Fencing News Blog

DICKIES LAUNCHES RANGE FOR WOMEN

Workwear brand Dickies has introduced a new Performance Workwear collection for tradeswomen, featuring products designed to provide all-day warmth, comfort and unrestricted movement. Initially launching with eight new products for Winter 2020-21, the collection includes the Dickies Women’s Performance Jacket, a stylish work jacket designed to withstand even the most extreme elements. Well insulated, as […]Read More

BAND OF BUILDERS LAUNCHES COVID HARDSHIP FUND

National charity Band of Builders has launched a brand new hardship fund to help tradesmen and women affected by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The charity, which carries out projects and adaptations to help UK tradespeople and their families affected by illness or disability, has launched the fund to help UK tradespeople and their families left […]Read More

THE EVOLUTION OF WOOD CUTTING SYSTEMS

The woodworking processing industry’s evolution to a fully digital environment has seen technology improve by leaps and bounds according to Christian Salvador, founder of the Poland-based Salvamac Group. He explained: “Launched in early 2019 by our Cross-Cutting Division as an evolution of more of 20 years in the field, SalvaPush_2000 is the group’s flagship cross-cutting […]Read More

BARKERS BLOG COMPARES MESH WITH PALISADE

When it comes to specifying high-security fencing, there’s a range of options to choose from according to a recent blog post from Staffordshire-based Barkers Fencing. The blog reads “The two main choices are palisade security fencing or mesh security fencing. Both offer different benefits but are designed to do the same thing; to protect high-value […]Read More

BREAKING NEW GROUND WITH MAKITA’S NEW CORDLESS EARTH AUGER

Leading power tool manufacturer, Makita UK has announced the release of its Brushless LXT 36V (18Vx2) DDG460 – Earth Auger. Suitable for a variety of earth boring tasks up to 200mm diameter, this powerful tool is breaking new ground in the field of cordless solutions. Powered by two 18V LXT lithium-ion batteries, the new DDG460T2X7 […]Read More

SUCCESS FOR DHF IN 2020 DESPITE PANDEMIC

Tamworth-based trade association, the Door and Hardware Federation (DHF), has hailed 2020 one of its most productive years, despite also being one of its most challenging. The organisation has been applauded by members for its‘business as usual’ approach, and willingness to engage with members throughout the year, despite increasing levels of uncertainty in the construction […]Read More

US FIRM TOUGHBUILT LAUNCHES UK OPERATIONS

Following a successful launch into the UK market, ToughBuilt Industries is introducing its own UK-based sales team. Until now, the US manufacturer has worked with Toolbank as its exclusive UK distributor to supply its range of innovative Sawhorses, Clip Tech pouches, Tool Bags, Totes, Kneepads and Mitre Saw Stands to stockists across the country. The […]Read More

FROM FOREST TO FIELD

Calders and Grandidge ensure the products they deliver are of the highest quality and pressure treatment. The level of protection advised by a wood preservative depends on its method of application. Brush, dip or spray applied products will afford a degree of protection but for extended service lives of 15, 30 or 60 years typically […]Read More

MAKING THE LEAP TO MAINS POWERED ELECTRIC FENCING AND ROTATIONAL

Grassland management through rotational grazing can see a close to doubling of grass quantity, quality and utilisation if moving from a traditional set stocking regime. One of the perceived barriers is the additional infrastructure required, such as watering points and fencing which are crucial elements in the management of grazing livestock. Replacing conventional fencing with […]Read More

CELEBRATING 5 YEARS TRADING!

We are small family business in Alpheton, Suffolk located on an old World War 2 airfield run by Managing Director George Corrie. Over the last 5 years at Suffolk Timber Gates, we have established ourselves as one of the UK’s leading softwood, hardwood and bespoke gate manufactures supplying the trade and retail sectors. We offer […]Read More