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Costings research shows timber is cheaper in four new WoodSolutions Design Guides
A recent research project involved developing designs for four building types with timber solutions, as well as alternative designs with conventional steel portal or concrete construction. The project aimed to provide a source of timber costing information to building professionals by comparing the cost of timber commercial buildings to the cost of those constructed using ...Read More
Final Report For Commercial Building Costing Cases Studies – Traditional Design versus Timber Project
This project developed realistic timber costing information for building professionals in the non-housing building sector. It compared the cost of constructing four commercial building types in timber and using traditional materials. The building types were a 7 storey office building, an 8 storey apartment building, a 2 storey aged care facility and a single ...Read More