LOG POSTS TO LAMINATED BEAM The Birth Of A Modern Construction Material by Andrew lawrence

Andrew Lawrence, Associate, Arup Advanced Technology & Research Group, London

Recent landmark projects in Europe show what can be achieved in timber structures such as ground breaking Alvaro Siza’s Serpentine Pavilion and the exciting design of the recently completed Metz Pompidou by Shigeru Ban demonstrate how the natural attributes of timber make the ideal choice for both iconic and smaller scale structures.

Andrew takes us on a personal journey through the use of structural timber and provides some fascinating insights into the engineering behind landmark international projects.

Post time: 01-20-2018