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Title Turning point in timber construction : a new economy / Ulrich Dangel.
Imprint Basel, Switzerland : Birkhäuser Verlag, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
In English.
Vendor-supplied metadata.
Subject Building, Wooden.
Sustainable architecture.
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- Foreword -- Forestry and Sustainability -- The World's Forests -- Deforestation -- Climate Change -- The Carbon Cycle and Forests -- Sustainable Forest Management -- Certification Systems -- Products and Manufacturing -- Forest Products -- Carbon Sequestration and Substitution Potential -- Industry and Wood Utilization -- Reuse and Recycling -- Life-Cycle Assessment -- Globalization Trends -- Craft and Construction -- The Carpentry Trade -- Timber Construction Systems -- Wood-Based Composite Products -- Hybrid Construction and Composite Components -- Prefabrication and Mass Customization -- Wood Technology and Digital Manufacturing -- Values and Perception -- Craft Tradition and Future -- Authenticity and Contradiction -- Weathering and Preservation -- Health and Well-Being -- Potential and Outlook -- Wood in the City -- Building in Existing Fabric -- Multi-Story Timber Construction -- Rapid Housing -- Regional Value Added -- Future Developments -- Biography / Acknowledgments -- Selected Bibliography -- Illustration Credits.
Other Title Print version: 9783035608632