The new 20,000-sf Sideyard building in Portland, Ore., includes a cross-laminated timber structural system. A new report gauges the growth prospects for mass timber in North America's construction industry. Image: Stephen Miller
There should be plenty of wood, but production capacity needs to catch up.
Brick design architectural detail on Rice University Moody Center building. See more photos
A two-story building on the campus of Technical University in Dresden, Germany, will demonstrate the facility of carbon-fiber reinforced concrete. Images (c) Iurii Vakaliuk, IMB, TU Dresden
But greater use of these materials still faces obstacles.
WTAE Anchor/Sports Director Andrew Stockey (left) and Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank CEO Lisa Scales accept a check for $500,000 from 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.
Pennsylvania building products supplier raises $1.2 million for Pittsburgh-area food bank.
Image: ESA, Foster and Partners
A new building method to potentially make space architecture possible enters the fray.
The NMHC found that the majority of the 135 multifamily contractors surveyed had experienced delays with apartment or condominium projects due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lumber and building materials revenue totaled $72 billion in 2019, according to Principia.
Maggie Hardy Knox, President of 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
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Saint Gobain's North American headquarters in Malvern, Pa., was designed to provide higher levels of acoustical comfort for its employees. Image: Saint Gobain
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