Awareness of apprenticeships is central to filling skills shortage in timber industry

Awareness of apprenticeships is central to filling skills shortage in timber industry

BSW recently welcomed Member of Scottish Parliament Kate Forbes to their BSW Fort William site, and her visit was crucial to raising awareness about the skills shortage in the timber sector. 
 

22 Apr 2022

Shaun reaches finals of Scottish Apprenticeship awards for Net Zero initiative

Shaun reaches finals of Scottish Apprenticeship awards for Net Zero initiative

Fort William Engineer has been recognised for leading a team of apprentices through Skills Development Scotland's Fuel Change Competition.

21 Apr 2022

BSW enters confectionary market with Spruce flavoured gum.

BSW enters confectionary market with Spruce flavoured gum.

BSW Timber has unveiled its latest new product innovation – a spruce infused chewing gum product ‘Juicy Spruce’.

31 Mar 2022

BSW sees more trophies than wood with multiple award wins

BSW sees more trophies than wood with multiple award wins

BSW Group has been awarded the Carbon Reduction Award and the Rising Star Award at the Scottish Timber Trade Association (STTA) Award Dinner this month. 

17 Mar 2022

Hamish Macleod wins Confor award for dedication to forestry

Hamish Macleod wins Confor award for dedication to forestry

Hamish Macleod was awarded the 'Dedicated Service to Forestry Award' at the 2022 Confor Dinner and Awards ceremony. 

16 Mar 2022

Sourcing Position Statement

Sourcing Position Statement

BSW Group has made the immediate decision to stop purchasing any raw material which originates from Russia. 

4 Mar 2022

BSW Group unveils new brand

BSW Group unveils new brand

BSW has unveiled its new brand, with an expanded vision of ‘seeing timber in new light’.

24 Jan 2022

Dave celebrates 22 years at Boat of Garten

Dave celebrates 22 years at Boat of Garten

This year sees our Boat of Garten site Mill Manager, Dave Mills, celebrate his 22nd year at the helm, becoming the longest serving custodian of the mill.

18 Jan 2022

BSW Timber Group Member of Binderholz