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Why Wood? A look at Vancouver's skytrain stationsMarch 22, 2018

A recent blog post by Perkins+Will discusses how they were early adopters of innovative uses of wood during the design and construction of numerous skytain stations across metro...

Celebrating International Day of ForestsMarch 21, 2018

Today, countries around the world are acknowledging International Day of Forests. By meeting the environmental, social and economic needs of current and future generations, British...

Now available: Brock Commons - Performance Overview case studyMarch 14, 2018

The final in a series of detailed case studies on the tallest mass timber hybrid buildings in the world is now available. This performance overview of the 18-storey Brock Commons...

2018 Winners Announced for 14th Annual Wood Design Awards in B.C.February 28, 2018

Honouring excellence in wood building and design, the awards gala hosted by WoodWORKS! BC recognized the recent outstanding work highlighted in 14 categories this year. The 18-...

B.C. forest professionals recognized for outstanding contributions at annual ABCFP conference February 27, 2018

The Association of BC Forest Professionals (ABCFP) presented awards to eight forest professionals from Victoria, Clearwater, Houston, Nelson, and Port McNeill for their...

Join naturally:wood at the 2018 BUILDEX Vancouver tradeshow & conference February 13, 2018

Join us as naturally:wood hosts the Wood Products Showcase February 14 & 15 at BUILDEX Vancouver—Western Canada’s largest tradeshow and conference for the construction,...

B.C. douglas-fir glulam beams used at the CEPT University Workshop in Ahmedabad, IndiaFebruary 5, 2018

B.C.’s wood product technology and building expertise helped build the recently completed Centre of Excellence Workshop, a 13,000 sq ft building that...

Applications open for sixth annual Skills Awards for Aboriginal YouthJanuary 31, 2018

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM) are proud to open applications for the seventh annual Skills Awards for Aboriginal...

Celebrating Women in ForestryJanuary 26, 2018

A recently released video features women sharing why they chose a career in the B.C. forest sector. Hear from forestry faculty members, equipment operators, silviculturists, log...

2018 Nominees Announced for 14th Annual Wood Design Awards in B.C.January 26, 2018

Wood WORKS! BC recently announced the nominees for the 2018 Wood Design Awards in BC. There are...

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