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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...

Wood WORKS! BC presents 2013 Community Recognition Awards at UBCM ConventionSeptember 25, 2013

A passion and appreciation for wood use in the building and design of local government projects was celebrated at the Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention in Vancouver, as...

Large Structures Symposium VideosSeptember 23, 2013

Three new videos have been uploaded to naturally:wood۪s YouTube channel featuring project examples from Canada and Europe showcasing large structures and mass timber products.

Playhouse Proud in VancouverSeptember 12, 2013

McFarlane Biggarbuilds a jungle gym forkids that highlights how to build sustainably with wood.

Mass Timber WebsiteJuly 30, 2013

Signature buildings, research and exchange between design communities, including industry, universities, regulatory officials and research academics from around the world, are...

New Case Study: UBCO Fitness and Wellness CentreJuly 16, 2013

The University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO) is located in the south-central community of Kelowna in BC۪s interior. The new UBCO Fitness and Wellness Centre (FWC) is the...

TED Talk: Michael Green - Why We Should Build Wooden Skyscrapers July 9, 2013

Building a skyscraper? Forget about steel and concrete, says architect Michael Green, and build it out of _ wood. As he details in this intriguing talk, it's not only possible to...

SABMAG Award Winning Project - The SchoolhouseJune 27, 2013

Through the renovation and conversion of a historic structure, this project has created a dramatic, modern and sustainable building. The project took a redundant 1940s schoolhouse,...

New Video: Wood - An Integral Part of a Net-Positive BuildingJune 18, 2013

CIRS is expected to be UBC's first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum Building, and is on track to receive Living Building Challenge recognition. It is...

B.C. Celebrates Day of Forests with Seven-Billionth Tree June 10, 2013

To commemorate the International Day of Forests, B.C. has planted its seven-billionth tree at the UBC Malcolm Knapp Research Forest on March 21, 2013, according to the Minister of...

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