Span Tables - a look back and forward

TRADA image

Keerthi Ranasinghe, BM TRADA's Eurocodes expert, sets the scene for the fourth edition of TRADA's Eurocode 5 Span Tables, published in 2014.

Article from the TRADA Timber Industry Yearbook 2015

Suggested Reading

Trussed raftersnavigation-arrow

Widely used for a range of building types, trussed rafters are an economical, versatile and straightforward solution to providing a roof over a building.

Trussed rafters are individually designed prefabricated structural components made from strength-graded timber members of the same thickness, joined together with punched metal plate connectors....

21/12/2020 |  Wood Information Sheet  

Introduction to Eurocode 5navigation-arrow

The Eurocodes are a series of standards that establish common rules across the European Economic Area (EEA) for structural design using main construction materials such as concrete, steel, masonry, timber, aluminium and glass. Together with their National Annexes (NAs), where the national choice on a limited number of Nationally Determined...

30/09/2020 |  Wood Information Sheet  

Trussed rafters: the off-site product delivering health and safety best practicenavigation-arrow

Nick Boulton highlights the benefits of off-site manufactured products and the health and safety practices of Trussed Rafter Association members.


28/05/2019 |  Magazine Article