German Pavilion added to upcoming IFMAC WOODMAC 2018 edition

Every year, the International Furniture Manufacturing Components Exhibition (IFMAC) and Woodworking Machinery Exhibition (WOODMAC) sets its impact value to effectively and efficiently raise Indonesia’s lucrative furniture industry to the global market level. And according to IFMAL WOODMAC 2018, the upcoming edition this year will be …

Sylvawood 2018

The 2018 INDEX Architecture & Design Awards reveals its shortlist

The shortlist for the 2018 INDEX Architecture & Design Awards, the Middle East’s leading independent celebration of generation-defining new builds, renovations and interior spaces, is out. Spread over 14 categories, the annual awards show honours the vision, hard-work, innovation and pizzazz of the region’s leading design and …


Roseburg to acquire Pembroke MDF in Ontario, Canada

Oregon-based Roseburg Forest Products has reached an agreement to purchase Pembroke’s medium density fiberboard (MDF) and moulding production facilities in Ontario, Canada. Upon final due diligence and Board of Director approval, the parties expect the sale to close by April 9, 2018. The acquisition will be Roseburg’s first …

India announces plans to increase forest cover

India plans to increase its current 24 per cent forest cover to raise the carbon sink to 2.5 to 3 billion tonnes in 2030. The focus will be on planting trees outside the forests and in the agro-forestry sector, according to former Forestry Director General S.S Negi, at the opening of the Commonwealth Forestry Conference in Dehradun, India. The …

Brazil: Furniture exporters enjoy good start in Jan 2018

2018 started well Brazil’s furniture export sector, reaching US$41.7 million compared to US$37.5 million last year. Amongst its three main markets, the United States, UK and Argentina, the Jan exports topped US$20 million (US$18.5 mil. in 2017), accounting for almost 48 per cent of all furniture exports. Imports also rose in January …


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

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