mass timber construction


Construction Business

Mass timber guidelines for B.C. engineers, architects

Engineers and Geoscientists BC and AIBC have published new guidelines for designing mass timber buildings up to 12 storeys.

Design Quarterly

Mass timber buildings and acoustical challenges

Despite the many benefits to mass timber construction, they do present some unique acoustical challenges and required proper design.
Timber Towers: A white paper

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Report: The state of mass-timber design

Mass-timber construction is gaining traction across Canada thanks to new product technologies, advanced techniques, and changes within the 2020 National Building Code of Canada (NBCC).
TRCA Toronto and Region Conservation Authority NRCan

Canadian Property Management

NRCan provides funding for TRCA’s new building

The funding is contributed as part of Natural Resources Canada’s Green Construction Through Wood (GCWood) program, which aims to encourage greater use of wood in construction projects.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada invests $4.1M in The Arbour

The $134-million project is the first project funded through the Green Construction through Wood (GCWood) program.
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UBC Wesbrook Village condo reaches key milestone

The final mass timber panel has been installed at Adera’s Virtuoso project in UBC’s Wesbrook Village, marking a key milestone in its construction.