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CWK in collaboration with Canadian Embassy and Korea Institute of Registered Architects held a WFC Symposium to introduce Canadian forest industry and Wood Frame Construction Standard Detail book at COEX on October 26th during the… more
Michael Green gave three architect outreach seminars in early November in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou in China.
The seminars were organized jointly by Canada Wood and FII, and were also strongly supported by China Architecture Design… more
Sharing Canadian Best Practices to Expand the Global Wood Pie with Japan’s Leading Structural Experts
On November 20th Canada Wood was invited to present on Canadian strategies and tactics to expand wood markets at the University of Tokyo’s Timber Engineering Forum. A total of 78 leading wooden structural engineers from academia,… more
At the Canada-Japan-US JAS Technical Committee (JTC) meeting held at Vancouver Convention Centre on September 23rd, 2013, an issue was raised on the lack of species group recognition in the CLT JAS standard. Ciprian Pirvu of… more
The JAS revision committee for dimension lumber started to prepare a new standard similar to the SPS4 “Special Products Standard for Finger Jointed Machine Graded Lumber” published by the NLGA. The draft work started from a… more
Written by Gordon Hamilton Mon Nov 25, 2013
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Tai Jeong, director of Canada Wood Korea: “we face an uneven… more
Canada Wood Korea has successfully completed the University-based training program with college of Architectural Studies of Keimyung University in Daegu. This year, KMU named this program ‘2013 Wood Frame Construction Festival’… more
CWK jointly with the Korea Institute of Registered Architects (KIRA) provided a special 2-day training session as a continuing education for the member architects of KIRA on October 23 and 24, 2013.
Over 300 registered architects gained… more
CWK held its annual Korean Developer mission with 20 delegates comprising two big builders, nine independent developers, four architects and five distributors over a nine day period in Canada from October 2 to 10, 2013.
This year, Canada… more
On the morning of October
14, 2013, the Honorable Joe Oliver, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources,
held a roundtable discussion with Korean wood construction industry’s
representatives consisting of the Korea Wood Construction… more