BSW Group, the UK’s leading integrated forestry and timber company, has acquired Alvic Plastics Limited into its company group following a long-standing relationship with the organisation.
17 Aug 2018
12th August marks International Youth Day, a global awareness day initiated by the UN General Assembly in 1999. It serves as an annual celebration of the role of young women and men as essential partners in change.
11 Aug 2018
On 26th July 2018, the agreement between the Municipality of Braslovce and Ministry of Infrastructure of Slovenia was signed. It lays foundations for the direct road connection to the BSW SI Gomilsko production facilities in the Municipality of Braslovce.
30 Jul 2018
Although based in Carlisle, Tony Lockey spends most of his time in various BSW mills helping to manage the learning and developing needs of the business. Tony is the Group Learning and Development Manager responsible for the training requirements of BSW's 1,300 employees.
19 Jun 2018
BSW Timber, the UK’s leading integrated forestry and timber company, has announced its latest investment of €40m in Slovenia, constructing a new sawmill, CHP plant and pellet manufacturing facility which will see the creation of 170 new jobs.
22 May 2018
Today is the International Day of Forests, a day to raise awareness of the importance of all types of woodlands and trees, and celebrate the ways in which they sustain and protect us.
21 Mar 2018
As part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week, BSW recently attended Inverness College for a career day aimed at promoting the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) industries and apprentice opportunities across the company.
16 Mar 2018
BSW Timber recently participated in the Wood for Good initiative to establish an environmental product declaration (EPD) for its kiln dried construction timber.
5 Oct 2017
George McRobbie, Managing Director of Tilhill Forestry, has today announced the final stage of Tilhill Forestry’s integration into the BSW Group. The last stage involves combining the BSW Sawmi...
1 Sep 2017
BSW Timber has just unveiled a brand new range of garden fence panels that has been introduced to complement its existing fencing components.
13 Jul 2017
An Inverness College student won a Tilhill Forestry Award last month for his report on woodland creation.
15 Dec 2016
‘Leaf Room’ at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, Provides Spectacular Outdoor Showcase for Homegrown Scottish Timber
17 Nov 2016
Two BSW graduates attended the Developing the Young Workforce Industry Group (DYWIG) launch last week as the company showed support for the employment strategy.
12 Oct 2016
BSW Timber picked up an award for its commitment to helping young people last month – and just missed out on being an overall winner at the Highland Business Awards.
6 Oct 2016
BSW Timber has become the first UK sawmiller to generate electricity from biomass fuel with the commissioning of a £2.5 million Combined Heat and Power (CHP) boiler at its Carlisle mill.
2 Aug 2016
Tilhill have released their latest Timber Bulletin report.
13 Jul 2016
Tilhill Forestry recently hosted the sixth Forest Industry Mountain Bike Challenge in Coed Llandegla, North Wales, as an array of competitors from the forest industry travelled to take part.
5 Jul 2016
Tilhill Forestry celebrated a fifth James Jones trophy for new commercial woodlands at the Finest Woods Awards in Scotland last month.
5 Jul 2016
Tilhill Forestry will be exhibiting for the first time at Cereals 2016 which is the arable industry’s leading...
15 Jun 2016
A brand new fuel for wood fired pizza ovens which burns longer, hotter and cleaner than traditional firewood is now available nationwide.
14 Jun 2016
A brand new room for the care of orphaned wildlife has opened at Secret World Wildlife Rescue. Local businesses and volunteers who donated materials and time to construct the facility were delighted t...
14 Apr 2016
The girls football team at Kingussie High School will be sporting a new football kit at this year’s matches, thanks to £600 worth of sponsorship from BSW Timber which has a sawmill in near...
7 Jan 2016
BSW and Travis Perkins have teamed up to help the Wolverley Allotment Society develop a new allotment site.
23 Dec 2015
BSW Timber has joined forces with pioneering architectural practice Studio Bark to create a unique building project in the heart of the Norfolk countryside. The company has provided easy edge timber ...
9 Nov 2015
Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill has taken delivery of the timber it needs for a very special project – an orphan room. Secret World cares for over 5,000 wildlife casualties ever...
9 Nov 2015
BSW Timber Limited has of 1st September 2015, acquired Tilhill Forestry Limited from UPM. The acquisition marks the beginning of a strengthened partnership in the forest industry that will deli...
9 Nov 2015
A ship which was built in 1997 to export forestry products has been named after a village in Fort William. The vessel which is owned by the Wilson Group has been named The Wilson Corpach in honour of...
19 Jun 2015
The fourth round of the MSA ARR Craib Scottish Rally Championship was won by Kirtlebridge based Mike Faulkner and Bingley navigator Peter Foy after 5 stages trough the notorious Keilder forest. Mike b...
1 Jun 2015
Success for New Shipping Service Allows BSW to Expand Distribution across England’s South East
11 Mar 2015
Mike Faulkner & Peter Foy returned to a champagne podium reception greeted by thousands of spectators in Llandudno as winners of the 2014 Wales Rally GB National Rally. The BSW Timber supported cr...
18 Nov 2014
Commissioners Visit Highlights Importance of Home Grown Timber to Company’s Operations
26 Sep 2014
Many congratulations to David Hyde for winning the BSW Fantasy Football World Cup game. David, from Leeds, won £1000 worth of travel vouchers and as the highest point scorer in the last week of ...
26 Aug 2014
The Forster family in Hawick will be enjoying this year’s summer, come rain or shine, with a new Timeless Timber Glenmore Gazebo in their garden. The Gazebo, from the Timeless Buildings range o...
11 Jul 2014
BSW Timber has donated planter boxes to primary schools in the areas surrounding it’s six sawmills across the UK, continuing its longstanding commitment to supporting local communities. Pupils ...
4 Jul 2014
Newbridge motorbike enthusiast, Rheanna Morgan-Rogers, aged 9, is one step closer to achieving her dream of winning the Bridgestone Clubmen British Schoolboy Motorcycle Association Championship, thank...
9 May 2014
Pupils at Deshar Primary will be sporting a new football kit at this year’s matches, thanks to £250 worth of sponsorship from BSW Timber which operates its Boat of Garten sawmill just 1.5 ...
2 May 2014
Next day delivery now available in the south-east
2 May 2014