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Timber & How The Moisture Content Effects It?

  Whether you’re using wood for a small scale woodworking project or as a heavy duty construction material – the moisture content of your timber can have a profound affect on its performance.   Before, during and after it’s in place – your timber will continue to absorb or lose moisture until it reaches the same level as the surrounding … Continue reading

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Iroko Hardwood Vs Opepe Hardwood Comparison

  Brief What is Opepe and how does it compare against Iroko? Let’s find out…     The Facts Opepe Opepe is a very durable Marine Hardwood, which is used for Sea Defences.  It can be used untreated in contact with the soil and is often used for long lasting durable decking, it is initially a bright orange colour which … Continue reading

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Oak Tanning & Discolouration

Oak hardwood is widely used in street furniture seating and benches as well as building cladding and other surfaces. This is because of its durability and life span of 15-25 years, but mainly because we enjoy the look of the grain detail and colour. So, what is the hang-up on using oak hardwood? Tanning Runs Out of The Timber Patchy … Continue reading

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Spire Hospital, Tollerton, Nottingham

  Logic are currently working in partnership with Morgan Sindall & TPM Landscape to create a suite of external furniture manufactured from Iroko hardwood.   Spire Nottingham will be a modern and technically advanced hospital set in seven acres of landscaped garden and will include: Four ultra clean-air theatres (including one equipped for cardiology) An endoscopy suite Six-bed HDU/ITU 56 … Continue reading

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Hartlepool – Victory Square

In partnership with Hartlepool Borough Council, Logic manufactured a stylish but practical planter with seating suitable for the public realm area its situated in.   Hartlepool is located in the North East of England and is very much a coastal town. With this in mind logic manufactured a stainless steel planter to increase its resistance to the coastal environment and … Continue reading

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Grades of Stainless Steel Including Their Properties

  Is Stainless Steel Even Graded?   It’s graded accordance to its chemical makeup, and hence its differing properties. As one steel will probably be more appropriate than another for a particular goal, it is necessary to understand the kinds available. Generally, while stainless steel can withstand many types of corrosion, all grade types will probably be corroded by chlorides, … Continue reading

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The EUTR VS FSC Timber

  The EUTR and the FSC are two resource management and preservation organisations with similar goals and significant differences in management, history, and results. The FSC or Forest Stewardship Council was established in 1993 as international conservation non-profit that works as a watchdog agency. The EUTR or EU Timber Regulation is a statue of codified expectations of best practices implemented … Continue reading

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What is Corten Steel and how is it made?

Not sure what Corten Steel is? Then let us share with you everything we know about this durable building material. What is Corten Steel? Corten Steel (or weathered steel as it is sometimes known) is a group of steel alloys that are often used in outdoor building works. They were designed to eliminate the need for painting and if left … Continue reading

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What is EUTR Timber And Is It Sustainable?

    In the modern world of timber, and for that matter all global resources, the question of sustainability and the responsible stewardship of nature is paramount. The EUTR or EU Timber Regulation was designed to set a standard of best practices in timber harvesting. Still, for many in the industry what that actually means, in terms of real-world applications … Continue reading

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What Is Durable Hardwood ?

  Ok so lets get the basics out the way first,     Durable:  adjective long-lasting; enduring   Hardwood:  noun the hard, compact wood or timber of various trees, as the oak, cherry, maple, or mahogany.     External street furniture is a funny thing as not everyone seems to know what type of timber to specify on a scheme. … Continue reading

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Blyth Memorial – Garden Of Tranquillity

Working In partnership with Southerngreen Charted Landscape Architect Garden of Tranquillity, Blyth Crematorium Northumberland County Council identified potential for the garden for use by the bereaved, before and after funerals and on returning to pay respects to departed relatives.  The paving layout represents rays of sunshine, instilling a sense of hope set within carefully designed plant palette for different areas … Continue reading

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Logic Street & Park Furniture are FSC 100%

What is FSC? FSC is a global, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of Environmentally Appropriate, Socially Beneficial, and Economically Viable responsible forest management worldwide. Timber and paper based products are sourced from FSC Chain of Custody certified suppliers that are independently audited to ensure that materials purchased are traced back to well managed forests in accordance the rules of … Continue reading

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Hull City Of Culture 2017

Logic are pleased to announce that we are working with Eurovia UK  & Hull City Council to produce the external street furniture for the Hull City Of Culture 2017 Preparations for the City of Culture 2017 have given Hull a once in a lifetime opportunity to transform the City Centre and we are going to make sure that we have … Continue reading

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How to Stop / Tackle Anti-Social Behaviour

  Anti-Social behaviour is a major problem within all our communities, from hanging around on street corners, gathering in groups outside of shops, skate boarding & BMX grinding on furniture and walls. All can seem harmless by the people doing this, it may also seem harmless to most people who live around it. But where it becomes anti-social is where … Continue reading

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Logic Street Furniture Launches New Site

We’re delighted to announce the launch of our new website. Logic is all about continuous improvement. We enjoy listening to our clients and providing the right tools to assist them. The marketing team decided that it was time to part ways with the old site and replace it with a brand-new, slick site with increased functionality. So what’s new? We’ve … Continue reading

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Middlesbrough College

Working within our local area we have transformed open spaces for Middlesbrough college… What did Middlesbrough College think? Dave Wade tells us more below view this short clip to hear what they say Many of you will remember the college at Acklam Hall and just as this is now progressing, so are the opportunities for the younger generation as well as … Continue reading

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Royal Victoria Infirmary

Royal Victoria Infirmary Newcastle upon Tyne. Another fantastic project completed by Logic. Products shown: Los-Angeles Litter Bin Los-Angeles Seat Frankfurt Bollards With RVI Logo      

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