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CLT versus Tongue & Groove

CLT versus Tongue & Groove

CLT versus Tongue & Groove sounds like someone who could be in line for this year’s Christmas number one.
But we’re talking mass timber panels.

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Meet the Team: Antonio Savinelli

Meet the Team: Antonio Savinelli

How long have you been working for Buckland and what do you do? 
I’ve been working here since October 2018 and I’m a Structural Engineer. I mainly do design, reports, site surveys and technical advising…

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Buying timber from Tom or Fred down the road

Buying timber from Tom or Fred down the road

It feels like we’ve come full circle with locally grown timber. When we set up the business in 2012, we had the best of intentions of making all our glulam out of locally grown but at the time there only seemed to be a few customers who cared about this…

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Meet the Team: Brent Dicks

Meet the Team: Brent Dicks

How long have you been working for Buckland and what do you do? 
I’ve been here for seven years, from the beginning. It started off with Robin and myself making beams, just the two of us.  Now there’s 13 of us and I run the shop floor, managing all of the production from the carpentry to making the beams…

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Climate Emergency

Climate Emergency

In May 1919 the UK government declared a climate emergency – a year later has our behaviour in relation to construction changed?

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