TRADA Tag

TRADA is officially calling for entrants to its TRADA University Challenge 2019 in which students will be challenged to design exemplary student accommodation predominantly from timber. 60 students from 30 universities will descend on the University of Sheffield’s Diamond Building for an intense charrette-styled challenge on...

TTF Managing Director, David Hopkins, has joined TRADA's Board of Directors. TRADA (The Timber Research and Development Association) is a renowned international membership organisation dedicated to inspiring and informing best practice design, specification and use of wood in the built environment and related fields. On David’s addition...

Marking the beginning of a 5-year education plan for the East Anglia Timber Trade Association (EATTA), three key university lecturers from the Eastern region travelled to Sweden to update their knowledge of today’s timber production on 13-15th September 2018. The visit was arranged by EATTA as...

A talented multidisciplinary team of #tomorrowstimbertalent from some of Britain’s best-known universities have won TRADA’s prestigious undergraduate Urban Buzz competition. Edward Shaw and Wing Lam Lo from the University of Sheffield, Katy Horner from Edinburgh Napier University, Will Evans from Coventry University and Jure Zibret from Leicester...

Sixty students from 24 universities will gather at the University of Sheffield tomorrow Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th of February to take part in TRADA’s prestigious University Challenge competition 'Urban Buzz 2018'. Part of TRADA’s University Engagement Programme, Urban Buzz 2018 aims to inspire the next generation of timber trailblazers...

The Timber Trade Federation is delighted to be among the main sponsors of the prestigious TRADA's University Challenge competition 2018 which aims to inspire the next generation of timber trailblazers to create inspiring designs and engineering solutions in cross-laminated timber. 60 Students from 24 universities will...

The winners of the annual Wood Awards have been announced at a ceremony held on the 21st November at the Carpenters’ Hall in London hosted by Johanna Agerman Ross, Founder of Disegno magazine and Curator of Twentieth Century and Contemporary Furniture and Product Design at...

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. This year the TTF was one of the major sponsors for the award. The team of four students from the University of Edinburgh...