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2016
An independent survey was carried out to the cost effectiveness of concrete roof tiles. The purpose of these span/material/cost graphs is to give architects, building designers and prospective home builders an indications of the cost relationship between concrete roof tiles and steel sheeting.
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2017
We have developed Ekonoroof Timber for the traditional housing market in southern Africa. It is a custom designed solution incorporating the certified CMA Roofing Sytstem by Agrément South Africa and accepted by the NHBRC. The Ekonoroof Timber package consists of prefabricated SA pine nail plate timber trusses with tiling battens to be fixed to the trusses and covered with Marley SABS concrete roof tiles in a choice of cost-effective finishes and colours.
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2016
Installation guidelines for alulite® domestic insulation on steel trusses and timber trusses...
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2017
Gyproc Gyptone/Rigitone is a range of characteristically styled ceiling boards with high levels of acoustic absorption and impact resistance. Gyptone Rigitone boards are characterised by circular perforations and Gyproc Gyptone are characterised by rectangular or square perforations.
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2016
This manual has been compiled to promote good roofing practice, which necessitates correct design and detailing, the use of good quality materials and proper installation procedures. Provided that these are done correctly, a concrete tile roof will provide years of maintenance free service enhancing the aesthetic appeal of the building.
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Aug
2015
The MiTek Wall Tie is a holding down component devised to anchor timber roof trusses, rafters, beams or steel roof trusses to the wall.
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Oct
2014
Institute for Timber Construction Roof Erectors Handbook For the Installation & Bracing of Pre-Fabricated Timber Roof Trusses - Volume 2 - Including Large Span Roofs
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Oct
2014
Institute for Timber Construction Roof Erectors Handbook For the Installation & Bracing of Pre-Fabricated Timber Roof Trusses - Volume 1 - Including Large Span Roofs
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Feb
2014
Ultra-Span trusses can be supplied in kit-form (low-cost housing or other remote projects) whereby trusses are assembled on site (contributing to local skills transfer and employment), or in pre-fabricated form ready for installation on the roof.
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Mission To uplift through our members the standards in all aspects of the timber construction industry for the benefit of the consumers by; monitoring the membershipcontinuously improving standardspromoting and marketing of engineered timber structuresoversee the training and development of our members Vision To create and maintain the highest standard in the timber construction industry
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Metal Fasteners
MiTek specialises in the manufacturing and sales of all types of metal fasteners for timber, e.g. galvanised steel connector plates for the prefabricated timber roof truss industry.
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Well known for leading brands such as Tanalith, Antiblu, Wolmanized, Vacsol, Weatherwood and Tanalised, Lonza Wood Protection is the world leader in wood protection products.
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News & product highlights

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The appropriate choice in the type of roof structure for low-cost and affordable housing is very much based on cost and also specific requirements, with both the nail-plated timber trusses and the light gauge
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2014
Conventional wisdom has it that timber trusses are best suited to smaller roofs and give way to steel on larger structures for both technical and cost considerations. 
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2016
As a country whose available natural resources need to be conserved and used optimally, the South African construction trade can benefit from making use of laminated timber beams for structural applications. 
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Jul
2016
The Institute for Timber Construction (ITC-SA), South Africa’s professional body and regulator of the engineered timber structure industry, offers insight into the benefits of pre-fabricated roof trusses and how to prevent costly and potentially dangerous situations arising from having a non-compliant, site-manufactured roof installed by an erector that is not ITC-SA accredited.   
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Jan
2015
The roof structure is arguably one of the most important construction elements of any residential building, protecting the occupier’s property, finishes and inhabitants from the elements. 
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Jul
2017
With Women’s Month fast approaching, the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa’s professional body and regulator of the engineered timber structure industry, spotlights three of its female members, who share their experiences as women in construction.
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Aug
2016
A prominent highlight on the local timber construction calendar, The Annual Timber Engineered Product Awards, hosted by the Institute for Timber Construction (ITC-SA) at Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg on the 19th of August, showcased and rewarded top class workmanship in the fields of decking, timber frame construction and roofing.
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Aug
2016
The Institute for Timber Construction (ITC-SA), South Africa’s professional body and regulator of the engineered timber structure industry, is set to attend Wood World, Interbuild Africa 2016, which takes place from 17-20 August at Expo Centre Nasrec in Johannesburg. 
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Jun
2017
While there are a few misconceptions around timber’s fire performance, structural timber for roofing is both commonplace and performs well under fire conditions. As with every aspect of building, timber roof trusses must be manufactured and erected in line with the National Building Regulations and SANS 10400, which provide for fire safety.  
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Nov
2014
Leader in the timber and steel truss connector plate industry, MiTek Industries South Africa (Pty) Ltd has over one hundred licenced roof truss manufacturers operating nationally
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Nov
2014
A wide range of products for timber engineering and masonry, all designed to make site work faster, easier, more efficient, and economical  
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Sep
2016
Alulite® is an excellent radiant barrier for downward heat flow (summer) and a moderate barrier for upward heat flow due to the trap air bubbles (winter), simple to use and cost effective.
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Nov
2014
The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa\'s – ITC-SA\'s – mission is to raise standards in the Nail Plated Timber Roof Truss Industry through the development and supportive enforcement of appropriate technical, quality and ethical standards.
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