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Trussed rafter manufacturers and timber engineering firms learn to tackle fear in face of challenges at Trussed Rafter Association AGM and conference

In the face of Brexit and other challenges this year, leading trussed rafter manufacturers and timber engineering firms learned to tackle fear like a Commando, at a high-energy AGM and conference for the Trussed Rafter Association (TRA).

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Online training course proves popular with trussed rafter designers

The trussed rafter industry is working hard to upskill employees, as the construction industry continues to struggle with skills shortages, with sign-ups for specialist training quadrupling.

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Trussed Rafter Association chief executive Nick Boulton announces new structure at AGM

New talent, new leadership, new structure and embracing new technology were just some of the highlights from the Trussed Rafter Association (TRA) AGM last month. Speaker Alison Watson, founder of Class of Your Own, told delegates about the Design Engineer Construct! Programme and explained how easily the construction industry can collaborate with local schools to give a taste of what ...

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Trussed Rafter Association publishes updated roofing guidance for housebuilders

The Trussed Rafter Association (TRA) has updated its roofing guidance for housebuilders to include information about single-skin cladding for spandrel panels.

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Trussed Rafter Association launches revamped website

The Trussed Rafter Association (TRA) website, which provides technical support to homebuilders, architects and self-builders, has been revamped for 2018.

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Trussed Rafter Association urges housebuilders to review legacy roof designs ahead of switch to building design standard Eurocode 5

The Trussed Rafter Association (TRA) is urging housebuilders to review their legacy roof designs as it prepares to switch to building design standard Eurocode 5 from 1 January 2018.

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