Altendorf Group completes Hebrock take-over

18.05.2018 − German Wilhelm Altendorf completed its purchase of the affiliates Hebrock and EBM on 25 April, thus adding edgebanding machines to its portfolio. The deal was struck during the first quarter. » more


Raute boosts order backlog to €142m

14.05.2018 − Finnish Raute landed orders with a total value of €68m during the first quarter.» more

Danzer increased revenues by 6.5% in 2017

14.05.2018 − Danzer booked revenues of €210m in 2017, an upswing of 6.5%. The company has reported revenues for entities in Europe and North America alone for the first time. » more

James Hardie completes Fermacell acquisition

10.05.2018 − Xella International completed the sale of its Fermacell business unit to Irish James Hardie Industries that is listed on the Australian stock exchange, on 3 April. » more

In the first quarter, Akzo Nobel sees earnings cut in half

09.05.2018 − Dutch Akzo Nobel ended the first quarter with an 8% slide in revenues from continuing activities to €2.176bn. » more

Increase in results achieved by MM-Holz in 2017

07.05.2018 − Austrian Mayr-Melnhof Holz raised the sales revenue generated in its business year 2017 by 4.1 % above the year before to 553.9m €. » more

Homag planning engineering office in Poznan

03.05.2018 − Homag Group wants to open its own engineering office in Poznan, Poland. Work to build the office, which will do business as Homag Engineering Poland, started in the first quarter of 2018. » more

Fitecma already 85 % booked up for next year

02.05.2018 − By the beginning of April, exhibitors had already placed firm bookings for 85 % of the exhibition space at Fitecma taking place for the fourteenth time in Buenos Aires from 2 to 6 July 2019.» more

German-Timber-Company taken over by Canadian WCE

30.04.2018 − Canadian Western Coast Enterprise (WCE) acquired 75 % of the shares in German-Timber-Company GmbH (GTC) from Schuster-Holz-Team, on 30 March. » more