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DTE plans major role in UK glulam sector
Friday, February 02, 2018 Donaldson Timber Engineering (DTE) has set its sights on becoming the UK’s market leader in the design and supply of secondary processed glulam.
TTJ Awards moves to InterContinental London Park Lane
Thursday, February 01, 2018 The TTJ Awards will be moving to London’s Park Lane this year, with the InterContinental Hotel hosting the September 21 event.
UK new home registrations grow 6% in 2017
Monday, January 29, 2018 UK new home registrations were up 6% in 2017, according to NHBC’s latest bulletin.
Bergs Timber to acquire Norvik’s Baltics and UK timber operations
Thursday, January 25, 2018 Bergs Timber has revealed plans to acquire Norvik Timber Industries’ (NTI) operations in the Baltics and the UK.
BWF urges Government for new approach following Carillion failure
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 British Woodworking Federation CEO Iain McIlwee has called on the government to develop a structured and more consistent legislative process to deal with market failures in the wake of Carillion entering liquidation.
James Jones invests £7m in new I-joist line
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 James Jones & Sons Ltd has announced a new £7m I-joist line investment for its plant at Forres.
Timbmet reorganisation leads to £4.6m loss
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Timbmet’s pre-tax loss for the financial year ended March 31, 2017 was £4.6m.
Administrators appointed at sawmiller James Callander
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Administrators have been appointed to sawmiller James Callander and Sons Ltd, with 89 employees being made redundant.
Panels giant Arauco to acquire Masisa Mexico assets
Thursday, December 21, 2017 South America based wood-based panel giant Arauco is to buy Masisa’s Mexican mills in a US$245m deal.
New headline sponsor for TTJ Awards
Monday, December 18, 2017 MDF mouldings manufacturer W Howard has signed up to become headline sponsor of the TTJ Awards 2018.
Norvik delivers Christmas tree to Foreign Office
Monday, December 18, 2017 Companies in the Norvik Timber Industries Group have been instrumental in delivering a 6m-high Christmas tree from Latvia to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office at Lancaster House in London.
German sawmilling association outlines further development plans
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 The German Sawmill & Timber Industry Association (DeSH) is to continue expansion of its remit.
Clarks Wood Company relocates to Newport
Thursday, November 30, 2017 Longstanding timber firm Clarks Wood Company, established in 1793, will be relocating to parent company Premier Forest Products’ Newport hub.
UK joinery sector gathers in London
Monday, November 27, 2017 The UK’s largest gathering of joinery manufacturers took place last Friday for the British Woodworking Federation’s (BWF) annual dinner.
Devon refurb wins Gold Award at Wood Awards
Thursday, November 23, 2017 A refurbished house in Devon that makes extensive interior use of timber has won this year’s Wood Awards Gold Award.
UK timber import slowdown predicted
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 The Timber Trade Federation (TTF) is predicting a slowdown in the UK’s softwood imports for 2018.
Plaut races to 90th anniversary party
Monday, November 20, 2017 Timber import agent Plaut International celebrated its 90th anniversary with a day at Doncaster Races for customers and suppliers.
Management buyout at Mildands window company
Monday, November 20, 2017 Joinery industry figure Roy Wakeman has led a buy-in management buyout deal of the New Window Company, a supplier and installer of contemporary and period windows and doors.
Saint-Gobain acquires Scotframe
Thursday, November 16, 2017 Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland has completed the acquisition of Scotframe Limited, accelerating its involvement in the offsite manufacturing and closed panel construction market.
Grafton revenue up, demand softened in October
Thursday, November 09, 2017 International merchanting and DIY business Grafton Group recorded a 9.1% increase in revenue to £2.3bn for the 10 months to October 31, 2017.

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