Swedish City Embraces Timber Heritage

Eddie Aitken
By Eddie Aitken
March 25, 2022NTD UK News

The northern Swedish city of  Skelleftea near the Arctic Circle has a strong tradition of making use of wood—with wooden bridges and even a wooden multi-story carpark. And now it’s embracing this heritage even further with one of the tallest wooden skyscrapers on the planet and a new Cultural Centre—built entirely from timber.

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