September 7, 2012


Tech Course - Energy savings in Papermaking

Ivan Pikulik
IP Consulting


As part of its TECH Course program, PAPTAC's upcoming course will be''Energy Savings in Papermaking''. Under the leadership of Ivan Pikulik from IP Consulting, the course will take place on October 23-24, 2012 in conjunction with the Paper Machine Technology Community (PMTC) Meeting.

The 2-day course will be held in Sherbrooke (Windsor), QC and feature presentations from industry specialists, a mill visit of Domtar Windsor, and the PMTC Fall meeting.

For all details on program and registration, please click here

Webinar - Winding and Reeling 101

Frédéric Parent Research Leader Web Performance FPInnovations

The PAPTAC Paper Machine Technology Community (PMTC) will hold a Webinar aimed at young engineers, operators and technicians on the basic aspects of reeling and winding of paper.
This webinar will be presented in English on October 11, 2012 13:00 – 13:30 EDT and in French on October 10, 2012 - 13:00 – 13:30 EDT

Click here for all details on program and registration for this webinar.
Click here to access the PMTC microsite.

J-FOR Vol 2 Issue 2 available

Honghi Tran

Paul R. Stuart
Deputy Editor

We are pleased to be sending you the second issue of J-FOR's volume 2. This issue features a wide range of traditional topics, from bleaching to chemical recovery, co-generation, sludge characterization and paper machine. The Journal of Science & Technology for Forest Products and Processes is PAPTAC's new flagship publication, incorporating high-quality peer-reviewed papers dealing with the technology and science of traditional and emerging areas that are pertinent to the forest industry.To access the online version of this new issue Click here

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