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Local News

Roof Inspector Training Course taking place in May
20, Apr 2018

As part of its mandate to boost skills development in the timber construction sector, the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), the professional body for the engineered timber construction sector...

First Cut’s stellar business growth drives major space optimisation for star-studded customer service
20, Apr 2018

In spite of the prevailing economic challenges industry has experienced in the past few years, First Cut has embarked upon a major expansion of its offices in Benrose, Johannesburg.

Rand-Air ‘amps up’ to meet increased demand from customers with major investment in generator fleet
20, Apr 2018

Consistent and reliable electrical power supply is an absolute necessity for the smooth functioning of all sectors of industry and modern society today. Over the past few years in South Africa.

International News

Softwood chip prices up 21% in February
18, Apr 2018

Australia’s woodchip exports totalled 580,785 bone dry metric tonnes (bdmt) in February 2018, with hardwood chips at 494,345 (bdmt). Softwood chips continued their recent strength, totalling 86,440 bdmt.

New tech can automatically identify & separate wood species
16, Apr 2018

Canadian forestry research non-profit FPInnovations has shown that it is possible to automatically separate softwood lumber species with a high rate of success, boosting productivity at a dry kiln.

China's changing supply chain
10, Apr 2018

The log and lumber supply chain to China and Chinese wood markets overall are entering a whole new phase. This is especially evidenced by the dramatic reduction in China’s domestic timber harvest...

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