Roseburg ordered a high capacity LVL layup line for its expansion project in the US

Roseburg Forest Products placed an over EUR 11 million order for a very high capacity LVL layup line. According to the announcement, the line will be delivered by Raute Corporation to the new LVL mill in Chester, South Carolina, USA late 2018.

The capacity of RFP’s new LVL mill will be 285,000 m3 per year and will be one of the largest capacity single LVL lines in the world.

Roseburg publicly announced the project July 11, 2017 at a joint news conference with officials representing the state of South Carolina and Chester County.

Earlier Roseburg appointed a new Director of Strategic Business Development and External Affairs.

About Roseburg:

The company is one of North America’s leading producers of particleboard and thermally fused laminates. It also manufactures softwood and hardwood plywood, lumber, LVL and I-joists. Roseburg owns 630,000 acres of timberland in Oregon and Northern California. Its products are shipped throughout North America and the Pacific Rim.

Source: Woodbizforum