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Woodspec is a guide to designing, detailing and specifying timber in Ireland.

The purpose of Woodspec is to assist in the formulation of accurate and comprehensive specifications relating to the proper use of timber, with which contractors may readily comply.

This is followed by the formailsed structure consisting of:

Section A  Design Guidance
Section B  Detailed Drawings
Section C  Sample Timber Specifications
Section D  Timber Building Specifications
Section E  Reference Materials

You can view the Woodspec manual at

Wood Technology Ireland is currently hosting the Woodspec website on behalf of the Wood Marketing Federation(WMF). Work has started on the revision of Woodspec and the current version(2001) should be used with care. Wood Technology Ireland has no responsibility for Woodspec and non-technical queries on Woodspec should be addressed to the WMF.