TTJ Awards 2012 – The Winners

29 September 2012


Nick Latham of James Latham proudly displays the 2012 TTJ Timber Trader of the Year Award, presented by guest speaker Nick Hewer.

This year's Awards, which returned to their spiritual home at The Savoy in London, were enjoyed by 330 guests from across the timber and related industries. Guests were welcomed with a champagne reception, sponsored by Metsä Wood, and finished the day with post-Awards drinks at the Coal Hole pub, sponsored by Snows Timber. English Woodlands Timber supplied this year's trophies

THE WINNERS
Timber Trader of the Year
: James Latham plc

Softwood Trader of the Year: Arbor Forest Products

Hardwood Trader of the Year: Timbmet

Panels Trader of the Year: Meyer Timber

Plywood Trader of the Year: International Plywood (Importers) Ltd

Small Timber Business of the Year: Horndon Timber Products

Excellence in Marketing Award: Hoppings Softwood Products

Career Development Award, under-25: John Critchley, W Howard Group

Career Development Award, over-25: Peter Kelly, Howarth Timber Group

Timber Innovation Award: Sherpa Connection Systems

Environmental Achievement Award: Soil Association Woodmark

Achievement in Engineered Timber Award: Stora Enso Building Solutions

Website of the Year Award: Hoppings Softwood Products

Wendy Trott of Timbmet is presented with the Hardwood Trader of the Year Award by Nick Hewer and Arthur Duffy (right) from sponsor Progressive Solutions International
From left: Nick Hewer; Adam Pulfer of Hoppings Softwood Products with the Excellence in Marketing Award; and Tommy Cadden from sponsor Combilift
The 2012 TTJ Awards attracted 330 guests to The Savoy
From left: Nick Hewer; Career Development under-25 Award winner John Critchley of W Howard; and Stephen King from sponsor SCA Timber Supply
From left: Nick Hewer; Career Development over-25 Award winner Peter Kelly of Howarth Timber Group; and Stephen King from sponsor SCA Timber Supply
Wayne Probert (centre) of Stora Enso Building Solutions collects the Achievement in Engineered Timber Award from Nick Hewer and Lee Christie (right) from sponsor Osmose
From left: Nick Hewer; Graham Southard of Arbor Forest Products with the Softwood Trader of the Year Award; and John Abbott from sponsor Lonza Wood Protection
From left: Nick Hewer; Adam Pulfer of Website of the Year Award winner Hoppings Softwood Products; and Alex Dalton of sponsor Daltons Wadkin
Meyer Timber’s David Siggins (centre) is presented with the Panels Trader of the Year Award by Nick Hewer and Andrew MacDonald of sponsor Coillte Panel Products
Thomas Auer of Sherpa Connection Systems (centre) is presented with the Timber Innovation Award by Nick Hewer and Andrew Abbott (right) of sponsor TRADA
From left: Nick Hewer; Julie and Mark Dempster of Small Timber Business of the Year Award winner Horndon Timber Products; and Harry Stancliffe of sponsor Construction Intelligence Center
From left: Nick Hewer; Ian Attwood of Plywood Trader of the Year winner International Plywood; and Philip Barnard of sponsor W Howard
TTJ editor Mike Jeffree welcomes guests
Beck Woodrow of the Soil Association Woodmark is presented with the Environmental Achievement Award by Nick Hewer and Mike Jeffree of sponsor TTJ