The investment moves its existing operation to a new, expanded facility that will be outfitted to meet the growing needs of the business.

The Eugene facility is the US base for USNR’s optimisation and veneer handling activities comprising hardwood, shop and moulding, and green lumber grade scanning, to veneer scanning and grading solutions. From logs to lumber and blocks to dry veneer the Eugene team has a key role in the development

of innovations for the solid wood and engineered wood industries.

The new facility encompasses over 60,000ft2, situated on 3.2 acres. The majority of the space will house electrical manufacturing, with the remainder for engineering, R&D and training facilities, warehousing and sales offices. The facility is expected to be operational in January 2019.