The Japan 2×4 Home Builder Association reports a record 18 fireproof approval applications for elderly care related projects in the first eight months of this year (Jan – Aug, 2013). Compared to 13 approvals for the same period… more
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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.
The Tokai 2×4 Lumber Council reported that for the month of July, its member companies supplied 407 units (52,873 m²) of 2×4 framing packages in the region (Aichi, Mie, Gifu and Shiga Prefectures) and that they are anticipating… more
A new nursing home under construction in Shirai City, Chiba Prefecture, will soon be the third largest PFC project of its kind. The project was designed by Mr. Mitsunari Fujishima, an architect at Nicom Architects & Consultants, who… more
Japan 2×4 Home Builder Association reports a record month, processing six (6) fireproof approval applications for elderly care facilities in June. Typically in the past, there had been about 2-3 of these applications per month, but… more
Mr. Dan Wilkinson, Executive Director, Forest Industry Development Branch and his colleague Mr. Gordon Giles, Section Manager, Forest Industry Sustainability Section – representing the Government of Alberta visited Japan the week of… more