UNBC helps B.C.’s wood building industry hit new heights

B.C. to build a 53 metre wooden building, 18 storeys tall, making it the tallest wooden structure in Canada.

As the world moves toward decarbonization, wood as a building material for highrises and even bridges is gaining in popularity because concrete and steel production generates a considerable amount of greenhouse gases. Moreover, wood sequesters carbon.

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