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CSC Vancouver Chapter – Mass Timber Framing and the Building Code
April 12, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Construction Specifications Canada Vancouver Chapter – Mass Timber Framing and the Building Code
Andrew Harmsworth is the Fire Engineer responsible for the fire safety design for both Tallwood House at Brock Commons, UBC, an 18-storey mass timber building, currently the tallest in the World, and for Terrace House, a 19-storey residential building in Coal Harbour with the upper 7 storeys in exposed mass timber.
Mr. Harmsworth will describe the approach to assessing and demonstrating that each of these buildings provides the level of safety required by the Building Code as well as upcoming tall wood projects based on the 2020 National Building Code approach.
Date: April 12, 2018
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Sandman Hotel, 180 West Georgia Street, Vancouver
Cost: $38 / $48
Learning Units (LUs): 1 Core LU
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