Woodworking machinery

New particle board at Kronospan’s Menznau production site

Kronospan Switzerland AG has decided to invest approximately CHF 80 million at its Menznau production site in Lucerne. A completely [...]

Review of the worldwide woodworking technology market in 2014

The top five exporting countries of woodworking technologies- Germany, Italy, China, Taiwan and Austria- recorded positive figures. Only the U [...]

Siempelkamp receives new orders in Russia and Asia

During the first half of the 2015 business year, Siempelkamp has already record four orders for wood-based material production [...]

The future of wood processing at LIGNA 2015

LIGNA 2015 is just around the corner. The international wood industry showcase, which runs from 11 to 15 May in [...]

US: New pellet plant to be built by Northeast Wood Products

Northeast Wood Products, LLC announced that the first phase of installation and retrofit of its third factory in the Jasper [...]

New glulam plant to be built by Keitele in mid-June

Finnish sawmilling company Keitele Wood Products Oy is completing a new glulam factory next to the Lappi Timber Oy sawmill [...]

UPM’s Otepää plywood mill supplied by Raute

Raute Corporation has received orders worth approximately EUR 13 million for the machinery and equipment for the expansion of UPM [...]

Latvia: CLT production plant to start functioning

The Latvian company Cross Timber Systems has launched a cross-laminated timber (CLT) production facility in Jelgava, Latvia. The company [...]

Avedøre power plant in Denmark converts to biomass

Starting 2016, the last combined heat-and-power (CHP) unit at Avedøre power plant in Denmark is to be [...]

Sweden: Setra to upgrade two sawmills

During autumn 2015, Setra will make technology investments at the sawmills in Malå and Färila, both located in Sweden [...]