Cosy crosslam: the cladding conundrum

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The use of cross-laminated timber has seen huge growth in recent years. Lewis Taylor and Robin Lancashire remind us that the basic principles of timber construction still apply to this novel material.

Article from the TRADA Timber Industry Yearbook 2015

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Summary of selected timber research summaries presented at Young Researchers' Conferencenavigation-arrow

The Young Researchers' Conference, the Institution of Structural Engineers' annual research event, brings together young, forward-thinking structural engineering PhD students and researchers, along with industry professionals and academics.

A selected shortlist of students and young researchers are then invited to present on their PhD at the YRC event at...

01/01/2015 |  Research Summarie  

List of British Standards June 2016navigation-arrow

A list of British Standards which relate directly to timber, updated bimonthly.

06/06/2016 |  British Standards List  

List of Wood Information Sheetsnavigation-arrow

This document contains a fully comprehensive list of all the most up to date Wood Information Sheets (WIS) published by TRADA. Available to members for free or non-members for £12.00, these Wood Information Sheets provide technical guidance related to almost every timber topic under the sun.



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18/02/2020 |  Wood Information Sheet