Wood Awards Tag

The winners of the annual Wood Awards were announced at a ceremony held on the 19th November at Carpenters’ Hall in London hosted by Priya Khanchandani, editor of Icon magazine. Established in 1971, the Wood Awards is free to enter and aims to recognise and...

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...

The launch of the Wood Awards 2019 will be held at the Building Centre in London on Tuesday 12th March. The guest speaker of the evening will be Alex de Rijke, cofounder of dRMM Architects. The event - sponsored by the Timber Trade Federation - will begin at...

Making the case for wood to an audience of architects, designers and manufacturers at the recent Wood Awards in London, David Hopkins Managing Director of the Timber Trade Federation (TTF) left nobody in doubt as to the importance of wood as the key construction material...

The winners of the annual Wood Awards have been announced at a ceremony held on the 20th November at Carpenters’ Hall in London hosted by David Hopkins, Managing Director of the Timber Trade Federation. Established in 1971, the Wood Awards is free to enter and...

Twenty exceptional buildings and twelve furniture and product projects have been shortlisted for the Wood Awards 2018.  The shortlist will be showcased at the London Design Fair (Stand: 13.3, Hall: H13), Old Truman Brewery, 20th-23rd September. Winners will be revealed at the annual Wood Awards ceremony at Carpenters’ Hall on 20th...

The Passivhaus movement aims to create buildings with a high level of energy efficiency, created through both the fabric of the building and the fitments which are part of it. We examine timber’s place in Passivhaus buildings.  Gradually being taken up for residential refurbishment and new-build,...

This year's Wood Awards Launch Reception was a roaring success, with more than 200 people in attendance. On Tuesday 13th March, architects, designers, students and timber industry stakeholders literally packed the exhibition area of The Building Centre in London for the official opening of the Wood...

On Tuesday 13th March 2018, the Wood Awards 2018 will be launched with a drinks reception at The Building Centre in London. The event - sponsored by the Timber Trade Federation and running from 18.30 to 20.30 - will bring together designers, architects, manufacturers, developers and planners keen...

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...