Kerto-Q was specified for its inherent strength and large sheet sizes which has allowed the building’s key complex features to be completed quickly and efficiently.
A wide range of PEFC-certified timber and forest products are now eligible for LEED, which promotes sustainable forestry and the green building movement.
Structural Timber Awards for outstanding projects, products and people promoting excellence in structural timber across the UK.
Inspired Villages has specified a range of Metsä Wood’s pre-fabricated timber products to construct temporary showrooms for its new retirement developments.
Metsä Wood has created a alternative wood design for the Reichstag, the home of the German parliament, as part of its Plan B project.
Exova BM TRADA has announced a new course covering the fundamentals of timber frame construction aimed at engineers, timber frame designers and architects.
Reynaers’ aluminium CW 50-HI system has been specified to create a thermally-insulated art space and office complex in Prague’s Holešovice district.
The recent ‘Urban Wood: An Alternative Architecture’ event challenged the perceptions of timber construction as an alternative to preferred materials.
Prompted by John Brash, the government has issued a reminder to ensure that roofing industry professionals conform to current building regulations.
Exova BM TRADA will continue running its timber frame training programme in 2016.