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The Shore Featured on Wood Innovates BCOctober 7, 2019

Located a few blocks from the North Vancouver waterfront, The Shore is a multi-building residential development including both five and six-storey wood-frame buildings constructed...

Timber Adds Class to Schools September 25, 2019

Having wood visible in learning spaces has been shown to lower stress and improve concentration and test performance. Along with...

2019 Community Recognition Awards recipients announced at UBCMSeptember 25, 2019

Leadership in structural and architectural wood use by local governments was recognized today at the Union of BC Municipalities (...

Celebrating National Forest WeekSeptember 23, 2019

As part of National Forest Week, B.C.’s forest heritage and the integral role...

Abbotsford Senior Secondary School Featured on Wood Innovates BCSeptember 20, 2019

Located seventy kilometres east of Vancouver in the Fraser Valley, Abbotsford Senior Secondary School features wood as part of a major rehabilitation and replacement project....

Join naturally:wood at the 2019 Global Buyers MissionSeptember 12, 2019

Hosted by BC Wood, the annual...

Timber is Top of the ClassSeptember 10, 2019

Abbotsford Senior Secondary School features wood as part of a major rehabilitation and replacement project. Central to its design is an intricate timber rotunda rood built out of...

B.C. Wood: A Growing Part of the NeighbourhoodAugust 29, 2019

For many, recreation centres are becoming a home away from home. Showcasing the beauty of wood, British Columbia (B.C.) forest products from sustainably managed forests are being...

How the City of Surrey is Winning with Wood August 13, 2019

Within the last decade, the City of Surrey has made significant investments in civic and community buildings, many of which not only incorporate wood and mass timber, but represent...

MEC Head Office Featured on Wood Innovates BCJuly 31, 2019

The head office of MEC is a unique a four-storey building in the False Creek Flats of East Vancouver. MEC chose wood for their head office to support the company’s values and...

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