New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online New and updated information from News listed on http://www.ttjonline.com http://www.ttjonline.com/ en-us http://www.ttjonline.com/ New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online http://http//www.ttjonline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif BSW to close Boat of Garten sawmill http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bsw-to-close-boat-of-garten-sawmill-9922196 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bsw-to-close-boat-of-garten-sawmill-9922196 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9922196/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>BSW Group, now a member of Binderholz, has announced the proposed closure of its Boat of Garten sawmill, with the loss of 40 jobs. Thu, 11 Aug 2022 14:04:13 GMT Confor welcomes forestry and timber sector back to APF http://www.ttjonline.com/news/confor-welcomes-forestry-and-timber-sector-back-to-apf-9922127 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/confor-welcomes-forestry-and-timber-sector-back-to-apf-9922127 After four years away, Confor is delighted to welcome attendees back to the APF Exhibition at the Ragley Estate, Warwickshire from September 22-24. Thu, 11 Aug 2022 13:56:14 GMT Kirkwood Timber Frame secures £12m of news business in first year http://www.ttjonline.com/news/kirkwood-timber-frame-secures-12m-of-news-business-in-first-year-9921631 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/kirkwood-timber-frame-secures-12m-of-news-business-in-first-year-9921631 Aberdeenshire-based timber manufacturer, Kirkwood Timber Frame, has secured £12m worth of new business in its first year. Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:11:00 GMT BSW Group acquires stake in Power Sheds http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bsw-group-acquires-stake-in-power-sheds-9921617 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bsw-group-acquires-stake-in-power-sheds-9921617 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9921617/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Yorkshire-based shed manufacturer, Power Sheds, has embarked upon an exciting partnership with BSW Group (now part of Binderholz), the largest integrated forestry business in the UK, which has acquired a stake in the company. Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:06:40 GMT Swiss Krono MagnumBoard extends soundproofing modules and achieves new fire certificate http://www.ttjonline.com/news/swiss-krono-magnumboard-extends-soundproofing-modules-and-achieves-new-fire-certificate-9919820 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/swiss-krono-magnumboard-extends-soundproofing-modules-and-achieves-new-fire-certificate-9919820 Swiss Krono has issued updates on the sound and fire performance of its MagnumBoard product. Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:45:34 GMT LP EWP business sale completed http://www.ttjonline.com/news/lp-ewp-business-sale-completed-9919737 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/lp-ewp-business-sale-completed-9919737 LP Building Solutions has announced the completion of the sale of its engineered wood products (EWP) business to Pacific Woodtech for US$210m. Wed, 10 Aug 2022 20:27:00 GMT SCA reports best-ever earnings http://www.ttjonline.com/news/sca-reports-best-ever-earnings-9918625 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/sca-reports-best-ever-earnings-9918625 Swedish forest products giant SCA reported its highest earnings ever in the second quarter. Wed, 10 Aug 2022 15:09:17 GMT New world-beater mass timber building completed http://www.ttjonline.com/news/new-world-beater-mass-timber-building-completed-9918400 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/new-world-beater-mass-timber-building-completed-9918400 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9918400/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A new apartment building in the US has been declared the world’s tallest mass timber building. Wed, 10 Aug 2022 13:48:00 GMT MEDITE SMARTPLY introduces MEDITE OPTIMA http://www.ttjonline.com/news/medite-smartply-introduces-medite-optima-9918077 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/medite-smartply-introduces-medite-optima-9918077 To meet increasing demands, MEDITE SMARTPLY has announced a new addition to complement its existing MEDITE MDF range – MEDITE OPTIMA – a higher density moisture resistant MDF panel with superior finishing properties. Wed, 10 Aug 2022 11:51:45 GMT Sentry Doors expands fire door reach with new takeover http://www.ttjonline.com/news/sentry-doors-expands-fire-door-reach-with-new-takeover-9915132 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/sentry-doors-expands-fire-door-reach-with-new-takeover-9915132 Sentry Doors Ltd has acquired E&S W Knowles & Company Ltd, accelerating its growth and creating the UK’s leader in timber fire safety and security doorsets. Tue, 09 Aug 2022 15:47:50 GMT