News & Blogs

Search and view blogs by industry experts on a variety of topics relating to designing and building with timber, from inspirational talks by international architects about their latest projects to facts and figures on timber's sustainability and contribution to carbon reduction.

WoodSolutions News & Blogs

  • Aug

    31

    2016

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    "Tall Timber Construction" promoted in mass media

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    When articles promoting the benefits of a building material - in this case one as old as building itself - appear in the mainstream media, it's a sign that significant change is underway. See the summary below and click though to read more.

  • Aug

    31

    2016

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    New Dangerous Designs Competition

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    An exciting new competition, sponsored by WoodSolutions and supported by leading professional bodies and industry associations, Dangerous Designs is an opportunity to win cash prizes and expose your entry to potential commercial and development partners.

  • Aug

    31

    2016

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    New Archi:Talk - Peter Maddison

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    Peter Maddison, award-winning architect and host of Grand Designs Australia discusses architecture, design and more in this fascinating short video.

  • Aug

    26

    2016

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    SOM timber-concrete tall timber interview

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    How high can timber go? That depends on who you ask, but Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) thinks timber can go further—and higher—if it is used in a composite system that combines the structural properties of wood with reinforced concrete. The results of their recent tests have been in the news, but here's a follow-ip interview...

  • Aug

    21

    2016

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    A Beautiful Irony

    Guest blog by: Tony Nielson, WoodSolutions

    In this story, featuring two proposed Malaysian projects, Tony Nielson discusses the link between the recent changes to Australia's National Construction Code (NCC) and new opportunities for engineered wood products.

  • Jul

    06

    2016

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    Raf Nathan speaks at Furnitex 2016

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    WoodSolutions is proud to be a sponsor of FURNITEX & design, the only Australian furniture and furnishing show – for the industry, by the industry. The 2016 BRISBANE show will focus on what's new in Australia, global trends and industry innovators.

  • Jul

    06

    2016

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    New archi:talk Richard Middleton

    Guest blog by: NewsTeam, WoodSolutions

    WoodSolutions video talks are insights into the values, motivations and opinions of leading architects, engineers, building and interior designers and other industry professionals.

  • Jun

    03

    2016

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    WCTE 2016 - Engineers PostGrad Bursary Available

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    The biennial World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE) is the premier international event for both practicing and academic timber engineers

  • Jun

    03

    2016

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    WCTE 2016 European Study Tour - EOI's invited

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    WoodSolutions Study Tours are invaluable opportunities for design, engineering, construction and development professionals to see the latest products and trends in timber - while meeting industry leaders and networking with fellow participants.

  • May

    11

    2016

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    The future is prefabricated - Frame Australia 2016

    Guest blog by: News Team, WoodSolutions

    Themed “Building construction with prefabricated timber and engineered wood,” the Frame Australia 2016 Conference and Exhibition is on Monday 23 May at Melbourne's Park Hyatt. Architects, engineers, developers, builders and others will present on topics including engineered timber and prefabrication.

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