Woodworking machinery

France: Expobois 2018 to be cancelled

The French machinery and production engineering association SYMOP (Syndicat des Machines et Technologies de Production) has made a joint decision [...]

Germany: Sales of woodworking machinery close to pre-crisis levels

During 2016, the German manufacturers of woodworking machines recorded an 11% increase in sales. The production in the country was [...]

Sales of forestry machines in Germany and Austria on a downward trend in 2016

Germany, Austria and Switzerland's forestry machine sales have declined in almost all machine classes during 2016.    [...]

Dieffenbacher puts second CPS+ press into operation in Thailand

In April 2015, before the official presentation at Ligna, the Metro-Ply Group became the first company to order the [...]

Biesse Group acquires Avant software developer

Biesse Group has acquired control of Avant, a company specializing in the development of software for the integration and supervision [...]

LIGNA is all set for a successful edition this year

The world’s leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industries – opens in [...]

Raute to acquire US grading technology for lumber and veneer company Metriguard Inc

Raute Corporation and the owners of Metriguard, Inc. have agreed on the purchase of the business of Metriguard Inc., Pullman [...]

LIGNA 2017: Perfect solutions for every type of material

The exhibitors at this year's LIGNA will show that the processing capabilities of today's woodworking machines extend far [...]

Sweden: Siljan to invest in ten new drying kilns for Älvdalen and Mora sawmills

Siljan, the Swedish woodworking conglomerate, invested in ten new drying kilns and 29 new control systems type Valmatics for its [...]

Homag Group’s turnover well over EUR 1 billion in 2016

Homag Group released the financial report for 2016, showing that it continued to grow in orders and sales.   [...]