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Editor’s pickLIGNA 2019 presents: German Logging Championship

22-02-2019
Ligna, 2019, german logging championship

The German Logging Championship is back for another high-octane season at the upcoming LIGNA , which runs from 27 to 31 May in Hannover. With elite lumberjacks and forestry professionals from all over Germany facing off in a range of logging disciplines, there will be thrills and spectacle aplenty for visitors. The championship is the …

DOMOTEX 2019: Connecting trends from around the world

15-01-2019
DOMOTEX, 2019, trend, report, flooring

"The floor sets the stage for any interior," said internationally renowned designer Sebastian Herkner. "Along with walls, floors define the context and basis of interior design. The choice of floor material affects how we live and communicate in the resulting interior space,” he added. Flooring Spaces One of the central attractions at …

Editor’s pickDOMOTEX: Connecting the continents

15-01-2019
DOMOTEX, 2019, flooring, parquet. Create, connect

The latest edition of DOMOTEX — the world's leading showcase for carpets and floor coverings (January 11 to 14) — has underscored its reputation as the sector's biggest and most important hub for business, innovations and trends. Over 1,400 exhibitors from more than 60 nations came to Hannover to kick off a successful new year of …

Editor’s pickPallmann Maschinenfabrik: Uwe Wagner joins the Management Team starting January 2019

01-11-2018
Pallmann Maschinenfabrik, Uwe Wagner, Management Team, January 2019

Stefan Wissing, Uwe Wagner Pallmann Maschinenfabrik in Zweibrücken will strengthen its management team after the retirement of Hartmut Pallmann: The Management of the size reduction specialist within the Siempelkamp Group is, as of 1st January 2019, represented by Uwe Wagner in addition to Stefan Wissing. Wagner contributes special expertise …

Hoa Mai 2019 furniture design competition

22-10-2018
Hoa Mai 2019 furniture design competition, Handicraft and Woodworking Association of Ho Chi Minh City (HAWA), American Hardwood Export Council

By Michael Buckley, Counselor to HAWA Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam -- Sixteen years after the Handicraft and Woodworking Association of Ho Chi Minh City (HAWA) launched its first furniture design completion Hoa Mai, the 2018-2019 competition was launched in October. Platinum sponsor is the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) which has …

Editor’s pickLIGNA 2019 will focus on smart surface technologies for stunning surfaces

07-09-2018
LIGNA 2019, smart surface technologies, digitisation, individualisation, automation, integrated woodworking, customised solutions, access to resources and technology

Next year, from the 27th to the 31st of May, LIGNA will showcase the full spectrum of innovations from providers of woodworking and wood processing technologies. The show will feature comprehensive coverage of the latest surface finishing trends and technologies, including haptic, matt and glossy surfaces, digital and decorative gravure printing …

Biesse aims for over EUR825m in revenues by 2019

03-03-2017
Biesse, 2019, revenues

Biesse S.p.A. is aiming for over EUR825 million in revenue by 2019, according to a company statement. It expects a CAGR of 10.1 percent and EBITDA at 11.6 percent over the three-year period. “The three year industrial plan is starting from the excellent 2016 results,” said Group General Manager Stefano Porcellini. “The 2016 …