Category: News

WIDC night shot
WIDC night shot

May 10, 2018News

“At the Wood Innovation and Design Centre in Prince George, students learn how to bring design, technology, and forestry products together to develop innovative high-performance wood products. The centre was built using value-added wood products from Structurlam, a highly innovative Penticton-based company whose products have been used in award-winning buildings all over the world.”   …

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April 10, 2018Mass Timber Champions, News

When it comes to leading-edge technology and innovation, the forestry industry is often overlooked. However, new manufacturing technology is drastically changing the way we build and live. Cross-laminated timber (CLT) and Structurlam’s pre-fabrication technology is allowing more mid- and high-rise buildings to be constructed using wood, positively changing the commercial and residential landscape of North …

UBC Brock Commons Angle
UBC Brock Commons Angle

April 9, 2018News

Residential, commercial and institutional projects that make use of Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) are popping up in increased numbers across the United States and Canada. Arbora, a new residential project in Montreal, is one of the latest illustrations of wood as an eco-friendly and sustainable alternative to steel and concrete. The project takes inspiration from …

First Tech 2
First Tech 2

March 1, 2018Mass Timber Champions, News

“A milestone project, First Tech Federal Credit Union is a shining example of the possibilities of building with mass timber and the associated benefits. In a time when eco-friendly buildings are not a luxury but a necessity, mass timber structures have drawn the world’s attention to their strength, light environmental footprint, and cutting-edge prefabrication technology.” …

Brock Commons - August 3
Brock Commons - August 3

February 8, 2018News, Vlogs

“Our view is, that all buildings should be made out of timber.” Mass timber is rising to new heights and changing the way the world builds. A new video from The Economist shows where the building and construction industry is heading. We’re proud to be innovators in creating sustainable cityscapes for a better future. Watch …

Brock Commons
Brock Commons

January 8, 2018News

“For us, it’s all about the 3-D model…we are designing a building made from components that are accurate within one to two millimeters of the digital model.” Structurlam’s Cory Scrivner talks about Structurlam’s approach to the construction of Brock Commons Tallwood House in The Architects Newspaper. Read the full article here: https://archpaper.com/…/united-states-timber-industry-euro…/

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Screen Shot 2017-11-16 at 12.38.58 PM

December 1, 2017News

By Erica Spiritos In these moments, we are reminded of why we do what we do. The exhilaration kicks in and the stress of a seemingly impossible schedule in which to deliver a fully designed and detailed, precisely-fabricated structure fades into blurry memory. The final CrossLam™ CLT panel lands in its proper place and all …

Structurlam
Structurlam

November 14, 2017News

The use of Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) in building manufacturing is becoming an increasingly popular option among architects and contractors looking for holistic methods of building. While significantly lighter, CrossLam CLT is so strong that it can be used in place of concrete or steel. Beyond this, CrossLam CLT is renowned for its environmental benefits. …