Project: hardwood_joint – Innovative joints in hardwoods

Acronym hardwood_joint (Reference Number: FORESTVALUE-041)
Duration 01/03/2019 - 01/03/2022
Project Topic The overall project objective is to foster high-performance hardwood structures in the European building sector by developing economic, reliable and innovative joint technologies for hardwood members and the design thereof. The objective is to pave the way for using more hardwood products in the building industry by giving added value to hardwood species which are currently mainly used as fuelwood
Network ForestValue
Call ForestValue Cofund Call - Innovating forest-based bioeconomy

Project partner

Number Name Role Country
1 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Timber Structures and Building Construction Coordinator Germany
2 Department of Building Technology, Linnaeus University Partner Sweden
3 Institute of Timber Engineering and Wood Technology, Graz University of Technology Partner Austria
4 Laboratoire d’Etude et de Recherche sur le MAtériau Bois, based in Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Technologies et Industries du Bois, Epinal Partner France
5 Schmid Schrauben Hainfeld GmbH Partner Austria
6 Hasslacher Holding GmbH Partner Austria
7 Adolf Würth GmbH & Co. KG Partner Germany
8 Pollmeier Furnierwerkstoffe GmbH Partner Germany
9 Simonin SAS Partner France
10 Würth France Partner France