|Event:||Trade Fair of Machinery, Equipment and Technologies for Forestry, Woodworking and Furniture Industries LISDEREVMASH|
|Date:||26 – 28 September 2023|
|Venue:||ACCO INTERNATIONAL Exhibition Centre (40B Beresteisky Avenue, Kyiv, Ukraine)|
|Organizer:||ACCO INTERNATIONAL LTD|
|With support of:||
State Enterprise Forests of Ukraine
The long-awaited trade fair LISDEREVMASH 2023 has resumed in Kyiv after a forced pause due to martial state in Ukraine. The event ran on September 26 – 28 and gathered national manufacturers and suppliers of equipment and tools for the forestry, woodworking and furniture industries.
This year’s event, which was the 20th edition of the show, featured companies that represent over 80 brands from around the world on the Ukrainian market. These are both manufacturers and suppliers of special equipment for growing and harvesting forests, sawmills and machines for primary wood processing, equipment, tools and components for furniture production, wood chipping technology and heating systems.
The list of participants for the year 2023 included companies like ALTERFUEL, BAMORRI, DOMINANT CNC, F-TOOL, FELDER UKRAINE, FOREST TECHNICS, FORTECH, GALACTIC, GLOBAL SERVICE SOLUTIONS, HSM – FOREST MACHINERY, INTEKS PLUS, KІVERTSІLІSMASH, MARK TOOLS, META-GROUP, CERATIZIT, N.N.N., NULES, POLYTECHNIK, QCM, ROJEK–LVIV, SOLAR SOLUTIONS, SSFE «FORESTS OF UKRAINE», STANCOMPLECT, STANKODNIPRO, STANKOTECHSERVICE, STIHL, UNFU, ZhTC KNUCA.
One of the most important features of the LISDEREVMASH exhibition has always been the opportunity to see the machines and tools live – at one’s own discretion assess the quality, inspect all the details or observe the machines in demonstration mode.
The undisputed record holder in terms of the number of equipment exhibited was the Stankotechservice Company stand, where ten machines were demonstrated. Amongst others there was the QMB 412 DT machine made by QCM China, designed for planar and profile processing of workpieces on four sides in one pass. It produces pieces of precise geometric shape and the necessary smoothness of the surface. The company also demonstrated spare parts and tools for machines that Stankotekhservice represents in Ukraine.
One of the most notable machines at LISDEREVMASH 2023 was the BACCI Artist.Jet 6-axis machining centre at the stand of the MARK TECH Company. The machine has an amazingly wide range of functions – it can be used to make curved parts of furniture, chairs, elements of sports accessories, plastic parts, etc. The company also showed a large assortment of the Metal World instruments – saws, cutters, drills, etc.
Visiting the Dominant CNC stand you could observe the CNC machines while filling pride for the national manufacturer. It is a Ukrainian company that makes CNC milling and laser machines. At the fair, it demonstrated the ADF1616 milling machine, which can perform curvilinear cutting of panel materials, 3D milling, engraving, works with solid wood, chipboard, plastics and composites. The universal laser engraving machine ADL0609, which could be seen at the stand too, performs high-precision laser processing of various materials, has compact dimensions for working in a small room, which makes it an ideal machine for furniture or light industry, advertising business.
Another one Ukrainian manufacturer showing its latest novelties at the fair was the Intex Plus Group of Companies, which develops and manufactures a wide range of tools for wood processing saws, cutters, knives and more.
STANKODNIPRO Company, one of the largest suppliers of well-known global equipment brands, demonstrated MAGGI Boring System 21 Prestige, which is a drilling and jigging machine for high-precision drilling of holes in the edges and planes of plate materials and solid wood parts.
The Ukrainian division of the Felder Group also had its presentation stand at LISDEREVMASH 2023. Days before the exhibition, the announced novelty had caused a high interest – the reissued Hammer C3 41 combined machine, which performs cutting, planning, sawing, milling and drilling while occupying an area of just one and a half square meters.
The newcomer to this year’s edition of LISDEREVMASH was the F-Instrument Company – an official authorized dealer of the leading German power tool manufacturer FESTOOL. The trade fair visitors could see the latest novelties and try them out in work.
Alterful Company, that took part in the exhibition for the first time as well, is the official representative of the German company Heizomat. It has two main divisions and produces Heizomat heating systems with a capacity of 30 – 1000 kW with an efficiency of >90%, which work on wood chips, pellets and agricultural waste. Heizohack wood chippers with manual or crane feed can process wood with a diameter of up to 80 centimetres with a capacity of 15 – 190 m3.
The business program of the LISDEREVMASH trade fair was divided into three thematic days dedicated to important aspects of the industry’s development. On the first day, experts had the opportunity to dispute with government representatives, in particular, with the management of the SSFE «Forests of Ukraine», and discuss their vision of the development of the industry and the state’s cooperation with private enterprises. The second day of the exhibition was held under the moto Your future profession and was dedicated to the development of future specialists – the students of the leading universities training foresters and woodworkers. On the third day there was a discussion on the issue of the operation of the raw wood market in Ukraine and the opportunities for domestic woodworking enterprises to obtain the raw materials they need.