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And finally a review of my trip….. Wood Solutions tour 2015

I thought I would write a short summary of my time on the Wood Solutions 2015 tour of Italy, Switzerland and Austria.   Firstly I would like to thank Eileen and Andrew and those behind the scenes of TDA NSW and … Continue reading

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CLT day – Stora Enso – Kindergarten and passive house design 151015

For those of you following my blog you will know that this was an intensive but very enjoyable study trip. Last night’s stay was at the Hotel Moselebauer in Bad St Leonhard. No sooner had we dumped our suitcases than … Continue reading

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Glulam -WIEHAG day – industrial build – factory visit and Wels exhibition hall 141015

After a night in Salzburg and experiencing the local Wiener Schnitzel (very nice) at the Old Fox we headed out early to experience a day learning more about the capabilities of glulam. Our guide for the day was Johannes Rebhahn … Continue reading

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Commercial CLT construction and visit to Binderholz offices 131015

Last night we stayed in the Old Town district of Innsbruck a rather charming Austrian City with many historic buildings. For some of us Innsbruck will also be remembered for the size of the fried chicken portions. From Innsbruck we … Continue reading

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Chäserrugg summit restaurant 121015

Sometimes in life you get very lucky and I have just had one of those great days. After our morning at the Tamedia centre I did not expect another awe-inspiring construction quite so soon. However, a visit to Chäserrugg in … Continue reading

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Tamedia Headquarters, Stauffacher, Zurich 121015

Wow, wow, wow what a building, I am running out of superlatives.  Yesterday the Expo was rather amazing but today we got to look at a spectacular work place that uses glulam beams for a rather stunning post and beam … Continue reading

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Milan Expo 2015 more photos

Thought I would add in a few more photos as the Expo was rather impressive.  

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