Voith’s new MultiSeal Plus sealing technology improves processes in the dryer section of paper machines. Thanks to a shorter high-vacuum zone, the fabric deflection is significantly reduced and fabric wear is decreased. In addition, the adjustable SkySeal Plus sealing strips consistently optimize fabric runs and extend maintenance intervals. The entire sealing technology upgrades the web stabilization system ProRelease+ and results in better performance and an increase in machine speed.
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Fujian Jinmin Reconstituted Tobacco Development Co., Ltd. has chosen Toscotec’s TT SYD-18FT steel Yankee dryer, in order to benefit from high energy efficiency and drying capacity. Start-up is scheduled for June 2017.
BW Papersystems and its brands MarquipWardUnited, WillPemcoBielomatik, Kugler-Womako and BW Bielomatik will present its wide range of solutions for stationery and digital print converting as well as for folio sheeting at drupa 2016. The world’s largest printing trade fair, will take place May 31 to June 10, 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Under the motto “We are Paper Converting. We are BW Papersystems.” and on 458 sqm, in hall 10 at booth D20, the companies for the first time will be exhibiting together as a group.
PM 11 at the Hallsta Paper Mill is producing paper again, ninety-nine days after the fire hit the pulp production in November. The pulp production is running since Friday evening and the paper machine started producing paper on Sunday night.
Double A will exhibit its unique biotechnology capability which translates into smoother paper, double-sided printability and superior bulk for better printing. Double A’s unique trees produce 30 million fiber per gram, giving Double A these distinct properties. The Double A MENA team will be on hand at stand Z1-C12 in Zabeel Hall of Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center from March 1st to 3rd 2016 to showcase their capabilities.
“And the Oscar goes to…“ – these magic words will once again make 24 movie stars very happy at the 88th presentation of the Academy Awards. The famous stage at the Dolby Theater will also feature a little piece of Voith, when the world’s entertainment industry is looking excitedly at the golden envelopes. Because the paper for the envelopes, which currently contain the presumably 24 best kept secrets of the film industry, originates from a paper machine made by Voith.
Valmet will supply a paper machine wet end rebuild to Khanna Paper Mills Private Limited located in Amritsar, India. The main targets of the rebuild are to improve end product quality, increase production and add paper grades by extending the basis weight range. The start-up of the rebuilt paper machine PM 5 is scheduled for the first quarter of 2017.
Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc. (MPM), a family-owned manufacturer that delivers high-performance specialty papers for the technical, packaging and printing markets, today announces new strategic development utilizing Michelman materials. Michelman is a global developer of water-based and functional print receptive coatings. Monadnock has commercialized their next-generation of mill-applied coating solutions to satisfy the increasingly demanding performance standards for HP Indigo qualified print media.
Valmet will supply a paper machine wet end rebuild for the Kirkniemi mill of Sappi Finland Operations Oy in Finland. The start-up of the rebuilt machine is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2016.
Under its innovation programs, Imerys has developed FiberLean™ MFC, a mineral/micro-fibrillated cellulose (MFC) composite which is produced using a patented and innovative manufacturing technology. This new product has great potential in multiple industries. The first commercial applications are in the paper and packaging markets, where this composite product allows paper & packaging producers to improve quality and/or significantly increase the mineral filler loading in the sheet to achieve productivity gains and reduced cost.