Context, drivers, and future potential for wood-frame multi-story construction in Europe

@inproceedings{Hurmekoski2015ContextDA,
  title={Context, drivers, and future potential for wood-frame multi-story construction in Europe},
  author={Elias Hurmekoski and Ragnar Ingi J{\'o}nsson and T. Nord},
  year={2015}
}
Compared to many manufacturing industries, there have been few major improvements over the past few decades in the productivity, profitability, or the environmental impact of construction. However, driven by institutional changes, promotion campaigns, and technological development in the 1990s, novel industrial wood-frame multi-story construction (WMC) practices have been emerging in some European countries. The aim of the study is to explore the WMC market potential in Europe by combining two… CONTINUE READING

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