designTimber – Eton Sports & Aquatics Centre

Join us for the seventh session in our 2024 series of designTimber webinars, where we learn from the multidisciplinary team behind the Eton Sports & Aquatics Centre.


Date: Wednesday 7 August 2024

Time: 13.00 – 14.00 pm

Location: Online


This designTimber webinar features Eton Sports & Aquatics Centre, a high-performance mass-timber facility comprising a 25m pool and four-court sports hall designed by Hopkins Architects.

Soaring, expressed glulam columns and beams comprise the main supporting structure of this finely crafted building, which has been carefully designed for full accessibility and a variety of uses.

Architect Andrew Barnett from Hopkins Architects will be joined by structural engineer Barney Jordan from Cundall and timber specialist John Spittle from WIEHAG to provide insight into the design, engineering and construction of this impressive timber project.


Confirmed speakers:

Andrew Barnett – project architect, Hopkins Architects

Barney Jordan – structural engineer, Cundall

John Spittle – timber specialist, WIEHAG


This event is free to attend. Please login or create an account to register.

  • Event short description (used on home page):

    In this designTimber webinar we learn from the multidisciplinary team behind the Eton Sports & Aquatics Centre.