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12/01/2021 /  UAB Juodeliai ends year 2020 with opening of new packaging elements plant

Preparatory work for a world-class packaging elements plant began in 2018. In September 2019, the construction of the world’s fastest production line for short packaging elements was officially started in Marijampolė Municipality by the symbolic burial of the capsule in November 2020, the first log has been cut.

The technological capacity of the new production facility of the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai is twice as high as that of the three currently operating production facilities of the company. It is expected that the company will manufacture over 500,000 m3 of products in the new facility and will process up to 1 million m3 of round wood.

All processes in the new plant are fully automated and standardised to match production speed and flexibility. The factory features an unrivalled cutting line.

Having implemented the investment project worth 50 million EUR, the company aims to become the second largest manufacturer of pallet elements in Europe.

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16/10/2020 /  UAB Juodeliai successfully underwent information security management system external supervision audit

In 2018 the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai has implemented an information security management system compliant with ISO 7001 standard requirements. On 8 October this year the company underwent a second external supervision audit. During the audit, it was established that the company appropriately assesses information security risks and has implemented efficient control measures to protect information confidentiality, integrity and accessibility. The audit established that the company complies with all the requirements of the applicable standard.

08/10/2020 /  Operations of a newly opened UAB Juodeliai production unit are FSC® certified

The scope of the wood processing company’s UAB Juodeliai FSC® certificate now covers operations of the Marijampolė production unit.

On 29 September 2020 an audit with regard to changing the scope of the certificate took place. During the audit it was established that Marijampolė production unit of UAB Juodeliai fully conforms to the requirements of the Chain of Custody (FSC-STD-40-004 V3), Controlled Wood (FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1) and Trademarks (FSC-STD-50-001 V2-0) standards.

There were no non-compliances detected during the audit. UAB Juodeliai employees are fully aware of the requirements of the standards and the production of the newly opened production unit will meet the requirements of the FSC® production chain.