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Construction innovation factory opens

An Innovation Factory for construction where companies can test new products and techniques has launched this week. The new £2m factory in Lanarkshire is being launched by the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre. Anyone within the...
18th September 2017

STA Launch Time for Timber Podcast

A ‘wealth of information’ is a commonly used expression but accessing content can be a problem for busy construction professionals. The newly launched Structural Timber Association’s Podcast - Time for Timber - can be listened to ‘on...
12th September 2017

Hanson Plywood will once again be sponsoring a creative installation at this years’ Timber Expo

This will mark the 4th time that the Halifax-based company have worked alongside students at the Architectural Associations School of Architecture with the help of TRADA. The sculpture will be constructed using birch throughout plywood sourced from...
31st August 2017

What Lego can teach construction clients

Lego was founded in 1932 by Ole Kirk Christiansen, a visionary who steered the company through a series of crises by adapting and modernising. This was most notable in 1947 when the company switched from wooden to plastic toys. Fast...
30th August 2017

The Wonders of Wood

Discipline Director Andrew Wylie specialises in engineering with timber and timber hybrids. With the recent rise of timber hybrid construction he explains what it is about timber that makes him so keen on championing its use in construction. ...
29th August 2017
 
 
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