WoodEngine – PAMIR link competition

As part of our series of skills webinars we recently ran a session on using the powerful link between our WoodEngine timber frame and PAMIR timber engineering software packages. To encourage users to utilise the tools to their full potential we announced a competition during the webinar, and invited users to send us example jobs

Case Study: Posi-Rafter Cassettes

Thomas Armstrong Ltd, a MiTek truss and Posi-Joist manufacturer based in Cumbria, recently designed and supplied an impressive roof system to one of its timber frame projects utilising Posi-Rafter Cassettes. The job was a new wedding venue, in a Lake District setting, for award winning local builder JJ Lattimer Builders Ltd and was designed/engineered in

PS10+ Posi web

We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new PS10 Posi-Strut web, the PS10+. This new, stiffer and stronger web is the result of a rigorous testing programme and significant investment from MiTek. The new web will be a direct replacement for MiTek’s existing PS10 Posi-Strut web, our most popular Posi-Strut size used

Posi-Rafters, the ideal solution

DWB Hull, a licensed MiTek roof truss and Posi-Joist manufacturer, recently supplied specially designed Posi-Rafters to form the roof for a large domestic extension. Bespoke end details were incorporated into the Posi-Rafter design to make installation straightforward and to provide solid bearings on to the steel beams and walls. The build had two steel ridge purlins

What is a Posi-Joist? – Qualities and Benefits

a roof construction using Posi-Joist

Posi-Joists are revolutionary in the construction industry, combining the versatility of timber with the strength of steel webs to produce a floor and roof system with numerous benefits. The main advantage is the service void created by the open web design, allowing for services and pipework to be easily installed. The steel webs also create