• 8010

    Inffeldgasse 24 Graz


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Acting as a connecting link between fundamentals-oriented university research and teaching on the one side and impetus-generating, implementation-oriented timber industry on the other, holz.bau forschungs gmbh provides short-term and result-oriented research services. At the same time it deals with medium to long-term research issues, primarily on the topics 'Design and Construction Sciences' and 'Material and Structure Sciences'. holz.bau forschungs gmbh sees its tasks in the preparation of knowledge and targeted knowledge transfer to be able to achieve the largest possible implementation potential of know-how. Keywords: Timber Research; Timber Construction; Cross Laminated Timber; Grading; Connection technique Subject areas: timber construction and wood technology Shareholder: Haas Fertigbau GmbH. & Co KG Holzindustrie Preding Gmbh Kaufmann Holding AG Fachverband der Holzindustrie Österreich Technische Universität Graz Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft Holzcluster Steiermark Gmbh HMS Bausysteme GmbH Hasslacher Drauland Holzindustrie GmbH Funded by: Ministry of Economic Affairs and Labour BMWA (Austria) Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology BMVIT (Austria) Province of Styria with Styrian Business Promotion Agency SFG (Austria) Contact: Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. G. Schickhofer Inffeldgasse 24 8010 Graz gerhard.schickhofer@tugraz.at www.holzbauforschung.at Short Description: holz.bau forschungs gmbh wants to secure and expand the position of wood. The core competencies of this company lie in combining and dealing with research issues of the timber and building technolo-gies.

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Fasteners Engineering & Materials Science
Failure modes Engineering & Materials Science
Fibers Engineering & Materials Science
Lead screws Engineering & Materials Science
Timber Engineering & Materials Science
Stiffness Engineering & Materials Science
Stress concentration Engineering & Materials Science

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Manfred Augustin


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Thomas Bogensperger


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Katarina Bratulic



Research Output 2000 2019

Block shear failure mechanism of axially-loaded groups of screws

Mahlknecht, U. & Brandner, R. 2019 In : Engineering structures. 183, p. 220-242 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stress concentration

Evaluation and approximation of timber connection properties for displacement-based analysis of CLT wall systems

Flatscher, G., Schickhofer, G. (ed.) & Brandner, R. (ed.) 2017 Graz: Verlag der Technischen Universität Graz. (Monographic Series TU Graz: Timber Engineering & Technology; vol. TET 6)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Activities 2003 2017

Durchbrüche im Holzbau mit Fokus auf innen- und außenliegende Verstärkungsvarianten

Schickhofer, G. (Speaker)
25 Jan 2017

Activity: Science to scienceTalk at conference or symposium

Einführung Brettsperrholz (BSP)

Brandner, R. (Keynote speaker), Thiel, A. (Contributor)
27 Jul 2017

Activity: Science to scienceTalk at workshop, seminar or course

Design for in-plane loads

Thiel, A. (Speaker), Brandner, R. (Speaker)
13 Jun 2017

Activity: Science to scienceTalk at workshop, seminar or course

Press / Media

Industrielles Bauen mit Holz – Baubetriebliche Aspekte im Holz-Modulbau

Jörg Koppelhuber, Detlef Heck & Florian Wolfthaler


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Erdbeben und Holzhäuser

Georg Flatscher


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Holzhaus-Erdbebentest Heftig geschüttelt

Georg Flatscher


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Projects 2003 2008

P06 connections

Pirnbacher, G., Krenn, H., Bogensperger, T. & Schickhofer, G.


Project: Research project

P02 hardwoods

Hübner, U., Fritz, S., Leeb, W. & Schickhofer, G.


Project: Research project

P04 strands

Bogensperger, T., Katzengruber, R. & Schickhofer, G.


Project: Research project