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Uniboard invests $250 million to modernize and expand its Quebec plant

LAVAL, Quebec –Uniboard, the largest Canadian based producer of biocomposites and value-added products servicing a variety of interior and exterior uses, has invested $250 million in a new state-of-the-art particleboard press line at its Val-d’Or plant.  The new continuous press will feature the latest in particleboard production technologies. Construction will begin in the summer of 2022 and start-up is targeted for 2025. Approximately 190 people will be employed at the plant when the project is completed.

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Uniboard virtual tour, design launch September 23

LAVAL, Quebec -- Uniboard, designer and manufacturer of decorative composite wood panels, has announced the company’s first live virtual launch on September 23, 2020. The virtual event includes a behind-the-scenes tour of Uniboard’s Sayabec mill, as well as an unveiling of the new Press #7, one of the most technologically advanced presses for TFL and high-pressure laminates in North America. Attendees will also view an interactive advance presentation of Uniboard’s upcoming 2021/2022 additions to its design collection called Redefined.