Innovative Design for the Future – Use and
Reuse of Wood (Building) Components
We aim to answer the questions:
How easy is it to reuse wood from current buildings especially as structural material?
How can the past experience help the future?
We aim to identify the key problem areas and propose technical and methodological solutions to address them. This knowledge will be transferred to industry to avoid inadvertent and unnecessary problems for future generations.
Almost three years ago we gladly noticed that "Kayak House" , the work of the architects Katarina Lundeberg and Fredric Benesch (founders of InPraiseofShadows) had been nominated for the Swedish Wood’s Award. The charming building made with no screws has been...
Our project got invited to participate to en event in a seria called "Forestry Speed Datings", organized by the Europen Forest Institute "Bioregions Facility". The subject of discussion will be Circular Design of Wooden Building Materials. The event will take place on...
Dr. Karin Sandberg (RISE), Prof. Guillermo Íñiguez-González (UPM) and Dr. Daniel F. Llana (UPM) from the InFutUReWood project attended the ForestValue Final Conference that took place at the Royal Botanical Garden of Madrid, Spain on the 28th and 29th of September...