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CTI Podcasts - 'Timber Talks'


Hear the movers and shakers within the Timber Industry discussing the latest news, trends and policies


Episode 1 | 20th May 2018

Roy Wakeman OBE
CTI Chairman

The Value of UK Timber Industry

 Listen to the podcast on Audioboom or iTunes


Episode 2 | 11th June 2018

David Hopkins
CTI Director and Managing Director of Timber Trade Federation (TTF)

Sustainability and Responsible Sourcing of Timber products

 Listen to the podcast on Audioboom or iTunes


[News URL: http://cti-timber.org/content/cti-podcasts-timber-talks]

CTI Infographic - The Value of UK Timber Supply Chain


Download this infographic in .pdf format here.


[News URL: http://cti-timber.org/content/cti-infographic-value-uk-timber-supply-chain]

Can wood replace concrete and steel as the go-to building material?

This video by The Economist explores the latest developments in timber construction outlining an intriguing scenario where concrete and steel are replaced by sustainable and eco-friendly wood.

"Wooden skyscrapers are an ambitious and innovative solution to the problems posed by urbanisation," The Economist reports. "Not only are they faster to build, they have smaller carbon footprints than high-rises made of concrete and steel."


[News URL: http://cti-timber.org/content/can-wood-replace-concrete-and-steel-go-building-material]

CTI Newsletter Winter 2017-18

CTI Newsletter Winter 2017-18

In this issue:

- Interviews with four Timber Industry leaders about Politics, Skills & Education, Housing and Sustainability

- Relaunch of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Timber Industries

- DEFRA recognises benefits of building homes with timber

- CTI urges Government to restore confidence in the market and boost investments

- Upcoming major Construction and Architecture events 


CTI Joint Stand at Timber Expo 2017: Promoting a collaborative approach across the Timber Industry - Highlights

CTI Joint Stand at Timber Expo 2017 - MEDIA RECAP

From 10 to 12 October 2017, the CTI stand T445 and the adjacent Timber Restaurant at Timber Expo hosted a wide series of workshops and meetings organised under the aegis of the Confederation of Timber Industries (CTI). You can find a visual recap of the event - including photos, slides and recordings - here.