Technical/Environmental Research

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Title Authorsort descending Date Reports Area
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
Study of 8 Storey Heavy Timber Buildings of Group D Occupancy
GHL Consultants
2012 Wood Building Systems
Study of 6 Storey Wood Frame Buildings of Group D Occupancy
GHL Consultants
2012 Wood Building Systems
Risk Analysis and Alternative Solution for Three- and Four-Storey Schools of Mass Timber and/or Wood-Frame Construction
GHL Consultants
2019 Wood Building Systems
Wood, Well-being and Performance: The Human and Organizational Benefits of Wood Buildings
Graham Lowe
2020 Environment / Green Building / Certification, Technical/Environmental Research
2018 Customer Market Acceptance Research - Executive Summary
Leger: The Research Intelligence Group
2018 Technical/Environmental Research
Application of Analysis Tools from NEWBuildS Research Network in Design of a High-Rise Wood Building
2015 Wood Building Systems
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
Mass Timber Influencers
2018 Wood Building Systems, Engineered Wood Products
Embodied Carbon of Buildings and Infrastructure - International Policy Review
Ryan Zizzo, Joanna Kyriazis, Helen Goodland
2017 Environment / Green Building / Certification