Randy Jamison, product manager for Biesse America, discusses Biesse's WinStore inventory management system displayed at LIGNA 2013 in Hannover, Germany.
John Park, general manager of Scm Group North America, discusses the company's new "Save Energy" program introduced at LIGNA 2013.
Bloomlab conceived the “Frequency Wall” - an amazing installation that distinguishes the image of the Scm Group stands. It is an architectural work in poplar OSB (produced by IPAN - an Italian firm.
For Ligna 2013, Scm Group contracted with an institutional laboratory furniture maker to produce a dramatic reception desk, designed by Bloomlab. The project showed the woodworking firm how much its CNC router was capable of.
Biesse's big bet at Ligna 2013 is on bSolid software, which uses a shop's own machine driver software to do virtual test runs - revealing conflicts, and allowing production batch 1 items without practice runs. Playful sideos show how.
As LIGNA 2013 drew to an end, show managers celebrated the percent of visitors from outside Germany, though attendance was flat at 90,000. Multi-tasking machinery was prevalent, and evolved versions of LIGNA 2011 breakthroughs permeated many systems on display.