Hardwoods Storage Building

designTimber – UK Hardwoods Storage Building

In the penultimate webinar in the designTimber 2023 series, we hear from the multidisciplinary team behind the UK Hardwoods Storage Building – shortlisted for the Commercial & Leisure award in the 2022 Wood Awards.

About this event:

Commissioned by UK Hardwoods and built using timber from their own land, this fine storage unit is thought to be the largest UK-grown glulam structure ever built.

During the webinar, we hear from client and project lead Tom Bedford from UK Hardwoods and structural engineer Robin Nicholson from Buckland Timber as they discuss the design and process of this beautiful industrial timber project.


Presentation from Tom Bedford and Robin Nicholson | 30 min

Panel discussion with chair | 15 min

Q & A with the audience | 15 min


Tom Bedford – client, project lead and managing director of UK Hardwoods

Robin Nicholson – structural engineer, Buckland Timber

  • Event short description (used on home page):

    Learn about this warehouse which stands as the largest UK-grown glulam structure ever built.