Design

Wood Awards 2022 Winners Announced
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University of Cambridge’s ‘Homerton College Dining Hall’ is the UK’s best new timber building, having won the Gold Award at the Wood Awards in a ceremony yesterday evening. Elegant and impressive, the dining hall was praised by the judges for how it celebrates the integrity and inherent beauty of its...
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#TDChallenge23
In it together – a panel on climate responsive retrofit
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With presentations by three leading retrofit advocates, a recent webinar hosted by TDUK University Design Challenge 2023 offered insights into climate-responsive retrofit from the perspectives of an architect, engineer and landscape architect. Despite its critical importance, retrofit is not, yet, common practice – and is likely to be one of...
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Wood Awards Exhibition at the Building Centre
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A free exhibition featuring the thirty-two shortlisted projects for this year’s Wood Awards will be on display at the Building Centre in London, from 31 October – 10 December 2022. Showcasing a stunning array of British architecture and design using wood, this special exhibit will feature building models from 14...
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Download your free essential timber engineering manuals now
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A set of three comprehensive timber design and engineering manuals has been launched by Swedish Wood and Timber Development UK. This three-volume set of books is an ideal career-long design companion for all levels of designer - from student to experienced professional. Each volume is available free as a PDF...
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Wood Awards - enter now
Wood Awards 2022: last chance to enter your project
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Now is your last chance to enter the Wood Awards 2022, with organisers putting out a final call for teams to submit their UK-based wood projects.
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