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WoodWorks announces 2020-21 Board of Directors

15-05-2020
WoodWorks, 2020-21 Board of Directors, non-profit, education, technical support, commercial, multi-family, wood building

WoodWorks - Wood Products Council has announced its 2020-21 Board of Directors, including two new members representing the architectural and engineering communities: Tom Chung, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Principal, Leers Weinzapfel Associates; Tanya Luthi, PE, Vice President, Structures, Entuitive. WoodWorks extends its grateful appreciation to its two …

India to investigate alleged dumping of MDF from Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia

29-04-2020
India, Greenply, Greenpanel, Century Plyboards, MDF, fibreboards, anti-dumping, furniture, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia

Greenply Industries, Greenpanel Industries and Century Plyboards have filed application to commerce ministry's probing arm DGTR to start anti-dumping investigation on imports of "plain medium density fibre board of thickness less than 6 mm" imported from Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia, reported India’s Economic …

Koskisen achieved EPD for its plywood and chipboard

06-03-2020
Koskisen’s plywood and chipboard haveKoskisen, chipboard, plywood, Environmental Product Declaration, environmental life cycle, EPD, emissions, environmental impacts, use of resources, land use

Koskisen’s plywood and chipboard have received an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD), a certified document that communicates information about a product’s environmental life cycle impacts. An EPD provides information on, for example, the emissions resulting from the manufacture of the product, the product’s environmental …

Eska equips board machine with online condition monitoring from SPM Instrument

26-02-2020
online condition monitoring system, SPM Instrument, Eska, solid board manufacturer, condition based maintenance, Dutch

Dutch solid board producer Eska has decided to equip the PM7 board machine in its Hoogezand plant with an online condition monitoring system from SPM Instrument. SPM Instrument’s Intellinova Parallel EN and Intellinova Standard systems were chosen for monitoring this critical machine. Eska board machine PM7 in Hoogezand, the Netherlands …

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, …

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