Credit: 1 AIA LU/HSW
By the end of the course, you will be able to do the following:
- Discover several case studies where sustainable projects were designed but unable to be built due to client challenges, design flaw, or economic impact.
- Assess the process used to determine how mass timber could be integrated more feasibly into projects that were successfully built.
- Explore how mass timber became accepted as law in 2019 by the ICC as a material of choice for Type 4c, Type 4b, and Type 4a buildings.
- Examine the use of mass timber (specifically CLT) in a variety of projects designed for aesthetic benefit, occupancy comfort, and building safety of the occupants.