Sara kulturhus stands proudly like an exclamation mark in the middle of Skellefteå, a city in northern Sweden. Rising to 80 metres over 20 floors, it is one of the tallest wooden buildings anywhere in the world.
Timber Shortage Eases in Boost for Self Builders and Home Improvers. The timber shortage has brought price hikes and delays, but there is good news as supply increases.
Eurban were appointed as specialist timber engineers and subcontractors to carry out the design, supply and assembly of the new theatre’s CLT and glulam superstructure, after being approached by Johnathan Tuckey Design in 2016 for early specialist input on the engineered timber aspects of the project.
AUSTRALIAN architect members of the global organisation Architects Declare are having their say on the National Construction Code updates to make sure every new home – without costing more – will raise the required standards of sustainability.
These record-breaking volumes of imports reflect high demand for timber products with a strong RM&I sector and a resurgent private housing market having kept supply on allocation.