Mass Timber

Mass Timber’s Carbon Impact
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Though mass timber offers many benefits over traditional building materials, its renewable nature and negative carbon impact are perhaps the most exciting. Turning trees into timber emits fewer greenhouse gases than the manufacture of traditional building materials like steel and concrete. That alone is a carbon benefit. However, it’s the carbon that is removed from…

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mass timber market in canada and beyond
Mass Timber Market in Canada and Beyond
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In our recent blog introducing mass timber, we shared why we are excited about mass timber and why it has such great potential to transform the built environment. Today, we would like to talk about where the industry is today: what does the mass timber market look like, what barriers are preventing further growth, and…

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What is Mass Timber and Why Should Canada Lead the Industry?
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When we talk about a bold new green technology that could radically transform our society, the mind goes first to renewable energies, biodegradable plastics, electric vehicles. But one of today’s most exciting green technologies is also one of humanity’s oldest: wood. Timber used to be humankind’s primary building material, until concrete and steel took center…

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