Build in Wood in Copenhagen
The use of wood in construction projects is gaining popularity worldwide. On the 30th and 31st of May representatives of the construction industry met to discuss the potential of timber construction, to get inspired, to meet new people and to give new insights to your partners and colleagues!
The focus is on multi-storey buildings, sustainability, fire protection, longevity and on-site processes. The program has been carefully designed for architects, engineers, contractors, property developers and suppliers, working with key industry stakeholders.
The Build in Wood conference was peppered with debates and lectures from Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Austria, England, Canada and Japan. For example, Kirsten Haggart, Senior Associate at Waugh Thistleton Architects, was represented. The English architectural company is known for its commitment to sustainability and wood construction projects.
In addition one could by Dr. Richard Woschitz, Woschitz Group, who guides you from the perspective of an engineer through the construction of the HoHo hybrid building in Vienna.
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