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Duratex records best ever quarter results in Q3 23 November, 2020
Brazilian wood-based panels manufacturer Duratex has recorded a stellar Q3, with its earnings (EBITDA) rising 83.6% to R$252.1m – the best quarterly results in the history of the company.
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West Fraser to acquire Norbord and create global wood products leading group
Thursday, November 19, 2020 West Fraser has announced plans to acquire Norbord in a US$3.1bn takeover in what is a giant move in the global wood products arena.
Dieffenbacher modernises plants in Germany, Poland and Vietnam
Monday, November 16, 2020 Wood-based panels manufacturing systems provider Dieffenbacher has shared details on a number of plant modernisations projects designed to help panel producers stay competitive.
Norbord posts record Q3 earnings as OSB prices rocket
Friday, November 13, 2020 Norbord recorded its strongest quarter ever earnings in Q3, 2020, driven by higher OSB prices.
Ipac with new shareholder structure and future-oriented technology
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Fagus-GreCon has ceded its majority interest in the Austrian measuring equipment manufacturer Ipac GmbH.
WBPI launches Virtual Views event for panels industry
Monday, November 09, 2020 WBPI will be holding a virtual event on February 16, 2021 to look at how the international wood-based panels industry has adapted to the current pandemic and look at movements in furniture trends.
LIGNA.21 goes into autumn - new date from 27 September to 1 October 2021
Friday, November 06, 2020 The Ligna exhibition – the world’s largest woodworking technology show – has been postponed until next autumn.
Homanit continues expansion in Eastern Europe with new fibreboard project
Thursday, November 05, 2020 Homann Holzwerkstoff has announced its intention to build a new fibreboard plant in Lithuania.
Equipment auction set for closed Unilin parquet flooring plant
Monday, November 02, 2020 An extensive array of woodworking machinery equipment operated formerly by the Magnum Parket AS mill in Vyskov, Czech Republic was due to be auctioned off on November 4.
Dieffenbacher third CPS+ line order in Africa
Monday, October 19, 2020 Dieffenbacher has received its third order for a CPS + line in Africa.
MEDITE SMARTPLY launches new Euroclass B OSB3 board
Tuesday, October 06, 2020 MEDITE SMARTPLY has launched SMARTPLY MAX FR B – a Euroclass B OSB3 board featuring wood flakes treated with flame retardant solution before factory pressing.

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