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More Homegrown Timber Reduces Supply Risk

Forestry and Land Scotland says that the UK as a whole – which currently imports 80% of its annual timber requirement – is far too vulnerable to fluctuations in the global market. But it also says that Scotland is well placed to...
24th November 2021

Future Timber Leader Rewarded at UK KTP Awards 2021

A product design and manufacturing engineer, currently working with Wales’ largest offsite timber frame manufacturer – SO Modular – has been named one of eight future leaders at the prestigious Innovate UK KTP Awards 2021. ...
23rd November 2021

BM TRADA Appoints Chain of Custody Technical Manager

BM TRADA, part of the Element Group, has announced the appointment of Ewan Brown as chain of custody technical manager. Ewan has worked in certification on both the client management and auditing sides for more than 12...
23rd November 2021

Smartply OSB Facility Upgrade on Schedule Despite COVID

One year after a transformative €44.4million investment, the upgrade of MEDITE SMARTPLY’s OSB factory in County Waterford is on schedule—despite the anticipated setbacks of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The...
22nd November 2021

Growing Our Low-Carbon Future: Time For Timber

The construction and built environment sector is responsible for approximately 40% of global energy related CO2 emissions. A significant percentage of this comes from the extraction, processing and energy-intensive manufacturing of building...
22nd November 2021
 
 
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