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Vancouver to build world’s tallest mass timber buildingMay 8, 2019

Delta and its team is in the process of planning the world’s tallest mass timber building in Vancouver’s Broadway Corridor. Delta’s site is currently occupied by a four-storey...

Government launches initiative to renew B.C.’s Interior forestry industryApril 5, 2019

The British Columbia government is launching a regionally driven renewal of the province’s Interior forest industry, aimed at developing a competitive, sustainable future for forest...

Langley condo showcases specialty laminated woodMarch 25, 2019

A new condo being built in Langley City will be the nation’s first use of a laminated wood technology that allows for unique appearance and faster construction. And Legacy on Park...

International Day of Forests 2019March 21, 2019

Today, countries around the world are celebrating International Day of Forests. By meeting the environmental, social and economic needs of current and future generations, British...

Code changes create jobs, opportunities in B.C. forest communitiesMarch 13, 2019

Forest communities will see more jobs and opportunity from B.C.’s proactive adoption of building code changes that allow the safe construction of taller wood buildings.

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Now available: Clean Energy Canada's Building the Future report February 26, 2019

Clean Energy Canada has just released Building the Future, a new report on public infrastructure that incorporates recently-released research on how wood in the built environment...

Join naturally:wood at the 2019 BUILDEX Vancouver tradeshow & conference February 13, 2019

Join us February 13-14 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West for BUILDEX, where we’ll be at The Wood Products Showcase (booth 1325) with...

New Report on Wood Use in SchoolsFebruary 8, 2019

The use of wood as a primary building material in schools is increasing as communities, builders and government across the province recognize the value...

2019 nominees announced for 15th annual Wood Design Awards in BCFebruary 5, 2019

Wood WORKS! BC recently announced the nominees for the 2019 Wood Design Awards in BC. There are 103 nominations in 14 categories, all of which recognize excellence in contemporary...

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