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2017 Timber Design Awards sponsors announced Sponsors for the NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2017 are:   NAMING SPONSORS: Resene RESIDENTIAL ARCHITECTURAL EXCELLENCE: Carter Holt Harvey COMMERCIAL ARCHITECTURAL EXCELLENCE: Timberlab Solutions Ltd ENGINEERING INNOVATION: New Zealand Timber Design Society EXCELLENCE IN ENGINEERED WOOD PRODUCTS: XLam NZ Ltd and Nelson Pine … Continue reading
2017 Timber Design Awards The NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards advise due to demand that ‘Stage One Entries’ are extended until 3rd November!   * NEW CATEGORY * NEW JUDGES * Showcase your examples of timber design excellence!  Both local and international companies … Continue reading
The small and the soaring take national timber design awards Category winners are Wellington’s Cable Car Terminus; public toilets in Eastbourne, Lower Hutt; Auckland’s Milse dessert restaurant; a native wood panelled home in Auckland’s Point Chevalier and the Bougainville Library, in Arawa, Bougainville. The Taieri bach was designed by Regan … Continue reading
Wood innovation attracts Australian architects They will attend a national wood design seminar and the NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards, and visit several major manufacturing plants and some of the iconic structures that have given New Zealand a reputation as a leader in engineered … Continue reading
NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2014 – Stage One Finalists Announced As these awards are New Zealand’s only Timber Design Awards, there was a great response to enter the Awards again for 2014. 35 projects have been selected for Stage One Finalists. These have gone through to Stage Two judging, which … Continue reading
Trucks tough it out with timber The Ministry of Education said the exercise to establish how much force its school buildings could withstand had saved it hundreds of millions of dollars in earthquake-strengthening costs. A 1960s, two-classroom timber-framed building at South End School in Carterton was … Continue reading
NZ Wood Resene 2014 Timber Design Awards The timetable leading up to the awards evening at Te Papa will involve: July 2013 finalising design award categories August 2013 call for sponsors September 2013 announcement of sponsors October 2013 call for design award categories November 2013 judging of … Continue reading
NZ Wood responds to market conditions NZ Wood, the promotional arm of the Wood Council of New Zealand has today confirmed that it is scaling back its activities. Funding cutbacks that are a direct result of the impact of the high NZ Dollar has meant that … Continue reading
JNL Puts a Little Heart in it’s Transport Logistics JNL manufactures a wide range of engineered wood (LVL, Plywood, Panels) and solid wood products – for structural and non-structural purposes, for external or internal uses, and for appearance or non-appearance finishes. The Put a Little Heart in it campaign … Continue reading