CPD Seminars

CPD Seminars
The Green Oak Carpentry Company offers Continuing Professional Development seminars to architects and engineers.

These seminars have been well received by building professionals. They cover all aspects of oak timber framing and timber structure design, and are an invaluable resource.

CPD Seminars For Architects And Engineers

Designers who attend our seminars will be able to better understand the capabilities of timber and to design accordingly.

Too often designers assume that timber cannot achieve a large span or carry significant loads, but this is simply not the case and structural oak frames or other forms of timber structure can perform remarkably well with the right approach and detailing.

In recent years the popularity of timber has grown as has the understanding of how best to treat the material.

Presentations

Ramboll Large Span Structures – Andrew Holloway
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Timber Joints: Traditional and Contemporary – Andrew Holloway
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Brighton University 2nd Year Project: Amphibious Vessel – Andrew Holloway
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Savill Presentation – Andrew Holloway
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Timber Gridshell Structures – Andrew Holloway and Stephen Corbett
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Twenty-First Century Timber – Stephen Corbett
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What Designers Need to Know About Oak Framing – Andrew Holloway
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Windmill Hill Farm and The Lookout – Andrew Holloway
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Brochure

For pictures and information about our complete service please download our brochure (PDF format).

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"I wanted to drop you a quick note to show my appreciation for your guys efforts today; they were a pleasure to have around the house and worked hard to get the frame up today."

Paul, Contracts Manager

"Just a quick note to say thank you for sending such a great team to do the work. As well as clearly being very hardworking and hugely skilled, Mick, Andy, Clark and Dave were all exceptionally pleasant, considerate and cheerful guys to have around, and as such a huge credit to Green Oak."

Julia, Crabfields Farm

"Just to say that it looks fabulous, and all who survey it are wonder-struck. Best wishes and many thanks to you all."

Simon, National Trust

"Thank you for the frame that you have just finished at Rogate. It was a miserable wet day, yesterday and John and team carried on regardless. We are delighted with the overall look and also the mouldings to the members. As usual, the frame was millimetre accurate and will be easy to take forward to complete the building."

Bob, Trembath Associates

"Thanks for the excellent job which has just been completed on the Oak Frame extension to the above property. Not only is the quality of the work faultless, it is a true work of art, which will bring endless enjoyment to me and my wife. The end result has surpassed our wildest expectations."

Ray Nicolaides