We represent the Canadian wood products industry through a national federation of associations. The Canadian Wood Council provides technical and knowledge transfer services relating to Building Codes, Standards and Regulations. More >
Tall Wood is on the Up-and-Up in Toronto
The Arbour, a 10-storey building planned for George Brown College’s Waterfront Campus, is one of the winning recipients of the Green Construction through Wood (GCWood) Program. Launched by Natural Resources Canada, the GCWood Program encourages the broader awareness and domestic capacity for wood in Canadian construction.
Premier John Horgan Supports a Strong and Sustainable Future for BC’s Forest Industry
The Canadian Wood Council (CWC) applauds Premier John Horgan’s announcement today at the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) annual convention to choose wood construction wherever possible for public sector buildings. Read the press release.
Canadian Wood Council Commends the Government of British Columbia for Supporting Forest Communities
The Canadian Wood Council (CWC) applauds the Government of British Columbia’s announcement today in support of opportunities in the province for forest communities and innovative low-carbon solutions such as tall wood construction. Read the press release.
Fire Safety / Fire Protection Engineering
The Canadian Wood Council, the national association representing Canadian manufacturers of wood products used in building construction, seeks a highly motivated and skilled individual to advance the use of wood products as a state of-the-art and fire-safe building material. Read the full job posting.
Congratulations @SidewalkToronto on the release Toronto Tomorrow. We're excited by this visionary development plan that includes #sustainable mass timber construction, affordable housing, and a significant investment in innovative, #masstimber manufacturing. #BuildingTheFuture
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“After 18 months of engaging and planning with over 21,000 Toronto residents, today we are excited to release our proposal for the eastern water...
Quayside will be built entirely of mass timber... With its partners, @sidewalklabs plans to invest up to C$80 million in a mass-timber factory in Ontario to jump start the industry. https://t.co/cyuEjedTEf
Interesting piece. However, as it points out, until we put a price on carbon (aka pollution) or create an economic incentive to reduce it, the building sector will continue to use unsustainable materials like steel and concrete. https://t.co/0gjfTwc2VJ
A single-use plastics ban could mean exciting things for the forest sector! According to @FPAC_APFC Sr. VP Bob Larocque, forest product companies may soon be replacing ban-targeted products like plastic packaging. #ItTakesAForest to #BeatPlasticPollution!
Plastic for paper? Northern Ontario forestry producers say it's a fair deal | CBC News
Northern Ontario forestry producers are hoping the Canadian economy is about to trade plastic for paper.
Lamballe is a charming, rural community with a history of #timber buildings; more than 30 half-timbered houses. One of the town’s newest buildings is a secondary school that won a Merit award in this year’s @WoodDesignAward https://t.co/APN9LKozRi #wood #design #architecture
To celebrate the International Women in Engineering Day, we wanted to put forward Nordic's women. Here are the women who contribute to the succes of Nordic Structures . A special thanks to Contrugep for welcoming us at 630 St-Paul. #INWED19
Our forests are one of our most renewable, best-managed, and reliable natural resources, supplying many of the diverse products and services Ontarians rely upon daily – now, and for generations to come! #ItTakesAForest to live sustainably.
We are proud to recognize and celebrate #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay. Today we acknowledge the many contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities across Canada, and strive to learn, grow and work together in friendship 🌲 #NIPDCanada
The @MLBSince1938 has something fun planned for us! @NLtweets #stjohns
Happy to be in beautiful St. John's for our AGM. Thank you for having us @MLBSince1938 delegates! @woodatlantic #maritimes #lumber #AGM
Forestry is one of the most innovative industries. Learn about some of the exciting technologies we get to use, from our friends at @Silvacom.
Working with @Forests_Ontario teaching local school kids in Renfrew @ExpoForest how to plant trees and importance of forestry. Thanks to @FFC_Kemptville for the seedlings!
Our access mats, engineered & manufactured with CrossLam CLT #masstimber technology, are specifically designed to create safe & easy access to work sites, with sensitivity to both terrain & the environment. These mats will service our valued clients across North America & beyond.
We are proud of our history & our employees, many of whom have spent their entire careers with us. It is their dedication & expertise that have brought us recognition around the world for our quality #masstimber products & our ability to fabricate the most complex designs.
Canada’s forest products sector is among the most strictly regulated in the world, built upon a framework of strict laws, regulations and policies as well as voluntary third-party certification programs. Learn more: https://t.co/HzzOzizXYr
Le Grand Marché de Québec est ouvert ! Prenez le temps de découvrir le concept de Bisson associés, architectes et d'Atelier Pierre Thibault avant de vous rendre sur le site. #bois
The @WorldGBC's 10th annual World Green Building Week will focus on end-to-end carbon emissions created across the building and construction industry. From September 23-29, World Green Building Week is highlighting the need for sustainable production.
WorldGBC will focus on building lifecycle for the 2019 World Green Building Week
The World Green Building Council’s (WorldGBC) 10th annual World Green Building Week will focus on end-to-end carbon emissions created across the...
Recent activist campaigns against Canadian forestry are simply a rehash of the same distortions and misinformation that certain irresponsible groups routinely push as part of their fundraising business model. https://t.co/CMgadjekhN
Registration is NOW OPEN for this year's #SFIconf held in #Virginia Oct 21-25th. Come learn how by working together we can create opportunities that benefit #forests and the people that depend on them. #ForestsOfOpportunity. https://t.co/vHV3yf8LKR
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