DREWOOD Fair 2010 in Wroclaw
The International Wood Fair DREWOOD 2010 took place on 19 - 21 march in the Hala Stulecia in Wrocław
This event focused 80 companies connected with wood sector. This is significantly more than in previous year and that means that the crisis of wood sector has been already overcome. The Director of the Wigor Agency-the fair organizer, said during the opening event: "I am very happy that we observe the development of wood sector in Poland going in the proper direction. We hope that new companies participating in our event are good divination the future".
Mainly companies which produce and distribute woodworking machines and equipment were presented but also producers of sawmills, stairs, parquet and roof framing. Foreign companies, which presented technical news, enjoyed a great interest.
According to exhibitors' opinions, during fifth fairs' edition, there were more representatives of the trade than in previous years. Many business talks were conducted during those three days, which will surely pose a good assumption to further trade activities.
The Wood Technology Institute, one of the fair's patron, has organized Seminar - Discussion Forum for producers of machines and woodworking tools, titled:
"Conditions for placing on the market and the rules of conformity assessment of woodworking machines according to requirements of the new Machinery Directive"
The subject of the seminar concerned provisions of new Machinery Directive, which came into force on 29 December 2009.
Grand Prix rewards and distinctions were distributed in categories: "The best Fair product" and "The most interesting stand". Commission consisting of representatives of associations and trade media decided to award following prizes:
- distinction in category "The best Fair product" went to Elektroserwis for products: Festool i Protool (necessary in every production process);
- distinction in category "The most interesting stand" went to ARDI for the stand which perfectly presented a character of the Fair;
- DREWOOD Grand Prix in category "The best Fair product" went to Tartak Stefan for innovativeness in process of thermal treatment of wood;
- DREWOOD Grand Prix in category "The most interesting stand" went to Tartak Iskra for aesthetic and functionality of the stand.