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New Irish timber sector trade association launches 17 January, 2019
Forest Industries Ireland (FII), a new trade association for Ireland’s forestry and timber industries officially launched in Dublin on January 9.
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LIGNIA Wood Company signs distribution agreement with Timber Connection
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 LIGNIA Wood Company, the modified timber manufacturer, has signed a distribution agreement with a leading UK timber distributor – Timber Connection.
Homegrown timber sales index charts slowing of price growth
Monday, January 14, 2019 Latest available UK private sector homegrown timber sales figures from Bidwells demonstrates the trailing off of price increases.
New MD at David Salisbury
Monday, January 14, 2019 After a record-breaking 2018 for David Salisbury Joinery the company is pleased to announce the appointment of Wes Kangurs as its new managing director as part of the next phase of its development.
Schattdecor acquires US Coating Company
Monday, January 14, 2019 Wood based panels surfacing giant The Schattdecor Group has finalised the purchase of US Coating Company, of South Carolina.
M&M Timber faces temporary reduced output after fire
Monday, January 14, 2019 M&M Timber is facing 2-3 weeks of reduced output following a fire at its Clow’s Top production site near Kidderminster.
Fire at M&M Timber
Friday, January 11, 2019 Fire crews worked through the night on January 10 at M&M Timber’s Kidderminster site dealing with a fire in a wood processing plant.
Tricoya agreement could open way for modified wood panels in SE Asia
Thursday, January 10, 2019 Accsys, the company behind Accoya modified wood, has announced that its subsidiary, Tricoya Technologies Limited (TTL), has entered into an agreement with PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) to potentially build an integrated acetic anhydride and Tricoya wood elements production plant in Malaysia.
Homegrown hardwood timber on the up
Monday, January 07, 2019 Grown in Britain’s latest pricing data for UK grown hardwood is showing across the board value increases for 2018.
Mike England Timber expands
Monday, January 07, 2019 Mike England Timber, the Preston-based independent hardwood and softwood supplier has expanded its processing and storage facilities.
TTF welcomes first composites supplier
Monday, January 07, 2019 Fast-expanding eco-friendly decking company Composite Prime has been awarded membership of the Timber Trade Federation (TTF), becoming the first-ever member of the industry-leading body that solely supplies composite materials.

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