In the wood based panels industry, SGS undertakes worldwide installation projects of MDF, OSB and particle board production lines as the leading partner. Partial and complete relocations of plants and extensions of press lines demonstrate an aspect of SGS’s wide range of expertise. The company is renowned for its high quality performance in comprehensive repair and maintenance work.



Our Installation Competences

Wood yard, Chip treatment, Dryers, Screens & Sifters

Unopan Tableros de Fibras / MDF plant / Salas de los Infantes (Spain)

Customers benefit from SGS as a reliable and on-schedule partner for the installation of wood yard equipment, chip treatment, drying, screening and sifting plants. Worldwide references and years of experience in the industry underline our comprehensive installation competence, exactly tailored to your requirements and specific production plants.


  • Conveyor systems
  • Debarkers
  • Recycling & cleaning systems
  • Chipping, flaking & milling
  • Screens & sifters
  • Dryers
  • Environmental technology & ventilation plant systems

Gluing, Forming & Press Lines

Pfleiderer / Dieffenbacher press line / Neumarkt (Germany)

With more than 50 successfully implemented press lines worldwide, SGS is the leading partner for mechanical and electrical installation. A growing number of international manufacturers and operators trust in SGS for the execution of their projects.


  • Gluing
  • Forming lines
  • Continuous & multi-daylight presses
  • Press extensions
  • Conversion, repair & maintenance work
  • Environmental technology & ventilation plant systems such as press steam extraction, press steam scrubber & more


Pavatex AG / Siempelkamp insulation panel plant / Golbey (France)

Highest quality work-safety standards, and total adherence to schedules establish the foundation for the success of your project.

SPEcIFIC Fields Of AppLication:

  • Conveyor systems
  • Saw & edging lines
  • Cooling & stacking lines
  • Packaging lines
  • Environmental technology & ventilation plant systems

Impregnation Lines & Short-Cycle Presses

Gagarin Plywood Mill Ltd. / Wemhöner short-cycle press / Gagarin (Russia)

Highly qualified and specialized SGS employees execute the installation of short-cycle presses on site. The services range from press systems for furniture panel or laminate production, painting and coating lines, PVC surface coating, to vinyl floor production or other technologies; SGS provides flawless installation performance of your production technology. Plants installed by SGS benefit from highest productivity, extended lifetime of machinery and profitability.


  • Laminating paper impregnation lines
  • Raw panel in-feeds
  • Paper lay-up systems
  • Short-cycle laminating
  • Trimming systems
  • Grading systems
  • Stacking & packaging systems