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Between February 29th and March 4th Canada Wood President Rick Jeffery, General Manager Barry Ford and UBC Professor Dr. Frank Lam visited Japan to support our team’s technical, market access and market development initiatives. One of… more
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
The 2×4 building code was recently revised to permit a flexible design option long sought after by 2×4 architects.
The MLIT* Notifications 1540 and 1541, known as 2×4 building code, were revised on August 4th and enacted… more