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PEFC-certified wood pavilion wows crowd in the Netherlands

The eye-catching Houtpaviljoen (Wood Pavilion) captivated the crowds earlier this month at the 2017 BouwBeurs construction fair in the Netherlands. The aim of this installation was to promote the use of wood as a building material. It certainly did, the stand was a clear favorite among the visitors. The Houtpaviljoen is the idea of eight …


Interzum Cologne 2017

Wood-based panels from Brazil up 57 per cent in sales in January 2017

Brazil’s exports of wood-based panels rose 57 per cent to 85,000 cbm in January 2017 compared to the same period last year, according to estimates from the Brazilian Tree Industry (IBÁ). Export earnings in January reached US$19 million, a 46 per cent increase YoY. Sales in the domestic market also rose in January 2017 with some …


Sylvawood 2017

Indonesia and Saudi Arabia discuss expanded trade collaboration

Indonesia and Saudi Arabia have agreed to strengthen trade. Indonesia’s Trade Minister reported that the two countries will share trade databases to encourage business cooperation. Entrepreneurs from Saudi Arabia were attracted by Indonesia’s woodcraft products and are keen to expand trade in this area, according to the chairman of …


US Lumber Group: New strategic growth investment

US Lumber Group, based in the Eastern part of the United States (US), and a two-step distributor of specialty building merchandise, disclosed that it has signed a deal with Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP), a Chicago-based private equity firm, for a strategic growth investment. US Lumber’s extant management team will work closely with MDP to …


CX JOY Wood Design Award

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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