Lendlease says timber to Barangaroo South

By Carolyn Cummins
Sydney Morning Herald
November 11, 2017
Category: Wood, Paper & Green Building
Region: International

Lendlease has expanded its presence in the engineered timber building sector after lodging a planning application with the Department of Planning and Environment for a second office property at Barangaroo South. The application, which is subject to the department’s approval following public exhibition, proposes a “sister building” to International House Sydney. …Lendlease has embraced the use of cross laminated timber (CLT) and glue laminated timber (Glulam). Constructed with wood, CLT has a lower carbon footprint than other building materials, the production process produces zero waste, and timbers are sourced from certified sustainably managed forests.

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