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New Model Building: Details Book

The New Model Building (NMB) serves as a comprehensive framework of design principles and guidance shaped specifically for the construction of multistorey residential mass timber buildings in the United Kingdom, in full compliance with UK building regulations and local policies such as the Greater London Authorities Affordable Homes Programme Funding Guidance. A suite of open-source easy-to-use documents produced by Waugh Thistleton explain the design principles and details of the New Model Building

This Detail handbook describes the technical standards on which the New Model Building is predicated, and contains a suite of details, checklists and performance specifications which describe how to design using the New Model Building principles.

It should be used in conjunction with the NMB Guide & Evidence books.



AUTHORS: Waugh Thistleton Architects, University College London, Buro Happold, Gardiner & Theobald

DATE: September 2023


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