21/12/2017

Buckland Timber at Winter Wonderland in London’s Hyde Park

Visitors have been flocking to see the Winter Wonderland created in London’s Hyde Park. Nestled neatly in the park you can find one of our recent projects – a small (but beautifully formed) space to meet for a seasonal drink. Winter Wonderland is open until the first of January, so if you have not visited you only have a few days left.

Visitors enjoy the temporary glulam space designed, manufactured and installed by Buckland Timber.

Visitors enjoy the temporary glulam space designed, manufactured and installed by Buckland Timber.

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15/12/2017

Buckland Timber challenge: Find our glulam building at Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park

The Buckland timber team were very busy in the approach to the festive season bending beams and jointing timber to construct a beautiful glulam building for the Winter Wonderland attraction in London’s Hyde Park. If you visit see if you can find us (clue: we are tucked away nicely behind the Dog and Duck).

Winter Wonderland - Hyde Park, London

25/10/2017

Timber Expo NEC Birmingham – Buckland very popular with architects and designers

We had some great feedback from the visitors to our stand at the Birmingham NEC Timber Expo earlier this month. Lots of interest in our work and specifically our ‘case studies’. With this in mind, we will be collating a number of ‘case studies’ into a fact file for prospective customers. So visit the website regularly for updates…

Fact Sheet

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11/10/2017

Buckland Timber featuring on Channel 4 – Grand Designs

Buckland Timber featuring on Channel 4 - Grand Designs

Wednesday 11th October – 9:00 10.00pm on Channel 4.

Situated in the beautiful Blackdown Hills (on the Somerset and Devon border), Buckland Timber assist in one of the most ambitious home projects ever seen on the television show. Bucklands ability to manufacture and supply a range of curved beams enabled the dream project to come into fruition.

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05/07/2017

Buckland Timber – case study fact sheets…

 

As we continue to develop our project portfolio we thought it would be valuable for prospective clients, designers and architects to see ‘in detail’ how Buckland Timber manage and coordinate our projects. Our fact sheets document a range of projects from basic portal frames to complex experimental structures – detailing our design, manufacture and installation processes.

Glulam Factsheets

If you would be interested in being emailed our case studies please get in contact via: info@bucklandtimber.co.uk

 

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02/06/2017

Enhance your shopping experience – just add a little (or large) glulam compilation…

 

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Westquay Shopping Centre – Southampton.

Our glulam beams form a ten-meter tall sculptural enclosure in the newly opened Westquay Shopping Centre – visually dividing the space between the café and the other commercial sites and establishing a focal point for visitors to experience and enjoy.

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A complex ‘double curved’ roof structure is no match for Buckland Timber’s carpentry team…

 

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The Boiler House Café Pavilion – Royal Holloway University – Egham, Surry.

Our work formed the key component in the refurbishment of the university grade two listed north wing – establishing the new Boiler House Café Pavilion. It involved the construction of the new structure adjacent to the existing listed building using a glulam timber framework, modular double curving roof system and included the installation of over 700 individually manufactured triangular ceiling tiles.

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25/05/2017

Planning a trip abroad – make sure you have a coffee before you leave…

If you are flying abroad any time in the future make sure you pop by Pret A Manger at Heathrow Airport (Terminal five).

We manufactured and installed a complex tree shaped canopy as part of the new Pret A Manger café – Our glulam beams form a sculptural canopy, separating the café from other commercial sites and establishing a focal point within the busy airport terminal.

Within hours of the project being completed passengers have been using the space to orientate themselves with the airport – “see you by the tree”.

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