Wood construction

Slowing pace of EU tropical timber imports

Latest trade data shows that the rising trend in EU import value of tropical wood products that began in the [...]

American Hardwood CLT used for at London Design Festival

The American Hardwood Export Council has collaborated with Alison Brooks Architects, Arup and the London Design Festival to present a [...]

Production in EU construction falls in April

In May 2016 compared with April 2016, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 0.5% in the [...]

World’s tallest timber tower could be built in Amsterdam

HAUT, the 21-storey wooden residential building by the Dutch River Amstel, is a serious contender to become the tallest [...]

Uncertain policy implications after Brexit

There are also uncertain policy implications for the timber sector associated with Brexit. UK technical standards for the vast majority [...]

Austria’s CLT producer KLH Massivholz receives JAS certification in Japan

Austrian KLH Massivholz GmbH has recently announced that it has managed to obtain JAS certification in Japan, becoming the first [...]

Prices for wood products rise in Germany

In July a slightly upward trend for the German wood products price index could be noticed. As compared to the [...]

Raute supplies machinery for Metsä Wood’s €100 million LVL and plywood expansion

Raute Corporation has received orders worth approximately EUR 25 million from Metsä Wood. The orders are related to the investment [...]

Setra worried about Brexit effects

Setra, one of the major construction softwood suppliers for the UK, has recently announced its financial results for the first [...]

Global engineered wood products market expected to grow by 26%

The global engineered wood products market will be driven by demand for cost-effective and environmentally friendly wood products all [...]