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Obituary – Tom A Bruce-Jones CBE 21 March, 2019
Tom A Bruce-Jones, chairman of James Jones & Sons Ltd (JJSL), passed away on January 23 aged 76.
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TTF and WPA partnership to strengthen UK treated wood market
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 The Timber Trade Federation (TTF) and the Wood Protection Association (WPA) are joining forces under a strategic partnership agreement aimed at strengthening the UK market for treated wood.
MBM in supply partnership with Engineered Wood Solutions
Monday, March 18, 2019 MBM has formed a supply partnership with Engineered Wood Solutions (EWS) as part of MBM’s on-going commitment to expand its involvement with light and heavy engineered wood products and building systems.
LIGNIA signs up Global Timber
Monday, March 18, 2019 Modified timber business LIGNIA Wood Company has announced a new distribution partnership that covers much of Europe and South-east Asia with Global Timber, one of Europe’s leading timber companies.
Wood Awards call for entries
Monday, March 18, 2019 The Wood Awards: Excellence in British Architecture and Product Design has now launched its 2019 call for entries.
Timber company blaze near Wigan
Monday, March 18, 2019 A large timber merchant fire near Wigan has seen up to 40 firefighters involved.
UK softwood market prospects to improve if Brexit deal struck
Monday, March 11, 2019 Surprisingly positive UK softwood forecasts were shared at the Timber Trade Federation’s (TTF) UK Softwood Conference last week.
Travis Perkins and Grafton results “solid” despite mixed market backdrop
Thursday, March 07, 2019 Merchanting giants Travis Perkins (TP) and Grafton Group have reported solid annual results despite acknowledging a weaker market backdrop.
Taylor’s Timber Centre restructures
Thursday, March 07, 2019 A restructuring and business expansion programme at Taylor’s Timber Centre in Bradford has seen general manager Mark Pullan acquire a 25% shareholding in the business and take over as managing director.
Lisbon to host parquet assembly
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

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