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Stress-Lamination: Utilising low-grade timber in construction.

  Stress lamination of timber, as an engineering concept, has a useful future in construction, and should provide many opportunities to utilise UK timber - a readily available lightweight material, excellent in compression yet good in bending. That combination will particularly encourage its use.

  • Type:

    Article

  • Date:

    01 January 2006

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Publisher

    Thomas Telford for ICE

  • DOI:

    10.1680/coma.2006.159.1.7

  • ISSN:

    1747-650X

  • Library of Congress:

    TG Bridge engineering

Citation

Freedman, G. J. H. & Kermani, A. (2006). Stress-Lamination: Utilising low-grade timber in construction. Proceedings of the ICE - Construction Materials. 159, 7-10. doi:10.1680/coma.2006.159.1.7. ISSN 1747-650X

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Keywords

Stress-laminated timber; Timber construction; Bridge; Structural properties;

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