Coalition to block anti-logging activists

Coalition to block anti-logging activists

The Victorian Liberal-Nationals Coalition leadership team is drafting legislation to block anti-logging activists using the courts to delay or halt native timber harvesting. According to a recent Weekly Times report, the activists continue to exploit a legislative...
Record consents = houses not built

Record consents = houses not built

A record number of consents for new homes issued in New Zealand last year may not only see delayed construction, but some houses left unbuilt due to a lack of workers and materials, according to a recent RNZ News report. With 48,522 new homes consented in the year to...
AFPA welcomes new FWPA CEO

AFPA welcomes new FWPA CEO

Australia’s forest industries recently welcomed Andrew Leighton as the new Chief Executive Officer of Forest and Wood Products Australia (FWPA). Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA), Victor Violante said Mr Leighton is...
Stealth Global United Tools acquisition

Stealth Global United Tools acquisition

Stealth Global Holdings Ltd has doubled the size of its national retail store network after recently acquiring United Tools (UTL). As a leading distribution group of Industrial Maintenance Repair Operations (MRO) supplies and other related products and solutions,...
Hilti unveils Nuron – all-new platform

Hilti unveils Nuron – all-new platform

Hilti Group, innovator of tools, technology, software and services to the commercial construction industry has announced the launch of Nuron, a powerful 22-volt cordless battery platform that provides customers with a fully-connected experience like never before....