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Ponsse helps machines stay productive

Ponsse helps machines stay productive

News   •   Jun 09, 2017 11:14 BST

Ponsse came to Elmia Wood with its entire range of forest machines, several world firsts plus customers from around the world. “Two of three visitors to our stand come from countries other than Sweden,” says Urban Folkesson, After Sales Manager at Ponsse.

Palfinger offers a new crane for forest machines

Palfinger offers a new crane for forest machines

News   •   Jun 09, 2017 10:17 BST

Cranes from the Austrian company Palfinger Epsilon are a common sight on logging trucks. But at Elmia Wood the company extended its reach into the forest in the form of a prototype specially developed for forwarders.

Husqvarna tempts with a new chain and updated knees

Husqvarna tempts with a new chain and updated knees

News   •   Jun 08, 2017 13:58 BST

At Elmia Wood Husqvarna is presenting its new chainsaw chain, the X-Cut, developed and manufactured just a few dozen kilometres from the fairgrounds. The company is also offering many new clothing options, ranging from newly developed knees to a special collection for women.

The world’s biggest harvester on eight wheels

The world’s biggest harvester on eight wheels

News   •   Jun 08, 2017 13:42 BST

The world premieres are coming thick and fast at this year’s Elmia Wood. And more than one world record is being broken. Two days before the fair Tigercat unloaded the world’s biggest wheeled harvester at the Port of Gothenburg.

Many people tested the world’s first crane-tip control for harvesters

Many people tested the world’s first crane-tip control for harvesters

News   •   Jun 08, 2017 11:05 BST

Operating a harvester crane can require handling two or even three controls. At Elmia Wood John Deere had its world premiere for crane-tip control using only one joystick. The result is greater precision and less strain for the operator.

Gremo reinvents a much-missed class of forwarder

Gremo reinvents a much-missed class of forwarder

News   •   Jun 08, 2017 10:06 BST

Many older forest owners and contractors remember with regret a time when forwarders loaded their own weight. Gremo has almost reinvented that class of machine. At Elmia Wood the company presented a concept for a forwarder that weighs 10.5 tonnes and loads 8.5.

Swedish cutting-edge suppliers at Industrial Supply

News   •   Apr 19, 2017 12:44 BST

Sweden is a highly developed industrial nation with a focus on modern high-tech manufacturing. In April a group of Swedish suppliers will show off their skills in a national pavilion at Industrial Supply, Hannover.

Making deals at a well-organised matchmaking event

Making deals at a well-organised matchmaking event

News   •   Nov 10, 2016 15:44 GMT

Some 200 meetings in two days between a total of 85 companies from 17 countries. Subcontractor Connect continues to be an important venue for doing new business.

Pitch it – with export funding at stake

Pitch it – with export funding at stake

News   •   Nov 10, 2016 15:14 GMT

Pitch it! is a new event at Elmia Subcontractor where a company can win a SEK 250,000 (EUR 25,000) subsidy for a future export venture. First to take up the challenge was Glenn Wilander, CEO of QTech in Anderstorp, Jönköping County. “The hardest part was to include as much as possible and not leave out anything important,” he says.

Volvo Cars seized on AnVa Polytech’s unique environmental rubber

Volvo Cars seized on AnVa Polytech’s unique environmental rubber

News   •   Nov 09, 2016 15:01 GMT

AnVa Polytech’s environmental rubber made no less a company than Volvo Cars prick up its ears. Today the two companies are successfully cooperating – which was made clear at Elmia Subcontractor.

Discover your future at InnoDex

Discover your future at InnoDex

News   •   Nov 09, 2016 14:28 GMT

Subcontractor InnoDex has established itself as a real public magnet at the fair. Here visitors can see and touch innovations from around the world and listen to inspirational lectures during the entire week.

How Horda Stans dampens high noise levels

How Horda Stans dampens high noise levels

News   •   Nov 08, 2016 15:00 GMT

Stricter requirements for quieter environments have led sound absorption specialist Horda Stans to fine-tune its own product range. The Småland company is focusing strongly on recycled textile and polyester fibres – which have excellent sound insulating properties – and is exhibiting them at Elmia Subcontractor.

Klarvik expands its offering with 3D drawings

Klarvik expands its offering with 3D drawings

News   •   Nov 08, 2016 14:16 GMT

Now Klarvik can really call itself a total supplier of aluminium components. At its stand at Elmia Subcontractor the company is presenting its new drawing solution.

Trendspotting: Innovative thinking, green offices and growing food

Trendspotting: Innovative thinking, green offices and growing food

News   •   Oct 06, 2016 17:22 BST

Elmia Garden presents the garden trends for 2017: Green in the Garden, The Green Lab and Vego Garden. Next year we will continue to see garden elements featured in interior decorating and fashions, in the kitchen and food preparation, on the balcony and at nursery schools.

Wild and bushy arrangements were created during Createshop

Wild and bushy arrangements were created during Createshop

News   •   Oct 05, 2016 17:00 BST

New to Elmia Garden this year is Createshop, a workshop where 16 participants came to Jönköping to create their own unique flower arrangements under the guidance of florist and inspirationalist Nicklas Jensen.

Hypro found markets in 32 countries via Elmia Wood

Hypro found markets in 32 countries via Elmia Wood

News   •   Sep 07, 2016 08:10 BST

After an accident in the forest, Tommy Karlsson had the time to create something that would reduce the risk of future accidents: a hydraulic processor for tractors. Now known as Hypro, the product is available in 32 countries.

The sun shone over Scania’s historic premiere

The sun shone over Scania’s historic premiere

News   •   Aug 27, 2016 08:09 BST

It was a high-pressure moment in more ways than one when the curtain opened to reveal Scania’s next generation of trucks. There were great expectations, hordes of people and – not least – bright sunshine over the historic premiere.

Volvo opened with a world premiere

Volvo opened with a world premiere

News   •   Aug 27, 2016 08:06 BST

The Iron Knight. That’s what Volvo Trucks has chosen to call the world’s fastest truck. The powerful beast had its world premiere at Elmia Lastbil. “We’re very proud to unveil it here at Elmia,” says Hans Börjesson, head of Volvo Trucks in Sweden.

Environmentally smart trucks with a high safety level

Environmentally smart trucks with a high safety level

News   •   Aug 27, 2016 08:00 BST

The environment and safety are the main focus at Mercedes-Benz. “We want to be innovative in all respects,” explains Mattias Nilsson, sales manager for Mercedes-Benz trucks in Sweden.

Veteran truck hall a real gem

Veteran truck hall a real gem

News   •   Aug 27, 2016 07:52 BST

A whole hall dedicated to the history of trucks. That’s what veteran truck devotee Anders Andersson and his friends could present at Elmia Lastbil. The space was packed with trucks from bygone times. “All in all we exhibited 53 vehicles – the most we’ve had since we started here in 2010,” he said.