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American Wood Council Launches New Manual For Engineered Wood Construction

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The American Wood Council (AWC) has released a revised 2015 Manual for Engineered Wood Construction, which contains design information for...

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Georgia-Pacific Announces Closure Of Two Southern Plywood Mills

Posted by on Apr 25, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Georgia-Pacific officials announced last week that the Crossett plywood mill is being closed permanently. On April 7, the company announced...

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Proteak Starts Up MDF Operation

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Update | 0 comments

In February Proteak announced the startup of its MDF plant in Huimanguillo, Tabasco, Mexico, under the brand Tecnotabla. “With...

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WestPine MDF Mill Explosion Investigation Continues

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The investigation into last month’s explosion that rocked the WestPine MDF facility in Quesnel, British Columbia, is ongoing, with...

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Composite Panel Market To Grow 4.21% In 2016

Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Capacity for the North American composite panel industry is expected to increase 4.21 percent in 2016, Composite Panel Association Chairman...

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