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Berneck orders the world’s largest drum dryer from Dieffenbacher 24 June, 2022
Brazilian wood-based panel manufacturer is to more than double its particleboard capacity in Curitibanos with a new energy system and drum dryer from Dieffenbacher.
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Nordtreat launches Norflam at Carrefour International du Bois
Thursday, June 23, 2022 Finnish fire protection solutions manufacturer Nordtreat introduced a new product at the Carrefour International du Bois tradeshow recently.
Sonae Arauco Innovus MFC decorative range wins Green Product Award
Thursday, June 09, 2022 The Innovus MFC decorative product range from Sonae Arauco has won the Green Product Award 2022 in the Interior & Lifestyle category.
GreCon Ltd celebrates 30th anniversary
Thursday, June 09, 2022 GreCon Ltd has celebrated a significant milestone, with 30 years of business and commitment to the UK & Ireland market.
IDS acquired by Chiltern Capital
Tuesday, June 07, 2022 Surface materials specialist distributor IDS has announced that it has been acquired by private equity investor Chiltern Capital.
Vietnam’s Mekong Wood orders full MDF line from Siempelkamp
Tuesday, May 31, 2022 The Vietnamese Mekong Wood MDF Joint Stock Company has placed an order for a complete MDF plant with Siempelkamp.
MEDITE SMARTPLY OSB manufacturing facility upgrade complete
Thursday, May 19, 2022 After over a year of transformative investment, the upgrade of MEDITE SMARTPLY’s OSB factory in County Waterford has been completed. This new world class drying, energy and screening system will enhance resource efficiency and asset reliability for SMARTPLY OSB.
US patent office grants Fagus-GreCon patent for optical detector
Saturday, May 14, 2022 The US Patent and Trademark Office has granted Fagus-GreCon the patent for a novel optical detector that identifies dangerous ignition sources.
UK birch plywood impacted by Russia trade sanctions
Saturday, May 14, 2022 The UK Timber Trade Federation (TTF) says birch plywood is the largest single UK timber product category which will be directly affected by the trade restrictions being put in place on Russia and Belarus.
Soprema Group orders second plant for Pavatex wood fibre insulation brand
Saturday, May 14, 2022 The Soprema Group has commissioned Siempelkamp to supply a second plant for the production of its Pavatex wood-fibre insulation.
Eucatex posts 55% increase in EBITDA for full year 2021
Friday, May 13, 2022 Brazilian wood-based panels producer Eucatex has reported a large boost in annual revenues and profits.

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