News archive 2011
The acquisition of M-real Hallein by the Schweighofer Group is completed. On September 1, 2011 took place the Closing and thus the final transfer of ownership. In the future the enterprise in Hallein is named "Schweighofer Fiber". Details at press.
The new pellet mill in Comanesti is finished and the production is running. First big bags were delivered last month.
The signing took place on Wednesday, June 29, 2011. The new company within Schweighofer Group now focuses on the production of high quality pulp and bio energy. Within the forthcoming two years Schweighofer intends to invest about 60 Million Euro. Details at press.
For the 5th time the Schweighofer Prize was presented in Vienna. This unique European Innovation Award for the Forest-Based Sector awarded innovative wood-based solutions for energy efficient buildings and renewable energy with € 300.000. See more details at press.
A reason for joy in the hospital of Saveni / Romania: Holzindustrie Schweighofer donates medical equipment and various pieces of furniture in value by more than 140,000 EUR.