Festool parent company to acquire SawStop

TTS Tooltechnic Systems, based in Wendlingen, Germany, is the parent company of Festool. Click read more to see the Woodshop News article.

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WMIA Educational Foundation Awards Over $30,000 in Scholarships

For a number of years, the Woodworking Machinery Industry Association’s (WMIA) Educational Foundation has awarded scholarships to those who want to study, and eventually pursue a career in, wood technology,…

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Industry 4.0 Manufacturing and Data Confusion

A recent Engineering.com article highlights that extensive investment in sensor technology is not enough. Data analytics is key to using digital information successfully. See the Engineering.com article (by clicking read…

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If you have a strong mechanical aptitude and are intuitive and hands-on, you may wish to consider a career as a field service technician in the woodworking industry. Learn more about this career option, and peruse job listings from WMIA member companies!

Festool parent company to acquire SawStop

TTS Tooltechnic Systems, based in Wendlingen, Germany, is the parent company of Festool. Click read more to see the Woodshop News article.

read more

WMIA Educational Foundation Awards Over $30,000 in Scholarships

For a number of years, the Woodworking Machinery Industry Association’s (WMIA) Educational Foundation has awarded scholarships to those who want to study, and eventually pursue a career in, wood technology,…

read more

Industry 4.0 Manufacturing and Data Confusion

A recent Engineering.com article highlights that extensive investment in sensor technology is not enough. Data analytics is key to using digital information successfully. See the Engineering.com article (by clicking read…

read more
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If you have a strong mechanical aptitude and are intuitive and hands-on, you may wish to consider a career as a field service technician in the woodworking industry. Learn more about this career option, and peruse job listings from WMIA member companies!

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The mission of the Woodworking Machinery Industry Association (WMIA) is to establish a platform for its members to network and present the best global technology, services, and information to the North American marketplace.

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If you are a woodworking machine importer, distributor or a company that services the woodworking industry join WMIA to become more involved through advocacy, education and the largest Industry Expo in North America.

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The WMIA Educational Foundation supports the future of the industry through its scholarship program. This program has been designed to encourage students to pursue careers in woodworking technology.

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WMIA is working to raise awareness of the strong demand for skilled technicians in the woodworking machinery industry.