• Anja Brokjans, LIGNA Spokes woman, brokjans PR//MEDIA ADVISORY (Barrie, Canada), Luigi de Vito, Division Director Machinery of the SCM GROUP SPA (Rimini, Italy), Wolfgang Pöschl, Chairman of the VDMA Holzbearbeitungsmaschinen, Frankfurt am Main and Chairman of the Board of Management of Michael Weinig AG, Tauberbischofsheim, Dr. Andreas Gruchow, Member of the Board of Deutsche Messe, Hannover, PekkaPaasivaara, CEO of HOMAG Group AG (Schopfloch, Germany), Jürgen Philipps, Spokesman of the Management Board of SiempelkampMaschinen und Anlagenbau GmbH (Krefeld, Germany).

LIGNA 2017 delivers big on innovations

– Industry 4.0 generating new impetus throughout sector

– Strong global appeal
– New site layout well received


LIGNA 2017 drew to a close on Friday, 26 May. “LIGNA 2017 will go down as a milestone in the digitalization of the wood industry,” said Dr. Andreas Gruchow, the Deutsche Messe Managing Board member […]

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The Weinig Group at LIGNA 2017: Introducing the new Powermat

One of the biggest attractions at the Weinig Group trade fair stand is the unveiling of the new Powermat. This high-performance moulder will be demonstrated live, presented as a “disguised prototype”. The new Powermat has many updated features, giving it an even greater technological edge.


Innovation leader with numerous stand-out features
One […]

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LIGNA 2017: HOMAG is leading the industry into the digital future

The digital future has begun: At LIGNA, HOMAG presented its digital platform for the wood industry. The name: “tapio”.With tapio, thecompanies from this industry can now move into the next stage of Industry 4.0.At the same time, HOMAG has exceeded its trade fair goals – and has had the most […]

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A strong start with record numbers for Biesse at Ligna 2017

An extraordinary start to the show for Biesse at Ligna 2017, with record numbers which reflect the enormous success of the Pesaro-based colossus, with a stand spanning more than 5000 square meters at the Hanover trade fair, and increase of 37.3% in consolidated turnover, with a 14.2% rise in orders […]

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Barberán stand in Hannover registered great turnover of visitors

Great success of the INERT COAT system in LIGNA 2017


The INERT COAT System from BARBERAN, presented at LIGNA 2017, was particularly noticeable due to the high-quality results which is able to achieve. This system aroused great interest among the visitors at the booth in Hanover.


The INERT COAT system is a […]