New News information at Wood Based Panels New and updated information from News listed on http://www.wbpionline.com http://www.wbpionline.com/ en-us http://www.wbpionline.com/ New News information at Wood Based Panels http://http//www.wbpionline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Siempelkamp announces restructuring programme http://www.wbpionline.com/news/siempelkamp-announces-restructuring-programme-8123109 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/siempelkamp-announces-restructuring-programme-8123109 Siempelkamp has announced a restructuring program which is designed to sustainably strengthen the company's competitiveness in a difficult global market environment. Tue, 08 Sep 2020 10:29:12 GMT CPA welcomes new president http://www.wbpionline.com/news/cpa-welcomes-new-president-8068900 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/cpa-welcomes-new-president-8068900 The Composite Panel Association (CPA) welcomed Andy O’Hare as its new president on August 3. Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:39:02 GMT SMARTPLY plant set for €44m upgrade http://www.wbpionline.com/news/smartply-plant-set-for-44m-upgrade-8057663 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/smartply-plant-set-for-44m-upgrade-8057663 Coillte, Ireland’s largest commercial forestry and land solutions company, has approved a €44.4m investment to improve and upgrade MEDITE SMARTPLY’s SMARTPLY OSB plant in County Waterford. Mon, 03 Aug 2020 08:51:51 GMT Rosenheim Technical University extends application period for next generation of wood specialists http://www.wbpionline.com/news/rosenheim-technical-university-extends-application-period-for-next-generation-of-wood-specialists-8050363 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/rosenheim-technical-university-extends-application-period-for-next-generation-of-wood-specialists-8050363 Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Science has extended the date for applications for its wood courses until August 14. Wed, 29 Jul 2020 11:28:15 GMT EPF stats show wood-based panel production declined in 2019 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/epf-stats-show-wood-based-panel-production-declined-in-2019-8030459 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/epf-stats-show-wood-based-panel-production-declined-in-2019-8030459 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8030459/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Wood-based panel production in European Panel Federation (EPF) countries has dipped for the first time in four years. Thu, 16 Jul 2020 14:20:00 GMT Acimall appoints SCM’s Luigi de Vito as new president http://www.wbpionline.com/news/acimall-appoints-scms-luigi-de-vito-as-new-president-8028552 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/acimall-appoints-scms-luigi-de-vito-as-new-president-8028552 SCM Group’s Luigi de Vito has been appointed as president of Acimall, the association of Italian manufacturers of furniture and wood technology. Wed, 15 Jul 2020 16:17:48 GMT Xylexpo organisers admit 2020 show is now “impossible” http://www.wbpionline.com/news/xylexpo-organisers-admit-2020-show-is-now-impossible-8023534 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/xylexpo-organisers-admit-2020-show-is-now-impossible-8023534 The 2020 edition of the Xylexpo international woodworking exhibition has now been cancelled after organisers admitted it was “impossible” to organise the event in 2020. Mon, 13 Jul 2020 15:36:04 GMT First fully automatic warehouse for wood panels commissioned in the Czech Republic http://www.wbpionline.com/news/first-fully-automatic-warehouse-for-wood-panels-commissioned-in-the-czech-republic-8020781 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/first-fully-automatic-warehouse-for-wood-panels-commissioned-in-the-czech-republic-8020781 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8020781/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Drevo Trust has commissioned one of the first fully automatic warehouses for wooden sheet materials in the Czech Republic. Fri, 10 Jul 2020 12:35:00 GMT BIFA WOOD Vietnam is postponed to 2021 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/bifa-wood-vietnam-is-postponed-to-2021-8007459 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/bifa-wood-vietnam-is-postponed-to-2021-8007459 Woodworking technology and timber products exhibition BIFA WOOD Vietnam has been postponed until 2021. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:15:30 GMT Medite SmartPly reports €207.4m annual turnover http://www.wbpionline.com/news/medite-smartply-reports-2074m-annual-turnover-8007275 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/medite-smartply-reports-2074m-annual-turnover-8007275 Irish state forestry company Coillte says its Medite SmartPly wood-based panels manufacturing operations recorded a turnover of €207.4m in 2019, compared to €211.3m in 2018. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:57:01 GMT