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Moelven Notnäs Ransby starts up Universal Shredder FRP from Andritz at its Torsby sawmill

26-02-2020
Moelven, Andritz, Universal Shredder FRP, Moelven Notnäs Ransby AB sawmill, Torsby, Sweden, wood waste

International technology Group Andritz has successfully completed the start-up of a Universal Shredder FRP at the Moelven Notnäs Ransby AB sawmill in Torsby, Sweden. The sawmill produces around 225,000 m3 of sawn goods every year. The wood waste generated will be processed with an Andritz Universal Shredder FRP, type 2000P, which is able to …

Indonesia’s Sampoerna Kayoe collaborates with ATPIKA

25-02-2020
ndonesia, Sampoerna Kayoe, innovative, sustainable, engineered wood, timber processing, largest, ATPIKA, school, collaboration, Semarang

In 2020, Indonesia’s Sampoerna Kayoe plans to collaborate with Akademi Teknik Pendidikan Industri Kayu (ATPIKA) and many other educational entities to introduce Sampoerna Kayoe’s innovative and sustainable product. Sampoerna Kayoe is a leading timber processing company in Indonesia while ATPIKA is a top academy located in Semarang …

Chinese cabinetmaker considers US$86 million investment in North Carolina

21-02-2020
Chinese company, GoldenHome, cabinetmaker, investment, U.S., North Carolina, new plant, cabinets, wood products

Chinese cabinetmaker GoldenHome may consider investing US$86 million in a new manufacturing plant near Charlotte, North Carolina, reported Woodworking Network. The city of Concord is expected to vote on a major tax incentive package for the company soon, which would include a $803,515 grant given over five years. The investment would create 256 …

Xylexpo 2020: New image, new entries for SCM's user-friendly smart factory

19-02-2020
Xylexpo 2020, trade show, exhibition, Smart&Human, woodworking

Once again this year, SCM will play a key role at Xylexpo, now in its 27th edition and due to be held at the Milano-Rho Trade Fair from 26 to 29 May 2020. With an exhibition space of around 2,500m2, in Hall 2, the Italian Group confirms its keen interest in the Italian and European market, exhibiting an extensive array of new technologies for the …

Japan sees development of super-thick plywood

18-02-2020
Japan, plywood, LVL, timber, forestry, market report

Seihoku Plywood (Tokyo) is currently working on the development of super-thick plywood that is more than 50mm thick. The company is also applying to obtain a JAS certificate, which will allow Seihoku to participate in the new engineered wood market. The manufacturing of thicker plywood is the same as for standard panels, but there is a limit to …

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