Paper/Forest Products/Containers

ProPak China 2020 is Coming - Tapping the Processing and Packaging Market in Asia

SHANGHAI, Sept. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Organised by Sinoexpo Informa Markets (former UBM Sinoexpo), ProPak China 2020, the 26th International Processing & Packaging Exhibition, will take place at the National Exhibition Convention Center Shanghai (NECC) from 22 to24 June 2020. This premier proc...

2019-09-27 22:00 853

Metsä Wood: Wood's Journey - Sustainably From Finnish Forests to Downtown Tokyo

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The spruce trees grown in Jukka Heikkonen's forest are soon to be used for building the Finnish Metsä Pavilion inJapan. During the Tokyo Summer Olympics in 2020, the stylish wooden pavilion will serve as a meeting point for the Finnish Olympic team. The ...

2019-09-25 19:28 662

Nordic Paper and SKF Sign Agreement Aimed at Increasing Productivity

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF and Nordic Paper have signed a five-year fee- and performance-based contract. The agreement aims to improve Nordic Paper's productivity, health and safety and sustainability performance. Nordic Paper is a pulp and paper manufacturer with ope...

2019-09-23 14:29 3834

MPCC Joins the Trident Alliance and Secures Scrubber Charters in Preparation for IMO2020

OSLO, Norway, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MPC Container Ships ASA (the "Company") is pleased to announce its enrolment in the Trident Alliance, a coalition of shipping owners and operators who share a common interest in effective, transparent enforcement of global sulphur regulations for the ...

2019-09-17 14:18 5282

F&B Packaging Suppliers Focus on Sustainable Solutions and eCommerce Distribution to Expand

SANTA CLARA, California, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan's latest analysis,Global Food and Beverage (F&B) Packaging Market, Forecast to 2030, reveals that the need to reduce material usage and develop more sustainable, durable and lighter-weight packaging solutions with lower pro...

2019-09-17 08:13 1188

Open Source Wood Challenge: Large Wall Panel Connections

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Metsa Wood's Open Source Wood is an open platform developed to connect people and innovation in the wood construction industry. Open Source Wood gathers ideas and designs from all corners of the globe and makes them available for all, free of charge. We ...

2019-09-03 16:45 1590

Metsä Wood: Green Construction and Living in Norway

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Verksbyen, a new green neighbourhood in Fredrikstad inNorway, showcases the future of sustainable living. As part of the project, construction company Arca Nova Bolig is building five five-storey apartment buildings situated in Capjon Park area in Verskby...

2019-08-28 18:44 1605

Metsä Wood : Cranleigh School's New Building Combines Steel Frame and Wood Elements

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cranleigh School in Surrey in the United Kingdom was established in 1865. As part of the historic school's campus development project, two old buildings have been renovated and turned into the van Hasselt Centre - a new building with teaching space and a ...

2019-07-31 16:31 494

Noluma Certifies China's First-Ever Light-Protected Yogurt

Body Knows™ with LGG probiotics improves intestinal health while light protected packaging preserves yogurt's taste and nutrients WILMINGTON, Delaware, July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Noluma International, LLC , the leader in light protection technology, today announced a new partnership with Guong...

2019-07-23 21:00 2072

Safety Comes First in Redesigned Wild Goose Canning Systems and Meheen Bottling Lines

New features on canning and bottling lines focus on operator safety BOULDER, Colorado, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wild Goose Filling Systems today announced new features on both their canning and bottling lines that enhance safety for operators. Having a continuous focus on operator safety, Wi...

2019-07-02 22:00 1769

Metsä Wood: No Waste - Wiser and More Sustainable Building With Wood Products

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The construction sector continues consuming globally around one third of the planet's already limited resources1. Building with wood products like Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber) enables the vitally important change towards sustainable building. "Ou...

2019-06-27 16:09 1144

Roofing With Extremely Long Wooden Elements for an Indoor Swimming Pool in Luxembourg

WASHINGTON, United States, May 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- German architectural officeAuer Weber designed the roof structure for the new indoor swimming pool at the Sports Centre Cents inLuxembourg. The ceiling was built using extremely long wooden elements, extending up to 23.75 metres. This enable...

2019-05-29 20:26 748

FORCS opens a new regional office in Brussels to meet the rising corporate demand for paperless solutions

SINGAPORE, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid an age of rising technology, the global demand for efficiency and flexibility in doing business has increased dramatically. As a result, FORCS (KOSDAQ: 189690), a global eForm and reporting solutions provider, is opening a new regional office inBrussel...

2019-05-14 10:00 8991

11th Asia Sustainable Oil Palm Summit Spotlights on Sustainability, New Technologies, Certifications

JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the face of EU's ban on palm oil in biofuels and the resulting trade war withIndonesia and Malaysia, the Jakarta summit will start off with a Keynote Speech by Nicholas Whittle, CFO, PT Sawit Sumbermas Sarana - 'The Indonesian Palm Oil

2019-05-14 10:00 2646

ProPak Asia 2019 to showcase over 860 exhibitors in PackagingTechAsia Zone

BANGKOK, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- When visitors head to ProPak Asia 2019 from the 12 to 15 June at BITEC,Bangkok, hosted by UBM-THAILAND, they will be able to visit the PackagingTechAsia zone, which will showcase over 860 exhibitors and 3,000 pieces of innovative solutions, specifically focuse...

2019-05-08 11:00 783

FOR FOREST Due to Be Unveiled in Austria This September

VIENNA, May 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FOR FOREST - The Unending Attraction of Nature is a temporary art intervention by Klaus Littmann that will transform Wo rthersee football stadium in Klagenfurt intoAustria's largest public art installation from 9 September -27 October 2019.

2019-05-02 22:30 2297

Elegant Metsa Pavilion - Finnish Wooden Architecture in Tokyo

WASHINGTON, United States, April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The wooden Metsa Pavilion is to be used by Finnish athletes and companies during the Tokyo Summer Olympics in 2020. The building will be made entirely from Metsa Wood's Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber) elements. This pavilion is an exa...

2019-04-29 15:40 730

WRI's Wood Fiber Prices Indices Reached Four-year Highs in Late 2018 as Costs for Wood Chips and Pulplogs Moved Upward in Most Regions Aound the World

SEATTLE, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood fiber costs ranged between 45% and 70% of the cash costs for the production of pulp around the world in the 4Q/18. The costs for wood chips and pulplogs were generally higher worldwide in 2018 than in 2017 with both the Softwood Fiber Price Index (S...

2019-04-25 11:07 1041

TTM Technologies Purchases Two Nano Dimension Additive Manufacturing Systems, Expanding Total to Three Printers

NESS ZIONA, Israel, April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nano Dimension Ltd

2019-04-24 12:54 964

New Kerto LVL Line Starts Test Runs at Metsa Wood's Punkaharju Mill

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Metsa Wood has started test runs on the new 65,000-cubic-metre Kerto LVL line at the Punkaharju mill. The investment will increase the mill's production of Kerto LVL by about 50 per cent. The installation phase of the investment project, launched at the ...

2019-03-27 17:15 857
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