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

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Chromated copper arsenate (CCA) is a wood preservative that has been used for timber treatment since the mid-1930s. It is a mix of chromium, copper and arsenic (as Copper(II) arsenate) formulated as oxides or salts, and is recognizable for the greenish tint it imparts to timber. CCA is known by... Continue Reading

May 25, 2016

A vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for winemaking, but also raisins, table grapes and non-alcoholic grape juice. The science, practice and study of vineyard production is known as a vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for winemaking, but... Continue Reading

South African wine has a history dating back to 1659 with Constantia, a vineyard near Cape Town, being considered one of the greatest wines in the world. Access to international markets has unleashed a burst of new energy and new investment. Production is concentrated around Cape Town, with... Continue Reading

Building poles are an essential part of the construction world, whether for supporting cables, building or landscaping. Pole building design was pioneered in the 1930s in the United States originally using utility poles for horse barns and agricultural buildings. They provide both vertical and... Continue Reading

Vineyard posts, or vineyard poles as they are known locally are wooden poles used in the growing of grapes used in the production of wine, are part of the R&B Timber Group product mix. Treated posts have an expected service life of 25-40 years and... Continue Reading

South Africa is home to some of the best wine lands and vineyards in the world producing only the best matured and quality wines. Wooden Vineyard posts have a lot to do with this trend of excellence in the winemaking industry and this article covers some of the... Continue Reading

Pole building consists of a quickly constructed building in which vertical poles are secured in the ground to serve as both the foundation and framework. It all started in the 1930s where pole building was established as a simplified building technique adapted... Continue Reading

Pole building consists of a quickly constructed building in which vertical poles are secured in the ground to serve as both the foundation and framework. R&B Timber Group, can provide building and fencing poles, of the highest quality. All our poles under go... 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... Continue Reading