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Trees, plantation forests and the future of our planet

A message from ‘How to restore our Forests’ narrated by Sir David Attenborough from the film “Our Planet”, a four-year collaboration between Netflix, Silverback Films and WWF. The  importance of ...
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Sevenoaks Modular invests £6.5m in timber frame

Woodknowledge Wales member Sevenoaks Modular, a Neath-based specialist in timber frame construction, aims to invest £6.5m in acquiring and regenerating a large part of the metal box site in Neath ...
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It’s time for architects to choose ethics over aesthetic

“Architects can limit the environmental impact building has on our changing climate using their power as specifiers, they just need to take responsibility and do it”, says Christine Murray in an article published in ...
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A summary of timber strength grading

For structural timber, certain key properties need to be assessed in order to ensure building safety, and economic use of the material. The means by which this is achieved is known ...
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Julie James, calls for greater use of Welsh timber in house building

Woodknowledge Wales stand at IHP3 launch in Swansea on 27 February 2019 Woodknowledge Wales exhibited at the launch of round three of the Welsh Government’s Innovative Housing Programme in Swansea ...
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