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cover of Designing Timber issue 7
Designing Timber | Issue 07
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Issue 7 of Designing Timber, a magazine from Timber Development UK (TDUK) dedicated to architects, designers and anyone working with timber.
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Cover of Designing Timber Issue 6
Designing Timber | Issue 06
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Issue 6 of Designing Timber, a magazine from Timber Development UK (TDUK) dedicated to architects, designers and anyone working with timber.
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New brochure provides timber guidance
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SR Timber has created a new brochure for 2024. The publication, which has more than doubled in size to 28 pages, details the complete range of timber products offered by the company and serves as a handy reference guide for customers seeking top-quality timber solutions. The SR Timber team has...
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Make the most of timber landscaping opportunities this summer
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As summer approaches, demand for timber landscaping in the form of decking, retaining walls, planters and even cladding, creates strong sales opportunities for merchants. This is why International Timber believes now is the ideal time for merchants to stock up on top-of-the-range timber for landscaping and garden projects. Landscaping can...
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The importance of a moisture control plan
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Production of a Construction Stage Moisture Control Plan (CSMCP) is an essential part of the process in managing risks to the timber components. The Construction Stage Moisture Control Plan (CSMCP) needs to encompass the complete process - from timber manufacture to handover of the finished building. By making a detailed...
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Timber Acoustic Regulations
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Building Acoustic Regulations require that occupants be “reasonably protected” from noise. Timber design can help achieve this requirement.
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Timber Strutting in Floors
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Lightweight timber frame construction has adopted offsite building techniques, using a wide range of building components assembled in factories and delivered to site for assembly.
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Brick-clad timber buildings using Donaldson's timber frame system
A timber-framed future for UK housing: Donaldson Timber Systems
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Why have Donaldson Timber Systems just invested £10m in their offsite timber-frame factory? Because they anticipate a big future for timber-frame housing in the UK. They’ve boosted their capacity and technical capabilities because – like many of the UK's major housebuilders – they see timber frame as increasingly central to...
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Import volumes ‘weaker’ but prices have stabilised, figures show
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Timber imports saw weaker volumes during Q1 2024 than in Q1 2023, the latest Timber Development UK (TDUK) statistics show, and they also continue a much greater price stability for many timber and panel products in recent months. Import volumes for Q1 were around 150,000m3 down on the previous year....
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TDUK Trade Note calls for clarity on UKCA/CE marking
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Timber Development UK (TDUK) is calling for the next government to remove the continuing uncertainty around CE marking and the UKCA mark on construction products. At the point that the UK exited the EU back in January 2020, the UK government was very firmly of the intent that recognition of...
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