September 2008 Volume 80 Number 10
36 Dominating a
With a lock on the worldwide private aircraft market, Carl F. Booth
Veneers plans to move to a larger facility and expand its business.
42 Cutting lead time with lean
Cabinet door manufacturer boosts manufacturing efficiency and cuts lead time
with lean methods.
48 NeoCon report:
From me to we
Collaborative spaces, generational work styles and cross-functional components are shaping the future of office furniture
52 Electrical charges during wood machining
Electrical discharges between cutting tool and workpiece can
occur when cutting wood, especially green wood.
56 AyA introduces environmental cabinet options
Canadian cabinet manufacturer uses more green materials,
improves its production processes.
58 Lightweight panel technology set to take off
On the cover: Carl Booth
of Carl F. Booth Veneers.
Photo by Kendall Reeves
These panels strive for high mechanical properties with much
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