Norbord Inc. announced an update regarding the 2Q 2020 capacity utilization of its North American oriented strand board (OSB) and European panel mills.
Valmet has received an order to supply wash press technology to Phoenix Pulp & Paper Public Company Limited’s (PPPC) hardwood bleached pulp plant at the Nam Pong mill, located in Khon Kaen province in Thailand.
Raumaster Paper and Metsä Fibre have agreed on the delivery of an automatic sawn timber bundle handling and trailer loading system. The system will be delivered 2021 and the production is set to begin in 2022.
Canada's lumber production increased 6.5% from February to 5 009.2 thousand cubic metres in March. Production was 7.9% lower than in March 2019.
American Forest Management acquires South Rivers Forestry Consultants LLC (SRF), a family-owned forestry consulting business started by Jess and Valerie Crawford in 2006.
Setra is expanding its range of construction timber with a major investment in new planed products. Production will soon begin at the new planing mill in Hasselfors, Sweden. The goal is to manufacture around 200,000 m3 of planed products per year in Hasselfors.
Wallingford’s Inc. announces a new partnership with Veriga, one of the largest global manufacturers of tire chains and forestry tracks. New products include: a full line of bogie and wheel tracks for forestry equipment; forestry chains for skidders and CTL machinery; snow/traction tire chains for trucks, tractors and h...
Waratah Forestry Equipment unveiled the new H415HD, a heavy-duty harvesting head with new features and options to suit customer feedback and rugged application needs.
American Forest Management announces the sale of approx. 11,774 acres of Texas timberland. The property, known as Lusk Timberlands, was sold via a sealed bid. The buyer intends to continue to manage the property for timber production.
CCL Industries Inc. has acquired InTouch Label and Packaging Co., Inc., a specialized short-run digital label converter based near Boston, Massachusetts .
Drevopodnik Hausner sawmill in the Czech Republic installs a hydraulic log bandsaw equipped with a Mudata optimization system.
Armstrong Flooring appoints Gregory D. Waina, as interim CFO. Mr. Waina will have oversight of global finance, treasury, investor relations and accounting functions. The announcement comes after Armstrong Flooring and Douglas B. Bingham mutually agreed to separate effective June 26, 2020. The company will engage a nati...
BillerudKorsnäs has made a valuation of approximately 36,000 hectares of forest assets in Sweden, of which approximately 18,000 hectares are productive forests, in which the biological assets are valued according to IAS41. At the same time, the company has chosen to change the accounting method for valuing forest land ...
The exhibition is postponed due to the long-term uncertainty of the lifting of travel restrictions by the Government of Indonesia due to the situation with COVID-19.
Stafford Capital Partners Limited announced an interim close of $532 million for SIT IX, its ninth timberland fund.
Woodsafe Timber Protection, one of Scandinavia's leading companies in fire-retardant wood surface layers and fire-retardant wood products, is establishing in the UK.