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The FC Wood and Timber Properties research programme

The research funding available under this programme supports the processing end of the forest woodchain and is undertaken in close partnership with other funding bodies, the UK timber processing industries and research institutes.

Contact: Roger.Coppock@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Projects include:

  • crop management for timber quality

  • market development

  • improvement of wood processing technologies for UK grown species

  • wood product development

  • building sustainably with timber

Current projects are listed in our Research Catalogue.


InTec

We also support a research collaborative partnership for Innovative Timber Engineering in the Countryside.

Find out more about what is going on, how to contact the partners or join their international network of people working on timber structures such as bridges. 

Last updated: 12/04/2014

What's of interest

WoodWisdom-Net programme invites international research proposals

15 funding organisations in seven European countries have launched a call for research proposals focusing in two areas: "Wood production and properties" and "New wood-based products, efficient processes and sustainable forestry".

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