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New Ideas, New Products

Euro Vast knows it has to continually innovate to stay competitive. GRAEME RODDEN Euro Vast continues to thrive despite its relative small size compared with some other tissue producers. And, it has great hopes for the future. The Tuscan-based tissue producer can put out about 115,000 metric tpy, up about 25,000 metric tons since 2015. Turnover in 2017 was about ...

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Reducing MRO Inventory Using RCM Principles

Tissue mills can benefit as well as paper mills producing all grades JAY SHELLOGG Tissue mills, like many other capital intensive industries, know that cost cutting from the maintenance budget can be a difficult task when done in an environment of fixing broken equipment. With no understanding of when and why equipment is failing, there are too many unknowns to ...

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2016 Edition of TAPPI Tissue360 Forum Best Yet

Eleven sessions examine alternative fibers, process optimization, yankee operation TISSUE360o STAFF REPORT The 2016 TAPPI Tissue Forum at PaperCon, May 16-18, in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, features one of the most expansive and in-depth technical programs since the Forum series began in Atlanta in 2013. This year’s program includes 11 sessions that span three days of PaperCon, exploring a full spectrum ...

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