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The Plywood Saga… Continued
24 October, 2019
John Park continues his series of articles looking at the problem of misleading descriptions of plywood
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Florian in its Prime 24 October, 2019 Hardwood timber products giant Florian has expanded greatly in the past two decades. Stephen Powney went to see first hand its facilities in Italy and Croatia
Scotline crests low Carbon wave 24 October, 2019 The specialist timber shipping line is future-proofing its fleet and, unperturbed by stormy political waters, looks forward to further growth and development. Mike Jeffree reports
Positive Ports in a Storm 24 October, 2019 Customs log jams and other import hold-ups are among post-Brexit predictions, but ports say they’re doing their utmost to minimise problems and longer-term are upbeat about developing their timber and wood products services. Mike Jeffree reports
Safe and Sound 24 October, 2019 This year’s WPA awards featured projects that have kept people and wildlife safe. Sally Spencer reports
Brexit and the BPR 24 October, 2019 Gordon Ewbank, CEO of the Wood Protection Association, clarifies the situation regarding the implications of Brexit on the preservative treated wood supply chain.
WPA unveils new brand identity and strategic vision 23 October, 2019 The WPA’s chief executive Gordon Ewbank gives TTJ an exclusive insight into the Association’s fresh new image and operations.
Refreshed and Relevant 23 October, 2019 The Wood Campus online learning and information site has new material and updates
Import Growth Weighted to Q1 23 October, 2019 Latest TTF figures show an increase in import volumes over the first half of 2019, with Q1 accounting for all the growth.
Timber and Joinery Sales Flat in July 23 October, 2019 TTJ’s monthly column in partnership with the Builders Merchant Building Index shows timber and joinery sales growth was marginally down in July
The Plywood Saga – Part 2 18 September, 2019 Sellers of plywood should know its composition and how it will perform in service, says John Park
Selection day 18 September, 2019 The Wood Awards showcase the best of architecture and product design with timber. TTJ highlights a small selection of the 2019 shortlist
Board talk 18 September, 2019 Panel producers and suppliers to the industry gathered in Scotland for the important European Panel Federation AGM. Stephen Powney attended and brings this report