Wood Based Panels


Sonae Industria’s 2017 sales results down 4.1% compared to previous year
20 April, 2018 Consolidated sales turnover of Sonae Industria, manufacturer of engineered wood products, reached €231.0m in 2017, a reduction of €9.9m (-4.1%) compared to 2016.


Artistic Differences
30 March, 2018 Panel processors are coming up with ever more innovative ideas to enhance the structural and decorative properties of wood based boards. Added value is the key, reports Robin Meade
  • ‘Mr Birch’ Notches 60 Years Of Trading
    Derek Fletcher has seen more than most people in the UK timber trade. Celebrating 60 years in the industry this year he remains irrepressible and was recently honoured in Latvia for his long association with the birch plywood industy. Stephen Powney reports
  • Kingfisher fights for protection
    Recycled wood puts greater strain on equipment and machinery. Kingfisher Industrial, manufacturers of wear resistant process plant and equipment, identified this problem back in 1990. Julian Champkin spoke with MD John Connolly.
  • Panels to the moon
    Dr Mark Irle marvels at the vast quantities of wood based panels that are produced each year but sees room for growth
  • A mirror on modern day living
    With state-of-the-art printing technology coupled with design and marketing expertise Interprint maintains an enviable position with creating decors reflecting the changing world of modern living.