178. Integrated Project Delivery; the Power of Collaboration & Innovation

Format: Five PowerPoint Videos – Length: 90 minutes – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handouts: Yes. When a project team utilizes integrated project delivery, it allows for a much smoother design and construction process. Utilizing the power of BIM technology, teams have the ability to collaborate between trades, connect to new products and features, as well as simulate the model solution prior to construction. Also included in this course is a Case Study of IPD; the building of the Mosaic Centre from four perspectives – the Client, Designers, Contractors and Suppliers.

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179. Fire Prevention for Wood Buildings

By Ineke Van Zeeland and Dr.Steven Craft. Format: Two PowerPoint Videos – Length: 1.5 Hours – Credit: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Downloadable Handout: Yes. This course will discuss two aspects of fire prevention: tools that may be used to develop solutions to meet the building code’s fire-resistance rating requirements for wood buildings and fire prevention during the course of construction.

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181. Steel Castings for Timber Construction

By Tarana Haque. Year Created: 2021 Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handout: Yes. Used together, steel castings and timber hybrid-construction offer designers the ability to leverage the best attributes of both materials for architectural and structural design, while opening up a world connection solutions.

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