Woodworking machinery

Sharp drop in John Deere’s forestry equipment sales; outlook positive

For the first financial quarter ended January 29, worldwide net sales of John Deere increased 2 percent, to $5.625 [...]

Drax’s earnings drop 17%, but its renewable energy generation booms

UK's power giant Drax dropped 17% in earnings, reaching £140 million. Yet, the renewable energy amount it has generated [...]

LIGNA Preview: Innovations showcase ready to roll

LIGNA, the focal point and meeting hub for the international wood industry, is just around the corner.  The 2017 edition [...]

New wood chips drying technology developed in Finland

Finnish researchers are currently studying a more efficient means of drying wood chips, one that is said to be efficient [...]

Protectionism not viable for US and trade partners in the long-run, says VDMA

German machinery exports to USA fell by 3.4 percent between January and October 2016, and by nearly 5.8 [...]

Homag Group now with 75% stake in Benz GmbH Werkzeugsysteme

Homag Group AG has increased its stake in Benz GmbH Werkzeugsysteme, Haslach i.K. and Rheinau, from 51% to 75 [...]

Woodworking machinery production in Italy on record levels

The Italian woodworking machinery production amounted to EUR 2,078bn, 11.5% more than the EUR 1,864bn in 2015 [...]

Biewer sawmill in Mississippi started production

Biewer Lumber has announced that its newest sawmill, located in Newton, Miss., is officially up and running. The state-of [...]

Dubai Wood Show waits for 300 exhibitors from 7-9 March 2017

Dubai Wood Show's 12th edition will feature 300 exhibitors from 100 participating countries from 7-9 March 2017.  [...]

Siempelkamp delivers new MDF plant in the Ural mountains region

About 80% of Russia's wood resources can be found east of the Ural Mountains, which accounts for about 20 [...]