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July 26, 2017

Resolute appoints Patrice Minguez tissue group president

Resolute Forest Products has named Patrice Minguez president of the tissue group, where he will oversee all tissue operations as well as sales and marketing functions in this newly created role.

Global forest and paper Q1 net earnings: PwC

The largest Western and Eastern Canadian-based forest products companies reported overall higher net earnings in the first quarter of 2017 compared to the first quarter of 2016.

Tembec shareholders agree to acquisition

Rayonier Advanced Materials (Rayonier) has at last received support from Tembec’s two largest shareholders.

FPInnovations receives Omond Solandt Award

FPInnovations has received the Omond Solandt Award, which is presented annually to a public or private organization that has made an “outstanding contribution to operational research in Canada.”
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Irving leaps forward

When Irving Pulp and Paper started up its new continuous pulping operation in March 2016, it was a milestone in the Canadian pulp and paper industry. » Read More

The Voith Paper Webshop aims to simplify ordering of spare parts

According to Voith, the new online platform allows all information about a machine, from the original delivery to the order history and operating instructions, to be viewed at a glance. » Read More

Kadant introduces Ultimate Blade Line for high-performance doctoring

The company says the doctor blade line incorporates nanotechnology-enhanced resins which are manipulated on a molecular scale to provide a composite resin matrix with “increased resistance to chipping, improved inter-laminar bonding, and a lower coefficient of friction compared to conventional blades.” » Read More

Specialty Papers US

September 19-21, 2017
Location: Milwaukee, Wis.
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Paperworld China 2017

September 21-23, 2017
Location: Shanghai, China
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Tissue 2017 Conference & Expo

October 3-6, 2017
Location: Miami, Fla.
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50° Pulp and Paper International Congress

October 23-25, 2017
Location: São Paulo, Brazil
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