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James Jones & Sons pallets support deliveries of Covid-19 vaccine 12 January, 2021
James Jones & Sons is supplying the pallets for distribution of millions of doses of Covid-19 vaccines across the UK. The company is sole supplier of EPAL pallets to the manufacturer of one of the three new vaccines, which are currently being rolled out across the country.
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TRADA launches online learning events
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 TRADA has a new programme of monthly one-hour online events called Learn with TRADA Live.
TTF timber import stats show continued strong market recovery
Friday, January 08, 2021 Timber and panel import volumes performed strongly in October 2020 for the fifth consecutive month since June, according to the latest Timber Trade Federation (TTF) timber statistics.
New forestry business launches with familiar faces
Friday, January 08, 2021 Well-known forestry specialists have this week launched a new business, Goldcrest Land & Forestry Group.
AB Karl Hedin to expand Krylbo sawmill
Thursday, January 07, 2021 Swedish sawmiller AB Karl Hedin intends to build a new planing mill, extra storage capacity and further timber kiln drying facilities at its sawmill in Krylbo, Avesta.
Sodra to sell prefabricated timber house division
Thursday, January 07, 2021 Sodra is divesting Trivselhus AB to housing supplier Svensk Husproduktion with a completion date set for March 1, 2021.
Gowercroft Joinery appoints new technical manager
Thursday, January 07, 2021 Timber window and door manufacturer Gowercroft Joinery has appointed a new technical manager to drive its ambitious programme of new product development and innovation.
HS Timber Group to build new Belarus sawmill
Wednesday, January 06, 2021 HS Timber Group subsidiary HS Belacon LLC is to construct an €84m sawmill in the Belarusian region of Grodno.
Latest Covid-19 lockdown to last until mid-February
Tuesday, January 05, 2021 The UK’s latest national lockdown, announced yesterday, looks likely to stay in place until mid-February at least, the Government says.
Azobé chosen for Europe’s longest bike – and bat – bridge
Monday, January 04, 2021 The new Blauwe Loper – or Blue Carpet – tropical timber cycle and pedestrian bridge in the Netherlands has been heralded as a trendsetter in circular, sustainable bio-based construction. Reinforcing its environmental credentials, it is even designed to be bat friendly.
Researchers examine wood applications for space satellites
Monday, January 04, 2021 Researchers in Japan are reportedly looking at the possibility of satellites being made from wood in the future, according to Nikkei Asia.

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