Technical/Environmental Research

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Title Author Datesort ascending Reports Area
Wood as a Restorative Material in Healthcare Environments
FPInnovations
2015 Environment / Green Building / Certification
Considerations for Detailing the Closure Penetration and Gypsum Fire Separation Wall Interface
FP Innovations, GHL Consultants Ltd.
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
Application of Analysis Tools from NEWBuildS Research Network in Design of a High-Rise Wood Building
NEWBuildS
2015 Wood Building Systems
Structural Considerations for Frame Supported Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls
FP Innovations, GHL Consultants Ltd., Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd.
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
Shell Structures in Wood - Technical Research and Testing Final Report
UBC
2015 Wood Building Systems
Use of Computer Fire Modelling to Support Alternative Solutions - Wood In-fill Wall and Cladding Materials
FP Innovations, Sereca Fire Consulting Ltd., Geoff W. Triggs
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
Force-Based Design Guideline for Timber-Steel Hybrid Structure: Steel Moment Resisting Frames with CLT Infill Walls
UBC
2015 Wood Building Systems
Stud Mill Lumber Grade and Value Yields from Green Spruce-Pine-Fir and Grey-Stage Dry Mountain Pine Beetle Attacked Logs
Frank Lam / J. David Barrett
2015 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Summary Report; Survey of International Tall Wood Buildings
FII and BSLC
2014 Wood Building Systems
Connection Design for Post and Beam Construction Performance of Bolted Connection in Western Hemlock
UBC Faculty of Forestry Wood Science Department
2014 Sign in to view this report Wood Building Systems