Today on Timber Trades Journal Online


Last call for TTJ Awards 2015 Judged Award Entries!
24 July, 2015 There is still time to enter most of the Judged Awards Categories for this year’s TTJ Awards 2015.
  • Timber Expo gathers momentum
    Timber Expo has been buoyed by TRADA teaming up with the Architectural Association’s (AA) School of Architecture to create a wooden pavilion for this year’s show.
  • Timbmet continues profits growth
    Timbmet Group has recorded a second consecutive year of annual profits growth - posting an operational profit before exceptional costs of £2.12m.


Covers ready for IED
04 June, 2015 Covers Timber & Builders Merchants has recently experienced a steady increase in demand for its timber treatment service.
  • Moralt opens doors
    Door blank manufacturer Moralt AG says its policy of testing and product development is paying dividends
  • Logs to Logarithms
    Ranging from forest management, to development of new technologies for wood processing, there can’t be many timber companies with a broader perspective than Danzer. Mike Jeffree reports
  • The name of the game
    Specialist Joinery (South) and its trading arm Westgate Joinery have had a role reversal. Sally Spencer reports.


Digging deep
20 March, 2015 So, spring is here at last and with it that first touch of milder weather, lighter evenings and a feeling of optimism about the months to come.
  • Addressing the knowledge gap
    Geoff Rhodes, industry consultant and chair of the advisory board of the Forest Products Research Institute, says Napier University is addressing the timber knowledge gap in architectural and engineering students
  • Eutr anniversary performance check
    Peter Latham, chairman of James Latham plc, looks at the effectiveness of the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) two years after it was implemented
  • Making the most of wood protection
    The wood protection industry is building confidence in the performance of treated wood and helping the industry comply with regulatory controls, says Wood Protection Association director Steve Young
  • Investment continues
    Travelling around Scotland with colleague Thomas Jay (TTJ group sales manager) recently gave ample evidence of the business confidence being felt by companies in the timber industry.


Timber Expo
06 Oct 2015 - 07 Oct 2015 A two-day show covering the latest products, innovations and developments in the UK and international timber industry
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    07 Mar 2016 - 08 Mar 2016 New York Build 2016 (March 7 -8) is the leading construction expo to focus on New York. The expo will include a 2-day conference and 24 training workshops (CPE accredited) that attendees are welcome to attend, hear from 50+ industry expert speakers from government and the construction industry. The event will take place at the Javits Center, accommodating 200+ booths and 10,000 attendees showcasing the latest projects, developments, investment and opportunities around New York. The exhibition, conference and training workshops are free to register for online at receive the agenda or for further information please contact or Call +1 917 981 0774.Follow us on Twitter @NewYorkBuild #nybuild
  • Xylexpo 2016
    24 May 2016 - 28 May 2016 A biennial international exhibition of woodworking technology and furniture industry suppliers