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Straw bales building and sustainable construction guest lecture and demonstration

construction a building our of wood and straw

The NTU Maker Club is hosting an exciting event in collaboration with INTEREG Europe during which we will be looking at methods of sustainable construction; with particular emphasis on straw bales building.

  • From: Wednesday 29 November 2017, 1 pm
  • To: Wednesday 29 November 2017, 4.30 pm
  • Location: Room 011, Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, NG1 4FQ
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Event details

Participants will have the opportunity to watch demonstrations, get involved in the design of a straw bale building, and to further explore this method of construction through an inspiring set of presentations from the UK’s lead practitioner.

The following topics will be covered within the session: standards; design principles; construction principles; and finishes.

Reserve your place

This session is open to students and staff from across the University.

For all enquiries and to reserve your place for this free workshop simply email NTU Maker Club

Please note: there is limited availability for this demonstration, places are allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

About the Maker Club

The Maker Club at Nottingham Trent University offers staff and students the opportunity to be part of a creative community of learning and sharing, through practical craft-based activities. Free to attend, the Maker Club delivers extracurricular workshops in an informal setting with support from staff and student mentors.

Read more about the Maker Club.

Location details


Room 011, Arkwright Building


Nottingham Trent University

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