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Rachakatla Srinivas

Latvijas Finieris opens renovated birch veneer factory in Kohila, Estonia

Latvijas Finieris, a Latvian manufacturer of birch plywood, has opened a renovated birch veneer factory in Kohila, Estonia.

GP to acquire Temple-Inland Building Products assets

Georgia-Pacific has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire the assets of the Temple-Inland Building Products business from International Paper Co.

Xylexpo trusts in Milan future and aims to woo back SCM and Biesse

Organisers of Italy’s largest woodworking technology exhibition Xylexpo have pledged to keep the next event in Milan and are hopeful of attracting key manufacturers SCM, Biesse and Cefla back as exhibitors.

ECTX applies to be registered as a publicly-traded company

ECTX SA, the newly formed Eucatex group operating company, has applied to Brazil’s Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) to be registered as a publicly-traded company.

New panel line from Flakeboard

TERRA is an FSC Certified, ultra-low emitting panel manufactured using 100% recycled/recovered wood material.

Bürkle management team now complete

The management of machine and line manufacturer Robert Bürkle GmbH, presented by Hans-Joachim Bender and Ralf Spindler, has been completed by Renata Luck who will be responsible for the technology sector, and Jürgen Brenner who will be responsible for production sectors of German locations.

Peter H Meyer entrusted with Multilayer Modular Flooring Association

Peter H Meyer, managing director of the Association of European Producers of Laminate Flooring (EPLF) has now, with his team at the PH Meyer Wirtschaftsberatung, Bielefeld, Germany, been entrusted with the business management of the new Multilayer Modular Flooring Association (MMFA).

TTF gets tough over non compliant ‘marine’ plywood

UK Timber Trade Federation (TTF) is giving plywood member companies six months to ensure marine plywood complies with standards or they will face disciplinary action.

AFPA members produce C$615m in Q3 2012

Values of lumber, panelboard, and pulp and paper manufactured by Alberta Forest Products Association (AFPA) member companies totalled approximately C$615m in Q3 2012.

Flakeboard adds Wurth Wood Group as full line distributor

Wurth Wood Group, based in Charlotte, North Carolina has joined Flakeboard’s supply network as a full line distributor.