Wood Construction

  • Sawmilling
  • October 19, 2018 15:32

Hyne Timber to expand its glue laminated timber capacity in Queensland, Australia

Hyne Timber has announced a significant expansion to its Glue Laminated Timber (GLT) manufacturing capability in Maryborough, Queensland... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 18, 2018 12:59

US housing starts dropped sharply in September

US housing starts drooped in September, after a substantial increase in the previous month... [more...]

Wood Construction
  • Wood Construction
  • October 18, 2018 08:50

Production in construction down by 0.5% in both euro area and EU28

In August 2018 compared with July 2018, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.5% in both the euro area (EA19) and EU28... [more...]

  • Special Reports
  • October 17, 2018 10:35

ISC: Blue Skies for wood industry in 2018, but dark clouds ahead

On the 11th and 12th October 2018 the 66th edition of the International Softwood Conference (ISC) was held in Riga in the facilities of the hotel Radisson Blu Latvija. This year's conference was attended by over 200 participants – a record-high attendance – from all over the world and it was ...... [more...]

  • Panels
  • October 15, 2018 22:57

Cefla Live X | Wrap-up

Efficiency enhancement, performance, flexibility: these are just three aspects of the technological and process innovations we wish ...... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • October 12, 2018 11:35

Indonesia improves FLEGT licensing procedures

Indonesia has taken several measures in recent months to improve procedures relating to FLEGT licences — the export licences that attest to the legality of EU-bound timber and timber products. The changes are part of a ...... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 11, 2018 12:07

US builder confidence remains firm despite flat existing home sales

US existing-home sales were unchanged in August and are 1.5% below the level a year ago. The first-time buyer share of 31% was down from 32% last month and unchanged from a year ago.... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 11, 2018 11:05

Canadian housing starts trend drops in September

The national trend in housing starts stood at a 19-month low in September, following declines in four of the last five months.... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • October 10, 2018 11:23

MacBeath Hardwood Company acquires World Timbers Inc.

MacBeath Hardwood Company, headquartered in Edinburgh, Indiana, has completed an asset purchase of World Timbers Inc, doing business as Woodworkers Source, based out of Scottsdale, Arizona. Woodworkers Source services the retail segment of the ...... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 09, 2018 11:14

Fenestration Bau China continues to grow

Fenestration Bau China (FBC) is growing: The most important meeting point for the Asian construction industry will be even bigger this year, underlining its importance for the Asian market. Both the exhibition space and the number of exhibitors have increased significantly...... [more...]

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