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University based training with Department of Architecture of Pusan National & Pukyong National Universities

By canadawood_admin

President, Canada Wood Group

October 31, 2013

Kerry Haggkvist demonstrating how to build roof sheathing properly

Kerry Haggkvist demonstrating how to build roof sheathing properly

The Fourth University & College Based-Training of Canada Wood Korea (CWK) in FY 2013-14 was completed September 29, 2013 at BEXCO, Busan. This year, 41 architect students from Pukyong National University and Pusan National University participated in the theory lectures. The practical training for the building of four wooden ‘Playhouses’ was held at BEXCO during the 2013 Busan Kyunghyang Housing Fair. The students

Group photo in front of completed Playhouses

Group photo in front of completed Playhouses

took a series of theory lectures on wood frame construction at Pusan National University on September 23, and a model making class on 24. The completed playhouses were donated to local children’s facilities. The certificates issued by CWK were presented to the students who completed the workshop successfully at the closing ceremony. After the closing ceremony Prof. PARK of Pusan and Prof. Hong of Pukyong National University handed the donation certificates over to the local children’s facilities.

Donation certificate handed over by Pukyong National Univ.

Donation certificate handed over by Pukyong National Univ.