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Rock Paper Scissors

Aug 10, 2018
Smith and Wallwork has published Rock Paper Scissors, celebrating the first 5 years of projects and research. You see our book on Issuu or you can download a copy of the book here. Happy reading!
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RIBA Research Award

Dec 07, 2016
Smith and Wallwork research collaboration with Cambridge University and PLP wins RIBA Research Award. Our work on super-tall timber buildings won the design and technical category. The work has been led by Dr Michael Ramage and Dr Rob Foster at
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World Conference on Timber Engineering

Sep 02, 2016
Smith and Wallwork were invited to speak at the recent WCTE 2016 in Vienna. We presented our research on cut-back CLT ribbed slabs carried out in collaboration with Cambridge University Engineering Department. The paper dealt with FE modelling of timber,
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Trada timber pre-scheme book

Jul 24, 2016
Trada has published a new timber elements scheme design manual. The new book is aimed at engineers but could also be used by architects and others to determine timber floor, beam, wall and column sizes for a variety of different
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80 storey timber tower in London

Apr 08, 2016
London’s first timber skyscraper could be a step closer to reality after researchers presented Mayor of London Boris Johnson with conceptual plans for an 80-storey, 300 metre high wooden building integrated within the Barbican. Smith and Wallwork collaborated with researchers
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Timber Research 2

Mar 11, 2016
Based on our Yoker project in Glasgow we are carrying out a research project with The University of Cambridge to better understand the performance of a 2 way spanning point supported CLT slab. The project focusses on the analysis and
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