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Is Paper Sustainable
Whilst some industries such as Oil and Mining are inherently unsustainable, the future of the paper industry appears more secure because its raw material - mainly treea - is renewable and its products are recyclable......

Second shoe press order for India
Walmsleys Ltd has received an order from Shreyans Industries Limites of Sangur in the Punjab region of Northern India. "This is the second shoe press project for India that Walmsleys received during 2010", said Steve Halsall Technical Sales Manager at Walmsleys........

Walmsleys commissions at MEPCO
In June 2009 Walmslys Ltd gained an order to supply an automation package and rebuild an existing Voith Speedsizer for the new PM3 projects at Middle East Paper Co (MEPCO) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
In november 2010 the equipment was commissioned and the complete machine was started up with the help of Walmsleys engineers........

Multiple Paper Mill Survey Order for India
WWalmsleys has recently completed a multiple paper machine and process plant survey for a major Paperboard producer in India. The survey which involved (10) specialists from Walmsleys Engineering and Technical Services divisions covered eight individual machines (including process equipment) at three separate mills throughout India......

Walmsleys “Upgrades” in Mexico
Walmsleys are pleased to announce that they have secured a second bolt upgrade order from a confidential customer in Mexico for a 16ft dia. Yankee dryer. The dryer is a non Beloit stayed-head design, manufactured in 1992 and the work is being undertaken in order to solve repeat steam leakage at the head to shell joint........

Stop Press -Reel Handling Equipment Order for the UK
Walmsleys have been awarded the order by SCA to supply a Parent Reel Handling Line for their Oakenholt plant. The plan is to have the equipment installed and running by mid July 2011. This is an EPCC project to include full engineering, project management, civils, installation, commissioning and start up. ........

Paper Arabia 2011 - Walmsleys promotes the BPMSA at the Dubai Paper Exhibition
Following the success over the last two years of major orders received from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Israel and the UAE…….Walmsleys, once again, have exhibited at this year’s Paper Arabia held in Dubai, 18th – 20th September, 2011.......

Yankee Press Loading Systems and Servicing by Walmsleys
Walmsleys are the most experienced and successful Service company when it comes to looking after Yankee Dryers….. and more recently are able to offer a comprehensive service that checks all the mechanical aspects of the Press Loading system to ensure that the control system is accurately calibrated and functioning correctly.........

Walmsleys Strengthens Controls / Instrumentation & Drives Capabilities
Shane O’Sullivan is the latest addition to the Walmsleys team as the company expands it’s capabilities regarding Controls, Instrumentation and Drives engineering. Although Shane is relatively new to the paper industry he brings with him a wealth of experience from working on various electrical processes on major projects within Steel Manufacturing, Renewable Energy Power Stations and Deep Sea Oil and Gas.........