New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online New and updated information from News listed on http://www.ttjonline.com http://www.ttjonline.com/ en-us http://www.ttjonline.com/ New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online http://http//www.ttjonline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Cairngorm Capital acquires £100m turnover merchant http://www.ttjonline.com/news/cairngorm-capital-acquires-100m-turnover-merchant-7513291 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/cairngorm-capital-acquires-100m-turnover-merchant-7513291 Investment company Cairngorm Capital Partners has continued on the merchant acquisition trail by announcing it has acquired independent builders’ merchant group Grant & Stone Ltd. Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:25:21 GMT London Build to feature 350 exhibitors http://www.ttjonline.com/news/london-build-to-feature-350-exhibitors-7508140 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/london-build-to-feature-350-exhibitors-7508140 Construction and design show London Build 2019 takes place from November 27-28 at Olympia, featuring more than 350 exhibitors. Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:30:33 GMT Brexit election must address housing crisis, says FMB http://www.ttjonline.com/news/brexit-election-must-address-housing-crisis-says-fmb-7508109 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/brexit-election-must-address-housing-crisis-says-fmb-7508109 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7508109/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The urgent need to build more homes for everyone should be a key priority for all the political parties during the General Election campaign, says the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:22:40 GMT Timber build specialist wins Hackney project http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timber-build-specialist-wins-hackney-project-7508148 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timber-build-specialist-wins-hackney-project-7508148 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7508148/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Engineered timber building specialist Waugh Thistleton Architects’ design for the regeneration of the Kennaway Estate has won London Borough of Hackney approval. Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:17:47 GMT Construction figures reflect uncertainty http://www.ttjonline.com/news/construction-figures-reflect-uncertainty-7508137 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/construction-figures-reflect-uncertainty-7508137 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7508137/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Commenting on the new construction output figures published by the ONS on November 11, which show output increasing by 0.6% in Q3 (July-Sept 2019) but a decrease of 0.2% in September 2019, Clive Docwra, Managing Director of leading construction consulting and design agency McBains, said the latest figures reflect the uncertainty the sector is currently experiencing. Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:13:00 GMT BMF pledges support to the Armed Forces community http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bmf-pledges-support-to-the-armed-forces-community-7508131 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bmf-pledges-support-to-the-armed-forces-community-7508131 The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has received a Bronze Award for demonstrating its support for the Armed Forces community through the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme. The scheme encourages employers to support the defence community and highlights companies that share the same values as the armed forces. Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:10:38 GMT Smarter production with latest ALPHACAM http://www.ttjonline.com/news/smarter-production-with-latest-alphacam-7508123 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/smarter-production-with-latest-alphacam-7508123 As part of Hexagon’s philosophy of supporting data-driven Smart factories, the latest release of ALPHACAM CAD/CAM software speeds up how jobs that require several processes are managed. Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:06:09 GMT Made in Britain accreditation for Timberwolf http://www.ttjonline.com/news/made-in-britain-accreditation-for-timberwolf-7511996 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/made-in-britain-accreditation-for-timberwolf-7511996 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7511996/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The UK’s leading manufacturer of professional wood chippers, Timberwolf, has been recognised as a member of the Made in Britain organisation. Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT P&A Group’s MD honoured at business awards http://www.ttjonline.com/news/pa-groups-md-honoured-at-business-awards-7512026 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/pa-groups-md-honoured-at-business-awards-7512026 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7512026/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Steve Morgan, managing director of the P&A Group of companies and whose family has been in the timber manufacturing industry for five generations, was presented with the Lord Barry Jones Legacy Award at the Flintshire Business Awards. The award was in recognition of his outstanding services to local business and the economy. Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT DTE appoints new managing director http://www.ttjonline.com/news/dte-appoints-new-managing-director-7497325 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/dte-appoints-new-managing-director-7497325 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7497325/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>James Donaldson & Sons Ltd, has appointed Luke Roberts as managing director for Donaldson Timber Engineering (DTE). Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:41:21 GMT