ATLANTA — Wood has been awarded a contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to provide environmental remediation services in support of...
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Researchers from ETH Zurich are using a new method for digital timber construction in a real project for the first time. The load-bearing timber modules, which are prefabricated by robots, will be assembled on the top two floors at the DFAB HOUSE construction site.
Aligning the construction efficiency and environmental benefits of modern wood technologies with passive design principles can create energy-efficient and carbon neutral buildings that reduce energy bills and benefit architects, developers, owners and cities.
Australia will soon hold the record for the world’s tallest timber office building at 5 King St Brisbane, and with the help of The University of Queensland’s new research hub, wooden skyscrapers could become the norm.
National Skyscraper Day is September 3. While Skyscraper construction and design have remained largely unchanged over the last century, several aspects of construction are due for radical changes to increase efficiency and improve sustainability. Learn more from an infographic created by the New Jersey Institute of Technology’s Masters in Civil Engineering degree program.
Simpson Strong-Tie donated $50,000 to Clemson University’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute. The Institute brings together foresters, architects, engineers and other building industry professionals to design advances in wood-based products.
Swiss researchers from the National Research Programme "Resource Wood" have developed a type of concrete that largely consists of wood.
Quebec's Mistissini Bridge is the world's first glulam semi-continuous arched wood bridge.
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