A Manchester-based engineering consultancy is embarking on a two and a half year Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) with Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU).
The Timber Trade Federation (TTF) and British Woodworking Federation (BWF) are consulting their respective members on plans to form a joint company headed by a single chief executive.
Collite, Ireland's state-owned natural resources company, has secured approval for a €59m (£46.6m) investment in its SmartPly facility at Belview, Waterford.
Timber merchant Howarth Timber and Building Supplies has appointed Jack Lomas at its Rochdale-based GreenHouse as it continues to expand its centre for sustainability.
Lowestoft’s Grove Primary School has launched the first ever Eco Classroom, which will collect and reuse 21,600 litres of rainwater per year.
Offsite construction will be critical to speeding up the delivery of new affordable housing for councils and housing association, according to a timber industry expert.
The architects behind a prestigious project to refurbish the German Embassy in Washington DC have chosen to use modified wood manufactured by Accsys Technologies.
A modified wood product has been recognised as a green product among Nordic nations with the award of the Svanen – translated Swan – Ecolabel.
Jacqueline O’Donovan, managing director of O’Donovan Waste Disposal considers what refurbishment under the Government’s current energy drive will mean for the waste supply chain
The velodrome at the heart of the London Olympics is moving on to a bright new future thanks in part to the way the timber that went into it was treated
Why is retrofit in the UK relatively slow to take off, compared with other countries? Peter Baber finds out
Decking first became a popular garden feature over a decade ago. How has it fared since then? Warren Dudding gives his view
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