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Woodsolutions SA seminar in timber applications

Timber has been used in various applications from residential housing, marine structures, and more recently mid-rise and multi-storey buildings. However, which species of timber and engineered timber product can be used in the various architectural and structural applications available to those specifying timber? Source: Timberbiz

This free South Australian seminar is organised by Woodsolutions and will present various recent case studies drawn locally from South Australia in how timber has been specified for multiple projects and the results of the construction process. It is aimed at architects, engineers, builders and developers and building designers.

The event will be held at Engineers Australia in Adelaide on Monday 8 April started at 9.00am and finishing at 12.30pm.

Program and Speakers

09:20am Seminar Welcome & Introduction – Barry Brunton, WoodSolutions

09:30am Timber in Architecture – Various Case Studies – Presented by Cary

Duffield – Troppo Architects. Cary Duffield will present a range of projects designed by Troppo Architects including residential and commercial where timber has been specified in structural and architectural applications

10:15am: Q&A with Cary Duffield

10:30am Various applications of Timber Species – Residential Construction

Case Study – Presented by Ken Otto – Otto Timber. Ken Otto from Otto Timber, Joinery & Hardware will be describing the unique use of many various species of timber in residential construction including the use of ‘Urban Timber’

11:15am Q&A with Ken Otto

11:30am: CLT in Sth Australia – Verde Apartments – Presented by Barry Brunton – on behalf of Morgan & Hansen Builders. Barry Brunton will be going through the process of using CLT in the first major structure in South Australia and describe the key milestones/stakeholders involved from procurement, optimisation of design and the successful results of this landmark project in Adelaide.

12:15pm Q&A with Barry Brunton

RSVP: by 4th April.

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