We spoke a couple of weeks ago about the tragedy at DeRidder, Louisiana, where three workers were killed by apparently an over-pressure in an atmospheric tank caused by steam. We simplistically offered a solution consisting of opening the top of such tanks to never allow such pressure to build in the first place. Now comes a report of a mill person being burned by hot stock when he manually opened a steam valve in an open top stock tank. Apparently a steam bubble developed, rose to the top and…See More
Our industry is known for its poor track record in innovation, particularly in recent decades. This is innovation and strategy month at Paperitalo Publications. We will be exploring why we are not innovating and what we can do about it. For more....See More
Just a brief thank you to all of you who made the 7th Annual Light Green Machine Conference a success! North Carolina State University was a fantastic partner for this Conference. Thank you Jennifer Piercy, for your outstanding leadership.Read more hereSee More
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