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WoodWorks is an industry-driven advisory service to inform, educate and motivate people to use engineered wood in commercial and multi-residential buildings

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Bereavement | Jason Guiver

Bereavement | Jason Guiver

It is with great sadness to inform you that Jason Guiver passed away on Monday 21st June 2021 at Nelson Hospice at the age of 55. In late 2019 Jason ...
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Barry Lynch + Eoin McLoughlin | Meet Our Presenters

Barry Lynch + Eoin McLoughlin | Meet Our Presenters

Rapid Technology Quantifies Advantages of Timber Design & Carbon Sequestration Barry Lynch, Director & Quantity Surveyor & Eoin McLoughlin, Quantity Surveyor, Logic Group The decision to build with sustainable timber ...
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Clearwater Quays Apartments Update

Clearwater Quays Apartments Update

LVL Prefabrication for Clearwater Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand Project team: Enovate Consultants, Pacific Environments, Logic Group, Kobe ConstructionClient: Red Stag Investments The Clearwater Apartments (The Gap) is a 5-levelled high-end ...
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WoodWorks 2021 Conference Registrations Now Open

WoodWorks 2021 Conference Registrations Now Open

We’re pleased to announce that registrations for our 6th Annual WoodWorks Conference for 2021 are now open. This year we have a fantastic conference program lined up for everyone looking ...
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Auckland: Tall timber’s time has arrived

Auckland: Tall timber’s time has arrived

Developers will be able to demolish homes and build apartment blocks of at least six storeys deep inside many of Auckland's traditional suburbs under a new Labour Government law aimed ...
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10-Story High-Rise Built in Just One Day

10-Story High-Rise Built in Just One Day

Prefabricated buildings are designed to be put together very quickly – that's a big part of their appeal, after all. However, you'd be hard-pressed to find a building that goes ...
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Moisture Control During Construction - Practical Hints

Moisture Control During Construction – Practical Hints

"We are just completing the waterproof membrane on level 9 CLT. This allows us to start board on level 2+ while we continue to climb to level 12! Why are ...
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Govt adopts 'timber-first policy' for building industry in bid to combat climate change

Govt adopts ‘timber-first policy’ for building industry in bid to combat climate change

The building industry is in for a shake-up as the Government adopts a timber-first policy to help combat climate change. New research shows the building industry needs to halve its ...
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WoodWorks Conference set for 21-22 September 2021 in Rotorua

WoodWorks Conference set for 21-22 September 2021 in Rotorua

Our 6th annual NZ mass timber conference is set and registrations will open later this month.  WoodWorks 2021 has got plenty of great building projects happening for everyone to learn ...
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Melbourne to get new 15 storey mass timber office building

Melbourne to get new 15 storey mass timber office building

Global investment manager Hines to begin construction of $200 million prefabricated timber office tower in Melbourne, Australia. Hines oversees a portfolio of assets under management valued at approximately $160.9 billion ...
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Paul Fast: Mass timber’s day has arrived

Paul Fast: Mass timber’s day has arrived

There is a mass timber 'wave', as North America is experiencing a resurgence in the use of wood in construction and in building taller with mass timber. “Obviously there’s a ...
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Update on MBIE’s Building for Climate Change programme

Update on MBIE’s Building for Climate Change programme

MBIE recently released the full summary of submissions from the 2020 Building for Climate Change consultation. The summary is now available on their website. They noted that the feedback provided ...
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