Ammeraal Beltech acquires belting distributors
Ammeraal Beltech, leading worldwide developers and manufacturers of process and conveyor belting, headquartered in Alkmaar, The Netherlands, has acquired belting distributors Fogarty Belting and B&H Precision Belting.
Metsä Wood constructs plywood mill in Estonia
Metsä Group’s Wood Products Industry Metsä Wood has bought a 10ha industrial site in the city of Pärnu, Estonia and has just begun construction work of a new birch plywood mill. The construction of the mill in Pärnu is part of the €100m investment programme Metsä Wood published in June 2016.
Positive results for Italian manufacturers
The final figures for 2016 processed by the association of Italian manufacturers of woodworking machinery, are aligned with forecasts, and most of all reflect the positive atmosphere of the wood technology industry.
Grand opening for Winston Plywood & Veneer
Following a 2014 tornado which devastated Louisville, Mississippi, Winston Plywood &Veneer demonstrated its commitment to Mississippi with the grand opening of the company’s new US$100m manufacturing facility. Governor Phil Bryant, Louisville Mayor Will Hill, company employees and local residents joined Winston Plywood & Veneer officials to celebrate the announcement.