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Thriving Family Timber Business

Thriving Family Timber Business

Wales’ Woodland Resource Has Enabled a Mid-Wales Farming Family to Grow a Thriving Business Llandre Sawn Wood, Hundred House Garry and Eve Price diversified the family sheep farm and contracting business 12 ...
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Harry Earl

Harry Earl Memorial Grant

Harry Earl Memorial Scholarship In 2015 BC and Kronospan, together with CRC Chemical Release Company Ltd, launched a new scholarship fund to commemorate the life of Dr Harry Earl. Harry ...
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PhD opportunity

PhD opportunity

Developing environmentally sustainable forestry value chains Forests play a key role in climate regulation, water purification and biodiversity conservation, whilst providing renewable wood-based resources critical for the circular economy. Forest ...
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Pavadry internal wall insulation

Pavadry internal wall insulation

Double first for wood-fibre insulation as Pavadry wins BBA certificate NBT’s Pavadry internal wall insulation system has become the first wood-fibre internal wall insulation (IWI) system to be certified by ...
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Funding for Innovative Housing Models

Funding for Innovative Housing Models

Last month Carl Sargeant announced a new £20 million fund for innovative housing models. This funding presents a great opportunity for the timber construction industry to showcase new technical and ...
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BCC - Research | Innovation | Profit

BCC – Research | Innovation | Profit

The BioComposites Centre has a long history of research into wood and wood based products. Established in 1989 as a spin out from the then department of Forestry and Wood ...
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Family Business

Family Business

Clifford Jones Timber are the UK’s biggest manufacturer of wooden fence posts, producing over two and a half million a year, and processing 100,000 tons of timber annually. The Denbighshire-based ...
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Hughes Architects are recruiting

Hughes Architects are recruiting

How would you like to work for a growing, award-winning architects, building design and planning consultancy in Mid Wales? Hughes Architects are expanding and have job vacancies for: architects architectural ...
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WKW response to NRW consultation

WKW response to NRW consultation

WKW response to Natural Resources Policy Consultation The ever-increasing demand for timber and wood products, the climate change benefits of forestry and wood products when combined with the probable withdrawal ...
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First WKW timber Cladding Event in Cwmbran attracts over 50 delegates

First WKW timber Cladding Event in Cwmbran attracts over 50 delegates

November 2016 saw the first in a series of events on timber cladding. It was a great success and attended by over 50 delegates, representing housing associations, county councils, saw ...
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A Pioneering Wood Encouragement Policy for Powys

A Pioneering Wood Encouragement Policy for Powys

Powys County Council is taking a leadership role in the development of the Welsh timber industry. As Wales’ largest county, Powys has a large area of land on which to ...
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Coed Cymru deliver Softwood Visual Strength Grading Courses 2016

Coed Cymru deliver Softwood Visual Strength Grading Courses 2016

Coed Cymru successfully delivered two 5 day training and examination courses ‘BS 4978 Visual Strength Grading of Softwood’ in Tregynon, Powys in 2015. Further courses are planned for 2016. Timber ...
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