Wood Construction

Södra doubles cross-laminated timber (CLT) production capacity at Värö mill in Sweden

Södra’s facility for cross-laminated timber (CLT) in Värö, Sweden, will increase to two shifts and four [...]

ISC 2019 2: Canadian lumber industry in crisis after crisis

On October 17 and 18, 2019, the 67th International Softwood Conference took place in Antwerp in the Radisson Blu Astrid [...]

Global cross-laminated timber (CLT) production capacities in 2020

    In 2020, worldwide CLT production will amount to over 2 million m³ due to numerous large [...]

Growth in European construction sector forecast to slow in the next two years

    European construction output is forecasted to increase by less than 2% in 2019, and by less [...]

Martinsons to upgrade its CLT and glulam production

Martinsons announced a SEK 120 million (EUR 11.1 million) investment in its sawmill plants in Bygdsiljum and Kroksjön [...]

Segezha Group to start production at its new CLT plant in September 2020

Segezha Group timber industry holding will build a plant on the basis of Sokolsky DOK to produce engineering material new [...]

Dutch housing shortage could be solved with timber construction

The Netherlands could build a million new homes from sustainably harvested local wood and save 100 megatons of carbon in [...]

B.C. forest sector to diversify products amid high fibre costs, oversupply and low lumber prices

    British Columbia forest sector's woes ranging from high wood costs, declining AAC, US duties, market [...]

Prefabricated wood construction to make new leap in Chile

    The Chilean company E2E is a joint venture between Arauco and the Belgian company Etex. Its [...]

No impact on retail prices due to BC curtailments

Despite several curtailments for different BC lumber producers, the impacts of them have yet to be felt in the retail [...]