Companies & Industry Events

Interfor announces closure of its Hammond sawmill in Maple Ridge, British Columbia

Interfor Corp. plans to permanently close its Hammond sawmill in Maple Ridge, B.C., affecting more than 100 workers.  [...]

Swiss Krono finished production of its first MDF board in the new plant in Barnwel, USA

    On August 24, 2019, Swiss Krono produced the first MDF board in the new MDF HDF [...]

Pfleiderer Group invests in output capacities at Grajewo production plant

In July, Pfleiderer Group launched a new melamine faced chipboard (MFC) production line at its Grajewo production plant. The new [...]

Estonia: Palmako AS to launch new glulam production line

    Estonian laminated timber specialist Palmako AS has launched a new glulam production line. The new line [...]

Pfleiderer sold to an US investment group

On 21 August, the EU Commission approved the acquisition of a majority stake in Pfleiderer Group SA by US financial [...]

New $50 million CLT plant to be opened in Ontario by Element5

Building upon the success of its existing Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) plant and related engineering team in Quebec, mass timber [...]

The EU plywood sector affected by negative factors

    As the year has progressed, the European plywood sector has become increasingly depressed. That’s the [...]

Great Southern Wood Preserving opens new sawmill in Southeast Alabama

Since 8 July, 2019 logs are delivered in the new sawmill Abbeville Fiber in Henry County in Southeast Alabama.  [...]

Norbord reduces OSB production as to lower US demand

Norbord Inc. announced that effective September 5th, Line 1 of its two-line oriented strand board (OSB) mill in Cordele [...]

FSC agrees to initiate dialog to end disassociation of Vietnam Rubber Group

    FSC has agreed to enter a formal dialogue with the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) on the [...]