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Kevin Bews

Kevin Bews

SPF Manager

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Kevin Bews, joined COFI/Canada Wood in 1998. He is a graduate of the University of Guelph, with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. He recently spent time in China attending the Canada Wood Asia staff meeting. He enjoys sports, traveling, and barbequing.

Elderly Care Seminar – Bases Loaded Grand Slam

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Kitamura, owner and architect of a firm based in Nagano Prefecture, which specializes in designing care facilities in the region. It was just another typical “2×4 Elderly Project Seminar… more

Michinokusou Medical Care Centre

The Aomori Social Welfare Corporation is at present constructing its second 2×4 fireproof project, a medical care complex to compliment and support its other senior care facilities in the area. The project called the Michinokusou… more

Japan Platform Frame Housing Share Reaches All Time High

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) housing statistics at the end of April showed that Platform frame share reached a new all-time high of 12.4% of the total housing starts in Japan since this construction… more

Japanese Aged 65 or Older Surpass 30 Million

To emphasize just how fast Japan’s society is greying, recent results from a survey compiled by the Internal Affairs and Communications Ministry in Japan, has revealed that as of October 1, 2012 people aged 65 or older surpassed the 30… more