PIVETEAUBOIS, the leading European softwood sawmill and manufacturer of timber products, has appointed Adrian Howden as its new Sales Director to continue to grow its business in the UK and Ireland. Howden joins PIVETEAUBOIS with a wealth of experience in the timber industry having worked for prominent UK sawmills and importers over the past 25 years.
“I am delighted to be joining such a progressive and dynamic company as PIVETEAUBOIS,” said Howden. “Its rich history and wealth of expertise offers an unrivalled range of quality timber products and presents something unique to the UK market. The UK timber industry is constantly shifting and adapting to the demands of modern construction methods and global environmental initiatives. I am proud to be joining a team that shares my passion for timber and its place at the forefront of ethical and sustainable construction.”
He will focus on the sales of a range of products to merchants and distributors and developing relationships across the UK and Ireland. PIVETEAUBOIS has two sawmills in France and one sawmill in Poland with a production output of 380,000m3 supplying C24 timber, battens, cladding and decking, UC4 treated fencing and landscaping products plus CLT and glulam.