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IWF 2022 Challengers Awards contestants announced

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There are 86 contestants this year for the IWF 2022 Challengers Distinguished Achievement Award competition. The IWF Challengers Distinguished Achievement Award recognizes companies demonstrating exemplary achievement in the development of product, service, or manufacturing technologies and techniques created to advance the industry.
A panel of nine judges—all recognized professionals drawn from across the industry landscape—review and analyze each entry.
From the full field of contestants, 20 finalists are selected to perform live demonstrations for judges' review on the day preceding show opening. Finalists will be announced on June 20.
Judges render final decisions to select winners based on demonstration outcomes.
Seven winners will be announced on IWF 2022 opening day, Tuesday, Aug. 23. The finalists will be on display in The Challengers Award Gallery throughout the duration of the show.

Here are the 86 contestants for the IWF 2022 Challengers Distinguished Achievement Award competition:


abcd, jr. enterprises, LLC | Modular Cabinet System

AikenControls | nAble-Advanced Board Labeling System

All*Star CNC Products, Inc. | SpoilTiles

Altendorf Group America, Inc. | Hand Guard

Alvic USA LLC | Croma

Ardis US | Ardis Analytics

BACCI America, Inc. | 5-Axis CNC Machining Center with Disappearing Jig-Less Clamps

BACCI America, Inc. | CNC Turning Lathe with 4 Vertical Spindles

BACCI America, Inc. | Robotic Feed System for High Volume Batch One Outside Profile/Sand Process

Bella Terra Interior Solutions/Clean Armor Technology, LLC | Clean Armor Wood 700

Biesse America | Automated MDF Shaker Door Production Line

Biesse America | Biesse Rover B FT High Dynamics

Biesse America | Stream A Single Motor Corner Rounding Unit

Biesse America | T-Jet: Dust Mitigation System

Biesse America | XPS eXtreme Positioning System

CalPlant | Eureka MDF

Casadei Busellato | Vitap K2 2.0 with Flow Automation

Circle T Manufacturing LLC | Easy Lock Miter Machine

Colonial Saw | STRIEBIG Edition 60

Colonial Saw/Lamello USA | Zeta P2 Cordless

Crows Nest Software, Inc. | CROWS NEST

Delmhorst Instrument Company | Navagator Series Wood Moisture Meter with Bluetooth®

Donaldson Company, Inc. | Rugged Pleat Baghouse Collector

Eagle Machinery & Supply, Inc. | Eagle StraitLine Gang Rip Saw

Felder Group USA | glueBox

Felder Group USA | PCS (Preventative Contact System)

FGV America Inc. | OMNIA L AnyClick Hinge


Guffey Systems | PivotLine™

Guffey Systems | PivotPoint™


Hymmen GmbH Maschinen- und Anlagenbau | Digital Staining

IFS Coatings, Inc. | IFS PureClad

Innovashelf | EZ-Loc adj Floating Shelf Bracket

JOULIN North America LLC | Joulin Gantry

Kanefusa, USA, Inc. | ECO ENSHIN KNIFE

Kastamonu | Kastamonu Entegre- Safe Surface

Kiwi Vision LLC | The Morgan Square


Krautzberger North America | Material Pressure Regulators

Kundig USA Inc. | Cados

Kval Inc. | KvalCAM CNC Programming Software

Lentz Machinery Group/PADE USA | Finishing Robot with ORB

Lentz Machinery Group/PADE USA | New Turning and Sanding Mill

Martin Woodworking Machines | MARTIN ConnectControl

Mattersmith LLC | Mattersmith Platform

MB Maschinenbau GmbH | ROBA Fusion Double end tenoner

Nederman | LBR SmartFilter

Next Wave CNC | RS1000

Nordfab Ducting | Quick-Fit Visual®

Northtech Machine, LLC | Northtech Machine's iDovetail

Northtech Machine, LLC | Northtech Machine's L5 No Lock SLR Fence

Nutek Machinery | Ott Edgebander Storm Plus with Combimelt Glue System

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. | 10" Single Phase Rotary Air Lock Valve

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. | Benchtop Dust Collector

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. | Dust Deputy® 2.5 Cyclone Separator 14-Gallon Delux Kit

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. | Dust Deputy Bagger Cyclone Separator Kit

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. | Super Dust Deputy 4/5 Cyclone Separator 14-Gallon Delux Kit

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. | Supercell Mobile 14 Gal. High Pressure Dust Collector

OVVO Ltd. | OVVO Drilling Connection System

Paintline | Portable Jobsite Spray Booth

Paintline | ProDryingRack Transport (PDRTR)

Peak Toolworks | Endurance Diamond Finger Joint Cutter

Pillar Machine | HP5D-Horizontal Bore Dowel & Groove

Pro Edge Technology | Lockdowel CNC Machining Center

RAMPA TEC Inc | RAMPA Threaded Insert Type E

Rev-a-Shelf | 448 Swivel Pullout

Salice America, Inc. | Bifold Door System

Salice America, Inc. | CQ Full Access Hinge

SCHENK LTD | 8mm Schenk Drawer Box

SCM North America | Maestro Power TMS

SCM North America | Robotic Nesting/Dowelling/Banding/Sorting Cell

Shaper Tools | Workstation

Stevens Industries, Inc. | Dura-Lam

Stevens Industries, Inc. | IM-PAX

Super Jig | Super Jig DF12X14

Taylor / Cameron / JLT | Rack & Stack Flooring Nester

Thermwood Corporation | AutoProcessor 43

Topp Line Incorporated | The Blind Stapler

Uneeda Enterprises, Inc. | EKADIAMOND Abrasive Sponges

USNR | AddVantage Chop & Rip Saw Optimizer w/ Deep Learning

Voorwood Company | A5615 Stile and Rail Machine

WEB-CAB | Planning Assistant

Weinig Holz-Her North America | SafeDetect Radar System for CNC Machines

WoodTech Sales (Pty) Ltd | TruCut Automated Panel Saw Fence

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