SIX YEARS AFTER STARTUP KATERRA DIGS TOO DEEP OF A HOLE

A “Silicon Valley” startup company that intended to redefine the methods of operation of the conventional housing and building construction industry has gone bankrupt and appears to be headed for bidding in late July. Katerra, which sought to become the ultimate turnkey provider—including the self-manufacture of cross-laminated timber and building components such as windows and […]


IPCO Joins PELICE 2022 As Gold Exhibitor Sponsor

Organizers of the 2022 Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) and the Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo announce that steel belt manufacturer, IPCO, has signed on as a Gold Exhibitor sponsor for PELICE. IPCO is known for its customized belting solutions in panelboard and engineered wood products manufacturing pressing applications. “IPCO is thrilled to be a […]


Dürr Megtec Leads The Way Toward PELICE, Wood Bio 2022

Organizers of the 2022 Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) and the Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo announce that air emissions control technology provider, Dürr Megtec, has signed on as a Combo Gold Exhibitor Sponsor. “We had literally only begun promotions work the day before when Dürr Megtec agreed to go all-in with the Combo Gold,” comments […]


PELICE 2020 In Atlanta Reveals What Our Industry Is Made Of

Excerpt from article by Jessica Johnson, Dan Shell and Rich Donnell, Panel World magazine Thirty-four speakers and 80 equipment exhibitor companies participated in the seventh Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) held March 12-13 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta. Attendance, including speakers, exhibitor personnel, producers, consultants and academia, […]


PELICE Speakers Provide Pulse Of Industry

Thirty-five speakers and 80 equipment exhibitor companies participated in the seventh Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo held March 12-13 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, Ga. Attendance, including speakers, exhibitor personnel, producers, consultants and academia, was 288. The event, hosted by Panel World magazine and Georgia Research Institute, featured […]