Wood Construction

Lowe’s to close 51 stores in North America

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. announced the wind-down of certain underperforming store locations as part of its ongoing strategic reassessment [...]

Germany: Mixed developments for wood products prices in September

    The German wood products price index registered some mixed developments in September. Except lumber and reserve [...]

Segezha Group to order a new finger jointing line

    Segezha Group has signed a preliminary agreement to order a finger jointing line with the equipment [...]

Homebuilding rebounds in the US

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 3.5% in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 629 [...]

European construction sector becomes more interested in hardwood

The UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry (COFFI) released their Annual Market Review 2017-2018, together with several [...]

ISC 2018: Flourishing construction in Europe drives solid financial performance in the sawmill industry

On the 11th and 12th October 2018 the 66th edition of the International Softwood Conference was held in Riga in [...]

Hyne Timber expands glue laminated timber capacity in Queensland

Hyne Timber has announced a significant expansion to its Glue Laminated Timber (GLT) manufacturing capability in Maryborough, Queensland. Construction of [...]

Amazon announces big investment in prefabricated housing start-up

    As Amazon announced their investment in a prefabricated housing start-up, factory-built homes may just [...]

Swedish Design Pavilion at London Design Fair showcases Scandinavian patterns

With its pink stained wood, the Swedish Design Pavilion attracted a great deal of attention at the London Design Fair [...]

Swedish architects plan 31 CLT towers in Stockholm

Swedish architects are planning a housing development on Stockholm's waterfront featuring 31 cross-laminated timber (CLT) towers.   [...]
October 15, 2018 Latest Trends / Sawmilling / ...Wood Construction / Europe