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Latest News Archive

16/10/17

Douglas Fir Feature Trusses in Production with Stainless Steel Marine Grade Bolts and Metalwork.


09/10/17

Bespoke Joinery machined for Feature Entrance Porch.

 


02/10/17

Spandrel Panels lifted and Installed to complete Care Home Roof Installation ahead of Schedule!


27/09/17

Wyckham Blackwell backed  Michael Obrien Leads British Formula Ford Championship with One Round to go!


25/09/17

80 Bedroom Care Home Roof Supply & Fit Installation in Lichfield all on schedule. This is a Raised Tie and Spandrel roof to reduce construction time on site. - 25/09/17


18/09/17

Another first! We manufactured a set of “CRESCENT” Curved Trusses this week to match in exactly to an existing roof for a Barn Conversion.


06/09/17

We are pleased to advise that we are very happy to give  our customers a tour of our factory to see their Trusses or Joist Orders being made. 


01/09/17

Attics Attics Attics!!! Three large keytruss Attic Projects manufactured ready for delivery this week.


29/08/17

Supply & Fit installation of Care Home In Coventry; All on schedule with building one complete and building two trusses all lifted for installation next week. 


21/08/17

Mondays Deliveries all ready to go “On Time In Full” including Spandrels, Roof Cassettes, 11m Easi-Joists and Attic Trusses to sites in Coventry, Southampton, Manchester and Birmingham.


11/08/17

Supply & Fit Installation of 20 Bedroom Care Home Roof in Coventry progressing well and all on time.


04/08/17

Hybrid Combination Free Spanning Gable Panel and Truss ready for delivery to speed up Roof Carcass Installation Time on 64 Bedroom Nursing Home. 


01/08/17

A Perfect FASTRACK Weekend – Michael claimed pole position by over one second on a drying track and then raced to victory in both Saturday’s and Sunday’s prestigious Historic Formula Ford 50th anniversary races in his Wyckham Blackwell backed Merlyn Formula Ford.

Saturday’s race included an off course excursion on damp track and recovery to take the win! 


31/07/17

New Overhead Crane now installed for our second Keytruss Attic Production Line. 


25/07/17

Congratulations to  Richard Cooper for winning all three Superstock Races on a Wyckham Blackwell backed Suzuki at the British Superbike Meeting at Brands Hatch last weekend.


24/07/17

Record Production Week for Trusses! Thank you for the orders.


17/07/17

Another full load of Prefabricated Dormers ready for delivery this week to speed up roof installation time.


07/07/17

For the Month of June 2017, our On Time In Full Result was 96.5%. Our Customer Delivery Tracker is working well and assisting us to improve towards our 100% ultimate service goal.



30/06/17

New Overhead Crane being installed in July to complete our second Attic Truss Production Line to double Production Capacity.

 


23/06/17

These bespoke 250mm timber frame panels are custom fabricated to form large feature gable windows on a care home in Alcester.

 


16/06/17

Another two full loads of Airtight Fire Resistant Roof Cassettes ready & loaded for delivery next week.

 


13/06/17

Michael Dunlop wins the 2017 Superbike Senior TT on a Wyckham Blackwell backed  Suzuki.

 


09/06/17

Our new Uni Roll 750 Joist Press has been installed this week doubling our Joist Production capacity.

 


02/06/17

WB can provide all of our rooftruss and  floorjoist designs in IFC format, for full Revit integration and BIM modelling.

 


26/05/17

Handmade Concealed Joint Bolted Connection Oak Feature Trusses in Production this week in our Joinery Workshop.

 


20/05/17

Michael O’Brien finishes second at Silverstone in a Wyckham Blackwell backed  Formula Ford to lead the British Championship.- 20/5/17

 


12/05/17

More “Robust Detail” Spandrel Panels and “MGO Board” Spandrel Panels ready for delivery to speed up Roof Installation time on site. All loaded onto returnable metal stillages for ease of unloading and storage.

 


05/05/17

First batch of 9m x 2.4m Roof Cassettes Manufactured for New School Roof in Malvern-5/5/17 


28/04/17

These 10m Joists are ready for delivery to the Isle of Man for a prestigious new house project.

 


21/04/17

Due to the growth of our sales of Spandrel and Gable Panels we have introduced a new Lead Time Indicator on the front page of our website to assist our customers to schedule build programmes.

15 WORKING DAYS -From receipt of approved drawings


13/04/17

As part of our Policy to only use Timber from well managed renewable sources we are pleased to announce that we have now been awarded an FSC Certificate in addition to our PEFC Certificate.

Click here to view our FSC Certification


10/05/17

Inverted 5 day   Trusses all ready for loading and delivery.


04/04/17

Just like our  delivery service Richard Cooper was the fastest winning the first round of the 2017 British Superstock Championship at Donington Park 2/4/17 on a Wyckham Blackwell backed Bennetts Suzuki.


03/04/17

We are pleased to announce that our new Uni-Roll 750 Roller Press will be Installed in June 2017. This will double our  Production Capacity and help to improve our Lead Times. 


27/03/17

These 15m+ long span lattice beam girders were made on our laser guided table press, ready for delivery to a new build development in Oxford. 


20/03/17

These Keytruss attics measure in at 11m and are manufactured with EasiJoist bottom chords for larger room spans & easy routing of services. 


10/03/17

Come and Meet us at the Home Building and Renovating Show at the NEC Thursday to Friday 23rd to 26th of March on the Timber Innovations Stand and Register for your Free Tickets.

Register for your free tickets


06/03/17

Another batch of bespoke Gable Panels in production to speed up the build programme on a large Care Home project in Stow on the Wold.


27/02/17

Full load of Easi-Rafters ready for delivery for Long Span Flat Roof on large Care Home Project in Newark.

 


18/02/17

Overhead photos of our latest  Roof installation for an 86 Bedroom Care Home Project in Birmingham all on schedule.


10/02/17

We are pleased to advise that we have been awarded our ISO 9001 Certificate for the Design and Manufacture for all of the products we supply. 

Click here to view our ISO 9001 Certification


03/02/17

Keytruss Attic Trusses manufactured with Easi-joist metal web bottom chords to speed up construction time on site, ready for delivery. 


27/01/17

Strategic Partnership agreed with Timber Innovations Timber Frame business.

Read the full announcement by clicking here


23/01/17

Our New Order Tracker is now live on our website . Track the status progress of your Roof and Floor Orders easily and quickly. 

Click here to track your order


16/01/17

A Full load of Prefabricated Dormers ready for delivery to accelerate on site construction time.


03/01/17

Florent Richier finishes 2nd on the Keytruss backed Arena Cross AX bike at Manchester on 7th of January. 


03/01/17

Wyckham Blackwell have been manufacturing Roof Trusses at Hampton In Arden now for 50 years!

To help us celebrate this significant landmark, we will be giving away customer prizes throughout the year.

Every customer who places an enquiry or order with us will be included in our free competition with 50 prizes to be won, with two lucky customers joining us on a trip to Sweden to see the timber being harvested and sawn for their Roof or Floor Project. 

 


23/12/16

Prefabricated Dormers under construction in our factory to help speed up on site construction time. 


19/12/16

Large size Timber Frame Gable Panels manufactured for a Care Home project for Wilmott Dixon to help speed up on site build time. 


05/12/16

Roof Trusses can be designed to accommodate a huge number of different shapes and configurations, even Xmas Trees.


28/11/16

To improve the ease of installation on site we are now issuing Full Colour A3 Laminated Construction Drawings with all orders when they are delivered.


21/11/16

2017 Wyckham Blackwell Calendars and Year Planners are now being distributed Free of Charge with all deliveries and quotations.


7/11/16

Joinery Timber stock range expanded for complete Roof solutions.

We have added 25 x 150 and 25 x 200 PAR Grooved & Primed Fascia and 25 x 250 PAR Wide Softwood Fascia to our stock range to assist us to supply the full “Roofing Solution” for our customers.

Click here to view our Timber and Sheet Material Stock Range and Price List

 


7/11/16

All on schedule! 86 Bedroom Care Home Roof in Wylde Green. All loaded ready for delivery in six loads.

 


28/10/16

We have recently ordered an extra Side Loader to be delivered in November to help increase our production capacity ready for your orders in 2017.

 


21/10/16

Looking Good ! Douglas Fir Bespoke Feature Truss Car Ports supplied to Prestigious New Housing Development at Iver Bucks.


17/10/16

60 Bedroom Care Home in Oswestry for Willmott Dixon progressing well. 

 


10/10/16

Watch our latest Large Section Long Span Feature Truss Order being manufactured.

 


02/10/16

11m Feature Canopy Trusses and Posts Manufactured for Lovell Partnerships.

 


26/9/16

A peak behind the scenes of WB!! Inception to Delivery - 5 Day FASTRACK order.

 


19/9/16

Taylor Mackenzie wins the British Superstock Championship on a Wyckham Blackwell backed “FASTRACK” BMW.


12/9/16

Installation of Trusses nearing completion ahead of schedule on latest two blocks of Nursing Home for Thos Vale at Aston on Trent.


5/9/16

Our newly refurbished EMS saw, upgraded with full touchscreen capabilities to further increase cutting capacity.

EMS Saw


26/8/16

Michael O’Brien driving the Wyckham Blackwell FASTRACK Mini takes an impressive 5th place in debut Mini Challenge Race.


22/8/16

Another SUPPLY & FIT Three Storey Apartment Project nearing completion and on schedule.


12/8/16

New Mobile Roof Truss and Floor Joist Display Model now in place in our Design Showroom.

This is available to be used at Customer Open Days, Breakfast Mornings, Exhibitions or any other relevant event to help to show how our products are used in the construction process.

 


8/8/16

Joists and Trusses leaving our factory today for a prestigious new build project on the Isle of Man, flat loaded for their ferry journey!

 


4/8/16

Some large section Douglas Fir machined this week and ready to deliver for 3 bespoke car ports.

 


25/7/16

Handmade Douglas Fir Feature Trusses being manufactured this week, fully bespoke with custom exposed plates.


18/7/16

Full load of 11m x 400mm Easi-Joists all delivered on time for an office redevelopment project in Birmingham.

easi joist delivery


11/7/16

Install started on time on 64 bedroom Care Home for Metnor Construction at  Little Bookham.

supply and fit logo


4/7/16

Keytruss Attic Truss Brand launched on the 1st of July. 

Click here for more information. 

keytruss logo


27/6/16

Trusses all loaded for an assisted living care unit for Lovells. Also supplied spandrel panels for fire break walls.

lovells roof trusses


13/6/16

Michael Dunlop wins the Superbike TT with a 133.9 mph average lap record on a Wyckham Blackwell backed “FASTRACK” bike!

michael dunlop superbike tt


6/6/16

Pleased to advise that our second Wolf Table Press has been installed this week and is already giving us more capacity to manufacture your orders.

wolf table press


31/5/16

Easi-Joist Walkway Floor FASTRACK delivered to the Mercedes GP F1 Team Factory at Brackley for Beard Construction.

mercedes gp f1 factory


23/5/16

We are delighted to advise that Joe Dudley has re-joined our team to assist our fast turnaround of quotations and designs.

joe dudley design and quotations


16/5/16

The Buildbase Midlands Sales Team were guests on Wednesday 4th May to look at our design options and manufacturing process. Please contact us on 01675 442233 if you would like to use the Show House for meetings, seminars, demonstrations, etc. 

roofing and flooring show house


9/5/16

14m x 4m Attics! Loaded and ready for delivery this week.

attics


29/4/16

We are pleased to confirm that our second Wolf Table Press will be installed during the first week of June.

wolf table press


25/4/16

The Sky's the limit! 7m Easi Joists installed as pitched rafters in combination with traditional attic trusses.

easi joists


18/4/16

We now have in stock 2400mm x 600mm x 18mm Egger T&G Moisture Resistant OSB 3 Flooring @ £9.95 ea Plus VAT

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE EGGER DATA SHEET

egger data sheet


11/4/16

13m combined Attic and Joist project delivered this week to prestigious new build in Knowle.

combined attic joists


4/4/16

Our two new truss trollies are working well and are helping to speed up production.

truss trollies


25/3/16

We are pleased to advise that we have placed an order for a second Wolf Table Press following the successful installation of our first Wolf Press in December 2015.

wolf table press


21/3/16

To help to improve our Customer Service levels we have introduced an improved Order Acknowledgement with additional information which will be e mailed to customers within 24 Hours of orders being received.

order acknowledgement form


17/3/16

Install of roof trusses to a 65 bed care home for J Tomlinson in Sutton Coldfield 30% complete and going up well.

j tomlinson sutton coldfield roof trusses


7/3/16

Our refurbished Roofing and Flooring Show House has now been reopened. The E H Smith Sales and Timber Team were guests on Friday 5th of March to look at our design options and manufacturing process. Please contact us on 01675 442233 if you would like to use the ShowHouse for meetings, seminars, demonstrations, etc. 

roofing and flooring show house


22/2/16

We have just completed the manufacture of our latest hand-made bespoke Oak Feature Trusses. 
We can offer a full service for all styles of traditional Feature Trusses in Oak or Douglas Fir.

oak feature trusses douglas fir


15/2/16

We are pleased to advise we have taken delivery this week of a new specially designed low running, tri-axle trailer to improve our delivery service.

tri-axle trailer


8/2/16

Wyckham Blackwell and The Keystone Group are delighted to announce that the two companies have signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement. Click here to read more.

keystone logo


1/2/16

We can offer our trusses pre slung with lifting straps at £100 per load, avoiding the need to access trailer beds.

pre slung trusses


25/1/16

New racking installed for timber orders to make more room to increase our production capacity for Trusses and Joists.

timber racking


18/1/16

2nd Block of Supply & Fit well underway for Thomas Vale at Richmond Care Village and going very well.

thomas vale care village


11/1/16

We have successfully completed our first week’s production on our new Table Press and are ready to manufacture your additional orders for 2016.

wolf table press


18/12/15

Installation complete of new laser guided truss press, commissioning finalised this week ready for production in Jan 

laser guided truss press


1/12/15

100% On Time in Full Deliveries achieved for all of November!

 


30/11/15

We now have in stock 25 x 50 Blue Treated Wyckham Blackwell British Standard 5534 Roofing Batten @ £0.42 p per metre PLUS VAT

  •   Thank you for the Trusses and Oak Beams, your driver Mark, was a real pleasure to deal with, very professional.  
    Nicole Pomeroy - March 2017

  •   It was a pleasure to deal with your designer who dealt with our project.  
    Shaw Brothers - September 2015

  •   Excellent service, a very professional and knowledgeable company we would definitely recommend you  
    EC Hazel House - March 2016

  •   I have always found Wyckham Blackwell to be very helpful and efficient.  
    John Brannigan - Beneficial Contracts - January 2017

  •   From initial design to delivery was an excellent experience, I would not go any where else, keep up the good work.  
    Alan Pearson - RCI Design - December 2016

  •   We usually do cut roofs but after this job we will definitely be using your trusses.  
    Recent customer comment.

  •   Very pleased with the service, helpful and prompt with quotes, and all deliveries were on time  
    MADE Architecture Ltd - May 16

  •   The service was great and the product was great.  
    Nick Cushing - February 2016

  •   Excellent service  
    Roy Findlay - October 2016

  •   All round excellent service with the Floor and Trusses for design, technical support and advice. The ordering and production process was first class  
    Mark Mumford - April 2017

  •   Great service, will be coming back soon!  
    Roger Summers | MD BETTA Buildings - February 2016

  •   They were a perfect fit very pleased.  
    Recent customer comment.