Scientific Research and Education
Scientific Research and Education | 26 Dec. 2018
In a project entitled "HoMe foam", researchers from three Fraunhofer institutes looked into how well wood foam and metal sponge could be...
Production of veneers | 21 Dec. 2018
Sprucing up lightweight construction
Spruce trees are proving very popular - not only during the festive season. As part of the MERGE Federal Excellence Cluster, scientists...
Scientific Research and Education | 07 Mar. 2018
Watch out, Iron Man - Wooden Man is after your title!
Liangbing Hu and Teng Li from the University of Maryland believe the lightweight and cost-effective high-tech wood they've developed will...
Scientific Research and Education | 28 Feb. 2018
Robot cells on the move
A robot cell from Berlin-based engineering company Artis is set to enhance wood processing research at Eberswalde University for Sustainable...
Scientific Research and Education | 24 Jan. 2018
Clear vision for woodworking specialists
Although Lars Berglund and his team at Stockholm's KTH Royal Institute of Technology are not the first who have managed to produce...
Scientific Research and Education | 13 Dec. 2017
Bark and 3D printing - watch this space!
Bern University of Applied Sciences is one of the partners involved in recent studies under Switzerland's "Resource Wood" National Research...
Scientific Research and Education | 01 Nov. 2017
Wood foam - a renewable insulation solution
A new research project is set to drive forward the development of insulation materials based on renewable materials.
Wood Based Panel Production | 09 Aug. 2017
Filament with a pepper flavor
At LIGNA 2017, 3N Kompetenzzentrum Niedersachsen and partners from research and industry showed how wood and natural fibers can be used to...
Surface Technology | 25 May. 2017
Pushing the boundaries in water-based coatings
Remmers, an SME manufacturer of wood paints, varnishes and industrial coatings, is at LIGNA 2017 to showcase its research credentials. As...
Forestry Technology | 15 May. 2017
Taking training to the road
Visitors to LIGNA can try their hand on an exciting saw simulator at the stand of DeSH (Federal Association of the German Sawmill and Wood...
Scientific Research and Education | 11 May. 2017
Protecting the forests - and changing perceptions?
Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences is presenting HIPHAR, a cooperation project where research institutes are working with industry...