HELIX shapes the future of healthcare

HELIX shapes the future of healthcare

A small but innovative glass and timber cube building houses a radical concept to explore how designers and clinical practitioners can work together to improve healthcare

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UK timber industry minimises wood waste

UK timber industry minimises wood waste

The UK wood recycling sector is recycling an ever increasing proportion of wood waste and moving towards a situation where all wood ‘waste’ is becoming a ‘resource’, according to TRADA’s latest WIS

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Wood Awards shortlist on show at 100% Design

Wood Awards shortlist on show at 100% Design

Timber brands are expected to take centre stage when contemporary design event 100% Design opens its doors in September as the Wood Awards shortlist gets a public outing.

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Lively debate expected at Timber Expo seminars

Lively debate expected at Timber Expo seminars

Some of the highest profile names in the industry talking about the biggest hitting topics: this is the goal for TRADA as it works to collate the main seminar programme at this year’s Timber Expo.

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Bookshop sale is extended until 9th Sept

Bookshop sale is extended until 9th Sept

Our sale features reductions and deals on selected titles and bundles, including many of our essential books on timber design and construction.

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