France

  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö signs a 100 million face mask material contract with the French Government Resilience program

    Etiketter: The pulp and paper industry
    Ahlstrom-Munksjö has developed a face mask material as part of the Resilience project, administrated by the French Government. During May, the company will produce material equivalent to 100 million face masks for civil servants in contact with the public such as police, prison administration and social workers as well as companies active in essential sectors e.g. food, energy, water and waste. / Ahlstrom-Munksjö
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  • Metsä Wood: Modular wooden living on the rooftops of Poissy

    Etiketter: Wood
    In response to housing challenges and environmental issues in urban areas, extending buildings upwards is a logical solution. As part of an urban development project in Poissy, near Paris, 33 new apartments were constructed on top of existing residential buildings. The apartments were built with prefabricated wooden modules made from fast, light and green Kerto® LVL products. Thanks to the prefabrication and light wooden structures, the construction took only six months to complete. / Metsä Wood
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  • Building upwards in Paris: a solution showcased by several projects

    Etiketter: Wood
    The hyper-urbanisation of the world cities requires new solutions for housing construction. The building permit figures in Paris show a growing interest in building upwards. / Metsä
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  • SCA continues to improve efficiency of tissue production in Europe

    Etiketter: The pulp and paper industry
    To further improve efficiency and strengthen the competitiveness of its tissue operations, SCA has decided to implement restructuring measures at its production plants in Hondouville and Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, France. The restructuring measures are aligned with the company’s strategy to improve production efficiency in order to drive cost and capital efficiency and further increase value creation in the Tissue business area. / SCA
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  • SCA to close production plant in France

    Etiketter: The pulp and paper industry
    As part of SCA’s ongoing cost-savings program related to the acquisition of Georgia-Pacific’s European tissue operations, SCA will close the tissue production plant in Saint-Cyr-en-Val, France. The production plant has an annual capacity of 35,000 tons. Production will be discontinued in October 2015. / SCA
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  • SCA to slash jobs in France

    Etiketter: The pulp and paper industry
    SCA will cut posts in its facilities in France. The move follows SCA's acquisition of Georgia-Pacific's (GP) European tissue operations concluded in July 2012. "The time has come for SCA in France to bring to completion the process of integrating former GP activities, to adapt its organisation, and to converge towards joint processes, activities and culture," said the SCA spokesman, as quoted by Euwid Pulp & Paper. / Pulp & Paper
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  • SCA has accepted DS Smith´s formal offer

    SCA has accepted DS Smith´s formal offer to acquire the packaging operations in France following consultations with appropriate works councils. As a result, a sale and purchase agreement has been signed by both parties. / SCA
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