List of Swedish Wood´s publications


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.

The CLT Handbook is the result of a collaboration between Swedish suppliers of cross laminated timber, CLT, and the industry body Swedish Wood. The CLT Handbook is part of Swedish Wood’s investment in handbooks for building in wood.188 pages and format A4.
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Commercial Grading of Timber. Terms and definitions, methods of measurement and requirements. 84 pages and format A5.



Joinery Handbook. The content of the Joinery Handbook is aimed at both small carpenters and students, but also at the larger companies working in the production and design of furniture and furnishings in mainly softwood. The book deals with everything from design to machine knowledge and surface treatments.
Covers 120 pages and is in A4 format.

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.