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09

Jun 2021
LSAB Suomi to supply blades for the new Metsä Fiber's Rauma sawmill

The agreement includes the blades to be delivered to the Rauma sawmill and their maintenance [PAID=]Metsä Fiber announced that LSAB Suomi Oy has been selected as the supplier of blades for the new ...

28

May 2021
Huhtamaki to set up a new fiber packaging production unit in South Africa

The production is expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2021 [PAID=]Finnish company Huhtamaki announced on its website it is investing in increasing its fiber packaging production capacity in South ...

13

May 2021
Kemira grants patent for lightweighting technology for fiber based packaging grades

... structured and effective silica sols together with glyoxalated polyacrylamide (GPAM) strength technologies in recycled fiber containing board grades. The technology will benefit customers in terms of ...

07

May 2021
Loiste Companies and KaiCell Fibers to develop renewable energy production

KaiCell Fibers aims to build a bioproduct factory in Paltamo to produce 600,000 tons of bleached pulp per year [PAID=]Finland-based companies Loiste Companies and KaiCell Fibers have signed a letter ...

05

May 2021
Valmet develops new Fiberline Analyzer

The new Valmet Fiberline Analyzer enables pulp makers to improve total pulp quality management Finland-based pulp business, Valmet, introduced in a press release the new Valmet Fiberline Analyzer, ...

19

Apr 2021
Apple company to invest in wood fiber

... fiber, according to Merca20. Tim Cook's company has announced a USD 200 million investment to a new fund. The project aims to buy and manage forest lands, while generating revenue through the sale of ...

14

Apr 2021
Metsä Fiber signs equipment supply agreements with Raumaster and Raumaster Paper

The companies will supply equipment for the new bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland [PAID=]Metsä Fiber, part of the Metsä Group, disclosed that it has entered into equipment supply agreements with Raumaster ...

01

Apr 2021
Celadon to build a paper fiber manufacturing plant in the Port Tampa Bay site

... the construction and operation of a paper fiber manufacturing plant, writes The Maritime Executive. The plant is predicted to generate up to 20,000 export containers per year (40,000 TEUs) and to involve ...

29

Mar 2021
Metsä Fiber lays foundation stone of its future Rauma pine sawmill

The sawmill production will start in the third quarter of 2022 [PAID=]Finland-based Metsä Fiber announced it has laid on March 25 the foundation stone of its future pine sawmill in the city of Rauma, ...

24

Mar 2021
Suzano to enter the textile market with cellulose-based fibers

... to manufacture cellulose-based textile fibers in a joint venture based in Finland with plans to enter the market in 2022, informs Revista Globo Rural. The total investment in the joint venture will be ...

19

Mar 2021
Metsä Spring launches its new brand of textile fibers Kuura

Kuura fiber is made from pulp from Finland's Äänekoski bioproducts factory [PAID=]Metsä Spring, the innovation division of the Metsä group, has launched, during Japan Fashion Week, its new brand ...

10

Mar 2021
H&M and IKEA to build factory to produce textile fibers from wood

The project is budgeted at around EUR 35 million [PAID=]H&M and IKEA, which jointly own TreeToTextile, announced that they will build this year a factory specializing in the production of textile fibers ...

25

Feb 2021
International Paper acquires Berkley's Molded Fiber manufacturing divisio

Berkley MF provides in house design, manufacturing and distribution of custom molded fiber packaging products International Paper announced it has acquired Berkley International's Molded Fiber (pulp) ...

08

Feb 2021
Russian researchers develop method to produce carbon fibers from coal

... innovative method of producing carbon fibers based on the thermal dissolution of coal to create composite materials, informs Outpost North-West. The resulting material can be used in the aviation and ...

06

Jan 2021
Metsä Fiber and Havator enter service agreement

The agreement covers various special transport services, including lifting work, during the construction of the Kemi factory [PAID=]Finland-based Metsä Fiber, part of the Metsä Group, and Havator, ...

15

Dec 2020
Huhtamaki invests in new fiber packaging plant in Russia

The production of fiber packaging is expected to begin during the first quarter of 2022 Sustainable packaging solutions provider Huhtamaki is investing for further growth in Russia, reports the company ...

08

Dec 2020
Epson launches new dry fiber paper recycling system

The system provides fiber separation of waste paper, removes the ink and toner on the original document and regenerates new paper [PAID=]Epson has launched the PaperLab dry fiber paper recycling system, ...

03

Dec 2020
Starwood places order for Andritz to supply a new fiber production line

... Sanayi A.S. to supply a new fiber production line to its MDF plant in İnegöl, Turkey. The start-up is scheduled for the end of 2021. The scope of supply includes a complete fiber production line including ...

17

Nov 2020
Brazilian researchers develop product based on nanometric fibers to boost cement

... product is obtained based on the synthesis of nanometric fibers directly on the cement. They modify the mechanical properties of the original material after adding water, resulting in a product more resistant ...

17

Nov 2020
Brazilian researchers develop product based on nanometric fibers to boost cement

... product is obtained based on the synthesis of nanometric fibers directly on the cement. They modify the mechanical properties of the original material after adding water, resulting in a product more resistant ...

11

Nov 2020
Andritz launches new disc filter for thickening and fiber recovery

... fiber recovery. The new disc filter is suited to all system applications for many different pulp types and leads the way for upgraded performance and reliability in fiber processing. The PrimeFilter ...

30

Oct 2020
U.S. south central pulp fiber prices decline in the third quarter of 2020

The imbalance between lumber and paper prices put downward pressure on pulp fiber prices in the U.S. South Central region Amid fires, hurricanes, Covid and market volatility, lumber production surged ...

21

Oct 2020
Metsä Fiber and Lujabetoni sign agreement for the supply of concrete piles to bioproduct factory

The scope of the agreement foresees an expected supply of approximately 550,000 meters of piles [PAID=]Metsä Fiber Oy have entered into a preliminary agreement with Lujabetoni for the delivery of reinforced ...

14

Oct 2020
Suzano's president expects the price of short fiber pulp to increas

... a virtual debate at the 53rd International Congress of the Brazilian Technical Association of Pulp and Paper (ABTCP), reports Time24 News. He said that, as already seen in long fiber, there will be a ...

05

Oct 2020
Stora Enso launches new disposable spun fiber tablewares

The PureFiber products are manufactured without the use of plastic [PAID=]Finland-based Stora Enso has launched a new branded disposable spun fiber tableware, reports RosInvest. The new PureFiber tableware ...

11

Sep 2020
Lydall invests in new fine fiber meltblown production line for face masks

The new line will be installed at Lydall’s facility in Saint-Rivalain, France US-based Lydall announced on September 9, on its website, it has invested in a new production line to create fine fiber meltblown ...

25

Aug 2020
Sun Grant project to add cellulose fibers to asphalt

The use of renewable and sustainable ingredient aims to benefit the transportation industry Sun Grant is carrying out a research project to add cellulose fibers, harvested from agricultural residue and ...

11

Aug 2020
Kelheim Fibers introduces its new head of New Business Development department

Doctor of chemistry Marina Crnoja-Cosic is running the department since July 1 [PAID=]Germany's Kelheim Fibers announced in its website that doctor of chemistry Marina Crnoja-Cosic has been heading the ...

29

Jul 2020
Increases the use of recycled fibers in the European paper industry

The use of recycled paper increased 1.5 percent in 2019 [PAID=]In 2019, Europe produced around 90 million tons of paper and cardboard, 54.6 percent of which were made from recycled fibers. The European ...

24

Jul 2020
The use of recycled fibers increases in the paper industry

The use of recycled fibers has reached an all-time high in Europe’s paper industry [PAID=]In 2019, 54.6 percent of the paper and cardboard production in Europe, which amounted to 90 million tons, were ...

20

Jul 2020
ASTM proposes standard for Fiber-Reinforced Concrete

The standard will evaluate the concrete’s tensile performance The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) International has proposed a new standard to evaluate Fiber-Reinforced Concrete’s (FRC) ...

30

Jun 2020
Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches new fiber-based renewable packaging option

... snack packaging papers. “Our ‘from Plastic to Purpose’ campaign aims at raising awareness around the world regarding the possibility of fiber-based solutions as a renewable packaging option,” said ...

29

Jun 2020
Softwood and hardwood pulp producers see wood fiber costs declining

Declines were seen across several regions Costs of wood fiver fell for several hardwood pulp-producing countries around the world from the fourth quarter of 2019 to the first quarter of 2020, reports ...

26

Jun 2020
Global wood fiber costs decline in first quarter

Hardwood pulplog prices contracted from the fourth quarter of 2019 [PAID=]Wood fiber costs across the world declined in the first quarter of 2020, with the largest declines being seen in the US South, ...

17

Jun 2020
Valmet supplying new cooking and fiberline to Chinese paper mill

The new pulp mill will produce bleached hardwood kraft pulp Valmet will supply cooking and fiberline to Guangxi Sun Paper Co., Ltd’s new Beihai mill in China. The pulp mill will have a capacity of 800,000 ...

15

Jun 2020
Construction of first carbon-fiber reinforced concrete building begins in Germany

The project is scheduled to be completed by next spring The foundations for CUBE, the world’s first building made entirely of carbon-fiber reinforced concrete, were first poured in April, according to ...

09

Jun 2020
Construction of first carbon-fiber reinforced concrete begins in Germany

The project is scheduled to be completed by next spring [PAID=]The foundations for CUBE, the world’s first building made entirely of carbon-fiber reinforced concrete, were first poured in April, according ...

08

Jun 2020
Kadant Fiberline commissions new equipment at two Chinese mills

The company commissioned three new OCC systems Kadant Fiberline, a subsidiary of Kadant, announced it successfully started up three OCC systems at China’s Chaozhou Hefengte and Anhui Linping. The ...

20

May 2020
Södra develops new wood fiber for textile industry

The company’s new products will assist in promoting circularity in the industry Södra announced it is playing its part for the circular economy, in which wood fibre is a key part of the solution. With ...

19

May 2020
Sustana Fiber paper mill now accepting recovered cartons

The company’s paper mill in Quebec became the first in two decades to accept sorted recovered cartons in Canada Sustana Fiber’s paper mill in Lévis, Quebec, became the first in two decades to accept ...

18

May 2020
Briarwood Products acquires Italian partner in fiber cement sheet manufacturing

The product was developed specifically for the UK market Briarwood Products has acquired Italian manufacturer Landini, its partner in the production of a fiber cement sheet called Eurosix, which was ...

08

May 2020
Stora Enso develops new bio-based carbon fiber materials with Cordenka

The companies have signed a joint development agreement for the new products Stora Enso and Cordenka have signed a joint development agreement to develop precursors for bio-based carbon fiber, according ...

01

May 2020
Renholmen supplying equipment to Metsä Fiber’s new sawmill project

The group is reportedly building “the world’s most modern sawmill” Metsä Fiber, part of Metsä Group, makes the largest sawmill investment in Finnish history and builds the Nordic region's biggest sawmill ...

01

May 2020
Nippon Paper completes acquisition of Orora’s paperboard and fiber based packaging business

The business operates in Australia and New Zealand [PAID=]Nippon Paper Industries and Paper Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, announced completion of the purchase of Orora Limited’s ...

21

Apr 2020
French and U.K researchers use sisal fibers in 3D concrete printing

Scientists utilized fly ash and limestone powder as a binder together with Portland cement In their “Rheological properties of 3D printing concrete containing sisal fibers” study, researchers from ...

21

Apr 2020
French and U.K researchers use sisal fibers in 3D concrete printing

Scientists utilized fly ash and limestone powder as a binder together with Portland cement ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

25

Mar 2020
Voith supplying recycled fiber plant extension to Russian producer

... of existing recycled fiber line. A precedent plant audit was carried out by Voith in order to decide for the best solution in regard to final product quality, operating and investment costs. The order ...

04

Feb 2020
Forest Enhancement Society of BC allocates roughly CAD 3 million in grants to increase wood fiber use

The projects will turn wood waste from slash piles into wood pellets and pulp products [PAID=] The Forest Enhancement Society of BC announced it has allocated another $2,737,764 in grants for four ...

04

Feb 2020
Valmet to supply cooking and fiberline to Tamil Nadu Newsprint and Papers

An order with this scope of supply is usually valued in the range of EUR 20-30 million Valmet will deliver cooking and fiberline to Tamil Nadu Newsprint and Papers Ltd. (TNPL) for their unit 2, ...

31

Jan 2020
Willamette Falls Paper develops natural kraft paper from agricultural fibers

... is now available as natural kraft paper. Initially, Willamette Falls Paper will be producing natural kraft paper using a minimum of 30% agricultural fibers, in this case, wheat straw. Natural kraft paper ...

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