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RIBA Awards for Smith and Wallwork projects

May 21, 2017
At last weeks RIBA East Awards Smith and Wallwork projects won 3 awards. Holkham Hall with Hopkins Architects won a building award and a special award for conservation. Marsh Hill House with Mole Architects won a building award.
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Invisible truss

May 21, 2017
Our designs for the Stephen Perse Foundation incorporates a world first (we think)….a flitch truss or wall. Smith and Wallwork used the principle of a timber flitch beam and scaled it up to incorporate a thin steel plate truss sandwiched
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Should engineers think about construction sequence?

May 12, 2017
Our industry is being challenged to DfM (design for manufacture) and DfD (design for de-construction) but what about DfC (design for construction)? Perhaps the immediate response is it is happening anyway, one part of our CDM duties – but in
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SaW projects in RIBA East awards shortlist

Mar 31, 2017
The RIBA East Awards shortlist was announced this week and three Smith and Wallwork projects are included. Wynch Cottage a CLT scheme with Hawkins Brown Architects, Holkham Hall with Hopkins Architects and Marsh Hill House with Mole Architects. The awards
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CLT in Scotland

Mar 23, 2017
In March 2017 the first CLT panels arrived in Glasgow for the start of CCG’s new 7 storey development, named the Yoker project. Smith and Wallwork has engineered the CLT structure and all its connections and Eurban are installing StoraEnso
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Big trusses

Mar 12, 2017
Last week saw the installation of the first set of long span steel bow-string trusses at the Stephen Perse Foundation. Smith and Wallwork engineered a hybrid CLT and steel structure that will provide new sports and classroom facilities at the
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