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 Adam Morris becomes TFS general manager http://www.ttjonline.com/news/adam-morris-becomes-tfs-general-manager-8007594 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/adam-morris-becomes-tfs-general-manager-8007594 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8007594/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>As part of its continued investment in business development, Trade Fabrication Systems (TFS) has recently promoted business development manager, Adam Morris to general manager. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 13:27:41 GMT Stone becomes Deere’s forestry and construction president http://www.ttjonline.com/news/stone-becomes-deeres-forestry-and-construction-president-8007592 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/stone-becomes-deeres-forestry-and-construction-president-8007592 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8007592/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Deere & Co board of directors has elected John Stone to the position of president, worldwide construction and forestry and power systems, effective July 1. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 13:25:43 GMT Medite SmartPly reports €207.4m annual turnover http://www.ttjonline.com/news/medite-smartply-reports-2074m-annual-turnover-8007275 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/medite-smartply-reports-2074m-annual-turnover-8007275 Irish state forestry company Coillte says its Medite SmartPly wood-based panels manufacturing operations recorded a turnover of €207.4m in 2019, compared to €211.3m in 2018. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:57:01 GMT Coillte delivers strong 2019 results but warns on Covid-19 and timber availability http://www.ttjonline.com/news/coillte-delivers-strong-2019-results-but-warns-on-covid-19-and-timber-availability-8007190 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/coillte-delivers-strong-2019-results-but-warns-on-covid-19-and-timber-availability-8007190 Irish state forester Coillte has posted strong 2019 financial results but warned that Covid-19, issues with approving felling licences and Brexit are impacting timber availability and economic performance this year. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:16:38 GMT Swedish fire-retardant wood specialist targets UK http://www.ttjonline.com/news/swedish-fire-retardant-wood-specialist-targets-uk-8004736 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/swedish-fire-retardant-wood-specialist-targets-uk-8004736 Leading Scandinavian fire-retardant treatment specialist Woodsafe Timber Protection is making moves to establish itself in the UK. Wed, 01 Jul 2020 11:44:47 GMT TRA backs Boris to build, build, build http://www.ttjonline.com/news/tra-backs-boris-to-build-build-build-8004324 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/tra-backs-boris-to-build-build-build-8004324 The Trussed Rafter Association (TRA) has backed Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement of a major investment in construction and infrastructure to help boost economic recovery. Wed, 01 Jul 2020 08:21:45 GMT Halspan launches new range of fire doors http://www.ttjonline.com/news/halspan-launches-new-range-of-fire-doors-8002587 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/halspan-launches-new-range-of-fire-doors-8002587 Global fire door supplier Halspan has launched a new range of fire door products into the UK market to meet demand for fully certified solutions in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire. Tue, 30 Jun 2020 14:47:56 GMT Online training helps Stewart Milne staff http://www.ttjonline.com/news/online-training-helps-stewart-milne-staff-8001791 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/online-training-helps-stewart-milne-staff-8001791 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8001791/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Staff at leading housebuilding and timber manufacturer, Stewart Milne Group, have been able to make the best use of their furlough period with access to a range of digital courses they can complete from the comfort of their own home. Tue, 30 Jun 2020 08:45:00 GMT SCA’s high fliers http://www.ttjonline.com/news/scas-high-fliers-8000057 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/scas-high-fliers-8000057 Over the past 12 months SCA has made a major step change to its Quality Assurance performance by bringing on board a couple of “high fliers”. Mon, 29 Jun 2020 13:46:56 GMT Steiger strengthens Weinig management board http://www.ttjonline.com/news/steiger-strengthens-weinig-management-board-8000049 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/steiger-strengthens-weinig-management-board-8000049 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8000049/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Weinig AG, the technology provider for the solid wood and panel processing industry and small businesses, has a new chief financial officer. Mon, 29 Jun 2020 13:44:57 GMT