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Portland airport crafts wooden roof, part of $2B expansion | KOIN.com

PMG PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE – Vince Granato, the Chief Projects Officer at Port of Portland, under the Portland International Airport’s upcoming mass timber roof for the main terminal.

There are 200 craft workers on the side-by-side roof sites, and another 400 working at the airport on other projects.

Source: Portland airport crafts wooden roof, part of $2B expansion | KOIN.com

Best Green Project: Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design | 2020-10-27 | Engineering News-Record

Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design

Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design  PHOTOS BY JONATHAN HILLYER

The Kendeda Building also is the first global example of using salvaged materials in a mass timber project, incorporating nearly 500 nail-laminated panels crafted from salvaged 2x6s and 2x4s previously used for local movie and TV productions.

Source: Best Green Project: Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design | 2020-10-27 | Engineering News-Record

Tallest timber adaptive reuse building set to open | ArchitectureAU

55 Southbank Boulevard by Bates Smart.

55 Southbank Boulevard by Bates Smart. Image: Hume Partners Property

Bates Smart designed a 10 storey structure made from engineered timber that sits top of an existing office building in Melbourne’s Southbank. The Adina Apartment Hotel Melbourne Southbank is set to open later in 2020.

Source: Tallest timber adaptive reuse building set to open | ArchitectureAU