Monthly Archives: September 2016

See the Tallest Wood Building (18 Stories) Rise in 2 Minutes

  The Brock Commons residence hall at the University of British Columbia has become the latest world’s tallest wood-framed building.  The 18-story, $39 million tower is a hybrid mass timber structure designed by Acton Ostry Architects.  More than 400 students will move in when the tower is completed in September 2017.     Wood construction started… Read more »