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Editor’s pick德马工业用20年的传承与创新,为客户创造竞争力


【中国,上海新国际博览中心,W1-F2展位,2017年10月31-11月3日】拥有20年专业辊筒制造经验的德马工业,将携一系列物流装备核心零部件产品,再次亮相国际物流盛会——CeMAT ASIA …

Editor’s pickKulbro View, a showcase of what sustainable tropical timber can do


Construction of Kulbro View. Image credit: Thomas Lillevang What was once an industrial backwater is now a new city with new office buildings and apartments put up right around the old coal crane tracks. Aarhus, the European Capital of Culture 2017, now also has a viewpoint named “Kulbro View”. The local initiative group for the …

LP debuts premium sub-flooring


Leader in high-performance building solutions, LP Building Products, has answered the call for tougher sub-flooring with the introduction of LP Legacy™, an APA-rated product with the highest bending stiffness, as well as one of the strongest sub-floor panels in the industry. Packed with more resin, wax, and wood fibre, the sub-flooring is …

WoodWorks Extends Deadline for the 2018 U.S. Wood Design Awards

WoodWorks. Wood Awards

The deadline for the 2018 U.S. Wood Design Awards will close tomorrow October 13, 2017. The awards, given out by WoodWorks, recognise excellence in wood design, engineering, construction and innovative projects that showcase attributes of wood: its strength, beauty, versatility, cost-effectiveness and sustainability. Beauty of Wood winner …

Binderholz buys over Klenk Holz in major acquisition deal


The Austrian company Binderholz will acquire Klenk Holz AG, based in Oberrot, in what Binderholz says is a milestone for the group.  The sale is expected to conclude by early November.  “Both companies’ sites and products are a perfect fit for each other,” Binderholz said in a release. “The three Klenk …

Editor’s pickSustainable timber plays a vital role in building greener cities: MTCC

MTCC, MTCS, malaysia

Consumers can contribute positively towards building greener cities by consciously demanding for PEFC endorsed, MTCS-certified timber products. Using certified timber encourages greener cities in Malaysia, a strategic move now more crucial than ever with over half of the world’s population living in cities today, according to the Malaysian …

Canada: Researchers in UNBC receive CAD$1.1 million in funding


In the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC), Canada, researchers will receive funding totalling CAD$1.1 million (US$900,000) over a period of five years from the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Discovery Grants programme, according to the Prince George Citizen. The Discovery Grants programme supports …

Editor’s pickAvedon buys over Wilhelm Altendorf

Altendorf, acquisition

Altendorf Managing Directors Joerg F. Mayer (left) and Wolfgang Ruhnau Avedon Capital Partners has acquired a majority stake in Wilhelm Altendorf GmbH & Co. KG (`Altendorf Group´). The current managing directors Joerg F. Mayer and Wolfgang Ruhnau continue to hold a minority stake in the company. They will continue as the …

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