Technical/Environmental Research

You can search below for reports that relate to each topic area. While some research is available for anyone to download, some is only available to B.C. companies, trade associations or research institutions, which require a username and password. 

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Also, to access a comprehensive library of technical research compiled from around the globe, visit the Think Wood research library.  

Title Author Datesort ascending Reports Area
Fire Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber Panel-to-Panel Joints
FPInnovations
2015 Performance
In-Situ Testing at Wood Innovation and Design Centre Floor Vibration, Building Vibration, and Sound Insulation Performance
FPInnovations
2015 Performance
Shell Structures in Wood - Technical Research and Testing Final Report
UBC
2015 Wood Building Systems
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
Case Studies of Risk-to-Life due to Fire in Mid- and High-Rise, Combustible and Non-Combustible Buildings Using CUrisk
NEWBuildS and Carleton University
2015 Performance
Review of Building Code Approaches for Podium Structures - Western US Examples
FP Innovations, Geoff W. Triggs
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
Field Measurement of Vertical Movement and Roof Moisture Performance of the Wood Innovation and Design Centre Instrumentation and 1st Year's Performance
FPInnovations
2015 Performance
Advanced Methods of Encapsulation
FPInnovations
2015 Performance
Field Monitoring of Hygrothermal Performance of a Wood-Frame House in the Lower Mainland of BC Built to the Passive House Standard
FPInnovations
2014 Performance