Posts Tagged ‘ Tall Timber ’

Atlassian to build the world’s tallest hybrid timber tower for its new headquarters

Hybrid structure is significantly lower in embodied carbon and offers a substantial reduction in the building’s carbon footprint

C.F. Møller Architects complete Sweden’s tallest timber tower

Use of solid wood instead of concrete will save an estimated 550 tonnes of carbon dioxide over the building’s life

Modvion erects the first wooden wind power tower in Sweden

Wooden wind towers have been built at a significantly lower cost than steel, which lowers the production cost of wind power-generated electricity

The Cradle: Düsseldorf’s first hybrid timber construction office building

Tower features innovative wooden façade that performs structural and shading functions in addition to housing the natural ventilation concept

University of Stuttgart build the 14-meter-tall Urbach Tower from self-shaping wood

Engineers harness the natural shrinking process of wood to create the first self-twisted tower in Germany

Norway is home to the world’s tallest timber tower

Mjøstårnet represents a genuine milestone in its use of timber for construction and cladding

PLP Architecture wins Delftseplein competition in Rotterdam

At 140-meters and 37 storeys tall, ‘Tree House’ will be the tallest hybrid structure in the country

Toyota Motor Corporation and Bjarke Ingels Group unveil the world’s first urban incubator at the foothills of Mt. Fuji in Japan

Toyota Woven City to advance mass timber construction combining the legacy of Japanese craftsmanship and the tatami module with robotic fabrication technology

Building for tomorrow

Architect Anthony Thistleton gives the lowdown on the carbon realities of timber, and explains why misconceptions around CLT on fire safety grounds need to be corrected

Perkins and Will design the world’s tallest hybrid wood tower

Canada Earth Tower will be a zero-emissions building and will not consume fossil fuels, such as natural gas, in operation