Timber Buildings

Low-energy constructions
Cover of Timber Buildings


Cristina Benedetti

Bibliographic information

2010, 176 p.
  • ISBN: 978-88-6046-033-2




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NEW: now also available as app for iPad. Modern wood building systems open up new possibilities in terms of form and language, allowing the use of different materials and a special focus on energy consumption and eco-sustainability. This book is based on the experiences developed within the CasaClima Master’s course at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. It is also a design and construction handbook for both timber frame and X-lam building systems. The material analyses and the descriptions of the building elements are completed by numerous illustrations – photos, graphs, 2D details and 3D renderings.