World’s first building made from hardwood CLT

First used publicly in 2013, American tulipwood cross-laminated timber has been used to build a cancer support centre in Oldham, UK.

Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 46, No. 7

Plastics, Rubber and Composites , Vol. 46, No. 7, 09 Aug 2017 is now available. Members can read for free.

Tribology - Materials, Surfaces & Interfaces, Vol. 11, No. 2

Tribology - Materials, Surfaces & Interfaces , Vol. 11, No. 2, 03 Apr 2017" is now available online. Members can read for free.

Materials Research Innovations, Vol. 21, No. 5

Materials Research Innovations , Vol. 21, No. 5, 29 Jul 2017 is now available. Members can read for free.

London sparks debate over £83bn North Sea oil and gas clean-up

Over the next decade it is estimated that 100 fixed structures, 7,500km of subsea pipeline and approximately 1,800 wells will be retired as part of a decommissioning programme in the North Sea. Oil and Gas UK suggest that the cost of this infrastructure clean-up could hit £83 billion.