Looking to The Future – Tall Timber Buildings

Looking to The Future With Tall Timber Buildings The conventional construction material of timber is to be given a new definition under technological advancements. The timber industry and government have joint hands to invest in research and development in order to encourage forestry resource use in commercial construction. According to NZ Wood promotion manager Debbie […]

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3D printing wood for construction

It may sound like magic, but a Canterbury University researcher thinks 3D technology could hold the key to a whole new industry in 3D printing wood. The outcome could be an endless supply of timber for construction without ever having to cut down a tree. Associate Professor David Leung has just received funding of $255,000 […]

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Opportunities in Auckland under Construction

With the region and the country as a whole under construction. There is an urgency for more housing and infrastructure to carry an ever-increasing population. Granted, it will now rely heavily on related businesses to supply and fuel the momentum. Richard O’Brien of nzbizbuysell says commercial opportunities abound in booming construction times – especially if […]

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The Timber industry is also ready!

The timber industry reacts to the government’s announced boost to home construction with the Housing Infrastructure Fund; timber professionals believe that has to have a timber focus. ”If we want that many houses to be built quickly, properly, and with sustainable materials, timber is the way to go. This is even more the case with […]

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