Wood Construction

  • Sawmilling
  • November 23, 2017 12:19

Building with Wood Conference; 21.11.2017

Multiple issues related to wood Construction were debated at the European Economic and Social Committee during the conference Building with Wood that took place on the 21 of November 2017... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 22, 2017 13:31

SmartLam boosts CLT production at Columbia Falls mill

SmartLam, the first commercial manufacturers of cross-laminated timber (CLT) in the U.S., is expanding its operations and headquarters into a former Weyerhaeuser lumber mill property - quadrupling its production... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • November 22, 2017 09:54

Saint-Gobain acquires Scotframe Limited

Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland has completed the acquisition of Scotframe Limited, expanding its presence in the manufacturing and closed panel construction market... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 22, 2017 09:44

Ground broken for Belarusian residential district in France

On November 5, 2017, the official ground breaking ceremony for a district of Belarusian wooden houses took place in Villerupt, Lorraine Region... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 21, 2017 14:11

Production in construction up by 0.1% in euro area

In September 2017 compared with August 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.1% in the euro area (EA19), while it decreased by 0.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • November 21, 2017 13:35

The 2017 edition of the International Hardwood Conference shows the latest trends of the hardwood market

Venice hosted the most important hardwood lumber conference in the world, on the 16th of November. More than 150 people from the industry participated and discussed about the production, trade and market trends of hardwoods... [more...]

  • Panels
  • November 21, 2017 08:45

Russian companies to expand CLT capacities

The capacity of the CLT panels market in Russia is estimated at 130,000-150,000 m2 each year. In years ahead, this number could increase nearly three times... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 20, 2017 12:04

US housing starts jump 13.7% in October

New residential construction in the U.S. jumped by much more than expected in the month of October... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • November 20, 2017 10:10

China: First hint of slowing consumption

The economy in China is on track to meet targets set by government but many analysts have expressed concern over rising debt levels... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • November 15, 2017 09:50

South Africa: Wood market sector round-up

The final quarter of the year is usually the busiest time for the South African building sector but pine mills have shown lackluster sales. If current market conditions continue into the New Year, competition for sales will be rife... [more...]

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