Articles

Dr Keerthi Ranasinghe, Principal Structural Engineer at Exova BM TRADA, discusses how CLT can help architects reach new heights.
Research by Exova BM TRADA’s Timber Investigations Team has shown that visual inspection of common roadside open-stock fencing, acoustic barriers and anti-glare barriers does not produce reliable results in terms of identifying fugal decay.
Robin Lancashire, Senior Timber Frame Consultant at Exova BM TRADA, offers guidance on best practice for party wall thermal bypass when building with timber frame.
With more and more products coming onto the market, and better information now available about performance, the modified wood sector has moved on considerably. Phil O’Leary, Head of Timber Technology Investigations at Exova BM TRADA, discusses the developments in the sector and what it means for the industry