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  • November 21, 2014 16:48

    Siempelkamp received two major orders in Turkey

    In August and September 2014 the machine and plant builder Siempelkamp was once again able to record two important sales in the area of production plants for wood-based panels in Turkey. The customers Camsan Entegre and Starwood ordered ContiRoll® press lines with a combined length of more than 100 m... [more...]

  • November 21, 2014 12:23

    France: Auction sale of forestry company following judicial liquidation

    French court bailiffs, SCP PIERRE & SANCESARIO, will organise an auction following a judicial liquidation of the forestry company, EURL POLI FRERES, on the 4th of December 2014. The auction includes forestry machines, equipment, tools, as well as trucks, semi-trailers etc... [more...]

  • November 20, 2014 16:31

    Valutec delivers progressive kiln to Europe’s largest sawmill

    Europe’s largest sawmill, Germany’s Ziegler Holzindustrie, has invested in a progressive kiln from Valutec. This will be Valutec’s second delivery to the sawmill, with the investment increasing the sawmill’s drying capacity by... [more...]

  • November 13, 2014 14:39

    Homag achieves a 15% increased order intake in 3Q/2014

    The Homag Group reported Q3 2014 order intake increased by 15% to Euro 203.2 million (prior year: EUR 176.9 million) and order backlog rose by more than 26% to Euro 302.8 million as of September 30, 2014 (prior year: EUR 239.3 million)... [more...]

  • November 10, 2014 16:18

    SICAM 2014 ends with enthusiasm: when numbers say it all

    One month has passed since SICAM 2014, let's take stock of the results achieved: we can now look beyond what the visitor statistics during the four days of the exhibition have already given us a glimpse of. The registrations made at the entrances allow us to further pursue the analysis, especially relating to the type of markets that look to SICAM as a reference point for the furniture industry... [more...]

  • November 10, 2014 08:19

    LIGNA 2015 presents solutions for the processing of plastics, composites and other non-wood materials

    Under the slogan “Surprisingly versatile”, machine tool manufacturers at LIGNA (11–14 May 2015, Hannover) are showcasing their machines’ potential for uses beyond conventional wood processing. Established machine tool manufacturers are increasingly developing products for everything from metalworking to high-tech processing for companies in the automotive, facade, yacht building and aerospace industries. Interest is high wherever machining, sawing, drilling and sanding is needed. Solutions for processing plastic and composite materials are particularly widespread, with their rising popularity driven by today's highly developed CNC 5-axis machining technology... [more...]

  • November 07, 2014 14:08

    Logistics company Rhenus to take over the Brenner Group

    Rhenus will take over Brenner SE & Co. KG, which is based in Plaidt in Rhineland-Pfalz, Germany on 1 January 2015, provided that the anti-trust authority gives its approval. The company will expand its services in the field of material flow logistics through the purchase of the specialist wood logistics firm... [more...]

  • November 06, 2014 12:02

    SCA to upgrade Tunadal sawmill with German machinery

    The German sawmill machinery company Linck, located in Oberkirch/Germany, will be the supplier for SCA Timber's new saw line at the Tunadal sawmill in Sundsvall, Sweden. Among others, the line will be equipped with profiler units (Linck VPM) and a new sawing division (Linck MKS) to ensure high-quality wood products, high throughput and high yield... [more...]

  • November 05, 2014 07:41

    Andritz receives order for extensive rebuild of Stora Ensoʼs Varkaus mill, Finland

    International technology group Andritz has received an order from Stora Enso to rebuild the fiberline, evaporation plant, recausticizing plant, recovery boiler, and recycled fiber plant at the Varkaus mill... [more...]

  • November 04, 2014 14:39

    Volkswagen to use wood in car production

    In the upcoming period, Volkswagen will use wood-based materials in tools for car production. At the car manufacturer’s Wolfsburg plant in Germany, Volkswagen tested five prototypes... [more...]