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2022 Atlantic Wood Design Symposium

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2022 Atlantic Wood Design Awards

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Wood Webinar Wednesday with Weyerhaeuser

Save the date – additional information will be revealed in the Fall…

November 24 – 2-3pm EST

Wood Webinar Wednesday with Boise Cascade

Fire Safe Design of Modern Timber Buildings

Day 2 – Sep 29 – Fire Safe Design of Modern Timber Buildings

This presentation will introduce some of the benefits of modern mass timber construction, with examples providing insight into some of the taller and larger buildings which are nearing construction. A review of changes to the soon to be published National Building Code of Canada introducing a new construction type called “Encapsulated Mass Timber Construction” will be covered and some practical aspects of applying those changes to buildings will be discussed. Lastly, we will touch on the plans for a large-scale fire demonstration project is planned to take place in spring/summer of 2022.