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PG Bison announces R2 billion in capital investments
30 November, 2020
PG Bison
PG Bison, a proudly South African company, and the leading manufacturer of wood-based panel products, has... read more
Federation of timber operators launched in Mozambique
26 November, 2020
Federation of timber operators launched in Mozambique
The newly formed Mozambican Federation of Timber Operators (Fedemoma) unites 16 timber associations and... read more
Celebrating Women Leaders in Forestry - Felleng Yende
26 November, 2020
Felleng Yende is at the helm of the Fibre Processing & Manufacturing Sector Education and Training... read more
International Newsview all
Softwood log exports from Russia have been in steady decline for the past 15 years
In a recent statement, the Russian President Mr. Putin ordered the government to strictly control the... read more
European lumber exporters have expanded their sales overseas from 30% to 45% over the past ten years
Sawmills in several European countries have long been exporting large volumes of softwood lumber outside... read more
WRI’s Hardwood Fiber Price Index fell to a 16-year low in the 2Q/20
Wood raw-material costs fell for most pulp manufacturers throughout the world in them 2Q/20, reducing WRI's... read more
COVID-19 and beyond: Global Softwood Log and Lumber Conference 2020 takeaways
While COVID-19 has created huge challenges for all players around the world, additional supply/demand... read more
Transportview all
Doosan log-loaders become road builders
27 December, 2020
The Doosan DX300LL-5 and DX380LL-5 road builders combine log-loader frames with excavator cabs,... read more
Volvo Trucks starts local LNG testing
20 November, 2020
Volvo Trucks Southern Africa has brought in two Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) trucks to be used... read more
Survey suggests increase use of Performance-Based Standard (PBS) vehicles in the future could reduce CO2 emissions
17 November, 2020
Over a decade ago, the Forestry Industry participated in the first Performance-Based Standards... read more
Forest Engineeringview all
PONSSE Firefighting equipment for forwarders
23 November, 2020
Ponsse is introducing firefighting equipment to be installed in the load... read more
The STIHL MS 462 - designed for professionals, tested to the limit
19 November, 2020
The STIHL MS 462 is a 70cc professional-grade chainsaw that has been tested... read more
Waratah Forestry Equipment introduces multi-use HTH623C loader processor for tight spaces
18 November, 2020
Waratah Forestry Equipment debuted a new model configuration of... read more
Value Addingview all
Vacsol® Azure®: The Natural Beauty
7 November, 2020
In response to the growing awareness of end consumers to make more eco-sensitive choices and the... read more
Rhino Band Sawmills achieved new heights
18 November, 2020
Rhino Band Sawmills
Midst the chaos that Covid 19 caused it didn't stop us from manufacturing a spectacular sawmill.... read more
New General Manager for ITC-SA
11 November, 2020
The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), a South African Qualifications... read more
Environmentview all
Tree diseases can change entire landscapes and must be taken seriously
16 November, 2020
Tree disease
On New Year's Eve 2018, an arsonist started a fire in Betty's Bay, a small town in South... read more
Why it’s so critical to continuously monitor and manage plant diseases
11 November, 2020
Why it’s so critical to continuously monitor and manage plant diseases
Most of us understand the critical importance of monitoring the spread of diseases. And it... read more
Stanford study finds wildfire smoke damages DNA in children
29 October, 2020
Stanford study finds wildfire smoke damages DNA in children
Stanford researchers have found that wildfire smoke permanently damages children's... read more
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