Benefits of Building with Mass Timber

By Duncan Purvis – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing Informal CPD, EIC – Handout: No. This course will discuss the unseen and enduring benefits of building with mass timber: building sustainably, adding value and creating a legacy.

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Bigger, Better, Faster – Large wood structures need efficient system solutions

By Leander Bathon – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Handout: Yes – Credit: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing and EIC – This presentation demonstrates that due to the development of innovative connection systems the timber industry is now able to compete with those main stream building materials like steel and concrete by matching their performance and cost and outperforming their sustainability.

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CLT Firewalls

by Conroy Lum – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handout: No. Fire performances of CLT fire separations with closure (door) or service (pipe) penetrations will be discussed.

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Cross-Laminated Timber Symposium

Format: Multiple Webcast Recording Videos – Length: Nine Hours – Handouts: Yes Credit: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Recorded presentations of multiple speakers on a broad range of topics featured at the Cross-Laminated Timber Symposium June 21 & 22 2011

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Dowel Laminated Timber

By Lucus Epp – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC -Handout: No. A new mass timber product for the North American market. This presentation will discuss how DLT differs from other mass timber products in its use and specification. Topics will include potential applications, introduction to the design and construction process and costs.

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