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Update on the Great Bear RainforestJanuary 30, 2014

Conservation groups and forest companies have reached final agreement on how they want to increase old-growth protection in the Great Bear Rainforest.

Their recommendations...

An Introduction to the Wood Innovation and Design Centre January 27, 2014

The Wood Innovation and Design Centre (WIDC) in downtown Prince George, British Columbia is scheduled to be completed in the fall of 2014. The six-storey plus mechanical penthouse...

21st Century Wood Design and Construction Solutions Wood Symposium January 13, 2014

This is a comprehensive one-day international symposium designed to inspire and educate senior architects, structural engineers, design and construction professionals about how new...

2014 Wood Design Awards Nomination Deadline: January 17, 2014January 6, 2014

Wood WORKS! B.C. isaccepting submissions for the 10th Annual Wood Design Awards.Projects completed in the last three years are eligible for awards.

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The Journey of a Log - 6 part seriesDecember 11, 2013

The Vancouver Sun has developed a 6 part article series (with videos) featuringThe Journey of a Log.

The journey includes:

Day 1:...

10th Annual Wood Design Awards December 2, 2013

Nominationsare now open!

Nominate your favourite project, architect, engineer or innovator that showcases innovative structural and architectural uses of wood.

There...

Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Non-Residential Buildings Report by Dovetail PartnersOctober 30, 2013

The goals of this report are to clarify the differences between Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA) and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), summarize what is known about the life cycle costs...

2013 Wood Design Luncheon Conferences in B.C.October 22, 2013

The Wood Design Luncheon Conferences are held in various locations throughout the province. Experts in their fields are on hand with presentations in the areas of architecture,...

2013 Vancouver Wood Solutions FairOctober 16, 2013

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

Global Buyers Mission VideoOctober 1, 2013

The 10th annual Global Buyers Mission (GBM) and Wood First Conferencetook place in Whistler, September 5th to 7th, 2013. The GBM is a three-day, invitation only networking/tradeshow...

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