The Korea Forest Research Institute (KFRI) held the 4th International Timber Construction Symposium (ITCS 2015) on August 26, 2015 at Konjiam in Gyeonggi Province. The ITCS is the bi-annual event organized by the KFRI from 2009 for the… more
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The revision of the two Korean Standards, the KS F 1611-1 ‘Fire resistance performance for elements of building construction – Part 1: Wall, floor and roof assemblies of light-frame wood structures’ (previously titled as… more
The 13th KWCA-WUC Architect-Inspector Training Course, a Canada Wood sponsored association-based advanced wood frame construction training for architects, engineers and builders, has been completed and the graduation ceremony for 21… more
For Immediate Release 2015FLNR0271-001456 Sept. 8, 2015
Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations BC Wildfire Service
MERRITT – Smoke from a series of small, controlled spot fires may be visible from communities in the… more
South Korea’s economy is recovering from the second-quarter slump triggered by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, but weak exports are weighing on its growth.
South Korea’s export, a key growth engine for the… more
Japan Economic Update: Abenomics Part Two?
In September the LDP re-elected Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as party head, effectively extending his mandate. Following the controversial passage of national security legislation, the Prime… more
August marks the arrival of Matsuri or festivals in communities all across Japan. Just as thermometers surge into the to high 30s and the omnipresent cicadas stage a month long symphony of high pitched hissing, Japan gears up to party with… more
Canada Wood Korea has successfully delivered the 11th Annual Advanced Technology Construction Training (ATCT) planned and conducted in collaboration with the Super E Office/Energy Efficient Exporters Alliance (EEEA), the University of the… more
Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA), the biggest and oldest wood frame construction and wood material related association in Korea has successfully conducted 2-day Wood Frame Structural Design Workshop for 49 builders and architects… more