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Robert Hairstans on the benefits of off-site timber construction.


Article from Timber 2019 Industry Yearbook

Suggested Reading

Reusable and adaptable wood structuresnavigation-arrow

Developed by TRADA, in partnership with wood for good, this publication shows how a wide range of reusable and adaptable wood structures are designed and constructed. It features 19 fully illustrated innovative examples, including the food stall and bus stop at River Cottage, Devon; The Globe at Cern, Switzerland; and...

01/01/2008 |  Info from other organisation  

Timber design pioneers: tackling the sustainability challengenavigation-arrow

Timber design pioneers explores how collaboration can drive innovation in design and construction.


Chapter 4, Tackling the sustainability challenge, features three very different and remarkable projects:

  • Cowan Court, Churchill College
  • Rievaulx Abbey Visitor Centre
  • New Islington


Chapter 4 includes interviews with:

  • Tom Emerson, 6a architects
  • ...

28/08/2019 |  Other Technical Guidance  

Timber Expo centrepiecenavigation-arrow

Price & Myers will re-construct its eye catching Hy-pavilion at Timber Expo in September, to create the TRADA stand at the show. The demountable structure was designed for last year's London Festival of Architecture (LFA) by Tim Lucas, Partner at Price & Myers.

Article from In Touch with Timber...

01/01/2011 |  Magazine Article