ARAUCO announced on Wednesday that its board of directors has approved an estimated investment of $235 million (USD) for the construction of a new MDF line in Zitácuaro, Mexico. The project is scheduled to be completed and the new line operational in 2025Q2.
Roseburg announced on Friday that the automation and modernization of its Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, MDF plant are continuing. The Pembroke plant produces a wide variety of high quality MDF products, as well as manufacturing MDF mouldings onsite.
Koskisen is a Finnish wood industry company that produces sawn timber and panel products. Koskisen uses Stora Enso’s bio-based binder, NeoLingo® by Stora Enso, which is replacing fossil-based resins used in furniture boards.
Reuters reported on Tuesday (7-19-22) morning that according to a source familiar with the matter, private equity firm CVC Capital and wood panel manufacturer Kronospan have submitted a joint expression of interest in acquiring Canadian lumber company West Fraser Timber Co.
According to the latest data released by the European Panel Federation (EPF), European wood-based panel production was up 10% in 2021.
Tafisa Canada, a subsidiary of the Sonae Indústria group, announced today (7-6-22), a total of $62 million (CAD) in investments […]
Uniboard Canada Inc., a leading North American manufacturer of engineered wood products, announced on Tuesday that it was investing $250 million (CAD) in a new state-of-the-art particleboard press line at its Val-d’Or, Quebec, plant. The new continuous press will feature the latest in particleboard production technology.
According to a June 14th report in the Triad Business Journals, Egger Wood Products—the Austria-based maker of wood-based materials, which opened its first US-based laminated plant in Lexington, NC, in 2020 producing particle board and thermally fused laminates (TFL)—is looking to expand at its facility.
Roseburg Forest Products, a privately-owned company and a leading manufacturer of particleboard, medium density fiberboard (MDF), and thermally fused laminates, announced today that it is in the process of exploring the feasibility of locating a second MDF plant or bioenergy product facility within its current western operations footprint.
Greenpanel Industries announced the restart of their Rudrapur MDF mill after repairs to refiner.