The story of Endless Stair, a towering Escher-like structure that was erected outside Tate Modern in September 2013 for the London Design Festival.Order now
The American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) runs a worldwide campaign to promote the use of American hardwoods. AHEC concentrates on providing architects, specifiers, designers and end-users with technical information on the range of species and products, and sources for supply of American hardwoods.
Global exports of U.S. Hardwoods in first half of 2015 down compared to 2014, however some markets have shown significant growth.Read more
Speakers, panel discussions, press conferences, and networking events kicked off the 20th Convention.Read more
AHEC had a beautifully crafted stand with architecture, furniture and design portraits showcasing the beauty of the American hardwood species.Read more
This film tells the story of Endless Stair, a towering Escher-like structure that was erected outside Tate Modern in September 2013 for the London Design Festival. Made from American tulipwood CLT, it was an exciting exploration of space and form that also pioneered the use of a new material, and acted as a research project. It was designed by dRMM and engineered by Arup.Go to our video library
Scott Bowe, Professor and Wood Products Specialist discusses the fact that some people think that veneer logs must be felled in late autumn to prevent the risk of discolouration due to mould stain. In fact, veneer logs are cut year round but special measures take place in the summer to prevent fungal stain.Visit our blog to read more
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