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Woodoo premiers new products at CES2022 13 January, 2022
Woodoo, the inventor of “augmented” wood, launched two new products at CES2022, which took place in Las Vegas from January 5-8.
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Sweden sees increased demand for prefab timber construction
Thursday, January 13, 2022 The construction sector in Sweden is increasingly turning to prefabricated wooden elements, according to Rickard Brännman, project manager at Flens Byggelement. He added that he sees many reasons for the growing interest in wood.
Mass timber conference to take place in April
Thursday, January 13, 2022 MOD X is joining Forest Business Network and WoodWorks as a conference partner at the 2022 International Mass Timber Conference (IMTC) to promote modular, offsite construction.
Covers celebrates 175 years of trading
Thursday, January 13, 2022 Sussex-based Covers Timber & Builders Merchants will celebrate its 175th year of trading in 2022 with a range of special events.
West Fraser completes acquisition of Georgia Pacific OSB mill in South Carolina
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 West Fraser Timber Co Ltd has completed the acquisition of Georgia Pacific’s idled OSB mill near Allendale, South Carolina.
Tommy Trinder launches sales tool app
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 TommyTrinder.com Ltd has launched a suite of specialist timber features on its Framepoint app, which, it says, will help installers “sell with a ‘wow’”.
Premier Forest Group forecasts 35% jump in annual turnover
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 Newport-based Premier Forest Group is predicting a 35% increase in annual turnover and a 130% growth in profits with just four months to go until the end of its financial year.
MARTIN chooses MWM for England and Wales sales
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 MARTIN Machinery, which has been manufacturing woodworking machinery for almost 100 years, has recently appointed Leicestershire-based MWM Markfield Woodworking Machinery as its exclusive distributor for England and Wales.
Arxada completes merger with Troy
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 Arxada has announced the completion of the merger with Troy Corporation, a global leader in microbial control solutions and performance additives. The merger, announced on 3 November 3, 2021, creates a comprehensive and innovative offering in Arxada’s Microbial Control Solutions (MCS) business, enabling the delivery of new solutions and value-added services to customers.
TTF says stability returns to UK timber supply chain
Monday, January 10, 2022 The UK’s leading timber industry representative body – the Timber Trade Federation (TTF) – says the industry will enter a period of greater stability in 2022 following a year of record imports.
Binderholz completes BSW acquisition
Monday, January 10, 2022 Binderholz Group has announced the completion of its acquisition of BSW Timber Ltd.

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