AWC’s Lori Koch and special guests Levi Huffman (D.R. Johnson Wood Innovations) and Iain MacDonald (TallWood Design Institute) participate in a panel discussion on Cross Laminated Timber (CLT). Covering the introduction of CLT into US standards, through current state-of-the-practice, and delving into ongoing efforts in research to help guide the future of CLT construction. This panel provides a high-level discussion of the progress in mass timber construction in the US to this point and highlight exciting ongoing work in both industry and academia.
- Gain awareness of current US codes and standards related to cross-laminated timber
- Discuss concepts that can assist designers in developing more effective CLT designs
- Learn about state-of-the-practice CLT manufacturing in the U.S.
- Discuss ongoing research and collaboration that will help shape the future of CLT construction
Equivalencies: 1.5 Hours of Instruction = 0.15 Continuing Education Units (CEU) = 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH) = 1.5 Learning Units (LU) (no HSW)