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 Conway and Hood Industries partner to build plywood finishing line
[April 19, 2024]

Con-Vey is helping to equip Hood Industries' mill reconstruction efforts in Beaumont, MS.

Con-Vey, a leading provider of innovative automation and material handling solutions, has announced its collaboration with Hood Industries on the development of a cutting-edge Plywood Finishing Line. The project, located at Hood¡¯s new Beaumont, Mississippi facility, marks a significant step forward in the reconstruction efforts following a tornado that destroyed the previous mill in 2022.

A Con-Vey release said scheduled for commissioning in the fourth quarter of this year, the Plywood Finishing Line project underscores the company¡¯s commitment to delivering high-quality, tailored solutions to its clients. Con-Vey Vice President Jeremy Goebel said, ¡°Our team has been diligently working on the engineering of the equipment, and we are pleased with the progress we are making, with several pieces already in the manufacturing phase¡±. Goebel said, ¡°However, there is still a long way to go. During this process, we will strive to ensure that we provide excellent service and support to the Hood team¡±.

President of Hood, Jay Galloway said, ¡°We are working to rebuild our plywood facility in Beaumont, Ms. Con-vey is a key part of the project and we are excited to have them on our team¡±. Galloway said, ¡°Con-Vey has brought insight and ideas to the project I am confident will make this project a success¡±.

The release said as the project progresses, Con-Vey and Hood Industries remain dedicated to maintaining open communication, fostering collaboration and delivering exceptional results. Together, they look forward to the successful completion of the Plywood Finishing Line and the continued growth and prosperity of the Beaumont community.
Source: kqennewsradio.com