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Editor’s pickFirst Rubberwood-OSB-ContiRoll from Siempelkamp accepted at Vanachai/Surat Thani

16-04-2020
Siempelkamp, Rubberwood OSB, ContiRoll, Vanachai, Surat Thani, Thailand

On March 14, a Siempelkamp plant for OSB at Vanachai in Surat Thani/Thailand – the first OSB plant in Southeast Asia – was accepted. The ContiRoll® with dimensions of 4' x 48.7 m also sets the record of being the longest 4’-ContiRoll® from Siempelkamp. This milestone stands for almost 40 years of business relations …

Jiangsu Baolong successfully installs first OSB manufacturing line in Thailand

04-03-2020
Jiangsu Baolong, debarker, OSB production, flaker, first continuous OSB production line, Thailand, VANACHAI group

Jiangsu Baolong has installed a debarking and material preparation line for OSB production for Thailand-based VANACHAI Group.  Installation and testing were completed in January this year. VANACHAI Group is one of Asia’s leading producers of particleboard and medium-density fibreboard. It has recently set up Thailand’s first …

EGGER Group: stable results and high investments for 2018/19 financial year

26-07-2019
EGGER Group, annual press conference, furnitue, flooring, OSB, rawboards

The wood-based materials manufacturer recorded sales of EUR 2.84 billion and adjusted EBITDA of EUR 425.0 million. The EGGER Group reports on a successful, albeit challenging, 2018/2019 financial year during its annual press conference on 25 July 2019 at its headquarters in St. Johann in Tirol. The key performance indicators showed a stable …

Editor’s pickFAO: Global wood production growth accelerates

08-01-2018
FAO, global wood production, OSB, particleboard, MDF

MDF in a factory in Vietnam Global production of major wood products surged in 2016 for the seventh consecutive year with a growth rate of three to six per cent, according to new data published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization. The fastest increase in major wood products (industrial roundwood, sawnwood, wood-based panels, wood …

Editor’s pickWanhua places third order with Dieffenbacher, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin orders OSB plant

15-09-2017
xin weilin, Dieffenbacher, wanhua, china, OSB

Signing the contract with Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin. From left: Huang Rongsheng (Dieffenbacher Beijing), Lu Daoyi (Project Manager, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Zheng Fengshan (Chief Engineer, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Georg Rahm (Sales Manager, Dieffenbacher), Chen Zhengzhao (President, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Liu Shouhua …

North American OSB market to improve in 2017

03-01-2017
North America, OSB, 2017

North America’s Oriented Strand Board (OSB) market is expected to improve in 2017, with the right balance between OSB mill start-ups and strong U.S. housing starts a decisive factor for its sustainability, according to a new report, WOOD MARKETS 2017 – The Solid Wood Products Outlook: 2017 to 2021 by International WOOD MARKETS …

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