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The Mont-Laurier Theatre by FABG Combines Local Forestry and New Technologies

The Mont-Laurier Theatre by FABG Combines Local Forestry and New Technologies | sustainable architecture | Scoop.it

Located in the Laurentian Mountains on the southern embankment of the Lievre River in Canada,  the Mont-Laurier Theatre is a multi-purpose venue – theatre, convention centre and concert hall that emphasizes the importance of timber in the region. FABG based the design on an architectural proposition of a structural grid of cross-laminated wood beams that support the roof and create a canopy over the main entrance.

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Using wood to reach new heights...

Using wood to reach new heights... | sustainable architecture | Scoop.it
Using wood to reach new heights - The Building with timber exhibition in Munich documents the potentialities afforded by this ancient material, making adventurous constructions a real possibility for the future.
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