As a part of the Advanced Technology Construction Training Program (ATCT), a group of Korean builders, architects, engineers and inspectors travelled to British Columbia from February 12 to 21 to learn about the best practice of net-zero… more
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Program Manager / Market Development & Market Access, Canada Wood Korea
Tae Ik Hwang first joined the CWK team in 2007 and worked for 10 years until 2016, conducting various market development and market access activities. After a year’s break, he is back to CWK. He is a dog lover and enjoys taking a walk with his dogs.
The rapid development of Korea’s wood construction market has created a wealth of opportunities as well as challenges, like a skills gap for the industry in search of a trained, educated and diverse workforce. Canada Wood Korea’s… more
To meet Korea government standards for treated lumber, Canada Wood Korea initiated a multiyear outdoor “field stake performance test” in 2010. Inspections were undertaken annually to review the progress and result. 2019 marks the ninth… more
When Gilsu Heo, Principal Architect of Studio Design Mill, was a college student of architecture, he had participated in the “Korea Wood Construction School” organized by Research Institute City Culture (RICC) and sponsored by the… more
Dan Danagher, Canada’s Assistant Deputy Minister of Global Affairs, visited Canada Village in Gapyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do as part of his tour of new sustainable buildings built with wood in Korea. Kwang Hoon Lee, CEO of Dreamsite… more