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ARC Building Solutions Scoop Prestigious Sustainability Awards

On Friday 18th September, at the Leeds Beckett University Research Innovation Sustainability and Enterprise (RISE) Awards, ARC gained success in two out of the eight categories. The ARC T-Barrier® was the winning entry in the Field & Laboratory...
16th October 2015
 

Timber Expo Unveils Comprehensive Seminar Programme

Drawing on the expertise from a wealth of industry figures, Timber Expo, part of UK Construction Week, has revealed details of the wide-ranging seminar programme for the event, taking place at the Birmingham NEC this October. Leading industry...
17th July 2015
 

Reaction to the Autumn Statement

Andrew Carpenter, chief executive of the Structural Timber Association, reacts to this afternoon's autumn statement.
3rd December 2014
 

STA Reveals Surge in Timber Construction Work

The Structural Timber Association has released figures confirming a record number of orders for the sector in the last year, with some businesses seeing a 100% increase in business.
2nd October 2014
 

STA Launches New Fire Safety Workshops

The Structural Timber Association (STA) is launching a new series of Fire Safety workshops across the UK this autumn. The workshops aim to provide the structural timber industry and its affiliates with the latest information on fire...
29th September 2014
 

Whitbread Commits To The Structural Timber Association

Whitbread, one of the UK's largest hotel and restaurant operators, has announced its commitment to only use the products and services of Structural Timber Association members in its future timber-based projects.  The company, which operates brands including Premier Inn, Costa Coffee and Brewers Fayre, build and manage hundreds of properties across the UK, with many more in the pipeline.
20th June 2014
 

Structural Timber Association Endorses Fair Payment Charter

Leading timber organisation, the Structural Timber Association (STA) has publicly endorsed the Supply Chain Payment Charter, published by the Construction Leadership Council, and is encouraging its members to sign up to it. At its AGM yesterday, 21...
22nd May 2014
 

Structural Timber Association announces line up for AGM & Annual Conference

One year on from rebranding as the Structural Timber Association, the former UKTFA has announced an impressive line-up for its AGM and Annual Conference in May.
8th May 2014
 

National Custom and Self Build Week - 3-11 May

Over the past decade, there has been a vast increase in the number of new homes being built in timber.
2nd May 2014
 

Structural Timber Association Goes For Growth

The Structural Timber Association has launched a new series of Going For Growth workshops.
16th April 2014
 

UKSIPS joins the STA

Leading timber industry membership organisations UKSIPS and the Structural Timber Association (formerly the UKTFA) have joined forces, creating a stronger presence for their members within the sector.
9th April 2014
 

Reaction to the 2014 Budget

Following George Osborne’s statement today, Andrew Carpenter, chief executive of the Structural Timber Association, gave his reaction to the Chancellor’s proposals.
19th March 2014
 

Top Nomination For Erectors’ Programme

The Structural Timber Association’s Erector Mentoring Programme has been nominated for a prestigious Building Award.
3rd March 2014
 

Structural Timber Association Goes On Air

The Structural Timber Association will feature in a programme airing on Sky TV tonight (Tuesday 25 February).
25th February 2014
 

Development Module Receives Accreditation

Innovative online learning tool, Architect’s Challenge, has achieved RIBA CPD accreditation.
30th January 2014
 
 
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