The 4th Shanghai Wooden Green Residential Exhibition was held together with the 8th Shanghai International Energy-saving & Advanced Building Material Exhibition and 6 other trade shows related with construction industry. This gave… more
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On August 22nd Canada Wood’s Shawn Lawlor travelled to Natori City to inspect progress on how the tsunami devastated city plans to rebuild. Reconstruction of the Natori is not only hampered by widespread damage to infrastructure and… more
South Korea’s gross domestic product decreased more than 50% in the 2nd quarter from 0.9% to 0.4%. Economic experts and foreign investment banks say the previously predicted annual economic growth of 3% is no longer… more
The Tokai region is known in Japan as one of the most active areas in wooden-related industries and wooden housing industries. The Japan Wood Industry and Technology Association invited COFI Tokyo as a seminar presenter for Tokai Branch… more
Multi-family houses in Korea are required to be of fire resistant construction. This 7 unit multi-family project with total floor area of just under 1,000 m2was no exception. However, the fire resistant construction certificates for wood… more
Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI) finalized mutual recognition agreement with US (Green Seal) and Canada (EcoLogo) on Korea’s eco-label.
Through this agreement, Canadian companies that produce products… more