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June 19, 2019

Global pulp shipments down in Q1 2019

Wood Resources International has reported that global pulp shipments are down 4.1 per cent in Q1 2019 over Q1 2018 in the latest issue of Wood Resource Quarterly.

Allnorth to engineer new straw pulp mill in Germany

The Vancouver-based engineering and construction services company is providing the engineering for a new non-wood pulp mill in Germany.

Georgia-Pacific to shutter some U.S. mill operations for bleached board, particleboard

The company says the decision, announced Jun. 4, was based on an assessment of the mill's ability to compete effectively in the bleached board market.

Voith launches new website for PaperSchool training course

Voith has launched an online learning portal for PaperSchool, its collection of training courses covering all aspects of the paper manufacturing process.

Domtar names Marie Cyr new Dryden mill manager

Domtar Corporation has announced Marie Cyr as manager of the company’s mill in Dryden, Ontario, effective August 1, 2019.
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Canfor Pulp temporarily curtailing Taylor BCTMP mill

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Electronic lockout system by Ontario machine builder simplifies machine safety

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