Nail-Laminated Timber (NLT)

Nail-Laminated Timber (NLT or Nail-lam) is created by fastening individual dimensional lumber, stacked on edge, into one structural element with nails. In addition to being used in floors, decks and roofs, nail-lam panels have been used for timber elevator and stair shafts. NLT offers a consistent and attractive appearance for decorative and exposed to view applications. Sheathing can be added to one top side to provide a structural diaphragm and allows the product to be used as a wall panel element.

Learn how NLT was used in the construction of the Bullitt Center in Seattle, Washington and the Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office in Vancouver, Canada.

 

 

 

 

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