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SCM restarts operations in Italy

05-05-2020
SCM, Italy, restart, operations

Italian woodworking machinery giant SCM restarts with production and operations activities. The re-opening of production units will need to follow a strategic plan of gradual and progressive re-launch, in co-ordination with the suppliers in its production chain, to comply with all the arrangements for the protection of workers' health as much as …

Stella-Jones to continue operations at North American treating facilities

27-03-2020
Stella-Jones, all North America treating facilities, supporting distribution networks, continue operation

Stella-Jones Inc. provided an update on its North American operations in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic and orders issued by Canadian provincial and U.S. state authorities. Stella-Jones confirmed that while certain government authorities have ordered the closure or minimisation of all non-essential business operations in regions where it …

New Transportation Scheduling Soon Available for Remsoft Operations

16-03-2020
new transportation scheduling module, Remsoft Operations, cloud-based, operational planning system, forestry

A new Transportation Scheduling module will soon be available for Remsoft Operations. The module adds capabilities for assigning fleets to road-side inventory, and creating delivery schedules from the unit to the mill. Remsoft announced that a new Transportation Scheduling module will be available by mid-year for Remsoft Operations, the …

Australia's Hyne Timber Tumbarumba adding third shift and actively recruiting

12-03-2020
Australia, Hyne Timber Tumbarumba, third shift, Bushfire recovery salvage operation

Hyne Timber Tumbarumba is in the process of adding a third shift as the Bushfire recovery salvage operation continues. The site already employs approximately 230 people and is actively recruiting to a range of new opportunities and vacancies. Site Manager, Marcus Fenske said the third shift is essential as the company does its part in bushfire …

Biesse Group: Operations ensured in compliance with the new regulations to safeguard against Coronavirus

10-03-2020
Biesse Group, compliance, official statement from the Italian Prime Minister, containment, coronavirus, safeguard, operations

Biesse Group is implementing the “Decreto della Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri” (the official statement from the Italian Prime Minister) published on Sunday 8 March 2020 tightening the provisions for the containment of the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19. Through the Management Committee, set up to monitor the global scenario …

China’s domestic timber wholesale markets starting to resume business

03-03-2020
China, domestic timber wholesale market, resume business, operation, coronavirus

It has been reported that timber from South America and Southeast Asia recently arrived in Guangzhou and Dongguan Ports and has been off-loaded, reported ITTO. The domestic timber wholesale markets have started work after the lull due to the virus risk. The trade media (Wood365) has reported that small volumes of timber have been delivered to the …

Timbeter closes $1 million seed round to fuel expansion in Southeast Asia and Latin America

05-02-2020
Timbeter, seeding round, funding, digitalisation, expansion, Southeast Asia, Latin America, forestry management, logistics, forestry operations, forestry value chain, digital data exchange, timber measurement, reporting platform

Estonian company Timbeter, whose solutions help the forestry sector adopt digital technology to optimise transparency and efficiency in forestry management, has raised $1 million in its seed round. The seed round was led by TMT Investments, the venture investing company listed on the London Stock Exchange. The Tallinn-based company developed a …