Corporate Members Directory
ABB Australia Pty Ltd
ABB provides a full host of Industrial IT solutions for pulp and paper mill operations. Our range of services include Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Quality Control Systems (QCS), Sectional Drives Systems, Composite Plants and Electrification, Fieldbus Integration Technologies, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Advanced Digital Solutions, and Asset Performance Services and Optimisation. With a global presence of 1500+ professionals dedicated to the pulp and paper industry, we take pride in helping customers succeed by delivering industry-leading solutions and services that exceed customer expectations, all backed by deep industry knowledge, a pioneering spirit and a collaborative, proactive approach.
P +61 448 900 968
Recovered/Waste Paper Suppliers | Consulting Services
Appita Member Since: 1987
The Brazilian Pulp and Paper Technical Association (ABTCP) was founded in 1967 first as the Brazilian Pulp and Paper Association (ABCP) – the letter T was only added in 1987 –, with the main objective of technically training professionals to work in the paper sector and contribute to its development.
Andritz Pty Ltd
ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER supplies equipment, systems, and services for the production and processing of all types of pulp, paper, tissue, and cardboard. The technologies cover the processing of logs, annual fibers, and waste paper; the production of chemical pulp, mechanical pulp, and recycled fibers; the recovery and reuse of chemicals; the preparation of paper machine furnish; the production of paper, tissue, and cardboard; the calendering and coating of paper; as well as treatment of reject materials and sludge. The service range includes modernization, rebuilds, spare and wear parts, service and maintenance, as well as machine transfer and second-hand equipment. Biomass, steam, and recovery boilers, as well as gasification plants for power generation, flue gas cleaning plants, plants for the production of nonwovens, dissolving pulp, and panelboards (MDF), as well as recycling plants are also allocated to the business area.
P +61 436 817 008
Carrum Downs 3201 VIC
Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA)
AFPA is the peak national industry body representing the resources, processing, and pulp, paper and bioproducts industries covering the forest products value chain.
Bioenergy Association of NZ (BANZ)
The Bioenergy Association provides assistance and a wealth of bioenergy information to support its members' business and promote their expertise and capabilities for undertaking activities in the New Zealand, SE Asia, Australian and Pacific with regard to bioenergy related solutions.
BioPRIA (Monash University)
Premium Sustaining Member
At BioPRIA we are dedicated to seeking knowledge and innovation to provide solutions to industry challenges. We support disciplinary experts with a research interest in biomass/bioresource materials, and collaborate with industry partners on research projects.
P +61 3 9905 3456
Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University
PO Box 36
Clayton 3800 VIC
Dougmac Pty Ltd
Dougmac provides Sales and Field Service in Australia and New Zealand for many of the World’s leading Pulp and Paper Industry specialists.
P +61 2 9791 9644
Unit 34, 398 Marion St
Essity Australasia manufactures, markets, distributes and sells essential everyday personal care and hygiene products across Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
Some of our brands have been in the market for over 65 years and our products are used daily in households and businesses.
Essity Australasia employs 700 people across 3 countries. Tissue manufacturing is based in Kawerau NZ, major paper brands are Tork across Australasia and Purex, Sorbent and Handee in NZ
Kawerau 3192 New Zealand
Appita Member Since: 2022
FOREST & WOOD PRODUCTS AUSTRALIA
Forest and Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA) is a not-for-profit company that provides national, integrated research and development services to the Australian forest and wood products industry.
ForestWorks is an industry owned not-for-profit organisation offering services to support the skills development of the forest, wood, paper, timber and furnishing industries.
The family company from Austria is a world-renowned provider of customer-specific process solutions, key equipment and technology for the fully automated preparation and production of pigment, starch, chemicals, coating colour and coating compounds as well as the cleaning and recycling of process wastewater containing pigments.
Paper and Board, Automation, Water, Composites, Plastic Engineering
IPPTA - INDIA
The Indian Pulp and Paper Technical Association (IPPTA) was established in 1964. It is an organization of professionals from the pulp and paper, newsprint and allied industries. It is located in Saharanpur, India.
JAPAN - TAPPI
The Japan Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (Japan TAPPI) is an organization of pulp and paper scientists, engineers and managers in industries, governmental institutions and academia.
Kadant is a leading supplier to the global pulp and paper and paper recycling industry. Kadant products and systems are designed to increase efficiency and improve quality in pulp and paper production.
P +61 3 9546 0355
Kadant Australia Pty Ltd
Unit 8 / 820 Princes Highway
Springvale 3171 VIC
Kemira’s vision is to be the first choice in chemistry for water intensive industries. This means we provide first class expertise, application know-how and chemicals that enable our customers to improve their water, energy and raw material efficiency, as well as their product quality and output. It also means that we operate sustainably, efficiently and safely, while employing the best people with the right service attitude and a passion for our business.
P +61 3 9702 3422
15 Conquest Way
Hallam 3803 VIC
Kimberly Clark Australia have a turnover of AUD 1 billion and employs 1650 people across its businesses. High profile brands have been developed in bathroom and kitchen tissue products including Kleenex, Viva, Wondersoft, and Thick and Thirsty.
Tissue manufacturing has been rationalised to two paper machines at Millicent in South Australia. In the rationalisation the mill at Tantanoola was closed.
P 135 228
52 Alfred Street
Milsons Point 2061 NSW
KOREA – TAPPI
KTAPPI is the independent, professionally organized technical association committed for the development of the Korea pulp, paper, and related industries.
Premium Sustaining Member
For 65 years, the Australian family-owned Manildra Group has produced a range of Australian made starches including size press starch, wet end starch, corrugated starch, and starches for carbonless paper and coating. Manildra Group's specialised team can advise customers on the ideal starch solution for individual functionality and production requirements.
6 Frank Street
Gladesville 2111 NSW
Norske Skog (Australasia)
The Sydney sales office is responsible for the supply of Publication Papers to publishers and commercial printers throughout Australia. Publication papers available are newsprint, high white 'improved newsprint', LWC, Book and directory papers from the Albury, Boyer and Tasman mills.
P 02 8268 2000
Level 9, 59 Goulburn Street
Sydney 2000 NSW Australia
Oji Fibre Solutions
Oji Fibre Solutions is a pulp, paper and packaging company owned by Oji Holdings and Innovation Network Corporation of Japan.
289 Great South Road
Ellerslie 1051 Auckland New Zealand
Opal Australian Paper
Opal Australian Paper’s Maryvale Mill in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley is a major regional manufacturer producing a wide range of packaging paper and board. It is a vertically integrated operation producing kraft liner board, bag, sack and industrial papers, as well as copy, printing and inkjet paper.
The Maryvale Mill produces over 550,000 tonnes of paper per annum on five paper machines and operates three pulp mills in addition to a brown recycled mill and an advanced de-inking plant for white wastepaper.
P + 61 (0) 3 5136 0360
Morwell 3840 Vic
Opal Fibre Packaging Australia
The Opal Paper & Recycling Botany Mill is located in Matraville, NSW, and is one of Australia’s largest and most advanced cardboard recycling facilities. The Botany Mill processes approximately 500,000 tonnes of Old Cardboard Containers from within Australia, producing more than 400,000 tonnes of high quality 100 per cent recycled packaging containerboard on the B9 machine. This material is converted domestically by Opal Fibre Packaging in Australia and New Zealand as part of the Group’s end-to-end supply chain.
P +61 2 9695 3555
1891 Botany Road
Matraville 2306 NSW Australia
Pan Pac Forest Products Limited – a Japanese owned, fully integrated forestry / timber products company, located in the Hawke's Bay region of New Zealand.
1161 State Highway 2 Wairoa Road
Napier 4182 New Zealand
PAPTAC is a Canadian-based non-profit organization, dedicated to improving the technical and professional capabilities of its members worldwide, and to the advancement of the pulp and paper industry.
The Paper Industry Technical Association (PITA) is an independent, member-based organisation, which operates for the general benefit of its members – both individual and corporate – dedicated to promoting and improving the technical and scientific knowledge of those working in the Fibrous Forest Products Industries - such as pulp, paper, wood panel, moulded pulp and other similar industries.
Scandinavian Electronics Pty Ltd
Scandinavian Electronics (SE) is a leading supplier of laboratory quality control, process control and process optimisation equipment for the pulp, paper, board, printing and packaging industries in Australia and New Zealand. SE and its suppliers specialise in and are dedicated to serving these industries. We provide after-sales support through service, calibration, preventative maintenance, installation and customer training in the operation of all the equipment we sell.
P Nick Nilsson - 02 9986 1222
Scandinavian Electronics Pty Ltd
Suite 33 / 7 Narabang Way
Belrose 2085 NSW
SKILLS IMPACT – Developing qualifications to meet industry needs|
Skills Impact is a national Skills Service Organisation (SSO), funded by the Commonwealth Government. We are responsible for supporting Industry Reference Committees (IRCs) in the development of qualifications, skill sets and units of competency.
Solenis Australia Pty. Ltd.
Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, focused on delivering sustainable solutions for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, packaging paper and board, tissue and towel, oil and gas, petroleum refining, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, municipal, and pool and spa markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of water treatment chemistries, process aids and functional additives, as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, minimize environmental impact and maintain healthy water. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 47 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of over 6,000 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. Solenis is a 2021 US Best Managed Company.
For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com or follow us on social media.
P +61 (0) 417 315 683
1612 Centre Road
Springvale 3171 Vic
Suvo Minerals Australia Pty Ltd
Imerys is a global multi-pigment provider with a unique product portfolio of ground calcium carbonates, precipitated calcium carbonates, kaolins, bentonites and talcs. We offer tailor made solutions to our customers, combining a strong technical understanding of our products and their applications to compliment the natural value of the minerals we supply.
P +61 428 558 415 or +64 21 327 011
3610 Glenelg Highway
Pittong 3360 VIC
We are a not for profit, volunteer-led association that is built around a community comprised of thousands of member engineers, managers, scientists, academics, suppliers and others from around the world.
TAPPI - PHILIPPINES
The pulp and paper industry of the Philippines has been existing for 69 years with the Bais Paper Mill as the oldest paper company. However, even as the pulp and paper mills had grown in number, until 1990 these mills were individually coping with the daily technical problems in their operations. On July 31, 1992 TAPPI Philippines was officially organized.
TAPPI - TAIWAN
TAIWAN TECHNICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE PULP AND PAPER INDUSTRY (Abbreviation TAIWAN TAPPI): The mission is to promote pulping and papermaking technical exchanges among pertinent professions in Taiwan region and abroad, thus combining knowledge and experience of the members to strive for betterment of paper industrial technologies, creating sustainable management based on sound technologies.
TAPPSA is an internationally respected association which covers the whole process chain from forest to converted product in Southern Africa.
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.
P + 61 3 9322 8133
Varden Process Pty Ltd
We invent packaging. Sustainable plant-based high-performance packaging. We work with large consumer and FMCG brands to redesign packaging so that it can be manufactured at scale from natural and sustainable resources, but still perform in today's extended supply chains.
11 Sugar Gum Court
BRAESIDE 3195 VIC
Appita Member Since: 2023
Visy is a leading, privately owned packaging and resource recovery company, with more than 120 sites across Australia, New Zealand and Thailand and trading offices across Asia, Europe and the USA.
P 13 VISY (13 8479)
Level 11, 2 Southbank Boulevard
Southbank 3006 VIC Australia
Voith, BTG Division
As the full-line supplier to the paper industry, Voith provides the largest range of technologies, services and products on the market and offers paper manufacturers holistic solutions from a single source.
Together, Voith and BTG have served the paper industry for over 250 years.
The BTG Group is a multinational provider of integrated, highly specialized process solutions for the global pulp and paper industry. Every day our people help customers achieve sustainable gains in business performance through our application know-how and industry-leading technologies.
P: + 61 4 2952 1009
P + 61 4 1927 9211
Level 11/432, St. Kilda Road
Melbourne 3004 VIC
The pulp and paper market is facing global competition in commodity products. Adapting to this competitive market via efficient, effective facilities is crucial. Let our expert team help you develop new facilities, or optimise your existing ones.
P +64 7 578 0896
32 Harrington Street,
Tauranga New Zealand
Paper Manufacturers | Market Pulp/Wood Chips/Pulpwood
WOOD PROCESSING & MANUFACTURERS
What we do: Advocacy, Lobbying and Government Representation
WPI (Winstone Pulp International)
WPI is a New Zealand based subsidiary of Ernslaw One Ltd.
WPI's wood processing operations are fully integrated with the Ernslaw One forestry division which, as the fourth largest foresty owner in New Zealand, manages Radiata pine and Douglas fir - Oregon forests in various locations throughout New Zealand.
P +64 9 302 1187
L2, 507 Lake Road
Takapuna 0622 New Zealand
P + 612 43 280 200
Ettalong Beach 2257 NSW
Andritz Fabrics & Rolls
P (03) 5223700
Breakwater 3220 VIC
P +65 62922801
Index Engineering Limited
P +64 7 350 2220
Rotorua 3010 New Zealand
P +64 7 323 9003
Kawerau 3169 New Zealand
Nalco Water an Ecolab Company
P +61 2 8870 8100
Botany 1455 NSW
Solvay Interox Pty Ltd
P +61 2 9316 8000
Banksmeadow 2019 NSW
Trescal Australia (Previously Australian Calibrating Services
P + 61 3 9417 5688
Collingwood 3066 VIC
UJL Pty Ltd
P + 61 401 626 329
Chirnside Park 3116 VIC Australia