Woodworking machinery

Caverion takes over maintenance services for Metsä Fibre sawmills in Finland

Caverion has concluded an partnership agreement with Metsä Fibre concerning sawmills in Vilppula, Finland. Caverion will be responsible for maintenance [...]

Booming orders in the Italian woodworking machinery industry

Orders in the Italian woodworking machinery industry went up 21.2% in 2Q/2016. The upward trend is driven by [...]

LIGNA 2017 already has 90% of the exhibition space booked

LIGNA, the world’s leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industry, is [...]

Brexit effects on the European sawmill and woodworking industries

On the 23rd of June 2016 the British voted in a referendum to leave the European Union. While this decision [...]

Italy: Sicam 2016 ends with positive results

A great edition of SICAM ended today in Pordenone: four days of intense work for operators coming from 102 countries [...]

Titan Group orders 17 timber kilns from Valutec for Arkhangelsk LDK-3 sawmill

Valutec has received an order for a total of 17 timber kilns from north-eastern Russia’s largest sawmill, Sawmill [...]

World demand of forestry machinery to surge 4.5% annually by 2019

World demand for forestry equipment (including both purpose-built and converted machinery) is forecast to rise 4.5 percent annualy [...]

LIGNA 2017: Future-ready sawmills use high tech

The sawmill industry has long since abandoned labor-intensive manual operations in favor of efficiency-enhancing automated processes. At LIGNA [...]

Valutec delivers timber kilns to Voma and Westas Pihlava in Finland

Valutec has won contracts to supply timber kilns to two sawmills in western Finland, namely Voma Oy and Westas Pihlava [...]

Weinig acquires 100% stake in GreCon

At its meeting of September 16 in Tauberbischofsheim, the supervisory board of Michael Weinig AG made a decision to acquire [...]