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ARAUCO to close particleboard line in North Carolina and upgrade MDF line

05-02-2020
ARAUCO, particleboard line, MDF line, North Carolina, Moncure, closure, integration

Arauco announced on 30th January that it will close its particleboard line in Moncure, North Carolina, effective April 2020. Arauco said the decision was based on an assessment over several years that the older manufacturing platform was less competitive in a challenging marketplace compared to the company’s other advanced, …

Arauco aims to be carbon neutral by 2020

26-09-2019
Arauco, carbon neutral, 2020, greenhouse gas emissions, forestry company, Science Based Targets, climate change, global warming

Arauco announced its commitment to achieve carbon neutrality by 2020. The company aims to capture more greenhouse gas emissions than its emissions at a global level, positioning Arauco as the world’s first forestry company to achieve this important goal. In addition to this important milestone, the company announced it will join the Science …

Editor’s pickNew Sandvik Quickdisc enables ‘biggest ever’ belt repair at Arauco

17-08-2018
Sandvik, Biggest belt repair, Arauco, QuickDisc Plus 500, LIGNA 2017

Steel belt manufacturer Sandvik recently used its new QuickDisc Plus tool to complete its biggest ever patch repair project: removing and replacing a 480mm diameter area of a damaged press belt for a particleboard plant and restoring it to perfect working order. Damaged press belt on a particleboard line restored to health. The work was …

Editor’s pick‘2018 will be one of the busiest’: Dieffenbacher

26-02-2018
Dieffenbacher, Greenply, Fantoni, Arauco

German plant manufacturer looks ahead to record-setting achievements in 2018 Arauco will begin production on one of the largest CPS+ in North America this year. Only two months into 2018, German press technology company Dieffenbacher says it anticipates 2018 will be one of its busiest and most significant years, based on the completion of a …

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