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  • Wood energy January 23, 2015 12:16

    ANDRITZ to deliver woodyard equipment to new Enviva pellet plants

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Enviva, one of the leading producers of woody biomass pellets, to supply woodyard equipment, engineering, and field services for two biomass pellet plants, each with a capacity of 500,000 tons per year, to be built in North Carolina, USA...... [more...]
  • Sawmilling January 19, 2015 11:20

    Finnish Heinola to install two tunnel dryers for IKEA's sawmill in Poland

    IKEA Industry has ordered two automatic Progressive Kilns type HFB from Finnish Heinola Sawmill Machinery Inc. with annual capacity of ca. 80 000 m3 when drying pine to 9 % final moisture content. The kilns are delivered to IKEA Stalowa Wola plant in Poland... [more...]
  • Wood energy January 19, 2015 10:36

    RusForest engages Hekotek to build wood pellet plant in Magistralny

    RusForest AB has engaged AS Hekotek to build a wood pellet production facility at the company’s Magistralny sawmill in Eastern Siberia... [more...]
  • Sawmilling January 15, 2015 16:18

    Siempelkamp sold twelve wood-based material production plants in 2014

    2014 is considered by Siempelkamp Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH a successful business year for its segment of wood-based material production equipment. Twelve customers placed orders with the machine building company from Krefeld, two more than in 2013... [more...]
  • Sawmilling January 15, 2015 13:11

    UPM upgrades Seikku sawmill

    UPM-Kymmene is making a big investment in log sorting this year at the company's Seikku sawmill in Pori, Finland...... [more...]
  • Forestry January 14, 2015 08:47

    Media 10 buys Timber Expo

    UK Construction Week, organised by Media 10, has this week announced the acquisition of Timber Expo, the UK’s only dedicated event for timber construction. Media 10 will run Timber Expo as a key part of UKCW, bringing together nine construction-focused events taking place at the NEC Birmingham between 6-11 October...... [more...]
  • Forestry January 13, 2015 13:21

    Elmia Subcontractor 2015: A positive mood with a focus on business

    Elmia Subcontractor 2014 was characterised by a positive atmosphere all round plus masses of productive meetings. Many significant deals were made at the fair, including many between the exhibitors themselves...... [more...]
  • Wood energy January 12, 2015 09:35

    New pellet plant for Rusforest in Eastern Siberia

    A new pellet plant in the village of Novaya Igirma, Irkutsk region (Eastern-Siberian part of Russia) constructed and started-up by Hekotek in November 2014 has now successfully reached the designed output capacity - 30 000 tons of wooden pellets annually...... [more...]
  • Forestry December 19, 2014 14:19

    ​Elmia and DLG launch a forestry fair in Transylvania

    Elmia and DLG are starting a joint venture to establish a forestry fair in Romania. To be called Forest Romania, the fair will exhibit machines and technology in operation and will be held for the first time 16 – 18 September 2015. Elmia in Jönköping organises the world’s leading forestry fair, Elmia Wood. DLG in Germany organises the world’s leading agricultural fair, Agritechnica, plus other agricultural fairs in several countries...... [more...]
  • Sawmilling December 19, 2014 10:29

    Front production: The agony of choice

    On a small stand at the Hanover Industrial Trade Fair in 1962, the company HOMAG exhibited the world’s first edge banding machine. Used in conjunction with a new adhesive, the hot-cold method was hailed as a revolution which was to become established on a worldwide basis, changing the entire market for decades – up until the recent development of what is now known as the zero joint...... [more...]
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