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Prowood Ltd joins NWTTA

Thursday 9th June 2022  Re-post: https://nw-tta.com/2022/06/04/prowood-ltd-joins-nwtta/ Prowood LTD, established in 1998 as Oregon-Canadian Europe Limited, is an importer, manufacturer, and distributor of high- quality softwoods, hardwoods, and clear softwoods. Prowood was acquired by the Haldane-Fisher Group in 2021 to complement their well-established timber business...

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Welcome Phil Lomas!

Wednesday 2nd March 2022 Phil Lomas has joined Prowood Ltd as Managing Director bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience from within the timber trade. Phil is married with 2 children, starting life as a professional footballer but retiring early with an injury. Phil has worked across the timber industry with Saint Gobain, Burbidge, Brooks and James Latham, having previously run ma...

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Happy New Year!

Wednesday 5th January 2021 We hope that everyone enjoyed the festive season and we wish you all the best for 2022. Our offices are now open and we’re ready to assist with your enquiries!  Please contact our sales team: 01942 525040

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B.C. floods cause at least $450 million in damage, Insurance Bureau of Canada reports

Friday 10th December 2021  At the peak of the emergency, more almost 15,000 people were forced from their homes. The Insurance Bureau of Canada estimates the insured damage caused by flooding in British Columbia last month at $450 million, calling it the “most costly severe weather event in the province’s history.” However, the overall costs are expected to...

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Millions of funding for projects to plant hundreds of thousands of trees.

Tuesday 30th November 2021      Hundreds of thousands of trees will be planted in communities across England thanks to funding through the Nature for Climate Fund. Over £12m will be allocated to the successful applicants to four funds supporting tree planting efforts for future generations. 260,000 trees will be planted outside of woodlands as part of the Local Au...

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Joe Hunter - 10 years in the timber trade!

Tuesday 9th November 2021  2021 marks 10 years working in the UK timber industry for Joe Hunter – Business Development Manager @ Prowood Ltd. Do you remember your first day? “I remember it vividly! My career in the timber trade started at the age of 16, training in a Lancashire timber mill. I missed my high school prom/graduation as it fell on the same day I started...

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Alex Wood – Manchester Marathon

Monday 1st November 2021 Congratulations to our very own Mr Alex Wood on his completion of the UK’s second largest marathon – The Manchester Marathon!   Alex said: “This was my first official marathon and to do it in my hometown alongside 30,000+ other people was a really special moment. Completing a Marathon is so similar to projects at work. Preparation,...

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