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 and EU paint and coatings industry united ahead of Brexit talks http://www.ttjonline.com/news/uk-and-eu-paint-and-coatings-industry-united-ahead-of-brexit-talks-6216683 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/uk-and-eu-paint-and-coatings-industry-united-ahead-of-brexit-talks-6216683 The British Coatings Federation (BCF) and CEPE (the European association representing paints and inks) have pledged to continue their close working relationship beyond Brexit. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:37:28 GMT First UK MSc on Timber Architectural Design and Technology introduced http://www.ttjonline.com/news/first-uk-msc-on-timber-architectural-desgin-and-technology-introduced-6215104 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/first-uk-msc-on-timber-architectural-desgin-and-technology-introduced-6215104 Edinburgh Napier University has introduced an MSc on Timber Architectural Design and Technology - the first programme of its kind in the UK. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:08:51 GMT Wood panel industry APPG reformed at Westminster http://www.ttjonline.com/news/wood-panel-industry-appg-reformed-at-westminster-6215125 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/wood-panel-industry-appg-reformed-at-westminster-6215125 An expert working group on the contribution of one of the UK’s wood panel manufacturing industries has been launched at an event in Westminster. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:12:00 GMT Global softwood lumber prices continue climb http://www.ttjonline.com/news/global-softwood-lumber-prices-continue-climb-6212687 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/global-softwood-lumber-prices-continue-climb-6212687 Global softwood lumber prices continued their two-year climb in Q1 with the growth being higher in North America than in the Nordic countries, Russia and China, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ). Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:57:19 GMT Accoya producer reports annual sales growth http://www.ttjonline.com/news/accoya-producer-reports-annual-sales-growth-6211363 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/accoya-producer-reports-annual-sales-growth-6211363 Chemical wood modification group Accsys Technologies plc has reported an 8% growth in annual revenue and 7% increase in Accoya sales volumes to 42,676m3. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:24:51 GMT New national sales manager at Stenner http://www.ttjonline.com/news/new-national-sales-manager-at-stenner-6217149 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/new-national-sales-manager-at-stenner-6217149 Dean Leng has joined Stenner Ltd as national sales manager. He will be responsible for developing the company’s sales presence within the UK and Irish wood processing industry. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:16:00 GMT Joinery sector converges for BWF Members Day http://www.ttjonline.com/news/joinery-sector-converges-for-bwf-members-day-6209439 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/joinery-sector-converges-for-bwf-members-day-6209439 Around 140 British Woodworking Federation (BWF) members were urged about the need to create a wood culture in the UK at the federation’s annual Members Day. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:04:17 GMT TTF activities highlighted at AGM http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ttf-activities-highlighted-at-agm-6209209 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ttf-activities-highlighted-at-agm-6209209 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6209209/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Timber Trade Federation will continue to drive and grow a profitable industry and to promote its members as suppliers of “timber you can trust”, delegates at the organisation’s June 14 annual general meeting were told. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 09:14:07 GMT Covers boosts charity at summer fair http://www.ttjonline.com/news/covers-boosts-charity-at-summer-fair-6217162 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/covers-boosts-charity-at-summer-fair-6217162 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6217162/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Covers Timber & Builders Merchants in Chichester has raised £556.10 for St Wilfrid’s Hospice following its annual summer fair. Sun, 17 Jun 2018 23:00:00 GMT Hewitt joins BWF http://www.ttjonline.com/news/hewitt-joins-bwf-6217158 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/hewitt-joins-bwf-6217158 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6217158/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Helen Hewitt has joined the British Woodworking Federation (BWF), taking on the role of membership director and lead for the Wood and Window Alliance (WWA). Sun, 17 Jun 2018 23:00:00 GMT