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Crane unloading insulated timber sections of a building

New MSc in Timber Architecture

New MSc on timber architecture available at Edinburgh Napier University Highly insulated modular timber building being delivered to site. Photo by Carbon Dynamic. Edinburgh Napier University, in response to construction ...
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Scotland has delivered nearly 80% of UK new forestry plantings

Scottish farmers have helped create 7,100 hectares of new woodland planted during 2017/18, a rise of 2,300 hectares from the previous year. This figure means that Scotland was responsible for 78% ...
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Eleanor Harris from Confor giving a presentation

Welsh Government to establish Cross Party Group for Woodlands, Forestry and Timber

Woodknowledge Wales, represented by Gary Newman, were asked to speak at an event organised by the Confederation of Forest Industries (Confor) in Cardiff on 16 May 2018. The event was ...
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Investing in Wales

The kick off meeting for the Powys led Home Grown Homes Exemplar Programme was held at Cardiff Metropolitan University on Friday 11 May. The 16 delegates represented, Powys County Council ...
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Two men sitting at a table signing a contract with powerpoint display behind with project title "Home Grown Homes"

Wales investing to become a high value forest nation

Wales, like the rest of the UK desperately needs more housing. Almost all of the timber used in construction in Wales is imported but that could all change with the start ...
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