A new wave of exhibitor sponsors have signed up for the 2012 Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) to be held March 1-2, 2012 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center Grand Ballroom North in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The event, which was also held in 2008 and 2010, is hosted by Panel World magazine and Georgia Research Institute.

Leading the charge is Ebner-Vyncke, coming in as a Gold sponsor. Ebner-Vyncke joins Dieffenbacher, Siempelkamp and RISI as Gold sponsors at PELICE. Ebner-Vyncke is well known for its boiler solutions and technologies, based on nearly 100 years of biomass combustion experience for energy applications with 4,000 installations worldwide.

New Silver sponsors include Hurst Boiler & Welding, Electronic Wood Systems, Ashland, Factory Sales & Engineering and Schelling America.

For over 43 years, Hurst Boiler & Welding Co., Inc. has been a major supplier of gas, oil and wood fired boilers. Hurst also manufactures a complete line of boiler room peripherals such as blowdown separators, surge tanks and pressurized feed water tanks.

Electronic Wood Systems (EWS) is an innovative company in the field of measurement, detection, quality and production management systems for the panelboard industry.

What began as a small oil refinery in eastern Kentucky almost 90 years ago has grown into Ashland Inc., one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies,  operating in more than 100 countries and providing innovative products and services.

Built on more than 72 years of experience, Factory Sales & Engineering specializes in solid fuel, field erected boiler systems,  which burn a variety of biomass and renewable fuels.

Schelling America is the regional representation for international Schelling, which provides panel-dividing technologies, sawing, handling and storage solutions.

New Bronze sponsors at PELICE include Acrowood, Delta Computer Systems, Durr, Flamex, Hensortech, Process and Storage Solutions and WPS Industries.

Acrowood specializes in large and high capacity machines to screen and clean wood chips, sawdust and shavings.

Delta Computer Systems designs and implements programs and controls for the manufacturing processes in the wood products industries.

Durr provides technologies for air emissions purification and energy enhancement.

Flamex specializes in the protection of facilities that handle combustible dusts that utilize pneumatic dust collection and air filtration systems through its spark detection and extinguishing systems.

Hensortech provides bin level monitors and devices designed for controlling and monitoring dry bulk material storage and flow.

Process and Storage Solutions provides process and plant feasibility studies, structural design, plant layout, equipment procurement and installation and site supervision and startup services.

WPS Industries serves numerous industries with its fabrication and installation expertise, and offers custom material handling systems, pneumatic and mechanic conveying systems, air abatement systems and proprietary custom fabrication.

Ebner-Vyncke, Hurst Boiler & Welding, Factory Sales & Engineering, Acrowood, Durr, Flamex, Hensortech, Process and Storage Solutions and WPS Industries are also sponsors for the Bioenergy Fuels & Products Conference & Expo, which will be held February 28-29, 2012, immediately preceding PELICE, and also in the Grand Ballroom North of the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta.

For exhibitor or conference information contact:
Fred Kurpiel, 678-642-1238; e-mail [email protected]
Rich Donnell, 334-834-1170; e-mail [email protected]
Dianne Sullivan, 334-834-1170; e-mail [email protected]