News

Whistler Museum to Be One with NatureNovember 12, 2014

When construction crews finish the $30 million Audain Art Museum in Whistler in fall 2015, they will have finished B.C.'s largest purpose-built museum and a structure that takes...

B.C. Supports Wood Innovation with Opening of WIDCOctober 31, 2014

The Wood Innovation and Design Centre (WIDC), one of the tallest contemporary wood buildings in North America, officially opened today, on budget and on time, further positioning B....

2014 Wood WORKS! BC Community Recognition Award WinnersSeptember 30, 2014

Elected officials from five B.C. local government associations were honoured today at the Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention in Whistler, as Wood WORKS! BC presented the 2014...

LEED V4 Shifts Emphasis of Environmentally-Friendly Construction Material to WoodSeptember 3, 2014

A report published this month by Dovetail Partners analyzes how LEED V4 emphasizes wood as the most environmentally-friendly construction material and will bring increased...

2014 Wood Solutions Fair VancouverAugust 25, 2014

Recognized as the premier event in Canada dedicated to design and construction with wood and wood products, the 2014 Wood Solutions Fair in Vancouver will be attended by more than 1...

British Columbia Wood Center Stage at TED 2014 Conference August 11, 2014

The community stage for the TED 2014 conference in Vancouver, British Columbia highlights the finest B.C. wood from Interfor mills, and the work ofVancouver architect Michael Green...

Custom Wood Design & FurnitureAugust 5, 2014

nakedwood, a Vancouver based creative wood design company is serious about reclaimed and sustainably harvested wood products. After being in the industry for over seven years...

Nominations Open for Wood Works! B.C.'s Community Recognition AwardsJuly 24, 2014

The Community Recognition Awards are presented annually to communities that have specified the use of wood in a local project.

Nominated projects may be cultural,...

What's Your Favourite B.C. Building?July 24, 2014

To celebrate 100 years of architecture in British Columbia, the Architecture Foundation of British Columbia (AFBC) is proud to announce the 100 Best Buildings Contest. The AFBC is...

B.C. Expertise Helping Rebuild Japanese CommunitiesJuly 23, 2014

B.C. wood construction leaders are still helping rebuild Japanese communities devastated by a tsunami in early 2011.

The federal and provincial governments along with the...

Pages