Evowood’s Estcourt mill reopens

Hardboard manufacturer, Evowood (formerly Masonite), has reopened its Estcourt mill after a protracted strike which began in March. Louis Marais, the chief executive of Evowood, confirmed that the mill was operating and that 242 of the 733 workers who had lost their jobs as a result of the work stoppage had been offered re-employment on […]

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(VIDEO) THE CAR AS A FAMILY HEIRLOOM, CRAFTED IN WOOD

Toyota is defying the notion that modern cars have to be high-tech machines packed with the latest technologies by creating a new roadster concept crafted in wood. Setsuna was the focus of the company’s first appearance at Milan Design Week (12 – 17 April), an open-top two-seater conceived to embody the affection owners develop for […]

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Triton Masters of Wood entries extended to end May

Here is what you need to do to enter your project in the competition. Create your simple plan and instructions in a doc or pdf format. Tell us which product category you are entering, if you are a professional wood worker you can only enter the Masters of Wood category otherwise categories are open to […]

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