Fencing News

AWARD REWARDS HAMPTON STEEL INNOVATION

Hampton Steel has once again been recognised for their innovative approach at the recent Wellingborough Chamber of Commerce Industry Awards. Managing Director Mark Johnson commented: “This award is a celebration of Hampton Steel’s contribution to manufacturing and employment in Wellingborough and is further recognition of the strategic foresight of our stakeholders and the tireless efforts […]Read More

TORNADO & CLIPEX – OUTSTANDING IN ITS FIELD

In the UK the use of steel posts for fencing is growing fast due to some concerns over the longevity of various timber treatments, as well as the speed benefits. Tornado has joined forces with Clipex to bring you a range of posts compatible with Tornado Torus Stiff- Stay nets. Designed in Australia the Clipex […]Read More

CHARLTONS GATE & FENCING UNVEILS PRESTIGE GATES

Building on the success of launching several new gates and a range of coloured gates in celebration of their 120th anniversary, Charltons Gate & Fencing is thrilled to unveil their latest offering: A range of Prestige Gates. Designed for automation, these high-end, made-to-measure hardwood gates boast exceptional features. With a substantial 66mm x 145mm section […]Read More

FREE WOODMIZER BLADE SHARPENING FROM EPS SERVICES & TOOLING

EPS Services & Tooling are pleased to introduce our First Sharpen Free offer on all bundles of 5 or more mobile sawmilling blades purchased from our website, Bandsaw- Blades-Online.co.uk. Between 1st February 2024 and the 1st April 2024 if you purchase 5 or more mobile sawmilling blades and receive the first sharpen on each blade […]Read More

RAISING THE BAR ON RESOURCE INFORMATION FOR TIMBER PROTECTION

WPA director Neil Ryan talks about the support available to help ensure treated wood is correctly specified and installed. It’s just over 2 years since the Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI) was published. It was in response to one of the key findings of the enquiry into the Grenfell fire which confirmed that shortcomings […]Read More

TUPPER’S TOP TRAINING TIPS FOR BETTER FENCING

An interview with Bertie Tupper, leading instructor within the fencing industry Who is Bertie Tupper and what do you do? I am the founder and principal trainer of TUPPCO Training & Safety. I deliver nationally accredited LANTRA and NPORS on-site training and assessments throughout the UK. What was your work before becoming an instructor? I’m […]Read More

PANELMASTERS POST ANOTHER YEAR OF PROGRESS

  It’s full speed ahead for the co-founders of Warwickshire-based Southam Automation with the duo of Bob Ball and Brett Smith gearing up for what promises to be another busy year. Demand for their Panelmaster fence panel production machinery continues to increase with customers from across the UK recognising the benefits of adopting an automated […]Read More

SACROFAST TEAM UP WITH DEWALT FOR LAMMA 2024

Andrew Rose of Sacrofast Ltd and Tim Rodda of Stanley Black & Decker agree that LAMMA 2024 was a very successful show. Tim and Andrew feel that selling selected DeWALT products aimed at the agri farming and land management sector from the stand is a great formula, in fact we sold out of much of […]Read More

WPA PROVIDES CLARIFICATION ON CREOSOTE

Fencing News was recently contacted by a Belgian firm seeking clarification on the issue of creosote for timber treatment Woodwide sawmill is based in Liege and is headed by Isabelle Huet and her business partner Johnny Touchard. Isabel has 25 years of experience in the wood industry and exports their wood internationally. Isabel commented “Twenty […]Read More