Wood Innovation and Design Centre – Prince George, BC

With a height of 29.5 metres, the Wood Innovation and Design Centre (WIDC) is the tallest contemporary wood building in North America. Located in the city of Prince Goerge in northern BC, the WIDC was conceived as a showcase for local wood products and as a demonstration of the province’s growing expertise in the design and construction of large wood buildings. It also references fire safety during construction and in-service fire safety.