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Nyle has over 25 years of production
management experience with Weyerhaeuser and Georgia Pacific as a Production
Manager and Paper machine Superintendent.
This has included a variety of machine rebuilds and start up of a greenfield
dual shoe press gap former as well as being named “paper Machine Superintendent
of the Year” by the paper Industry Management Association.
Wayne has over 10 years production
management experience including Machine Manager for Scott Paper for both
Fourdrinier and Twin Wire machines. Over the past 11 years, Wayne has worked
with clients on system design, machine optimization and machine audits.
Boyd has over 40 years in the pulp and
paper industry in a variety of manufacturying management roles including Paper
Mill Superintendent, Paper Mill Manager and Production Manager. During this time Boyd has had direct
manufacturing experience with a wide variety of grades including linerboard,
sack kraft, liquid packaging, fine paper and newsprint.
Lionel has spent the past 35 years as
a Papermill Chemist and is familiar with every aspect of the interrelationship
between papermill chemicals and additives, paper quality and machine operation.
He has worked in grades ranging from tissue to fine paper and board, with
system chemistries ranging from acid to alkaline, and with furnishes ranging
from de-inked to virgin developing control and troubleshooting strategies for
various chemical systems.
Ken has over 40 years in the
pulp and paper industry in a variety of technical and production management
roles including Paper Machine and Mill Manager for a variety of printing paper
operations around North America. In addition Ken served as Voith Fabrics
Western Technical and Applications Manager for 10 years working with clients in
North America, Australia, and South America on a variety of board grades from
Tissue to Linerboard.
Mike has over 20 years directly dealing with product
development and optimization for various grades in the industry. For 8 years
Mike was Weyerhaeuser’s refining optimization manager for their white papers
division as well as some of their board operations. For the past 3 years Mike
has been working with Omni Continental clients in refiner evaluation and
optimization projects on a variety of grades from tissue to coated board.
Randy brings over 30 years in the industry with both a
production management background in fine paper as well as an extensive product
development and technical management role with Albany in Europe and North
America. Over the past 3 years Randy has been working with Omni Continental
clients in North America and Asia on a variety of training and process
Peter has over 20 years management
experience in the pulp and paper industry including serving as technical
manager and maintenance manager for coated woodfree and LWC operations.
Peter has extensive experience in the area of energy management and
benchmarking and regularly performs energy audits for client mills in Europe
and North America.
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