2018 Wood Design Award Winners Announced

Excellence in structural and architectural wood design recognized at 2018 Wood Design Awards in BC

VANCOUVER, February 26th, 2018 /CNW/ – Innovative architectural and structural design in taller and larger mass timber buildings headlined the 2018 Wood Design Awards event at the Vancouver Convention Centre (West) this evening. The 14th annual event, organized and hosted by Wood WORKS! BC, honoured excellence in wood building and design, and recognized leadership and innovation in wood use. Nearly 500 guests attended this year’s celebration of wood, including distinguished building and design professionals, owners, local and provincial government representatives, industry sponsors and guests.  CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL MEDIA RELEASE  or, VIEW THE FULL LIST OF NOMINEES HERE and, Profiles on the winning projects can be viewed HERE.


2018 Nominees Announced for 14th Annual Wood Design Awards in BC

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2018 Nominees Announced for 14th Annual Wood Design Awards in BC

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VANCOUVER – Wood WORKS! BC is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2018 Wood Design Awards in BC. There are 100 nominations in 14 categories, including one new category called Prefabricated Structural Wood, which recognizes creative design and innovative use of prefabricated wood systems, components and modules in a variety of building types.

The winners will be announced at the 14th annual Wood Design Awards evening, to be held on Monday, February 26th at the Vancouver Convention Centre (West)…READ MORE


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Mid-Rise Best Practice Guide – Proven Construction Techniques for Five-and Six-Storey Wood-Frame Buildings

Wood WORKS! BC together with BC Housing are pleased to announce the release of the new Mid-Rise Best Practice Guide – Proven Construction Techniques for Five-and Six-Storey Wood-Frame Buildings. This comprehensive guide features five innovative BC projects representative of the diverse and varied application of new techniques and best practices for mid-rise wood-frame construction.  Click here to download your electronic copy or contact WWBC to receive a free hard-copy by mail.  In-house seminars hosted in your office can also be arranged by contacting us!


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