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Premier announces first Group CEO and records record growth 16 July, 2018
Newport-based Premier Forest Group Ltd has posted another successive year of record growth as it marks its 25th anniversary and announces its first CEO.
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Taylor Lane wins timber frame contract for army homes project
Friday, July 13, 2018 Taylor Lane Timber Frame Ltd has been awarded a contract by Lovell, part of UK construction and regeneration group Morgan Sindall Group plc, to provide timber frame kits for 450 new homes for service personnel and their families, relocating from Germany to Wiltshire as part of the Army Basing Programme (ABP).
Building as tall as trees at Timber Expo
Thursday, July 12, 2018 Timber merchants, joinery manufacturers and their architectural clients will benefit from a powerful opportunity to boost their knowledge and network with their industry colleagues at Timber Expo.
Snows Timber unveils new national sales team
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Snows Timber, part of the Bradford’s Group, has unveiled a new national sales team and office as part of development plans for the future.
Accoya selected by Hampton Court Flower Show exhibitor
Thursday, July 05, 2018 Accoya modified wood is the material of choice for bespoke joinery company Cultivar at this year’s Hampton Court Flower Show which runs from until July 8.
Proposed merger between UKFPA and Confor
Thursday, July 05, 2018 Following discussions between the two leading trade associations in the UK forestry and forest products sectors, the Confederation of Forest Industries (Confor) and the UK Forest Products Association (UKFPA), proposals for a merger of the two organisations have been announced. Discussions about the proposed merger are now at an advanced stage and are being considered by members of both organisations.
BWF CEO set to move after seven years
Tuesday, July 03, 2018 Iain McIlwee is to stand down as chief executive of the British Woodworking Federation (BWF) after almost seven years.
Bergs Timber conducts organisational changes
Monday, July 02, 2018 Swedish sawmiller Bergs Timber has announced organisational changes following its acquisition of Norvik Timber Industries’ Baltics and UK operations earlier this year.
Investors’ UK timber sector expansion continues with Rembrand Timber acquisition
Monday, July 02, 2018 Private investment group Cairngorm Capital Partners LLP’s timber industry portfolio has taken another leap forward with addition of Rembrand Timber, which is merging with its Thornbridge Sawmills business.
Strong year for James Latham
Friday, June 29, 2018 James Latham plc has reported strong trading results for the financial year to March 31, 2018.
MDF Recovery receives further funding boost as it nears commercialisation
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 A North Wales company that is developing a world-first technology to recycle MDF waste has received new funding of £165,000.

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