Timber Trade Federation
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Representing the interests of
the wood and wood products industry


Solid timber, wood based panels and the innovation of engineered wood products combine to make our members the leading force in the UK wood supply chain.

Wood is a modern versatile material with predicable characteristics and attributes to perform well in a wide variety of end-uses. Selection of a suitable timber or wood based product, the correct design parameters and an appropriate specification, are all keys to getting the best from our material.

The various sections address some of the most common technical questions asked about wood, but if they do not answer your enquiry please use the contact page to obtain more information. You may also wish to click here to be redirected to a list of frequently asked technical questions.

Timber Quality


Timber Durability


Timber Moisture


Timber Measure


Timber Standards

Standards & CE Marking 


TTF Technical Reports

News from the TTF Product Divisions is available to members via the TTF Technical Reports which can be downloaded by clicking on the links below:

June 2012

February 2012 ♦ December 2011 ♦ September 2011 ♦ June 2011 ♦ October 2010