The window is a weak point in the envelope of the building and must therefore be considered very carefully during the design phase keeping in mind the following needs:
The new architectures require increasingly elaborate shapes and timber is undoubtedly one of the best material for this purpose: in a few weeks we will be able to show you a really amazing project we are working on … not just during the day … At the moment we can not tell you more.
The Wood-Construction forum has now reached its 7th edition and the “subtitle” is very eloquent “Wooden constructions: from practice to practice! Innovation | Durability | Ecology | Developments”.
This year the news are really many starting from the place that passes from the “historic” Villa 40 to
What are the sizing criteria for a slab made of timber? Is it sufficient to consider only the stresses (bending moment and shear) and the deformations (instantaneous and at infinite time)?
The answer to this question is simply “no”. (more…)