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AHEC Blog

  • 17th June 2011

    It’s time to let science do the talking

    By:Mike Snow in Environment

    AHEC and the American hardwood industry have long welcomed increased market focus on environmental issues. A natural, renewable, legally harvested and sustainably sourced product with very low embodied energy, like American...

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  • 10th June 2011

    Finding inspiration at the Hay Festival

    By:David Venables in Events

    I was fortunate enough to spend a lot of time at this year’s Hay Literary and Arts Festival in Wales and attended quite a few events. As an avid reader of the Guardian and a regular at Hay, I was a bit concerned that the move to...

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  • 27th May 2011

    Time to stand taller

    By:David Venables in Environment

    "time to stand taller"; I am not actually referring to trees but it could easily be a sentiment that sums up American hardwood forests as they keep growing and expanding.

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  • 23rd May 2011

    On a roll with the “Timber Wave”

    By:David Venables in Events, Species focus

    We really seem to be on a roll when it comes to exciting collaborations with seriously good architects.

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  • 16th May 2011

    “On Cloud 9”

    By:David Venables in Events, Species focus

    Actually I tell a lie there were in fact twelve of them! We have worked with a number of very interesting architects in the past few years, but in Milan last week, as part of the Salone de Mobile, we collaborated with the...

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