MKM Opens 127th and 128th branch in Cardiff and Shrewsbury, Creating 39 New Jobs

    MKM Building Supplies (MKM), the UK’s largest independent builder’s merchant, will open its 127th and 128th branches this month in Cardiff and Shrewsbury. MKM Cardiff branch 127th will open its…

    SterlingOSB Zero – the builders’ choice

    The eyes of the specifier and builder have to be wide open for the best products for a project; cutting corners and selecting poor replacements does not work in the…

    The Carrefour International du Bois is back in 2024 with its share of new features

    After the great success of the Carrefour International du Bois in 2022, the tradeshow of reference for the entire timber industry will be back in Nantes on May 28, 29…

    Accoya chosen for new decking of historic SS Great Britain

    The first decking boards made from Accoya were placed on the 4 December. Expected to take 32 weeks in total, the project will see 6,050m of timber being fitted. The…

    Aptus reaffirms commitment to design innovation

    The business, which has helped to pioneer a number of advanced product solutions over its 30-year history, has become a signatory of the Anti-Copying in Design (ACID) IP Charter. Stewart…

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    St Andrews Timber & Building Supplies confirms two senior promotions

    St Andrews Timber & Building Supplies confirms two senior promotions

    ST Andrews Timber & Building Supplies has announced it has created two new senior management roles as part of an ongoing growth plan. Rab McNally, who has been with the…
    DC Timber Systems awarded STA Gold Standard

    DC Timber Systems awarded STA Gold Standard

    The STA Assure membership and quality standards program, is designed to benefit both customers and members alike, promoting the differing specialisms and demonstrating a commitment to the exceptionally top-level standards…
    Tanasote® Wood Preservative Receives Green Light Under GB BPR

    Tanasote® Wood Preservative Receives Green Light Under GB BPR

    Arxada, a global, science-based leader in specialty chemicals, announces its wood protection solution Tanasote® S40 has been authorised for use under GB Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR). A copper-oil alternative to…
    Creak-free flooring from West Fraser

    Creak-free flooring from West Fraser

    West Fraser’s CaberFloor P5 is a high-performance particleboard which is widely specified by developers, architects and self-builders due to its stability, durability and ease of installation. The high-density panels come…
    TDUK responds to concerns raised over roofing batten treatments

    TDUK responds to concerns raised over roofing batten treatments

    They have reminded members, their customers and the wider construction industry about the TDUK Trade Note ‘Tile Batten Quality Control’ and other critical information around timber battens they have previously…
    Kirkwood Timber Frame appoints two new directors

    Kirkwood Timber Frame appoints two new directors

    Leveraging its state-of-the-art facility and innovative build systems – including open panel, closed panel, and floor and roof cassettes – the company aims to play a key role in shaping…
    Rebranding for Premier Forest Products subsidiary

    Rebranding for Premier Forest Products subsidiary

    North-East Sheets & Panels Ltd will be rebranded as Decorpanel. Premier Forest Products, a leading UK timber importer, has announced that its subsidiary, North-East Sheets & Panels Ltd. will be…
    National Timber Group appoints new group chief executive

    National Timber Group appoints new group chief executive

    Well known to many across the timber industry, Scott brings a strong track record of transformational growth and financial delivery, gained from a career spanning almost 40 years. Scott Cairns…
    GMG Energy secures new stress test wood credentials

    GMG Energy secures new stress test wood credentials

    The Halladale-based business has seen three of its senior employees, including director Malcolm Morrison, secure visual softwood structural grading credentials which qualifies the company to supply builders and joinery businesses…
    Koppers announces new European managing director

    Koppers announces new European managing director

    The appointment follows the retirement of Thomas Scharling Christensen who leaves an admirable 30-plus year legacy with the company. New MD, Steve Crimp, is himself a Koppers veteran, having been…
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