Today’s building codes recognize wood’s safety and structural performance capabilities and allow its use in a wide range of building types. This includes multi-family, educational, commercial, industrial, retail, public, recreational and institutional buildings.

Research and testing continue around the world to explore the opportunities and limits of mass timber and hybrid building products and systems. reThink Wood values and endorses research that pushes boundaries and helps shift perceptions about building with wood. From stress test results and material comparisons to product advancements and the latest innovations, you’ll find everything you need to choose wood with confidence.

Visit the Research Library for the latest research on:

  • Acoustics and Vibration
  • Environmental Impact
  • Fire Safety
  • Mass Timber
  • Codes
  • Connections
  • Wind
  • Cost
  • Seismic