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Thermal &
acoustics.

The efficiency of building components is based on the material-specific characteristics of building products which provide comfort in rooms and resistance against environmental influences.

Wood has natural advantages. For instance, through its low λ value and its ability to adjust to the diffusion processes CLT has the ability to regulate room humidity and climate. Thanks to its cross-laminated structure, KLH® CLT panels – depending on their build up – differ in their values from those specified by the standards for solid timber.

''When it comes to building physics, the characteristics of cross-laminated timber (CLT) are recognised ins both the general underlying documents and subject-specific building physics software.

We offer technical support in the fields of thermal insulation and acoustic performance, moisture and air tightness control as well as other material-specific parameters.

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Projects from different
categories and countries

Refurbishment & Extensions

La Tour Watt

Public Buildings

Bronx Children´s Museum

A museum that brings children closer to nature and urban culture.

Modular construction

Montessori School

A modular timber school building for primary and secondary school children

Educational Buildings

Kinderhaus Kreuzfeld

An architectural masterpiece. Sustainably built with visible KLH® – CLT, it offers children an inspiring environment for education and community.

Modular construction

Fritz-Kissel-Housing

Careful addition with wooden modules

HotelsModular construction

Twente – Family Homes

Sustainable and solid prefabricated houses

Educational BuildingsRefurbishment & Extensions

HLT Retz

The original building from the 1970s underwent an expansion with the addition of a courtyard building. This new structure seamlessly connects to the existing one, thanks…

Hotels

Houten Hotel Almere

Addition to an existing restaurant with over 172 hotel rooms on four floors.

Refurbishment & Extensions

Timber Lofts

A new four-story building and the renovation and reuse of an existing five-story industrial building

Multi-storey Residential Buildings

Le Haut-Bois

The two structures, a 9- and a 6-storey building, are connected by the unique staircase that is both open on one side and glazed on the…

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We really wanted to say thank you to everyone who has been involved in getting us this far. We have been really excited to see the structure go up and the on-site team have done an amazing job. The CLT looks great.

Mary & Klaus Morris | Blackwood House

I would like to record that I have been very impressed with your work on site and the efficiency of your construction team. The finished product is exactly as expected and was completed ahead of programme. Thank you for the efforts of your team.

David Spooner | Construction Project Manager | Hastings Pier Charity

Mayfield School are delighted with the new buildings. Innovative use of space and light in the atrium areas and other specialist classrooms will enhance the possibilities available to our staff and students.
The Sixth Form is designed not only to give a real feature (Heller-Up staircase), but is also a practical and useable large space which can be used by the whole school for various activities. The new building and external areas have created a real ‘WOW’ factor for our community as a whole.

Allison Greenwood | Deputy Headteacher | Mayfield School

The Mayfield School Project was delivered on time and within budget. It is to an excellent quality of workmanship which surpassed the expectations of the client team and the end user. The building’s design is rational, durable and above all maintainable which will ensure that Mayfield School will continue to provide teaching excellence within the London Borough of Redbridge.

Steve McConaghy | Senior Construction Project Manager| London Borough of Redbridge

I am the HT of a school in the UK which has been constructed using CLT. I am tremendously impressed with the very calm and purposeful learning environment that has been created. The students are so proud of the building and the exposed CLT is a major factor in this as it gives a high-end quality finish not common in schools in the UK. The CLT construction method enabled the building process to be rapid which was a major factor in us moving in on time.

Keir Smith | Head Teacher | William Perkin C of E School

We are completely delighted with the CLT!!! It’s been very exciting seeing our project in the factory and then going-up on site so quickly.
We love the exposed CLT walls and the character it gives the interiors – we can’t wait to move in. I think that the KLH team has been excellent throughout, from first contact, through the quotation stage to shop-drawings and the on-site erection crew – everyone has been very professional and helpful at all times. It has been a pleasure working with you all – I would be very happy to use KLH again in the future.

Ruth Butler | Ruth Butler Architects | Convent Lane

There is a great ambience in occupying a CLT school and it generates interest and a positive atmosphere with students, staff and visitors. Would definitely recommend it to another school.

Head Teacher | City Academy, Norwich

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