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Wood has been around for a millenia, but it’s still young at heart. It’s making headlines, and for good reason. Wood is transforming the design and construction landscape, inspiring remarkable creations, and changing the way we think about this time-tested building material. Consider this your source for wood wisdom and all things timber, including news updates, CEUs, project profiles, and more.

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Calgary Central Library
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Globeville Affordable Housing & Library

Mass Timber-Built Affordable Housing Complex Takes Inspiration from Denver’s Once Industrial District

Chicago-based architect John Ronan turned to prefabricated cross-laminated timber (CLT), combined with corrugated-metal panels, to design a new project that brings 173 affordable residential units and a 10,000-square-foot library to Denver’s emerging Globeville neighborhood.

Globeville Affordable Housing & Library
Photo Credit: John Ronan Architects


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