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LIGNA 2019: Shaping the future with research and education

14-03-2019
LIGNA

The LIGNA show's organisers are very serious about their responsibility to help develop the next generation of wood industry professionals and disseminate the latest research findings. That is why LIGNA – which will next be held from 27 to 31 May 2019, in Hannover, Germany – has for many years featured a Scientific Research and …

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 …

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 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 …

Editor’s pickNew Sandvik Quickdisc enables ‘biggest ever’ belt repair at Arauco

17-08-2018
Sandvik, Biggest belt repair, Arauco, QuickDisc Plus 500, LIGNA 2017

Steel belt manufacturer Sandvik recently used its new QuickDisc Plus tool to complete its biggest ever patch repair project: removing and replacing a 480mm diameter area of a damaged press belt for a particleboard plant and restoring it to perfect working order. Damaged press belt on a particleboard line restored to health. The work was …

Editor’s pickLIGNA Conference goes to China

09-05-2018
LIGNA, conference, China

Guangzhou skyline The LIGNA Conference is moving to Guangzhou to be held on 4 and 5 December in the run-up to the China Shunde International Woodworking Machinery Fair (Lunjiao), Foshan. The conference rides on the success of 2016’s conference and will, this year, cover "Integrated Woodworking – Customised Solutions", one of the key …

Editor’s pickSCM ups the ante in innovation for timber construction

06-07-2017
SCM, LIGNA 2017

At the SCM Group’s two massive stands in pavilion 13 and 16, visitors were treated to wide spectrum of solid, reliable, as well as innovative technologies. Innovative and precise timber construction With the market for wooden buildings growing around the world, SCM unveiled their flexible and highly evolved machining centres at the service …

Editor’s pickIMAL-PAL celebrates huge success with increased order portfolio of EUR 11Mn

22-06-2017
IMAL, LIGNA

The IMAL-PAL Group had a 1600sqm booth. Together with the Panel Alliance, the Group showcased solutions for complete plants. The IMAL-PAL group received over 1500 visitors at its 1600 m2 stand and increased its order portfolio by EUR 11 million, a record intake for any show. The Panel Alliance team, created by IMAL, PAL, GLOBUS, VYNCKE, RECALOR …