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Deputy Director and Manager Technical Services, Canada Wood Japan
Fumoto-san has been working on the COFI team in Japan since 1995. He represented Canadian interests by serving on 39 committees established by Japanese ministries, architectural agencies and housing associations.
The wood framing of Japan’s first 6-storey PFC demo project completed at the end of December at the Building Research Institute land property in Tsukuba City. As this is the 6-storey wooden building which is not permitted under the… more
Starting in 2014 COFI commenced a joint project with the Japan 2×4 Home Builders Association to develop a comprehensive design guide for large scale PFC buildings in Japan. In order to encourage new entrants into large scale 2×4… more