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EPF signs the Antwerp Declaration for a European Industrial Deal 23 February, 2024
The European Panel Federation (EPF) has joined with 72 leading companies and 34 industry organisations in signing the Antwerp Declaration for a European Industrial Deal.
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Australian Panels orders new record MDF line
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 A new 8ft x 78.6m MDF press ordered by Australian Panels will be the longest ever press of its kind developed by panel production technology specialist Siempelkamp.
Siempelkamp recruits to drive digitalization forward
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 Digital technologies expert Dr Melanie Bockemühl has joined the Siempelkamp Advisory Board in a further move by the company to push its digitalization strategy forward.
IMA Schelling opens a new subsidiary in Istanbul
Thursday, February 08, 2024 IMA Schelling has strengthened its representation in Turkey by opening a new subsidiary in Istanbul.
Deurotech Group wins further orders in Latin America
Thursday, February 08, 2024 The Deurotech Group has furthered its supply track record in Latin America by winning latest orders from Arauco Group for impregnation and resin production equipment.
EPF chairman to remain in role until successor can be found
Wednesday, February 07, 2024 The European Panel Federation (EPF) has confirmed that Martin Brettenthaler will remain chairman of the EPF while a successor is chosen.
Raute signs service agreement with Paged Eesti
Tuesday, February 06, 2024 Raute Corporation has signed a service agreement with Paged Eesti OÜ, Estonia, part of Paged Group, covering full maintenance responsibility of the production machinery including consumables, spare parts, and small upgrades. The maintenance team, 19 people from Paged Eesti, is transferred to Raute services team.
New CEO appointed at Swiss Krono
Thursday, January 25, 2024 Former Norbord CEO Peter Wijnbergen will replace longstanding Swiss Krono CEO Martin Brettenthaler on February 1, after the latter decided to pursue a new career path.
Trasmec progresses with new factory in Romania
Thursday, January 25, 2024 Italy based conveyor systems manufacturer Trasmec Group is progressing with the construction of its Romanian production plant.
Egger Group predicts market uncertainty
Thursday, January 25, 2024 Egger Group closed the first half of its financial year with stable, yet reduced consolidated sales of €2.1bn.
Swiss Krono Group acquires Swiss laminate manufacturer Argolite AG
Wednesday, January 17, 2024 Swiss laminate manufacturer Argolite AG has been acquired by the Swiss Krono Group.

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