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Adam Morris becomes TFS general manager 02 July, 2020
As part of its continued investment in business development, Trade Fabrication Systems (TFS) has recently promoted business development manager, Adam Morris to general manager.
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Stone becomes Deere’s forestry and construction president
Thursday, July 02, 2020 The Deere & Co board of directors has elected John Stone to the position of president, worldwide construction and forestry and power systems, effective July 1.
Medite SmartPly reports €207.4m annual turnover
Thursday, July 02, 2020 Irish state forestry company Coillte says its Medite SmartPly wood-based panels manufacturing operations recorded a turnover of €207.4m in 2019, compared to €211.3m in 2018.
Coillte delivers strong 2019 results but warns on Covid-19 and timber availability
Thursday, July 02, 2020 Irish state forester Coillte has posted strong 2019 financial results but warned that Covid-19, issues with approving felling licences and Brexit are impacting timber availability and economic performance this year.
Swedish fire-retardant wood specialist targets UK
Wednesday, July 01, 2020 Leading Scandinavian fire-retardant treatment specialist Woodsafe Timber Protection is making moves to establish itself in the UK.
TRA backs Boris to build, build, build
Wednesday, July 01, 2020 The Trussed Rafter Association (TRA) has backed Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement of a major investment in construction and infrastructure to help boost economic recovery.
Halspan launches new range of fire doors
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Global fire door supplier Halspan has launched a new range of fire door products into the UK market to meet demand for fully certified solutions in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire.
Online training helps Stewart Milne staff
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Staff at leading housebuilding and timber manufacturer, Stewart Milne Group, have been able to make the best use of their furlough period with access to a range of digital courses they can complete from the comfort of their own home.
SCA’s high fliers
Monday, June 29, 2020 Over the past 12 months SCA has made a major step change to its Quality Assurance performance by bringing on board a couple of “high fliers”.
Steiger strengthens Weinig management board
Monday, June 29, 2020 Weinig AG, the technology provider for the solid wood and panel processing industry and small businesses, has a new chief financial officer.
Chance to question forestry minister on tree strategy
Monday, June 29, 2020 Forestry minister Lord Goldsmith will speak and take questions about the England Tree Strategy at the next meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Forestry and Tree Planting.

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