Man attaching board of rigid wood fiber insulation to the outside of a solid brick building

Insulating with Wood

Presentations from “Insulating with Wood” events held in Bangor (12 March 2019) and Swansea (3 April 2019) organised as part of the Home-Grown Homes Project and Woodknowledge Wales 2019 campaign, “Insulating with wood” ...
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Coillte in words in white, with words underneath in green "Grow, transform, sustain"

Ireland to double the size of its forest industry in next decade

Peter Wilson is an architect, writer, critic and Managing Director of Timber Design Initiatives Ltd. He has written this fascinating update on the forest industries sector in Ireland.  If Ireland can bring about such a dramatic change in their forest sector, it begs the question, what could we do here ...
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Welsh Timber Reserve Launch Event Review

Adolygiad o’r digwyddiad: Diwrnod Dysgu yng Ngarwnant Click to scroll to English version Tuag at Gronfa Bren Wrth Gefn Cymru: Tai cymdeithasol, arloesedd a newid radical yn y gadwyn gyflenwi coedwigaeth a phren Digwyddiad Cronfa Bren Wrth Gefn Cymru Ar 7 Rhagfyr 2018, daeth pobl o bob rhan o gadwyn ...
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Welsh Timber Reserve Project

Presentations from the Welsh Timber Reserve Project event ...
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What Wales can learn from the Austrians

What Wales can learn from the Austrians

One area in Austria has been leading the way, not just in Austria but in Europe for pushing timber based architectural design, implementing co-operative forest service management and making use of economies of scale for timber marketing. So successful has the Vorarlberg region in Austria been in developing their wood ...
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