Sweet success: Fortress looks ahead to biorefining
S2G acquisition broadens the forest product company’s global perspective.
Resolute and FPInnovations invest $21M in bio-chemicals from wood pilot
Converts wood chips to a sugar stream and a hydrolysis lignin stream but does not produce pulp.
Tembec expects $55M from Quebec big user electricity rebate program
A $136 million capital investment in Temiscaming specialty cellulose plant qualifies it for about 40%.
Resolute, Mercer launch biomaterial R&D joint-venture
Partnership will focus on the development of commercial applications for wood-based cellulose filaments.
Pump failure delays startup of cogen at Fortress cellulose mill
Company must perform 100 hours of mandatory grid testing to the replaced water pump.
Fortress Paper mill conversion ramps up after recent problems
Co-generation project at Thurso, Que. cellulose mill nears completion.
Lignol signs 5-year development deal
FPInnovations and Lignol will advance cellulose applications
More value from each tree
Catalyst Paper and Domtar are investing in generating power and developing new materials from their manufacturing processes.