Metsä Fibre and ABB signed preliminary agreement on electrification technology to Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland
According to Kirill Rogal, Deputy General Director for Economics and Finance of Syassky Pulp and Paper Mill in Russia, the existing growth rates for tissue products will continue in the next two to three years. In public places, the consumption of paper towels will increase, and households will more often buy products ...
BillerudKorsnäs and UPM have entered into an agreement that will extend the supply agreement for pulp, steam and electricity for the production at BillerudKorsnäs’ mill in Pietarsaari, Finland.
In Q1 2020, Vologda loggers of Segezha Group (part of Sistema JSFC) purchased 11 new timber carriers equipped with trailers and manipulators, as well as 22 all-terrain vehicles. The total investment amounted to around RUB 300 million ($4.3 million).
Conifex Timber Inc. will further extend the temporary curtailment of operations at its Mackenzie, British Columbia, Canada sawmill for an additional five weeks to July 6, 2020, as the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to adversely affect global demand for forest products.
Marko Mattila joins Ponsse’s Management Team. Marko Mattila, forest engineer, will replace Jarmo Vidgrén as the Sales and Marketing Director, starting from 1 June 2020. At the same time, Mattila will start as a member of Ponsse Plc’s Management Team.
Lumber Liquidators' net sales in the 1Q 2020 increased $1.2 million, or 0.4%, to $267 million from the 1Q 2019.
Katerra's cross-laminated timber (CLT) factory has earned Chain of Custody (CoC) certifications under three major certification programs: Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SCS-SFI/COC-007240), Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC-C156195), and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC/29-31-382).
Kadant's 1Q 2020 revenue decreased 7% to $159.1 million compared to $171.3 million in 2019. Gross margin was 42.9% compared to 41.2% in 2019.
Sweden's first wooden wind tower is now ready on Björkö outside Gothenburg. The tower is 30 meters high and was erected by the development company Modvion. The wood construction is as strong as steel and makes the wind turbine climate neutral from the start. As early as 2022, the first wooden towers will be built on a ...
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, announces that the mill successfully transferred its paper grade VivaKraft to the PM1. Therefore, VivaKraft is unique in the market of coated kraft-papers.
Danzer reports sales of Euro 180 million in 2019; a 11% drop from sales of Euro 202 million in the year 2018. Two main drivers caused the sales decrease: the closure of Danzer’s flooring deck layer production in France and sharply declining lumber sales out of North America, due to the US-Chinese trade war.
John Deere introduces new H219 harvesting head for large harvesters and big timber. The two-wheel-drive H219 harvester head has dual-speed feed motors. Its feed force and speed automatically adjust to the size of the timber being processed. Long knives and large roller openings make it easy to grab the tree for fell cu...
Ponsse’s Board of Directors elected Jarmo Vidgrén as its Chairman. Juha Vidgrén, Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors since 2010, will continue as an ordinary member of the Board.
China's output value of wooden door in 2019 reached RMB153 billion, an increase of 4% over the same period 2018. The export value of wooden doors was $639 million, down 6% from 2019.
The Poland State Forests National Holding (LASY PAŃSTWOWE) launched a pilot project to use Timbeter in the Nowe Ramuki Forest District of the country. During the pilot project, the District will use Artificial Intelligence and machine learning technology for measurements, and digital reporting.
Cooper Creek Cedar is generally meeting the requirements of the Forest and Range Practices Act and the Wildfire Act on Forest Licence A30171 near Kaslo, British Columbia, Canada. The audit looked at timber harvesting, road and bridge construction, maintenance and deactivation, reforestation, wildfire protection.
Ghana exported a total of 35,508 m3 of wood products in the first two months of the year which earned Euro 17.64 million a decline of over 30% in volume and value. The comparable figures for 2019 are 53,171 m3 valued at Euro 28.04 million.