Dan Ridley-Ellis and Marlene Cramer from Edinburgh Napier University answered five questions about the use of timber in the UK. Below you can read the short answers, but if you are more interested in the details, read the full blogpost here. Q1) What is the proportion...
You have the chance to work in our InFutUReWood project by joining the Timber Construction – UPM Research Group in Madrid!
Introduction: Issues concerning the reuse of timber members as structural elements in new constructions are relatively new and not well known. We hope to establish non-destructive methods that will estimate mechanical properties of reclaimed timber, to assess if the...
We liked a lot reading about the Itakura construction method and though this project is a great source of inspiration
Following on from our visit to Seagrave House and Davitt House in Dublin, which were in the preliminary strip-out phase of demolition, NUIGalway and UCD visited OCR Waste Management in County Roscommon
A doctoral thesis thoroughly written, with references for every affirmation and percent shown. Wood took an important place in Loriane’s assiduous work.
We would like to draw your attention uppon this collection of recent scandinavian projects presented by the Nordic “Wood in Construction” Scretariat.
The Segal Method was developed by architect Walter Segal to provide inexpensive, temporary accommodation for his family while renovating the main house.
A visit to Seagrave House in Dublin, which is in the preliminary strip-out phase of demolition, was a useful introduction to how orderly demolition practice is in Ireland.
Our research work about the state of reuse of wood today showed that in Sweden there is very little wood reused.
Students, researchers and industry partners will meet 17-18th of September at Ljubljana University to share from their results.
We are now advertising for a vacancy at Edinburgh Napier University, 2-years contract