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New CLT building set to influence construction and design in SA

29, Jul 2020

After almost 150 years of concrete and steel, the world is returning to wood. This time around it is a revolutionary use of wood called Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) that is transforming building construction globally.

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Timber as the dominant construction material for building: Part 1

28, Jul 2020

The question is, can (and should) locally produced wood materials fulfil this function in residential construction?  

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Local blade manufacturer cuts into the online store space

27, Jul 2020

Harris Sawing Equipment (HSE), a local manufacturer of various circular saw blades, has developed their online store that will be launched at the beginning of August, 2020.

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WORKSHOP: Understanding Roof Inspections

20, Jul 2020

In an effort to boost skills development in South Africa’s roofing industry, the ITC-SA, will be hosting a CPD-accredited workshop on Understanding Roof Inspections in Johannesburg from 4 to 6 August 2020.

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Data Collection APP Transforming Business Efficiency & Readiness

13, Jul 2020

SafeCol Light is an IoT solution that aims to service these needs, and afford businesses the upper hand in attending to their daily screenings processes efficiently and effectively.

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Newsaw Tally Service

30, Jun 2020

NEWSAW is ready to roll out a simple sawlog tally service to the forestry and sawmilling industry in South Africa.

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Here’s how to monitor and manage employees with symptoms of Covid-19

29, Jun 2020

With more workers returning to the workplace after the implementation of Level 4 lockdown, employers should take heed of the Department of Health Guidelines for symptom monitoring and management of essential workers for Covid-19 related infections.

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Interpretation of Safety Vessel Compliance Sparks Needless Fears

19, Jun 2020

Industry members have questioned whether they might be fined or even imprisoned should their vessels be non-compliant, following confusing statements.

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Wood-Mizer HR250 resaw increases Lowveld sawmill productivity

10, Jun 2020

A Wood-Mizer HR250 twin horizontal resaw has a significant impact on the productivity and profitability of a prominent pallet component producer.

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Taking a stand for timber construction during COVID-19

29, May 2020

The ITC-SA, the SAQA has taken several exceptional steps in supporting not only its membership, but the timber construction industry at large, as the country transitions to Level 3 of lockdown.

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