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SI-Modular: Sustainable Building System with Timber I-Beams

May 24, 2017 - in Buildings, Structural components

Architect Hans-Ludwig Stell from Münster, Germany, has developed a sophisticated modular system for one and two-storey house construction. This quick, easy, and self-explanatory timber construction, SI-Modular, is based on Metsä Wood´s I-beam Finnjoist®.…

Temporary Wooden Market Hall Becomes Eye-Catching Landmark

March 15, 2017 - in Buildings, News, Projects

The distinctive new building in Stockholm’s Östermalm is a temporary market hall that was built as a temporary space while the old market hall is being…

Finnish Broadcasting Company: Why Helsinki Doesn’t Extend Upwards?

January 27, 2017 - in Buildings

Extensions to existing buildings are beginning to rise above the urban and industrial areas of Helsinki’s currently rather horizontal skyline. As The…

Metsä Wood and Michael Green have designed a wooden version of the Empire State Building 

November 20, 2015 - in Buildings, Corporate, Design/Engineering

Espoo, Finland -- Metsä Wood, a Finnish quality wood products producer, has designed the iconic Empire State Building using wood as the main material together with Michael Green, a world-known architect and spokesperson for using wood in modern constructions. This…

Metsä Wood and Michael Green Have Designed a Wooden Version of the Empire State Building

Espoo, Finland—Metsä Wood, a Finnish quality wood products producer, has designed the iconic Empire State Building using wood as the main material together with Michael Green, a world-known architect and spokesperson for using wood in modern constructions. This…