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Some UK housing developers discontinuing CLT for high-rise after post-Grenfell legislation

20-01-2020
UK, housing developers, CLT, limited use, post-Grenfell, legislation, policy, combustible materials, external walls, new buildings, 18 metres

Swan is the latest housing developer to join the list of developers evaluating concrete and steel alternative for residential units over 18 metres. Despite a successful completion of the mid-rise, six-storey Watts Grove development Tower Hamlets in East London, a 65-unit residential project, Swan will now restrict the use of CLT to two- and …

Atlas Engineered Products wins new contracts in Western Canada

13-12-2019
Atlas Engineered Products, British Columbia, multi-family development, engineered wood, roofs, walls, floors, trusses, laminated veneer wood

Atlas Engineered Products has recently been awarded significant contracts at its’ three facilities in Western Canada. “As the construction industry embraces the shift to customised engineered roofs, walls, floors and beams, particularly for multi-family developments, the value and size of individual AEP projects and client …

Editor’s pickRadisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm hotel reveals new look

20-08-2018
Radisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm, Wingårdhs, Sweden, Nybroviken, oak, walnut, floors, walls

The Radisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm opens its doors after an extensive renovation by Swedish Architectural Studio Wingårdhs, revealing a modern luxurious new look for the hotel, fit for the modern traveller and design enthusiast. The full renovation, including 170 guest rooms, lobby, meeting rooms and a new restaurant and bars …

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