Timber frame construction and joinery in a housing development at Tregynon

New Welsh marketing mix - Woodlands for Wales timber sales strategy

Getting the right log to the right customer – a five-year timber sales strategy for Wales is unveiled.
lake in forest

A root to knowledge exchange - Forestry Research Network for Sub-Saharan Africa

Global Forest Information Service Coordinator Eero Mikkola and FORNIS Webmaster Stella Britwum Acquah outline the online Forestry Research Network for Sub-Saharan Africa.
Bohumil Kasal

Structurally sound - profile of Bohumil Kasal

A profile of Professor Bohumil Kasal, Director of The Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research in Braunschweig, Germany, who has travelled far and wide working in the R&D of wood structures.
planks of mdf

Ambient ageing and medium density fibreboard

Zhenhua Gao of the Northeast Forestry University, China, discusses the ambient ageing of wood fibres and its effect on medium density fibreboard panels.
stylised photo of architects looking at plan

Good influence - European brick and tile industry regulation

The European brick and tile industry is regulated by a raft of apparently complex rules. Christophe Sykes, Secretary General of Tiles & Bricks Europe, in Brussels, Belgium, explains how industry can exert influence.