After a successful showing at IWF in Atlanta, Valinge Innovation AB launched its Threespine click furniture technology on the Asian market during the China International Furniture Expo (Furniture China) in Shanghai.
The global market for plywood is projected to reach 223.4 million cubic meters by 2022, driven by recovering construction activity in most countries worldwide; rise in high value, high rise constructions; growing preference for plywood in interior design especially of floors, ceilings, and walls; and a healthy furniture industry, according to Plywood - Global Strategic Business Report 2016.
Wood has a largely favorable environmental effect, says a study of Switzerland's National Research Programme. "Resource Wood" recommends using wood more widely as a source of energy and as a building material.
Chris Harding has had challenges in his past, but he is focused on his own future and that of his students at the Woods Manufacturing program in Peyton, Colorado. The school will be part of the new Peyton-Widefield Vocational Education Center, which will be home to the National Manufacturing Training Center in Colorado Springs.