Architecture and Design Scotland Board Member Lynn Wilson explains the importance of design in the implementation of a circular economy.
This post looks at the points where materials selection and specification can support reducing our emissions in the built environment in Scotland.
A new online sustainable materials resource for construction professionals, architects, builders and home owners has been launched.
PERHAPS for as long as built structures have existed in Scotland, wood has been a part of the construction.
The Best Use of Timber Awards Exhibition has a new structure for 2018, find out more about it here.
A summary of Confor’s “From Trees to Timber Homes” conference, Edinburgh, 27th September 2017
There are many ways to meet the housing shortage, self-build can play a crucial role in the sustainable growth of rural communities.
This event focussed on how Design for Manufacture and Assembly and Innovation in construction can deliver housing and public buildings for Scotland.
New publication by A&DS collates Best Use of Timber Awards: Celebrating Five Years of Scottish Timber Architecture
In 2016 Material Considerations: A Library of Sustainable Building Materials presented a CPD series focusing on sustainable building materials.