Author: elena chapman

TTF Member Södra Wood, in partnership with Lawsons builders’ merchants and award-winning Adventure Playground Engineers (APES), has helped build a timber treehouse classroom for Morgans Primary School and Nursery. The facility was officially opened during a ceremony on Monday 4 March. Morgans, a two-form entry primary school...

Composite Prime Ltd., the eco-friendly, composite decking company and TTF Member, has launched a brand new composite cladding range, HD Clad Pro™, to complement their existing product base. HD Clad Pro™ is a full cladding system with a number of components including secret clip fixings and complementary...

The Western Timber Trade Association’s (WTTA) first ‘Who teaches the teachers?’ educational tour, saw five key lecturers from Wales and the West of England travel to Austria in late September, to update their knowledge of today’s timber production and products. Hosted by TTF Member Binderholz, the visit was arranged by...

New Book – Wood: Building the BioEconomy – shows how the EU can reduce emissions while increasing output. CEI Bois, the pan-European trade body for the timber supply chain, is calling on politicians to put wood at the centre of plans to reduce emissions and achieve zero carbon...

Experts from the structural timber sector will come together on 6 November 2019 in London to address timber’s use in the construction industry as a versatile and natural material undergoing a contemporary design resurgence. Timber Talks will shine a spotlight on the ‘best of the best’ in structural timber...

TTF Member WoodScanner are pleased to announce that they have added a new feature to their fast-moving timber platform – ‘Exclusive Deals for Members’. Partners that have joined the site are now able to display one-off deals for our growing community of merchant buyers to view and...

Get ready for Brexit by joining us on the Brexit Readiness - Wood Industries Webinar next Monday at 11:00! We'll be giving guidance on imports, exports, customs entry, VAT, plant health, and employment. Members will have the opportunity to listen and pose pertinent questions to...

Our North East region, North East Timber Trade Association, are hosting an open seminar to discuss the various issues surrounding fire treatments of timber products. Speakers include the TTF's Managing Director, David Hopkins, and Head of Technical & Trade, Nick Boulton. The discussions will be...

We’re mid-way through October and it’s becoming increasingly tempting to put the kettle on and retreat under the covers. But new research has suggested that the amount of time we spend indoors is affecting our health – which in turn is impacting the planet. A new...