Category: Timber

Lathams adds ultra-sustainable HONEXT® panel to range
Timber

Lathams adds ultra-sustainable HONEXT® panel to range

James Latham strengthens its portfolio of sustainable products with HONEXT® further committing to circular design and green specification. James Latham Ltd (Lathams), one of the UK’s leading …

Timber industry consolidation continues with TDUK and WPA Affiliation Agreement
Timber

Timber industry consolidation continues with TDUK and WPA Affiliation Agreement

A new Affiliation Agreement between Timber Development UK (TDUK) and the Wood Protection Association (WPA) has set the template for further consolidation of the timber …

GMG Energy pounces on 400 acres of forestry in the north-east of Scotland to build in resilience and ensure continuity of supply
Timber

GMG Energy pounces on 400 acres of forestry in the north-east of Scotland to build in resilience and ensure continuity of supply

Sustainable biomass supplier and timber products specialist GMG Energy has made a strategic purchase of a substantial swathe of forest in the far north-east of …

SMARTPLY Manufacturing Facility Upgrade Is Complete
Timber

SMARTPLY Manufacturing Facility Upgrade Is Complete

After over a year of transformative investment, the upgrade of MEDITE SMARTPLY OSB facility in County Waterford has been completed. This new world class drying, …

How is SterlingOSB Zero made?
Timber

How is SterlingOSB Zero made?

SterlingOSB Zero is one of the most popular panel products used by the UK construction industry; developers, builders, and self-builders alike.  It’s the go-to panel …

James Latham showcases sustainable timber innovation at Futurebuild 2022
Timber

James Latham showcases sustainable timber innovation at Futurebuild 2022

James Latham, distributor of timber, panels and decorative surfaces (stand D55), today unveils its Futurebuild (March 1-3, Excel) activity which will showcase a suite of …

The practical benefits that make SterlingOSB Zero a great choice for the UK construction industry
Timber

The practical benefits that make SterlingOSB Zero a great choice for the UK construction industry

With an ever-increasing checklist of requirements, UK builders have very exacting standards when sourcing the right materials for their project. Choosing panel products that satisfy …

Timber import volumes showing a return to regular winter pattern, says TTF
Timber

Timber import volumes showing a return to regular winter pattern, says TTF

Timber and panel product import volumes continued to show a steady decline in Q4 2021 as more ‘regular’ demand returns to the market, according to …

West Fraser’s Inverness plant takes centre stage in Portillo BBC series
Building Products

West Fraser’s Inverness plant takes centre stage in Portillo BBC series

The West Fraser (formerly known as Norbord) Inverness plant was in the spotlight this week when it featured in Michael Portillo’s Great Coastal Railway Journey …

BSW GROUP SEES TIMBER IN NEW LIGHT
Timber

BSW GROUP SEES TIMBER IN NEW LIGHT

BSW, the UK’s largest integrated forestry and sawmilling group, has unveiled its new brand, with an expanded vision of ‘seeing timber in new light’. The …