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Woodworking machinery: Consolidation in the third quarter 2018

The July-September period reaffirmed the current industry trend, characterized by consolidation after strong growth in 2017. After major investments in Italy and abroad in recent months, woodworking and wood-based materials companies finally have a new and updated fleet of equipment. As a result, the need to invest is now decreasing. This …


Canfor to Acquire Elliott Sawmilling Co., Inc.

Canfor Corporation announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase Elliott Sawmilling Co., Inc. located in Estill, South Carolina (“Elliott”) for a purchase price of US$110 million, which includes normalized working capital. The purchase price represents a 4.3 times EBITDA multiple based on Elliott’s twelve months …


BAU 2019: Wide-ranging programmes for the building trades

Because it covers the full spectrum of the building trades, BAU, the World´s Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, is the most important sector gathering for all those involved in the business of planning and construction. But it´s not just a the number one information and communication platform for planners and …


FENESTRATION BAU China expands its position as the leading event for the …

Asia’s construction industry is changing: Demand for high-quality products and materials is steeply rising. This was also evident at FENESTRATION BAU China (FBC), the leading trade fair for building systems solutions, high-end technologies and materials. With the help of exhibitors’ displays and the wide-ranging accompanying program, …


Canfor temporarily curtailing operations in British Columbia in fourth quarter

Canfor Corporation recently announced that it will be curtailing sawmill operations in British Columbia (BC), Canada, during Q4 2018 due to log supply constraints, log costs and current market conditions. The curtailment is expected to reduce Canfor’s BC production output by approximately 10 per cent throughout the quarter. “We have …


Canfor reports 2018 third quarter results

The Company reported operating income of CA$201.8 million (US$153.52 million) for the third quarter of 2018, down CA$80.3 million (US$61.1 million) from reported operating income of CA$282.1 million (US$214.6 million) for the second quarter of 2018. Reported results for the third quarter of 2018 included a net duty expense of CA$42.6 million …


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WMF 2016 - Exhibitor Interview: Mr. Piergiorgio Franca, Chief Executive Officer of Biesse China 专訪比雅斯中国首席执行官Piergiorgio Franca先生

1.「智能制造」成为制造业的热点,针对这一形式,比雅斯如何应对中国市场需求? 
Piergiorgio Franca先生:自2014年起,智能制造在全球都显得非常重要,比雅斯致力在中国市场成为行业领导者。正因为此,我们来到到中国,并努力拓展中国市场。比雅斯为中国制造企业提供可以满足客户多样化需求的生产解决方案。就家具生产和设计而言,比雅斯设备拥有高灵活性和多样性,可以协助改善生产技术,让企业在国内外更具竞争力。

Homag: Drilling and dowelling – ABD 260 Optimat

Drilling and dowelling – more efficient than ever before

CNC Drilling and dowel inserting machine - always keeping a tight grip on everything
• Incredibly fast drilling and dowel insertion
• 8 clamping cylinders keep a tight grip on wokrpieces
• Flexible handling due to lowerable center stop
• SORB TECH machine bed - heavy and sturdy

Kuang Yung: MRS-610M Optimizing Movable Rip Saw

• Choice of 1-6 movable blades
• Extra large 450 / 610 mm cutting width
• Optimizing cut function
•  American designed and developed scan system which has decades of experience since the first system made in 1996
• Worldwide success with more than 200 sets sold in the USA, Europe and Asia.
• Easy to operate, learn, update and maintain with multi-language window operating system such as English and Chinese.
• Rip 10 - 12  lumbers (3.6m each) per minute. (The results may vary according to operator performance, timber length and feeding speed)
• A 7 -10% increase in yield compared to conventional multiple rip saw