Advances in wood processing

SIRT research update workshop

Tuesday 20 September 2011

What was the event?

Workshop that brought sponsors of the SIRT programme up-to-date with the latest research in wood processing and news on European grading rules that are relevant to the UK.

Workshop programme (PDF-53K)

At the workshop Barry Gardiner of Forest Research talked about "Distortion in Sitka spruce sawn timber".

Who was the event suitable for?

Wood processors in particular, but also of interest to forest managers and policy makers.

Where did the event take place?

Birnam Arts and Conference Centre
Station Road
Dunkeld PH8 0DS


For further information please contact:

Elspeth Macdonald
Centre for Forest Resources and Management
Forest Research
Forestry Commission
Fodderty Way
Dingwall, Ross-shire
IV15 9XB

Tel: +44 (0)1349 862144
Fax: +44 (0)1349 866624