The designer of a prefabricated modular housing system that can be assembled on site in three days claims the system offers an important contribution to solving Britain’s housing crisis.
Kingspan TEK has demonstrated its cultural flair – and its structural agility – with the use of its cladding panels to create the striking circular facade of a £16 million library and exhibition centre in South Shields in Tyneside.
A Leicester-based woodworking machinery supplier has expanded its sales team with the appointment of Gareth Dean.
It’s water off Kebony’s back when it comes to a waterfront development in Marinstaden, Sweden – where an eye-catching floating villa has been clad in the modified timber material.
The collaboration of two trade bodies covering the engineered timber industry will benefit the housing sector by improving product quality and increasing skills, it is claimed.
The organisers of the Wood Awards have issued the call for entries to this year’s event with the deadline for submitting application being 26 May.
Two members of staff at NYTimber’s manufacturing and distribution centre in Catterick have qualified in visually grading the strength of softwoods.
The world’s first life cycle assessment calculated using the new BRE LINA tool were presented at Ecobuild earlier this month.
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