Building materials and construction work are responsible for a significant part of the carbon dioxide emissions during the building’s life cycle. As the energy efficiency of buildings improves, their relative share will increase even further.
Carbon dioxide emissions from building materials and products can be cut by optimizing and reducing their use through performance-based fire safety design.
Wood construction is on the rise and will play a key role in supporting the restructuring of the Finnish forest industry and ensuring its international competitiveness. Large-scale industrial wood construction will therefore increase significantly in the coming years. But what about the fire safety of a wooden house? Read about it