Cluster Nelson XLam site tour, Nelson Pine and Irving Smith - Free!

Cluster Nelson XLam site tour, Nelson Pine and Irving Smith - Free!

Free to attend - registration essential. All welcome (Invite and register a friend/colleague/client too)

Site-tour, quick-fire presentations and chats/drinks/nibbles held at XLam NZ Ltd Nelson

Join us at XLam factory and dive deeper with those who will be presenting and a walking tour of the XLam factory. Wednesday 22 August 4.30-6.30pm. CPD points available

Thanks to our sponsors:

Address: 57 Beatty St, Tahunanui, Nelson 7011

(Free drinks and nibbles provided)


An exclusive opportunity to take a site visit around the XLam factory. Jason Guiver, Project Development Manager at Nelson Pine has exciting insights to reveal. And a quick-fire presentation from Irving Smith Architects - Andrew Irving. There will be many people you'll want to meet there - register now.

XLam is focussed on the use of branded CLT and derivative products and is the first manufacturer of cross-laminated timber in the Southern Hemisphere.

Irving Smith Architects (ISA), RTA Studio and Dunning Thornton Consultants are collaborating in the design of a new Hub at SCION’s Rotorua Campus. The Building - a three storey timber diagrid with central atrium, and wrap-around diagonal curtain-wall cladding is a world first timber assembly. Andrew Irving (ISA) will discuss the design lessons learnt, and how prototyping and early contractor involvement are being used to enable a highly prefabricated response to this challenging project.

Date & time:

Wednesday 22 August 4.30-6.30pm

4.30pm: Arrive, chats, XLam induction
5.00pm: Welcome
Walking tour of XLam factory - no open toe shoes! Vests will be supplied.

6.00-6.30pm: Presentations and chats

Partner organisations:

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