Tapio - what do customers say about the digital platform?
Sales and Product Manager Julian Spöcker presents customer opinions about digitalisation from LIGNA 2017. The tapio platform unites digital products for the entire wood industry's value chain.
How it is received by customer? Julian Spöcker asked some questions.
Customer opinions from:
Matthias Armbruster - PAN ARMBRUSTER
Manuel Wallesch - METAWELL
Nikolas Simic - THE GDK GROUP
Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development presents itself at LIGNA 2017
Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development (HNEE) presents its wood engineering degree course at LIGNA 2017. The graduates in wood construction, furniture and interior construction, and process and production technology have excellent career prospects, says dean Ulrich Schwarz. Students Maik Haseloff and Elsa Kronke also report on their experiences at the university.
More info on the University for Sustainable Development's website: www.hnee.de
In interview: Dean Ulrich Schwarz – Student Maik Haseloff – Student Elsa Kronke.
Premiere for FAMAG's Bormax 2.0.
Easier drilling, less heat build-up and longer lifetime – That’s possible thanks to the drill bit from FAMAG-Werkzeugbabrik. The Bormax 2.0 celebrates its premiere at Ligna 2017. The different versions of the Forstner drill bit simplify work with hard and soft wood – thrilling professional craftsmen as well as DIY enthusiasts alike.
In interview: Andreas Lang – Sales Director FAMAG-Werkzeugfabrik, Justin Götz – Product Management FAMAG-Werkzeugfabrik
World première: HOMAG presents first paint line
HOMAG presents the GSF 100 at LIGNA 2017, the company's first paint line. Simple handling and high automation aid entry to industrial painting. The machine is therefore particularly well suited to small and medium-sized companies.
In interview: Reinhard Huber - Head of Product Management
The ColourBrain SiZE from Baumer Inspection
Less production downtime and material waste – those are the advantages of the ColourBain SiZE. Baumer Inspection presents the inspection systems for drill holes at Ligna 2017. The high precision camera sensors monitor the workpieces even at high transport speeds and optimise the production process at the same time.
In interview: Thomas Franz, Managing Director Baumer Inspection
Baumer Colour Brain
Baumer Inspection presents the ColourBrain product family at Ligna 2017. Its precision cameras check every workpiece for the tiniest surface and edge defects. This monitoring avoids production errors and material waste. Furniture panels or floorboards – the ColourBrain can be installed into different production systems.
In interview: Thomas Franz, Managing Director Baumer Inspection
The new jointing cutters from LEUCO
Now even quieter - the new airFace version DIAMAX and DIAREX jointing cutters. They celebrate their premiere at LIGNA 2017. The tool manufacturer LEUCO has developed its products further. The result: longer tool life, less noise.
In interview: Oliver Galli – Head of Development LEUCO
The new diamond-tipped saw blades from LEUCO
It is the new generation of diamond-tipped saw blades - on display at LIGNA 2017. With a special "topcoat" coating, damping filling and new laser ornaments, LEUCO has improved its circular saw blades even further. They are quieter, more stable and more efficient, thus simplifying woodworking.
In interview: Dr. Ing. Dominique Fendeleur – Head of Saw Blade Research and Development
The new toolcloud from LEUCO
LEUCO presents a new open-interface system at LIGNA 2017. The toolcloud is suitable for all tool manufacturers and machines. It optimises digital communication between workpiece and machine - the days of paper-pushing are over. A platform-independent cloud secures the data, which can be accessed via an app on all end devices.
In interview: Daniel Schrenk – Managing Director LEUCO
"PalmwoodNet" - Sustainable use of oil palm wood
"PalmwoodNet" presents itself at LIGNA 2017. The network wants to use oil palm wood sustainably. To do so, the project partners Jowat, Leitz, Minda, Möhringer and Palmwood R+D share their expertise. They now cover the entire value chain and can thus work and process oil palm wood.
Prof. Dr. Arno Frühwald - Palmwood R+D
Dr. Stefan Möhringer - Managing Director Möhringer
Andreas Kisselbach - Head of Research and Development Leitz
Dr. Hubertus Zeddies - Technical Director MINDA
Dr. Hartmut Henneken - Head of Research Jowat
BrillianceCut - The new circular saw blade from Leitz
At Ligna 2017, Leitz presents the circular saw blade Brilliance Cut. It makes the workflow more efficient, grinding becomes unnecessary. The circular saw blade is especially suitable for processing transparent plastics. Leitz also presents the new knife head change system ProfilCut Q.
In interview: Jürgen Köppel – Leitz Management Spokesman
Leitz presents noise-reducing extraction hoods
Quiet extraction - the new DFC extraction technology from Leitz makes it possible. It not only reduces noise, but also machine wear. The DFC extraction hoods can be perfectly adjusted to tools, workpieces and machines and efficiently improve the entire production process.
In interview: Andreas Kisselbach - Head of Research and Development Leitz
BIESSE presenta nuovi software
Oltre alle macchine BIESSE presenta alla Ligna 2017 anche nuovi software. Nell'area MKC and Service i visitatori possono scoprire le nuove soluzioni. L'attenzione si focalizza soprattutto sull'interazione tra macchine e operatori.
Nell'intervista: Raphaël Prati - Communications Director
Dimostrazione di Stefano Calestani - service innovation director
BIESSE presents new software options
Besides machines, BIESSE is also presenting new software instruments at LIGNA 2017. Visitors can discover the new solution options in the MKC and Service Area. The focus is particularly on the interaction between the machine and the machine operator.
In interview: Raphael Prati - Communications Director
The new Festool stand concept
Festool - the specialist for all woodworking jobs, is here at Ligna 2017 with a new stand concept. Visitors to the global leading trade fair for woodworking find out the latest trends in the industry.
Festool's KAPEX KS 60 sliding compount mitre saw
At Ligna 2017, Festool – the specialist for every wood activity presents robust and efficient tools for professional craftsmen. One example is the compact sliding compund mitre saw KAPEX KS 60 with an LED spotlight for precise cutting line indication and an additional groove function. The KAPEX KS 60 does not make any compromise in precision and application diversity: two-sided inclination angles of 47 degrees and mitre angles up to 60 degrees guarantee the best possible results.
Festool's circular hand saw HKC 55
At Ligna 2017, Festool presents robust and efficient tools for professional craftsmen. A particular highlight this year: the battery-powered circular hand saw HKC 55. The HKC 55 shows what circular hand saws today can achieve and proves its highest precision with every cut.
The 18 volt system from Festool
Saw, drill or screw without a socket or cord - Festool enables cordless work with with 18 volt system. At Ligna, Festool presents innovative products such as the C18 battery-powered screwdriver which is powered by the 18 volt battery packs and can screw around corners with the FastFix attachments.
In interview: Frank Jaksch – Training Consultant Festool
New software solutions from HOMAG
Creating - managing - producing. HOMAG has completely renewed its software product portfolio. The company is presenting its solutions like the new MES System, Controller MES, at LIGNA 2017. It enables production planning, production data generation and production organisation. Indeed, everything that is key to modern batch size 1 production. With this software product portfolio, HOMAG is reacting to market requirements and enables tailor-made solutions for every customer.
In interview: Niklas Kögel - Head of Sales Software Solution HOMAG
HOMAG presents a new tandem system for edge banding
Edge banding with batch size 1 - Homag presents a new tandem system. Two offset edge processing machines not only save space, but also allow for feedback. The tandem system offers optimal access, e.g. for changing edge bands. A tandem system for edge banding with batch size 1 and a never before seen workpiece loop.
In interview: Philipp Albus - HOMAG Technical Sales
HOMAG presenta un nuovo impianto tandem per la bordatura
Bordatura per produzione lotto 1 - alla LIGNA 2017 HOMAG presenta un nuovo impianto Tandem Due bordatrici sfalsate tra loro non solo risparmiano spazio, ma permettono anche il ritorno di pezzi. Inoltre, l'impianto tandem offre un ottimo accesso, per esempio per cambiare i nastri. Un impianto tandem di bordatura per produzione lotto 1 con un ciclo dei pezzi da lavorare finora mai esistito.
Nell´intervista: Philipp Albus - settore vendite HOMAG
tapio – digital innovation from HOMAG
World première! HOMAG presents tapio, a digital platform for the wood industry, at LIGNA 2017. It allows for customers' backbone systems, i.e. CAM systems, to be networked with other systems such as analysis modules or tools on a digital platform. Using an app called Machine Board, the user can keep an eye on all of their machinery. tapio is a digital platform that covers the entire value chain of the wood industry. A decisive step in the wood industry towards a digital future.
In interview: Julian Spöcker - Sales and Product Manager HOMAG
BMG 310 – New HOMAG series
Preserving the good, creating the unique - that’s the slogan of HOMAG CNC-Technik. HOMAG created a whole new model series with the new BMG 310. It combines powerful and reliable components from the aggregate and module toolkit. It also gives easy access to the machine operator. For example, the integrated foot bar offers simple operation. The scanner technology is also great for productivity and safety. The BMG 310 – new at LIGNA 2017.
In interview: Friedhelm Rempp - HOMAG Product Manager
World first at HOMAG - LPP 300 planing machine
An absolute innovation. After 20 years' experience in the solid wood sector, HOMAG is forging into a new market segment and for the first time presents a planing machine for profiling at LIGNA 2017. With fast tool changing, variable spindle rotation speeds and control via Powertouch, the LPP 300 series is making a good impression. A perfect extension of the solid wood product portfolio, ideally suited to small and medium sized companies in particular.
In interview: Vera Katharina Zimmermann - Product Manager HOMAG
IntelliGuide - HOMAG presents a world first in panel dividing technology
With IntelliGuide, HOMAG is presenting the first intelligent user assistance system in the history of panel dividing technology at LIGNA 2017. The system is fitted with a camera system. That allows the IntelliGuide to react to and communicate with the machine operator. The laswer projector provides the machine operator with information about the workpiece. That makes the workflow more intuitive and ergonomic and thus increases the machine's performance.
In interview: Manuel Friebolin - Project Manager HOMAG
BMG 310 - La nuova serie di HOMAG
Preservare le cose buone, creare unicità - questo è il motto della tecnologia CNC di HOMAG. Con la nuova BMG 310 HOMAG ha creato una serie completamente nuova. Combina componenti efficienti e affidabili dei sistemi modulari e degli aggregati. L'operatore ha inoltre facile accesso alla macchina. La barra di comando a pavimento integrata semplifica il controllo. Anche la tecnologia di scansione convince sia per la produttività sia per la sicurezza.
BMG 310 - la novità alla LIGNA 2017.
Nell'intervista: Friedhelm Rempp - Product Manager HOMAG
HOMAG presenta una novità mondiale nella tecnologia di sezionamento dei pannelli
Con ItelliGuide HOMAG presenta alla Ligna 2017 il primo sistema intelligente di assistenza per l'operatore nella storia della tecnologia del sezionamento di pannelli. L'impianto è attrezzato con un sistema con videocamera. In questo modo ItelliGuide può reagire all'operatore della macchina e comunicare con lui. Tramite un proiettore laser l'operatore riceve indicazioni sui rispettivi pezzi da lavorare. Questo rende il flusso di lavoro più intuitivo ed ergonomico aumentando le prestazioni della macchina.
Nell'intervista: Manuel Friebolin - Project Manager HOMAG
tapio – la novità digitale di HOMAG
Prima mondiale! Con tapio HOMAG presenta alla LIGNA 2017 una piattaforma digitale per l'industria del legno. Tapio permette ai clienti di collegare sistemi come un backbone, ovvero sistemi CRM con altri sistemi come moduli di analisi o strumenti su una piattaforma digitale. Tramite l'app Machine-Board l'operatore può tenere sott'occhio l''intero parco macchine. Tapio è una piattaforma digitale che copre l'intera catena del valore dell'industria del legno. Un passo importante nell'industria del legno, nel futuro digitale.
Nell'intervista: Julian Spöcker - Sales and Product Manager HOMAG
Woodstore 7 – the brain of HOMAG storage systems
Woodstore 7 is the brain of every HOMAG storage system. It enables fully mobile control of the store. Production lists, messages and even statistics can be accessed with it. The software thus generates high flexibility and increased efficiency. Intelligent, networked. Woodstore 7 from HOMAG, on show at LIGNA 2017.
In interview: Thomas Gerdts - Senior Manager Automation HOMAG
Woodstore 7 – Il cervello dei magazzini HOMAG
Woodstore 7 è il cervello di tutti i magazzini HOMAG. Permette il controllo completamente remoto del magazzino e anche di visualizzare liste di produzione, informazioni e addirittura statistiche. Il software crea in questo modo alta flessibilità e maggiore efficienza. Intelligente, interconnesso, Woostore 7 di HOMAG, da vedere alla LIGNA 2017.
Nell'intervista: Thomas Gerdts -Senior Manager Automation Homag
W 4.0 digital - that is Weinig's buzzword for Industry 4.0. At Ligna 2017, the company presents its software solutions for craft and industry - enabling customers to immerse themselves in the digital sphere and to profitably manufacture batch size 1. What is important to Weinig besides cloud based systems - like a service app - is data security. Flexibility, resource efficiency and integration - the customers’ needs are fundamental to Weinig.
In interview: Mario Kordt, Managing Director WEINIG DIMTER
WEINMANN's new multifunction bridge WMS060 - the ideal entry level machine
WEINMANN presents the new multifunction bridge WMS060 at Ligna 2017. The machine combines the most modern CNC controls with the latest technology, which makes it the ideal entry level machine. The software tool EasyRun makes the WMS060 very user friendly. Besides, the machine can be combined with existing workbenches and offers high quality, precision and flexibility.
In interview: Hansbert Ott - WEINMANN Managing Director