World’s tallest wooden residential building in Melbourne

London’s Stadthaus in Murray Grove has achieved global recognition as the world’s tallest wooden residential structure. Now Melbourne’s Victoria Harbour at Docklands is poised to take the mantle with Forté. The tip of a woodberg, Forté is Australia’s first large CLT (cross laminated timber) building, however Lend Lease’s Australian CEO, Mark Menhinnitt anticipates that 30% […]

See Andrew Waugh talk about designing a 9 storey wooden building

Wood’s inherent advantages: carbon storage, high thermal efficiency, light weight, availability plus modern manufacturing technology make it an attractive option for some surprising applications – such as multi-storey residential buildings. Discover Andrew Waugh’s story about the nine storeys of Stadthaus, known as Murray Grove Tower, the world’s tallest modern multi-residence timber building. Click here to see […]