The book series Design of timber structure Volume 1-3 fills a long-standing gap within the Swedish field of timber engineering. The books are mainly produced for active structural engineers and for students at technical universities and institutes of higher education in Sweden. Researchers, architects, students of lower technical education and people with a general interest in learning how to design timber structures or just increase their knowledge of the building material timber, could benefit from parts of the content.
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Choosing wood The book provides a thorough grounding in wood, covering the environment, the material, moisture, wood protection, the range, products, the construction process, handling, surface treatment, joint types, building regulations and wood supply.
Grading of sawn timber in Euroe according to EN 1611-1. Terms and definitions, methods of measurement and requirements. 60 pages and format A5.
Architecture in wood. The Timber Prize is an architectural prize incepted by Swedish Wood. It is awarded every four years to a building that embodies exemplary Swedish architecture in wood and which reflects and inspires the times we live in.
A new way of building for a new era During the last decade, modern wood construction in Sweden has had a major breakthrough.
Fact sheets - Swedish Wood has produced six fact sheets in English that provide information about the Swedish Forest Industries and Swedish wood products.