Stadthaus Structure Murray Grove by Waugh Thistleton Architects – The unique building structure is a practical study, not only reduced the completion of construction, but of the whole construction process results in carbon emissions. The production of concrete and steel are very high energy, pumping tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Timber stores the opposite, because it grows the carbon, which means that their life cycle, the building structure, storage of 186 tons of carbon.
The process of building in pre-fabricated timber is fast, the entire building was completed within forty-nine weeks. It is also incredibly accurate, and a healthy environment to both work on and live in. Upon its completion the building had zero defects and 100% tenants approval successfully demonstrating that solid timber construction is a financially viable, environmentally sustainable and beautiful replacement for concrete and steel in high-density housing. Waugh Thistleton