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Canadian exporters supplying the Japanese market now have a tool to support their sustainable brand.
The PDF: Canada – Supplying Sustainable, High-Quality Forest Products, is available to Japanese buyers interested in Canada’s… more
Over a year ago, Canada Wood and FII (China) together initiated a program named “Architects Outreach Program”. The main objective of this joint program is to create an awareness of timber structures among Chinese architects so… more
CWK in collaboration with Busan Institute of Registered Architects (BIRA), a chapter of Korea Institute of Registered Architects(KIRA), conducted a Combined Architectural and Structural Design Workshop at Busan Exhibition and Convention… more
78 Architecture and Design Students Participate in Workshop that Combines WFC training with Fun and Talent Donation.
CWK in collaboration with KWCA and 3 universities in Busan – Dongseo University, Pukyong National University and… more
Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
SEOUL – B.C. wood-frame construction took centre stage in Korea today, with the official opening of the GICO Community Centre. Forests Lands and Natural Resource Operations… more
In July of this year, several deregulations were made to fire codes in the Building Standard Law (BSL). Among them is the party wall stipulation between the dwelling units of apartments and dormitories. The BSL had required those… more
As part of the events to celebrate COFI/Canada Wood Japan 40th Anniversary and in coordination with the BC Minister Steve Thomson industry mission to Japan, a total of 223 Canadian and Japanese guests gathered at the Official Residence of… more
As part of the B.C. Minister Thomson & industry leaders mission to Japan, COFI organized an industry round table discussion and media conference at the Canadian Embassy on October 16th. The conference brought together Minister Thomson,… more
Wood frame construction (WFC) is regarded as a new and slightly complicated building system in China. In Canada it is common for non-expert homeowners to build their own houses. In rural China this is also common when brick or… more
Mr Qiu Bao Xing, former Vice Minister with the Chinese Government’s Ministry of Housing and Urban Development (MOHURD) won the Chairman’s Awards from The World Green Building Council to acknowledge for his leadership, which… more
September 3-10, 2014 in Vancouver
A delegation of thirty construction professionals and journalists attended a week long forest products and wood-frame construction program. The program included wood design training at the Global Buyers… more