Wood WORKS! BC News

Wood WORKS! BC is hiring!

Technical Advisor- Wood WORKS! BC Program The Canadian Wood Council (CWC) is the national association of the structural wood products industry.  CWC has a new position for a dynamic, action oriented, results driven, Technical Advisor for its Wood WORKS! BC program, to advance and expand the demand for wood products, engineered and value-added wood components and wood systems in institutional, commercial

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15th Annual Community Recognition Awards

  This is the 15th year that Wood WORKS! BC has recognized and celebrated the successes of communities around the province which have built projects using wood. The nomination form for the 2019 Community Recognition Awards is available online HERE. If you know of a wood structure that was completed by a local government in the last three years, please consider

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NEW: Fire Safety and Security Resources

NEW: Fire Safety and Security Resources 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 and building with wood. The new section, titled Fire Safety and Security, includes fire studies and statistics from both industry and academia, construction site fire

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NEW Case Study: Industrial Buildings

NEW! Case Study on Wood in Commercial Buildings Wood WORKS! BC is pleased to announce completion of its latest case study on commercial buildings. This case study examines two wood buildings, both with primary retail commercial occupancies, but which employ different mass timber products to achieve very different effects. Askew’s Uptown Supermarket in Salmon Arm, BC, features an expansive nail-laminated

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2019 Wood Design Award Winners Announced

Excellence in structural and architectural wood design recognized at 2019 Wood Design Awards in BC   VANCOUVER, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ – Inspired architecture and innovative structural engineering using wood in a remarkable diversity of building types, sizes and purposes were in the spotlight tonight at the 15th annual 2019 Wood Design Awards in BC, sponsored by Wood WORKS! BC. More than 400

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Job Opportunity

Technical Advisor- Wood WORKS! BC Program The Canadian Wood Council (CWC) is the national association of the structural wood products industry.  CWC is seeking a dynamic, action oriented, results driven, Technical Advisor for its Wood WORKS! BC program, to advance and expand the demand for wood products, engineered and value-added wood components and wood systems in institutional, commercial and taller residential

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naturally:wood

naturally:wood is a comprehensive information resource that brings together the latest, most reliable data about wood performance, green building and life cycle assessment, as well as British Columbia’s wide variety of forest products, manufacturers, sustainable forest practices, certification of forests, wood products and more. Links to related topics provide architects, builders, wood, pulp and paper manufacturers and their customers the ability to explore

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