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Editor’s pickTechnology transforming the industry

02-11-2018
Technology, transforming, industry

Solving rural producers’ challenges and improving productivity through technology will be key themes at next year’s MobileTECH 2019. Now in its 7th year, MobileTECH will once again bring together the leaders, tech developers, industry corporates and early adopters to Rotoura, New Zealand. “While we have seen some great advances …

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 pickAn overview of the global forest industry in 2018’s second quarter

01-10-2018
Global forest industry, Q2/18

On the global timber market, the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) fell 1.4 per cent in 2Q/18. This was the first quarter-on-quarter decline since the fourth quarter of 2016. Sawlog prices fell all over the world in US dollar terms except for in North America, where prices in 2Q/18 went up 3.3 per cent from the previous quarter, and up a staggering …

Editor’s pickBEX and MCE Asia to empower a digital-first future for the building and construction industry

31-08-2018
BEX, MCE, building and construction industry, digital-first future, sustainable development

Image credited to BEX Asia Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia, Southeast Asia's leading trade exhibition for the region's green building market, and Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE) Asia, a regional HVAC-R, water and energy exhibition will be held in Singapore between the 5th and 7th of September 2018. This comes on the heels of a Special Ministerial …

SCM, the Innovation Hub at International Woodworking Fair

20-08-2018
SCM Solutions, International Woodworking Fair, IWF, Industry 4.0, Maestro connect, robotic integration

SCM Solutions will be at Booths 4000 - 8500. THe International Woodworking Fair will be held at Georgia World Congress Centre in Atlanta, from 22 to 25 August 2018. With an above-average double-digit growth rate in the North American woodworking machines market, SCM, the leader for secondary woodworking technologies, plays a key role at …