Ligna 2019

This year’s Agriculture and Forestry (AGFO) Expo offers significant networking opportunities for the agriculture, forestry and farming sectors, while giving members of the public a chance to enjoy some active, outdoor fun. The AGFO Expo, which takes place at the Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre in White River from 8 to 10 November 2018, this year incorporates […]

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Highlands Sawmill prospers with Wood-Mizer

A Wood-Mizer MP360 Planer Moulder combine forces with two Wood-Mizer sawmilling lines at Highlands Sawmill in KwaZulu-Natal to drive profitability even further. The road to Harding in KwaZulu-Natal where Highlands Sawmill is located, passes through some of the most scenic landscapes in South Africa. Green pastures and plantations are framed by the Ingeli and Drakensberg […]

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INTERPRINT: “Why we need to make changes”

Up to now, the leading décor printing company Interprint, has presented the industry’s latest trends and developments in a format known as ‘Furniture Days’. This however is no more, as in 2018, the team introduced the HUB Interior Festival With the new Interior Festival, along with over 600 guests from 250 companies, Interprint presented the […]

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Stanley Black & Decker moves into its stylish new South African home

fter seven years back in South Africa, one-tool company Stanley Black & Decker is confirming its place in the high-end tooling trade with a move to a permanent new home in Gosforth Park, Germiston, Johannesburg. The trendy new space located at 10 Silverstone Street at Raceway Industrial Park acts as the new regional distribution warehouse […]

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Global Wood Adhesives Market 2018 by Players

Global Wood Adhesives Market research Report 2017 to 2022 presents an in-depth assessment of the Wood Adhesives including sanctionative technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulative landscape, deployment models, operator case studies, opportunities, future roadmap, worth chain, ecosystem player profiles and methods. The report additionally presents forecasts for Wood Adhesives investments from 2017 untill […]

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Pre-fabricated Wood Buildings Africa Report

The new manufacturing and construction report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of manufacturing and construction industries. PRE-FABRICATED WOOD BUILDINGS AFRICA REPORT The Pre-fabricated Wood Buildings Africa Report gives Market Consumption / Products / Services for 54 countries by each Product by 3 Time series: From 1997- 2016 and Forecasts 2017- […]

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Global machine market responding to increased business confidence

The signs are all around us. The global economy is slowly but surely responding to more favourable conditions and increased business confidence in the last year. This is clearly visible if one looks at the figures achieved by the Italian machine manufacturing market in 2017. The Italian Woodworking Machinery and Tools Manufacturers’ Association (Acimall) has, during a recent […]

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Global Timber Conference set to kick off in Borneo

Borneo, the third largest island in the world is known for its dense rainforest; has been selected as the host venue for the 2nd edition of Global Timber Conference (GTC 2017) from 6 – 8 November 2017 at Pullman Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. Organized by Confexhub with the strong support from Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation […]

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Evowood’s Estcourt mill reopens

Hardboard manufacturer, Evowood (formerly Masonite), has reopened its Estcourt mill after a protracted strike which began in March. Louis Marais, the chief executive of Evowood, confirmed that the mill was operating and that 242 of the 733 workers who had lost their jobs as a result of the work stoppage had been offered re-employment on […]

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(VIDEO) THE CAR AS A FAMILY HEIRLOOM, CRAFTED IN WOOD

Toyota is defying the notion that modern cars have to be high-tech machines packed with the latest technologies by creating a new roadster concept crafted in wood. Setsuna was the focus of the company’s first appearance at Milan Design Week (12 – 17 April), an open-top two-seater conceived to embody the affection owners develop for […]

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