the world's leading publication for coverage of the OSB, particleboard, MDF, laminates, softwood and hardwood plywood and hardwood face veneer industries.


Cubitron II: Cutting edge Performance and Superior Finishing

What if you’re abrasive belts could…

  • Remove more stock while drawing fewer amps?
  • Increase production through faster line speeds?
  • Reduce your sander’s energy conumption?


Rotary Screens

  • Dual Drive Suspended Rotary Screens offer proven, reliable performance

Slant Disc Chippers

  • High quality chips of all sizes from residuals or round wood

Disc Scalpers

  • Robust, heavy-duty design for a variety of screening applications


One Shot Loading – Boost Your Container Loading Process

Altec Integrated Solution

The Altec Charger With XY 2.0 Line Scanner

  • Improved recovery / Improved cycle times
  • Reduced maintenance / Easier calibration
  • Lower cost of ownership


Successful projects need innovative ideas and strong partners. ARAUCO do Brasil teamed up with ANDRITZ to install a state-of-the-art system for MDF fiber production. In February 2013, the chip screening, chip washing, and pressurized refining technology from ANDRITZ for the MDF#2 line in Jaguariaiva was started up in a spirit of cooperation and excellentteamwork. “Whenever we had a question, the ANDRITZ team had an answer—quickly. It was clear that they really wanted to be partners with us,” says plant manager Alex Ferreira Alves.

Argos Solutions

ARGOS SOLUTIONS AS develops and supplies automatic surface grading and panel repair systems. ARGOS aims to provide efficiency by automatic controlling of the surface quality. We provide innovative and creative solutions.

Ashland Hercules Water Technologies

Meet the growing demand for environmentally-friendly interior wood products with Ashland’s formaldehyde-free Soyad adhesives. Formulated with a proprietary cross-linking resin and natural soy flour, these proven adhesives provide a strong, water-resistant bond and readily replace UF-based adhesives in hardwood plywood and composite panels. Stay ahead of regulations and improve indoor air quality for your customers and workers — go formaldehyde-free with Soyad adhesives.

B Maier

Efficient technology for your successful PB, MDF or OSB production

  • Chipping
  • Flaking
  • Milling
  • Plant concepts
  • Modernization
  • Service


At BASF, we have made a sizable commitment to the engineered wood industry. We provide MDI; a versatile isocyanate used in a variety of construction materials, including oriented strand board, medium density fiberboard, particle board, and more. Our worldwide resources bring you the best-in-class service, support and technical expertise, to help you with any size project. That’s why, when it comes to wood, more people count on the quality and know-how of BASF.

Baumer Inspection Gmbh

ColourBrain MFC 4.0 – optimized process – less rejects.

  • Double sided surface inspection with up to 14 cameras.
  • Scanner modules with the highest sensitivity.
  • Process analyses with Q-brain.
  • State of the art technology.

Berendsen Fluid Power

We’re Powered by Great Partnerships… Thank You Roseburg Forest Products for partnering with Berendsen Fluid Power on your recent hydraulic retrofit of the Washington Iron Works 7920 ton, 14-Opening Particle Board Press.

Retrofit Benefits: Increased Production; Reduced Energy Consumption; Improved Control Flexibility; Reliability and Quality

System Features: 12,000 GPM Reservoir; 900 HP; Electric Servo Actuator Prefill Shift; Eliminated Loader and Unloader HPU

Biele Automation Process

  • Development of automotion turnkey projects
  • Innovative & Customized Solutions
  • Maximum Productivity. Improvement of quality & reliability of your production processes
  • For plywood, HPL, solid wood, lightboard, particleboard, doors, flooring and furniture industries

Cat Forest Products

The new Cat 966M is 10% more fuel efficient on average than the previous model. We also made changes so you can work more efficiently in a millyard. The lock-up clutch torque converter helps you climb ramps without losing speed, and disc-type differential locks improve traction when the ground is slippery or muddy. Just hit a button and drive right through. Comfort is important, too. The new Ride Control system has two accumulators to chushion the ride full or empty.


Our extensive network reaches even the most remote areas of the globe, helping you produce better boards through improved release performance and continuous processing for higher production – no matter your location.

Clariant International

Clariant delivers innovative, high performance catalysts and superior customer care. Our catalysts help you cut RTO energy expenses and CO2 emissions by more than 50%. And with dedicated sales and technical personnel for the Panelboard Industry, we assist and advise during on-site installation, and provide quick turnaround for a catalyst laboratory testing. Each plant is unique, and deserves our personalized service.

Coil Manufacturing

Coil Rotary Drum Blenders

Constructed of rolled steel and lined with advanced plastics. Coil Blenders are available in a range of sizes and variable speeds of blenders that accommodate both liquid and powder resins.

Con-Vey Keystone

Con-Vey has been manufacturing engineered wood beam and I-joist equipment for over 40 years. From small-cut to size lines to high-speed I-joist production processes, we do it all. Our team can help you analyze potential upgrades to existing lines, develop new product manufacturing processes, or supply you with complete production lines. Our engineers, fabricators, and sales professionals will make your business goals their priority, and we guarantee your complete satisfaction.

Costa Sanders

Industrial Sanding Systems


Custom Engineering

Custom Engineering offers:

  • Platen rebuilds of all OE makes
  • Straighten and machining
  • Weld repair
  • Flow and pressure testing
  • 24-hour shutdown scheduling

Daubert Chemical

As a single-component reactive polyurethane adhesive available in hot melt and liquid formulations, Daubond PUR goes on easily in just one step, so you’ll save time over traditional two-step adhesives. What’s more, you’ll enjoy an open time that is long enough to position the pieces you’re adhering, but short enough to avoid production delays. We offer standard and custom formulations.

Delta Computer Systems

Get your machinery in shape with Delta Motion Controllers. And use our versatile RMCTools software to strengthen productivity, quality and uptime.

Dieffenbacher Gmbh

CPS+ New Generation of our Model for Success:

  • Superior reliability
  • Perfect board tolerances (down to +/- 0.00197 in.)
  • Wide Density range (22-62 lb/ft3)
  • High-speed (490 ft./min)

Dunhua Yalian Machinery

Company Set Up: 2003
Continuous Press Line: For 2.5-40mm thick MDF/HDF/PB/OSB panels
Scope of Supply: forming to intermediate storage
Line Width: 4/6/7/8/9 foot
Roller Press Line: For 2.0-6.0mm thick MDF panels
Scope of Supply: forming to press outfeed
Line Width: 4/6/8 foot
References: 25 Roller press lines delivered; 25 Continuous lines contracted, 8 of them started up already

Durox S R L

Manufacturing and repairing of spare parts completed of hard facing treatments for wood preparation machineries.

East Coast Sawmill Expo

The 35th East Coast Sawmill and Logging Equipment Exposition

Richmond Raceway Complex; Richmond, Virginia

Friday May 13th 8:30a.m. until 5:00p.m. and Saturday May 14th, 2016 8:30a.m. until 3:00p.m.

Ecochem International

We are the leader in additives to produce flame retardant particle board, MDF, plywood and OSB.


Our advanced turnkey Plant for the manufacturing of Large Wood Wool Cement Wall Elements provides for economic and durable prefab housing, including passive houses and buildings. The houses feature high thermal insulation, excellent thermal storage capacity and moisture balancing properties, providing a healthy indoor climate and very comfortable living conditions.

Evergreen Engineering

Wood Pellets; Biomass; Material Handling; Boiler Systems; Feasibility Studies; Preliminary & Detail Engineering; Cost Estimates; Environmental/Permitting; Project Management; Construction Mgmt; Turnkey Construction; Plant Assessments

Expo 2015

Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition

  • Attend and explore opportunities to advance your operations.
  • Learn about the latest technologies and experience INNOtech.
  • Profit from face-to-face meetings with industry innovators.


Complete veneer drying, grading and stacking line.

Fill Gessellschaft

Fill is a leading international machine and plant manufacturing company serving diverse branches of industry. The family-owned business excels in the use of the latest technology and methods in management, communication, and production. Business operations encompass the fields of metal, plastics and wood for the automotive, aircraft, wind energy, sport and building industries.

Fimma Fair 2016

The International Fair for Woodworking Machinery and Tools. Carpentry and Decoration sector

February 2-5, 2016

  • +34 963 861 303


Fire Protection Solutions For The Wood Panel Industry

Forbo Siegling Gmbh

Quite a lot of chips make up a finished board. Siegling belting plays a role in spreading, ventilating and pressing, producing high-quality, efficient processes and ensuring reliable operation.

  • With special belts for ideal processing function (forming, accelerator and transfer belts, ventilation and pre-press belts, all types of conveying)
  • With easy handling and minimal downtime
  • With extensive, one stop services


Geoenergy has been helping customers find cost-effective solutions in the panelboard industry for over 25 years. Our expertise and solutions include: E-Tube Wet ESP; GeoTherm RTO & GeoCat RCO; Service, Rebuilds & Upgrades; Training; Spare Parts


Improve Your Profits. Measure and optimize your panel board quality.

  • Moisture; Material Distribution; Weight Per-Unit Area; Press Pressure & Temp; Internal Integrity; Thickness; Raw Density Profile; Weight; Surface Quality
  • Optimize energy and resources; Maximize production and profits

Grenzebach Maschinenbau Gmbh

From individual dryers with feeders and manual unloaders up to complete veneer drying lines with scanner and stacker:

  • Improved energy efficiency with fully developed and reliable systems; Longest veneer dryer in the world – 50 meters
  • State-of-the-art technology for maximum performance and productivity; Six-deck dryers with up to 6.2m working width

Hashimoto Denki

Dry Veneer Composer Model: VWS-A90S

  • Maximum speed 147 ft/min (45m/min)
  • Veneer Thickness Detector
  • Hot Melt Glue & Glued Thread for Joint
  • Center Slitter Saw

Heritage Global Partners

Heritage Global Partners is a leading, full service, global auction and asset advisory firm.  Our managing partners, Ross and Kirk Dove*, bring over a half century of worldwide experience and expertise in virtually every industrial sector and geography. Together they have conducted over 4,000 industrial auctions, spanning 30 countries.


Meet Jim. He’s a plant manager and his job is to get OSB out the door, ASAP. When he noticed quality starting to dip on one of his presses, hi picked up the phone. Who did he call? His tech partner at Hexion tweaked the resin formulation—problem solved. Jim’s happy. His boss is happy. Better yet, Jim’s customers are happy because he made his deadline and the product performs great.


  • HOLZMA destacking software
  • Highly individual machine configuration thanks to revised product portfolio
  • Extraction in the cutting line area
  • Solutions for batch size 1 production
  • And much more

Hueck Rheinische Gmbh

Hueck Rheinische Gmbh press plates and press pads stand for the high level of technology in development and manufacturing. Premium processing, extraordinary lifetime and a customer oriented development offer extraordinary products. Together with you we develop products for various production processes, which allows you to succeed in the market.


Huntsman understands supplying MDI-based resin solutions to composite wood product manufacturers takes more than just delivering products. It takes innovation, product development and engineering capabilities, backed by an experienced R&D team. Our dedicated associates based in The Woodlands, Texas, know your manufacturing technologies and more importantly how to help your company safely and effectively use MDI-based solutions.

Hymmen Industrieanlagen GmbH

Individual. Fast. Brilliant.


August 20-23, 2014 Georgia World Congress Center Atlanta, Georgia

  • Over 40 Educational Sessions; Six Symposiums; New Product Showcase; Design Emphasis Gallery; Challengers Award; Tech Theatre; Innovation & Design Theatre

Imal S.R.L

Your partners for the production of top quality wood-based products.

The Group has spent the last few years developing and investing in forming and continuous press technology to complete its range of products and to become a reliable and competitive partner for the supply of complete lines for the production of PB, MDF, OSB, insulation board, pellets, pallet blocks, pressed pallets as well as biomass energy and waste treatment.

Intermob Instanbul 2015

28th International Wood Processing Machines, Cutting Tools, Hand Tools Fair

October 10-14, 2015


From the big picture to the tiniest detail. All in one place. Attention to detail makes all the difference – and your success depends on it. At interzum, the world’s best suppliers in the furniture industry and for interiors present their entire range of products – from fittings, glass and lighting solutions through surfaces, wood-based and natural materials to leather and upholstery. As the leading industry event, interzum is the doorway to the future.

Kluber Lubrication

Kluber Lubrication knows the unique business and operating requirements of the wood processing industry. That’s because for 80 years, we’ve been your partner in continuous innovations to meet the ever changing market needs and performance demands for OSB, particleboard, MDF, laminates, plywood and veneer industries. Our specialty lubricants are formulated to endure high temperatures, reduce evaporation loss, and extend relubrication intervals with minimal maintenance stops. And with constant new product development, count on us to meet your changing needs today and tomorrow.


Digital Laser Templates For Alignment And Positioning

  • More Precise for high accuracy
  • Faster to save working time
  • Multicolour to change between or within shapes

Les Drev Mash 2014

Machinery Equipment Tools for Wood working, Furniture, Timber, Pulp and Paper Industries.

  • October 20-23, 2014; Expocentre Fairgrounds

Lindauer Dornier Gmbh

Perfect drying or heat treatment is a key element in many industrial processes. With dryers made by Dornier, you benefit from long-term expertise and continuous innovation. Dornier offers innovative solutions for drying and heat treatment through their belt dryers, loop dryers, foaming ovens, suction dryers and surface dryers.


Your complete resource for emission and energy savings solutions

Geoenergy Technologies:

  • E-Tube Wet ESP; GeoTherm RTO & GeoCat RCO; Service, Rebuilds & Upgrades; Training; Spare Parts


For more than 50 years, M-E-C Company has used its Total System Responsibility to design, manufacture and service over 550 dryer systems worldwide.

Matthews International

Whether grade marking, nail pattern marking or company logo marking, Matthews specializes in equipment and inks specific to the wood industry. Our Drop-on Demand (DOD) inkjet printers withstand even the toughest, harshest environments, keeping up with the demands of the wood industry.

Meinan Machinery Works

The most technologically advanced peeling line in the world will soon be installed at Swanson Group Manufacturing’s new plywood plant in Springfield OR, featuring XY vision scanning with optimization, spindleless peeling to 2″ core, automatic knife changer, automatic clipping with full sheet stacking, and fully automated handling and sorting of random strips fed directly into two green veneer composers.


Sticky pastries are good. Sticky wood presses mean downtime and profit loss. At Michelman, we offer a full line of release agents for mdf, OSB, PB and LSL. But what sets us apart is our application knowledge. To support our releases, we design and offer our own spray equipment, and know exactly how to keep your presses running clean and profitable.

Mid-South Engineering

We have 45 years of experience throughout North America and around the globe.

  • Plywood, OSB, Particleboard, MDF, LVL, & Engineered Wood
  • Material Handling & Storage
  • Raw Material Resourcing Studies
  • Improving Existing Mills
  • Feasibility Studies

Mill Machinery

Mill Machinery LLC and Panel Machinery & Controls LLC partnering to deliver the first fully servo-controlled flying saw carriage to a US plywood mill.

MMC and PMC together setting the industry standard for the integration of machinery and controls for the panel industry.

  • 503.720.0540

ML Wood

Your wood reduction and processing company!

  • Drum Chipper, Flaker, Mill
  • Spare & Wear Parts
  • For Maier Systems and other Brands


When it comes to advanced resins and adhesives for engineered wood, Momentive Specialty Chemicals is the global leader. We are committed to sustainable innovation for the Forest Products Industry even before it was fashionable. Our products’ processing and performance benefits, global reliability and customized technical service are second to none.

Nap Gladu

NAP GLADU is the largest, most complete source of quality cutting tools and services for the wood, metal and plastic industry in North America.  More than 70 years helping customers lower their cost per cut with extensive selection, reliable service, and top quality.

Pal S.R.L

Your partners for the production of top quality wood-based products.

The Group has spent the last few years developing and investing in forming and continuous press technology to complete its range of products and to become a reliable and competitive partner for the supply of complete lines for the production of PB, MDF, OSB, insulation board, pellets, pallet blocks, pressed pallets as well as biomass energy and waste treatment.

Pantron Automation

Pantron quick-connect infared transmitter and receiver eyes provide industrial-strength performance with an extremely small footprint.

Pantron photo eyes work great in environments with… Water, Sawdust, Fog, Sunlight, Steam, Dirt, Ice, & Vibration

Peninsular Cylinder

Large Bore & Long Stroke
Hydraulic & Air Cylinders

  • Tie-Rod type cylinders; Mill type cylinders; Press cylinders;
  • Metric cylinders; Welded type cylinders; All mounting styles

Perten Instruments

Fast Response is Value

  • Molar ratio of resins in 6 seconds
  • Resin load of Fiber/Chips continuously
  • Formaldehyde Emission in real time

Phg Energy

Affordable and renewable…concepts that are not often used together when describing alternative energy solutions. PHG Energy is proud to deliver an alternative energy technology to customers seeking an industrial grade, renewable, cost effective solution that competes with traditional fossil fuels.

Price LogPro

World class maximum production woodyard systems and equipment

Complete Roundwood Processing System; Radial Log Crane System; Linear Log Crane System; Drum Debarker & Chipper System

Process Combustion

Stop Burning Your Profits….. PCC can reduce your air pollution control treatment costs by approximately 60% while maintaining or increasing your overall removal efficiencies. Replace your RTO with PCC’s Dual-BioPhase bio-oxidation technology which will meet or exceed your HAPs and total VOC requirements. Designs are capable of treating air flows ranging from 100 CFM to > 400,000 CFM

Progressive Systems

“Servo-Square” provides PLC Squaring of Feed Chains, Feed Speeds to 350′ per minute and eliminates problems associated with feed chain sprockets being mounted on hub assemblies which are slide adjusted on a long feed shaft when making panel size changes.

“Servo-Set” provides PLC Adjustment of Feed Chain Beams with Unit Mounted Saw Motors & Integrated Roller Hold Downs for Quick and Accurate Panel Size Changes on Hardened Steel Rails and Linear Bearings.

Raute Wood

Raute has developed automated solutions for veneer patching and panel repairing. Both technologies utilize the most advanced Mecano machine vision.

Our goal at Raute was to develop fully automated solutions to maximize veneer and plywood recovery and quality with highest possible capacity. We managed to do it. With these innovations you can make your production more profitable and ergonomic.

Rea Jet Marking

Reliable coding and marking systems for the engineered wood industry.

Visit us at Timber Processing & Energy Expo. Booth #145

Sandvik Process Systems

Sandvik steel belts have been at the heart of WBP production systems since the first presses started turning, and our systems are now used by manufacturers across the wood, flooring and furniture industries. By aiming for partnership in everything we do, we help them achieve market differentiation through premium quality products.

SASCO Chemical Group

The chemical company you’ve never heard of has created the innovative solution you need.

Sherdil Precision

We produce and rebuild high quality platens manufactured to your specifications. Our 4-axis Cincinnati Planer Mill is capable of machining precision platens with a parallelism up to +/- .002 over 480″ long. Our high quality products have been shipped worldwide to places such as Canada, U.S.A, Thailand, South Africa, New Zealand and Ireland.

Sia Abrasives Industries

siaslide Pad System

  • The innovation for consistent sanding precisions available in three different grades of hardness – soft, medium and hard – simplifies the working process and shortens the machine changeover times.

siapan High-tech Belts

  • siapan belts are state-of-the-art products which meet the most demanding requirements for stability and surface quality.

Siempelkamp Gmbh

Siempelkamp – Leadership in technology

  • Unmatched performance
  • Unmatched accuracy
  • Unmatched flexibility



Meet the growing demand for environmentally-friendly interior wood products with Solenis’ formaldehyde-free Soyad adhesives. Formulated with a proprietary cross-linking resin and natural soy flour, these proven adhesives provide a strong, water-resistant bond and readily replace UF-based adhesives in hardwood plywood and composite panels. Stay ahead of regulations and improve indoor air quality for your customers and workers – go formaldehyde-free with Soyad adhesives.

Steinemann Technology AG

As a pioneer in sanding, Steinemann strives for perfection that goes far beyond the surface – for every panel substrate, from basic systems to fully automated solutions. To achieve this, we deliver every facet of sanding from a single, high-quality source: machinery, abrasives, grading, spare parts and services. That’s why, day after day, leading panel manufacturers rely on our expertise, delivered through our globally committed network.

Sud-Chemie Air Purification

Süd-Chemie´s products ensure sparing use of energy and water as natural resources, enhancing the quality of life for both humans and the environment.

Sweed Machinery

Sweed provides quality replacement parts for Raimann and other leading name brand veneer patchers; specializing in manufacturing new dies; die sharpening and repair; and manufacturing hot melt adhesive applicator parts and systems, and automatic strip feeders.

The Douglas Reiter Company

Since 1977, the Douglas Reiter Company (DRC) has successfully recruited senior executives for clients. Our 95% placement rate accounts for the quality, long-term relationships we enjoy with the companies we serve.

Thermal Fluid Solutions

HTfluidfit from TFS is a revolutionary, proactive service for the maintenance and safety of thermal fluids; it offers a real alternative to the costly and time-consuming process of fluid disposal and refilling of systems. Using state-of-the-art fluid conditioning rigs, fluids are maintained at their optimum condition with the potential to extend fluid life by a factor of 10 or more!


TurboSonic is a global supplier of air pollution control and liquid atomization technologies. Our product offering, developed through our extensive industry experience, represents the most advanced solutions available. With innovative design features for high efficiency emissions control, our patented products are designed to outperform regulatory requirements, improve performance and energy efficiency, reduce operating costs, and recover valuable by-products. To optimize your investment, we also offer aftermarket service and performance upgrades to existing equipment.

U.S. Metal Works

Custom Steel Fabrication and Installation Professionals

  • Chip storage, mechanical and pneumatic conveying
  • Dust control systems, blowers, fans, and cyclones
  • 35+ years of industrial manufacturing experience


The most critical costs in the veneer drying process are thermal energy requirements to the dryer, and treating the exhaust. The patented Automatic Dryer Exhaust Control (ADEC) system significantly reduces the cost of drying veneer by decreasing energy consumption at the dryer and lowering exhaust treatment expenses. This, coupled with the resulting productivity gains and improved veneer quality, makes the ADEC system a powerful tool in optimizing your veneer drying operation.


Move your performance forward with Valmet’s front end solutions. Benefit from Valmet’s front end systems with lowest production costs for the fiberboard industry.

Veneer Services

When you buy from Veneer Services, you get the finest engineered veneer machinery on the planet, and you get the benefit of our hands-on knowledge. Only Veneer Services provides everything you need to develop a successful veneer splicing operation. We design, build, install, train, maintain and support our machines through their entire lifecycle — with people who have actually made veneer sheets and panels.


Green-end Automation has become reality rather than just wishful thinking. Through our on-going partnership with Elite Automation we are introducing our Multi-Point Diverter System (MPDS)

  • Improve Recovery; Reduce Sheet Widths
  • Reduce Down Time; Increase Production; Reduce Manpower

Wemhöner Surface Technologies

Internationally, first-class finished wood based panels influence the design of furniture and living space. Wemhöner Surface Technologies has been designing, producing and installing Short Cycle Press Lines for more than 40 years worldwide, which are state-of-the-art when it comes to speed, reliability and efficiency.

West Salem Machinery

Over 60 years of experience from the experts in manufacturing the most rugged reliable equipment on the market.

  • Fuel Processing; Fiber Reclaim; Panel & Trim Grinding; High Speed Milling; Board Furnish Screening.