AFRICA’S MOST TRUSTED SUPPLIER
OF TREATED WOODEN POLES
AFRICA’S MOST TRUSTED
SUPPLIER OF TREATED
WOODEN POLES

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November 05, 2013

Utility Poles consist of wooden poles used to support overhead power lines and various other public utilities, such as cables, fiber optic cables, and related equipment such as transformers and streetlights.   "Electrical cable is routed overhead on utility poles as an inexpensive way to keep it... Continue Reading

October 14, 2013

Building Poles, also known as pole framing, rise above the ground to provide building structures with support.

Making use of natural and renewable plantations, R&B Timber supplies a large range of treated timber building poles, ensuring durability and evading decay.

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Sustainable forestry, involves balancing environmental, social and economic factors to meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.

?What does sustainable forestry involve?

The R&B Timber Group has gathered... Continue Reading

Vineyard Posts, what are they?

Vineyard post are critical to our South African, and indeed the wine industry worldwide, as they enable the vines to be strung along wires encouraging them to climb towards the sun, and thus exposing the plant to the sun 7 moisture that is requires. In this... Continue Reading

Creosote Poles, or CCA treated poles are used widely throughout South Africa. Coal-tar creosote is the most widely used wood treatment today; both industrially, processed into wood using pressure methods such as "full-cell process" or "empty-cell process". In addition to toxicity to fungi,... Continue Reading

The Hardpole brand was launched officially on Tuesday 3 September 2013 in Richmond, South Africa. The R & B Timber Group has come far in its first 60 years, thanks to service and product excellence. With continual focus on growth whilst grabbing the opportunities that present themselves to... Continue Reading

Utility Poles or transmission poles as they are sometimes known, are the cause of a common question. "How is the placement of utility poles down a road determined?" To answer this question, the World Hardwood has gathered some content from around the web that will help.

According to this... Continue Reading

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