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Arauco Takes Over Moncure Mills

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in Update | 0 comments

Arauco has started production at the panel complex (MDF, particleboard, laminate) it recently acquired from Uniboard (Pfleiderer) in...

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Arauco Will Build New Plant

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in Update | 0 comments

Arauco announced it will reconstruct the plywood mill that was destroyed by fire at its complex in Nueva Aldea, Chile. “We know that the...

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Lumber Design Values Altered

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in Update | 0 comments

Following proposals from the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau (SPIB), the American Lumber Standard Committee (ALSC) recently approved a...

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MDF Shipments Rose Last Year

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in Update | 0 comments

North American composite panel shipments for all three product categories totaled 5.473MMSF for 2011, an increase of nearly 1% over 2010,...

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Ameresco Starts Biomass Plant

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in Update | 0 comments

Following a series of performance tests, Ameresco, Inc. has received its Final Acceptance Certificate from the U.S.  Dept. of Energy...

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NW Hardwoods Sold to AIP

Posted by on Sep 12, 2011 in Update | 1 comment

Weyerhaeuser Co. has sold its hardwood lumber business, Northwest Hardwoods, to American Industrial Partners (AIP), which will operate the...

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