Wood Reinforcement

Wood Reinforcement

The white papers in the wood reinforcement subsection cover different reinforcement options for timber elements based on theory and tested application. Fully threaded self-tapping screws are commonly used as a retrofit solution or to enhance the resistance of the wood fibres in the timber elements. The following type of connections are covered:

  • Notch beam reinforcement
  • Bearing area reinforcement
  • Beam and column splitting reinforcement
  • Bolted connection reinforcement
  • Beam retrofitting

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