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LIGNA 2019: Wood Industry Summit

07-12-2018

The Wood Industry Summit will be in its third season at LIGNA 2019, which runs from 27 to 31 May in Hannover, Germany. Staged in Hall 26 and themed "Access to Resources and Technology", the summit is a well-established showcase for the forestry and wood industries. It is organized by Deutsche Messe in conjunction with the German Forestry …

Editor’s pickBiesse Group is 50 this year

06-12-2018

 Biesse Group celebrates 50 years of Innovation and Technology, remembering half a century of history and success, with an irrepressible focus on the future. In 1969, Biesse machines revolutionised the furniture market, with solutions that served to set new technological standards in the industry. In just a few years, the company became an …

Biesse at Ligna 2019: 50 years of innovation

06-12-2018

Six thousand square metres of 4.0 innovation at the Biesse stand at Ligna 2019. Robots and a range of solutions for panel handling, software, IoT solutions, digital services and the best technologies for wood processing on the market. Biesse is set to make its presence felt at Ligna 2019, displaying the results of many years of investment in …

Editor’s pickBernhardt Design introduces Pedersen lounge chair by Thomas Pedersen

05-12-2018

Pushing the boundaries of technology to create eclectic, innovative designs for contemporary environments, Thomas Pedersen makes his American debut with the Pedersen lounge chair for Bernhardt Design.  Pedersen strives to blend experimental ideas with exceptional ergonomics to develop the best possible solutions. The Danish designer first …

ANDRITZ to upgrade thermo ground wood line at Melhoramentos Florestal, Brazil

05-12-2018

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Melhoramentos Florestal to supply a high-consistency bleaching and wet lap system with a capacity of 125 admt/d to upgrade the existing thermo ground wood line at Fazenda Levantina Camanducaia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of …

APA releases updated wall bracing calculator

03-12-2018

The Engineered Wood Association has updated its Wall Bracing Calculator. The tool, designed to simplify the design of residential structures, has been amended to include the 2018 International Residential Code (IRC) wall bracing requirements along with the 2009, 2012 and 2015 requirements. The Wall Bracing Calculator allows designers …

Woodworking Machinery Fair in 2019 again connects upstream and downstream in the Industry

30-11-2018

The Shanghai International Furniture Machinery & Woodworking Machinery Fair (WMF) has achieved great success in 2018. Exhibitors and buyers found the fair fruitful where they could see upstream and downstream enterprises in furniture and woodworking industry gathering at the same platform. In view of that, WMF will be held again on 8-11 …

Special show at DOMOTEX 2019

29-11-2018

The WOOD LIFECYCLE exhibition puts wood in all its glory as a natural material on center stage at DOMOTEX 2019, the leading trade fair for floor coverings, which runs from 11 to 14 January in Hannover, Germany. Inspired by the trade fair's keynote theme, CREATE'N'CONNECT , leading Italian providers, including Tabu, Kerakoll, …

LIGNA 2019: Number one platform for the wood-based industries

27-11-2018

The upcoming LIGNA, which runs from 27 to 31 May 2019, is not just a place for discovering the latest innovations, closing deals and networking. As well as its wealth of exhibits from around the world, the trade show features a large number of special showcases for all areas of the wood processing and woodworking industries. LIGNA.Forum Next …