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    Douglas Fir Cladding available in Jersey

    February 22, 2016

    Lightloads.je is pleased to announce that we’ve a large quantity of fresh sawn Douglas Fir Cladding available in Jersey. Working with our oak sleeper producer in the Le Mans region of France we have organised the preparation of a quantity of fresh sawn 175mm x 15mm x 3m  cladding boards, the first  bundles of which […]

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    Kiln dried hardwood logs continue to impress.

    February 9, 2016

    Kiln dried hardwood logs at a reasonable price have been difficult to find in Jersey. Our imported French oak and beech mix jumbo bags of logs are no sooner landed on the Victoria Quay  than they are delivered to waiting repeat and new customers who rub their hands at the outstanding value and stay warm […]

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    Reclaimed Granite Cobbles in Jersey by the boat load!

    February 7, 2016

    Reclaimed Granite Cobbles in Jersey ~ Out with the extremely busy 2015 and in with an even busier 2016! Aside from our daily best value local haulage of loads up to 3.5 tonnes, many enquiries and orders continue to flood in for Lightloads.je‘s  reclaimed granite cobbles in Jersey. Lifted from the streets of Paris and other major […]

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    Oak Sleepers / Cobbles / Dried Logs / Bulk Bags

    October 29, 2015

    New stocks of Oak Sleepers, French Cobbles /Setts, Kiln Dried Logs and Bulk Bags. Our previous news items have dealt in detail with the above items and a look back should give the reader all the information needed. In a nutshell however, Lightloads.je have continued to stock and sell all of the above throughout the Summer, […]

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    1175 Tonnes Of Cobbles !!

    June 5, 2015

    What a busy Summer it’s turning out to be. Fortunately our French supplier  has lifted another 6000 sq metres of cobbles and we’ve been able to secure a considerable quantity of those amongst his exports as far away as the USA. In April and May we’ve supplied 275 tonnes to local projects bringing the total […]

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    Lightloads.je ~ In Pursuit Of Quality Sleepers

    March 13, 2015

    Lightloads.je has a fresh stock of quality oak sleepers that arrived in Jersey this week.  Timber mills in France have had difficulty maintaining a consistent supply of the QP2 grade timber used to cut sleepers as a result of huge demand from the Chinese market which has syphoned in excess of 1.3 million cubic meters […]

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    KILN DRIED OAK and BEECH LOGS / FIREWOOD

    November 11, 2014

    Lightloads.je is delighted to be working with a Normandy firewood producer who specialises in the production of premium quality kiln dried hardwood logs sourced from forests governed by Forestry Commission controls. We have this week imported a consignment of bulk bags of mixed oak and beech logs all cut at 250 mm (10 inches), an ideal […]

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    LIGHTLOADS is ALL COBBLED OUT!

    August 3, 2014

    Three weeks later and yet another Lightloads.je shipment of cobbles is all sold out.  I advised in my last post that they were likely to sell quickly, as indeed have the sleepers. My suppliers in France are closed down for August holidays, but I have another 50 tonnes on order for early September.  I still […]

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    MID YEAR NEWS

    June 29, 2014

    Where have the first six months of 2014 gone? Here we are, half way through the year already and suddenly people seem to be realizing that the nights are drawing in and the opportunity to work late into the evenings in daylight on the tasks that have needed doing for ages is diminishing……Well that certainly […]

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    Cobbles …Demand Outstripping Supply

    March 30, 2014

      Such has been the demand for French reclaimed granite cobbles that our supplier has  moved several thousand tonnes across the world in only 2 years. Lightloads.je is delighted to have been a part of the supply chain and with the 100 tonnes we have arriving  in Granville for shipment later this week, it brings […]

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