Wood construction

Manufactured housing in the United States to reach 85,000 Units in 2020

In 2020, US manufactured housing shipments are expected to reach 85,000 units, declining as a share of total single [...]

Housing starts in US expected to increase by 10% in 2017

Residential home construction increased 5% in 2016 from the previous year. An estimated 1,166,400 housing units were started [...]

Tallest timber building in Amsterdam shows pattern of the buildings in the future

PATCH22, a 30m wooden high-rise, in an industrial part of Amsterdam strikes one as an ordinary residential apartment but [...]
February 2, 2017 Daily News / Lumber / Wood construction / Europe / Global

US housing starts set for solid growth in 2017

Fueled by a growing economy, solid employment gains and rising household formations, single-family production will continue on a gradual [...]

Metsä Wood sells its wood element business to Lapwall Oy

Metsä Group's Wood Products Industry Metsä Wood sells its wood element business located in Pälkäne, Finland, to [...]

Södra expands sales on the Polish market

Södra's exports of sawn timber to Poland have increased 150 percent in 2016. Although Poland is not an [...]

Downgrading of European construction sector growth forecasts according to Euroconstruct

Outlook both in the EU and wider global economy and political events including the UK’s decision to leave the [...]

German DIY retailer Hornbach ends collaboration with Holzindustrie Schweighofer

Hornbach has announced that it will end its cooperation with Austrian timber producer Holzindustrie Schweighofer starting January 2017.   [...]

Finnish maker of Honka homes rejects Russian Sistema buying offer

Sistema Finance S.A. announced on 3 November 2016 that it was making a voluntary public cash purchase tender offer [...]