President and CEO’s Column: November/December 2018

  • December 12, 2018

New Eyes for the New Year? A friend of mine had LASIK surgery recently. Beyond the sheer wonder that a procedure to dramatically improve a person's vision (even when they've worn glasses their entire life) takes so little time, what…

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WIC 2019 Registration Now Open!!

  • November 16, 2018

The calendar may say mid-November, the Thanksgiving holiday may be approaching, and temperatures in your area may be heading downward, but you can combat that by registering for the 2019 Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC)! WIC 2019 will be held April…

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Virginia Tech Housing Report – September 2018

  • November 16, 2018

Virginia Tech – U.S. Forest Service has published its housing market commentaries for September 2018.  These commentaries contain in-depth data and comments on the U.S. housing market. Part 1: Main - https://www.woodproducts.sbio.vt.edu/housing-report/casa-2018-09a-september-main.pdf Part 2: Economic conditions - https://www.woodproducts.sbio.vt.edu/housing-report/casa-2018-09b-september-econ-cond.pdf The housing…

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WMIA News: September/October 2018

  • November 6, 2018

  September/October 2018 Chairman of the Board's Message: More Value from Your Membership: WMIA’s Board and staff have always been committed to giving you more value from your membership. When Dave Rakauskas became the Association’s Chairman of the Board in…

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Cefla Live showcases finishing technology innovations

  • October 23, 2018

"More than a thousand attendees converged on Cefla's newly expanded lab in Imola, Italy, for Cefla Live, an international event spotlighting the latest finishing technology for wood and other materials. The tenth edition of Cefla Live was held Oct. 17-19.…

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Machine Solutions hosts Manufacturing Day event

  • October 18, 2018

On Friday, October 5, Machine Solutions hosted a Manufacturing Day event at their Jasper Tech Center. Seventy local high school students attended the event showcasing automation, robotics, and CNC programming. At the event, each student programmed their name into a…

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Virginia Tech Housing Report – August 2018

  • October 16, 2018

Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service has published its housing market commentaries for August 2018.  These commentaries contain in-depth data and comments on the U.S. housing market. Part 1: Main - https://www.woodproducts.sbio.vt.edu/housing-report/casa-2018-08a-august-main.pdf Part 2: Economic conditions - https://www.woodproducts.sbio.vt.edu/housing-report/casa-2018-08b-august-econ-cond.pdf The housing…

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