This section provides guidelines and tools to assist architects, designers, engineers and specifiers with timber design, construction and compliance. Resource formats including white papers, research outcomes, design guides, presentations, software and industry publications.

A wide variety of applications from single story commercial to multi-residential and multi-purpose timber constructions are also covered.

The majority of the information can be directly downloaded, while some resources such as span tables can be purchased through your local timber association.

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Standards & Codes

A review of standards and codes applicable in Australia for the design of timber construction.

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Structural grades, span tables, durability tests and a range of software & design resources to assist with building and design compliance.

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Resources for both students and teachers covering a range of topics related to timber design and construction.

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Compare the performance of timber species and materials for a range of applications.

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A range of publications, including design guides and span tables, from WoodSolutions and other industry bodies.

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Seminars, Presentations & Awards

Attend WoodSolutions Seminars & Presentations to learn about using timber in structural construction. Receive CPD points for some events.

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Related Websites

The websites listed here will give you more information about the forest and wood products industry.

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A comprehensive guide to timber terms from A to Z.

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Take a look at all upcoming events.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently asked questions about WoodSolutions and the process of designing and building with timber.

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Additional Articles

Further information on timber design, construction, environmental and compliance issues.

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Search Resources

Search articles or any other resources in this section by relevant keywords. For example, to find all resources on 'acoustics', simply enter acoustics in the search box.