investment

Donaldson Timber Systems invests £10m in Witney factory
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UK offsite timber frame manufacturer, Donaldson Timber Systems (DTS), has invested £10m to increase capacity and boost technical capabilities at its Oxfordshire factory. The investment in machinery and performance upgrades at the Witney site includes four timber processing centres and a new floor panel production line, offering customers a fully...
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Increased warehousing to meet growing demand
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Richard Burbidge has increased its warehouse capacity as a result of growing demand for higher stock levels and new product development. The North Wales-based manufacturer has installed further racking to its Chirk warehouse after high product demand for its stairpart collections called for further capacity.  The additional racking has increased...
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Why we must make the most of our timber
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The built environment has seen a significant shift towards a future where we work to minimise the impact of the construction industry on the natural world. This move from an "exploitative past of refining materials" to a future where we "cultivate our materials in collaboration with nature" was the focus...
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€300m wood mill for Metsä
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Metsä Group is to build a new Kerto (laminated veneer lumber) LVL mill in Äänekoski, Finland, for the production of its beam and panel products. The mill will have an annual production capacity of approximately 160,000m3, which the company says represents a 50% increase in its total Kerto LVL capacity....
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Arbor invests £4m in new UK sawmill
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Arbor Forest Products has invested £4m in a new sawmill planing line at its site in New Holland, North Lincolnshire. The new line will allow the company to further automate its production processes and pass on efficiency savings to its customers. The new system was developed with System Hall AB,...
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