Cladding Tag

Cladding Working Group Meeting09:00 - 14:00Tuesday 30th AprilCIILIP, London The Timber Trade Federation is launching a new working group on timber cladding to help bring clarity, guidance and promotion to the timber cladding market. We are now seeking expressions of interest for those members wishing to join. You...

This blog post is by TTF Managing Director David Hopkins. It originally appeared on the FMB website Architects’ creations often go in fashions, but there’s one fashion which, with the advance of climate change, is here to stay, and that’s the ever-increasing use of wood, internally and...

Below is summary of the changes to the Approved Documents following the Government’s consultation on banning the use of combustible materials in the external walls of high-rise residential buildings. (The consultation can be found here) The changes to Approved Document B volume 2 and Approved Document...

Last week, the Government announced an amendment to part B of the building regulations which has implications for timber components of buildings in and on external walls. The regulations specify that for all residential developments above 18m, all materials in or on the external wall must...

SCA Wood's new planing mill in Tunadal was inaugurated on Wednesday 31st of October. The investment in Tunadals planing mill of 80 million SEK means increased productivity and better prerequisites for product development and innovations. The new planing mill comes with a lot of benefits, with...