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Naturally Wood showcases more than 65 leading wood projectsJune 20, 2019

British Columbia’s cutting‐edge wood architecture and design are featured in the newly released book, Naturally Wood. B.C.’s leadership in the wood building sector is progressive...

New Wood WORKS! BC Case Study on Wood in Commercial BuildingsJune 11, 2019

Wood WORKS! BC recently released its latest case study on commercial buildings. This case study examines two wood buildings, both with primary retail commercial occupancies, but...

Fire Safety & Security Resources From WoodWORKS! BCJune 5, 2019

Wood WORKS! BC with the assistance of the Canadian Wood Council has expanded its website to include a special section highlighting fire resources to help support and advance design...

Download the e-book - Naturally WoodMay 28, 2019

Naturally Wood, a collection of 65 innovative B.C. buildings and projects featuring wood, is now available. The 160-page collection is designed to inspire, inform and celebrate B.C...

Vancouver to build world’s tallest mass timber buildingMay 8, 2019

Delta and its team is in the process of planning the world’s tallest mass timber building in Vancouver’s Broadway Corridor. Delta’s site is currently occupied by a four-storey...

Government launches initiative to renew B.C.’s Interior forestry industryApril 5, 2019

The British Columbia government is launching a regionally driven renewal of the province’s Interior forest industry, aimed at developing a competitive, sustainable future for forest...

Langley condo showcases specialty laminated woodMarch 25, 2019

A new condo being built in Langley City will be the nation’s first use of a laminated wood technology that allows for unique appearance and faster construction. And Legacy on Park...

International Day of Forests 2019March 21, 2019

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

Code changes create jobs, opportunities in B.C. forest communitiesMarch 13, 2019

Forest communities will see more jobs and opportunity from B.C.’s proactive adoption of building code changes that allow the safe construction of taller wood buildings.

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