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Canada Wood Japan Hosts Korean Architect’s Delegation

Shawn Lawlor

By Shawn Lawlor

Director, Canada Wood Japan

December 12, 2017

Canada Wood Japan hosted a Korean delegation of architects led by Canada Wood Country Director Tai Jeong.

Between October 23rd and 24th Canada Wood Japan hosted a Korean delegation of architects led by Canada Wood Country Director Tai Jeong. A total of 14 participants attended a two-day program which included a series of Canada Wood Japan presentations on the Midply shear wall, a visit to Mitsui Home Component’s Saitama factory, a visit to the 6 storey PFC demonstration project at the Building Research Institute and a visit to the Centre for Better Living in Tsukuba to witness Midply P&B infill shear wall testing. The Korean architects were impressed by the development of Midply in Japan and appeared interested in adopting the use of this system in Korea.