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Following the acquisition of third party evaluation certificate for the SPF horizontal diaphragm with SPF dimension lumber in post and beam structures, COFI held a series of meetings with senior executives of HOWTEC*1 a publisher of Grey… more
COFI Japan commenced work on developing a large scale structures design guide for platform frame construction in Japan. As part of our FY2014/15 Canada Wood Market Access program, the project is a joint effort with the Japan 2×4… more
During this two week training course, participants were introduced to the basics of wood frame construction, including topics such as structural design, fire safety, waterproofing, and simple decoration. In addition to attending… more
According to the Shanghai Daily, SHANGHAI’S Biyun International Community where Dream Home Canada—Canada Wood Office is located is representing China in an international competition showcasing good practice in residential… more
The World Bank issued a June update on China’s economy with the following findings:
China’s economic growth is gradually slowing as the structural transformation of the economy continues.
Output grew by 7.7 percent in… more
Japan Timber Engineering Society (JTE) today presented Hidehiko Fumoto with the 2014 Dr. Hideo Sugiyama Award for contributions to the Japanese timber engineering industries. Hidehiko Fumoto, Deputy Director & Manager Technical… more
Alberta hosted Canada Wood’s B-to-B Seminar in South Korea again in this year to promote wood green building technology and Canadian softwood lumber.
With Alberta’s support, CWK in collaboration with Wood University Centre… more
STATEMENT by Premier Christy Clark and Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade
Premier Christy Clark and Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Minister Responsible for the Asia Pacific Strategy issued this statement… more
The Nikkan Mokuzai Shimbun (Japan Forest Products Journal) reported on COFI’s recent acquisition of the third party evaluation certificate as the biggest news on its front page. This article in June 10th issue emphasizes the… more