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 UK government CLT ban over 18m might open doors for alternative glulam systems http://www.ttjonline.com/news/uk-government-clt-ban-over-18m-might-open-doors-for-alternative-glulam-systems-6895919 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/uk-government-clt-ban-over-18m-might-open-doors-for-alternative-glulam-systems-6895919 Glulam post and beam construction may be a way for the timber construction sector to still have an option above six storeys following the government’s proposed ban on cross-laminated timber (CLT) above 18m. Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:40:30 GMT ETTF lead role passes to Thomas Goebel http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ettf-lead-role-passes-to-thomas-goebel-6894925 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ettf-lead-role-passes-to-thomas-goebel-6894925 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6894925/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>AndrÈ de Boer is stepping down as secretary general of the European Timber Trade Federation (ETTF) in 2019, handing over the reins to Thomas Goebel, chief executive of German Timber Trade Federation GD Holz. Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT BSW helps celebrate Latvian Christmas http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bsw-helps-celebrate-latvian-christmas-6894954 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bsw-helps-celebrate-latvian-christmas-6894954 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6894954/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, and ambassador of Latvia to the UK, Baiba Braže, lit the lights of a Latvian Christmas tree this week to mark the country’s 100th year of independence and celebrate the continuing strength of UK-Latvian relations. Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT Rougier finalises sale of Rougier Sylvaco Panneaux http://www.ttjonline.com/news/rougier-finalises-sale-of-rougier-sylvaco-panneaux-6891332 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/rougier-finalises-sale-of-rougier-sylvaco-panneaux-6891332 Rougier Group has finalised the sale of its Rougier Sylvaco Panneaux business to the Malvaux Group. Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:50:00 GMT Timber building manufacturer Carbon Dynamic in administration http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timber-building-manufacturer-carbon-dynamic-in-administration-6889446 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timber-building-manufacturer-carbon-dynamic-in-administration-6889446 Scottish timber building manufacturer CLDB Ltd – trading as Carbon Dynamic – has gone into administration. Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:55:16 GMT EPF signs landmark formaldehyde agreement for worker protection http://www.ttjonline.com/news/epf-signs-landmark-formaldehyde-agreement-for-worker-protection-6889404 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/epf-signs-landmark-formaldehyde-agreement-for-worker-protection-6889404 The European Panel Federation (EPF) has signed a landmark agreement on enhanced protection in respect of formaldehyde for workers in the wood-based panels manufacturing industry. Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:26:38 GMT Timberwolf shares Stage V facts http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timberwolf-shares-stage-v-facts-6893666 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timberwolf-shares-stage-v-facts-6893666 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6893666/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Timberwolf, Europe’s leading manufacturer of commercial wood chippers, is launching a campaign to help the arboriculture industry understand the key information surrounding the latest round of emissions legislation. Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT Finewood Marketing announces board changes http://www.ttjonline.com/news/finewood-marketing-announces-board-changes-6886227 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/finewood-marketing-announces-board-changes-6886227 UK independent timber product agent Finewood Marketing is making a number of changes to its management team as a result of the imminent retirement of two senior directors. Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:20:08 GMT Beers Timber Holdings acquires Tonge Bridge Timber http://www.ttjonline.com/news/beers-timber-holdings-acquires-tonge-bridge-timber-6885657 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/beers-timber-holdings-acquires-tonge-bridge-timber-6885657 Liverpool based Beers Timber Holdings has announced the completion of the purchase of Tonge Bridge Timber of Bolton. Wed, 05 Dec 2018 09:43:35 GMT TRADA University Challenge call for entries http://www.ttjonline.com/news/trada-university-challenge-call-for-entries-6883650 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/trada-university-challenge-call-for-entries-6883650 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6883650/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>TRADA is calling for entries for its annual student design competition. Tue, 04 Dec 2018 10:44:33 GMT