Noise issue between intermediate floors of high-rise apartment houses has caused serious disputes among residents. To overcome this problem, South Korean government has strengthened the thickness of the intermediate floor and raised the… more
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Program Manager / Market Development & Market Access, Canada Wood Korea
Jae has extensive wood frame construction experience as a Wood Building Designer, having worked on a wide range of projects such as hotels, schools and multi-storey buildings in the UK. Jae has been sharing his wood knowledge with fellow Korean designer and builders since joining the Canada Wood Korea team in 2009.
The majority of Koreans are concerned about earthquakes. An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale occurred in the southern part of Korea called Gyeongju last September (2016), injuring 23 people and causing damage to more than… more
Canada Wood Korea held a University-Based Training under the name of “2016 Canada-Korea Wood Festival” in collaboration with four universities in Busan City: Dongseo, Dong-A, Pukyong and Shilla Universities. The main purposes… more
The 12th Annual Advanced Technology Construction Training (ATCT) was held at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) in Chilliwack, BC, Canada. This year’s program was from July 5 to 15 and totalled 22 professionals (6 architects, 10… more
Mr. Lee of Kwangjang Architects, a well-known architect as ‘Peanut Guy’ who invented a trendy terminology of ‘Peanut Home’ (duplex home), takes the leads to carry out the wood infill wall projects in Korea. He has completed… more