Projects which will improve Scotland’s timber transport infrastructure have been awarded £7 million from the Scottish Government.
Published 14 June 2021
A project which could move over 500,000 tonnes of timber out of Rannoch Forest by rail has taken a major step forward.
Published 24 March 2021
Greater use of home-grown timber in UK construction is taking a significant step forward through a new demonstrator project, which could lead to a major boost for Scotland’s economy and the industry’s environmental impact.
Published 23 November 2020
Developers have been warned to get in touch with Scottish Forestry before felling trees or risk penalties ranging from hefty fines to losing the chance to build on a site for up to 10 years.
Published 27 July 2020
Scottish Forestry has reprimanded Downfield Golf Club in Dundee after it "unlawfully" cut down trees in an area which was set aside for housing.
Published 22 November 2019
A new exhibition currently open in Glasgow is showcasing sustainable buildings factory-made from wood, demonstrating how innovative timber engineering methods can overcome traditional construction challenges.
Published 28 October 2019