The Partners and Sponsors assist delegates in obtaining relevant information on timber and engineered wood building systems, and provide a major source for supplier contacts and networking by attendees.
Active Fasteners supply customized fastening systems and automated fastening equipment for frame & truss fabrication, and provide new fastening innovations in timber frame and panel construction.
BeA provide modular-tool systems that offer solutions from automated packaging to single-unit fabrication to mass production, with customized solutions for prefabricated houses, furniture, automotive, appliances and packaging.
The HOMAG Group is a leading manufacturer of modern, high-performance machines, production lines and systems for the construction of prefabricated timber buildings, with a coordinated portfolio for woodworking including solutions for utilising computer-controlled, automated machinery with a range of CAD/CAM-interfacing controls.
As part of the German HOMAG Group, WEINMANN portfolio includes beam processing, production of wall elements, roof and floor elements and the processing of large-scale board materials and handling, storage systems and providing solutions for cross-laminated timber (CLT).
Big River Group began in the early 1900s as a family owned timber business. Today, it has advanced and established a position as a major Australian building materials distributor, supplying an extensive range of high quality timber, builders hardware, building supplies and services for the residential, commercial, industrial, building and construction industries. Our expert team will work with you to ensure the products and building supplies you need are the correct specifications, grading and sizes for your project so you can be sure of high quality, fully certified products that last for years to come and look great too.
Hundegger offers innovation matched with high performance in production of engineered timber frame and mass wood systems, with unique functionality and reliability in their ‘state of the art’ solutions for processing including cutting saws, panel processing and CNC machines, along with the most recent software technologies and robotic developments to meet customer’s future requirements.
As an Australasian company, we offer high levels of technical support and backup service with a comprehensive range of spare parts and a decade of experience in servicing local markets.
AFA represents Modular Building Automation (MBA) from the UK for timber framing machinery in Australia and New Zealand, with the range including machinery for timber framing, floor cassettes manufacturing, butterfly tables and panel handling equipment for flexible automation solutions for the off-site building and construction industry.
A highlight is the MBA Mobi-One, a complete all-in-one assembly machine for timber frame panel walls that performs framing, cladding, routing, membrane application, batten fixing and outfeed operations, simple to operate and represents excellent value for money.
AFA also supplies German high-quality timber shredding machines and briquetting presses for timber offcut handling and waste reduction.
Combilift manufactures an extensive range of forklift trucks for long and bulky materials, pallets, containers and oversized loads. Its range of innovative specialised handling solutions is suitable for offsite timber and engineered wood building sectors with a focus on safety, space saving, efficiency and productivity. Our specialist staff have the knowledge and experience to recommend the most suitable Combilift for every application and provide assistance on sales, hire and after sales service.
Responsible Wood are committed to protecting and promoting Australia’s unique environments with standards that ensure a forest industry that is environmentally, socially, culturally and commercially sustainable.
We pioneered the development of certification standards for wood and wood products sourced from sustainably managed forests in Australia. Our standards provide guidance and accountability for forest managers, manufacturers and suppliers.
For over 60 years, Simpson Strong-Tie® has focused on creating engineered structural products that help people build safer, stronger buildings economically. Considered a leader in structural systems research, testing and innovation, Simpson Strong-Tie is recognised for its broad range of connectors, fasteners, anchors and repair, protect and strengthening systems. To find out more about our range visit the website or call 1300 STRONGTIE (1300 787 664)
WoodSolutions provides architects, engineers and other building professionals with information about how to use wood products, with a comprehensive website that offers a one-stop, independent source for information and technical details about designing and specifying with timber and engineered wood products.
Lonza Wood Protection is part of the Lonza Group, a leading Swiss based biotechnology and specialty chemical company. We work in partnership with wood processors and manufacturers throughout the Asia Pacific region to preserve, protect and enhance the durability and resilience of wood products against decay, mould, termites, fire and other hazards. Our portfolio of wood protection products includes leading brands such as Tanalised®, Tanalith®, Vacsol® and Antiblu® which have a history of use of up to 70 years in the region.