Strong result in snowy quarter
The great interest in using wood for building provided Moelven with strong operating income in the first quarter, although the winter cooled some parts of the market.
Building a world record
During the winter Olympics at Lillehammer Rune Abrahamsen found motivation to set world records using timber as a building material. 24 years later he is spearheading the timber structure in the world’s tallest pure timber building.
Director Sverre Tiltnes of Bygg21 says that Mjøstårnet is world-class engineering.
Can build timber skyscraper taller than 150 metres
“With a wider building, it will be possible to build a timber building taller than 100 metres. 150 metres should also be possible. Possibly even taller.”
Good result for Moelven
Moelven posted a NOK 420 million profit on the company's operations in 2017. This is an earnings improvement of NOK 125 million compared to the previous year
Norway to build world’s tallest timber building
“Mjøstårnet” will be more than 80 metres tall, and stand 30 metres higher than what is today considered the world’s tallest timber building.
Mjøstårnet is the world’s tallest
Why will “Mjøstårnet” be the world’s tallest timber building? Here’s the answer!
Taking the Paris agreement seriously
“Greenhouse gas emissions and rising temperatures are serious. Each and every one of us needs to become aware of what we do, what we consume and how we live,” says builder Arthur Buchardt.
Moelven earned NOK 296 million
Moelven improved its operating result for the first nine months by NOK 24 million compared with the corresponding period last year.
What is a timber building?
That is what Rune Abrahamsen of Moelven Limtre AS and nine other experts will define this Sunday in Sydney at an international workshop on tall timber buildings.