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 Lathams becomes headline sponsor of Wood and Wellness http://www.ttjonline.com/news/lathams-becomes-headline-sponsor-of-wood-and-wellness-6806304 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/lathams-becomes-headline-sponsor-of-wood-and-wellness-6806304 Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:20:45 GMT Solid wood that can be book matched http://www.ttjonline.com/news/solid-wood-that-can-be-book-matched-6798092 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/solid-wood-that-can-be-book-matched-6798092 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6798092/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>James Latham is now offering the Horizon range of North American sawn lumber products which, due to the family-run Pennsylvanian producer’s unique LOG-INTACT process, effectively book-matches solid wood. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:47:46 GMT Swedish Design Pavilion in the pink at London Design Fair http://www.ttjonline.com/news/swedish-design-pavilion-in-the-pink-at-london-design-fair-6797518 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/swedish-design-pavilion-in-the-pink-at-london-design-fair-6797518 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6797518/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Swedish Design Pavilion at this year’s London Design Fair caused something of a stir. Sponsored for the first time by Swedish Wood and designed by Karin Sundberg of KarIN architects, the pavilion was constructed entirely of high quality Swedish solid pine, with plywood plinths, all finished in a deep pink translucent stain, which proved to have a considerable wow factor and made the pavilion a central attraction of the Fair. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 04:44:29 GMT US red oak features in Stirling Prize winner http://www.ttjonline.com/news/us-red-oak-features-in-stirling-prize-winner-6797503 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/us-red-oak-features-in-stirling-prize-winner-6797503 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6797503/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The European headquarters of Bloomberg has won the prestigious Riba Stirling prize for architecture. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 04:39:41 GMT Snows Timber opens new National Sales Office http://www.ttjonline.com/news/snows-timber-opens-new-national-sales-office-6796232 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/snows-timber-opens-new-national-sales-office-6796232 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6796232/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Snows Timber has opened a new national sales office in Towcester, Northamptonshire. Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:40:23 GMT Rowlinson Timber expands its operations to the south-east http://www.ttjonline.com/news/rowlinson-timber-expands-its-operations-to-the-south-east-6793400 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/rowlinson-timber-expands-its-operations-to-the-south-east-6793400 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6793400/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Rowlinson Timber Ltd has announced that due to large/sustained and successful growth over the last few years, it has seen the need to open a main distribution hub in the south-east of the country. As a result, from January 1, 2019 its main operations will be based from the Port of Sheerness, working in collaboration with Peel Ports. Wed, 10 Oct 2018 11:20:00 GMT Premier strengthens its Welsh presence with West Wales acquisition http://www.ttjonline.com/news/premier-strengthens-its-welsh-presence-with-west-wales-acquisition-6788415 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/premier-strengthens-its-welsh-presence-with-west-wales-acquisition-6788415 Premier Forest Group, one of the UK’s fastest growing timber groups, continues to strengthen its distribution and processing capacity with the acquisition of West Wales based timber importer Merlwood Timber Ltd. Mon, 08 Oct 2018 09:25:58 GMT Softwood exports grow, says latest report http://www.ttjonline.com/news/softwood-exports-grow-says-latest-report-6788401 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/softwood-exports-grow-says-latest-report-6788401 Exports of softwood lumber from Russia, Germany and the Nordic countries have increased due to high demand for wood in Asia and Europe in early 2018, while Canadian exports fell to the lowest levels in five years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ). Mon, 08 Oct 2018 09:23:41 GMT Council homes building boost is a victory, says FMB http://www.ttjonline.com/news/council-homes-building-boost-is-a-victory-says-fmb-6786134 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/council-homes-building-boost-is-a-victory-says-fmb-6786134 The Prime Minister’s announcement that the Government will lift the borrowing cap on councils to allow them to build many more homes is a victory for bold thinking and common sense, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:51:00 GMT Stora Enso and TRƒ sign joint development agreement http://www.ttjonline.com/news/stora-enso-and-tr-sign-joint-development-agreement-6791032 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/stora-enso-and-tr-sign-joint-development-agreement-6791032 Stora Enso and TRƒ Group have signed a joint development agreement. Wed, 03 Oct 2018 23:00:00 GMT