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Show Review: DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR 2019

02-05-2019
DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR

DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR's 21st edition concluded March 28th 2019, achieving new milestones in exhibitor numbers, increased participation with VIP programs, and onsite events. This year's edition grew to an impressive show space of 175,000 sqm and welcomed over 1,560 exhibitors. From the total number of more than 66,870 attendees, approximately …

Editor’s pickDOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR to kick off soon

07-03-2019
DOMOTEX asia, CHINAFLOOR, exhibitions

From 26 to 28 March 2019, the floor covering industry will meet again in Shanghai to see the newest products and innovations in the world of flooring at DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR. This year's show has attracted over 1,500 exhibitors from 40 countries spread out in 15 exhibition halls covering a total gross exhibition area of 175,000 square …

TÜV SÜD rallies manufacturers to embrace Smart Manufacturing with the launch of its Industry 4.0 portfolio

16-10-2018
TÜV SÜD, Smart Manufacturing, Industry 4.0 portfolio, Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific Conference

Munich/Singapore, 16 October 2018 – TÜV SÜD, the global safety, security and sustainability solutions provider, called upon manufacturers to start their Industry 4.0 journeys as it announced the launch of its Industry 4.0 portfolio today. Global figures1 show that Industry 4.0 has the potential to increase annual revenues by up to …

Editor’s pickThe rising star in Vietnam

12-09-2018
Vietnam, Southeast Asia, BIFA Wood Vietnam, BIFA, Panels & Furniture, Prime Minister, William Pang, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Huynh Quang Thanh

Orgnaiser of BIFA Wood Vietnam and Managing Director of Panels & Furniture Asia, Mr William Pang, shakes hand with Mr Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Prime Minister of Vietnam. In the centre, is Mr Huynh Quang Thanh, Chairman of Binh Duong Furniture Association, welcoming the prime minister too. In 2017, Vietnam wood processing industry turnover hit …

Siempelkamp creates new growth opportunities for the wood-based materials industry in China

12-09-2018
Siempelkamp, China, wood-based material plants, composite, panel, Asia

In Asia, and especially in China, the use of alternative raw materials offers outstanding prospects to the wood-based materials industry. After all, millions of tons of rice straw burned in the fields every year are ideal sources of medium density fiberboard (MDF) and particle board. Siempelkamp, the global technology leader in the wood-based …

Editor’s pick“You must be on the leading edge of technology, maintain high quality standards with an efficient cost structure”

23-08-2018
Samiron Mondal, Managing Director, Siempelkamp, Asia Pacific, China

Samiron Mondal, Managing Director, Siempelkamp. He is in charge of the wood-based business in Asia Pacific and production facilities in China. He also looks after the metal-forming and composite divisions within the company. PFA: You have been with Siempelkamp for 12 years. In your experience, what are some of the most significant changes in the …

Editor’s pickGreen River to build third PB line, featuring SE Asia’s longest continuous press

16-08-2018
Green River Panels, Southeast Asia, biggest particleboard plant, longest continuous press, Siempelkamp, Hatyai

Green River Panels is set to build Southeast Asia’s biggest particleboard plant, boasting a 50.4-metre continuous press—the longest in the region. The new line, which is Green River’s third, will see the company double annual production capacity to over one million cubic metres, making it one of the largest production powerhouses …

Editor’s pickWood-Mizer releases two new affordable and durable sawmills

14-08-2018
Wood-mizer, sawmills, LT15 Power, LT15 Start, low-investment requirement, Asian sawmillers

Wood-Mizer has released two new sawmills in their popular LT15 series. The LT15 POWER and LT15 START are now available to meet low-investment requirements from Asian sawmillers who want to boost yields, lower costs, and have dependable and durable sawmill machinery. LT15 POWER – Simple, affordable, and sturdy The LT15 POWER (Photo …