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New Jarrah ready for architectural use

forestry, timber

Jarrah will be the timber of choice in premium architectural applications with the launch of a new branding strategy for this much-loved timber species. New Jarrah has been developed by the Forest Industries Federation of Western Australia (FIFWA) and the Forest Products Commission (FPC) to reposition jarrah as a high-quality, premium and …

JFM can Help Combat Climate Change in Himalayas

Climate change, forestry, forest management

Climate change is a serious concern in the Himalayas, where it is seen to have debilitating effects on biodiversity, and will likely have several other serious effects if left unchecked. According to environment expert Umesh Dwivedi, Joint Forest Management can be effectively used to combat climate change. Said Dwivedi: “The flora and fauna …

ATMYSPHERE as the keynote theme for DOMOTEX 2020


After a successful DOMOTEX 2019, preparations are already ramping up for the 2020 edition of the world’s leading trade show for carpets and floor coverings. The upcoming show, to be held from 10 to 13 January 2020, has ATMYSPHERE as its keynote theme, symbolising its central focus on all those qualities of floors and floor coverings that …

Martinsons gets record order – to build Skellefteå Culture Centre


Martinsons has secured its single largest order ever. It concerns the delivery and assembly of the CLT- and glulam framework for the Skellefteå Culture Centre. The order is worth around 10 million Euros (SGD 15 million). "Martinsons has contributed to this project with incredibly competent and knowledgeable key personnel. They are good at …

Adino steps into China

Adino, China

Adino Klebstoffe has taken another big step forward by entering into a production corporation with Listen Hotmelt Adhesive Ltd and establishing a new production corporation in China. This new venture by Adino is to cater towards growing demand for Adino products in the Asia Pacific region. Adino has its roots in Thailand, having started off as a …

Newly established Weinig Rus offers customer-oriented complete service

Weinig Rus

Weinig has founded a branch in Moscow with a comprehensive range of services. The new organization replaces the service company that has existed since 2013. For the first time, sales tasks are now also being performed for which the German parent plant in Germany had been largely responsible in the past. “This is the starting signal for an …

India’s KCR pledges firm action to check Wood Smuggling

India, wood, smuggling

Hyderabad’s chief minister K. Chandrashekar Rao has said that the government will act firmly to check timber and wood smuggling, and suggested a four-point multi-pronged strategy to improve green cover. Rao, who held a meeting with officials on protecting forests, said the intelligence wing was involved in identifying those who indulged in …