New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online New and updated information from News listed on ttjonline.com http://www.ttjonline.com/ en-us http://www.ttjonline.com/ New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online http://ttjonline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Timber treaters urged to unlock “creative freedom” http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timber-treaters-urged-to-unlock-creative-freedom-6118799 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/timber-treaters-urged-to-unlock-creative-freedom-6118799 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6118799/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The timber treatment sector has been urged to unlock its “creative freedom” and better communicate the benefits of treated wood during the annual Wood Protection Association (WPA) Conference in Derby. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:02:00 GMT Architectural students rewarded in NWTTA competition http://www.ttjonline.com/news/architectural-students-rewarded-in-nwtta-competition-6117004 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/architectural-students-rewarded-in-nwtta-competition-6117004 Budding architects have been rewarded by the timber trade for innovative timber design. Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:15:05 GMT £100k awarded to innovative timber construction systems http://www.ttjonline.com/news/100k-awarded-to-innovative-timber-construction-systems-6112093 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/100k-awarded-to-innovative-timber-construction-systems-6112093 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6112093/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) and The Forestry Commission Scotland (FCS) have awarded £100,000 of support to seven companies who want to design and develop innovative wood-based products and systems for the construction sector. Wed, 11 Apr 2018 11:23:00 GMT Automated cross-cut demand increases in the UK, says Daltons Wadkin http://www.ttjonline.com/news/automated-cross-cut-demand-increases-in-the-uk-says-daltons-wadkin-6110505 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/automated-cross-cut-demand-increases-in-the-uk-says-daltons-wadkin-6110505 Daltons Wadkin has noted an increase in demand for automated cross-cut saws in the UK. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:11:00 GMT W Exhibition puts focus on new talent http://www.ttjonline.com/news/w-exhibition-puts-focus-on-new-talent-6110491 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/w-exhibition-puts-focus-on-new-talent-6110491 This year’s W Exhibition and sister show Elements will continue their pledge to support and promote new talent in the furniture manufacturing industry. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:07:30 GMT Bookings bode well for Carrefour 2018 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bookings-bode-well-for-carrefour-2018-6110471 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bookings-bode-well-for-carrefour-2018-6110471 Stand space at France’s Carrefour International du Bois exhibition was fully booked by early December, a full month earlier than the last show in 2016. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:59:00 GMT TTBS appeals for industry support http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ttbs-appeals-for-industry-support-6110399 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ttbs-appeals-for-industry-support-6110399 The Timber Trades’ Benevolent Society (TTBS) is appealing for industry support on a number of aspects of its work. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:26:00 GMT Merchant talks housing during shadow chancellor visit http://www.ttjonline.com/news/merchant-talks-housing-during-shadow-chancellor-visit-6110292 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/merchant-talks-housing-during-shadow-chancellor-visit-6110292 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6110292/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A London builders’ merchant has reminded shadow chancellor John McDonnell of the vital role played by merchants in supporting house construction and improvement work. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 09:49:00 GMT WTS to stage Timber 2018 conference http://www.ttjonline.com/news/wts-to-stage-timber-2018-conference-060418-6106973 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/wts-to-stage-timber-2018-conference-060418-6106973 The Wood Technology Society (WTS) is organising Timber 2018, a conference for the UK timber industry, presenting the latest trends and emerging research in timber, wood science and related fields. Fri, 06 Apr 2018 12:15:48 GMT TTF issues Panels Review update http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ttf-issues-panels-review-update-6106544 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ttf-issues-panels-review-update-6106544 Following a meeting by the Timber Trade Federation’s National Panel Products Division, the TTF has issued an update on its Panels Review and standards of plywood entering the market. Fri, 06 Apr 2018 09:01:18 GMT