The mass timber movement is gaining momentum as experts across the United States and the world choose to leverage wood’s strength, durability, cost effectiveness and renewability. Innovative wood products such as cross-laminated timber and glulam, along with evolving building codes, are enabling architects, designers and engineers to construct wood buildings that meet the needs of both owners and occupants. The efficiency of these building materials, in terms of both cost and construction, have made wood a material of choice across a wide variety of buildings types, including commercial, institutional and industrial construction.
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