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TRADA’S Better Timber Buildings conference returns 17 July, 2019
Following the success of its Better Timber Buildings conference last year, TRADA is running the event again this November.
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ECi acquires Spruce Computer Systems
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 US-based ECi Software Solutions, which specialises in cloud-based business management solutions, has acquired Spruce Computer Systems Ltd, a reseller of ECi’s Spruce software for managing timber, hardware and building materials businesses in the UK.
Robust results for Deeside Timberframe owner
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Bancon Group has announced positive results for the year ending March 31, further building on its return to profit last year.
BSW acquires major forest nursery
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 BSW Timber Ltd has acquired Maelor Forest Nurseries Holdings Ltd.
Selco launches branch refurbishment programme
Friday, July 05, 2019 Selco Builders Warehouse has continued its substantial recent investment by launching a £10m programme to modernise part of its branch network.
Log cabins resort planned near Fort William
Friday, July 05, 2019 A key step in delivering Forestry and Land Scotland’s (formerly Forest Enterprise Scotland) 20-year, £25m Nevis Forest Master Plan was made in June, when cabin tourism company, Forest Holidays, submitted a pre-application notification to the Highland Council.
IKEA makes fresh move into UK housing market
Friday, July 05, 2019 BoKlok, the Swedish “home ownership concept” owned by flat-pack retailer IKEA and construction company Skanska could soon be building homes in the UK.
BSW’s IRO showcased at Chelsea
Friday, July 05, 2019 BSW Timber showcased its new IRO range at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in May by helping to promote wellness in nature as timber partners and sponsors of a collaborative installation called LAND.
UWP to distribute SAM products
Friday, July 05, 2019 Universal Wood Products Ltd (UWP) has announced a distribution agreement with Northern Irish MDF mouldings manufacturer, SAM.
Broadview completes Formica acquisition
Tuesday, July 02, 2019 Broadview Holding BV has completed the acquisition of the Formica Group from Fletcher Building Ltd. This transaction was announced on December 18 last year.
EPS expands to increase capacity by two-thirds
Tuesday, July 02, 2019 Taunton-based EPS Services & Tooling has relocated to new, larger premises with the support of a six-figure funding package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.

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