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Design competition of wood structures resistant to earthquake and typhoon, 21~23 March, 2014 in Fujian
The design competition for wood structures resistant to earthquakes and typhoons was held in Xianyou, Fujian, March 21~24, 2014, and was funded by World Wood Day Foundation. Ten teams attended the final competition which comprised… more
The Tenth International Conference On Green and Energy-Efficient Building& New Technologies and Products Expo, Beijing
Canada Wood had a booth displaying different wood-frame construction and heavy timber projects both in China and in Canada. Mr. Qiu Baoxing, Vice Minister of MOHURD visited our booth and showed great interest. Leonard introduced the… more
Canadian Architect – Mr. Michael Green invited to attend Round Table Forum for Masters’ Museum Project in Xi’an International Art City
Mr. Michael Green, a Vancouver-based architect was invited by China Artists Association and Archina as a special guest to attend the round table forum on January 10 for the Masters’ Museum project in Xi’an International Art City.
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
October 23-25, 2013 Beijing
The Canada Wood WFC booth consisted of attractive photos of outstanding projects in China and exposed 2×4 system wood framing. The whole design was quite perceptual intuitive and attractive; it gave the… more
This 1st AGM of the Alliance took place in Beijing on October 24th, with over 300 delegates attended the meeting. The subject of the meeting was Modern WFC and New Green Building technology. Key participants included Mr. Han Aixing,… more
At a “Friends of Canada” reception in Beijing on October 18th, His Excellency David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, honoured Canada Wood. The Governor General presented the Governor General’s Medallion and official letter to… more
Travel and tourism within China is expected to grow 10% per year for the next ten years1. Tourism revenues reached $325 billion CAD in 2012. By 2020 tourism will account for 11% of China’s GDP. The impact on infrastructure and resort… more
On August 30th, Kerry Haggkvist of Canada Wood China presented a waterproofing seminar to 50 people from Sichuan wood frame construction companies. This seminar was the first of a series that will be presented on various aspects of wood… more