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China’s SGS Certifies Composite Wood Products For U.S. Market

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in News | 0 comments

SGS has announced that it has become the first third-party certifier (TPC) to be accredited by the Hong Kong Accreditation Service (HKAS)....

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New Strength And Safety Tests Pit Timber Against Concrete And Steel

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Thanks to innovative construction materials like cross-laminated timber (CLT) and laminated veneer lumber (LVL), wooden buildings are no...

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Freres Lumber Builds For The Future With New Mass Plywood Panels

Posted by on Nov 29, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Tyler Freres, vice president of sales for Freres Lumber Co., walked through a new manufacturing plant between Mill City and Lyons, off of...

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Boise Cascade Shuts Down LVL Production, Lays Off 56

Posted by on Nov 27, 2018 in News | 0 comments

One of the largest producers of plywood and engineered wood products in North America is shutting down its laminated veneer lumber (LVL)...

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LIGNA 2019: Showcases And Events For The Primary Wood Industry

Posted by on Nov 20, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Next year, from 27 to 31 May, the world’s leading trade fair for woodworking and wood processing plant, machinery and tools will...

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Arauco Michigan Mill To Convert Low-Grade Wood Into Quality Particleboard

Posted by on Nov 15, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Dying, deformed and diseased trees will be key ingredients of particleboard manufactured at the new Arauco panel mill in northern...

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