Keyword: sawmill

Brexit effects on the European sawmill and woodworking industries

On the 23rd of June 2016 the British voted in a referendum to leave the European Union. While this decision [...]

West Fraser to invest $33 million in the expansion of South Carolina sawmill

West Fraser is expanding its Newberry County sawmill operations. The project is expected to bring $33 million in new capital [...]

China’s hunger for wood to create advantage for Finnish sawmills

Wood construction in China is forecast to grow rapidly. Thus, the country has become one of the top export destinations [...]

Two Rivers Lumber to build $65 million sawmill in Alabama

Two Rivers Lumber Co. plans to invest $65 million to build a state of the art sawmill in Demopolis that [...]

Moelven to expand log sorting facility at its 300,000 m3/year Swedish sawmill

Norwegian sawmilling group Moelven Industrier ASA is undertaking a SEK16 million (EUR 1,65 million) expansion and renovation of the [...]

German sawmill industry with positive outlook; exports in decline

The German sawmill industry closes the first half of 2016 with a general positive assessment, so it can show a [...]

Tolko Industries closes Nicola Valley mill in BC

Tolko Industries announced on the 23rd of September that it will permanently close its Nicola Valley (Merritt, B.C.) operation [...]

Tembec’s Senneterre sawmill acquired by Resolute Forest Products

Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced on the 22nd of September the signing of an agreement to acquire the assets of [...]

Setra to sell Vimmerby sawmill in Sweden to Bergs Timber

Setra has signed a declaration of intent with Bergs Timber AB regarding the sale of Vimmerby sawmill in Sweden.  [...]

Stora Enso completes Murów sawmill upgrade in Poland; processing capacity reaches 400 000 m3

Stora Enso has successfully completed the modernisation of its sawmill in Murów, Poland, investing EUR 28 million in its [...]