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.

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

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We would be pleased to discuss your project with you. Whatever your budget we will work with you to produce an affordable, functional and beautiful building.

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"We have constructed several buildings using Oak frames designed, manufactured and erected by the Green Oak Carpentry Company. We are pleased to confirm that their work is accurate, well detailed and delivered on time. They are knowledgeable and we find working with them easy and straight forward. We therefore have no hesitation in recommending them."

Robert, Trembath Associates

"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

"We wanted to write to you to express our profound gratitude for the excellent work you have done on our building scheme. It cannot have been easy to pick up the project from another architect when there were still a number of issues unresolved, but you have done so brilliantly and remained calm throughout, even at fraught times. We really do appreciate that you have gone the extra mile for us. We have all enjoyed working with you and have been so impressed with the quality of your work."

Alastair, The Early Years Project

"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

"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