From innovate treatments that improve the durability of timber and timber products, to new products designed for specific applications and connections that reduce assembly time and costs, this is an invaluable resource.View
Carbodur is a carbon fibre sheet system that is glue bonded to timber beams to improve spanning ability and strength, and to repair existing structures. It can also be used with concrete as well as timber.
Its main benefit relates to the repair and strengthening of existing structures.
Expensive. Carbon fibre also tends to be brittle hence requiring it to be handled with care and detailed appropriately. Not really appropriate for new building work - largely limited to use in the repair of existing structures.
Structurecraft are a contractor specialising in the engineering, design detailing, supply and fabrication of complex, large and challenging timber structures. Though there is nothing especially groundbreaking about the panelized systems that they use, they occupy a worthwhile link in the supply chain that largely does not currently exist...