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New Video: Wood in DesignFebruary 26, 2013

Amber is a design project started by two students at Emily Carr University of Art + Design that explores the emotional connections we have with wood and aims to express this in the...

New Video: North Vancouver City Hall - A Community Space February 7, 2013

The City of North Vancouver Civic Centre Renovation is a showcase for wood innovation, with state-of-the-art design fabrication behind the roof panel system, and an inventive new...

New Video: Elkford Community Conference Centre January 23, 2013

Set to become a cultural hub for the 3,000 residents of Elkford, the Elkford Community Conference Centre is expected to enhance the community's ability to deliver programs and host...

Wood WORKS! B.C. Large Wood Structures Symposium January 15, 2013

The Large Wood Structures Symposium Bigger, Better, Faster is a one-day event with a program designed to inspire and educate designers and builders about how new technologies have...

Wood Design, Building and Construction Solutions ResourceDecember 19, 2012

A new resource has been developed by Wood WORKS! BC:21st Century Wood Design, Building and Construction Solutions aprimer for contractors and builders.

This...

New CEU: Mass Timber and Wood FramingNovember 7, 2012

This CEU provides a high-level overview of wood-frame construction systems -- balloon, platform, and semi-balloon framing -- as well as mass timber product applications such as...

New Video: Environmental Learning Centre - A Natural Approach to LearningNovember 1, 2012

The North Shore Credit Union Environmental Learning Centre (ELC) is an addition to the North Vancouver Outdoor School (NVOS) located in Brackendale near Squamish, British Columbia...

Timber in the City Design Competition October 17, 2012

Timber in the City: Urban Habitats challenges architecture students and young professionals, working individually or in teams, to design a mid-rise, mixed-use complex for a site in...

2012 North American Wood Design Awards ProgramOctober 9, 2012

The Wood Design Awards is the only North American program to recognize, award and publicize excellence in wood architecture - publicly acknowledging the importance of architecture...

Community Recognition Award Winners October 4, 2012

Wood WORKS! BC Community Recognition Awards were presented to local government representatives today at the Union of B.C. Municipalities convention in Victoria. The awards...

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