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Wood Construction

Market Prices
  • Market Prices
  • September 02, 2015 12:02

FORDAQ organizes new online auction of sawn hardwood

More than 300 m3 of of oak, cherry, alder, maple, hornbeam, beech and jequitiba can be acquired with 0% buyer commission... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • September 01, 2015 08:53

France: Lumber prices in the second quarter of 2015

In the following report you can check the latest available lumber prices in France (both softwood as well as hardwood)... [more...]

  • Panels
  • August 31, 2015 15:15

DIY group Obi takes over Baumax

Media rumours have been speculating for weeks, now they have been confirmed. The Austrian home improvement chain Baumax has been taken over by the German DIY group Obi and the Austrian property developer Supernova... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 31, 2015 13:15

Japan: Construction growth slows down

Housing starts in Japan slowed more than expected in July... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 28, 2015 13:44

RedBuilt doubles LVL capacity

RedBuilt LLC, an US manufacturer of engineered structural wood products, today announced the addition of a new laminated veneer lumber (LVL) line at its engineered lumber products facility... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 21, 2015 09:20

GS Group launches wood-plastic composites production in Russia

On August 17, 2015 Russian investment holding company GS Group launched the pelletized wood-plastic composites (WPCs) production site in Ulyanovsk region, Russia... [more...]

Wood Construction
  • Wood Construction
  • August 19, 2015 14:38

Production in construction down in euro area

In June 2015 compared with May 2015, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 1.9% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.1% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In May 2015, production in construction grew by 0.2% in the euro area and fell by 0.2% in the EU28... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 19, 2015 12:00

Quebec allows 12-storey wooden buildings

The Prime Minister of Canada's Quebec province Philippe Couillard has introduced a technical guideline for the construction of 12-storey buildings made of solid wood... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 19, 2015 10:22

US housing starts rise to nearly eight-year high

Data released on Tuesday by the US Commerce Department shows that construction of US new homes increased to the highest level in nearly 8 years... [more...]

  • Panels
  • August 10, 2015 13:57

Lumber Liquidators reports loss in 2nd Quarter 2015

Lumber Liquidators the largest specialty retailer of hardwood flooring in North America, announced financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. Net sales in the second quarter of 2015 were ...... [more...]

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