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Editor’s pickFirst Rubberwood-OSB-ContiRoll from Siempelkamp accepted at Vanachai/Surat Thani

Siempelkamp, Rubberwood OSB, ContiRoll, Vanachai, Surat Thani, Thailand

On March 14, a Siempelkamp plant for OSB at Vanachai in Surat Thani/Thailand – the first OSB plant in Southeast Asia – was accepted. The ContiRoll® with dimensions of 4' x 48.7 m also sets the record of being the longest 4’-ContiRoll® from Siempelkamp. This milestone stands for almost 40 years of business relations …

Jiangsu Baolong successfully installs first OSB manufacturing line in Thailand

Jiangsu Baolong, debarker, OSB production, flaker, first continuous OSB production line, Thailand, VANACHAI group

Jiangsu Baolong has installed a debarking and material preparation line for OSB production for Thailand-based VANACHAI Group.  Installation and testing were completed in January this year. VANACHAI Group is one of Asia’s leading producers of particleboard and medium-density fibreboard. It has recently set up Thailand’s first …

EGGER Group: stable results and high investments for 2018/19 financial year

EGGER Group, annual press conference, furnitue, flooring, OSB, rawboards

The wood-based materials manufacturer recorded sales of EUR 2.84 billion and adjusted EBITDA of EUR 425.0 million. The EGGER Group reports on a successful, albeit challenging, 2018/2019 financial year during its annual press conference on 25 July 2019 at its headquarters in St. Johann in Tirol. The key performance indicators showed a stable …

Editor’s pickFAO: Global wood production growth accelerates

FAO, global wood production, OSB, particleboard, MDF

MDF in a factory in Vietnam Global production of major wood products surged in 2016 for the seventh consecutive year with a growth rate of three to six per cent, according to new data published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization. The fastest increase in major wood products (industrial roundwood, sawnwood, wood-based panels, wood …

Editor’s pickWanhua places third order with Dieffenbacher, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin orders OSB plant

xin weilin, Dieffenbacher, wanhua, china, OSB

Signing the contract with Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin. From left: Huang Rongsheng (Dieffenbacher Beijing), Lu Daoyi (Project Manager, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Zheng Fengshan (Chief Engineer, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Georg Rahm (Sales Manager, Dieffenbacher), Chen Zhengzhao (President, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Liu Shouhua …