Read more about the Rosslyn Chapel which was shortlisted for the RIAS Best use of Timber Award 2013. The project uses Green Oak in a historical site.
The Best Use of Timber Awards exhibition showcased the winner and shortlisted entries to the annual RIAS Awards scheme...
A library offering visitors a chance to explore and analyse a wide range of sustainable building materials by A&DS at The Lighthouse, Glasgow
Robert Hairstans of Edinburgh Napier University reflects on our new Case Studies in terms of offsite construction adoption in Scotland
Developed around the ‘garden hospital concept’, the 344-bed Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary uses the natural environment for patient wellbeing
Designed to create a therapeutic environment, Woodland View’s non-institutional design provides mental health services in a mature woodland setting.
Timber Theatre: Brian McGinlay, McGinlay Bell, writes about the process of creating a new and accessible space for the city at Glasgow Film Theatre.
Ian O'Brien writes about the challenges of building in a remote location, and the opportunities of using timber from a storm-felled oak.
David Jamieson of ZONE architects talks about the joys and challenges of creating a low carbon building in Edinburgh.
Jaki McDougall, CEO of Glasgow Film Theatre, blogs about the process of opening up a new room for the city.
Best Use of Timber Awards: projects range from small to large and from domestic to commercial – showcasing the benefit of timber in new architecture
This Case Study showcases inspirational, non-classroom spaces that cater more to the social side of school life.
A&DS has developed a series of Case Studies to illustrate how the Place Standard tool has been used within the planning process.