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Toscotec starts up tissue machine at Essel Kâğıt

Essel Kâgit started up an Ahead 2.2L tissue line supplied by Toscotec on a turnkey basis at its Osmaniye mill in Turkey. This is the fourth tissue machine that Toscotec fired up in a period of only three weeks in four different countries in Europe and Asia. The new PM3 is manufacturing high quality tissue paper for the local market.

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Heidelberg: Change at the top management

The Supervisory Board of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) today appointed Dr. Ludwin Monz (58) as the new CEO to succeed Rainer Hundsdörfer (65). Ludwin Monz will take over from Rainer Hundsdörfer at the start of the new financial year on April 1, 2022.

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Cepi Update

The European pulp and paper industry presents its contribution to the Three Billion Trees Initiative

The European pulp and paper industry fully supports the European Commission’s initiative to plant three billion additional trees in the EU by 2030. Cepi is ready to contribute to the long-term sustainable growth of forests. We believe this is the right strategy: forests need to be grown more, rather than their use limited.

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Stora Enso launches new fluff pulp grade with lower carbon footprint

Stora Enso has introduced the newest addition to its NaturaFluff pulp product portfolio, NaturaFluff Eco by Stora Enso. NaturaFluff Eco is a new fluff pulp grade with a lower carbon footprint, enabling producers of hygiene products – such as baby diapers, incontinence pads and feminine care – to offer consumers a new generation of environmentally friendly, absorbent hygiene products.

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Industriya Tsveta sets on Speedmaster XL 106-7+L with advanced Push to Stop solutions

The Russian packaging printer Industriya Tsveta located in St. Petersburg sets on the new Speedmaster XL 106-7+L printing press of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg). Intended for industrial packaging printing, the Speedmaster XL 106 at Industriya Tsveta boasts advanced solutions based on the Push to Stop concept. The drupa 2020 press generation was put into operation in June 2021. Now the owners can say with confidence that they have made the right choice.

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Flint Group Packaging announces a global price increase

Flint Group Packaging announces the intention to further increase the prices of all its ink and coating products for the Flexible Packaging, Paper & Board and Narrow Web markets. Increases will vary by product and will be applied throughout the remainder of 2021.

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GAW technologies receives order from Renewcell for pulp textile recycling

In autumn 2021, GAW technologies Graz / Austria was commissioned with the delivery of a continuous hydrosulphite dissolving system for the new textile recycling plant of Renewcell in Sundsvall / Sweden.

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Andritz starts up steel Yankee and air and energy systems at Kartogroup

International technology group Andritz has successfully started up the new steel Yankee and air and energy systems at Kartogroup España S.L., Burriana mill, Spain.

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Koenig & Bauer supports UN Global Compact

As a participant in the UN Global Compact initiative, Koenig & Bauer actively supports the implementation of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which define a framework for sustainable economic, ecological and social development. The UN Global Compact is the world’s largest initiative promoting sustainable and responsible corporate activity, and comprises a global network of more than 18,700 participating companies and organisations from 170 countries.

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Postpress processing with Ferag

In recent years, Ferag AG has created a complete technology portfolio for postpress processing of periodicals through continuous product development. As a result, Ferag customers can react appropriately at any time to changes in the market.

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Wepa starts up new tissue line supplied by Toscotec

Wepa and Toscotec started up an Ahead 2.2S tissue machine at Piechowice mill in Poland. The new line is part of a full turnkey supply by Toscotec, starting from the bale handling system and bridge crane up to the parent roll handling system. It produces premium quality recycled hygiene paper primarily for the Away-from-Home market.

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Valmet to rebuild pretreatment system for RE Energy’s biorefinery

Valmet will rebuild the pretreatment system for RE Energy’s biorefinery in Kalundborg, Denmark. The order was included in Valmet’s orders received of the second quarter 2021 and the delivery is planned for the first half of 2022. The value of the order will not be disclosed.

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