Fibre-supply operations are an increasingly key aspect of the forest industry and the recent signing of a collaborative partnership between FPInnovations and University of British Columbia associate professor in the department of forest resources management, Dominik Roeser,...

When a super-calendered paper used for high-quality colour printing developed a skipped dot issue, the company using the paper at one of their mills turned to FPInnovations to determine the cause of the problem and develop a solution.

FPInnovations has completed another successful Near-Neutral Brightening (NNB) technology application at a kraft mill in Pennsylvania. This latest implementation marks the sixth application of FPInnovations' patented bleaching process in pulp and paper mills across North America.

Networking is an investment in business development and a recently published paper on tensile force monitoring in steep slope harvesting jointly written by FPInnovations' steep slope initiative (SSI) scientists and researchers at an Italian university exemplifies that golden rule.

FPInnovations' paper and consumer products group is leading research to quantify base tissue sheet variations and the presence of defects, then relate them to converting efficiency, with an eye to minimizing defects in the tissue making process.

Nova Scotia's Port Hawkesbury Paper, a 350,000 metric tonnes per year top quality supercalendered paper mill, enlisted FPInnovations to help develop and improve the performance and profitability of its thermomechanical pulp (TMP) and paper mill operation.

Many promising companies struggle to turn prototypes into commercialized products, and in a rapidly changing global market place, the ability to commercialize potentially game-changing products and technologies is vital to long-term competitiveness of a thriving industry such as ours.

As a knowledge-driven not-for-profit world-leading R&D institute, FPInnovations is proud of our intellectual capital. Our people rank among the world's most knowledgeable and skillful engineers, scientists, technicians and specialists.

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