Mass Timber in North America – Expanding the Possibilities of Wood Building Design (Online Version)

This course is intended for architects and engineers seeking current information on mass timber, including products, research related to structural performance and life safety, and available resources.

It answers common questions regarding strength, fire protection, and durability, and highlights examples of mass timber buildings in different occupancy groups to illustrate both design trends and the extent to which mass timber has captured the imagination of North American building designers.