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Canada supports innovative hybrid timber floor systems
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Canada supports innovative hybrid timber floor systems

Canada is advancing toward net-zero through innovations in forestry and construction. The increased demand for renewable building materials is transforming design and architecture from coast to coast to coast. This transformation includes innovations in the combination of cross-laminated timber (CLT) and post-tensioned concrete. Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Natural Resources, has announced a combined Government of...

Fed funds Mass Timber Modular System Project
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Fed funds Mass Timber Modular System Project

The Canadian government has announced it is providing over $110,000 to the Mass Timber Modular System Project led by EllisDon. The contribution is funded through the Green Construction through Wood program, which encourages greater use of wood in construction projects and supports Canada’s transition to a low-carbon economy. “Mass timber presents Canada with a significant opportunity...