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Design Shanghai unveils new content for sixth edition

26-11-2018

Design Shanghai returns in 2019 for the sixth edition of the fair. Focused on bringing together exceptional design, quality and inspiration, Design Shanghai is Asia’s biggest design event welcoming almost 70,000 visitors from across the world as well as some of the most recognised and established global design brands and emerging design …

Editor’s pickWeinig expands in the U.S.

23-11-2018
Weinig, Holz-Her, expansion, U.S., Anaheim, California, Expocenter

Weinig and Holz-Her are strengthening their market presence in North America. The subsidiary of the German Weinig Group, which has been operating from Mooresville in the east of the USA since 1976, is opening an additional location on the West Coast. From December this year, the wide portfolio of the leading technology provider for solid wood …

Editor’s pickSCM's "Smart&Human Factory" is here

22-11-2018

The Open House event of the world leader in the field of secondary woodworking technologies to be held in Rimini, from 31 January to 2 February 2019. The spotlight will be on highly flexible and modular automation systems and man-robot interaction systems A cutting-edge production model, with digital and automation systems capable of ensuring …

CIFF guangzhouu: The most influential platform for trade and product launch

21-11-2018

The 43rd edition of CIFF (China International Furniture Fair), which will take place at in Guangzhou over two phases - it is divided according to product sector: the first, from 18 to 21 March 2019, is dedicated to home furnishings, outdoor and leisure furniture, home décor and home textiles; the second, from 28 to 31 March, will be for …

LIGNA 2019: Showcases and events for the primary wood industry

21-11-2018

Next year, from 27 to 31 May, the world's leading trade fair for woodworking and wood processing plant, machinery and tools will present a wealth of innovations and applications for the entire wood industry. LIGNA 2019 will occupy some 130,000 square meters (1.4 million sq. ft.) of net display space, spread across 10 exhibition halls and the …

Editor’s pick“Useful information, successful presentations”: Siempelkamp customer symposium in Istanbul impresses around 100 participants

21-11-2018

An active knowledge and experience transfer on a partner-like level took place in Istanbul in October: The second Siempelkamp customer symposium attracted around 100 participants from the Turkish wood-based materials industry.   The inviting party was the Siempelkamp office in Istanbul, whose eight employees work right at the pulse of the …

Editor’s pickKarl Miller Center, by Behnisch Architekten + SRG Partnership

20-11-2018
Karl Miller Center, Behnisch Architekten, SRG Partnership, Portland State University's School of Business

Located in downtown Portland, the Karl Miller Center is home to Portland State University’s School of Business, and is part of the city’s rich network of public spaces and diverse urban uses. That wasn’t always the case. The original building, which was a 100,000 square-foot 1970s structure, did not include space for students to …

17th Jowat Symposium 2018 in new House of Technology

20-11-2018

“The lectures session took place in the representative audimax of the new House of Technology.” Source: Jowat SE A forum for the European wood and furniture industry, the 17th Jowat Symposium 2018 attracted more than 250 attendees to Detmold. This year, it took place in the new Innovation and Application Centre of the adhesives …

'Moving Ahead': TREFFPUNKT HANDWERK forum at DOMOTEX 2019

20-11-2018

At DOMOTEX 2019, Hall 13 will once again be home to "Treffpunkt Handwerk", the show's central meeting hub for interior furnishers, parquet installers and floor layers, painters and varnishers. Themed "Moving Ahead", it is a place where flooring practitioners can take time out to compare notes with their peers, try out innovative new products and …

Editor’s pickTimber framers from all over the world visit WEINMANN

19-11-2018

Timber frames from all over the world visit WEINMANN The in-house exhibition at WEINMANN once again provided a wealth of information on the latest technologies and trends for timber construction. The event attracted 400 attendees made up of which included timber framers, suppliers and industry experts from all over Europe. WEINMANN Treff was an …