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The winning Gateway

30 May 2017
An innovative modular design that uses a series of reconfigurable hexagonal shapes has scooped the top prize in this year’s TRADA Student Design Competition. The team of four students from the University of Edinburgh impressed the judges with a design they said “demonstrated the most complete consideration of all aspects, from design through to how the building would be constructed and deconstructed”.

Deadline approaching for research award

25 April 2017
Any students who’ve conducted groundbreaking work into timber and its properties have until June 30th to get their entries in to this year’s TTJ award for Innovative University Timber Research.

Private housing fuelling construction growth

24 April 2017
Private house building and growth in infrastructure activity are fuelling growth in construction output, according to the Construction Products Association (CPA), offsetting declines in commercial offices, retail and industrial factories.

Students working on ‘floating compression’ design

23 April 2017
Students from the Emergent Technologies and Design Programme at the Architectural Association School of Architecture are once again developing an innovative timber pavilion for Timber Expo 2017, co-ordinated by TRADA.

Updates to Timber Preservatives WIS

21 April 2017
Changes have been made to TRADA’s Wood Information Sheet Preservative treatment for timber – a guide to specification to reflect updates to standards BS EN 335 and BS EN 350.
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Silva Timber Products Limited

Unit 4
Albright Road
Widnes
Cheshire
WA8 8FY

t: 0151 495 3111

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Timber frame buildings and panels

Rainford Timber Co Ltd

Harris Barn
Wash Farm
Rainford Road
Bickerstaffe
L39 0HG

t: 01695 558789

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Sheds

Arnold Laver

Bramall Lane
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S2 4RJ

t: 0114 223 0300

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