European LVL Handbook

The European LVL handbook is the first comprehensive summary of the properties and end uses of LVL (laminated veneer lumber)…

Finnjoists (FJI)

​​​​​​​​​​​Metsä Wood Finnjoists (FJI) are manufactured from high-quality oriented strand board (OSB3) web, and flanges made from our own Kerto laminated veneer…

KERTO-RIPA

The Kerto-Ripa panel is a structural engineered timber building element made from glued Kerto members. It is used to create…

Lignatur

Configurable hollow core timber floor elements. The main focus is on the interior space performance, giving different panels configuration depending…

kielsteg

Innovative system for large span floors and roofs. Combining simple materials, they create a unique product improving the weight-resistance relation.…

Living bridges

Image: F. Ludwig When we think of a better future for the construction industry, this is the best example of…

Touching Cellulose

Next generation of wood architecture. Architecture and the building industry are in need of a paradigm shift, due to the…

Andy Senn

AndySenn Office, CH Architect in St. Gallen, Switzerland, Senn has kept his architecture office since 1998. In that time, his…

Architektur konstruieren

(German) The new edition of the handbook Systematically structured and prepared with the student in mind, the book conveys in…

Shigeru Ban: Paper in Architecture

This large-format monograph is the first to chronicle exclusively Shigeru Ban’s explorations in “paper architecture.” Informed by a thorough and…

Building with Bamboo

Bamboo: a versatile material Traditionally a building material of hot climate zones in Asia and Latin America, bamboo is increasingly…

Wood and Wood Joints

Building Traditions of Europe, Japan and China Two millennia of wood architecture Building with wood as an ecologically viable material…

Barkow Leibinger

Spielraum “In the end Barkow Leibinger are bricoleurs as much as they are engineers. . . . There is always…

Architektur fertigen

Konstruktiver Holzelementbau Traditional timber construction is being increasingly reshaped by industrial production, and its characteristics, principles and possibilities have been…

Rethinking Wood

Timber Construction 2.0Advances in the materials and the digitalization of architecture bring about new methods in design and construction. Whereas…

Tomorrow’s Timber

In Tomorrow’s Timber, [by Pablo van der Lugt], new timber innovations are explored, including the materials, products, elements and complete…

Prefabricated Systems

Building with prefabricated systems For a number of years, modular construction – the use of prefabricated elements in architecture –…

Holzbau Raummodule

(German) Die anhaltende Urbanisierung verlangt durch den steigenden Wohnungsbedarf schnelle Bauweisen mit geringen Emissionen. Daher suchen Architekten, Investoren und Politiker…

Bauen mit Laubholz

Der weltweit boomende Holzbau und dessen rasante Entwicklung bis über die Hochhausgrenze hinaus verlangt Hochleistungswerkstoffe, die durch Laubholz möglich werden.…

Hybridbau

Holzaußenwände Hybridbau: ökoeffizient + wirtschaftlich Hyridbau aus Stahlbeton und Holz vereint die Vorteile des Massivbaus mit denen der Holzbauweise und…

Work-Place Studio Mumbai

Catalogue published in conjunction with the exhibition ‘Work-Place’ produced for the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2010. Studio Mumbai is composed…

Timber Construction Manual

with some 600 photos and 4000 drawings and plans, the timber Construction Manual is a comprehensive and indispensable reference work…

Konstruktion und Transformation

Design and make seating furniture using wood! An experimental study project on the subject of furniture making with structural impulses lead to unexpected…

Wood Handbook

Summarizes information on wood as an engineering material. Presents properties of wood and wood-based products of particular concern to the…

Joinery Handbook

The content of the Joinery Handbook is aimed at both small carpenters and students, but also at the larger companies…