New case study: 121, St Clare’s, Oxford

New case study: 121, St Clare’s, Oxford

A series of five new buildings constructed from cross-laminated timber (CLT) and clad extensively with a rainscreen of vertical oak boards form the completed project at 121, St Clare’s, a private sixth form college.

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Times are a’changing for hardwoods

Times are a’changing for hardwoods

TRADA has made major changes to its Wood Information Sheet Structural Use of Hardwoods to reflect new and updated standards.

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Member of TRADA?

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New NSTS and Learning Resources available

New NSTS and Learning Resources available

TRADA has added several new downloadable documents to its current website, including the new Project Specification Example and Project Template for the latest version of its National Structural Timber Specification, and several new Learning Resources.

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Bold new training plan from TRADA

Bold new training plan from TRADA

TRADA has developed a comprehensive suite of in-house training sessions that it hopes will continue its commitment to up-skilling the timber trade in 2017.

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