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Editor’s pickChange of management at Siempelkamp

30-06-2020
Siempelkamp

Technology leader Siempelkamp has announced that effective 30 June 2020, Christoph Michel, CEO and spokesman of the Board of Directors, will be leaving the company to take on new tasks and challenges outside the group. Dr Martin Stark, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Siempelkamp, will fill the position of CEO as interim manager with …

Editor’s pickDigitalisation as a role model: Siempelkamp is a new member of the VR Business Club

13-05-2020
VR, AR, virtual planning, digital services, Siempelkamp, VR Club

How will virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality change our future? Which fields of application and business models are trend-setting? Siempelkamp has developed answers to these questions, for example, in the area of virtual planning of plants and digital service offers. As a new member of VR Business Club, the Group is now focusing …

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 …

Editor’s pickVisionary project on "Green Technology": Wood Technology Co. (WOTECH) orders MDF plant based on rice straw from Siempelkamp

18-02-2020
Siempelkamp, WOTECH, contract, MDF plant, Azza Aabd Alaty Serry, Jürgen Philipps, Jochen Dauter, Furniture, Rice Straw

Contract signing in December 2019 in Cairo, center: Chem. Azza Aabd Alaty Serry, Chairman WOTECH - left Jürgen Philipps, Managing Director Siempelkamp Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH, right Jochen Dauter, Sales Director Siempelkamp In December, the Egyptian company Wood Technology Co. (WOTECH) placed a milestone project regarding "Green …

Editor’s pickMetro orders new forming and press line from Siempelkamp

05-12-2019
Siempelkamp, Metro, Thailand, wood-based panel, manufacturer, forming and press line, MDF plant

At the end of October, Metro, one of Thailand's leading wood-based panel producers, confirmed its commitment to Siempelkamp with an order for a new forming and press line for an MDF plant at the Kanchanburi site. This order continues a long-standing business relationship under new auspices: Metro President Chatchai Piyasombatkul and Christoph …

Editor’s pickSiempelkamp’s high-performance short-cycle press for Egger improved efficiency

31-10-2019
Siempelkamp, Egger, short-cycle press, KT700, synchronous pore surface

Optimised pressure distribution, reduced pressing and charging times, differentiated hydraulic control of the press cylinders are some of the advantages of using the short cycle presses made by Siempelkamp. These machines are ideally positioned in the wood-based panel industry due to their performance capabilities and are registering greater …

Editor’s pickDongwha/Vietnam orders 47 m long Siempelkamp MDF press again

18-10-2019
Siempelkamp, Dongwha, Vietnam Rubber Group, MDF press, MDF plant, Vietnam, Hanoi, Acacia, ContiRoll Gerenation 9 NEO

Dongwha, Asia's largest producer of engineered wood from Korea, is securing the "longest MDF press in Asia" for the second time with another 8' x 47.1 m press. The new, third Siempelkamp plant ordered by the company is designed for processing the demanding raw material acacia. Already in 2010 and 2015, the company VRG Dongwha, a joint venture of …

Editor’s pickAustralia's Borg orders new MDF forming and press line from Siempelkamp

03-10-2019
Siempelkamp, Borg Manufacturing, melamine-coated boards, MDF forming line, MDF press line, ContiRoll, Siempelkamp Compactor, LIGNA 2019, Australia

Borg Manufacturing Pty Ltd, Australia's leading producer of melamine-coated boards, has ordered a new MDF forming and press line for its Oberon site. With this order, the company repeatedly relies on Siempelkamp support. Borg Manufacturing Pty Ltd. replaces an old multi-opening line with an MDF forming and press line including ContiRoll® in …

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