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At the forefront of European cross laminated timber research and development, the X-LAM Alliance is an innovative partnership, combined to form superior strength - bringing to the UK construction markets a seamless and consistent method of supplying certified CLT solutions.
B & K Structures and Binderholz formed the X-LAM Alliance in 2011 to assist at every stage of the construction journey – from pre-tender design through to
Having carried out fire, seismic, strength and lifting studies, the X-LAM Alliance offer unrivalled information and technical data for all professions at each stage of the planning, design and construction process.
This highly effective working relationship, together with a commitment to research and innovation, make the X-LAM Alliance a robust, reliable construction partner in the delivery of sustainable cross laminated timber solutions. At the core of the X-LAM Alliance’s ethos is that clients can have total confidence in their ability to deliver their vision, to the correct specification, on time and on
B & K Structures
As the UK’s leading structural frame contractor, specialising in design and delivery of sustainable buildings, B & K Structures offer a complete service from design to installation. Operating since 1974, our company is recognised for outstanding quality, innovative solutions and successful service to the construction industry. Delivering a significant portfolio of
Delivering structural solutions, which are optimised in terms of cost, performance and sustainability, B & K Structures takes full advantage of offsite manufacturing techniques by exploiting Design for Manufacturer and Assembly (DfMA) protocols. DfMA is used as the foundation for concurrent engineering processes to simplify and fully optimise the structure wherever possible, to reduce manufacturing and assembly costs and to value engineer. This process helps to identify, calculate and eliminate waste or inefﬁciency in the building design. Through careful design detailing and value engineering, B & K Structures is able to offer the best possible construction solution, ensuring a smooth integration for follow-on trades -delivering environmentally sustainable projects on time and to budget.
As structural specialists, B & K Structures has an award winning portfolio projects - delivering innovative, economic and sustainable solutions across a wide range of sectors
In the timber industry, the name of Binder stands for tradition and integrity, combined with high-tech innovation. Still only a small sawmill operation 60 years ago, the family operation has become a leading European company, equipped with cutting-edge technologies and production methods and a corresponding reputation on the timber market.
Binder employs about 1,350 people at five Austrian sites - Fügen, Jenbach, St. Georgen, Hallein and Unternberg; at two Bavarian sites - Kösching/Interpark and Burgbernheim/Neustadt
Binderholz produces efficiently on a sustainable basis in accordance with the no-waste principle and recovers 100% of the resource of timber.
Binderholz owes its reputation to active and close personal customer service, to a product mix and a price policy - meeting the needs of the market and to Binderholz quality management.