EGGER Wood Products
Highly Automated Wood Manufacturing Facility.
EGGER is a family-owned, Austrian-based wood manufacturing company that produces panel products. These products are used in a variety of manufacturing items, including laminate flooring, cabinetry, residential, and commercial furniture, along with casework. The company knew it was time to expand its facilities to the U.S. and selected Gray to partner on its 20th manufacturing operation worldwide.
- LocationLexington, NC
- Square Footage815,000 s.f.
- Operational18 months
The highly automated facility produces panel products used in a variety of manufacturing items and includes a fully integrated 3D model along with laminated wood joist glulams shipped from Europe.
Carsten Ritterbach, plant manager, Commercial Services, describes this facility as the “most modern plant in the world” for the type of product it manufactures.
At peak, 1,150 workers were on site for this project.