Feature> Timber Towers – The Architect’s Newspaper

Excellent article:


Structural engineers are exploring an unexpected material for high-rise construction, one that may have significant environmental benefits: wood. Chris Bentley bores in.

Concrete and steel enabled the advent of the skyscraper, and in just about a century they helped that form reach mountainous heights. But these materials have an environmental impact that can’t be ignored. That fact is driving a new generation…Feature> Timber Towers – The Architect’s Newspaper.


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