Digitalization as a role model: Siempelkamp is a new member of the VR Business Club

Krefeld, May 12th, 2020 – How will virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality change our future? Which fields of application and business models are trend-setting? Siempelkamp has developed answers to these questions, for example, in the area of virtual planning of plants and digital service offers. As a new member of VR Business Club, … Read moreDigitalization as a role model: Siempelkamp is a new member of the VR Business Club

Streamlined organisation for an improved customer experience

Alfeld/Hanover, Germany Fagus-GreCon announces the consolidation of two current business units; Measuring Technology and Inspection systems. Dr Jörg Hasener, who was previously responsible for Measuring Technology and who has held senior roles over 15 years will lead the combined business unit. A comprehensive portfolio of some thirty measuring technology systems combine with existing Inspection solutions … Read moreStreamlined organisation for an improved customer experience

SEAMLESS research project underway DIEFFENBACHER helps develop simulation platform for smart services

After-sales, including process optimization, training, maintenance, conversions and modernizations, is becoming increasingly important for DIEFFENBACHER and others throughout industry. To maximize after-sales potential, DIEFFENBACHER and nine other German companies and institutes have joined forces to launch a research project called SEAMLESS (Simulation-supported assistance system-based engineering and maintenance solutions for lean after-sales services). The aim of … Read moreSEAMLESS research project underway DIEFFENBACHER helps develop simulation platform for smart services

Megasite, mega project, mega partnership: Acceptance of the first Rubberwood-OSB-ContiRoll® from Siempelkamp at Vanachai/Surat Thani

Krefeld, April 16, 2020 – On March 14, a Siempelkamp plant for OSB at Vanachai in Surat Thani/Thailand was accepted. On the one hand, it is the first OSB plant in Southeast Asia. On the other hand, the ContiRoll® with dimensions of 4′ x 48.7 m is the longest 4’-ContiRoll® from Siempelkamp. In addition, this … Read moreMegasite, mega project, mega partnership: Acceptance of the first Rubberwood-OSB-ContiRoll® from Siempelkamp at Vanachai/Surat Thani

DIEFFENBACHER solutions excite the growing African wood-based panels industry

In El Tarf, Algeria, assembly is underway on the first continuous wood-based panel plant in North Africa. BIGSTAR subsidiary Panneaux d’Algérie commissioned DIEFFENBACHER to supply the complete MDF plant. The first board will be produced in August 2020. The complete plant project includes all subsections, ranging from the wood yard through the CPS+ continuous press … Read moreDIEFFENBACHER solutions excite the growing African wood-based panels industry

New Siempelkamp short-cycle press at EGGER in Rambervillers: Four times short-cycle precision KT 700 for the EGGER Group

Krefeld, February 26, 2020 – The “first board” for the fourth short-cycle press KT 700 took place which the EGGER Group has ordered from Siempelkamp so far. This milestone demonstrates the continuity in the business relationship of both partners. EGGER Rambervillers, production site since 1974, is located in the Vosges mountains and has been part … Read moreNew Siempelkamp short-cycle press at EGGER in Rambervillers: Four times short-cycle precision KT 700 for the EGGER Group

Wood Technology Co. orders MDF plant based on rice straw from Siempelkamp

Krefeld, February 18, 2020 – In December, the Egyptian company Wood Technology Co. (WOTECH)placed a milestone project regarding “Green Technology” at Siempelkamp. Representatives of bothcompanies signed the contract for an MDF plant with an annual production capacity of 205,000 m³which will process the annual plant rice straw as raw material. With this plant, WOTECH is … Read moreWood Technology Co. orders MDF plant based on rice straw from Siempelkamp

DIEFFENBACHER invests in Internet start-up APPbyYOU

Company founded in 2012 specializes in digitalization solutions for medium-sized businesses DIEFFENBACHER has purchased a financial stake in APPbyYOU GmbH, the company that developed the MyMessenger ticket and messaging app, a key component of the MyDIEFFENBACHER digital service platform. DIEFFENBACHER introduced the MyMessenger app at last year’s Ligna in Hannover. In mid-2018, DIEFFENBACHER met APPbyYOU … Read moreDIEFFENBACHER invests in Internet start-up APPbyYOU

FIBERBOARD – FAST FORWARD! Industry resources’ annual think-tank

Around sixty delegates from around the world came together in Amsterdam in November to benefit from the fibreboard industry’s annual think-tank on the latest product developments and innovations, explorations of current and future market status, opportunities, and challenges.   The AWA International Fiberboard Industry Conference and Exhibition’s event theme, ‘Fast forward:  how to shape the industry’s … Read moreFIBERBOARD – FAST FORWARD! Industry resources’ annual think-tank