Timber Engineering Reference


I blog regularly about timber engineering topics. Visit the Timber Engineering category on my blog to read current posts on this topic.

Web Directory

This world-wide directory of web links related to wood construction and timber engineering (“Holzbau” in German) is designed as an edited but open central node for professionals, academics, students or the general public to quickly find information related to this exciting topic.

To submit a link, use the comment form on the bottom of the most appropriate page.

Please note: This directory is currently not being maintained while I am looking for other ways to maintain such information.


Timber Engineering Web Search

Use the search box above to do a Google search of several predefined websites – all which are related to timber engineering. The current list of searched sites is: proholz.at, fpl.fs.fed.us, forestprod.org, wooduniversity.org, apawood.org, tfguild.org, cwc.ca, awc.org, forumholzbau.com, infoholz.de, holz.de and this one.

Timber Engineering Case Studies

In this series of posts I infrequently showcase photos of wooden buildings that I have visited in my travels. You can find the complete list here:

Wood Design Case Studies

Timber Engineering Dictionary

This German-English, English-German dictionary currently contains approx. 1000 timber engineering and general engineering terms. There is also a list of other related dictionaries for more languages.