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VPK Group Orders Grade Conversion Rebuild From Valmet

The board machine with a 9,550-mm-wide fabric produces fluting and testliner grades with a basis weight range of 75–135 g/m2. The design speed of the new parts will be 1,300 m/min with an annual capacity of 450,000 tonnes. December 23, 2021 Valmet will supply a grade conversion rebuild to VPK’s......
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Wires & Fabriks Limited: A Step Ahead

Paper machine clothing (PMC) plays an important role in paper-making. To gather the latest information about PMC products and value-added services, the Paper Mart team spoke with Mr. Alok Maheshwari, Senior Manager –Technical Services, Wires & Fabriks (S.A.) Limited – a knowledgeable paper-maker with more than 20 years of experience......
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200 years of Heimbach: The history of the future

In 1811, a time when Napoleon still reigned in the Dueren region in Germany, Thomas Joseph Heimbach laid the foundation stone of today's Heimbach. By the middle of the 19th century, Heimbach had already ceased to produce any clothing apparel and was focussed exclusively on the manufacture of felts for paper machines. With a product portfolio including forming fabrics, press...
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Forming FABRIC Trends

In the recent past, Indian Paper Industry has been going through exciting as well as challenging times. The globalization of Indian economy has brought vibrancy to Indian paper Industry and added to this, the consumer has now become very much quality and price conscious. This has led to the mills looking inwards and work continuously in pursuit of upgrading their...