convenience and competitive pricing paired with expert knowledge has been the
driving force that has ensured the Foresta Timber Groups position as one of
Gauteng's largest wholesalers of timber and related products since 1994.
Situated in Alrode,
Alberton, the Foresta Timber Group is comprised of Foresta Timber and Board and
Foresta Drum Manufacturing.
and Board caters to the trade, the wholesale market and DIY enthusiasts. Our
customer base is diverse, and includes truck body fabricators, roof truss
manufacturers and building contractors. With our wide range of products, our
on-site factory shop enjoys tremendous support from the D.I.Y market, as well
as the smaller contractors.
A keen focus on
customer convenience resulted in the opening of an on - site paint shop and a
coffee shop within our factory shop. Foresta produces and imports a range of
well priced branded products, namely skirting, flooring, ceiling, reversible
decking and halflogs. Custom products can be made to order. We endeavor to use
the best quality Pine and Saligna timber to manufacture our products to
stringent quality standards.
pine timber in various grades as well as laminated beams. Foresta Drum Manufacturing
was granted permission to use the SATAS (South African Technical Auditing
Services) logo on structural pine timber, an assurance of our quality
standards. A variety of board products such as plywood, chipboard and MDF are
stocked in a range of sizes. Hardwood timber can be ordered on request, but
Meranti and Saligna timber is stocked. The Foresta Drum manufacturing division
was established in 2001 and has grown into the market leader in cable drum
manufacturing. Wooden drums are manufactured in sizes from 600mm to 3000mm in
diameter and are mainly used for the packaging of power, optic fiber,
telecommunication and high voltage cables. Foresta Drum Manufacturing (Pty) Ltd
is currently a level 5 B-BEEE contributor.
strive to find new and innovative products to better fulfil the needs of our
customers. Recent additions to our
offering include Magnesium Oxide (MgO) boards, for use in paneling and
cladding, a budget friendly halflog (Baby-Log) to build Wendy houses, as well
as a range of quality locks, handles and hinges. Warehouse decking is
manufactured to fulfill a need in the racking and storage market, and a fully
automated optimizing finger joint plant was recently established which produces
various grades of timber. The Foresta Timber Group has a large fleet of
vehicles that delivers our products to the larger Gauteng area on a daily
basis, and neighboring provinces.
The Foresta Timber Group products are now available to
hardware stores. We offer a fully comprehensive retail solution including
marketing and business support to compliment our wide range of timber and
related products. Our business partners enjoy the benefits of highly
competitive price structures and in-house product training at the Foresta
Foresta Timber Group today and broaden your horizons with wood.
(011) 908 5828