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Softwood lumber prices have hit the highest levels seen in more than a decade

According to the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) analysis of data from the Bureau of Labour Statistics, softwood lumber prices have hit their highest levels since September 2004, having jumped 13.4 per cent year-over-year in April, and climbed 10.4 per cent between January 2017 and April 2017. Oriented strand board (OSB) …


Sarawak timber companies will likely be badly hit by the upcoming tax hike

Timber companies in Sarawak will likely see their earnings slashed after the 1st of July this year, when state authorities are due to raise timber taxes 6,250 per cent from 80 sen (US$0.19) per cubic metre to RM50 (US$11.57) per cubic metre, according to a report by The Star, a newspaper in Malaysia. News of the whopping hike was facilitated …


LIGNA 2017: PAUL Maschinenfabrik will be featuring innovative, improved, and …

PAUL Maschinenfabrik, a specialist in edging, cross-cutting, and ripping of solid wood and panels as well as intelligent material handling solutions, will be featuring their futureproof circular sawing technology from their two brands – Reinhardt and PAUL – alongside many other technical innovations and treied-and-tested equipment at …


LIGNA 2017: iBlade looks to simplify production

At LIGNA 2017, iBlade will be launching its new SawControl 800v2 Pro surveying system along with its new tool management software, Cutpedia, addressing visual issues with angle and geometry when the circular saw is used with specially developed lighting technology. For the very first time, tooth breakouts will also be able to be accurately …


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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