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03 Feb 2015

UK architects - half want zero carbon

Guest blog by: News Team

The carbon footprint of built structures is determined by many factors, however there are two that architects and designers can readily influence: the energy embodied the structure and the energy consumed during its use. This article suggest that most UK architects are not confident designing sustainable buildings...

03 Feb 2015

New Helsinki Library by ALA Architects approved

Guest blog by: Nicolas Pratt

In many aspects, Finland is leading the way in the use of wood and wood products in public and ono-commercial buildings. The new Helsinki Library by ALA Architect's is an example of some of the outstanding design emanating from the region.

03 Feb 2015

timber+DESIGN eNewsletter late January 2015

Guest blog by: News Team

timber+DESIGN International is a free online Australian-based e-publication that features the best in innovative and excellent timber projects from local and international designers.

16 Jan 2015

FREE timber+DESIGN online magazine Jan 2015

Guest blog by: News Team

timber+DESIGN International is a free online Australian-based e-publication that features the best in innovative and excellent timber projects from local and international designers.

23 Dec 2014

2014 UK Wood Awards announced

Guest blog by: News Team

As the UK’s premier award scheme with over 40 years of supporting excellence in the world’s only naturally sustainable material, the not-for-profit competition is the flagship for wood in the best of British architecture, furniture and design.

23 Dec 2014

Free EWPAA technical advice in New Zealand

Guest blog by: News Team

Technical advice can be a time and money saving tool for architects, engineers, designers, builders and more. Now the EWPAA Australian service and WoodSolutions Ask An Expert is complemented by this New Zealand based service.

16 Dec 2014

FREE timber+DESIGN online magazine Dec 2014

Guest blog by: News Team

timber+DESIGN International is a free online Australian-based publication that features the best in innovative and excellent timber projects from local and international designers.

13 Dec 2014

New Melbourne School of Design building opened

Guest blog by: News Team

Designed by Melbourne architect John Wardle and Boston’s architect Nader Tehrani, the new Melbourne School of Design (MSD) at Melbourne University is a striking example of innovative design, educational functionality and the use of timber and engineered wood products.

05 Dec 2014

WoodSolutions National Young Builder of the Year

Guest blog by: News Team

WoodSolutions supports excellence and sustainable practice throughout Australia's design and construction sector. Professional organisations supported include the Master Builders, Housing Industry Association and other industry bodies.

04 Dec 2014

National Carpenter & Apprentice of the Year

Guest blog by: News Team

National Carpenters Day was part of National Carpenters Week, 17th – 23rd November, 2014. During the week, some 5000 people attended the celebratory BBQ’s held at hardware stores, building supplies and TAFE’s across the nation.

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