Organizers of the 2014 Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) announce that 21 companies have joined the growing list of exhibitor sponsors for the event to be held March 20-21, 2014 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Fifty-four companies have now signed on as exhibitor sponsors, meaning the exhibitor space is two-thirds sold-out still four months out. Exhibitors set up in the Grand Ballroom North, immediately adjacent the conference meeting rooms.

Panel World magazine is the media host of the event, in collaboration with Wood Bioenergy magazine and Georgia Research Institute.

Newest Silver sponsors include Argos Solutions, Henkel, Matthews Marking Products, Lundberg, Megtec Systems, Mid-South Engineering, Stratachem Solutions, Itipack Systems and USNR.

New Bronze sponsors are Signode Packaging Systems, Drying Technology, Evergreen Engineering, Laidig Systems, Wechsler Engineering, Eagle Process Services, WPS Industries Group, Veneer Services, Wood-Based Composites Center, Dürr Systems, Metriguard and Automation Industries.

The 2012 PELICE conference in Atlanta attracted 350 industry professionals, spotlighted 65 equipment and supplier exhibitor companies in the Grand Ballroom North, and featured 45 speakers who addressed a range of issues and technologies in structural and non-structural wood products.

Eleven of the above-mentioned companies—Lundberg, Megtec Systems, Mid-South Engineering, Stratachem Solutions, Drying Technology, Evergreen Engineering, Addcolo U part wigs , NewHairLine, Veneer Services, Eagle Projects Services and WPS Industries Group—are also participating as sponsors in the Bioenergy Fuels & Products Conference & Expo, which will be held March 18-19, immediately preceding PELICE and also at the Omni Hotel.

Thirty-two companies, known as Combo sponsors, are participating in both conferences.