Why wood is back at the top of the tree for architects Art and design
Jan 28, 2018 Everyone I talk to about timber tells me that, although more research on the subject is needed, wooden buildings make people feel better.
A Skyscraper Made of Wood? Newark Developers Give It a Try WSJ
Feb 4, 2018 When completed, the 500000-square-foot office tower would be among the largest buildings with a structure made of modern engineered wood
In France, Architects Are Choosing Timber Over Concrete CityLab
Oct 30, 2017 And then there 39;s the string of other construction advantages that make wood economically appealing. It 39;s lighter, which means digging smaller
12 Wood Buildings Making Statements Now Photos Architectural
Dec 6, 2016 Touted as the world 39;s largest wood structure, the pavilion is composed of six mushroom-shaped parasols and is spread across four levels.
20-storey buildings made of wood? The Globe and Mail
Nov 14, 2012 Wood skyscrapers have caught on in Europe and offer environmental and economic advantages, says a Vancouver architect.
Wood, Mold, and Japanese Architecture Nippon
Oct 25, 2016 Traditional Japanese architecture 39;s reliance on wood as a building material All of this ventilation served to make traditional Japanese homes
Top 10 houses made of wood, vernacular or modern architecture?
Wood, today, is not only a material where to live in but, in addition, it brings us closer to nature a much needed issue in these fast times.
World 39;s tallest building made of wood is planned for Tokyo
Feb 28, 2018 Though wood has long been used as a building material, only recently have new forms of wood made it possible to build tall buildings out of
The 20 Most Impressive Wooden Structures in the World
Jun 30, 2016 Built in the late 1870s, the Government Buildings Historic Reserve in Wellington was the world 39;s second-largest wooden building for more than
10 exceptionally tall wood buildings MNN Mother Nature Network
Apr 4, 2017 Although you can find wood buildings of considerable height in . the fact 75 percent of HoHo is made from wood in lieu of concrete and steel.
Get Ready for Skyscrapers Made of Wood. (Yes, Wood) WIRED
May 30, 2017 Wood is architecture 39;s hottest new (old) material. It couldn 39;t be properly made the same way in steel or concrete. The Lodge, like the River
Ancient Chinese wooden architecture Wikipedia
Ancient Chinese wooden architecture is among the least studied of any of the world 39;s great Simple ceiling ornamentations in ordinary buildings were made of wooden strips and covered with paper. More decorative was the lattice ceiling,
Australia 39;s First Multistorey Office Building Made of Wood DETAIL
Jan 11, 2017 Seven storeys made all of wood: International House Sydney is Australia 39;s first building featuring a supporting structure built entirely of wood.
Oct 31, 2017 Previously they had been made with burly metal alloys such as steel Many ancient wooden buildings are found in miserable climates, from
INNOVATIVE USE OF WOOD IN ARCHITECTURE
Linnanmaa in Oulu was first modern wooden town in Finland. wooden buildings are better than in concrete ones. Large office buildings can be made.
Houses Made of Wood and Light: The Life and Architecture of Hank
American architect Hank Schubart was regarded as a genius for finding the perfect site for a house and for integrating its design into the natural setting, so that
Timber Architecture: 10 Benefits of Wood Based Designs
Jan 27, 2014 Let 39;s make some comparisons here. Glass conducts heat 23 times faster than wood, marble 90 times faster, steal 1650 times faster and
The Case For Tall Wood Buildings ArchDaily
Oct 28, 2013 Michael Green is calling for a drastic paradigm shift in the way we build. Forget steel, st , concrete and shipping containers; use wood to
Wooden architecture and design projects Dezeen
Wooden architecture, furniture and design from the Dezeen archives, Kiyoto Ota has built three wooden houses designed to make their inhabitants feel