Dainis Dauksta

Specialist Advisor (Wood Science)

Dainis is MD of Wood Science Ltd, consultant and researcher for WKW and a visiting wood science lecturer for City and Guilds London School of Art. Dainis has worked in the field of forestry and design of timber structures for more than 25 years. With Woodknowledge Wales, LCRI and BRE Dainis has completed over 10,000 hours of research and published six major reports which demonstrate the potential for and desirability of using homegrown softwoods in construction. Dainis has co-authored the book “New Perspectives on People and Forests” with Eva Ritter.

Email: dainis.dauksta@woodknowledgewales.co.uk

Woodknowledge Wales Team

Christiane Lellig
Head and shoulders of Dainis Dauksta in front of saw and with stack of timber
Head and shoulders photo of David Hedges
Diana Waldron
Doug Hughes
Eilidh Forster
Photo of Gary Newman, WKW
James Moxey
Jasper Meade
Rachel Moxey
Robin Aldridge
Shayne Hembrow
Photo of head and shoulders of Tabitha Binding