wood used for construction

Morgan Motor Company still makes cars by hand with wood

While the chassis is aluminum, the body is a mix of wood and aluminium. In this building and the next, they build the structure to support the exterior body panels. Published: August 19, 2018. 【Get Price】

Wood as a Building Material Timber Lumber - Understand

As its name implies, engineered wood is the product of a more intricate fabrication process in which various wood strands, fibers, veneers, or other forms of wood are glued together to form a type of composite material that is used for specific construction applications. 【Get Price】

Wood - Wikipedia

Wood to be used for construction work is commonly known as lumber in North America. Elsewhere, lumber usually refers to felled trees, and the word for sawn planks ready for use is timber. In Medieval Europe oak was the wood of choice for all wood construction, including beams, walls, doors, and floors. 【Get Price】

Wood in the construction process - Swedish Wood

Modern wood construction is characterised by more use of prefabrication, shorter construction times, a more meticulous planning process and quality assurance of the production system. Taken together, these new circumstances entail a different process from concept to completion than is the case in the traditionally organised construction industry. 【Get Price】

8 homes made from recycled materials - CBS News

Building materials used include glass bottles, painted wood beams and ceramic tiles. Cabana Floripa – Florianopolis, Brazil Photo courtesy of Jaime, Cabana Floripa 【Get Price】

Timber buildings are growing in popularity, but are they

The 12-story, 60-unit apartment complex in Portland called Framework is part of a national boom in wood construction, but some fire experts are raising alarms about the safety of these structures. 【Get Price】