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. 

Click here to request a password. If you are experiencing technical difficulties, email info@bcfii.ca.

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
Application of Analysis Tools from NEWBuildS Research Network in Design of a High-Rise Wood Building
NEWBuildS
2015 Wood Building Systems
In-Situ Testing at Wood Innovation and Design Centre Floor Vibration, Building Vibration, and Sound Insulation Performance
FPInnovations
2015 Performance
Assessment of Combustibility Parameters of Structural Composite Lumber
FPInnovations
2014 Performance
Summary Report; Survey of International Tall Wood Buildings
FII and BSLC
2014 Wood Building Systems
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
Evaluation of Bolted Connections in Douglas Fir and Western Hemlock
UBC Faculty of Forestry Wood Science Department
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
Assessing the Flammability of Mass Timber Components: A Review
FPInnovations
2014 Performance
Improving the Performance of Penetrating Stains on Douglas Fir and Western Red Cedar
UBC Faculty of Forestry Wood Science Department
2013 Sign in to view this report Performance
Adaption of a Fire Risk Index Method to Canadian Mid-Rise Residential Buildings
FPInnovations
2013 Performance