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19 August 2016

A new video shows how we make the market leading JJI-Joist

Having invested £4.5 Million in a new finger-jointing line and general site upgrades at our JJI-Joist manufacturing plant at Forres, we thought we'd make a short video to show how the UK's best selling timber I-Joist is made. From the high grade timber flange blanks arriving at the infeed to finished and wrapped packs of JJI-Joists leaving the despatch yard, we show you every stage of the process…

01 July 2016

Carrick Estate in Cowal wins the James Jones Trophy at Scotland's Finest Woods Awards

  Carrick Estate in Cowal, managed by Tilhill Forestry, has won the prestigeous James Jones Trophy for Best New Commercial Planting, presented at the SFWA awards ceremony at the Royal Highland Show. Commenting on the entry, the judges said: "This scheme presented substantial conservation…

21 June 2016

Pop-up pavilion in Edinburgh features James Jones' timber

2016 sees the Festival of Architecture take place all over Scotland. As part of the Festival there is a Pop-up City Expo, sponsored by Wood for Good, and featuring pavilions from five cities - Dundee, Bergen, Rotterdam, Vilnius and Edinburgh. The Edinburgh pavilion was designed by KonishiGaffney Architects in Edinburgh and is based on an origami design of two pyramids placed back to back. James…

20 June 2016

We're looking for a sales executive

We're looking for a field-based sales executive to join the solid timber sales team, covering North-east England. Find out more here

27 April 2016

James Jones & Sons Ltd. acquires TWP to consolidate strength in the pallet and packaging markets.

James Jones & Sons Ltd. has today announced the acquisition of TWP Packaging, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of wooden pallets and packing cases, based in Gateshead. TWP will become part of James Jones’ pallet and packaging division which includes Unit Pallets, Larch Ltd and wood packaging specialist Trueperch. Ian Pirie, Joint Managing Director of James Jones & Sons commented: “We…

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