BRUSSELS, May 22, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Bosnian kraft paper and recycled containerboard maker Natron Hayat was struck by flooding on May 15. The firm has decided to suspend production as a precautionary measure, Natron Hayat's executive director for sales and marketing Cenap Gure said.
BRUSSELS, May 22, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Smurfit Kappa is set to invest Euro 27 million ($37 million) in order to convert its 65,000 tonne/year virgin fiber linerboard machine PM 1 into a 30,000 tonne/yr unbleached machine-glazed (MG) PM at its Sangüesa mill in Spain. The conversion plan will result in the mill's PM 1 being renamed PM 4.
The conversion plan will result in the mill's PM 1 being renamed PM 4.
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, May 22, 2014 (Press Release) -Bohui Paper is enthusiastic: Since 2013 the Voith supplied BM 3 runs to the complete satisfaction of the Chinese board and paper manufacturer. "After a very fast start-up, we have soon been producing paper of perfect quality.
GRAZ, Austria, May 22, 2014 (Press Release) -GAW technologies GmbH has received an order from Middle East Paper Co. (MEPCO), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, for a Working Station (Modernization of filtration to the SpeedSizer and for the Warmwater Supply for filter flushing) at the PM3 of the paper mill in Jeddah.
SINGAPORE, May 21, 2014 (RISI) -Cheng Yang Paper, the subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) operating in Vietnam, has resumed operations at its sole recycled containerboard mill in Binh Duong province after it was forced to shut down for a few days when anti-China protests broke out on May 13.
HARTSVILLE, SC, May 21, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today opened its new Display and Packaging office in Bentonville, Ark., which will provide point-of-purchase displays and fulfillment services.
WASHINGTON, DC, May 21, 2014 (Press Release) -The Paper and Paper-based Packaging Board announces the selection of Mary Anne Hansan as Executive Director of the Paper Check-off program.
CINCINNATI, OH, May 21, 2014 (Press Release) -Michelman continues to invest resources and capital to strengthen its ColorCoat line of water based color coatings. The company has dedicated specific lab and manufacturing capacity at its headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA to color matching capabilities, development and manufacturing of ColorCoat.
BRUSSELS, May 21, 2014 (RISI) -Holmen's packaging arm Iggesund Paperboard has finalized a program to cut back on personnel at its Workington mill in the UK, lowering the site's salary costs by around 10%, Holmen president and CEO Henrik Sjölund said in a presentation of the firm's results in early May.