Biesse at LIGNA 2019: 50 years of Innovation and Technology dedicated to the Future

6,000 square metres of innovation, highlighting robotization and digitalization in technology: with this statement biesse presents the future of industry 4.0 at ligna 2019.

Ligna, a biennial event, will be held at Hannover from 27 to 31 May 2019, it is the leading trade fair when it comes to machines, facilities and tools for the processing of wood and is, for Biesse, the ultimate place for sharing about the opportunities provided by robotization and the advantages offered by new technology.

The use of robotic systems in factories guarantees maximum production efficiency and helps simplify processes. The Biesse stand at Ligna will present 3 process solutions that have been automated from the raw material to the finished product. Several integrated lines and several robotized cells will also be present, offering incomparable levels of customisation, modularity and flexibility for the facility, fundamental requirements for contemporary production.

In order to constantly make the factory more efficient, Biesse pairs robotization and digitalization with the development of new software and continues the innovative journey that started with SOPHIA, the IoT service platform, expanding its functionality to embrace predictability, which will greatly improve the customised interaction with the customer when it comes to the machine and will significantly reduce the time required for assistance.

Visitors to LIGNA will be able to experience the cuttingedge technological innovation that characterises Biesse, test the tools that enable customers to obtain greater value from machines, and see how SOPHIA can revolutionise and simplify everyday work.

“Thanks to the new technology, we are able to create a solid and functional bond between human & robot. Biesse accompanies the customer through every phase of day-today work, starting with the dissemination of the automated digital factory in the world of manufacturing and providing necessary tools for efficient production,” stated Mr. Federico Broccoli, Wood Division/Sales Director and Subsidiaries Division Director.

Fifty years after it was founded, Biesse is prepared to face another fifty with its eyes on the future and its mind on the customer: with this perspective, investments in innovation, automation and services for the customer are also set to continue.