Turning Point in Timber Construction

Author(s): Ulrich Dangel

materials | design & construction | Birkhauser

Faced with climate change and the need to provide housing for a growing population, society needs to rethink the way buildings are made. Wood is a renewable building material that is unlimited in supply if sustainably managed. Recent advancements allow the construction of multi-story structures, turning our cities into carbon sinks.An integrated approach can have positive impact on the environment, local economies, and the building culture.


Product Information

Ulrich Dangel, architect and professor at the University of Texas at Austin

General Fields

  • : 9783035610253
  • : Birkhauser
  • : Birkhauser
  • : January 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ulrich Dangel
  • : paperback
  • : 176