Wood construction

Acetylated wood strives to gain European market foothold

The latest financial report of Accsys Technologies plc suggests that acetylated wood, often cited as a competitor to tropical wood [...]

Metsä Wood to invest in partnerships in industrial wood element construction

    Through its partner network in Europe, Metsä Wood is increasing the amount of Kerto® LVL-based [...]

Italy uses more and more wood as a construction material

Wood has become more and more used as a construction material in Italy, despite previous years forecasts.     [...]

Metsä Wood launches Open Source Wood Initiative- to accelerate growth in wood construction

A pioneering open innovation project to  Metsä Wood has launched Open Source Wood initiative in order to accelerate growth in [...]

Germany: Wood products prices in June 2017

In June, producer prices for wood products in Germany are largely at the levels of May. Only for individual assortments [...]

Harvard report – US home renovation and remodeling- the growth market fueled by baby-boomer spending

The Joint Center of Housing Studies of Harvard University has released the latest State of the Nation’s Housing report [...]

Stora Enso to build new cross laminated timber (CLT) production plant in Sweden

Stora Enso has decided to invest EUR 45 million in a new production unit for cross laminated timber (CLT) in [...]

NAHB condemns US duties on Canadian lumber

The National Association of Home Builders condemns lumber duties of 7 percent being imposed on softwood imports from Canada.  [...]

Iran- an emerging destination for wood exports

When many of the economic sanctions against Iran were lifted over a year ago, doors were opened for international investments [...]

Europe-the world’s leader for the timber construction movement

France, Austria and Norway will host the world's tallest wooden buildings and will make Europe the leading place for [...]