More than 75,000 woodworking professionals from all over the world will find out about innovative machines, plants and technologies from the entire woodworking value chain at LIGNA, the world's leading trade fair for tools, machines and plants for woodworking and wood processing. The world market leaders and many other high-performance suppliers will be demonstrating their machinery and equipment in live operation at Hannover from 15 to 19 May 2023. At LIGNA, Stürmer Maschinen GmbH will present two innovations in addition to its extensive range of woodworking machinery, which is well-known among industry experts worldwide. These are well established edgebanding machines from its Holzkraft professional brand with significantly improved performance features that offer perfect results while requiring minimum working space.
The Holzkraft me 35 edge banding machine, which has been very successful for many years, has been extensively revised and made fit for the future requirements of woodworking professionals. In particular, its new space-saving and highly efficient cut-to-length rounding unit is unique in its machine category. In addition, there is the updated version of the Holzkraft me 40, a machine with a long and proven track record worldwide, which has a wide scope of equipment within its technological segment. Both machines are equipped with a 10-inch touchscreen, a new control panel with intuitive operation that guarantees the simplest machine handling and accurate repeatability. The Holzkraft me 35 and Holzkraft me 40 are manufactured for Stürmer by SCM Group, the world's leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of woodworking machines. Both machines will be on display at LIGNA for interested visitors to see in detail and in real operation. Stürmer will also present a comprehensive range of other woodworking machines for use in industry and craft. Stürmer's outstanding trade fair team with technical and application experts for woodworking machines will be available for consulting and advice to interested visitors.
LIGNA brings together the core sectors of the woodworking industry in one place - from machinery and equipment for forestry, sawmill technology, tools, machinery and equipment for individual and series production to surface technology. Here, 1,100 world-class exhibitors bridge technology and industry boundaries and present themselves to 75,000 trade visitors, thereof more than 40,000 international visitors from more than one hundred countries. As the world's leading trade fair, LIGNA not only represents the global range of tools, machinery and plant for the woodworking and wood processing industries, but with its thematic setting it is also seen as a major stimulus for industry development.
Holzkraft is the professionals' brand for woodworking machines by Stuermer Maschinen GmbH. In 1982 Stuermer Maschinen was founded as a wholesale company for machinery with agencies and is one of today's leading suppliers of German machinery retailers. The label Stuermer stands for courage and optimism. This has allowed the company to grow into a successful and efficient supplier, which successfully delivers machines from the fields of metal and woodworking, compressed air and welding technology as well as cleaning and workshop technology to more than 2,000 customers in Germany as well as in more than 20 European and more than 40 non-European countries.