The director general of Adivbois explains the objectives and aims of the Wood Buildings for Living competition which allowed to launch 13 projects in twenty-four places and 12 high-rise wood buildings projects.
In a country where concrete is king, construction of wood buildings is reaching new heights by hedging on verticality. There are currently around thirty high-rise wood building projects underway in France and hence the country has moved into position as a world leader in this field.
Woodrise, the first ‘International Congress on Hi-Rise Wood Buildings’ took place in Bordeaux on 12-15 September 2017.
Franklin France – global leader in lightning protection – has been commissioned by the China state construction engineering company to design the lightning protection system for Africa’s largest Mosque.
‘Changing the way we build’ – Finalcad’s tagline sums up the DNA of French BIM unicorn seeing explosive growth