Industry 4.0 is lauded as the natural next step for the manufacturing industry, but its adoption, especially in Asia, has been slow. Despite the apparent benefits, the most important question…

Going Autonomous In Maintenance

Saving Costs With AIS

Responding To The EUTR

Furniture manufactures often perform customer satisfaction analyses after purchase, but performing a research before designing and producing the furniture can reap many benefits. By Branko Liker, University of Ljubljana

IMA and Schelling Join Hands to Create Brilliant

Future Towards Wood-Based Bioeconomy

Market Outlook 2016

After more than 10 years of research, researchers have achieved success with a hybrid sweetgum that holds enormous potential for bioenergy and paper production, and could contribute to the sustainability…

When Dust Can Kill

Woodworking Trends & Challenges

Peeling: A Promising Technology for Wood Processing

As we move into the second half of the year, FDM Asia rounds up some of the hottest colours of 2016 and share which ones would likely continue to make…

Advanced Design Solutions For Precision Machines

Flooring Goes Longer & Wider

Evolution of Lightweight Wood Composites

With production activities of the wooden furniture industries continuously hindered by the decline in the supply of raw materials, secondary timber species with similar properties can provide the solution. Charles…

From the Earth for a Better Earth

Changing For The Climate

Hardwood Species Review

Countries worldwide have launched various initiatives and adopted certification schemes to ensure the responsible and sustainable management and utilisation of forest. To fully understand the meaning of “sustainability”, one should…

Environmental Emissions From Sawmilling

Following The Peninsular Malaysia Footprint

Malaysia Goes Green

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