Woodworking machinery

John Deere’s forestry equipment sales up 13%

For the first quarter ended January 31, worldwide net sales of John Deere registered a 17 percent decline, down to [...]

LIGNA 2015: Global innovations showcase for forestry and wood industries

More international business. More innovations. More integration. That’s what visitors and exhibitors can expect when the international wood industry [...]

Hungary: Wood-based panel plant to be built by Swiss Krono Group

The Swiss Krono Group this spring will begin construction of a €95 mln wood-based panel plant in Vás [...]

Japan starts running wood biomass power generation facilities

In Japan, after FIT (feed in tariff) system was introduced in July 2012, many plans of wood biomass power generation [...]

Seikku sawmill upgraded by UPM

UPM-Kymmene is making a big investment in log sorting this year at the company's Seikku sawmill in Pori [...]

Turkey sends two major orders to Siempelkamp

In August and September 2014 the machine and plant builder Siempelkamp was once again able to record two important sales [...]

HOMAG bought by Dürr AG for €228 million

Dürr has completed the majority acquisition of HOMAG Group AG, which had been announced on July 15, 2014. D [...]

New trimmer for Setra at Nyby sawmill

Last week, Thursday 18 September, the new trimmer at the Setra Nyby sawmill was inaugurated. New machinery, a new cutting [...]

Global woodworking technology still in crisis

The figures of the global industry of woodworking technology, processed by the Acimall Studies Office, are clear: all major international [...]

Siempelkamp delivers another MDF plant in Asia

Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) ordered a complete MDF plant including a high-end 4' ContiRoll® press from Siempelkamp in April [...]