26. September 2022

WOOD K PLUS: 22 years Kompetenzzentrum Holz

22 years characterized by curiosity, creativity and passion for new things, process-oriented thinking and independent action have always led the Kompetenzzentrum Holz - Wood K plus to innovative solutions in the fields of wood chemistry, composites, solid wood and surfaces in all projects.

This success and the 22nd anniversary were celebrated on September 22, 2022 at the University and Research Center Tulln (UFT). Prior to the celebration, a top-class scientific symposium with lectures on "Perspectives for a sustainable bioeconomy" took place. In the evening, the managing director DI Boris Hultsch welcomed about 200 guests, including representatives of partner companies, universities, public authorities, owners and funding organizations as well as employees.

During panel discussions the visitors learned about the highlights and important milestones of the last 22 years. Furthermore, they were given an outlook on the future of the Kompetenzzentrum Holz – Wood K plus and wood as a material in general.

Wood K plus recently won the COMET tender and was granted a research program worth €23 million for the next four years. The celebration ended with a festive buffet.

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