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February 2019

Boise Cascade to sell plywood plant

15-02-2019
Boise Cascade, Southern Veneer, plywood, veneer

Boise Cascade Company has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of Southern Veneer Products (Southern Veneer) to sell its plywood operations in Moncure, North Carolina. Founded in 1998, Southern Veneer, located in Fitzgerald, Georgia, is a privately-held manufacturer of high-quality plywood, veneer and wood by-products. “Moncure …

The widest range of woodworking machinery at the SCM Open House

14-02-2019
SCM, Smart&Human

Thousands of visitors to the SCM “Smart&Human Factory” Open House at the Rimini Headquarters Technology Centre had the chance to see various solutions on display, as well as developments in automation integrated with collaborative robots and in nesting. They were also introduced to a huge range of machines, plus software and …

The SCM “Smart&Human Factory” comes to life

14-02-2019
SCM, Smart&Human, Universal Robots, KUKA, MiR

A new interaction between man and robot completed with the excellence of SCM's technologies. The Italian group has partnered with the leading manufacturers of the robotics sector such as Universal Robots, KUKA and MiR.    Following the excellent results achieved in 2018, with a record-breaking increase in turnover that allowed the …

Editor’s pickWood-Mizer releases new two-sided MP2000 planer/moulder for workshops

14-02-2019

Wood-Mizer has released the MP200 planer/moulder, a new two-sided machine to plane and mould timber on two sides in a single pass. This affordable and easy to use machine is designed for woodworkers who want to produce mouldings, flooring and other wood products quickly, affordably and efficiently. The …

Biesse at Ligna 2019: 50 years of Innovation and Technology dedicated to the Future

13-02-2019

6,000 square metres of innovation, highlighting robotisation and digitalisation in technology: with this statement Biesse presents the future of Industry 4.0 at Ligna. Ligna, a biennial event, will be held at Hanover from 27 to 31 May 2019, it is the leading trade fair when it comes to machines, facilities and tools for the processing of wood and …