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Audain Art Museum
B.C.-based firm receives international recognition for Audain Art Museum in WhistlerJanuary 16, 2018

Patkau Architects, a Vancouver firm led by John and Patricia Patkau, has recently won the prestigious 2018 American Institute of Architects (AIA)...

Learn about the latest in wood manufacturing at the Centre for Advanced Wood Processing open houseJanuary 15, 2018

Hosted at the University of British Columbia, the Centre for Advanced Wood Processing (CAWP) will open its doors to the wood products community at its annual open house on January...

Terrace House Receives Official ApprovalDecember 22, 2017

Terrace House—designed by award-winning Japanese architect Shigeru Ban and Vancouver-based Francl Architecture—received official approval to expose mass timber in the top seven...

COFI now accepting applications for the 2018 Forestry ScholarshipDecember 21, 2017

Forestry jobs continue to be a promising and rewarding career choice for British Columbians. To encourage young people in the interior of BC to choose a professional, technical or...

Wood Design Awards in BC - Call for Nominations December 5, 2017

Do you know of any exceptional wood structures completed in the last 3 years?

  • Nominate a deserving architect, engineer or building owner for an...
Join BC Wood at oneTree workshop and seminar featuring art developed by over 50 local artisans December 1, 2017

The oneTree project demonstrates the versatility, beauty and strength generated from a single walnut tree through the art salvaged from its wood. Highlighting the connection between...

Brock Commons Tallwood House
Fast+Epp receives International Award for role in Brock Commons Tallwood House November 20, 2017

On Nov. 17, the Institution of Structural Engineers announced the winners of the 2017 Structural Awards that recognize the best in global engineering.

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StructureCraft opens new state-of-the art manufacturing facility in Abbotsford and expands product line November 16, 2017

StructureCraft is opening its doors today for the grand opening of its new facility in Abbotsford. Using prefabricated wall and roof panels...

Nail-Laminated Timber Canadian Design and Construction Guide Now AvailableNovember 15, 2017

Highlighting Canadian innovation and leadership, Canada’s design and construction community now have free access to detailed expert advice available in the...

Join naturally:wood and over 800 design and building professionals at the 2017 Wood Solutions ConferenceNovember 14, 2017

The 2017 Wood Solutions Conference takes place today at the Vancouver Convention Centre, presented by Wood WORKS! BC and the Canadian Wood Council.

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