Dumfries garden transformed using BSW Timber

Dumfries garden transformed using BSW Timber

A Dumfries garden has been transformed from a stark and empty space to an idyllic outdoor retreat following a substantial redesign using BSW Timber products. Landscape architect John Kennedy used sus...

21 Oct 2013

BSW Timber Celebrates Grown in Britain Week

BSW Timber Celebrates Grown in Britain Week

BSW Timber is lending its support to Grown in Britain Week, starting Monday (October 14), which celebrates the valuable contribution that forestry and home-grown timber products make to the UK economy...

16 Oct 2013

BSW Timber invests in new Customer Sales Centre

BSW Timber invests in new Customer Sales Centre

BSW Timber has bolstered its customer service offering with the opening of a new sales centre based at the Carlisle sawmill. The investment in customer services will see four new full-time members of...

10 Sep 2013

Competition winners decked out for summer with BSW Timber and Paslode

Competition winners decked out for summer with BSW Timber and Paslode

UK-Wide Competition Offered Customers a Chance to Win Two

15 Aug 2013

BSW Provides Home Grown Scottish Timber For Salvation Army Project

BSW Provides Home Grown Scottish Timber For Salvation Army Project

BSW Timber has provided home-grown Scottish timber for a unique partnership project for a Salvation Army Lifehouse in a leafy suburb of Edinburgh. The “Sitooterie” in the gardens of the A...

1 Jul 2013

Fantastic new competition launched with Buildbase!

Fantastic new competition launched with Buildbase!

  BSW Timber, the UK’s leading timber company, has expanded its Timeless Timber range in time for summer garden makeover projects. To celebrate we have launched a competition, in associa...

3 May 2013

Get Decked Out For Summer with Paslode and BSW

Get Decked Out For Summer with Paslode and BSW

 

UK-Wide Competition Launched To Win Two

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1 May 2013

BSW Timber launches Timeless garden makeover range

BSW Timber launches Timeless garden makeover range

  BSW Timber, the UK’s leading timber brand, has expanded its Timeless range in time for summer garden makeover projects. The new Timeless Timber Brushwood range now includes beams, br...

15 Apr 2013

BSW Timber Announces Major Export Deal
BSW Timber supports Scottish Paralympic hopeful

BSW Timber supports Scottish Paralympic hopeful

Scottish Borders athlete Sammi Kinghorn is a step closer to her dream of competing in the 2016 Paralympic games thanks to a four year sponsorship commitment from Earlston-based BSW Timber. The 16 yea...

26 Mar 2013

BSW Timber Strengthens Purchasing Team with New Appointment

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling group, has appointed Gavin Adkins as purchasing director to lead commercial strategy within BSW's 6-strong purchasing team. Adkins joins BSW after 10 years as ...

1 Mar 2013

BSW Timber Announces Significant North African Export Deal

BSW Timber Announces Significant North African Export Deal

BSW Timber, has revealed details of a major export deal with one of Egypt's largest timber distributors. Around 6500 m3 of kiln-dried sawn timber has been shipped to Alexandria this month from BSW's ...

21 Dec 2012

BSW Donates Timber to Award Winning Visitor Centre

BSW Donates Timber to Award Winning Visitor Centre

The new Visitor Centre on the BRE Innovation Park has won a Sustainability Award Commendation in a competition hosted by the Glasgow Institute of Architects. The closed panel timber frame building was...

28 Nov 2012

BSW Easi Range Shines for Lighthouse Project

BSW Easi Range Shines for Lighthouse Project

A lighthouse made of BSW's easi timber on the Isle of Tiree has been shortlisted for a GIA Design Award. The lighthouse was designed by Tog Studio and constructed by architects, engineers, university...

1 Nov 2012

Earlston High School sports success with BSW Timber

Earlston High School sports success with BSW Timber

Earlston High School's 1st XV rugby team will be sporting new jerseys at this year's matches, thanks to £1000 sponsorship from BSW Timber which operates its Group Headquarters  just 100 met...

30 Oct 2012

BSW and Jewson move up a gear with launch of new promotional drive

BSW and Jewson move up a gear with launch of new promotional drive

BSW Timber has launched its biggest ever customer promotional campaign to drive its easi range of timber products throughout the Jewson network of branches.  From 1 September - 30 November, all ...

3 Sep 2012

BSW Timber Welcomes Danny Alexander MP to Boat of Garten Mill

BSW Timber Welcomes Danny Alexander MP to Boat of Garten Mill

Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander MP, visited BSW Timber's Boat of Garten sawmill on Wednesday (15 August)  - the largest manufacturing site in the Cairngorm National Park. BSW's ...

20 Aug 2012

BSW Timber Welcomes Rural Affairs and Environment Minister to Fort William Mill

BSW Timber Welcomes Rural Affairs and Environment Minister to Fort William Mill

Visit Marks Next Stage of £37 Million Expansion Plan Creating More Jobs and Investment Richard Lochhead, Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and Environment, visited BSW Timber's Fort William s...

27 Jul 2012

Tony Hackney wins top entrepreneur prize

Tony Hackney wins top entrepreneur prize

 BSW Timber Group CEO Tony Hackney has won Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year award in Scotland for increasing group profits by 60% in the past four years. Judges described Mr Hackney,...

23 Jul 2012

UK Timber Industry Associations Sign Accord

Common Goals and Objectives Agreed for Industry to "act as one"The eleven trade bodies representing the supply chain of the forestry and timber industries, including BSW Timber, have signed an histori...

10 Jul 2012

UK Timber Industry Supports Independent Panel on Forestry Report

Some of the biggest names in the UK timber sector have pledged widespread support for the Government's Independent Panel on Forestry Report, published this week. As part of the forestry review proces...

9 Jul 2012

Watch our Dalbeattie mill on ITV Border News

Click here to view http://www.itv.com/news/border/2012-06-11/record-timber-harvests-in-scotland/

12 Jun 2012

BSW Timber's easipost15 Awarded WPA Benchmark Certificate

BSW Timber's easipost₁₅ has been awarded the Benchmark quality assurance certificate by the Wood Protection Associations (WPA), becoming the first spruce post to achieve this highly regard...

11 Jun 2012

Newbridge Welcomes Welsh Environment Minister

Newbridge Welcomes Welsh Environment Minister

  Company seeks confidence "that the Forestry Commission's commitment to trade effectively with the sector continues"  John Griffiths, Minister for Environment and Sustainable Development,...

28 May 2012

BSW Timber Welcomes Welsh Assembly Member to Newbridge Mill

BSW Timber Welcomes Welsh Assembly Member to Newbridge Mill

Kirsty Williams, Welsh Assembly Member for Brecon and Radnorshire, visited BSW Timber's sawmill in Newbridge-on-Wye, Powys, on Friday (May 12) to mark the latest phase of a multi-million investment pr...

14 May 2012

Forest Education Initiative goes back to its forestry roots

On its 20th anniversary, the Forest Education Initiative (FEI) is going back to its roots with a visit to BSW Timber Group's sawmill in Dalbeattie, the very place the initiative was officially launche...

9 May 2012

BSW Timber Welcomes Scottish Energy Minister to Dalbeattie Mill

BSW Timber Welcomes Scottish Energy Minister to Dalbeattie Mill

Visit Marks Completion of £7 Million Investment in Improved Production and Biomass Boiler

30 Apr 2012

Only two weeks left to enter our competition!

It's as easi as riding a bike! Get involved online and enter our new competition with 20 Reflex Viper mountain bikes up for grabs! The Reflex Viper DS is built around a solid high tensile steel su...

19 Apr 2012

Local Schoolchildren have an Eggcellent Easter with BSW Timber

Local Schoolchildren have an Eggcellent Easter with BSW Timber

 

BSW Timber Shells out for Easter Egg Hunt at Local Primary Schools

5 Apr 2012

BSW Timber Makes Mornings Easi!

BSW Timber Makes Mornings Easi!

UK-wide Roadshow Launched Showcasing Full Range of  ‘Easi' Timber Products BSW Timber is hosting a series of open mornings throughout 2012 to promote its ‘Easi' timber range. The &l...

2 Apr 2012

R&D update

In the last 6 years the BSW Group has invested around £1m on R&D. This expenditure is spread across new kit, consultancy and its own employees.

30 Mar 2012

Fantastic team result with 2nd overall for Mike Faulkner and Peter Foy - Border Counties Rally

Fantastic team result with 2nd overall for Mike Faulkner and Peter Foy - Border Counties Rally

This weekend's Brick & Steel Border Counties Rally was the 40th anniversary of the running of the event and the organisers provided a challenging route with 5 tests in the Kielder and Craik forest...

19 Mar 2012

Faulkner Flys to 2nd overall

Faulkner Flys to 2nd overall

BSW Timber sponsored, Mike Faulkner & Peter Foy started the 2012 Scottish Rally Championship with an excellent 2nd overall on a snowy and slippery Snowman Rally. The 2012 Arnold Clark Thistle Hot...

20 Feb 2012

Scottish MSPs Sign Up For Woodland Investment

More than 30 MSPs from all political parties have signed up to a Scottish Parliament Motion supporting investment in the Scottish timber industry - and calling for sustained investment in the sector t...

19 Dec 2011

BSW Timber Creates 25 New Jobs at Newbridge-on-Wye Sawmill

BSW Timber Creates 25 New Jobs at Newbridge-on-Wye Sawmill

BSW Timber's ongoing investment in it's sawmill at Newbridge-on-Wye, Powys, has continued with the news that the company is to create 25 new full-time jobs at the mill. The announcement follows condi...

8 Dec 2011

Mountain Bike Starting Hut Moves up a Gear with British Larch

Mountain Bike Starting Hut Moves up a Gear with British Larch

BSW Timber's British larch has been used to create a striking starting hut for the famous mountain bike trail at the Nevis Range on Aonach Mòr, one of Britain's highest mountains, which rises t...

18 Nov 2011

Download the BSW Timber App!

Be one of the first people to download the new BSW Timber Calculator App! This handy tool allows you to easily convert pack volume and price per m3 to a range of useful units.  Download from th...

31 Oct 2011

BSW Announces New Investment Plans for Fort William & Latvia

BSW Announces New Investment Plans for Fort William & Latvia

BSW Timber has announced further investment plans to expand capacity at both its Fort William and Latvian Mills in a drive to produce more than 1.3million m3 of sawn timber per year across all mills. ...

25 Oct 2011

BSW Launches Easi-Stud

BSW Launches Easi-Stud

Quality Machine Kiln Dried C16 Strength CLS Construction Timber - Now Available

7 Oct 2011