Logo for the TRADA University Challenge competition.

TRADA University Challenge

February 8, 2019
TRADA is officially calling for entrants to their TRADA University Challenge 2019 in which students will be challenged to design exemplary student accommodation predominantly from timber. The TRADA University Challenge 2019 is an incredible opportunity for students to engage with forerunners of the timber industry and gain fantastic practical insight
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Building with Timber – the only Carbon Neutral Material?

December 6, 2018
Following The Green Register’s 2017 Hot Topic: ‘The Renewables Revolution’, this annual event returns for 2018 featuring a day of talks and illustrated case studies celebrating timber in all its myriad uses in construction. The speakers are from a wide variety of disciplines including architects, contractors, community self builders, engineers
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Whiskey distillery showing curved roof made out of timber

Better Timber Buildings Conference

November 15, 2018
Following on from the success of the last two annual conferences, TRADA and their service provider Exova BM TRADA have joined forces to host a one-day timber conference levelled at uniting the industry in the pursuit of a common goal: building Better Timber Buildings. On 15 November 2018, members of
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Developing the Welsh Joinery Sector. Barriers and opportunities for windows.

Developing the Welsh Joinery Sector. Barriers and opportunities for windows.

November 14, 2018
This event is part of the Home-Grown Homes Project Modern, well-made wood windows will typically out-perform plastic alternatives. Wood windows are commonly used in self-build projects, high-end private developments or in conservation areas. Woodknowledge Wales would like wooden windows to become the default choice for most housing projects in Wales.
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Timber Expo 2018

October 9, 2018
Members of the Woodknowledge Wales team will be attending Timber Expo 2018 on Thursday 11 October. Gary Newman, chief executive of Woodknowledge Wales will be leading an “Interview with Guests” discussion at the Timber Focus Theatre.  The topic of discussion will be “How can we best prepare students of design for
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