“We are in an emergency: many international experts say that we must act now, that all potential soluation must be … More
(German and English) Resource outlining the use of timber as a multi-story construction. Written by Hermann Kaufmann, Stefan Krötsch and … More
The Art of Japanese Joinery highlights the details and intricacies of wood to wood joinery found commonly in traditional Japanese … More
(German) A resource outlining different building materials and systems, such as timber frame, layered structure and solid construction, and how … More
The European LVL handbook is the first comprehensive summary of the properties and end uses of LVL (laminated veneer lumber) … More
The new edition of the handbook Systematically structured and prepared with the student in mind, the book conveys in one … More
Along with the “Spirit of Nature Wood Architecture Award 2010 Architecture Prize”, some of Kaufmann’s most important works were published … More
This large-format monograph is the first to chronicle exclusively Shigeru Ban’s explorations in “paper architecture.” Informed by a thorough and … More
Bamboo: a versatile material Traditionally a building material of hot climate zones in Asia and Latin America, bamboo is increasingly … More
Building Traditions of Europe, Japan and China Two millennia of wood architecture Building with wood as an ecologically viable material … More
Spielraum “In the end Barkow Leibinger are bricoleurs as much as they are engineers. . . . There is always … More
Konstruktiver Holzelementbau Traditional timber construction is being increasingly reshaped by industrial production, and its characteristics, principles and possibilities have been … More
Timber Construction 2.0Advances in the materials and the digitalization of architecture bring about new methods in design and construction. Whereas … More
In Tomorrow’s Timber, [by Pablo van der Lugt], new timber innovations are explored, including the materials, products, elements and complete … More
Building with prefabricated systems For a number of years, modular construction – the use of prefabricated elements in architecture – … More
(German) Die anhaltende Urbanisierung verlangt durch den steigenden Wohnungsbedarf schnelle Bauweisen mit geringen Emissionen. Daher suchen Architekten, Investoren und Politiker … More
Der weltweit boomende Holzbau und dessen rasante Entwicklung bis über die Hochhausgrenze hinaus verlangt Hochleistungswerkstoffe, die durch Laubholz möglich werden. … More
Holzaußenwände Hybridbau: ökoeffizient + wirtschaftlich Hyridbau aus Stahlbeton und Holz vereint die Vorteile des Massivbaus mit denen der Holzbauweise und … More
Catalogue published in conjunction with the exhibition ‘Work-Place’ produced for the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2010. Studio Mumbai is composed … More
with some 600 photos and 4000 drawings and plans, the timber Construction Manual is a comprehensive and indispensable reference work … More
Design and make seating furniture using wood! An experimental study project on the subject of furniture making with structural impulses lead to unexpected … More
Summarizes information on wood as an engineering material. Presents properties of wood and wood-based products of particular concern to the … More
The content of the Joinery Handbook is aimed at both small carpenters and students, but also at the larger companies … More
14 calculated practical examples with solutions. This book is intended to be used together with the books Design of timber … More
Rules and formulas according to Eurocode 5 and EKS 9 (BFS 2013:10) including material properties. This book is intended to … More
Structural aspects of timber construction. The book has been produced in order to ease the design work for structural engineers … More
A key to success is to provide the design and construction community with the most relevant up-to-date technical information related … More
CLT structures – facts and planning The CLT Handbook is the result of a collaboration between Swedish suppliers of cross … More
This manual is the result of the research “CLT in the stacked housing”, carried out by a team of architects … More
Easy to read and understand mass timber design manual. On the other hand, technical and deep knowledge includes fire resistance, structural behavior, and construction schedule. This more technical information is given via links, making an easy handle manual.
Highly detail and holistic analysis of a height wood building for residential use. The Author made a deep analysis of all the variables involve in the design and provide complete drawings of the proposal. The system uses combine wood and reinforced concrete.
ARUP makes a detailed analysis of seven wood-related topics. These topics are analyzed by providing specific information and complemented with study cases.
A comprehensive review of the CLT’s qualities, benefits, and performance. Clearly exemplified with UK case studies that facilitate understanding this material and its potential within the construction industry.
testing report of utilizing CLT and concrete floor systems in high-rise buildings.
Detailed revision of the possibilities to build height building with wood, proposing a new system, “The Mass Timber Panel Approach”. Provides detailed analysis of the current situation, possibilities, and constructive solutions. Deep understanding, base on a holistic study case. Every representative builñding part is analyzed and detailed drawings are provided.