Engineering News | Paper, Pulp and Board http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/paper-pulp-and-board Sat, 27 May 2017 19:39:16 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Success abounds in paper recycling and recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/success-abounds-in-paper-recycling-and-recovery-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446604 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sustainable industry dispels misconceptions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-industry-dispels-misconceptions-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446614 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Association sets 2020 target http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-recycling-association-sets-2020-target-2016-03-25 Robyn Wilkinson Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403461 1458291430 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000522261_resized_unknown2.jpeg RECYCLING IMPERATIVE Prasa urges businesses and individuals alike to maximise opportunities for paper recycling 511 287 Contraction of paper industry unlikely despite challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/contraction-for-paper-industry-unlikely-despite-challenges-2016-03-25 Robyn Wilkinson Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403824 1458291430 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000523309_resized_forestry31022.jpg FORESTRY The paper industry aims to stimulate rural development and improve timber yield through forestry initiatives 511 287 Mill upgrade set to increase capacity by 60 000 t/y http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mill-upgrade-set-to-increase-capacity-by-60-000-ty-2016-03-25 Robyn Wilkinson Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403603 1458291430 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Plan in motion to manage carbon tax uncertainties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plan-in-motion-to-manage-carbon-tax-uncertainties-2016-03-25 Robyn Wilkinson Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403541 1459231152 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000522517_resized_biomasswoodchips1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sappi envisions growth in renewable resources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-envisions-growth-in-renewable-resources-2016-03-25 Robyn Wilkinson Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403821 1459231179 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000523298_resized_sappisouthernafricaceoalexthielatngodwanamill1022duane.jpg ALEX THIEL Sappi is excited about upgrades to the Ngodwana and Saiccor mills, in line with the company’s new vision for itself 511 287 Industry body prioritises education, empowers full-time employees http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-prioritises-education-empowers-full-time-employees-2015-03-27 Kimberley Smuts Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 362979 1427113665 1427407200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000404111_resized_landfilllargestock1022.jpg RECYCLING REWARDS One tonne of recovered paper saves three cubic metres of landfill space, reducing costs for municipalities 511 287 Local paper producer remains committed to local industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-paper-producer-remains-committed-to-local-industry-2015-03-27 David Oliveira Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364699 1427382104 1427407200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000408433_resized_nightpanoramaresizedmedium1022.jpeg Sappi's significant investments in four of its mills, including its Ngodwana Mill (pictured here), have culminated in the expansion of the company's pulping and fibre production capacity 511 287 Mpact revenue rises to R8.6bn in tough 2014 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-revenue-rises-to-r86bn-in-tough-2014-2015-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 363319 1427113665 1427407200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New tax mooted by DEA could impact negatively on paper industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tax-mooted-by-dea-could-impact-negatively-on-paper-and-packaging-industry-2015-03-27 Kimberley Smuts Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 363022 1427113664 1427407200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000404240_resized_editedpicrecyclingitemsstock1022.jpeg POTENTIAL CONSEQUENCES There is no guarantee that an EPR tax will feed money back into developing the paper and packaging sector 511 287 Paper industry doing well, despite struggling economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-industry-doing-well-despite-struggling-economy-2015-03-27 Kimberley Smuts Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 363067 1427113664 1427407200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000404100_resized_chippingplantcreditsappi31022.jpg GROWTH PROJECTION The paper industry’s energy-saving initiatives are paying off amidst South Africa's stagnant economy 511 287 Rope-access specialist continues with repair services for Sappi mills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-specialist-continues-with-repair-services-for-sappi-mills-2015-03-27 Kimberley Smuts Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 363178 1427113665 1427407200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000404022_resized_cement071022.jpg Skyriders technicians use ropes to abseil down into confined spaces as a means of moving from point A to point B. 511 287 Zest WEG signs long-term deal with paper mill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-energy-solutions-provider-signs-long-term-service-agreement-with-paper-mill-2015-03-27 Jonathan Rodin Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 362912 1427113664 1427407200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000404388_resized_0000403199resizedpaperpulpfeaturepic041022.jpeg INCREASED EFFICIENCY The 48 MW TGM multiextraction condensing steam turbine rotor, which is designed to maximise efficiency and power generation capability 511 287 Air motors ideal for use in paper, pulp and board industy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-motors-ideal-for-use-in-paper-pulp-and-board-industries-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 322838 1395731563 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000294084_resized_depragairmotordowsondobson20141022.jpg DEPRAG AIR MOTOR Dowson & Dobson stocks a range of Deprag air motors which are made entirely from stainless steel 511 287 Association upbeat about stressed industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-upbeat-about-stressed-industries-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 323243 1395731564 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000295237_resized_janemolony1022.jpg JANE MOLONY The paper, pulp and board sectors employ 146 000 people who are involved in every process, from planting the trees to making the paper 511 287 Cellulose production provides new opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/special-cellulose-production-provides-company-with-new-opportunities-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 323025 1396164048 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000294621_resized_sappiwetspecialisedcellulosepulp1022.jpg WET SPECIALISED CELLULOSE Sappi has a 20% global share in all special cellulose production, which generates about R7-billion in yearly revenues for South Africa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/48566_2014-02-04_sappi_-_hd_web.mp412032950Sappi Southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel discusses the company's current operations and its future prospects. Sappi Southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel discusses the company's current operations and its future prospects. Company contributes to job creation through paper recycling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-contributes-to-job-creation-through-paper-recycling-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 322956 1395731563 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000294405_resized_pietmatentshiinhistruck1022.jpg PILING IT ON Piet Matentshi has been running a successful business for more than ten years, collecting recovered paper and delivering it to Mpact’s paper mills 511 287 Company empowers rural communities to grow trees for timber use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-empowers-rural-communities-to-grow-trees-for-timber-use-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 323056 1395731564 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000294681_resized_yorktimbersabiemill5104131022duane.jpg EMPOWERING RURAL COMMUNITIES Project Grow comprises more than 4 500 tree growers, from small individual growers to larger community projects, farming on about 19 250 ha 511 287 Paper remains important in the digital age, despite criticism http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-remains-important-in-the-digital-age-despite-criticism-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 323101 1395731564 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000294832_resized_paperrecycling1022.jpg PAPER AND BOARD RECYCLING Paper is not only biodegradable but also recyclable 511 287 R20m invested in packager’s product line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r20m-invested-into-packagers-product-line-2014-03-28 Ilan Solomons Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0200 322927 1395731563 1395957600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000294325_resized_huhtamakisouthafrica1022.jpg HUHTAMAKI SOUTH AFRICA MANAGEMENT National sales and marketing manager Henry Nel, Atlantis plant manager Athool Lakhoo and GM Wil Rigby 511 287 Company supplies automated valves to paper manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-supplies-automated-valves-to-paper-manufacturer-2013-03-08 Chantelle Kotze Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0200 283360 1362464077 1362693600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Crane company secures pulp and paper contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crane-company-secures-paper-and-pulp-contract-2013-03-08 Chantelle Kotze Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0200 283298 1362464077 1362693600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Focus on high-margin business areas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-manufacturer-focuses-on-high-margin-business-areas-2013-03-08 Chantelle Kotze Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0200 283345 1362464077 1362693600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Local operations, community engagement essential in paper industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-operations-community-engagement-essential-in-paper-industry-2013-03-08-1 Chantelle Kotze Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0200 283305 1362464077 1362693600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Pulp demand increases while some paper grades slump http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pulp-demand-increases-while-some-paper-grades-slump-2013-03-08 Chantelle Kotze Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0200 283290 1362464077 1362693600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Government-funded company considers exporting its products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-funded-company-still-going-strong-2012-03-09 Yolandi Booyens Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0200 248659 1332503859 1331244000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Industry bodies emphasise sustainability of SA forestry sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-sustainability-and-environmental-benefits-of-sas-forestry-sector-2012-03-09 Yolandi Booyens Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0200 248181 1331021158 1331244000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local company broadening its product range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-broadening-its-product-range-2012-03-09 Yolandi Booyens Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0200 248658 1331021160 1331244000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Paper products manufacturer acquires laser technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-paper-company-to-bring-new-laser-technology-into-market-2012-03-09 Yolandi Booyens Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0200 248042 1331021156 1331244000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Skills shortage a weak link in the paper chain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-shortage-a-weak-link-in-the-paper-chain-2012-03-09 Yolandi Booyens Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0200 248197 1331021156 1331244000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Drying system optimisation reduces energy consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/system-optimisation-results-in-reduced-energy-consumption-2011-03-04 Henry Lazenby Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 +0200 217982 1298961672 1299189600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Expansion on the cards for local paper distributor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expansion-on-the-cards-for-local-paper-distributor-2011-03-04 Henry Lazenby Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 +0200 217991 1298961673 1299189600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New spray technology results in increased throughput http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-spray-technology-results-in-increased-throughput-2011-03-04 Henry Lazenby Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 +0200 218021 1298961675 1299189600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Retailer spearheads paper grocery bags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/retailer-spearheads-paper-grocery-bags-2011-03-04 Henry Lazenby Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 +0200 218027 1298961677 1299189600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Scientists develop erasable paper http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/erasable-paper-developed-2011-03-04 Henry Lazenby Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 +0200 218009 1298961675 1299189600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Broader mix for paper 
machine supplier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/broader-mix-for-paper-machine-supplier-2010-03-05 Eleanor Seggie Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 05 Mar 2010 00:00:00 +0200 185570 1267538700 1267740000 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Exports on the rise for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-paper-industry-increases-exports-2010-03-05 Eleanor Seggie Paper, Pulp and Board Fri, 05 Mar 2010 00:00:00 +0200 185628 1267510747 1267740000 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0