Donaldson Timber Engineering was recently involved in the construction of a new visitor centre at Cuerden Valley Park in Preston, Lancashire.
The community building, located within the beautiful surroundings of the country park, is an exemplar of sustainable building and required its suppliers to propose the most green and eco-friendly options available. As a project close to his heart, Mick Hart, design technicia... more
Cambridge Roof Truss has been busy supplying roof trusses to a number of sites for Bewley Homes including Cavendish Park in Wokingham and Mohawk Gardens in Woodley, Berkshire.
Bewley Homes was founded back in 1991 on the simple philosophy of building quality homes that people would aspire to own, located in highly desirable locations. As a developer, Bewley pride themselves on not churning out mass market hom... more
Roof trusses supplied to 3 large blocks of student accommodation.
These easijoists's have been manufactured with a pitched end detail to easily fit into an existing roof loft conversion.
12 meter Easijoist's manufactured and ready for delivery.
Pasquills roof design solutions are bringing build costs down for Persimmon Homes at one of the developers sites at Weston-Super-Mare. Rowan Fields is the location of a scheme of new-build apartments, which forms the latest phase of a range of property styles at the site. The development consists of a three storey building incorporating complex multiple roofs for which Pasquill has manufactured and supplied roof ... more
Pasquill, the largest supplier of trussed rafters in the UK, has provided Posi-JoistsTM for a Victorian mansion in Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield in the West Midlands. The prestigious 600m2 property, set in almost half an acre of grounds, has undergone partial demolition and a substantial extension by Tame Construction on behalf of architects, Janes Architectural.
When completed, the house will feature six bedrooms... more
Pasquill, part of the Saint-Gobain Group, has provided Glulam and engineered timber I-joists as part of the first project in the UK to be built to Multi-Comfort standards.
The Multi-Comfort building concept, launched in the UK at EcoBuild last year, takes a holistic approach to the design and construction of buildings so that Multi-Comfort buildings are efficient, comfortable and have a positive impact on the h... more
Based in Redditch, Scotts Timber Engineering (STE) successfully completed a design intensive project on five newly constructed apartment buildings for national client, Wates Living. The in-house design team used their knowledge and expertise to co-ordinate the project from start to finish.
STE supplied trussed rafters for each stage of the build to meet the customers tight deadlines. This complex scheme was co... more
Scissor trusses manufactured and supplied by Pasquill are not only fulfilling their structural function, but have been left uncovered in order to showcase their aesthetic qualities. This is at a centre for artists currently under construction at Cove Park on the West coast of Scotland.
Within this development, where the scissor trusses have been installed, there are walls that are neither parallel nor perpendicu... more
Spacejoist attic roof trusses were produced for this bespoke timber frame home to accommodate mechanical heat recovery and other innovative home heating/heat distribution equipment together and a clear span of over 10 metres.
A new-build development near Bradford comprising apartments, dementia flats and a community day centre has presented Pasquill with a challenging roof truss project, thanks to its complicated rooflines on seven different levels.
The 7800m2 scheme has required the UKs largest supplier of trussed rafters to work closely with the architects involved to develop a structural design solution that would comply with the... more
ST Group have recently completed the Design, Supply & Installation of this large Extra Care Facility in Thirsk, which comprised of trussed rafters, spandrel panels & associated items over a 12 week program.
The Design & Manufacture was undertaken in house at our purpose built facility and co-ordinated on site by our experienced Contracts Manager with one of our top Joinery Teams.
With over 20 years experience... more
Scotts Timber Engineering worked in tandem with a local contractor to design and install two newly built blocks at a school in Nottingham.
The unusually shaped domed roof, which incorporated curved trusses, was a design and construction challenge.
The contractor chose Scotts Timber Engineering, based in Redditch, based on past experience of successful projects. They were particularly impressed with the com... more
We were approached by Read Construction to provide a proposal to supply trusses for a wide variety of unusual roof shapes that were being installed as part of the Islands projects at Chester Zoo.
In total we supplied 8 separate buildings with trusses for the Islands Project; each with its own individual design, the shape of the roofs themselves creating a dramatic feature to the look of the building. The Tongko... more
The latest project from TRA member Sandersons Floor and Roof Truss supplied 56no 2xply 35mm components with a span in excess of 16.0 meters to a local Methodist Church project. This project was big in every sense said Managing Director Barry Sanderson and certainly took up our full 18.0 metre truss table including the eaves.
Provided for a mono pitch construction, QUINN TRUSS supplied these open webbed rafters for a public building where there was requirement for flexibility of additional piping and servicing line drops in future.
Donaldson Timber Engineering recently worked with Metro Central Interiors Ltd on the Barn Hall Lodge project in Kingswood, Kent.
The residential project was built with block work and cantilevered posi-joist floor and roof levels. DTE Ilkeston branch supplied 227 posi-joists and 52 kerto beams for both levels, which covered a combined area of 524 metres².
The project was an interesting one for DTE design team as t... more
Pasquill, the largest supplier of trussed rafters in the UK, has manufactured and delivered over 500 metal web floor cassettes plus fifty 14.5m wide roof trusses for a new school under construction at Kidsgrove in Staffordshire.
Manufactured at a rate of over 180 per week at the companys Chorley branch, the floor cassettes were delivered within three weeks on behalf of Innovaré Systems, a major UK provider of SI... more
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