Technical/Environmental Research

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Title Author Datesort ascending Reports Area
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
Seismic Analysis of Wood-Frame Buildings on Concrete Podium
FP Innovations, Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd.
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
Considerations for Detailing the Closure Penetration and Gypsum Fire Separation Wall Interface
FP Innovations, GHL Consultants Ltd.
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
Guideline on Building Code Approaches for Podium Structures
FP Innovations, Geoff W. Triggs, Equilibrium
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance
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
Fire Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber Panel-to-Panel Joints
2015 Performance
Shell Structures in Wood - Technical Research and Testing Final Report
2015 Wood Building Systems
Application of Analysis Tools from NEWBuildS Research Network in Design of a High-Rise Wood Building
2015 Wood Building Systems
In-Situ Testing at Wood Innovation and Design Centre Floor Vibration, Building Vibration, and Sound Insulation Performance
2015 Performance
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