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Segezha Group to start large-size long-grained plywood production

Segezha, plywood, birch plywood, Vyatsky Plywood Mill, automatic plywood production, Russia wood

Segezha Group launched a new premium birch plywood production, the second stage of Vyatsky Plywood Mill thus representing the completion of regional priority investment project of the timber holding company Segezha Group (affiliated to Sistema JSFC). For the first time in Russia, new automatic plywood production lines are installed on the new …

Editor’s pickRussia's construction sector can take a leaf out of the Swedes experience

Swedish Wood, Russia, ARCH Moscow, wood construction, lecture, panel discussion

Alexander Nyberg, an architect at Swedish Wood, shares about Sweden's wood construction efforts at a panel discussion at ARCH Moscow. Image: Hans E Andersson Russia has substantial access to forest raw material, making it an important player in the forest industry. But for news about the latest trends in wood construction, Russia’s major …

Editor’s pickResearchers find new solution for charting Russia’s forest resources

Russia, forestry, Luke

Russian softwood logs. Photo credit: Lesnaya Industriya Journal Russian and Finnish researchers at the Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) are combining expertise to collect forest data in Russia, giving the country’s forest resources database a much-needed boost where up-to-date data is only available for less than 10% of …