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Germany’s first ever 3D-printed house was recently opened in the North Rhine-Westphalian town of Beckum. The floor in the innovative building was sourced from local manufacturer MEISTERWERKE.

Prestigious reference project

HARO strip parquet adorns the Behr`sche Villa in Dresden
A new gleam has been added to the Behr`sche Villa located in the Government District of Dresden nearly 200 years after the building was completed. Architects have preserved many of the original building details and had a herringbone pattern of HARO strip parquet laid on the floors of the villa’s spacious offices.

With K1 PACE, Husqvarna takes a big step forward and offers customers a high power battery cutter that can handle the heavy duty jobs. This is the first product to be launched on the company's new battery system, PACE.

Husqvarna Group’s Construction Division has signed an agreement to acquire Blastrac, a leading provider of surface preparation technologies for the global construction and remediation industry.

• FM Global ‘Highly Protected Risk’ Achievement Award for Komen site, Belgium
• Completes HPR Award status for B.I.G. YARNS’ European production facilities
• Fifth plant in Beaulieu International Group to attain HPR Award

EPLF, the European Producers of Laminate Flooring, is delighted to announce that Impress Surfaces has joined the association as the first new member in 2021.

The program for the second DIPA Symposium has been fixed. The Digital Printing Association (DIPA) conference on surface design with digital printing will bring together international experts and users from the industry on September 29, 2021, to highlight current trends on the topic of "Create your own Surface," report on experiences, and provide space for exchange and networking.

The MEM Industrial–Tecno Mueble Internacional (MEM-TMI) Organizing Committee, comprised of Hannover Fairs México and the Jalisco Furniture Manufacturers’ Association (Afamjal), together with local authorities and Expo Guadalajara, today confirmed that the 2021 edition of the event, which will take place on August 18-21 at Expo Guadalajara, will proceed as planned under an in-person format, in compliance with a stringent safety and hygiene protocol applicable to all visitors and participants.

DOMOTEX 2022 opens its doors in Hannover from 13 to 16 January with numerous innovations. Deutsche Messe has used the pandemic timeout to adapt the world's leading trade show for carpets and floor coverings to changing market conditions and develop it strategically.

From today, the updated version of the Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) will be available for download on the EPLF’s website.

Hotel concept boarding house
Boarding-house concepts are the elegant answer to the residential needs of today’s business world. They fill the gap between classic hotel rooms and short-term flats. The “Black F” in Freiburg has masterfully applied this concept – and included HARO’s tasteful premium flooring as part of the package.

FN Neuhofer is awarded Silver in the 2021 Austrian Export Prize. This prize emphasizes the internationally successful commitment of this dynamically growing family firm with its registered office in Zell am Moos.

During this year’s General Assembly, the members of the European Producers of Laminate Flooring Association (EPLF), re-elected Max von Tippelskirch (Swiss Krono), Ruben Desmet (Unilin) and Eberhard Herrmann (Classen) to lead the Board of Directors for another two-year term. Georg Kruse from Windmöller was also reappointed as auditor.

HARO stands for TOP quality

A total of 180,000 consumers questioned during an annual survey conducted in March and April 2021 were asked to identify the brands that they respect the most due to their quality. The vote was quite clear: Consumers selected HARO as the top brand in the “Floor coverings” category.

The keynote theme for DOMOTEX 2022 puts the topics of health and wellbeing, naturalness and sustainability on center stage for a fresh perspective on the world of carpets and floor coverings.

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