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Unauthorised use of ITC-SA logo strongly discouraged

13, Dec 2018

It has come to the attention of the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa's professional body for the engineered timber construction sector, that its trademark and logo have been used...

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Southern Cape forest fires pose serious risk to sustainability of regional timber industry

13, Dec 2018

A total of 7 643 hectares of predominantly pine plantations belonging to private timber growers in the Southern Cape region have either been totally or partially destroyed in the fires that raged in the Outeniqua...

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CPD-accredited Roof Inspection Training kicks off in May 2019

11, Dec 2018

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa’s professional body for the engineered timber construction sector, will be kicking off the year’s CPD-accredited Roof Inspection...

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Calling all teachers: Show our forests some love and win a trip to Rome!

05, Dec 2018

Trees are very important as they provide our planet with essential environmental services while also giving us jobs, products and fun. To celebrate the many fantastic things about forests.

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First Cut's Bystronic fibre lasers assist National Stainless Steel Centre in the provision of precision, ‘stainless’ service to customers

28, Nov 2018

In challenging economic times, entrepreneurial flair, innovative technology investment and optimising productivity ensure ahead-of-the-curve success. This is very much the case with one of South Africa's...

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Shipping: Insights and Solutions

22, Nov 2018

There is widespread concern about the effect that shipping delays at Dar Es Salaam’s port could have on the production of treated timber in East Africa. Dolphin Bay understands these frustrations.

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Annual loss of R285-M in sawn timber

16, Nov 2018

Michael Peter, executive director of Forestry South Africa, said the extent of damage to plantations caused by the current fires must still be assessed. Peter said in last year's fires in the Southern Cape, 17 600 hectares...

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Timber poachers fined

26, Oct 2018

AT  least 26 people from Chipinge district last week paid a cumulative $2 800 in fines for breaching the Forests Act. The 26 offenders were nabbed during an operation code-named Osalama...

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‘Finish’ first: Timesavers' new deburring and grinding equipment on show at Euroblech 2018

24, Oct 2018

Euroblech is arguably the world's ultimate trade exhibition for all those involved in steel processing. This year, leading abrasive finishing solutions provider Timesavers is showcasing a number of new machines...

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Tertiary institutions urged to embrace timber construction in engineering

16, Oct 2018

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), SAQA-accredited professional body for the engineered timber construction industry, has noted a decline in familiarity with timber as a building material...

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