Luxscan Technolologies, which is part of Weinig group, was founded in 1998 and hosted at the Technoport incubator until 2002. The company today has 48 employees and develops and sells scanners used in modern wood processing to record relevant timber data in the blink of an eye and determine the optimal way to cut and treat the material. Almost 100% of Luxscan’s turnover comes from export to 25 countries in the world. In addition to its sales and distribution offices in Luxembourg, the company is present in the US, the UK, Turkey, Australia, Russia, Singapore, China and Chili.

The second prize was awarded to Wood Optic Diffusion that very successfully produces and distributes glasses made of wood and precious metals. The company sells its products in more than 30 countries all over the world, and exports represent 93% of its turnover.

Luxprototyping won the third prize. Created in 2012, this young company is active in the field of virtual reality and augmented reality. It develops and produces 3D glasses used for training and control in the industrial and medical sectors. 100% of its turnover stems from exports, in particular to the United States.

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Latvia-Luxembourg wood sector forum participants accentuate collaborative research


Luxinnovation co-organised a hybrid business forum for the wood sector during the just concluded official trade mission to Latvia with the aim to facilitate exchanges between the Luxembourg wood companies and representatives from the Latvian wood sector. During the meeting, both parties expressed their interest in expanding economic cooperation and developing joint research activities.
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Wood Cluster workshop on cross-laminated timber innovation


The construction sector’s use of cross-laminated timber (CLT) is constantly increasing. On 9 November 2022, the Luxembourg Wood Cluster organised an interregional workshop focused on potential new CLT applications in innovative timber construction.
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Sustainable real estate project ELMEN constructed using wood


As part of a professional exchange with Dutch investors and project developers from the real estate sector, Luxinnovation, via its Wood Cluster, organised on 30 September in close cooperation with Luxembourg Trade and Invest an interesting tour of the flagship ELMEN project, a timber construction complex.
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Participate in the Eureka Clusters Sustainability Call 2022


The Eureka network and the Clusters, together with 16 countries, join forces to accelerate sustainability by setting up a Joint Call for RD&I projects that address this challenge. The Call will focus on Sustainable industry. Projects can be submitted until 2 May.
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First DIH ON TOUR a success


Between 25 October and 16 November 2021, the Luxembourg Digital Innovation Hub (L-DIH) team toured the country with its yellow bus to meet manufacturing companies and discuss their digital transformation and implementation of an industry 4.0 approach. The exercise was deemed a success, and the team intends to repeat it in 2022.
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