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Wood wins at environmental awards

Friday 27 Nov 09 9:00am

The contribution of the wood processing industry to the Nelson-Tasman region’s sustainability was recognised recently at the Tasman Nelson Environment Awards, with an engineered wood partnership scooping two category awards.

Waimea Sawmillers and sister company Gibbons Construction worked with Nelson Pine Industries to replace 22 tonnes of steel with 50 cubic metres of locally produced engineered wood in the new NZ Couriers building in Nelson.

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