Upcoming Association Events
Join us for an evening of networking and interactive presentations highlighting design and construction practices using engineered wood products and mass timber systems.
Date: Wednesday October 24, 2018
Time: 5:30 - 9:00 pm (Doors Open at 5:30 pm)
Location: Shawn & Ed Brewing Co., 65 Hatt Street, Dundas, ON ( http://lagershed.com/ )
6:00 - 6:45 PM – Current Wood Building Projects in Ontario by Jack Keays, MSc (Fire Safety Engineering), P.Eng., Principal , Canada - Vortex Fire Consulting Inc.
In this presentation Jack will speak about current wood projects including the recently approved eight storey wood building at 77 Wade Avenue, Toronto, ON., the restoration of a wood building in Cambridge, ON., and mass timber and wood design considerations for Designers and Specifiers.
6:45 - 7:30 PM - Extending the Lifecycle of Wood of Wood Buildings Through Design, Coating and Maintenance Planning by Sjoerd Bos - Managing Director at the Sansin Corporation.
In this presentation Sjoerd, Managing Director at Sansin, will review design decisions that lead to maximum durability when using wood, discuss the role of coatings to combat the most common weathering and biological decay factors, and show project examples where design and coatings come together to maximize wood’s performance.
7:30 - 8:15 PM - The Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship Education Centre: Canada’s First Seven Petal Living Building Challenge Project presented by Craig Applegath DIALOG Principal and Project Architect and Daria Khachi DIALOG Principal and Structural Engineer.
In this presentation Craig and Daria will talk about some of the important design strategies as well as the important challenges that DIALOG faced in designing a Seven Petal Living Building. This building is also a mass timber building using a combination of glulam and CLT structural systems to provide for structural, roof, and wall systems. Daria will explore some of the key issues related to designing a mass timber building.
8:15 - 9:00 PM – Mass Timber Industry Update by Dominique Briand CEO of Structure Fusion.
In this Presentation Dominique will discuss the mass timber market structure growth, new technologies. Dominique will share his vision of the current status of the Mass Timber Industry and its future.
This event is generously sponsored by:
Vortex Fire - Structure Fusion
This event is a joint venture of:
CSC Hamilton/Niagara Chapter
Hamilton/Burlington Society of Architects
If you are interested in presenting at a CSC Hamilton/Niagara Meeting, please contact Jeff Sokol for dates and pertinent information