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Finalists Announced for 2018 Timber Design Awards

Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 4:46 pm | NZ Wood

NZ Wood has announced the eagerly-awaited Stage Two Finalists for the 2018 NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design Awards. More >>

NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design entries close April 30

Wednesday, 18 April 2018, 4:15 pm | NZ Wood

Dr Andrew Barrie, M.Arch, D.Eng (Tokyo) is Professor of Design at the University of Auckland. In 2017, his company Andrew Barrie Lab together with Ruamoko Solutions, Tezuka Architects, Ohno Japan and Contract Construction won the Supreme Award in ... More >>

Timber Design Award entries now open

Wednesday, 14 March 2018, 9:20 am | NZ Wood

Entries are now open for the prestigious 2018 NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design Awards, and Stage One entries will close at 5pm on Monday, 30 April 2018. More >>

"Use the natural resource in your own backyard"

Friday, 24 March 2017, 2:07 pm | NZ Wood

New Zealand is missing a prime opportunity to combine its sustainable timber resources with an innovative manufacturing system to build faster and more efficiently. More >>

Finalists Announced for Resene NZ Wood Timber Design Awards

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 1:06 pm | NZ Wood

NZ Wood has announced the eagerly-awaited Stage One Finalists for the Resene Timber Design Awards 2017. More >>

NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2015

Thursday, 14 May 2015, 10:19 am | NZ Wood

Showcase your examples of timber design excellence and be in to win $2000 prize money per category , also be in to win the "Resene Overall Judges Choice Award" for and win a further $2000! More >>

NZ Wood Timber Design Awards 2015 “Stage One Entries Open"

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 11:49 am | NZ Wood

Only four weeks to go until entries close - Don't miss out on entering these awards! More >>

NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2015

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 11:39 am | NZ Wood

Both local and international companies will be looking to NZ for timber design inspiration in 2015/16. More >>

Stanley: NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2014

Wednesday, 19 March 2014, 11:30 am | NZ Wood

Ladies and gentlemen, good evening. I’d like to welcome you all to the NZWood Resene Timber Design Awards for 2014 – the annual awards ceremony celebrating the best structural innovations in wood in New Zealand. Let me start by acknowledging the ... More >>

The small and the soaring take national timber design awards

Wednesday, 19 March 2014, 9:56 am | NZ Wood

A tiny family bach at Otago’s Taieri River mouth and a stunning aquatic centre on Wellington’s Kapiti Coast are joint supreme winners of the 2014 NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards. More >>

NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2014 Stage 1 Finalists

Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 11:46 am | NZ Wood

NZ Wood are pleased to announce the finalists of the 2014 NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards! As these awards are New Zealand's only Timber Design Awards, there was a great response to enter the Awards again for 2014. More >>

Competitive Edge a Driver behind Huge Surge in Entries

Wednesday, 18 July 2012, 6:43 pm | NZ Wood

“ New Zealand’s only Timber Design Awards achieved a massive jump in entries this year, reflecting the desire of professionals to differentiate themselves and their practices from the rest,” says NZ Wood CEO Jane Arnott. More >>

Call for Entries Highlights Resene and NZ Wood Partnership

Friday, 11 May 2012, 4:02 pm | NZ Wood

NZ Wood today announced that Resene, the NZ owned and operated paint manufacturer from Lower Hutt, has committed to a naming rights sponsorship of the 2012 Timber Design Awards. More >>

Leisure Value of Forests Builds on Economic Performance

Friday, 18 November 2011, 3:51 pm | NZ Wood

A new forestry study has highlighted the importance of New Zealand’s plantation forests for recreational purposes. More >>

Wood - The Green Answer to the Red Zone

Wednesday, 2 November 2011, 2:03 pm | NZ Wood

Cantabrians are being urged to consider the benefits of timber for the rebuild of Christchurch. NZ Wood – the promotional arm of the Wood Council of New Zealand – is launching a campaign to encourage the use of structural timber in multi-storey ... More >>

Wood Council of New Zealand Strengthens its Focus

Thursday, 1 September 2011, 4:48 pm | NZ Wood

The Wood Council of New Zealand (Woodco) has appointed Jane Arnott to the role of Chief Executive Officer for NZ Wood, the operation that runs the over-arching marketing programme for the forest and wood sector. Jane will assume full responsibility for ... More >>

International pointers for rebuilding Christchurch

Tuesday, 22 March 2011, 12:29 pm | NZ Wood

The experience of rebuilding the Italian town of L’Aquila after its devastating earthquake in 2009 showed people who have been through such disasters have a preference for timber, according to Italian engineers. More >>

Boron treatment for wood supported

Thursday, 17 March 2011, 1:44 pm | NZ Wood

The move to a single boron treatment for all enclosed timber framing is a sensible and timely move says NZ Wood, the industry’s promotional organisation. More >>

Unique Wooden Building Wins Acclaim

Monday, 20 December 2010, 4:02 pm | NZ Wood

An iconic structure in an iconic setting has won the community section of the inaugural Trans-Tasman Timber Design Awards. This is the recently opened and highly imaginative visitor centre at Waitomo, New Zealand. More >>

Trans Tasman Timber Design Awards Programme Announced

Friday, 26 November 2010, 9:43 am | NZ Wood

NZ Wood and Australian Timber Design Awards announce the introduction of a Trans-Tasman Timber Design Award open to the design industries in both Australia and New Zealand. More >>