Kronospan – Lampertswalde

Kronospan is the globally leading manufacturer and distributor of wood-based panels, such as particle boards, laminate flooring and various resins for wood-based panels. In Europe it is the number one manufacturer of oriented strand boards (OSB).

Established in 1897 as an Austrian family company, Kronospan now employs over 14,000 people in more than 40 sites worldwide. Since their inception they have focused on leading the industry and have invested heavily in developing vertically integrated supply chain.

The site in Lampertswalde, which we will be visiting, was started in 1993. It is located about 30 km (18 mi) north of Dresden. This site focuses on laminate flooring and other various wood construction and wood engineering applications.