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13 May 2021

BRANZ article on barriers to growth of EWP in New Zealand

BRANZ survey into EWP use – If using more timber in buildings and creating larger timber buildings is a potential way of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and sequestering more carbon,...
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12 May 2021

Canada exports wood design services to Korea

WoodWorks Office software, developed by Canadian Wood Council allows structural engineers to quickly design light-frame or heavy timber construction based on the latest codes and standards. Upon completion of the...
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12 May 2021

Thinkwood: Continuing education inspiration. Architecting Change

Design Strategies for a Healthy, Resilient, Climate Smart Future – Over the past decade, the architectural, construction and engineering (AEC) sector has grappled with unprecedented technological and socioeconomic changes along...
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12 May 2021

Wood design features in local government building in Ballarat, Vic

Ballarat GovHub was officially opened on April 21. Partner Stefan Mee from John Wardle Architects writes about the project’s aspirations and reflects on how the design engages with its context...
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12 May 2021

Strong crowds for Open Days at Sustainable New Apartments

New Zealand’s first mass timber demonstration building is now under construction in Christchurch at 50 Rotoiti Lane in Clearwater, Northwood, Christchurch.  Two open days for industry professionals were held last...
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29 Jun 2020

World’s tallest hybrid timber tower in Sydney

Atlassian plans to build the world’s tallest hybrid timber tower for its new headquarters in Sydney’s planned ‘Tech Central’ precinct development. The 40-storey hybrid timber structure is designed to inspire...
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