23 April 2019

Chapter One of Timber design pioneers now online

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Last month saw the launch of new TRADA publication Timber design pioneers, which captures the personal experiences of the multidisciplinary teams behind ground-breaking structures in the UK and collates them into an easily digestible format. As promised, the first chapter of these interviews has now been released for free download.


Chapter 1: Collaborating on a complex brief examines the teamwork behind boundary-pushing buildings where an unusual brief required exceptional consideration – from the unique brief behind the Exbury Egg, to the innovative Macallan Distillery and Dalston Works. Learn about the processes the project teams underwent – from the project teams themselves.


Read Chapter 1: Collaborating on a complex brief

Further reading

TRADA Timber 2019 Industry Yearbook

Build-to-rent: the future of urban housing

Using CLT to solve the housing crisis

The use of timber in commercial developments

Prolonged exposure of timber structures

Making the right connections


Case Studies

Exbury Egg

Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience

Dalston Works