Tag : Finland

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Going Green On The Go

Answering to the packaging needs of a growing market for takeaway food, Metsä Board’s new eco-barrier paperboard offers a sustainable and cost-efficient option. At the offices of OffsetKolmio Oy, a printing house situated in Hämeenlinna, Finland, the company’s Managing Director Kimmo Jokinen has laid out a selection of test packages......

Bashundhara Group Finalized Deal with Valmet to Procure Latest Packaging Paper Technology

Manik Seth
Bashundhara Group will establish a packaging paper manufacturing facility in Bangladesh with world’s latest technology by Valmet to produce high-quality products as import substitutes. January 19, 2017 Bashundhara Group recently signed an agreement with renowned Finland-based Valmet Technologies Inc. Valmet offer the latest technology for the manufacturers to produce high-quality......

The Road Ahead for Paper & Paperboard Industry

Manik Seth
The inaugural session and ensuing technical sessions at Paperex, Chennai canvassed the major issues and future strategy of all the segments of paper and paperboards based on virgin, agro, and recycled pulp. Paperex South India held its 4th International Technical Conference & Exhibition on Pulp, Paper, Conversion and Allied Industry......

UPM Biofuels Wins Pulp and Paper Industry's Bio Strategy Award 2016

Manik Seth
In addition to the Bio Strategy Award category, UPM also won the Financial Strategy award at the PPI 2016 Awards. November 22, 2016 UPM has received the PPI Bio Strategy Award 2016 for its biofuels business in Brussels, Belgium. The PPI Awards are the only global awards that are dedicated......

Stora Enso Plans Consolidation of Corrugated Packaging Production in Finland

Manik Seth
As part of the possible consolidation, Stora Enso would invest approximately EUR 19 million in new machinery and supporting infrastructure in Lahti. September 15, 2016 Stora Enso plans to consolidate manufacturing of corrugated packaging in Finland to its Lahti plant. The objective is to improve profitability and competitiveness by creating......

UPM Paper Asia Soon to Become UPM Specialty Papers

Manik Seth
The new name, UPM Specialty Papers, would highlight the business area’s strategic focus on specialty papers and global operations. September 30, 2016 UPM announced that UPM Paper Asia business area will be renamed UPM Specialty Papers, effective 1 October 2016. The new name highlights the business area’s strategic focus on......

Kotkamills' Flying Eagle Successfully Started Up in July

Manik Seth
Bellmer Vaahto has been the main supplier of the 5, 4m wide magazine paper machine conversion into board production at Kotkamills in Finland. BM2, the Flying Eagle machine, was started up in July according to the plan. The machine produces high quality consumer boards for demanding global customers. A range......

A Mid-way Solution to Technology Requirements in India

Manik Seth
PMP being specialist technology churner for the paper industry has a host of cost-effective yet global technology offerings fine-tuned to India’s requirement. PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) – a global provider of tissue, paper, and board technology, has been supporting pulp and paper industry for over 160 years. The company with......

Kemira Gets a Start-up Contract From Kotkamills in a Paper Machine Conversion Project

Manik Seth
The start-up of the rebuilt machine is scheduled for June 2016 February 19, 2016 Kemira has been awarded a start-up contract in the “Flying Eagle” project of Kotkamills mill in Kotka, Finland. During the project, the current magazine paper machine (PM2) will be converted into a high performance food service......