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Panel Manufacturing

Russian wood-based panels manufacturer Uvadrev-Holding has placed an order with Siempelkamp for a new particleboard plant.After ordering a particleboard plant with a production range of 300,000 m³ per year from Siempelkamp in 2012, this is the second project that Uvadrev and their German partner are realising together. Assembly...
At the EGGER site in Lexington, North Carolina, United States, a Greenfield particleboard plant made by Siempelkamp has been successfully accepted just eleven weeks after the first board was produced.The commissioning of the particleboard plant could be advanced via remote service even during a COVID-19 pandemic-related interruption. Thus, the...
Operating plants in Losheim am See, Germany, and in the Polish cities of Karlino and Krosno Odrzańskie, the HOMANIT Group is a European specialist in the production of thin, high-value-added wood fiberboards. For its new site in Pagirai near the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius, the company has ordered a...
Effective 1 February 2021, Tapani Tilus has begun his position as Raute's Chief Digital Officer. His responsibilities include leading and developing Raute’s digital business.Tapani has a M.Sc. (Eng.) degree. Before joining Raute, he worked for Konecranes in various tasks for 23 years, in the spare parts and service business,...
Klaipedos Mediena (VMG) has completed acceptance tests of Europe's most modern particleboard plant – the third of its kind in Akmene, Lithuania – built with Siempelkamp as partner.All acceptance tests for different board thicknesses between 4 and 30 mm have been completed successfully; the contractually fixed quality and capacity have...
The difficulties imposed by the COVID-19 health emergency did not prevent GiardinaGroup, one of the best-known brands in the world for the quality and effectiveness of its finishing solutions, from achieving a good 2020, in line with the results of the previous year. The turnover amounted to 20 million...
SCM has announced additions to its beam saw range. The wide and varied range of SCM beam saws continues to evolve to meet the different demands of panel machining, from mass production to "batch 1".A result of continuous research and development, SCM's panel saws are available in stand-alone versions...
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Guangxi Chongzuo Lelin Forestry Development Co Ltd to supply a chip washing system and pressurized refining system for its production line near Chongzuo in Guangxi province, China. With a design capacity of 80 bone dry metric ton per hour, this will...
For its second production plant near Inegöl, Turkish wood-based materials manufacturer Starwood has ordered its second thin-board plant for the production of thin medium- and high-density fibreboards (MDF/HDF). This is the fifth time that Starwood has chosen to use Siempelkamp's ContiRoll® press technology and a Siempelkamp plant.The new high-performance...
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order – in cooperation with Dieffenbacher – to supply a complete medium-density fibreboard (MDF) plant, including a chip washing and pressurised refining system, to Nile Wood S.A.E, a subsidiary of Egypt Kuwait Holding (EKH), for their greenfield site in Sadat City, Egypt.Start-up...