The American Tulipwood research – turning a challenge into an opportunity

When leading British architect David Adjaye chose American tulipwood for his London Design Festival project last year the key challenge for AHEC was how to effectively treat the timber to withstand several weeks on London’s South Bank in a British autumn.

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