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Siempelkamp announces restructuring programme 08 September, 2020
Siempelkamp has announced a restructuring program which is designed to sustainably strengthen the company's competitiveness in a difficult global market environment.
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CPA welcomes new president
Friday, August 07, 2020 The Composite Panel Association (CPA) welcomed Andy O’Hare as its new president on August 3.
SMARTPLY plant set for €44m upgrade
Monday, August 03, 2020 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.
Rosenheim Technical University extends application period for next generation of wood specialists
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Science has extended the date for applications for its wood courses until August 14.
EPF stats show wood-based panel production declined in 2019
Thursday, July 16, 2020 Wood-based panel production in European Panel Federation (EPF) countries has dipped for the first time in four years.
Acimall appoints SCM’s Luigi de Vito as new president
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 SCM Group’s Luigi de Vito has been appointed as president of Acimall, the association of Italian manufacturers of furniture and wood technology.
Xylexpo organisers admit 2020 show is now “impossible”
Monday, July 13, 2020 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.
First fully automatic warehouse for wood panels commissioned in the Czech Republic
Friday, July 10, 2020 Drevo Trust has commissioned one of the first fully automatic warehouses for wooden sheet materials in the Czech Republic.
BIFA WOOD Vietnam is postponed to 2021
Thursday, July 02, 2020 Woodworking technology and timber products exhibition BIFA WOOD Vietnam has been postponed until 2021.
Medite SmartPly reports €207.4m annual turnover
Thursday, July 02, 2020 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.
Change of Management at Siempelkamp
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Current Siempelkamp CEO and spokesman of the Board of Directors, Christoph Michel, is leaving the the company in order to take on new tasks and challenges outside of the group.

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