At LIGNA 2015 Scm Group will have four stands, in four halls, spread over 4,000 square metres, to demonstrate the ability to express its specialisation in every aspect of working and finishing wood and its derivatives.
Biesse's Raphael Prati sees the goal of the fourth Industrial Revolution - Wood Industry 4.0 seen at LIGNA 2015 - is to bring together the high output numbers seen in the assembly chain with the tailor-made value of artisan production.
Biesse captures the energy of the highly-trafficked LIGNA 2015 in a video that shows high speed materials handling, interior contoured edgebanding, dual-head CNC component cutting and other Industry 4.0 technology.
At LIGNA 2015, IMA Network (it includes Schelling, Priess Hostmann) showed an energy efficient laser edgebander said to be competitive with hot air technology, convertible edgebanding (laser to conventional) and fully-integrated Industry 4.0 Batch 1 production cells.
Germany's Häcker Küchen, a has ordered three IMA Klessmann fully-automatic Batch Size 1 production cells for the production of kitchen fronts, niche surfacing and side panels using new process engineering in laser edging.