Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) Tag

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...

Waugh Thistleton Architects, in collaboration with the Softwood Lumber Board & Forestry Innovation Investment, have recently launched the book 100 Projects UK CLT. The one hundred projects featured in the book were selected from over 500 completed CLT projects in the UK. "Over the last 15 years the...

Adding light and useable space to a brick Victorian semi-detatched property in a Conservation Area in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, whilst providing a high level of insulation and using sustainable materials, was the challenge presented to Gresford Architects. Their solution was to become one...

Winner of the Education & Public Sector category in the 2017 Wood Awards, Maggie's Centre in Oldham offers those going through cancer a welcoming warmth and an opportunity to enjoy a more natural environment in which to discuss their prospects and problems, and to find...

A combination of cross-laminated timber panels (CLT), glulam beams, and timber cladding in this building, designed for the University of Nottingham by The Fairhursts Design Group, are helping to achieve the desire for carbon neutrality in the construction of the GlaxoSmithKline Laboratories for Sustainable Chemistry. A...