Dyron Liverman joined Paratherm, W. Conshohocken, Pa., as a sales engineer, responsible for business development with the oil-and-gas and chemical processing industries in North America. He will reside in the Houston area and can be reached 713-213-7409 or email@example.com. Liverman succeeds James Walzer, who retired from Paratherm.
The Arne Asplund Mechanical Pulping Award 2018 has been granted to professor Anders Karlström. The award, handed out every two years by Arne Asplund Mechanical Pulping Award Foundation, promotes the development of new technology for the manufacture of high-yield pulp. The award will be presented on May 29 at the International Mechanical Pulping Conference in Trondheim, Norway.