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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Energy Efficient Wood Curtain Walls

By Fran̤ois Bergeron РFormat: PowerPoint Video РLength: One Hour РDownloadable Handout: No РCredit: AIA, Canadian Provincial Architect Associations and EIC.This presentation demonstrates the advances in HEE glazed fa̤ade complying to the most stringent energy codes in the world. It provides an understanding of Fa̤ade System Design Flexibility by combination of various materials.

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Fiberglass Composite Bridges

By Crawford Dewar – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Downloadable Handout: No – Credit: AIA, Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – This course discusses that by wrapping wood with epoxy reinforced fiberglass that encapsulates the wood, wood can become a viable construction material for bridges spanning up to 12m under full truck loading.

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How Innovation in Timber Construction has Transformed Contemporary British Architecture

By: Harbinder Singh Birdi – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No. The Presenter will describe in detail the benefits of using timber both in terms of construction and sustainability and how modern timber materials and applications have transformed British architecture.

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Innovative Mass Timber Products for the Canadian Marketplace

by Jerry Calara – Format: Recorded Webinar, Length 1 hr. Fee: Free. This course qualifies for educational credits from AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing and EIC. This presentation will focus on why it is important for the design community to consider using more innovative wood technology in their designs; what are the different types of products available and some project examples of where these products have been used.

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Mass Timber 101

By Tim Buhler – Format: Recorded Webinar – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handout: Yes. The term mass timber is being tossed around as a solution for many projects. This course will cover the basic products and applications of mass timber as well as some of the benefits of using timber as your structural system.

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Modern Timber Connection Systems

By Enrique González: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC and BC Housing – Handout: Yes. This course will start with the general concept of modern timber connectors and progress to the more specific details about self-tapping wood screws.

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