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SweTree Technologies and leading Swedish forest companies invest $5.3 million in pilot forest plants production

06-01-2020
SweTree Technologies, Stora Enso, Sveaskog, Södra, Holmen, innovation, pilot plant, automated, large-scale production, elite forest plants, somatic embryogenesis

Together with the leading forest companies Stora Enso, Sveaskog, Södra and Holmen, the Swedish innovation and technology development company SweTree Technologies invests SEK 50 million ($5.3 million) in a pilot plant for automated and large-scale production of elite forest plants. SweTree Technologies has for several years developed a …

Nobia to invest in highly automated production plant in Sweden, its largest investment to date

05-12-2019
Nobia, highly automated production plant, new, Sweden, made-to-order kitchens

Nobia’s Board of Directors has made a directional decision to invest in a new production plant in Jönköping, Sweden, to replace Nobia’s existing factory in Tidaholm in 2024, Nobia said in a statement. The investment in automation and other production equipment is estimated at SEK 2 billion. As a result of the decision, Nobia …

Editor’s pickHow robots will win over the future

14-08-2018
ABB, Schuler Consulting, Malaysia, Robotics, Challenges in manufacturing, industry 4.0, Production Data generation, automated Business Processes

By Bjorn Henseler, Schuler Consulting   Malaysia’s furniture industry players spent a day at ABB to understand how robotics can facilitate challenges in production. Today, the end-consumer’s demand for customised furniture is what’s making up most of the orders. The number of furniture per order has also gone down, …