Members with Interests in Timber Preservation

Stellenbosch University

Stellenbosch University, Department of Forest and Wood Science

tr@sun.ac.za

Contact: Prof Tim Rypstra
+27 21808 3317
+27 833484334

Services: Wood and Wood Products Education and Training; Wood Degradation and Preservation Systems Research; Durability and Wood Product Performance Studies.

Alternative Structures

Alternative Structures

www.altstructures.co.za
philip@altstructures.co.za

+27 12 653 5111

Products: Major supplier of metal plates to the treated pole industry in Africa (specialising in metal pressings and plastic injection moulding.) Agent for Haglöf forest measuring equipment.

LCS Timber Solutions

lewiscs@mweb.co.za

+27 82 892 4300

Products / Services: technical services pertaining to glues, preservatives, design of timber beams, quality assurance.

Timberlife (Pty) Ltd

www.timberlife.co.za
info@timberlife.co.za

+27 12 803 8595
+27 12 803 8462

Producers of: Wood preservatives (Chromac (CCA), Topro 94 (borate), Flambor (borate/fire retardant))
Anti-sapstain products (Blupro ST, Blupro ADZ)
End sealers (Supro EM)
Brush-on preservatives (CTX 108, CuGard 20)
Penetrating wood sealers (Satinwood range, Ultra sealer range, Khuni sealer)
Water-based wood coatings (Color-Cote, Furni-Floor)
Wood cleaning products (DeckWash, Timbrite, Indeg)
Remedial treatment products (Eco Rod, Vika Rod, GlyBor 300)

Woodoc

www.woodoc.com

Toll free: 0800 411 200

Manufacturers and marketers of a comprehensive range of wood sealers for all applications.

Head Office: 046 645 1109
Border: 043 722 5082
Eastern Cape: 041 487 0643
Gauteng: 011 955 1551
Free State: 051 430 2006
Natal: 031 563 9628
Pretoria: 012 343 4762 / 082 490 3460
Boland: 023 626 1620
Western Cape: 021 853 4162

NAMIBIA:
Contact: George Laubscher
00 264 64 202 865
swachemgl@namibnet.com

UNITED KINGDOM:
Contact: Dr Oliver Hill
01223 441 519
o.hill@woodoc.co.uk

NEW ZEALAND:
Contact: Dennis Schionning
07 5526 310
Mobile: 027 235 3071
dschionning@clear.net.nz

AUSTRALIA:
Contact: John Bradley
bradleyjaj@iinet.net.au

IML Instrumenta Mechanik Labor System GmbH

http://www.iml.de/
Online-Shop: http://shop.iml.de/de/

(+49) 06222 - 679714
(+49) 06222 - 679710

Products: Technical inspection devices for assessing wood condition of wooden utility poles in service or other timber constructions using method of drilling resistance measurement. Handy and rapid assessment of operational safety of wooden utility poles.

INSTITUTE FOR TIMBER CONSTRUCTION

http://www.itc-sa.org/

+27 11 974 1061

SABS

louwf@sabs.co.za

+27 12 428 6262

Products / Services: Inspection services for transmission, telephone and building poles and treated timber for local and export markets. Field inspections of in-service poles used for distribution lines, telephone systems or street lighting.

South African Thatchers Association

www.sathatchers.co.za
admin@sa-thatchers.co.za

Rystix Sales c.c

www.rystix.co.za
rystix@iafrica.com

0861 797 849
041 365 6973
082 490 2458

Products: Timber adhesives and coatings and sealers

SOUTH AFRICAN TIMBER AUDITING SERVICES (PTY) LTD

http://www.satas.co.za
stearsa@satas.co.za

Contact: Abe Stears
+27 83 632 3416
+27 12 345 6646