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Sustainable Timber Construction Seminar – Presentation Videos
On the 6 February 2024 at The University of Queensland (UQ) an in-person seminar was hosted by ASCE Australia Section and UQ School of Civil Engineering. This in-person event brought together experts ...
Aurecon commits to research hub
LAST week’s issue of Timber&Forestry eNews Issue 789, headlined the opening of ARC Advance Timber Hub. This week’s issue 790 has highlighted one of the Hub’s key supporters Aurec ...
New timber hub at UQ already delivering results
The ARC Advance Timber Hub launch has made the cover page of this week’s issues of Timber&Forestry eNews – Issue 789. See Cover Story, page 3. Timber&Forestry eNews Issue 789 ...
ARC Advance Timber Hub Launch Presentation – Professor Keith Crews
The Australian Research Council (ARC) Research Hub to Advance Timber for Australia’s Future Built Environment (ARC Advance Timber Hub) was officially launched at The University of Queensland on Wedn ...
Timber efficiencies could help ease nation’s housing crisis
University of Queensland researchers have found improving timber production efficiencies by just 5% could unlock supply for an extra 8,000 homes to be built in Australia each year. Please see UQ News ...
ARC Research Hub to Advance Timber for Australia’s Future Built Environment launched by Senator the Hon Anthony Chisholm
The University of Queensland leads $16.5 million research hub focused on advancing sustainable timber in Australia’s future built environment. For decades, gleaming towers of steel and concrete have ...
Call for Abstracts – World Conference on Timber Engineering
The World Conference on Timber Engineering 2025 has recently announced a Call for Abstracts. The conference committee invites authors to submit two-page abstracts/ mini papers by 30 April 2024. The Un ...
Australian Government signs up to increase the use of timber in buildings by 2030
The Forest and Climate Leaders Partnership Coalition on Greening Construction with Sustainable Wood announced today that at COP28, in Dubai, the Australian Government, with 16 other countries committe ...
ARC Advance Timber Hub Plots Exciting Future for Australian Industry
The ARC Research Hub to Advance Timber for Australia’s Future Built Environment (ARC Advance Timber Hub) is an Australian Research Council (ARC) Industrial Transformation Research Hub which was fund ...
Timber 2032 Forum – Going for Gold on National Forestry Day
Queensland Government officials and timber industry representatives met at The University of Queensland on the 22 August 2023 “National Forestry Day” to discuss utilising mass timber construction ...
WoodSolutions Technical Guide #39 on Robustness
The ARC Advance Timber Hub is pleased to advise that the updated WoodSolutions Technical guide #39 on Robustness has been published (July 2023) following the work performed by research project “Prog ...