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In mid-December 2021, the final mass timber beams, columns and cross-laminated timber (CLT) roof were set into place at downtown Milwaukee’s Ascent construction site. As of now, Ascent has reached 284ft, or roughly 86.5m, and will officially become the world’s tallest mass timber hybrid tower this summer, according to...
Timberlink, an Australasian timber product manufacturing company, has announced a generational investment in timber manufacturing in Bell Bay, a industrial centre located in Tasmania, Australia.This US$63 million capital investment will see an increase of more than 50% in on-island sovereign timber manufactured from sustainably managed pine plantations.The expansion project...
By Kresly ShenIn September 2021, the Supreme People’s Court of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) issued example of cases regarding antimonopoly and anti-unfair competition, listing 10 such cases including disputes over the optimised saw infringement of technical secrets. It also aims to encourage people to insist on defending...
According to data by Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, export of wood and wood products reached US$13.2 billion in the past 11 months, a 20% increase over the same period last year, in which wood products represented $9.9bn. However, despite seeing a growth in forestry products exports...
With the gradual recovery in the major market countries, the Malaysian Timber Council (MTC) has assessed the opportunities for the commodity and wood processing sectors.Tan Ting Wai, director of MTC's Business Development Division, said that current market demand presents distinct opportunities in terms of consumer products for the West...
Production in Vietnam has returned to normal and businesses operating in the wood industry are accelerating production to keep up with signed export orders for the last month of the year and the first half of 2022. Export activity by the timber industry increased in October and November 2021,...
Dieffenbacher has reported to earn €400 million in sales in 2021 due to high demand for new wood-based panel production plants, diversification of its forming business, growing customer interest in sustainable solutions and the introduction of a smart plant concept that gives manufacturers more insight into their production and...
International wood-based panel product manufacturer Egger is celebrating their 60th anniversary with a new corporate video that is available for view on their website or YouTube.The 13-minute corporate video tells the story of the Egger Group and ventures a look into the past, present and future. The focus...
Finnos, a company that offers AI-driven log X-RAY solutions for the sawmill, pulp, energy and plywood industries, have introduced their latest measuring device, a new board scanner which aims to improve data acquisition and productivity of the sawing process.According to the company, the board scanner scans boards from all...
Five Indian furniture designers have recently unveiled finished furniture items remade using American hardwoods as part of REMAKE, the first design collaboration in India led by the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC). The project challenged these designers in selecting three pieces from their own existing furniture range and...