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Woodrise 2021 to be held in Japan

14-10-2019
Woodrise, FPInnovations, FCBA Technological Institute, Japan International Association for the Industry of Building and Housing

The second edition of the Woodrise international congress came to a close on 4 October on a very positive note. This event, co-organised by FPInnovations (Canada) and the FCBA Technological Institute (France), brought together over 800 participants in Québec City at the Centre des congrès de Québec, Sept. 30 – Oct. 4. In …

Innovations4Flooring signs license agreement with Tarkett

30-09-2019
Innovations4Flooring, license agreement, Tarkett, patents, flooring, surface solutions

The Innovations4Flooring (I4F), a group of companies providing patents and technologies to the flooring industry, has signed a license agreement with Tarkett. As part of this agreement, Tarkett grants I4F with licensing rights for 167 Tarkett patents covering locking, decor and surface performance technologies for floor covering products. I4F …

Editor’s pickInTech 2018: Weinig sets course for LIGNA with innovations

01-11-2018
InTech 2018, Weinig, LIGNA, innovation

Plenty of innovations at InTech: The new Powermat 3000 was one of the attractions of the international Weinig in-house exhibition Half a year before LIGNA, Weinig is giving a taste of what is to come at its InTech in-house exhibition. With two world premieres and many more developments, the world market leader for solid wood processing gave a …

Editor’s pickBuilding and innovating for a smart future

03-10-2018
ArchXpo, innovation, smart future

The Architecture & Building Services (ABS) 2018 series officially opened its doors at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore Expo & Convention Centre. The massive three-day show which presents six key architectural and building services exhibitions and 14 industry conferences was officially launched by guest-of-honour Mr Heng Swee Keat, Minister …

MEI: Montreal forests are in good health. They are not overharvested

21-09-2018
Montreal forests, myth, deforestation, How innovation Benefits Forests, Alexandre Moreau, MEI

Montreal, September 18, 2018 – Contrary to a widespread myth, forest harvesting is not synonymous with deforestation and does not threaten the sustainability of our forests, which are actually under-harvested. Thanks to innovation, the forestry industry is more and more productive and our forests are doing better, shows a publication …

Editor’s pickSingaporean students at KTH Royal Institute of Technology identify new applications for Swedish pine

20-07-2018
Swedish wood, Singapore, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Swedish pine, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Wood3 by Pine Nordic, a group presenting on a smart interior solution for offices in China. (Photo credit: Swedish Wood) In collaboration with industry organisation Swedish Wood, 27 students on the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management programme at KTH, most of them from Singapore, were asked to develop applications for Swedish pine. …

Innovations@DOMOTEX 2017 now calling for submissions

23-08-2016
DOMOTEX 2017, Innovations@DOMOTEX

Innovations@DOMOTEX 2016 Back for the fourth time, Innovations@DOMOTEX 2017 will once again be presenting the latest trends and innovations on a series of dedicated display areas in Halls 6, 9 and 17. Innovations@DOMOTEX offers participating exhibitors an additional showcase for their products since trends and innovations are natural …

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