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Editor’s pickKaterra CLT passes testing for first project use, first panels to ship soon

26-07-2019
Katerra, CLT, factory, master panel, largest CLT panels, Catalyst Building, Spokane, Washington, United States

Katerra’s goal is to develop world-class advanced building materials and systems, while making them both more widely available and higher quality than ever before. As an integrated, end-to-end building services provider, Katerra is one of the few companies working with CLT comprehensively, spanning R&D, design, sourcing, codes and …

Editor’s pickKomatsu Forest wants to create a factory for the future

18-10-2018
Komatsu, new factory, Umeå, Sweden

Komatsu Forest has revealed their ambition to build a completely new factory, following their announcement recently of their intention to acquire land in Klockarbäcken, Umeå, Sweden. The site plan of the new Komatsu factory in Sweden (Image credit: Komatsu) The ambitious plan to build a factory is conceived with human possibilities …

Ponsse expands factory

13-09-2018
Ponsse, factory, expansion, smart storage technology

The factory investment is the largest in Ponsse’s history, expanding the production facilities from 2,700 m2 to 4,000 m2. The investment means a leap forward in terms of production technology. The new factory uses new smart storage technology that enables a smooth flow of components to production lines. This has significantly increased …

Editor’s pickThe secret to achieving factory automation

02-08-2018
Wood, Woodworking, Industry, Baumer, Factory, Automation, Asia

From left: Tim Battke, Area Manager Sales & Engineering of Baumer Inspection, and Stefan Bickert, Managing Director of Baumer Inspection Surface inspection system helps to detect defects on various surfaces according to the user’s requirement. As industrial automation continues to develop rapidly, the demand for quality standards in the …