Month: June 2017

Are you Correll Tissue’s next managing director?

Introduction Correll Tissue is a subsidiary of the commercial printing and manufacturing Group Novus Holdings, which has a proven track record in Africa. As the primary tissue paper manufacturing plant of Novus Holdings, this division allows the Group to expand its manufacturing operations in the paper industry by harnessing the potential of waste paper – currently produced by the extensive printing operations of the Group – in the production of tissue paper. Since acquiring Correll Tissue in 2014, the Group…

ANDRITZ to rebuild board machine for Knauf Petroboard


ANDRITZ has received an order from AO Knauf Petroboard to rebuild the KM 2 board machine at its mill in Kommunar, Russia. The board machine – with a basis weight range from 100-320 g/m2, a working width of 4,260 mm, and a design speed of 700 m/min – has an annual capacity of 155,000 t/a for production of gypsum board made of 100% waste paper raw material. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2018. The rebuild includes the…

Valmet launches new Industrial Internet offering and starts partnership with Tieto

Industrial Internet
Credit: Industrial Internet

Valmet takes its Industrial Internet services to the next level by launching a new offering and opening four Performance Centers for energy, pulp, paper and board and tissue customers. At the same time, Valmet has signed a partnership agreement with Tieto, which is the first step in building a leading Industrial Internet ecosystem bringing the key players together.    “Valmet is the leading process technology, automation and services provider for pulp, paper and energy industries globally. The technologies we provide…