The story of Endless Stair, a towering Escher-like structure that was erected outside Tate Modern in September 2013 for the London Design Festival.Order now
The American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) runs a worldwide campaign to promote the use of American hardwoods. AHEC concentrates on providing architects, specifiers, designers and end-users with technical information on the range of species and products, and sources for supply of American hardwoods.
Data released for the first three quarters of 2014 shows a continued growth in global exports of American hardwood products with an increase of 22%.Read more
This film tells the story of Endless Stair, a towering Escher-like structure that was erected outside Tate Modern in September 2013 for the London Design Festival. Made from American tulipwood CLT, it was an exciting exploration of space and form that also pioneered the use of a new material, and acted as a research project. It was designed by dRMM and engineered by Arup.Go to our video library
Scott Bowe, Professor and Wood Products Specialist discusses the fact that some people think that veneer logs must be felled in late autumn to prevent the risk of discolouration due to mould stain. In fact, veneer logs are cut year round but special measures take place in the summer to prevent fungal stain.Visit our blog to read more
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