16 Oct '16, 7pm

Canada Tops Out World’s Tallest Wood-Frame Building https://t.co/E0sH5o8AMO

Innovative wood-based products are leading to new structural solutions that also underscore the practicality and environmental benefits of constructing taller and larger buildings with wood. Prior to 2015, however, the typical height of wood buildings allowed by the National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) was not greater than four stories. Now, new research linking scientific advances with technical expertise is promoting changes to the NBCC.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2016/10/05/canada-tops-o...

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