Metsä Wood

  • Free, downloadable Open Source Wood 3D design objects for BIM and CAD software

    Etiketter: Wood
    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 construction easily available to everyone. With ProdLib library, you can now download the elements available on Open Source Wood to your design software. / Metsä Wood
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  • Metsä Wood awards Estonian start-up Team 99 for an eco-friendly modular design

    Etiketter: Forestry
    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 used to construct buildings of different sizes and shapes, at the same time reducing their overall carbon footprint. The module has been completely designed using Metsä Wood’s Kerto LVL (laminated veneer lumber) products – making the design fast, light and green. / Metsä Wood
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  • Metsä Wood awards Estonian start-up Team 99 for an eco-friendly modular design

    Etiketter: Forestry
    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 used to construct buildings of different sizes and shapes, at the same time reducing their overall carbon footprint. The module has been completely designed using Metsä Wood’s Kerto LVL (laminated veneer lumber) products – making the design fast, light and green. / Metsä Wood
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  • Metsä Wood: The era of extensions is now – light wood is the optimal building material

    Etiketter: Wood
    The natural qualities of wood – lightness and strength – bring multiple positive consequences for both individual constructors and societies undergoing heavy urbanisation. According to experts, one of the areas of wood construction with most potential is extension building. Wooden materials like Metsä Wood’s Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber) make construction fast, light and green. / Metsä Wood
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  • New European LVL Handbook published

    Etiketter: Wood
    New European LVL handbook is the first comprehensive summary of the properties and end uses of LVL products. It has been compiled and published by the woodworking industry. The handbook is an extensive source of information for designers, engineers and builders. / Metsä Wood
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  • news.cision.com/ Metsä Wood/ Wood’s journey – sustainably from Finnish forests to downtown Tokyo English Wood’s journey – sustainably from Finnish forests to downtown Tokyo

    Etiketter: Wood
    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 Olympics in 2020, the stylish wooden pavilion will serve as a meeting point for the Finnish Olympic team. The use of Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber) elements enables fast, light and green construction. / Metsä Wood
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  • Open Source Wood challenge: large wall panel connections

    Etiketter: Wood
    Metsä Wood’s Open Source Wood is an open platform developed to connect people and innovation in the wood construction industry. Open Source Wood gathers ideas and designs from all corners of the globe and makes them available for all, free of charge. We believe the only way to grow wood use in construction is to share knowledge. / Metsä Wood
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  • Green construction and living in Norway

    Etiketter: Wood
    Verksbyen, a new green neighbourhood in Fredrikstad in Norway, showcases the future of sustainable living. As part of the project, construction company Arca Nova Bolig is building five five-storey apartment buildings situated in Capjon Park area in Verskbyen. The buildings are being constructed using Metsä Wood’s Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber) products – making the construction fast, light and green. / Metsä Wood
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  • Cranleigh School’s new building combines steel frame and wood elements

    Etiketter: Wood
    Cranleigh School in Surrey in the United Kingdom was established in 1865. As part of the historic school’s campus development project, two old buildings have been renovated and turned into the van Hasselt Centre – a new building with teaching space and a café. / Metsä Wood
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  • No Waste – wiser and more sustainable building with wood products

    Etiketter: Wood
    The construction sector continues consuming globally around one third of the planet´s already limited resources (1). Building with wood products like Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber) enables the vitally important change towards sustainable building. / Metsä Wood
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