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Australian Passive House Association launches training programme

15-01-2021
Passivehaus, Passivehouse, construction, wood, building, architecture, sustainability

The Australian Passive House Association (APHA) has announced that it will be providing Certified Passive House Training Courses commencing in March 2021. APHA is experiencing significant year on year growth and with the number of projects currently in progress, capacity is a key constraint that we are excited to be addressing. APHA’s …

IMA Schelling USA appoints Karl-Heinz "Charlie" Schulz as new Director of Technical Services / Service Manager

08-01-2021
IMA Schelling, USA, management, leadership

Karl-Heinz "Charlie" Schulz IMA Schelling Group, a provider of sales and after-sales support of IMA and Schelling products for the woodworking, metalworking and plastics industries, welcomes Karl-Heinz “Charlie" Schulz as the new Director of Technical Services/Service Manager for their US operations. The IMA Schelling Group US is excited …

Editor’s pick21st Australian Timber Design Awards winners announced

10-12-2020
Australia, timber, design, architecture

The Annual Australian Timber Design Award winners for 2020 were announced on 2 December 2020 at a virtual event, with BVN and TTW receiving first prize for their Marrickville Library project. Marrickville Library (Photo: Tom Roe) The Marrickville Library and community centre is located on the site of the former Marrickville Hospital site which …

Vietnam: Private sector commits to developing timber industry

20-11-2020
Vietnam, timber, sustainability

On 9 November 2020 in Ho Chi Minh City, representatives of multiple associations signed the Commitment on Sustainable and Responsible Development of Vietnam’s Wood Industry. This Commitment represents a comprehensive package of actions toward sustainable and responsible development of Vietnam’s wood industry sector. The associations …