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Survey shows timber construction specification growth 22 August, 2019
A Södra Wood industry survey has shown a definite increase in the specification of timber as a construction material in the UK.
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Revenues soar in Russia’s timber processing sector
Thursday, August 22, 2019 In 2018, total revenue of the largest timber companies in Russia included in Top 50 rating of the Forest Industry magazine, increased 37.2% to RUB650.7bn, according to Lesprom.
Low OSB prices and downtime in North America hit Norbord group profits
Thursday, August 22, 2019 Global panel producer Norbord Inc has reported adjusted EBITDA of US$36m in the second quarter of 2019 compared to US$42m in the first quarter of 2019 and US$273m in the second quarter of 2018.
MTX keeps Caribbean house dry
Thursday, August 22, 2019 MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME (MTX) has been used in a specialised interior fitout on a Caribbean island.
Canadian government invests in mass timber multi-storey
Thursday, August 22, 2019 The Canadian government has announced that it will be investing C$2m over three years in the construction of a four-storey mass timber office building in Toronto.
Handrail Creations joins Made Smarter programme
Thursday, August 22, 2019 Bolton-based Handrail Creations is one of 11 companies in the north-west to sign up to the £20m Made Smarter programme.
Grown in Britain issues Christmas tree advice
Thursday, August 22, 2019 A new report published by Grown in Britain is warning that Christmas trees imported from mainland Europe could be providing a pathway for new pests and diseases to enter the UK.
James Donaldson invests in defibrillators
Thursday, August 22, 2019 James Donaldson and Sons (JDS) has invested in automated external defibrillators (AEDs) for all 31 of its sites throughout the UK.
BEIS lists BMBI as data source
Thursday, August 22, 2019 The latest monthly construction update from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) features data from the Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI).
AVS joins BMF
Thursday, August 22, 2019 AVS Fencing and Landscaping Supplies has joined the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF).
New role at Kerridge CS will enhance cloud services
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Neil Abraham has joined Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) as director of cloud operations.

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