UBC Brock Commons

Type

Educational

Location

Vancouver, BC

Architect

Acton Ostry

Engineer

Fast&Epp

Completion

2017

UBC Brock Commons is an innovative tall wood building at the University of British Columbia. The 18-storey student residence building will provide housing to 404 students in a mix of studio and quad units. The building stands 53 metres tall and is the tallest wood structure in the world.

The mass timber structure was completed in just 66 days. 1,302 Glulam columns and 464 CLT panels were used during the building process.