In This Series
Recent advances in timber technology and engineering have expanded the potential of building with wood. The development of new products and component manufacturing has allowed the construction of longer spans, the erection of multi-storey timber frame buildings, the forming of compound curved surfaces, the volumetric prefabrication and modular systems and...
It has been estimated that an annual 4% increase to 2010 in Europe's wood consumption would sequester an additional 150million tonnes of CO2 per year and that the market value of this environmental service would be about â‚¬1.8 billion per year.
Statistics such as these create very compelling environmental and...
Timber design pioneers explores how collaboration can drive innovation in design and construction.
Chapter 3, Designing for well-being, features three very different and remarkable projects:
- Maggie's Oldham
- Dyson Centre for Neonatal Care
- Moneypenny HQ
Chapter 3 includes interviews with:
- Alex de Rijke, dRMM
- Mark Moppett,...