Timber Psychology

Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handout: Yes. This presentation will provide a unique look at innovative uses of timber in construction in New Zealand and the local research and development that has paved the way for greater timber uptake beyond the traditional stronghold in residential dwellings.

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Timber Wind Towers

By Holger Giebel – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: Yes. Learn how TimberTower develops, erects and distributes wooden towers for multi megawatt wind energy plants including the foundations. It is a high tech company, which connects the construction of wind energy plants with modern timber work.

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TTRIP Mass Timber Design

By Michael Leckman; Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No.This presentation demonstrates how timber elements were: used as an integral part of the architecture, analyzed to achieve aesthetic, spatial, social and functional objectives in the design and building of Lethbridge College TTRIP.

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U.K. Experience in Mid Rise Solid Timber Buildings

By Liam Dewer – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handout: Yes. This presentation aims to pass on some of the lessons learned by Liam to those involved or looking to become involved in the design, procurement and delivery of midrise solid timber buildings in North America.

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Understanding and Using the Canadian Wood Council’s Wall Thermal Design Calculator

By Robert Jonkman Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No. This course instructs designers and builders on how to use the Canadian Wood Council’s (CWC) interactive Wall Thermal Design (WTD) calculator. This is a free tool to help designers/builders comply to the new energy requirements.

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Vancouver’s Olympic Oval

By Larry Podhora: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No This presentation discusses the integrated design approach in designing the Oval, the iconic wood venue of the 2010 Olympic Games

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Vorarlberg, Austria

By Ulrich Dangel: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No. This presentation is a protral of Vorarlberg\’s unique architectural styles in the design of wood buildings from its early beginnings to the present.

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Wood Fibre Insulation

By Niall Crosson: Format: PowerPoint Video, Length: One Hour, Credits: AIA, Provincial Architect Associations, EIC. This presentation will provide a background into the history of woodfibre softboard insulation, its range of unique attributes and how this adaptable material is employed in high performance building assemblies.

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