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New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Winter 2017

The latest 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 [...]

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Forestry Updates|Comments Off on New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Winter 2017

Forest Enterprises expands with Gisborne-based appointment

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 [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Categories: Forest Enterprises News|Comments Off on Forest Enterprises expands with Gisborne-based appointment

World’s tallest wooden office tower planned for Wellington

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 [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Categories: Wood is Good|Comments Off on World’s tallest wooden office tower planned for Wellington

‘Plyscraper’ projects push the boundaries

Architecture & Design's latest article explores six wooden ‘plyscraper’ projects from around the world that push the boundaries of sustainability and engineered timber construction. Read the full article online. Featured image: Named after the tallest living [...]

By | July 30th, 2017|Categories: Wood is Good|Comments Off on ‘Plyscraper’ projects push the boundaries

New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Autumn 2017

The latest Autumn 2017 issue of the New Zealand Forestry Bulletin was published on 31 March 2017. In this issue - NZIER Report on Forestry - Strong Economic & Environment Contributions Back Country Farm Reasons to Look to [...]

By | April 1st, 2017|Categories: Forestry Updates|Comments Off on New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Autumn 2017

Harvest time for New Zealand forestry

Con Williams, Rural Economist at ANZ - New Zealand’s forestry sector is experiencing a period of strong returns fuelled by a combination of steady Chinese demand, restrictions in export markets on native-forest harvesting, low shipping [...]

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: Forestry Updates|Comments Off on Harvest time for New Zealand forestry