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24 Mar, 2020, 13:11 GMT Metsä Wood: Building D(emountable) - Fast Construction With Hybrid Structures

The architectural office cepezed from the Netherlands wanted to build a four-storey office building that could be moved to another location, if...


04 Mar, 2020, 15:33 GMT Metsä Wood: How can Sustainability in Construction be Achieved Without Compromising Efficiency? The Hybrid City Initiative Calls for Innovation

Metsä Wood's Hybrid City initiative is searching for ways to make construction more sustainable while maintaining efficiency using current building...


04 Mar, 2020, 15:03 GMT Metsä Wood: How Can Sustainability in Construction be Achieved without Compromising Efficiency? The Hybrid City initiative Calls for Innovation

Metsä Wood's Hybrid City initiative is searching for ways to make construction more sustainable while maintaining efficiency using current building...


27 Feb, 2020, 12:15 GMT Metsä Wood: Metsä Pavilion Brings Construction Professionals Around the Same Table

The wooden Metsä Pavilion is to be built on the grounds of the Finnish Embassy in Tokyo. The Pavilion is constructed of prefabricated wood elements...


30 Jan, 2020, 14:36 GMT Artistic View on Spruce Plywood Like You've Never Seen Before - Artistic Execution Accentuates the Metsä Wood Product Value Promise `Easy on Site'

Metsä Wood took a creative approach to dramatize the spruce plywood value proposition - 'Easy on Site'. The image series and video address its core...


23 Jan, 2020, 10:12 GMT Open Source Wood Innovation Award Given to an Active Member

Metsä Wood's Open Source Wood is an initiative to share knowledge and innovations in the field of wood construction between construction...


09 Jan, 2020, 13:19 GMT Clever LVL Panel Connection Method Wins Open Source Wood Challenge

In August, Metsä Wood's Open Source Wood, an open platform developed to connect people and innovation in the wood construction industry, announced a...


19 Dec, 2019, 08:15 GMT Metsä Wood: Clever LVL Panel Connection Method Wins Open Source Wood Challenge

In August, Metsä Wood's Open Source Wood, an open platform developed to connect people and innovation in the wood construction industry, announced a...


10 Dec, 2019, 13:32 GMT Free, Downloadable Open Source Wood 3D Design Objects for BIM and CAD Software

Metsä Wood's Open Source Wood Initiative and ProdLib, a free library of 3D design models, join forces to make the latest innovation in wood-based...


02 Dec, 2019, 11:51 GMT Wooden Metsä Pavilion - Designing the Optimal Structure for a Unique Building

The structural design of the Metsä Pavilion has been optimised to be as simple as possible so this unique structure could be created with maximal...


31 Oct, 2019, 08:42 GMT Metsä Wood Awards Estonian Start-up Team 99 for an Eco-friendly Modular Design

Metsä Wood, a Finnish engineered wood product company, has awarded the Estonian start-up Team 99 for its innovative design of a module that can be...


23 Oct, 2019, 13:23 BST Metsä Wood: The era of Extensions is now - Light Wood is the Optimal Building Material

The natural qualities of wood - lightness and strength - bring multiple positive consequences for both individual constructors and societies...


25 Sep, 2019, 12:20 BST Metsä Wood: Wood's Journey - Sustainably From Finnish Forests to Downtown Tokyo

The spruce trees grown in Jukka Heikkonen's forest are soon to be used for building the Finnish Metsä Pavilion in Japan. During the Tokyo Summer...