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Balliol College Oxford

Jun 29, 2018
Our Balliol College project with BAM, Niall McLaughlin Architects and Bidwells is well underway. The 9m deep basement is dug and raft reinforcement is being fixed. CLT for the first of 7 blocks of student accommodation is also underway. Our
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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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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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CUBC opens

Jan 01, 2017
At the end of 2016 Cambridge University Boat Club completed their new training facility at Ely. Smith and Wallwork engineered a flood resilient hybrid load bearing masonry and concrete structure on top of which sits an iconic folded plate roof
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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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