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Jae Choi

Jae Choi

Program Manager / Market Development & Market Access, Canada Wood Korea

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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.

Earthquakes prompt increased interest in seismic design

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