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PASQUILL COMPLICATED ROOFLINES AT BRADFORD CARE HOME

PASQUILL COMPLICATED ROOFLINES AT BRADFORD CARE HOME

A new-build development near Bradford comprising apartments, dementia flats and a community day centre has presented Pasquill with a challenging roof truss project, thanks to its complicated rooflines on seven different levels. The 7800m2 scheme has required the UKs largest supplier of trussed rafters to work closely with the architects involved to develop a structural design solution that would comply with the... more
ST GROUP Supply & Install of Extra Care Facility

ST GROUP Supply & Install of Extra Care Facility

ST Group have recently completed the Design, Supply & Installation of this large Extra Care Facility in Thirsk, which comprised of trussed rafters, spandrel panels & associated items over a 12 week program. The Design & Manufacture was undertaken in house at our purpose built facility and co-ordinated on site by our experienced Contracts Manager with one of our top Joinery Teams. With over 20 years experience... more
Curved roof structure from Scotts Timber Engineering is top of the class

Curved roof structure from Scotts Timber Engineering is top of the class

Scotts Timber Engineering worked in tandem with a local contractor to design and install two newly built blocks at a school in Nottingham. The unusually shaped domed roof, which incorporated curved trusses, was a design and construction challenge. The contractor chose Scotts Timber Engineering, based in Redditch, based on past experience of successful projects. They were particularly impressed with the com... more
Roof Trusses for the Islands Project at Chester Zoo

Roof Trusses for the Islands Project at Chester Zoo

We were approached by Read Construction to provide a proposal to supply trusses for a wide variety of unusual roof shapes that were being installed as part of the Islands projects at Chester Zoo. In total we supplied 8 separate buildings with trusses for the Islands Project; each with its own individual design, the shape of the roofs themselves creating a dramatic feature to the look of the building. The Tongko... more
Sandersons raise the roof

Sandersons raise the roof

The latest project from TRA member Sandersons Floor and Roof Truss supplied 56no 2xply 35mm components with a span in excess of 16.0 meters to a local Methodist Church project. This project was big in every sense said Managing Director Barry Sanderson and certainly took up our full 18.0 metre truss table including the eaves.
SPACE RAFTERS

SPACE RAFTERS

Provided for a mono pitch construction, QUINN TRUSS supplied these open webbed rafters for a public building where there was requirement for flexibility of additional piping and servicing line drops in future.
DTE BARN HALL LODGE

DTE BARN HALL LODGE

Donaldson Timber Engineering recently worked with Metro Central Interiors Ltd on the Barn Hall Lodge project in Kingswood, Kent. The residential project was built with block work and cantilevered posi-joist floor and roof levels. DTE Ilkeston branch supplied 227 posi-joists and 52 kerto beams for both levels, which covered a combined area of 524 metres². The project was an interesting one for DTE design team as t... more
PASQUILL PROVIDES STRUCTURAL TIMBER SOLUTIONS FOR NEW SCHOOL IN STAFFORDSHIRE

PASQUILL PROVIDES STRUCTURAL TIMBER SOLUTIONS FOR NEW SCHOOL IN STAFFORDSHIRE

Pasquill, the largest supplier of trussed rafters in the UK, has manufactured and delivered over 500 metal web floor cassettes plus fifty 14.5m wide roof trusses for a new school under construction at Kidsgrove in Staffordshire. Manufactured at a rate of over 180 per week at the companys Chorley branch, the floor cassettes were delivered within three weeks on behalf of Innovaré Systems, a major UK provider of SI... more
Attic Roof in Rossendale

Attic Roof in Rossendale

Latest Project from Truss Form Ltd
Public House Runcorn

Public House Runcorn

A large scale project at a Public House in Runcorn from Truss Form Ltd
PASQUILL GENERATES BESPOKE POSI-ATTIC SOLUTION

PASQUILL GENERATES BESPOKE POSI-ATTIC SOLUTION

Pasquill, the largest supplier of trussed rafters in the UK, has created a bespoke posi-attic solution for an impressive 290 sq.m five bedroom property currently under construction at Washingborough in Lincolnshire. Working on behalf of Elite Timber Homes, Pasquill converted an original design using traditional attic trusses into a version incorporating Posi-joistsTM. Manufactured off-site by Pasquill, the posi-... more
Feature Truss

Feature Truss

Feature truss manufactured and installed for a private client located in The Ribble Valley
Perranporth, Cornwall

Perranporth, Cornwall

This is a 4 1/2 storey block of apartments in Timber Frame construction that we have supplied to Perranporth, Cornwall over looking the Bay itself.
In perfect Harmony for retirement lifestyles

In perfect Harmony for retirement lifestyles

Split over 2 phases totalling nearly £100,000 Harmony were tasked with supplying trusses for 2 complex retirement homes. Both phases required input from Harmonys Technical Director Norman Gore, who has worked closely with the client on numerous projects for over 30 years. His technical knowledge and design experience enabled Harmony Timber Solutions to give a solution to the roof design where others may not have bee... more
Harmony customer service secures over £1 million over 2 projects

Harmony customer service secures over £1 million over 2 projects

Harmony are currently the sole supplier of roof trusses and metal web floor joists to a multiple phase project in Sevenoaks. We have been key supplier of the main contractor and have worked with them on many sites of this magnitude in the past. To date over Half a million pounds of trusses and joists has been supplied to the site with a further 4 phases to go. The site was secured based on Harmonys swift design an... more
Harmony saving time and money using Pamir

Harmony saving time and money using Pamir

Harmony Timber has recently supplied trusses to 5 blocks requiring a mansard roof solution in Twickenham. The roof had been engineered with steel beams throughout and Harmony design team were tasked with removing as much steel as possible. Starting with over 250m of steel beams harmony reduced this by over half to 90m on one block alone. The steel detail was over complicated to start with but with some thought and ... more
KINGSWAY GARDENS

KINGSWAY GARDENS

DTE recently worked with Kirkstall Timber to provide roof trusses and loose rafters for an Orion Homes development in Ossett, West Yorkshire. Kirkstall originally provided us with concept drawings for the roof of the one and two-bedroom apartment buildings. The Cramlington team designed several alternatives, with the final design comprising a low roof with high-level, double-stubbed ridge trusses onto parallel box ... more
DTE Milford Hospital

DTE Milford Hospital

DTE is working with Barratt Homes on a large housing development in Surrey, providing a specialised full roof package for a block of flats and 110 houses. Having worked with DTE before, Barratt Homes approached the team looking for a design and engineering solution. Barratt already had designs drawn up which incorporated steel beams and rods in the roofs, but they were looking for a more efficient alternative. DTE ... more
MTE Hotel Project

MTE Hotel Project

MTE have recently undertaken several projects for the hotel industry. Completing the design, manufacture and on site installation of the projects utilising our own in house installation team coupled with our contact management team to oversee on site progress and organise the projects in line with CDM requirements the projects have all been completed on programme and most importantly maintaining a level of quali... more
PASQUILL IN POSI-JOIST CLASS OF ITS OWN

PASQUILL IN POSI-JOIST CLASS OF ITS OWN

Pasquill, the UKs largest supplier of roof trusses, has manufactured and delivered metal web floor cassettes to accommodate some 1200sq.m. at a new school being built in Derbyshire. Over 800 Posi-Joists were made at Pasquills Chorley, Bodmin and Taunton manufacturing sites, before being assembled into cassettes at Chorley, ready for delivery to site at Reigate Primary School in Mackworth. Posi-Joists are metal we... more

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