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July 24,2014

Durable, flexible, abundant and sturdy - these are everything that fast-growing bamboo is. Now MIT researchers are studying how individual stalks...

All renderings courtesy Penda
July 14,2014

Beijing-based design cooperative Penda designed a bamboo hotel that can easily expand vertically or horizontally.

July 09,2014

Residents are trying to block developers from destroying historic architecture in Tokyo's Yanaka district, where a remarkable number of...

The University of British Columbia Earth Sciences Building, by Perkins + Will, i
May 29,2014

The wood-industry advocacy group reThink Wood has released "...

The lobby and staircase use thousands of lengths of repurposed timber. Photo cou
May 28,2014

The recently opened NewActon Nishi apartment complex in Canberra, Australia, features one of the more unique lobby spaces you'll see, with...

The Tree, on Bergen, Norway's, waterfront, will consist of wood structural modul
May 02,2014

A 14-story luxury apartment block in central Bergen, Norway, will be the world's tallest timber-framed multifamily project, at 49 meters (160 feet...

Designed by Centerbrook Architects and Planners, the Hotchkiss School's new Biom
March 20,2014

From bold structural glulam designs to striking textured wall and ceiling schemes, these award-winning building projects showcase the design...

March 19,2014

Green Building Initiative (GBI) Vice President for National Affairs Erin Schaffer is participated in an event at the U.S. Department of...

September 09,2013

The first annual BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo kicked off this morning at the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza. The BD+...

June 19,2013

A nationwide battle over forest certification standards continues to be played out nationally and in Florida with legislation passed this month....