Category Archives: Design

Wind Turbine Towers Built Using Wood

“Our calculations indicate that the 150 meter tower will reduce mass by about 30% and cut manufacturing costs by roughly 40% compared with an equivalent tubular steel tower with a 6-7 meter base diameter. And wood is a natural product that can often be sourced locally, creating local jobs and other added benefits.” — Chief Technical Officer Erik Dölerud ,

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Finalist Selected for Anthony Timberlands Center for Design Competition

From nearly 70 submissions across 10 countries, only six architecture firms remain. These six are now finalist in holding responsibility for the design of the Anthony Timberlands Center for Design and Materials Innovation at the University of Arkansas.

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