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  •  Vietnam’s wood product exports have shown impressive growth. Photo by Wikimedia. Commons

Vietnam’s wood exports show impressive growth

June 14th, 2021|

Despite the pandemic, Vietnam’s wood and wood product exports (W&WP export) in the first four months of 2021 grew with more than 50%. At the current rate of growth W&WP exports for 2021 could be [...]

  • Timber can play an important role in the wellbeing of workers.Photo by Woodworks.com

Enhancing the circular economy

June 11th, 2021|

The idea that every morning office workers wake early, jump into polluting cars and overcrowded trains, and travel many miles to their place of work will soon seem inconceivable. […]

  • Forestry plays a key role in protecting biodiversity.Photo by Sappi

Celebrating Sappi’s role in restoring ecosystems

June 10th, 2021|

#GenerationRestoration is the theme for this year’s World Environment Day which also marks the launch of the United Nations Decade for Ecosystem Restoration. […]

  •  It is the responsibility of everyone involved in designing, making, erecting, and inspecting timber roof trusses to comply with the regulations. Photo by Flickr.com

Don’t ignore fire regulations says ITC-SA

June 9th, 2021|

Any failure of a truss plant or roof inspector to insist on the separation of roofs as prescribed in the fire regulations must be reported to the ITC-SA. This is according to the structural timber [...]

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