• Sawmilling
  • August 22, 2017 17:07

AriVislanda delivers double-arbor circular saw to Russian company

Swedish sawmill machine producer AriVislanda delivers a QSS-P700, a double-arbor circular saw to the Russian sawmill company Pechora Wood in. Pechora Wood will install the saw in the Troitsko-Pechorsk sawmill ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 22, 2017 15:02

Kährs Group reports stable sales growth and strong operating profit for second quarter 2017

Kährs Group’s net sales totalled SEK 792 million (755) in the second quarter 2017, an increase of 5% compared with the same period in 2016. Organic sales growth was 3%. Operating EBITDA rose 23% and totalled SEK 75 million (61), corresponding to an ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 22, 2017 11:26

First CLT-plant in Norway

On 9 August the Norwegian wood company Splitkon and the Industrial Development Corporation of Norway Siva signed an agreement to build the first CLT-plant in Norway. The production hall in Åmot western of Oslo is to be finished by autumn 2018. Construction work is expected to start ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 21, 2017 11:58

Rayonier Advanced Materials and Tembec Announce Antitrust Clearance

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. and Tembec Inc. announced that they received clearance from the Competition Bureau of Canada without condition, of the previously announced proposed statutory arrangement under Section 192 of the Canada Business Corporations Act involving the ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 21, 2017 11:19

West Fraser Announces Regulatory Approval Granted for Gilman Companies Acquisition

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. announced that, further to its news release of July 26, 2017, the United States Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") has granted early termination of the applicable waiting period under the Hart‑Scott‑Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 21, 2017 10:28

Moelven Group orders again chamber kilns from Heinola

Swedish Moelven Notnäs AB invests again in Heinola’s chamber kilns. This kiln order is already second from Moelven to Heinola within one year. The six new chamber kilns type HCH from Heinola Sawmill Machinery Inc. have an annual capacity of ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 18, 2017 12:20

Mayr-Melnhof Group's operating profit down 7.9% in 1H 2017

The Mayr-Melnhof Group achieved overall high capacity utilization in the first six months of 2017 and was able to maintain the previous year’s level in sales and volume... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 18, 2017 10:13

Andritz to start up key production technologies for Metsä Group’s new mill in Finland

Andritz has successfully completed start-up of the key production technologies for Metsä Group’s new bioproduct pulp mill with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tons of pulp in Äänekoski, Finland... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 17, 2017 12:31

40-month stasis in dollar value of EU tropical wood imports

While the euro value of tropical wood product imports into the EU increased 20% between mid-2014 and mid-2016, the value reported in US dollars remained almost static... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 17, 2017 09:24

Indonesia: Delivering benefits of FLEGT to SMEs

A national policy dialogue co-hosted by the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and the Ministry of Environment and Forestry brought together more than 200 policy makers... [more...]

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