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Making training accessible across timber-related job roles Accessible, affordable training across a range of timber-related job roles is being rolled out by the Timber Trade Federation starting with three cohorts of delegates on its timber sales management courses, the first of which starts its journey...

Are you dealing with Due Diligence (DDS) for the EU (UK) Timber Regulation (EUTR)? Are you preparing for your next TTF RPP audit? Or is this your first one? Are you struggling to address issues from your previous audits?   Are you interested in knowing common areas...

MultiPly, a ten-metre high, carbon-neutral pavilion made entirely of American tulipwood, opens to the public in the courtyard of the Universita Degli Studi di Milano (University of Milan) on 8 April, and it will remain there until 19 April as part of the curated Interni...

W. Howard has introduced 100% biodegradable wrapping for all its delivered products. There is growing public concern over the country’s use of plastic for packaging, with so much of it ending up in landfill. According to UK charity WRAP (The Waste and Resources Action Programme),...

James Latham are seeking a Depot Manager at the Yate office. The Yate operation is located near the A4174 Bristol ring road, close to both the M4 and M5. It's a new build relocated and opened in June 2017 and has a turnover circa...

Funding of up to £1,000 is available for women in the construction and engineering sector thanks to Women & Leadership International.Women & Leadership International is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leaders across the UK’s construction and engineering sector.The campaign is providing women with grants of up...

This year's NWTTA Dinner saw Adam Conlan, University of Liverpool, scoop up the North West Timber Trade Association Student Architect Prize. NWTTA Chairman, Ben Callas, commented on the award saying: "Adam provided a project that not only fit the brief, but demonstrated a good amount...

The brand new TTF Essential Foundations of Sales Management (EFSM) training course, developed in partnership with Reed Consultants, is now taking registrations! Developed in partnership with Reed Consultants, this six-day programme, spread over 12 months, is recognised by the Institute of Sales Management (ISM) and explores...

Due to internal production limitations, the EU sets a duty-free quota every year for coniferous plywood imports. The quota is set at 650,000 m3. As of  1 April 2019, the remaining EU Coniferous Plywood Quota balance stands at 23,434 m3. The quota is at a point where duty will...