History

  • 1961
    Commissioning of the first chipboard plant in St. Johann (AT)
     
  • 1966
    Takeover of the fibreboard plant in Wörgl (AT)
     
  • 1970
    Commissioning of the chipboard plant in Unterradlberg (AT)
     
  • 1984
    Takeover and new construction of the chipboard plant in Hexham (UK)
     
  • 1989
    Takeover of laminate production in Gifhorn (DE)
     
  • 1990
    Commissioning of the chipboard plant in Brilon (DE)
     
  • 1994
    Takeover of the furniture component plant in Bünde (DE)
    Takeover of the chipboard plant in Rion des Landes (FR)
     
  • 1995
    Takeover of the thin MDF plant in Bevern (DE)
     
  • 1998
    Commissioning of the raw chipboard plant in Barony (UK)
     
  • 1999
    Commissioning of EGGER’s “Europe Plant” in Wismar (DE)
    Takeover of the lamination plant in Marienmünster (DE)
     
  • 2000
    Takeover of the chipboard plant in Rambervillers (FR)
     
  • 2002
    Complete rebuilding and extension of the chipboard plant in Unterradlberg (AT)
     
  • 2005
    Commissioning of the chipboard plant in Shuya (RU)
     
  • 2006
    Production launch of EUROLIGHT lightweight boards in St. Johann (AT)
    Production launch of direct print DPR flooring in Brilon (DE)
     
  • 2007
    Expansion of production capacity in the Gifhorn plant (DE) with the investment in a new laminate line
    Expansion and modernisation of the Hexham plant (UK)
     
  • 2008
    Start of chipboard production in Radauti (RO)
    Commissioning of the group’s first sawmill in Brilon (DE)
     
  • 2009
    Completion of the energy and environmental project in St. Johann (AT)
    Expansion and modernisation of the Rion des Landes plant (FR)
     
  • 2010
    Commissioning of the digital printing line in Brilon (DE)
    Start of construction and completion of the administrative building and start of construction on the resin plant in Radauti (RO)
    Takeover of the edging manufacturer Roma Plastik (TR)
    Start of construction on the OSB plant in Radauti (RO)
     
  • 2011
    Resin factory and OSB plant Radauti (RO)
    Acquisition and integration chipboard plant Gagarin (RU)
    Expansion edging manufacturer ROMA Plastik (TR)
    Thin chipboard from Shuya (RU)
     
  • 2012
    Construction start biomass plant Radauti (RO)
    Construction start resin plant Hexham (UK)
    Expansion of the Rambervillers plant (FR)
    New short-cycle press Hexham (UK)
     
  • 2013
    Opening new Forum building Brilon (DE)
    New component line Bünde (DE)

  • 2014
    Commissioning of new short cycle presses in St. Johann (AT), Brilon (DE) and Gagarin (RU)

  • 2015
    New headquarters and high-bay warehouse in St. Johann (AT))

  • 2016
    Plant expansion Gagarin (RU) with MDF facility and flooring production

  • 2017
    First plant outside Europe: Takeover of the Concordia plant (AR)

  • 2017
    Start of construction of the chipboard plant in Biskupiec (PL)