees, which is at the leading level in the industry, the company said. Dongfang Hope Chongqing Cement has also ...

01

Jun 2022
Mato Grosso do Sul impacted by increases levied on the export and import value of pulp

... reported by Correio do Estado. Approximately 27 percent of the material exported by the country is originally from Mato Grosso do Sul, and according to Semagro, more than 60 percent of production goes ...

31

May 2022
Prices of firewood in Estonia expected to remain at high levels

The government decided to abandon an additional reduction in the area of reforestation felling this year [PAID=] The prices of firewood in Estonia will not fall in the coming months, being the question ...

26

May 2022
UK competition authority recommends anti-dumping duties on Chinese aluminum bar

... to HMRC, the UK tax authority. This will have to cover any duty ultimately applied to imports over the next six months prior to a final determination. The level of duty is still unknown, but the original ...

24

May 2022
India raises export duty on iron ore

... sources, the Indian market will be unable to take the extra supply originally meant for exports, resulting in an increase in iron ore prices in India. It is expected that pellet prices in India will drop ...

10

May 2022
Serbia's grain exports to decrease in the 2021-22 seaso

... to allow the export of wheat and corn, however, only as per contracts signed before the original export ban. A total of 80 percent of Serbia’s grain exports travel through the Black Sea ports, said the ...

02

May 2022
Diageo reveals paper-based bottle for the Johnnie Walker brand

... Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky, Johnnie Walker Red Label Blended Scotch Whisky, Buchanan’s Blended Scotch Whisky, and Bell’s Original Blended Scotch Whisky. Diageo has recently revealed ...

02

May 2022
West Fraser releases 1Q 2022 results

The results of operations also include those of Norbord from February 1, 2021 West Fraser Timber has released the first quarter results of 2022, as stated on the company’s website. The company’s ...

25

Apr 2022
Cemex launches innovative concrete for rehabilitation works

Cemex’s subsidiary in Spain developed Hormicroma Cemex’s subsidiary in Spain has started the manufacture of specific concrete designed for the rehabilitation and conservation of historic buildings, ...

01

Apr 2022
DS Smith creates cardboard packaging for medical devices

... company’s website. The company has designed a corrugated cardboard box which is a simpler form of packaging compared to the original, giving excellent protection to the device and its several separate ...

15

Mar 2022
Australian cement industry discusses actions towards decarbonization

...  The plan was originally released in late 2021 in a report titled Decarbonisation Pathways for the Australian Cement and Concrete Sector, and was developed by the German cement industry research organization ...

11

Mar 2022
Jinhui Shipping announces the sale of supramax bulk carrier

... to Hong Kong private company, Perfect Shipping, for USD 13.9 million, reports Hongkong Maritime Hub. According to Jinhui Shipping, it expected a gain of around USD 6 million following its original purchase ...

10

Mar 2022
Origin Energy to use energy storage and virtual power plant to replace coal

...  In earlier 2022, the company stated that its original plans to close Eraring changed from 2032 to 2025. According to Origin, coal is no longer economically able to compete with the emergence of renewables ...

04

Mar 2022
Lafarge starts modernization project at its Mirabeau plant

... of a third of the production capacity of the plant (80,000 m3 per year against 120,000 m3 originally), the installation of 5 hoppers instead of 7, 7 silos instead of 9, and a fleet reduced to 12 trucks, ...

22

Feb 2022
Thyssenkrupp Uhde to upgrade ArcelorMittal Belgium's coke oven gas treatment plan

...  The original coke plant was built by Thyssenkrupp Uhde about 25 years ago. The COO of ArcelorMittal Belgium, Jeroen Van Lishout, said that this project is a milestone for the company, which will ...

15

Feb 2022
Georgia Pacific completes upgrade project at Texas lumber mill

...  The project involved the maintenance and rebuilding of two dry kilns at the mills which were originally built in the 1980s. It also included boiler upgrades with the replacement of tubing, the addiction ...

08

Feb 2022
Lafarge Cement Malawi changes name

The decision comes following a change in the company's shareholding from Holcim to Huaxin Lafarge Cement Malawi decided to revert to the original name of Portland Cement Malawi Limited with immediate ...

08

Feb 2022
Eldorado Brazil reaches production mark of 15 million tons of pulp

This happened 10 months earlier than originally expected [PAID=] Eldorado Brazil has reached the production mark of 15 million tons of pulp, as reported by Perfil News. This happened 10 months earlier ...

27

Jan 2022
Aberpergwm mine receives permission to mine a further 40 million tons of coal

... to mine coal before licensing powers were handed to the Welsh government. The mine operators had made an application to the Coal Authority for formal recognition that the conditions attached to their original ...

03

Dec 2021
UltraTech invests in sustainable upgrades at the Maihar Cement Works plant

...  The Maihar plant was originally built by FLSmidth in 1976 and has seen several upgrades since, most recently in 2020, where two new FLSmidth Cross-Bar Coolers were installed on both lines. "We are ...

19

Oct 2021
Cheng Loong to build a recycled pulp line at the Dayuan Paper Mill

...  The original investment budged had to be increased by almost 80 percent due to the price increase of construction materials and labor costs. According to Cheng Loong, the white pulp line equipment ...

12

Oct 2021
ABG Mineração to invest in a BRL 1.8 billion cement factory in Brazil

The Brazilian authority has already issued the authorization for the construction of the Mossoró factory [PAID=]ABG Mineração, of which the Spanish group Cementos La Unión is the main investor, announced ...

08

Oct 2021
Kabel Premium Paper mill unveils results of geothermal investigations

... The measurement campaign confirmed the original prognoses of the Geological Service of North Rhine-Westphalia that the limestone layer sought lies at a depth of 3,000 to 4,000 meters below Hagen. The paper ...

20

Sep 2021
Valmet and CMPC sign letter of intent for the BioCMPC project

... Business Line President, Pulp & Energy at Valmet. Valmet delivers key technology for the BioCMPC project to upgrade the CMPC Guaíba pulp mill line 2, which was originally delivered in 2015. Valmet’s ...

09

Sep 2021
UK’s TG Concrete acquires two concrete plants in north Wales

... Pwllheli, the two of which belonged to Porthmadog Concrete Limited. Founded in 1991, Porthmadog Concrete Limited was originally set up by Robert Griffith and his father, Hugh. Robert and Fiona Griffith ...

31

Aug 2021
Valmet to deliver a paper machine grade conversion rebuild in Indonesia

... which was originally producing fine paper grades, will be rebuilt to produce brown grades. The start-up of the rebuilt paper machine is scheduled for 2022. The value of the order will not be disclosed, ...

24

Aug 2021
Cleanaway to start waste paper recycling in the Chiayi site

Its subsidiary, ShangPing Resources, will acquire assets from the original paper mill equipment [PAID=]Taiwan's Cleanaway Company announced that it will start waste energy conversion and waste paper ...

20

Aug 2021
South Africa’s Grindrod acquires new Ultramax

The vessel concerned is the 2019-built Japanese Ultramax bulk carrier called IVS Phoenix According to Splash247, South African shipping company Grindrod is buying the 2019-built Japanese Ultramax bulk ...

13

Aug 2021
Klabin to put the first machine of its Puma II Project into operation

... quarter of this year, BRL 700 million was invested in the manufacturing unit. After a review of the market, engineering and economic feasibility studies, the second phase of investment, which originally ...

09

Aug 2021
Klabin to invest in technology for dispersible barrier application in cardboard

... an investment of BRL 40 million in technology for dispersible barrier application in cardboard, used for the production of various types of packaging. The solution maintains the original recycling and ...

11

Jul 2021
Cement shipments witness rise in Argentina in June

... (Afcp), informs Construcción Lationamericana. The association projects that the production of this material will increase 15.1 percent for the rest of 2021, up from the originally estimated increase ...

07

Jul 2021
Summer rice prices in Vietnam fall amidst increase in material costs

... whereas the prices of all kinds of materials have increased. In Can Tho alone, more than 75,000 hectares of rice have been sowed, 4.1 percent higher than originally planned. However, in districts such ...

16

Jun 2021
Hoang Ha Paper postpones investment in plant's expansion to 202

... exceeding 10 to 20 percent, it will be difficult to ensure the competitiveness of the project as originally planned. Therefore, the management board will study the extension of the implementation schedule ...

15

Jun 2021
Brigl & Bergmeister orders two Valmet paper labs

... that are used to monitor and control the quality of the specialty papers produced by the two mills. Both analyzers are scheduled to be delivered during the fourth quarter of 2021. “The original motivation ...

02

Jun 2021
Algoma reveals new dry bulk carrier design

... at Chinese Yangzijiang Shipyard to build a dry bulk vessel with a new design, reports Splash247. No price details have been given. Algoma’s new Equinox 2.0 Class builds on the original Equinox Class ...

19

May 2021
Cement producers in Philippines to invest PHP 74 billion by 2025

... 2025 due to the pandemic, these projects will be pursued to strengthen the industry’s competitiveness vis-a-vis imports. In its original adjustment plan, member-companies of the Cement Manufacturers Association ...

18

May 2021
Klabin to start production at the Puma II project by July

... of unbleached cellulose integrated with a Kraftliner and white Kraftliner paper machine with a capacity of 450,000 tons per year. The second stage of the project originally contemplated the construction ...

10

May 2021
Cauldron Energy to re-commission concrete plant in Western Australia

Australian company aims to expand business in Onslow, in the western region of the country The Australian Cauldron Energy is planning to re-commission a concrete plant to supply future projects, as ...

07

May 2021
Paper prices in China continue on an upward trend

Paper mills in Guangdong, Hebei and Shandong announced price increases [PAID=]Paper manufacturers across China are canceling discounts and restoring original prices, causing a new round of price increases, ...

05

May 2021
Large pulp demand against short pulp supply in Hong Kong

... same period last year. Suzano of Brazil (the world's largest producer of toilet paper pulp), stated in the end of March that it had originally used bulk carriers to transport wood pulp, but that shipments ...

28

Apr 2021
Taiwan faces paper cartons shortage

... the electronics industry taking no more than 12 emergencies in a year. The original three-day one-day, six-day two-day shift mode was regarded as too rigid, specially if the emergency overtime is afraid ...

19

Apr 2021
Paper Excellence shuts down Mackenzie Pulp Mill in Canada

...  Production at the mill was originally reduced in June 2020, sending 253 employees out of work in the community north of Prince George. Paper Excellence said employees from the mill have been relocated ...

12

Apr 2021
LafargeHolcim proposes simplifying corporate name to Holcim

... the name of the dominant partner that formed the company in the 2015 merger, reports Reuters. The deal between France’s Lafarge and Switzerland’s Holcim was originally billed as a merger of equals. However, ...

23

Mar 2021
Paraguay's INC to increase cement production to 70,000 bags per da

The production at the Vallemí plant is normalizing, with nearly 50,000 daily bags produced [PAID=]Paraguay's Industria Nacional de Cemento (INC) announced that its production at the Vallemí cement plant ...

19

Mar 2021
Anglo American extends its contract with MasterMyne

... already engaged from the original contract. Up to half of the additional personnel required will be relocated from Anglo American’s Moranbah North coal project in Queensland by the end of March. MasterMyne ...

17

Mar 2021
LafargeHolcim to invest USD 20 million in its cement plants in El Salvador

... the original capacity. It will produce 1.9 million tons of cement annually, increasing the company's clinker capacity by 450,000 tons per year. Other important improvements will be made at the El Ronco ...

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