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Timberlink Australia selects Denmark's Kallesoe Machinery as manufacturing equipment supplier

05-10-2020
Timberlink Australia, Kallesoe, Denmark, manufacturing plant, CLT, GLT, glulam

Timberlink Australia has announced that following an extensive international review, they have selected Danish-based Kallesoe Machinery A/S as the manufacturing equipment supplier for Timberlink’s planned Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) and Glue Laminated Timber (GLT) plant. Working alongside Timberlink, Kallesoe will supply and commission a …

Editor’s pickKastamonu and Siempelkamp hit two new milestones in longstanding partnership

20-08-2020
Kastamonu, Siempelkamp, Press Line, Panel Manufacturing

Construction work for Kastamonu's new forming and press line has officially begun at their Samsun site Kastamonu Entegre and Siempelkamp have hit two new milestones. Assembly work on a new forming and press line with 7'-x-37.1-metre ninth-generation ContiRoll® for the production of particleboard in Samsun officially began at the end of …

Vietnam’s wood processing firms surviving and eyeing post-pandemic opportunities

13-05-2020
Vietnam, wood processing, manufacturing, post-pandemic, opportunities

Many wood processing firms from Vietnam have managed to operate despite the COVID-19 pandemic and many have even rolled out new measures to take advantage of the opportunities on offer when the pandemic is over, reported Vietnam News. Vu Hai Bang, CEO of Woodsland, one of the country’s leading furniture exporters, said that while his …

Muar wood-based industry expects to lose RM500 mil in revenue due to MCO

11-05-2020
Furniture businesses, wood products, wood-based panels, manufacturing, impact, coronavirus, COVID-19, MCO, Muar, Malaysia

Furniture businesses and related players in the wood-based industry in Muar, Johor have been affected in the first quarter of this year, expecting to lose about RM500 million in revenue due to the Movement Control Order (MCO), reported The Edge Markets. Muar Furniture Association president Ong Yeou Huan said that as the wood-based industry is …

280,000 Indonesia’s furniture sector workers laid off

17-04-2020
Indonesian Furniture and Crafts Industry Association, HIMKI, laid off, furniture manufacturing sector

Abdul Sobur, Secretary General of the Indonesian Furniture and Crafts Industry Association (HIMKI), has reported that, in addition to the thousands of workers laid off in the retail, hotel, and restaurant sectors, furniture manufacturers have indicated that they have had to lay off some 280,000 workers, reported ITTO. Indonesian furniture …

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