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​Focus on forest ownership at SkogsElmia

​Focus on forest ownership at SkogsElmia

Press Releases   •   Jun 07, 2018 08:00 BST

The new-generation forest owners are increasingly managing their own forests. At least as important as the yield is to manage the forests in a long-term and environmentally sound way. This approach will be in focus at SkogsElmia, which will be held next summer on 6–8 June 2019 in the forest south of Jönköping. The new fair manager for SkogsElmia is Mattias Pontén.

Japanese tripod ladder wins the Elmia Garden Award for 2018

Japanese tripod ladder wins the Elmia Garden Award for 2018

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2018 11:01 GMT

A Japanese tripod ladder that is specially designed for the garden industry has won the 2018 Elmia Garden Award for the year’s best garden product. The tripod ladder is both stable and durable and attracted great interest when it was first presented to the Swedish market.

Registration opens for international competitions with Icelandic horses

Registration opens for international competitions with Icelandic horses

Press Releases   •   Feb 14, 2018 14:14 GMT

Following last year’s world premiere for indoor competitions for Icelandic horses, Elmia Icelandic Power Show has received World Ranking status. This year the program will feature even more clinics and shows and the competitions are expected to attract even greater international participation than last year. The registration for the contests opens on Thursday 15th February 2018.

Elmia Garden Trends blossoms at Liseberg’s Garden Days

Elmia Garden Trends blossoms at Liseberg’s Garden Days

Press Releases   •   Jan 12, 2018 09:42 GMT

Elmia Garden Trends is the inspirational website that gives the garden industry a preview of the coming year’s trends. The website functions as a business tool that offers inspiration and purchasing support. Now the trends will also be presented to the general public at Liseberg’s Garden Days from 17-20 May.

High pressure and positive outlook in the manufacturing industry

High pressure and positive outlook in the manufacturing industry

Press Releases   •   Nov 17, 2017 15:04 GMT

The manufacturing industry is going full speed ahead and is facing a technological shift that will change all of society. That was clear when Elmia Subcontractor, Sweden’s biggest industry event, again reinforced its position as the leading marketplace for new business deals and the arena for the industry’s future issues.

Superheroes gave SSAB a super fair

Superheroes gave SSAB a super fair

News   •   Nov 17, 2017 11:21 GMT

The superheroes of steel. That has been a focus for SSAB during this year’s Elmia Subcontractor. The company’s presence at the fair has also been a great success with almost 400 leads in the first three days alone.

A-Plast presents unique wood-plastic composite at Elmia Subcontractor

A-Plast presents unique wood-plastic composite at Elmia Subcontractor

News   •   Nov 17, 2017 09:41 GMT

No rot and no need to repaint. Interest in wood-plastic composites is growing and the Swedish company A-Plast has developed a material all of its own. At Elmia Subcontractor visitors have asked many questions about the technology involved.

New products from SKF

New products from SKF

News   •   Nov 16, 2017 16:10 GMT

SKF is launching a series of new products on the Swedish market at Elmia Subcontractor 2017. The focus is on efficient rotation and increased operational safety.

Strong growth for Italian mechanical engineering company

Strong growth for Italian mechanical engineering company

News   •   Nov 16, 2017 12:50 GMT

Perseverance pays off. The Italian company Ma. Bo. is exhibiting this year at Elmia for the fifth time and sales manager Pierluigi Casadei has seen strong growth for the company. “It gets better and better every year,” he says.

Glowing acrylic sheet creates new possibilities

Glowing acrylic sheet creates new possibilities

News   •   Nov 16, 2017 10:00 GMT

Better design possibilities and greater efficiency – using a light guide plate equipped with LEDs has many advantages. The Danish company Ingemann Components is presenting the possibilities and the solution at Elmia Subcontractor.

Unique joint venture to digitalise Sweden

Unique joint venture to digitalise Sweden

News   •   Nov 16, 2017 07:54 GMT

The Internet of Things offers new opportunities to Swedish industry. One step towards success is to become more transparent as a company and exchange ideas with others. One such example is the joint venture Combient, which visited Elmia Subcontractor and took part on stage under the theme “The IoT is creating opportunities for new products and business deals”.

Ovako launches a new steel family with unique properties

Ovako launches a new steel family with unique properties

News   •   Nov 15, 2017 18:52 GMT

Steel producer Ovako has a tradition of launching major new products at Elmia Subcontractor. This year the company is presenting its innovative Hybrid Steel®. “It’s a new steel family with unique properties,” says Jukka Kivelö, Ovako’s sales manager for Scandinavia.

Dare to keep up with the pace of development

Dare to keep up with the pace of development

News   •   Nov 15, 2017 09:04 GMT

Start by creating an awareness in your company about new technology. Then dare to try out your ideas. That advice was given by Benny Guttman at Elmia Subcontractor and it focuses on the technological shift we are currently experiencing.

WSI creates unexpected business applications

WSI creates unexpected business applications

News   •   Nov 14, 2017 15:43 GMT

It is obvious that the Internet of Things can create new business applications for the manufacturing industry. But the IoT can also help the world’s climate. The Swedish company WSI has developed an environmental sensor that collects weather data from 30 cities around the world. The solution can be seen at Elmia Subcontractor.

Arrow targets IoT for Elmia Subcontractor

Arrow targets IoT for Elmia Subcontractor

News   •   Nov 14, 2017 14:04 GMT

Sensors on rubbish containers can help a recycling company make major energy savings. The solution was developed by the Finnish success company Enevo with help from Arrow Electronic. At Elmia Subcontractor Arrow is showing how the system functions in real life.

Hemp – the new composite material

Hemp – the new composite material

News   •   Nov 14, 2017 11:11 GMT

It began in 2012 as a small-scale research project. Today it is a rapidly growing environmental venture. All thanks to ordinary hemp. “Using natural fibre as reinforcement instead of glass fibre and carbon fibre is both strong and environmentally sound,” explains Jeremiah Dutton of Trifilon, exhibitor at Elmia Subcontractor for the first time.

Press invitation: The industry’s future at Elmia Subcontractor

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2017 11:05 GMT

Elmia Subcontractor is Sweden’s biggest industry event and a clear indicator of the health of the manufacturing industry and what’s happening both today and in the future. On 14–17 November it’s time for the fair’s 2017 edition.

Tomorrow’s infrastructure in focus at Elmia

Tomorrow’s infrastructure in focus at Elmia

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2017 16:50 BST

Sustainable transports, technological development and safety issues were the main themes at Elmia Future Transport, Elmia Nordic Rail and Elmia Nordic Road. With some 100 international exhibitors, the three fairs entrenched their position as the Nordic region’s largest and leading meeting place for transport and infrastructure.

Greener hydrogen can replace diesel

Greener hydrogen can replace diesel

News   •   Oct 11, 2017 15:20 BST

Hydrogen trains or battery-powered ones? Both options can replace diesel trains in the future. But why is a change necessary? These issues were discussed during the seminar “Higher, longer, lighter hybrids – What is the look and feel of the future trains?”

The high-speed line – a good start to many problems

The high-speed line – a good start to many problems

News   •   Oct 11, 2017 12:51 BST

Is building a high-speed rail line in Sweden the solution to every problem? That somewhat pointed question was discussed at the key seminar “High-speed railways – do they solve the problems?” The panel’s answer? They don’t solve everything but they help a lot.