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30 June 2015

All Party Parliamentary Group on Forestry announced

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Forestry (APPGF) has been launched in order to highlight the pressing need for more investment in forestry and timber processing, in particular new, productive planting. James Jones & Sons Ltd welcomes this new initiative and, through its membership of Confor, will seek to put forward the company’s views on the future of the…

01 May 2015

Stella-Jones Inc. posts strong first quarter results

Stella-Jones Inc., the company created through the joint venture between James Jones and Sons Ltd and Stella SpA of Italy, has announced strong first quarter results, with sales, operating income and net income all up by more than 30% for the three months to March 31st 2015. Sales increased by 32.3%to CAD$340.7 million, helped by the contribution from Boatright Railroad Products,…

01 May 2015

New investment at James Jones & Sons Aboyne sawmill to meet demand for incised fence posts

The new incising line at our Aboyne sawmill, which complements the incising line installed at Lockerbie in 2013, is now up and running, allowing us to meet the ever growing demand for our 15 year warranted, incised fence posts. The new incising line coupled with the new treatment tank being installed at Aboyne, offering both green and brown treatment, will mean…

23 March 2015

Swedish sawmillers visit Lockerbie

A group of Swedish sawmillers visited James Jones & Sons' Lockerbie site on 19th March to see how sawmilling in the UK compares with its Swedish counterpart. The visit was organised by Söderhamn Eriksson who supplied the main sawlines for the Lockerbie I and III mills. Ian Pirie, James Jones' Joint Managing Director, and Eddie Balfour, General Manager of the Lockerbie site, showed the visitors around.

19 February 2015

James Jones & Sons makes it seven years in a row as Shaw Pallet Supplier of the Year

We are delighted to have been named as Supplier of the Year by Shaw Pallet, for the seventh year in succession. In presenting the award Diane Peace, Quality Controller at Shaw, commented: "Your overall 2014…

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