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On February 12th, Canada Wood celebrated the opening of the Jericho Support Centre in Iwaki City, Fukushima Prefecture. – The most recent of the four Canada Tohoku Reconstruction Projects, the multi-purpose centre provides rehabilitation… more
IWAKI CITY, FUKUSHIMA PREFECTURE, JAPAN – A newly opened multi-purpose rehabilitation centre will serve disabled individuals living in the Tohoku region in Japan thanks to the Canada-Tohoku Reconstruction Project.
The Jericho Support… more
As a result of COFI’s technical research and activities to promote SPF dimension lumber use in post and beam construction, Daito (Trust) Kentaku1), one of Japan’s top housing companies2), has recently decided to adopt SPF dimension… more
To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the approval and introduction of the 2×4 building system in Japan, as well as the establishment of COFI’s office in Tokyo in 1974, the Japan 2×4 Home Builders Association and COFI jointly… more
The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transportation & Tourism (MLIT) announced that it will bring back the Housing Eco Points housing stimulus program in fiscal 2015. This program provides home owners subsidies for purchasing energy… more
The more large scale wooden buildings are promoted, the more often general contractors get involved. In the decision making process as to whether they should go forward with wood or not, their initial standard practice is to look into … more
Canada Wood Korea, in collaboration with Korea Institute of Registered Architects (KIRA), offered two sessions of Combined Architectural and Structure Design Workshop on October 30 and 31, 2014 as Continuing Education for registered… more
CWK have participated in 2014 Busan Kyunghyang Housing Fair (KH Fair) held in the second largest city and the largest port city in South Korea located on the southeastern-most tip of the Korean peninsula from September 25 to 29, 2014 to… more
Strong attendance reflects growing interests in wood as the green and sustainable building material for green buildings.
Canada Wood Korea in collaboration with BC Trade and Investment Representative Korea Office held Green Building… more
Canada Wood Set up Show Room at Daljeon “Maple Hall” for Promotion of Canadian Wood Products and Wood Frame Construction
CWK has set up a show room at Multi Function Room on the 1st floor of Maple Hall, the community centre for Daljeon complex, to promote the benefits of using wood, Canadian forest industry and wood products, and wood frame construction to… more