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Timber treaters urged to unlock “creative freedom” 17 April, 2018
The timber treatment sector has been urged to unlock its “creative freedom” and better communicate the benefits of treated wood during the annual Wood Protection Association (WPA) Conference in Derby.
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Architectural students rewarded in NWTTA competition
Monday, April 16, 2018 Budding architects have been rewarded by the timber trade for innovative timber design.
£100k awarded to innovative timber construction systems
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) and The Forestry Commission Scotland (FCS) have awarded £100,000 of support to seven companies who want to design and develop innovative wood-based products and systems for the construction sector.
Automated cross-cut demand increases in the UK, says Daltons Wadkin
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Daltons Wadkin has noted an increase in demand for automated cross-cut saws in the UK.
W Exhibition puts focus on new talent
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 This year’s W Exhibition and sister show Elements will continue their pledge to support and promote new talent in the furniture manufacturing industry.
Bookings bode well for Carrefour 2018
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Stand space at France’s Carrefour International du Bois exhibition was fully booked by early December, a full month earlier than the last show in 2016.
TTBS appeals for industry support
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 The Timber Trades’ Benevolent Society (TTBS) is appealing for industry support on a number of aspects of its work.
Merchant talks housing during shadow chancellor visit
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 A London builders’ merchant has reminded shadow chancellor John McDonnell of the vital role played by merchants in supporting house construction and improvement work.
WTS to stage Timber 2018 conference
Friday, April 06, 2018 The Wood Technology Society (WTS) is organising Timber 2018, a conference for the UK timber industry, presenting the latest trends and emerging research in timber, wood science and related fields.
TTF issues Panels Review update
Friday, April 06, 2018 Following a meeting by the Timber Trade Federation’s National Panel Products Division, the TTF has issued an update on its Panels Review and standards of plywood entering the market.
BWF prepares for annual Members Day
Thursday, April 05, 2018 The British Woodworking Federation’s (BWF) Members’ Day will be held on June 13.

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