/Nikki Coulmann

About Nikki Coulmann

Nikki's priority as Marketing Manager is Forest Enterprises' communication with our investors, with a focus on the website and the promotion of our new issue investments to potential new clients. She works closely with Customer Services Manager Merv Jones.

Gisborne to adopt Wood First Policy

By | April 13th, 2018|Wood is Good|

The Gisborne District Council was to have formally adopted a Wood First Policy on 5 April, the second local authority in New Zealand to do so. At the Wood Processors & Manufacturers' Regional Meeting on 4 April, Gisborne Mayor Meg Foon acknowledged the lead he had taken from Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick, winner of NZ [...]

Workplaces, wellness and wood

By | April 2nd, 2018|Wood is Good|

Wood is the key to increasing workplace productivity according to a new research report. Workplaces, Wellness and Wood, prepared for Forest & Wood Products Australia by strategic research firm Pollinate and the University of Canberra, provides fresh evidence supporting for biophilia – the principle that exposure to nature increases human wellbeing. The study found the more [...]

Entries open for 2018 Timber Design Awards

By | March 23rd, 2018|Wood is Good|

The prestigious NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2018 are now calling for entries from companies and individuals wanting to showcase their timber design projects. The Awards celebrates excellence in timber use and innovation in New Zealand. A record number of entries were received in 2017, and the bar was raised in terms of quality [...]

New leadership for Forest Enterprises

By | February 2nd, 2018|Forest Enterprises News|

Forestry Director Bert Hughes (pictured) takes up the helm as CEO of Forest Enterprises as Steve Wilton initiates the latest stage of the company’s succession plan by handing the leadership to fellow Directors. Wilton is taking on the new role of Special Projects Director, retiring from his responsibilities as Managing Director. Hughes retains his forestry [...]

New Zealand Forest Facts & Figures 2016/2017

By | January 31st, 2018|Forestry Updates|

Each year, the New Zealand Forest Owners Association, in conjunction with the Ministry for Primary Industries, publishes a highly informative overview of the performance of the New Zealand Plantation Forest Industry, called Facts & Figures. The 2016/2017 edition of Facts & Figures is available in electronic format only, free to download and read. The next printed issue [...]

Norway claims bragging rights to world’s highest timber building

By | January 19th, 2018|Wood is Good|

In their post Another tall timber building record seeker (18 January 2017), NZ Logger tells of plans by the Norwegians to build the world's highest timber building. The 81m high, 18-storey Mjøstårnet building, constructed entirely from timber, is going up in the north of the capital, Oslo and is scheduled to be completed at the end [...]

New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Summer 2017

By | January 15th, 2018|Forestry Updates|

The latest Summer 2017 issue of the New Zealand Forestry Bulletin was published on 19 December 2017. In this issue - New World (D Rhodes Opinion Piece) Shane Jones - Backing One Billion Trees Scion scientists recognised in CRI Awards Eyes from above reveal forest secrets (research) Government Industry Agreement after myrtle rust Myrtle rust 'unlikely' to [...]

New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Winter 2017

By | September 13th, 2017|Forestry Updates|

The Winter 2017 issue of the New Zealand Forestry Bulletin was published on 31 August 2017. In this issue - Bob Jones goes wooden with world's tallest timber office tower End of Steep Land Harvest Programme marks new beginning to get boots off the slope Dances with wolves (Opinion Piece by D Rhodes, FOA Chief Executive) One [...]

Forest Enterprises expands with Gisborne-based appointment

By | September 1st, 2017|Forest Enterprises News|

Professional forester Dan Fraser joined Forest Enterprises in August in the new executive role of Gisborne Regional Manager to boost the management our expanding harvest programme. This is our first appointment outside of home base Masterton and brings our team to 17 for the first time. Read more in our press release here, or in these [...]

World’s tallest wooden office tower planned for Wellington

By | August 11th, 2017|Wood is Good|

There is great excitement across the engineering and forestry sectors as Sir Bob Jones announces plans to erect the world's tallest wooden office building in central Wellington. Jones says laminated timber is far more earthquake resilient and fire resistant than steel or reinforced concrete and is also more environmentally friendly. The new 12-storey office block on [...]