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Maximizing Efficiency with Advanced Spray Nozzle Technology

Spray nozzles are used for cleaning fabrics, felts, and wires in various manufacturing processes. High-quality spray nozzles help remove contaminants efficiently, keep production processes running smoothly, and maintain high operational standards.

Refining defines success at Industria Cartaria Tivoli tissue mill

The team at Industria Cartaria Tivoli turned to AFT to provide their new MaxEdge™ low consistency refiner and customized Finebar® MiniSegments™.

Maximizing Efficiency through Vacuum Optimization

How to Save Energy up to 30–70% in Paper Machine Vacuum System

Holmen is establishing additional wind power on its land

Holmen's Board has decided to invest SEK 1.5 billion in the construction of Blisterliden Wind Farm in Skellefteå Municipality.

Södra to invest in green electricity generation at Mörrum

Södra has decided to invest in a new condensing turbine in the pulp mill at Mörrum, which will increase the county of Blekinge’s electricity generation by 20 percent.

Facts About Energy Use and The Paper Industry

The paper industry plays a vital role in our daily lives. Paper is all around us in our homes, schools and offices. It’s a product to feel good about because the industry has taken steps to advance sustainability through energy efficiency.

Tips to prevent your paper sheeting or winding machine from becoming obsolete

If there are obsolete devices in your paper and boar sheeting or winding machine, they could be at risk of permanent shutdown. To ensure this does not happen, and based on experience, we have put together these recommendations that could help you.


Unexpected freezes can make maintaining process flows and accurate flow measurement challenging.

Extending the Cycle Life of an Industrial Battery: What Makes a Battery Last?

In the fast-evolving world of industrial lithium batteries, extending cycle life— the number of charge and discharge cycles a battery can endure before significant degradation occurs—is one of the key advantages over the incumbent lead-acid technology.

Enhancing suction roll performance with TrackLight AR

Suction zones and seal strips are typically inaccessible within the suction roll.

World’s first fully electric tissue machine announced by Toscotec and Fortissue

Portuguese tissue manufacturer Fortissue is partnering with Toscotec for a groundbreaking project on PM1 at its facility in Viana do Castelo, Northern Portugal.

Runtech Systems delivers ropeless tail threading to Munksjo Caieiras Ltda, Brazil

Runtech delivers a ropeless tail threading systems to Munksjo Caieiras Ltda, Brazil.

Mondi's SHE Stand Down Programme in the Americas: Promoting Safety and Engagement

In 2023, Mondi launched the SHE (Safety, Health, and Environment) Stand Down programme across its plants in the Americas to enhance awareness and prevention of severe injuries.

An Inspiring Leadership: Les Powell and His Commitment to Safety at International Paper

International Paper highlights one of its dedicated employees, Les Powell, the Environmental Health, Safety and Security Manager at the Carrolton Beltline mill in Dallas.

PSSMA Announces 2023 Safety Award Winners

COOPERSBURG, PA (May 23, 2024) – The Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA) has announced the winners of its annual Safety Awards Program for paper shipping sack manufacturing plants in 2023.

Metsä Group: Committed to Innovation

Finnish-based Metsä Group is very much a company on the move with a firm vision for the future.

Marlboro Mill: 34 Years of Excellence Built on People

Recently, Domtar published an article about its Marlboro's mill in Bennettsville, South Carolina.

Watch Your Wingman

It’s rumored that the Eiffel Tower is so large, it takes a year for maintenance crews to finish painting its exterior, by which time they go back to the beginning and start again. The same could probably be said for a paper or pulp mill.