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Address & Contact details:
Tower Business Park

Kelvedon Road
Tiptree
Essex
CO5 0LX
www.mumfordwood.com
Tel +44 (0)1621 818155
Fax +44 (0)1621 818175
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Mumford & Wood Ltd

Overview

Mumford & Wood was established in 1954 to produce high quality joinery products using the best quality timber, traditional craftsmanship and an emphasis on attention to detail. It is now the UK's premium brand for bespoke timber sash windows, offering a full range of traditional and contemporary style wooden sash windows, as well as casement windows, French doors, bi-fold and entrance doors. Mumford & Wood has gained Environmental Management Certification for the environmentally friendly way it sources and disposes of timber and other materials.

CPD Material (2)


Article
This CPD article is based on an original presentation created by Iain McIllwee and David Hopkins for the Timber Industry Accord Manifesto. It looks at the value of timber in achieving a sustainable solution to a low-carbon economy via jobs, vocational training, manufacturing and competitiveness. It will help you to learn about the following topics:
- Learn about expanding the use of wood based products to grow a low-carbon economy
- Learn about wood based products as a source of sustainable jobs and growth, including vocational training, rewarding low-energy manufacturing and keeping costs competitive
- Learn about the vital role of wood based products in zero carbon solutions for building new homes, the need for clearer regulation and enforcement and considering the full carbon impact of building projects
- Learn about wood based products as the natural choice for health and wellbeing
- Learn about reward management and the expansion of woodlands
- Learn about drivers for the understanding of the important role that forests play in society
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Article
Factory Visit
Factory Tour on Sourcing FSC Certified Timber and the Manufacturing Process for Engineered Timber Products
The Tour starts in the timber zone where the selection process is explained, the sourcing of FSC certified timber and the environs in which it grows
- Manufacturing processes are identified as the engineered timber progresses through the many actions to finishing and final assembly
- Introduction to new plant which relies on efficient software planning and reduced manual processes that are geared toward Lean Manufacturing Principles
- The delivery of a Total Quality Management philosophy that is focused on customer needs
- Tours are booked by ‘phone, email and at www.mumfordwood.com
- Tours take place at the company’s HQ in Tiptree,
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Factory Visit

Classifications


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RIBA Core Curriculum areas