Impact of Home Working on Roof Design

Impact of Home Working on Roof Design Since the early days of the pandemic, the impact of home working on roof design has been noticed by the Design team at RML, who have been seeing more demand for trusses and attic trusses from small builders and individuals as a...

Timber Frame and Truss Installation

Impact of Timber Frame on Truss Installation Truss installation on standard builds can be heavy on time and skill consumption, and the increasing prevalence of timber frame allows housebuilders to reduce this time and cut down on the amount of skilled time required –...

Tom Carter Profile

Tom Carter Profile Tom Carter, now Senior Production Manager at Robinson Manufacturing (RML), joined the business in 2007 when the Northampton shoe trade where he had worked until then started to collapse. About to start at our East Midands factory, Proprietor the...

Conservation of Fuel & Power: Approved Document L

Conservation of Fuel & Power: Approved Document L Changes to building regulations that are starting to pave the way for Future Homes Building Standards in 2025 are already having an impact on how we build, according to Head of Timber Frame, James Stanbridge:...

The Role of the Shock

The Role of the Shock Six months is a long time in the commercial world. It is even longer in academia. The speed of learning is not for comparison. 9 months into the Cranfield doctorate seems like a lifetime but also seems like quite the mentally challenging journey....

Timber Frame and the UK Housing crisis

Timber Frame and the UK Housing Crisis Around 340,000 new homes are needed every year, well above the government’s target of 300,000, according to one estimate commissioned by the National Housing Federation (NHF) and Crisis from Heriot-Watt University, which goes on...