Wood Construction

Wood has a good role in construction, EC says

On 4th March, the  EU Commission published  a comprehensive report on the implementation of the Circular Economy Action Plan, adopted [...]

Changing trends in Eastern European wood imports

While there was some increase in imports by a few western European countries in 2018, eastern EU countries recorded much [...]

Tallest timber building in Sweden completed

C.F. Møller Architects have completed Sweden’s tallest timber building, which is now accepting its first tenants. Situated [...]
March 12, 2019 Latest Trends / Wood Construction / ...Europe

EU imports of wood products rise by 5.1% in 2018

The total value of EU imports of wood products was 19.44 billion euro in 2018, 5.1% more than [...]

US housing starts reported as weak; possible economic recession ahead

    A number of market analysts have pointed to signs of weakness in the U.S. housing [...]

John Deere reports sharp growth in its forestry and construction division

    Deere & Company reported net income of $ 498.5 million for the first quarter of fiscal [...]

Wood-based materials to be protected from fire by new additive

Together with BRUAG Fire Protection AG, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa) specialists have developed a [...]
February 20, 2019 Latest Trends / Wood Construction / ...Europe

New records for the prefabricated house industry in Germany

In Germany, the prefabricated house market is booming. The sales volume increased by 7.2% last year. This is not [...]

Pfeifer Group to start CLT production this year

The Pfeifer Group is currently investing a good 25 million euros in the conversion and expansion of its traditional location [...]