IMA Schelling to provide solutions for Roseburg Forest Products’ new MDF plant

From left: Jill Huter, sales operation manager, IMA Schelling; Jurgen Huter, sales manager – Board Mills, IMA Schelling; Jim Salchenberg, senior director of engineering and OPS asset management, Roseburg Forest Products; Jake Elston, senior vice-president of operations, Roseburg; Stuart Gray, president and CEO of Roseburg (Image: IMA Schelling)

IMA Schelling Group, a system provider to the woodworking and board industries, has announced that Roseburg Forest Products has opted for the group’s solutions to construct a new MDF plant in Dillard, Oregon, US.

According to the press release, IMA Schelling will deliver a cut-to-size plant with two highly automated packaging lines.

Jurgen Huter, sales manager for Board Unit of IMA Schelling US, stated: “We are very excited to be a part of this historic project with Roseburg. IMA Schelling has a well-deserved reputation for reliable, robust machines. The integrated robotic systems on the cut-to-size plant show our capabilities for integrating new technology to improve efficiency and performance.”

“We have had Schelling equipment in continuous operation at other locations for more than 20 years and we are looking forward to continuing our partnership with IMA Schelling,” said Jim Salchenberg, senior director of engineering and OPS asset management for Roseburg Forest Products.