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  • September 17, 2014 12:10

    Biesse reports strong growth in North America

    Biesse's North American business are doing well as the company has reported an important growth in revenue and new orders. Biesse America and Biesse Canada reported a 24% increase in revenues... [more...]

  • September 17, 2014 08:42

    Södra's 74-tonne wood-chip truck now rolling fully loaded

    On 15 May, Södra's two truck rigs with a maximum weight of 74 tonnes officially entered service. They are now rolling fully loaded. Shortly after entering service, a dispensation was received for one of the rigs, a timber truck with a five-axle trailer. Dispensation for the wood-chip truck was not granted until 10 September and, during the waiting period, the truck operated as a 60-tonne truck. [more...]

  • September 16, 2014 12:31

    Tigercat expands Russian presence

    Tigercat has announced that the Technoforest company, based in the city of Khabarovsk, Russia has joined the Tigercat dealer organization. Technoforest has over 10 years of history and solid experience in selling and servicing heavy machinery... [more...]

  • September 12, 2014 09:48

    Strong recovery for the Italian woodworking machinery industry

    In the second quarter 2014, Italian woodwoorking technology orders from the domestic market increased by 32.9 percent compared to the same period of last year. Another good result was achieved in sales abroad... [more...]

  • September 03, 2014 09:32

    ANDRITZ AG: Changes in the Executive Board

    As from April 1, 2015, the ANDRITZ AG Executive Board will consist of four members: Wolfgang Leitner (CEO); Humbert Köfler; Joachim Schönbeck; Wolfgang Semper. [more...]

  • August 26, 2014 09:24

    Siempelkamp receives order from Irish manufacturer SmartPly Europe

    The OSB manufacturer SmartPly Europe Ltd. – part of the business division Coillte Panel Products (CPP) of the Irish state forestry organization Coillte – has decided to replace its multi-daylight plant at the Waterford location, Ireland. The company has placed an order with the machine and plant manufacturer Siempelkamp for a forming and press line including a continuous ContiRoll® press as well as numerous finishing line machines... [more...]

  • August 21, 2014 16:02

    Global trade of 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 competitors recorded a negative trend. Export decreased in Germany (1,715 million Euro, minus 3.1 percent compared to 2012), though it was compensated by a strong domestic market. Same 3.1 percent decrease, down to 1,111 million Euro, also for export in Italy, a downward trend that had already emerged at the end of 2012 and... [more...]

  • August 20, 2014 13:32

    Andritz to supply Resolute Forest Products mill

    International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Resolute Forest Products to supply equipment, engineering, and field services for a new Lo-Solids continuous digester including Andritz’s patented TurboFeed chip feeding system... [more...]

  • August 14, 2014 16:07

    HOMAG Group reports strong second quarter

    The HOMAG Group, has increased its order intake by nearly 20 percent to EUR 214.5 million in the second quarter of 2014 (prior year: EUR 179.2 million). At EUR 288.0 million as of June 30, 2014 (prior year: EUR 261.3 million), order backlog reached the highest level since 2008... [more...]

  • August 13, 2014 14:02

    John Deere's forestry equipment sales up 19%

    For the second quarter, worldwide net sales of John Deere registered a 5% decline, down to US$ 9.500 billion. Earnings of the company also declined to... [more...]