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Train gain 29 December, 2017 TFT Woodexperts has a new southern venue for its wood science courses; the Timber Trade Federation has kicked off its Skills Development Programme; and Travis Perkins used Silverstone for a recent training day > read more

Timber expo gears up 20 September, 2017 The UK’s largest construction show – UK Construction Week – featuring Timber Expo prepares to open its doors once again

Harvesting more than timber 20 September, 2017 Specifying British timber provides more than just a cost benefit, as Grown in Britain CEO Dougal Driver identifies

Price over patriotism 20 September, 2017 Processors of British-grown timber are keen to take advantage of currency exchange rates and to invest in capacity and value adding. Sally Spencer reports

London calling 20 June, 2017 The Plywood Club of London has stayed true to its founding principles while also changing with the times. Keren Fallwell reports

Mod Cons 20 June, 2017 Applications for chemically-modified wood are growing all the time. We take a look at some inspiring examples

Taking timber construction further 20 June, 2017 Cross-laminated timber (CLT) has been increasing in prominence as a timber construction method , writes Martin Ansell

Södra Expands UK Possibilities 20 June, 2017 Södra’s Värö site is a true giant of the Swedish sawmilling industry, with around half of its production destined for the UK market. Stephen Powney talks to Södra Wood’s management at the mill

FLEGT Licensing boosts customer confidence 20 June, 2017 Three months on from the arrival of the first FLEGT-licensed timber products in the EU from Indonesia, Mike Jeffree asked three well known Indonesian suppliers and three of their EU buyers about its significance and what longer term market impacts could be

Weak Pound Strengthens UK Chipboard Sector 20 March, 2017 Chipboard producers are positive about the UK market, although the Brexit effect creates some uncertainties. Keren Fallwell reports.

Onside with offsite 20 February, 2017 The UK house building sector finished 2016 on a high and offsite manufacture is in the news. Sally Spencer reports

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