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Tomra Recycling to use deep learning technology in wood recycling sector

Sensor-based sorting specialist, Tomra Recycling, has further strengthened its offering for the global wood recycling sector by becoming applying deep learning, a subset of artificial intelligence, in wood recycling...

Siempelkamp’s short-cycle press produces first board for Dexco at Brazil

On 29 Oct 2021, a short-cycle press line made by Siempelkamp produced its first board at Dexco's manufacturing site at Agudos, Brazil. Dexco is a Brazilian wood-based panel producer....

New partnership to raise funds for sustainable forestry across Africa

A new partnership between the CDC Group, Finnfund, Norfund, and New Forests has been announced with an intention to develop investment strategies designed to scale and transform the sustainable...

Segezha Group to build new glulam plant in Republic of Karelia

The Segezha Group is planning to construct a glue-laminated timber (glulam) plant in the town of Segezha in the Republic of Karelia. Investment in the project will amount to...

Egypt furniture exports reach $163 million in first nine months of 2021

Egypt's furniture exports increased by 13% to $163 million for the first nine months of 2021, compared to the same period in 2020, according to a monthly report by...

Weinig launches innovative project “Woodworking as a Service”

More flexibility dealing with market and economic fluctuations as well as access to the latest technologies: that is the promise of the new “Woodworking as a Service” business model,...

Vietnam confident of reaching US$14.5 billion in wood and wood product exports

Production and capacity levels for Vietnam's wood industry is returning to normal after the pandemic restrictions, and the industry is confident of earning a total of US$14.5 billion by...

Pallmann supplies new machines to Merino Industry for particleboard production

In August, Merino Industry, a laminate producer based in India, has placed an order for several machines from Pallmann, who specialises in size reduction within the Siempelkamp Group. The...

Jointing cutters with owl-wing design achieve noise reduction

Recognising the advantages of an owl’s wing structure, Leuco implements this concept into the design of its new generation of jointing cutters. The Leuco airFace surface is featured on...

Canada Wood’s nail-laminated timber project wins the 2021 Korea Wood Design Awards

The Jinju Community Centre, Canada Wood’s first nail-laminated timber (NLT) demonstration project in South Korea, has won the grand prize at the 2021 Korea Wood Design Awards. The award...