New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online http://http// James Jones & Sons acquires UK Pallet Collars <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8813757/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>James Jones & Sons Ltd, one of the UK’s leading pallet and packaging businesses and owner of pallet collar manufacturer Billington (International) Ltd has announced the acquisition of UK Pallet Collars Ltd. Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:29:22 GMT Metsä Wood launches hybrid sandwich wall element <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8813730/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Metsä Wood and its partners have designed a hybrid sandwich wall element which it says will renew offsite construction, offering “a sustainable way of building”. Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:22:00 GMT Interfor acquires four US sawmills from Georgia-Pacific Interfor Corporation has announced that it has reached an agreement with Georgia-Pacific Wood Products LLC and GP Wood Products LLC to acquire four of its sawmill operations located in Bay Springs, Mississippi, Fayette, Alabama, DeQuincy, Louisiana and Philomath, Oregon. The total purchase price of US$375m, which includes working capital, will be funded entirely from cash on hand. Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:14:22 GMT Carpenter Oak supplies oak for major new D-Day memorial in Normandy <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8812246/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Devon-based Carpenter Oak has been involved supplying oak for a stunning new memorial to D-Day soldiers who lost their lives in Normandy during World War 2. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:17:00 GMT Scotline launches new ship MV Scot Isles in virtual ceremony Scotline’s latest ship the MV Scot Isles was launched in a virtual ceremony on June 4 at Royal Bodewes Shipyard in Groningen. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:04:24 GMT US construction company with largest CLT factory in North America files for bankruptcy protection <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8812171/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A US construction services company which set up a US$150m mass timber (cross laminated timber – CLT) factory in 2019 has filed for bankruptcy. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:57:00 GMT James Donaldson & Sons acquires Kitchens International <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8811151/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The boards of James Donaldson & Sons (JDS) Ltd and Kitchens International Ltd have announced that, following its acquisition, Kitchens International, has become the latest addition to the JDS brand portfolio. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:12:00 GMT Dustcontrol to exhibit at Advanced Materials Show <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8811081/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Dustcontrol UK has announced it will be exhibiting a range of its extraction equipment at this summer’s Advanced Materials Show. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:06:00 GMT West Fraser joins BMBI panel of experts <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8811005/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>West Fraser (formerly known as Norbord) has joined the Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI) panel of industry experts. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 11:55:00 GMT Brickability Group to acquire Taylor Maxwell in £63m deal <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8800756/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Brickability Group plc has announced a £63m takeover agreement of Taylor Maxwell. Mon, 07 Jun 2021 13:50:00 GMT