Research Projects and Feasibilities Studies

2010 Knoydart, Lochaber - Feasibility and Design Study into the development of a new Forest Workshop Complex at Inverie, Knoydart. This study will be undertaken and completed during the first three months of 2010.

2009 Culcairn, Evanton - Feasibility Study and Masterplan for a 150+ house and mixed use extension to Evanton, Easter Ross, undertaken for Novar Estates

2009 Isle of Arran - Feasibility Study into the potential for Affordable Housing and Woodland Crofts on Forestry Commission land on the island. This study was undertaken for North Ayreshire Council and other partners. Due for completion early 2010.

2007 Laide and Aultbea, Wester Ross - Feasibility Study into the Development of a Woodland Building for Laide and Aultbea Community Woodland

2007 The Unplugged House  - Research into the potential for reducing the impact of new development on public utilities, undertaken for Communities Scotland through the Scottish Government National Research Programme

2006 Mount High, Blackisle - Sustainable Design and Planning Guidance for a Sustainable Rural Housing Development, undertaken for Brian Matheson

2006 Gairloch, Wester Ross - Feasibility Study into the Development of an Office and Tourist Information Centre, for Gairloch & Loch Ewe Action Forum (GALE)

2005 Belmullet, County Mayo, Eire - Development of four three storey townhouses on a brownfield site at The Heights, Belmullet, for Anthony Blowick

2005 Abriachan, Inverness - Feasibility Study into the potential for Affordable housing on forest land owned by Abriachan Forest Trust Land, undertaken for The Highland Council + Abriachan Forest Trust

2005 Glen Affric National Nature Reserve - Feasibility Study into the potential for Visitor Management and Interpretation at Glen Affric, undertaken for the Forestry Commission Scotland

2005 Feagour, Laggan - Feasibility Study into the potential for the development of Feagour Cottage and Grazing Land for Housing, undertaken for Laggan Forest Trust

2004 Contin, Easter Ross - Feasibility study into the potential of a proposed sustainable housing and mixed use development at Coul, Contin, undertaken for Coul Property Ltd and Ross and Cromarty Enterprise