Wood construction

Södra’s sales of construction timber reached new record-high levels

Swedish construction customers are buying timber products like never before. Södra’s sales of Swedish construction timber broke all [...]

European sawn softwood sales boosted by the construction sector and strong Chinese and US demand

On the 15th of  June 2018, the European Organisation of the Sawmill Industry (EOS) held its Summer General Assembly in [...]

US costs of homebuilding increasing due to lumber tariffs

Last week, Robert Dietz, chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders, addressed attendees at the National Association of [...]

Segezha Group builds CLT plant in Vologda region, Russia

Segezha Group will start the construction of a new CLT-panel plant in Sokol, Vologda region, as it has been [...]

Brazil as source of timber for CLT production

The global market for cross-laminated timber (CLT) is expected to be worth around US$2 billion by 2025 according [...]

US Senators sign urging letter for supporting the Timber Innovation Act

U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, both Democrats, have signed their names to a letter urging the Committee [...]

European prefab housing market growing steady

From 2007 to 2016, the EU prefabricated buildings market showed a mixed trend pattern. A significant drop in 2008 (79 [...]

World’s tallest and largest timber office tower to be build in Queensland, Australia

Queensland will be the host for the world's tallest and largest all-timber office tower. The building is currently [...]

Arup and AHEC build modular CLT pavilion for London Design Festival

    A modular cross-laminated tulipwood pavilion will be built by Arup, together with the American Hardwood [...]

Austrian Hasslacher Group invests EUR 30 million in Preding sawmill expansion

The Hasslacher Group plans to invest EUR 30 million in the expansion of its site in Preding, Austria. The company [...]