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P&A Group unveils new senior organisational structure 11 December, 2019
The P&A Group has announced changes at Board level as it continues to forge ahead with its programme of continuous improvement. The new organisational structure reflects the Group’s mission to put quality and customer service at the heart of everything it does.
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M&J parent company acquires South Lanarkshire Building Supplies
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 M&J Builders Merchants’ (M&J) parent company, Rodger Group Ltd, has acquired independent builders’ merchant, South Lanarkshire Building Supplies (SLB), adding a fourth location to the Group.
Wood’s strong showing in international architecture awards
Monday, December 09, 2019 Some inspiring international projects utilising wood have been highlighted in The Architecture MasterPrize (AMP) 2019.
Salvamac records over 50% growth
Monday, December 09, 2019 Polish-based crosscut saw machinery manufacturer Salvamac has recorded sales growth in excess of 50% in 2019.
TTF joins forces with Timber Decking and Cladding Association
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 The Timber Trade Federation (TTF) has stepped up its efforts to create a unified voice across the timber sectors by signing a partnership agreement with the Timber Decking and Cladding Association (TDCA).
Stirling duo bow out after 77 years
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 David and Dorothy Sulman, who will be well known to many in the timber trade, have recently announced their retirement from the Confederation of Forest Industries (Confor), on December 31, after combined service in the timber trade of 77 years.
Grown in Britain promotes a home-grown Christmas
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 Grown in Britain is urging consumers and retailers to choose certified British-grown Christmas trees this winter, for an independent assurance they are grown in the UK, high on quality and freshness and low on tree miles.
TRADA updates Eurocode 5 guide
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 The second edition of the “Manual for the design of timber building structures to Eurocode 5” was launched at TRADA’s Better Timber Buildings conference in London on November 27 – helping engineers maximise timber’s potential while meeting the requirements of Eurocode 5.
BMF achieves three nominations in Association Awards
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has been shortlisted in three categories of the Association Awards, which promote best practice and showcase important work being done in UK trade associations and professional membership organisations.
A strong year for forestry
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 The average price of commercial forestry on the market rose by 23% over the last year, according to the latest UK Forest Market Report produced by Tilhill Forestry and John Clegg & Co.
European hardwood markets feel the pinch, IHC hears
Monday, December 02, 2019 European hardwood demand is projected to fall 1.3% for the full year 2019, delegates at the International Hardwood Conference (IHC) in Berlin have heard.

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