Wood In Architecture Issue 1, 2024

Features

The evolution of green architecture: An interview with Mark Thomson
Green or sustainable architecture has become a necessity in the wake of the climate crisis, but what exactly does it entail? Sorelle Henricus talks to Mark Thomson, founder of Eco Effective Solutions, to gain insights into how the construction industry can become greener.

“Indonesia is getting ready for CLT”
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) manufacturers in South East Asia are few and far, since the uptake of mass timber is still slow in the region — which make manufacturers like INCLT a surprising welcome. Gijs van Seggelen, founder of INCLT, shares more about the company and why they set up a CLT manufacturing facility in Indonesia.

Build wood, build wellness
Wood has been espoused many times for its biophilic qualities. How can it contribute to better health quality in healthcare or wellness facilities?