Sappi Fine Paper North America’s mill in Cloquet, MN, received the 2006 Lake Superior Binational Program’s Industry Environmental Stewardship Award. The program honors the achievements of organizations that are protecting or restoring the natural environment of the Lake Superior basin. The Cloquet mill and Sappi’s Westbrook, ME, mill have also achieved ISO 14001:2004 environmental certification.
Harris & Bruno International has acquired Kemp Equipment of Fort Worth, TX. Kemp is a manufacturer of parts for Dahlgren and related items such as blanket coaters and dampeners. Aside from Kemp’s current assets, which include a full-service machine shop, the purchase also comprises the rights to a patent on a retrofittable gear reduction of the form rolls for hickey prevention.
George Lynd has joined Economy Paper as an outside sales representative. Aaron Behr has been promoted to customer service manager. Also, James Mulholland has been promoted to operations manager.
Mitsubishi Lithographic Presses has appointed Tom Kaz as a district sales representative for the company’s Eastern region. He is responsible for sales of Mitsubishi sheetfed presses throughout the state of New York.
Amerikal Products has launched a new Website to focus on and educate the public about Genesis Pressroom Chemistry, a division of Amerikal. The site, www.genesischemistry.com, launched in July.
Rena Systems has hired Samantha Jung as marketing coordinator. Jung was previously a marketing intern for the company.
Presstek Inc. has made several personnel announcements. William Keller has been named senior vice president of operations. The company appointed Klaus Schleicher as director, international business development. Also, Presstek has expanded its sales regions and has hired Ralph Jenkins to fill the newly created position of regional sales director for the Northeast region.
Exstream Software’s Dialogue 5.0 enterprise document personalization software has achieved certification from SAP AG for integration with the SAP NetWeaver platform. Through the “Certified for SAP NetWeaver” status, achieved using the SAPscript interface, customers can seamlessly integrate SAP NetWeaver with Dialogue.