Press Releases

Deflamo and MKF-Ergis, one of Europe's largest plastic film producers, proceed with application testing on a larger scale

Sep 16, 2014 07:25 GMT Deflamo AB Deflamo, the Swedish producer of the natural flame retardant Apyrum, and MKF-Ergis Sp. z o.o. a subsidiary of the Ergis Group and one of Europe’s largest plastic film producers, have finished initial laboratory trials and agreed to continue testing the application on a larger scale.

AkzoNobel to divest Paper Chemicals business to Kemira for €153 million

Jul 08, 2014 06:25 GMT AkzoNobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals AkzoNobel today announced the intended sale of its global Paper Chemicals business to Kemira for €153 million. Paper Chemicals is part of the company’s Pulp and Performance Chemicals business and generated annual revenue of €243 million in 2013.

Elos Fixturlaser acquired by the French group ACOEM

Jul 02, 2014 09:48 GMT Fixturlaser Elos Fixturlaser has been acquired by the French company ACOEM. The acquisition strengthens ACOEM’s position in its strategy in the field of predictive maintenance. Complementing the French company’s ONEPROD condition monitoring solutions, Fixturlaser’s innovative laser based shaft alignment tools will position ACOEM as market leader in the field of smart industrial maintenance.

DEFLAMO: Major Investment in Test Equipment Speeds Up Development Cycle and Creates Unique Position

May 12, 2014 12:40 GMT Deflamo AB DEFLAMO, a company developing and manufacturing eco-friendly flame retardant products under the brand name Apyrum, has decided to make a strategic investment in the company’s laboratory equipment.

AkzoNobel officially opens Imperatriz Chemical Island in Brazil

May 09, 2014 12:00 GMT AkzoNobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals AkzoNobel’s new €80 million Imperatriz Chemical Island in Brazil is now operational and has started supplying the Suzano Maranhão Pulp Mill in northern Brazil. Operated by the company’s Pulp and Performance Chemicals business, the state-of-the-art Imperatriz facility represents AkzoNobel’s second major investment in the Brazilian Pulp Industry within a two years’ time frame.

DEFLAMO: New Recruitment Boost Sales Capacity

Apr 25, 2014 08:04 GMT Deflamo AB DEFLAMO, a Swedish company that develops and produces natural flame retardants under the name Apyrum, has now completed it's plan to boost sales capacity by recruiting Key Account Managers Dennis Skog and Jose Miguel Jimenez, as well as Senior Application Engineer Mats Ericson to their sales team.

Adaptive shaft alignment with the new tool Fixturlaser EVO

Apr 15, 2014 22:01 GMT Fixturlaser Fixturlaser has developed a new shaft alignment tool, Fixturlaser EVO, which features our unique adaptive user interface. The tool’s simplicity in its handling is characteristic for all Fixturlaser tools; an alignment tool that can be handled by all maintenance professionals, and not only experts.

Fixturlaser NXA Pro Laser Shaft Alignment System Wins Plant Engineering Magazine’s Product of the Year 2013 Award

Apr 14, 2014 06:30 GMT Fixturlaser Fixturlaser is proud to announce that the Fixturlaser NXA Pro has received the 2013 Bronze Product of the Year award in the Maintenance Tools & Equipment category. This laser alignment system features many innovations in shaft alignment, including the first use of gyroscopes, improved power management with extended battery life, and a 6.5 inch touch screen with video game style realistic graphics.

DEFLAMO: Strengthens its organisation

Mar 24, 2014 10:37 GMT Deflamo AB DEFLAMO, a Swedish producer of the natural flame retardant Apyrum, has strengthened its organization through the strategic recruitment of Thomas Klemedsson as Senior Application Chemist. Mr. Klemedsson will be based at the Swedish headquarters in the Öresund region where his main focus will be on the international expansion of DEFLAMO.

High precision geometric measurements with the Fixturlaser NXA Geometry

Mar 07, 2014 14:03 GMT Fixturlaser The Fixturlaser NXA Geometry package includes software for standard straightness, bore alignment, circular and rectangular flatness. The measurement and adjustment process is achieved promptly and easily thanks to the unique intuitive graphic user interface with live values displayed in micron resolution.